News From Terre Haute, Indiana

May 29, 2011

Collaboration plans economic impact workshops


Special to the Tribune-Star

---- — A series of Regional Economic Impact Workshops will be offered this summer by the Indiana Economic Development Working Group.

Elected officials, community and economic development professionals, and business and civic leaders may want to attend one of these workshops that will feature important topics such as: “Understanding Your Regional Economy,” “Measuring Economic Impact” and “Best Practices Impacting Economic Vitality.”

The workshop schedule includes:

• Indiana State University, Terre Haute, Thursday

• Ball State University, Muncie, June 8

• Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, June 28

• University of Southern Indiana, Evansville, July 19

More workshop dates and locations are anticipated. For more information or to register, visit cms.bsu.edu/About/AdministrativeOffices/BBC/Training/EconomicImpact

Workshops.aspx.

The Indiana Economic Development Working Group is a collaborative partnership that includes the Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs, Indiana Economic Development Corp., Association of Indiana Counties, Indiana Association of Cities and Towns, Indiana Economic Development Association, Ball State University, Indiana State University, Indiana University, Purdue University and University of Southern Indiana.