Events

Investing in Jobs and Infrastructure: Twin Keys for Metro Growth

11 Mar

WHEN:

11 Mar 10:00 am - 01 Jan 11:30 am

WHERE:

Washington Marriott Wardman Park

2660 Woodley Rd NW, Washington

PPI, Building America’s Future and the National League of Cities present an event centered on what policy makers can do to promote economic growth.  This event will feature speeches by leaders from across the nation as well as the presentation of recent PPI findings. The discussion hopes to highlight the need for further investment in technology and physical infrastructure as keys for growth and a prosperous economy.

Eventbrite - Investing in Jobs and Infrastructure: Twin Keys for Metro Growth

Keynote Speaker
Gov. Ed Rendell, Building America’s Future

Presentation of Findings
Tech Jobs, Opportunity and Metro Growth:
Michael Mandel, Chief Economic Strategist, PPI

Infrastructure Investment and Economic Growth:
Diana Carew, Economist, PPI

Investing for Growth: A Mayor’s Perspective
Ralph Becker, Mayor of Salt Lake City
Chris Coleman, Mayor of St. Paul
Mick Cornett, Mayor of Oklahoma City
Scott Smith, Mayor of Mesa
Moderator: Fawn Johnson, National Journal

 

Online registration is not available for this event.