Tuesday October 22nd 2019
Starting @ 8:00 am
L’Auberge Casino Hotel Baton Rouge 777 L’Auberge Avenue Baton Rouge, LA 70820View Website
Returning for a fourth year, the Statewide Economic Development Summit presented by Entergy will bring together economic development practitioners, the business community, elected officials, and thought leaders for two days focused on building a stronger economy. Discounted room rates are available for Summit attendees on a first-come, first-served basis the evening of Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at L’Auberge Casino Hotel. Accommodations are limited. Discounted room rate: $109 Hotel Reservations: 1-866-261-7777 Group code: RBRC19 Room reservations available until October 1, 2019 Pricing Prices will increase on August 2. Ticket pricing includes access to programming for both days of the Summit, the Gubernatorial Candidate Forum, and networking reception. Early Bird-Pricing (expires August 1) Individual two-day ticket: $180 Reserved table of 10: $1,800 Regular Registration (expires September 30) Individual two-day ticket: $220 Reserved table of 10: $2,200 Late Registration Individual two-day ticket: $260 Reserved table of 10: $2,600 Gubernatorial Candidate Forum Registration ONLY Individual forum ticket: $50 Agenda at a Glance Day One: October 22 New this year, the Summit will kick off with a day of breakout sessions and workshops for interactive problem solving and bench marking. Close out the first night with a Gubernatorial Candidate Forum and networking reception, complimentary for Summit attendees. Day Two: October 23 Anchored by a keynote address by Bruce Katz, author of The New Localism, the second day of the Summit will feature presentations, panels, and thought leadership on economic development issues impacting communities around the state.
Meaningful interaction and advocacy regarding small business policies and needs.