2017 Toledo Regional

2017 Impact Ohio Toledo Conference

Friday, September 15
8:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Renaissance Toledo Downtown Hotel

In 2017, Impact Ohio will hold its first regional conferences. At the Impact Ohio 2017 Toledo Conference, key government officials, business leaders, and community members will attend to learn more about issues important to the city.

At the conference, attendees will hear first-hand from government leaders, political analysts, pundits, and policy experts on issues that affect their community.

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8:00 AM - 8:30 AMRegistration, Continental Breakfast and Networking
8:30 AM - 8:45 AMConference Welcome
  • Jennifer Flatter, Chief Executive Officer, Impact Ohio
  • Tim Greenwood, Of Counsel, Spengler Nathanson and Chairman, Toledo Regional Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs Committee
8:45 AM - 9:45 AMEmerging Smart Cities and Opportunities for the Region


  • Katherine Moline, Assurance Associate, CliftonLarsonAllen LLP and Vice Chair of EPIC Advisory Council


9:45 AM - 10:00 AMCoffee Break
10:00 AM - 11:00 AMA Conversation with Toledo's Mayoral Candidates



  • The top two vote getters in the mayoral primary
11:00 AM - 12:00 PMObservations from the Fourth Estate in the Age of "Fake News"


  • Doni Miller, Host, Bridges on WTVG 13abc and Chief Executive Officer, Neighborhood Health Association


12:00 PM - 12:15 PMBreak
12:15 PM - 1:30 PMLuncheon Address: Political Insight: The State of the Parties in Lucas County


  • Benjamin Brown, Vice President, Commercial Lines, USI Insurance and Leadership Fund Chairman at the Toledo Regional Chamber of Commerce


  • Joshua Hughes, Chairman, Lucas County Democratic Party
  • Mark Wagoner, Ohio State Republican Central Committee Member for the 2nd District

Our Sponsors

The Success Group
Toledo Regional Chamber of Commerce
The Blade
Ohio Democratic Party
Ohio Republican Party
First Energy
Mercy Health
Palmer Energy Company
Renaissance Toledo Downtown Hotel