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TitleTaking Control of Our Future
Place nameUniversité de Hearst
Date start11.04.2013 11:00 (1534 Days Ago)
Date end11.04.2013 21:30 (1534 Days Ago)
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Taking Control of Our Future

A Day of Reflexion and Action

April 11, 2013 at Université de Hearst

 

The Hearst, Mattice -Val Côté and Area Chamber of Commerce is organizing a day on the future of our region. Many activities will take place during the day.

 

Activity Theme Speaker(s) Participants Fees
Presentation Importance of buying locally for our economy Michael Shuman Students Free
Forum A New Way to See Local Economic Development

Marc Bédard

Michael Shuman

Business people

Economic development officers

$20 per person

Free for students

Presentation Re-envisioning Hearst's Future Michael Shuman Open to all Free

 

Importance of buying locally for our economy

 

In the morning, Michael Shuman will make a presentation to students on the importance of buying locally for our economy. This presentation is free and will take place at the auditorium of Université de Hearst starting at 10:00 a.m.


A New Way to See Local Economic Development

 

In the afternoon, two presentations will be offered during a forum. Marc Bédard will discuss the principles of economic development in his presentation titled To Seduce or To Create: A Look at the Principles of Economic Development. In the second half of the forum, Michael Shuman will make a critique of the mainstream economic development policies and will present the benefits of local economic development in his presentation titled An Introduction to Local Economic Development. This forum will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Université de Hearst. The cost for the forum is of $20 per person except for students for who it is free.

 

Re-envisioning Hearst's Future

 

In the evening, Michael Shuman will discuss the three principles of local economic development by focusing on stories of communities that attended to these principles. This presentation will take place at the auditorium of Université de Hearst starting at 7:00 p.m. This presentation is free.

 

**Please note that the presentations will be in English.**

 

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