GFW Inc. Economic Development Summit
- Indiana Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch.
- Dr. Michael Hicks, director of the Center for Business and Economic Research at the Ball State University.
- Ann Lathrop, executive vice president of global investments for the Indiana Economic Development Corporation.
- Mayor Scott Fadness, City of Fishers.
7:30 – 8:30a – Registration/Breakfast
8:30a – 8:45a – Welcome: John Urbahns, Greater Fort Wayne Inc., CEO
8:45a – 9:45a Session 1: Entrepreneurship
9:45a – 10:00a – Break
10:00a – 11:00a Session 2: National, State & Local Econ. Dev. Policy & Outlook, Mike Hicks
11:00 – 12:00p Session 3: Indiana’s Business Development Plan, Ann Lathrop
12:00p – 12:45 – Lunch
12:45 – 1:45p Session 4: Regional Public University Growth
1:45p – 2:00p – Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch
2:00p – 2:15p - Break
2:15p – 3:00p Session 5: Why Housing Matters
3:00p – 3:45p – Session 6: Housing Panel
3:45p – 4p – Closing: John Urbahns
4p - 5p – Cocktail Social sponsored by Upstate Alliance of Realtors