Thursday, October 26
8:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Quaker Station at the University of Akron
In 2017, Impact Ohio held its first regional conferences. At the Impact Ohio 2017 Akron Conference, key government officials, business leaders, and community members discussed issues important to the city.
At the conference, attendees heard first-hand from government leaders, political analysts, pundits, and policy experts on issues that affect their community.
|8:00 AM - 8:30 AM||Registration, Continental Breakfast & Networking|
|8:30 AM - 8:45 AM||Conference Welcome|
|8:45 AM - 9:45 AM||Observations from the Fourth Estate|
|9:45 AM - 10:00 AM||Coffee Break|
|10:00 AM - 11:00 AM||Opiates: New Solutions for Attacking the Epidemic|
|11:00 AM - 12:00 PM||Emerging Smart Cities & Opportunities for the Region|
|12:15 PM - 1:30 PM||Keynote Luncheon: Political Insight|
Remarks from Senate President Larry Obhof
Luncheon Address: Political Insight
The Success Group
The Greater Akron Chamber
Akron Beacon Journal
University of Akron
Ohio Democratic Party
Ohio Republican Party