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The Northwest Economic Development Games
What event lasts four days, combines learning, fun and food, reminds you of college, allows you to interact with Northwest colleagues and experts on the local level, gives you the big picture of economic development activities, and creates friendships and partners that could last a lifetime?.
If you said, "The Northwest Economic Development Games?", then you would be right.
On August 18-21 the 23rd annual economic development course will take place in Ellensburg, Washington. This course brings together some of the best consultants, practitioners and teachers in the Northwest to give their thoughts on how states and communities can establish a healthy environment that can lead to economic development. Over 1,500 people have graduated from this basic course and learned how to create wealth for their communities. This course is the only nationally accredited course in the Northwest from the International Economic Development Council and has been one of the top ranked basic courses in the country for years. What happens during the day in Ellensburg does not stay in Ellensburg. It multiplies into job creation, increased wealth, and strategic thinking for communities.
Brought to you by the Washington State Department of Commerce and Business Oregon, the course agenda, general information, andonline registration are available at www.commerce.wa.gov/nwedcourse. Space is limited so reserve your seat now.