64th Annual Conference: Navigating Data for Economic Success

Pre-Conference Trainings: June 11, 2024
Annual Conference: June 12-14, 2024

Norfolk Waterside Marriott, Norfolk, VA

Economic and workforce development professionals! Make a tangible impact on your region by attending the event of the year – the 64th annual C2ER Conference! This year’s theme, Navigating Data for Economic Success, puts the power of data analysis front and center of your strategic planning.

Here’s what awaits you:

  • Actionable workshops: Gain practical skills through optional training sessions designed to elevate your expertise the day before the conference.
  • Inspiring keynotes: Hear from renowned thought leaders on the cutting edge of economic development research.
  • Collaborative roundtables: Connect with colleagues from across the country and share best practices.
  • Networking opportunities: Build valuable relationships with peers and industry leaders who share your passion for economic development.
  • Recognize Awardees: Celebrate the achievements of your fellow researchers and be inspired by their groundbreaking work.

Hurry — early bird pricing ends April 11! Secure your spot at the C2ER Annual Conference and invest in your future – and the future of your community. Register today!

Take your C2ER experience to the next level — highlight your successes and boost your branding by becoming a conference sponsor! For questions or sponsorship opportunities please contact Spencer Abrams at sabrams@crec.net.

COVID Policy for the event: C2ER follows CDC and local safety guidelines. We strongly encourage all attendees to be vaccinated.


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