Gov. Kevin Stitt and the Oklahoma Professional Economic Development Council (OEDC)
Governor's Economic Development & Workforce Summit
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August 12, 2019 - 8:30 a.m. to August 13, 2019 - 4:00 p.m.
Hilton Garden Inn & Conference Center | 2833 Conference Drive | Edmond, OK 73034
Book Your Hotel
A block of rooms has been reserved for August 11 to August 13, 2019. The special room rate ($99) will be available until July 19 or until the group block is sold out, whichever comes first.
Optional Events on Sunday, August 11
Join Us for a Round of Golf
Join your fellow OEDC Summit Attendees with a round of golf on Sunday morning at the beautiful Golf Club of Edmond.
- $50 per player
- Rate includes your round of golf, a cart rental, and the driving range
- Tee times from 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Each player will be responsible for their own transportation to and from the course. Proper attire required. SPACE IS LIMITED! Golf registration is separate from conference registration. To register for golf, click HERE. For driving directions, click HERE.
Annual Conference Welcome Reception at The Donald Betz STEM Research and Learning Center at UCO (Sponsored by AT&T)
Join us for the opening reception sponsored by AT&T as we kick-off the 2019 OEDC Economic Development and Workforce Summit. The reception will begin at 5:00 p.m. with opening remarks followed by an interactive tour of the STEM Research and Learning Center. Cocktails and hors 'd oeuvres will be available as you meet and mingle with fellow Summit Attendees. Transportation will be provided from the Hilton Conference Center to UCO for those interested. The reception will be followed by group dinners set up at three area restaurants (restaurant sign-up available at conference registration).
We will honor organizations and individuals for their efforts in creating positive change in both rural and urban communities, the best economic development programs and partnerships, and Oklahoma's most influential leaders in this industry.
Award recipients gain valuable publicity from their colleagues in the economic development field, media, and prospects. Raise the visibility of your organization; apply for an Excellence in Economic Development award today! Award application deadline is Wednesday, July 31 at close of business.
Click here for the Economic Development Professional of the Year Award application.
Click here for the Project of the Year Award application.
Questions? Contact Nicole Boyles at firstname.lastname@example.org
Showcase Your Company Through Sponsorship
The summit is an excellent opportunity for vendors and organizations to gain the publicity and brand recognition needed to stand out in today's competitive environment. Plus, your investment as a sponsor will enable OEDC to provide expert speakers from the economic development and leadership development fields. See sponsorship opportunities.