By ND Commerce Department
The Main Street ND Summit scheduled for Feb. 12 and 13, 2018 in Bismarck will be streaming some portions at www.MainStreetND.com.
The live streamed portion of the event on February 12 will include:
10:15-11:15 a.m. Welcome Keynote - Governor Doug Burgum
11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Start with Why - Lt. Governor Brent Sanford
12:30-1:30 p.m. Luncheon Keynote: Charles Marohn: Strong Towns
This event will bring together local and national community development experts and advocates to share best practices and engage community leaders, entrepreneurs and students in envisioning North Dakota future.
The two-day interactive summit will showcase community projects that build culture and grow vibrant communities; infrastructure projects with in-fill and historic revitalization; and workforce development and educational programs.
The North Dakota Department of Commerce, along with representatives from Governor Doug Burgum’s team, have been hosting meetings with leaders from cities across North Dakota over the past several months receiving updates on the region’s needs and providing information regarding state development programs.
The Main Street Initiative is focused on three pillars of economic success: a skilled workforce; smart, efficient infrastructure; and healthy, vibrant communities to help North Dakota compete in a 21st century economy in which rapid technological advancement is changing every job, industry and organization.
For more information or to register for the Main Street Summit, visit www.MainStreetND.com.