BY EMMA PEPPER, DIRECTOR OF STRATEGIC NETWORK COMMUNICATIONS, THE HUB
Spots are going fast for the Small Communities, BIG Solutions conference. The event looks at economic and community innovation in Southern West Virginia and is hosted by the Alliance for Economic Development of Southern West Virginia, West Virginia Community Development Hub and Coalfield Development.
Small Communities, BIG Solutions will be held at BridgeValley’s Advanced Technology Center, located at the West Virginia Regional Technology Park in South Charleston, on Monday, November 18, 2019.
The second annual conference will be an opportunity to share best practices, discuss southern West Virginia successes, explore opportunities that exist in the region and develop new connections and partnerships. A wide array of topics will be discussed by state, federal, community, educational and industry leaders. Some discussion topics include: southern West Virginia’s successes and opportunities; Addiction, Recovery and Reentry; Workforce Development; Education; and Innovation and Entrepreneurship.