2021 Summit Information

The 2021 Think Regional Summit will be a VIRTUAL event on April 23, 2021, due to concerns with the COVID-19 pandemic in Ohio.  At our event, we expect that Leaders and citizens from 15 Counties in Southwest Ohio will join us on line to discuss existing programs in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and their value to multiple areas of our community.

The Event Agenda is provided below.  The Event Fee is $20.  Registration and Fee payment can be made at

Please Register TODAY and join us on line on April 23, 2021, from 8:30am to 12:30pm.  We look forward to seeing you!


June 27, 2017 Work Session Info

The next Issue Action Group Work Session will be held on Tuesday, June 27 from 9am to 12pm.  We will be hosted by the National Issues Forum Institute Leadership team, including President-Emeritus Bill Muse, at the Kettering Foundation campus, located at 200 Commons Road, Dayton, OH. 

Our Agenda will be to discuss short term actions that we could take to facilitate the implementation of key recommendations from the 2017 Summit to Improve Skilled Workforce Development Outcomes.  That summary can be accessed at the link here.  In addition, we will review actions on the other Issue Action Groups identified in previous Summits.  Finally, we will preview our objectives and focus for the 2018 Summit, which will!  be providing the Transportation and Energy Infrastructure we need to support greater economic growth and improved quality of life in our region.

The work session is open to all concerned with these issues in Southwest Ohio.  Please RSVP by June 22 so we can provide a headcount to our hosts, to Shelly Abrams at  We hope to see you there!