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2019 Impact Ohio Southeast Regional Conference

Thursday, November 7

11:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

The Ohio University Inn & Conference Center

At the 2019 Impact Ohio Southeast Regional Conference, key government officials, business leaders, and community members will discuss issues important to the region.

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

Need a Hotel Room?

Do you need a room the night of the conference? If so, please use our room block at the Ohio University Inn where you'll find discounted room rates for Thursday, November 7.

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11:00 AM - 11:45 AMRegistration & Networking & Buffet Lunch Begins
11:45 AM - 12:00 PMConference Welcome
12:00 PM - 12:15 PMPRIORITIES & PLANS FOR THE OHIO HOUSE
12:30 PM - 1:30 PMExploring Infrastructure Needs in Southeast Ohio

Moderator

  • Dr. Jason Jolley, Professor and MPA Director at the Voinovich School of Leadership & Public Affairs

Panelists

  • Bret Allphin, Development Director, Buckeye Hills Regional Council
  • Jay Bennett, Public Service Director, City of Zanesville
  • Craig Butler, District Chief, Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Southeast District
1:30 PM - 1:45 PMNetworking & Coffee Break
1:45 PM - 2:00 PMPriorities & Plans for Ohio Secretary of State
2:00 PM - 2:15 PMRemarks from Ohio University's President
2:15 PM - 2:30 PMPRIORITIES & PLANS FOR OHIO'S TREASURER OF STATE
2:30 PM - 3:30 PMEconomic Opportunity and Elevating the Regional Economy

Moderator

  • Dr. Marsha Lewis, Associate Professor and Senior Associate Dean, Voinovich School of Leadership & Public Affairs

Panelists

  • Matthew Hammond, Executive Vice President, Ohio Oil and Gas Association
  • Sharon Hopkins, Director, Ohio University Procurement Technical Assistance Centers
  • Mike Jacoby, President and CEO, Appalachian Partnership for Economic Growth
3:30 PM - 4:30 PMCreating a Culture of Health in Appalachian Ohio
5:00 PM - 7:00 PMPost-Conference Reception at Peden Stadium

President's Box on the 4th Floor (200 Richland Ave, Athens, OH 45701)

Registration Required

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