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Georgia Certified Economic Developer Program - Econ. Development Landscape

Thursday, March 4, 2021 to Friday, March 5, 2021

This class is virtual.

Event Details

Economic Development Landscape

March 4–5, 2021

Virtual live class

Pricing: $320


Economic development is a central theme for all communities – large, medium, and small, and urban, suburban, and rural.


In this core course, economic developers

·    explore their role in economic development

·    understand the roles of private and nonprofit entities

·    learn about strategies, tools, and best practices

·    identify their community’s assets

·    understand the economic development process and key components of an economic development plan

·    understand how their county fits into a larger economic region

·    identify regional partners and practice using some basic tools and approaches that can help a community develop its own economic development plan

For More Information:

Jennifer Nelson
Jennifer Nelson
EDFP, J.D. Public Service Assistant The University of Georgia - Carl Vinson Institute of Government (706)201-6095