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. Details 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.