The Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber presents the Mahoning Valley Public Policy Conference on October 12, 2022. Local government officials will have the opportunity to brainstorm with their state associations, local & state government leaders, and Valley companies to address important public policy issues to develop best management practices to better serve their constituents.
9:00 – 9:45 - Registration & Networking
9:45 – 10:00 - Opening Remarks
10:00 – 11:15 - Panel Discussion, Q&A – Economic Development
11:15 – 11:30 - Break, Networking
11:30 – 12:30 - Ethics Training Session – CEU Credit Confirmation Letter Available
12:30 – 1:30 - Lunch - Keynote Speaker, John Carey, Director, Governor’s Office of Appalachia
1:30 – 1:45 - Break, Networking
1:45 - 3:00 - Panel Discussion, Q&A – Energy, Oil & Gas
3:00 - End of Day
3:00 – 5:00 - Reception – Hors D’ Oeuvres & Cash Bar
Panel Discussion Topics
(Panel Discussion) - Economic/Workforce Development - JobsOhio, Team NEO, Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber
The Mahoning Valley has a generational opportunity to grow the economy through direct foreign investment, reshoring manufacturing, and fixing the nation's supply chain. As site selector leads for mega projects pour in at a record pace, learn how businesses, local government, and education officials can play a critical role in aiding the growth of Economic Development in your area.
(CEU Training Session) - Ethics Training – Susan Willeke, Ohio Ethics Commission
CEU-eligible individuals can receive confirmation of the training post-event by contacting the Government Affairs office.
(Panel Discussion) – Energy – Encino Energy, Consumer Energy Alliance
Learn what local government and education officials can do to prepare for the continued success of the natural gas and oil industry in the Mahoning Valley.