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IEDA Virtual Conference

  • Tuesday, June 16, 2020
  • 1:30 PM
  • Wednesday, June 17, 2020
  • 3:00 PM
  • Zoom


Registration is closed


June 16

 1:30 PM  Welcome
Keynote: Turning Obstacles Into Opportunities
Andrea Liebross, Andrea Liebross Coaching
 2:30 PM  Break
 3:00 PM  Session: The Automotive Industry After the Pandemic
As the automotive industry grapples not just with the coronavirus pandemic but also with economic fallout that could have a tremendous impact on vehicle sales, automakers, suppliers, and the communities that host automotive facilities face unprecedented challenges. This presentation will provide the latest information on the status of the automotive industry, as well as forecasts for vehicle sales and production amidst the fallout of the pandemic.
Bernard Swiecki, Center for Automotive Research
 4:00 PM  Mental Health Break
 4:30 PM  Session: Supply Chains & the Workforce in a Post COVID-19 World
Christine Chmura, Ph.D., Chmura Economics & Analytics
Kate Crowley, Baker Tilly
Ryan Holzhueter, Baker Tilly
Moderator: Jeremy Sowders, CEcD, Hoosier Energy
 5:30 PM  Dinner Break
 7:30 PM  Mixology Fun
 8:00 PM  Networking Reception

June 17

 10:00 AM Session: Budget Issues and Federal/State Update
Matt Eckerle, CIPMA, Baker Tilly Municipal Advisors, LLC
Graham Hill, Ice Miller
Mark Shublak, Ice Miller
 11:00 AM  Break
 11:15 AM Panel: Economic Development More Important Than Ever
Tim Eckerle, Grant County Economic Growth Council
Scott Kupperman, Kupperman Location Solutions
Kristie McKillip, Duke Energy
 12:15 PM  Lunch Break
 1:30 PM  Mental Health Break
 2:00 PM  Session: Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Mapping and Support
Jenny Miller, KCSourceLink
Dara Macan, SourceLink; University of Missouri – Kansas City
Moderator: Courtney Zaugg, CEcD, Plaka + Associates
 3:00 PM  Adjourn

Registration Fees

 Member  $75 
 Nonmember  $150

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