Attend the 2017 Summit and help us effectively approach the key issues that driver economic and job growth.
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The 2017 Think Regional Summit features J.D. Vance, a Middletown, Ohio native and a best-selling author of Hillbilly Elegy, as keynote speaker. J.D. will speak to the challenges of building a stronger workforce via programs that seek to help workers displaced from traditional manufacturing an/or mining jobs.
Think Regional is about linking existing growth and development programs across the 15 counties in Southwest Ohio for Collaborative Action. We believe that Economic Investment in any area benefits Economic Growth in all areas. Click on the photo to get involved!
Phil DeVol is a co-author of the Bridges Out of Poverty, a framework for helping communities successfully reduce poverty. Phil will speak about successful models to: (a) move individuals to self-sufficiency; (b) reduce social costs of poverty; and (c) strengthen educational attainment and job skills,
Think Regional! believes that we can attract and retain more investment by collaboration across our region instead of competing in geographic silos. This will result in more economic development and job growth and a better quality of life for all areas across our region. Our next Think Regional Summit Day in April, 2017. But you can join our Issue Action Group work sessions on June 10, 2016 to help us make progress on our 6 Key Issues, where change will help us realize these goals. Details are on the Events page. Plan to come and help make a difference in our region!