• Community Economic Development Symposium

    Putting the Community in Community Economic Development

    The Community Economic Development Symposium is a one-of-a-kind event brings together professionals from business, government, and nonprofit organizations to address issues of community economic development. The 2016 symposium will focus on three specific areas: jobs and economic development, housing, and community safety. More information on speakers and sessions will be posted closer to the event.


    Date: Friday, April 29, 2016

    Time: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    Location: Hamline University, Saint Paul campus, Anderson Center

    Registration form and information will be available soon. 

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