Come hear local Columbus experts discuss how they are approaching and solving the pressing issues of job creation, economic development, business services, and innovation in a difficult economy. You'll also have the chance to network with other professionals who share your passion for active sustainability and ask the panel all your questions regarding economic development.
As an extra bonus to YPC members, you will have the opportunity to meet with the three panelist before the event. Don't miss your chance to hear firsthand from some of the city's economic development leaders how they approach their job and the difficult economic environment.
5:30 - 6:00 pm: YPC members have the opportunity to meet the panelists and talk to them directly as well as network with other young professionals
6:00 - 7:30 pm: Panel discussion and Q/A session
Andrew Ginther, President, Columbus City Council
Patty Huddle, Vice President of Existing Business Services, Columbus Chamber of Commerce
Denny Hall, Interim Director, Ohip BioProducts Innovation Center
Mike Shelton, Sustainability Manager for The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company's Government Affairs Program
Presented in partnership with:
Ohio BioProducts Innovation Center, http://bioproducts.osu.edu/home
OSU Undergraduate Economic Society, http://web.econ.ohio-state.edu/ues/
Ohio Agriculture Research & Development Center, http://oardc.osu.edu/
OSU Net Impact, http://www.osunetimpact.org/
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To submit a question for the panel, please visit: https://sites.google.com/site/ecoforum241/