Haas Center

Fall ​Forum 

The ​Haas ​Center ​Fall ​Forum ​is ​a ​half-day ​event ​​curated ​by ​the ​University ​of ​West ​Florida's ​Haas ​Center ​and ​the ​Division ​of ​Research ​and ​Strategic ​Innovation. ​Our ​goal ​is ​to ​bring ​together ​bright ​minds ​and ​exciting ​vendors ​to ​give ​data-driven ​talks ​to ​a ​diverse ​audience ​of ​economic ​developers, ​business ​and ​non-profit ​leaders ​and ​staff, ​and ​community ​members. ​Forum ​attendees ​will ​leave ​with ​a ​clear ​sense ​of ​how ​to ​use ​data ​to ​better ​tell ​their ​story. ​

Agenda for Fall Forum on September 26, 2019:

8:30 ​- ​9:15 ​am ​ ​​Keynote ​Breakfast, ​DEO ​Director, ​Ken ​Lawson
9:30 ​- ​10:15 ​am ​​​Session ​One:  ​
Issues ​in ​Higher ​Education 
Regional ​Economic ​Modeling, ​Inc. ​(REMI)
Dr. ​Michelle ​Horton, ​Interim ​Assistant ​Vice ​President, ​Online ​Innovation ​
​and ​Director, ​Complete ​Florida ​| ​Division ​of ​Research ​and ​Strategic ​
​​Innovation, ​UWF
10:25 ​- ​11:15 ​am ​ ​ Session ​Two:
​Issues ​in ​Economic ​Development
​Jennifer ​Hackman, ​Economic ​Modeling ​Specialists, ​Inc. ​(Emsi)
11:30 ​- ​1:00 ​pm ​ ​  ​​Lunch ​Keynote: ​To ​Be ​Determined

Fall ​Forum ​registration's ​normal ​rate ​is ​$150, ​though ​the ​Early ​Bird ​rate ​of ​$125 ​will ​be ​available ​until ​July ​1, ​2019. ​

Census ​Business ​Builder ​Workshop ​is ​available ​for ​$25. ​

If ​you're ​interested ​in ​both ​events ​please ​note ​that ​they ​must ​be ​registered ​for ​separately. ​However, ​once ​you ​complete ​one ​registration ​and ​save ​your ​profile ​information, ​you ​are ​able ​to ​quickly ​and ​easily ​complete ​the ​registration ​of ​the ​second. ​

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