2019 Impact Ohio Akron Regional Conference

Tuesday, April 23
11:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Quaker Station at the University of Akron

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

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

11:00 AM - 11:45 AMRegistration, Networking & Lunch
11:45 AM - 12:00 PMConference Welcome
  • Jennifer Flatter, Chief Executive Officer, Impact Ohio
  • Dr. Matthew Akers, Public Liaison, Office of the President, The University of Akron and Assistant Director, Ray C. Bliss Institute of Applied Politics
  • Grace Wakulchik, Chair-Elect, Greater Akron Chamber and President & CEO of Akron Children’s Hospital
12:00 PM - 12:30 PMLuncheon Address
12:30 PM - 12:45 PMRecognition of Elected Officials and Sponsors
12:45 PM - 1:45 PMEffective Economic Development and Elevating the Regional Economy

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1:45 PM - 2:00 PMNetworking & Coffee Break
2:00 PM - 2:15 PMPriorities & Plans for Ohio's 49th Treasurer of State
2:15 PM - 3:15 PMCreating a Culture of Civility in a Divided Society

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3:15 PM - 3:30 PMPRIORITIES & PLANS FOR OHIO'S 51st SECRETARY OF STATE
3:30 PM - 4:30 PMImproving Childhood Experiences to Improve Communities

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5:00 PM - 7:00 PMGreater Akron Chamber of Commerce Reception (Additional Registration Required)

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