Symposium for 21st Century Economic Development

The Economic Development Administration of the United States Department of Commerce and Penn State University organized the Symposium for… read more

The Economic Development Administration of the United States Department of Commerce and Penn State University organized the Symposium for 21st Century Economic Development. The Symposium featured discussions on innovative strategies for economic development among business leaders, government officials, and economic development practitioners and researchers.

The speakers addressed key topics related to 21st century economic development including innovation, entrepreneurship, university-led economic development, regionalism, creating a 21st-century workforce, and the Strengtehning America’s Communities Initiative. The National Awards for Excellence in Economic Development was presented to best practice organizations. The event was held at the Ritz-Carlton Pentagon City.

During the luncheon keynote speech, Governor Barbour talked about reconstruction and economic development along the Gulf Coast following Hurricane Katrina. Following his remarks he responded to questions and comments from members of the audience. close

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Program ID:
188990-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Arlington, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 22, 2005
Last Aired:
Sep 23, 2005

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  • Sep 22, 2005 | 9:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 22, 2005 | 11:47pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 23, 2005 | 5:40am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 23, 2005 | 12:11pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 23, 2005 | 6:17pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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