• Economic Development Summit 2019: Innovating the Future

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    Name: Economic Development Summit 2019: Innovating the Future
    Date: April 17, 2019
    Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM CDT
    Registration: Register Now
    Event Description:
    6th Annual      


    "Innovating the Future"
    What are the jobs of the future? How can we use technology to help in our offices and everyday life? What does the future workplace and workforce look like? Find our more when you attend the Midway Chamber's 2019 Economic Development Summit, Innovating the Future.  Hear directly from other business leaders on how Minnesota and the Midway can best position itself for future growth.

    Peter Frosch became CEO of Greater MSP in March, where he is responsible for leading the glocal strategy for economic development and job creation for the Minneapolis-Saint Paul region. Hear his insight on why the Twin Cities is a great place for companies to invest their future.
    Breakout sessions to include topics such as workforce, business technology, innovative infrastructure/space design, safety, housing and placemaking.

    Alula made news this year when they announced they were moving from Hudson to the Midway. The smart security solutions company will move into 68,000 square feet at the Midway Innovation Center and expects to create 135 jobs over the next three years. Our Summit will conclude with Alula CEO Brian McLaughlin explaining why they chose the Midway neighborhood.

    At the conclusion of the Summit, stay for the social reception! Appetizers and one drink provided.

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    Media Sponsor:
    Surly Brewing
    520 Malcolm Ave. SE
    Minneapolis, MN 55414

    Parking is available in the lot at Surly. Closest light rail stop is the Prospect Park station.
    Date/Time Information:

    Date: Wednesday, April 17, 2019
    Surly Brewing
    520 Malcolm Ave. SE
    Minneapolis, MN 55414

    1-4 p.m. Summit
    4-5 p.m. Social Reception

    Member Pricing
    $50 for members
    $75 for non-members

    **Luncehon passes can be used for the entire event**

    ***Please note: Cancelations must be received three days in advance to receive a full refund, substitutions are welcome.  Reservations made within 24 hours of the event will be charged an additional $10
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