How Market Industry Reports Drive Memphis’s Economic Growth

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Our upcoming webinar, “How Market Industry Reports Drive Memphis’s Economic Growth,” will show how the Greater Memphis Chamber uses Market Industry Reports as a game-changing tool to attract and retain businesses in the Memphis MSA. This presentation will explain how these reports help showcase Memphis’s industry clusters, including Advanced Manufacturing, Automotive, Supply Chain & Logistics, […]

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Elevating Equity in Economic Development: An Inclusive Recovery Toolkit Tour

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New Growth Innovation Network (NGIN) is wrapping up their two-year Inclusive Recovery Initiative by sharing their lessons and insights in the Inclusive Recovery Toolkit. The Inclusive Recovery Initiative, with collaboration from the National Association of Development Organizations (NADO) Research Foundation, was a national program supporting Economic Development Organizations (EDOs) and Districts (EDDs) in embedding inclusive […]

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Use Data to Help Practitioners Learn Inequities Without Saying “Equity”

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Education and workforce development professionals are no strangers to training programs that emphasize equitable practices. However, few will say that they reviewed disaggregated data that is meaningful to them and reflected on their practices with researchers and peers. In this session, participants will learn how nearly 400 community college instructors reviewed course-level data with researchers […]

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C2ER State Chapter Presents Using JOLTS Data

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Tamara Mickle and Skyla Skopovi from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) will be sharing updates to Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS) data and JOLTS data usage best-practices. Their presentation will include how to access the data, data presentation, and example analysis of states. Presenters: Tamara Mickle, Economist in JOLTS, Office of Employment […]

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Coffee Chat: Emerging Technologies

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Learn why and how David Giguere helped initiate the Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC) Emerging Technologies Roundtable, the challenges the group faces, and the importance emerging technologies will continue to play in how we think about economic development. Covering topic areas ranging from Artificial Intelligence to Food and Agriculture, the roundtable is comprised of subject matter […]

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Climate and Resilience in the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law

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This presentation will focus on some of the new climate and resilience provisions in the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL) with an emphasis on how they provide opportunities and funding for MPOs. Special focus on the Carbon Reduction Program, the PROTECT Formula Program and the National Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Formula Program. Presenter: David D’Onofrio, Environmental Protection […]

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CERP Presentation Regional Sector Dossiers – Developing Annual FAQs for Multiple Audiences

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PowerPoint Presentation In response to repeatedly fielding similar questions from multiple internal departments, the research team of the Allegheny Conference on Community Development developed an annual sector dossier template for key industry sectors for the Pittsburgh region. Creating the dossiers allows salient information to be gathered, analyzed and distributed in one mass effort, thus giving […]

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