Community Conversation on Regional Competitiveness: June 23, 5:30 p.m.

On Tuesday, June 23 from 5:30-8:00 p.m. at the Loudermilk Center in Atlanta (40 Courtland St. NE, Atlanta, GA 30303), the region is coming together to dive into the challenges and bright spots in our region’s economic competitiveness. This Community Conversation on Regional Competitiveness is part of the overall Atlanta Regional Competitiveness Initiative.

Craig Lesser, Managing Partner, Pendleton Group, and Chairman, Atlanta Regional Competitiveness Initiative, and Dan Chapman, writer of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s Atlanta Forward series, will begin the conversation with a discussion of what is going well in the region and what challenges we still face.

A response panel will follow, moderated by Carol Sbarge of WSB-TV, and comprised of Dr. Rajeev Dhawan, Director of the Economic Forecasting Center at Georgia State University; Dr. Dan Kaufman, President, Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce; and the Hon. Stacey Abrams, Minority Leader, Georgia House of Representatives. Hala Moddelmog, President and CEO of the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce, will wrap up the discussion with insights gained from the ChooseATL campaign – a marketing campaign designed to promote our region by getting at the heart of what makes our region unique.

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