2018 Regional Leaders Retreat

The Junction City, Manhattan and Wamego Chambers of Commerce came together once again for the annual 2018 Regional Leaders Retreat on January 19-20, 2018. Items discussed: regional issues relating to Market Street Research findings; Our region's future; Fort Riley; K-State; workforce; regional economic development and community updates, roundtable discussions and numerous networking opportunities.

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Greater Manhattan Project Bonus Session:
Greater Manhattan Project – Matt Crocker & Jim Gordon
Capital Crossroads – The Vision for Greater Des Moines & Central Iowa – Jay Byers

Architect & Urban Futurist – Cindy Frewen

Federal Reserve Bank – Jason Brown

K-State Career Services – Dr. Kerri Day Keller
KSU Career Center
Hire a Wildcat
College to Career Snapshot 

K-State Alumni Assoc. Career Services – Deb Rodenbaugh-Schaub

USO Pathfinder: Bridging the Gap Between Employers & Veterans – Crystal Bryant Kearns

Inter Region Visit Update – Cherlyn White-Conklin & Gail Urban

Community and Region Reports:
Wamego/Pottawatomie County Economic Development
Junction City
Flint Hills Regional Council
Metropolitan Planning Organization

Housing – Stan Longhoffer

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