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Wednesday, May 27, 2020

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EDO Roundtable Part III: How Different Regions are Planning for COVID-19 Economic Recovery

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

As the COVID-19 pandemic unfolds around the world, we're seeing a variety of responses, strategies and responses from different regions. In this webinar, we'll hear from three different economic developers discussing how they have been working to meet and mitigate these unprecedented challenges. They will share what has worked for them, what they plan to change, and what they see taking place as they move forward into the recovery phase. Participants are encouraged to bring their own questions to share with our panellists.

We are delighted to welcome the following panelists to our discussion:

  • Daniel Silverman, VP, Foreign Direct Investment at Investissement Québec International
  • Megan Baker, CEcD, Fayette County Development Authority

WHAT WILL WE DISCUSS?

  • How different organizations have responded to the COVID-19 crisis
  • How local businesses are managing
  • Useful partnerships and cooperative initiatives
  • How to help businesses reopen and get back up and running
  • The state of site selection & business location inquiries
  • Key takeaway from their region's experiences during this pandemic
  • What do they wish they'd known/ done differently before COVID hit?
  • There will be a Q&A following the discussion

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