DAY ONE

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REGISTRATION


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WELCOME AND SUMMIT OVERVIEW

Jared Arnett, SOAR Executive Director


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BLUEPRINT GOAL WORKING SESSIONS

Opportunity for attendees to crowdsource ideas around blueprint aligned activities through facilitated sessions on each of the goals from the Blueprint for the Future of Appalachia. Participants will work within teams to come up with recommendations/activities that could move the blueprint forward. Choose from sessions on:

 

2:00 -3:00 PM

 

Broadband Expansion | Facilitated by Lonnie Lawson | Appalachian Wireless Arena Ballroom

Industrial Development | Facilitated by Chuck Sexton | Hilton Garden Inn Grand Ballroom (2nd Floor)

Small Business in the Digital Economy | Facilitated by Ryan Jones | Hilton Garden Inn FA Bailey Room (8th floor)

 

3:30 – 4:30 PM

 

21st Century Workforce | Facilitated by Jeff Whitehead | Appalachian Wireless Arena Ballroom

Healthy Communities | Facilitated Dr. Connie White | Hilton Garden Inn Grand Ballroom (2nd Floor)

Local Foods and Tourism | Facilitated by Seth Wheat | Hilton Garden Inn (FA Bailey Room (8th floor)

 

Presented By

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REGISTRATION, NETWORKING AND BOOTHS OPEN


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STARTUP APPALACHIA PITCH COMPETITION | APPALACHIAN CENTER FOR THE ARTS | OPEN TO EVERYONE


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RECEPTION (SEPARATE TICKET REQUIRED)

Presented By Alltech

Dueling Barrels Brewery and Distillery | 745 Hambley Blvd.

 

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NETWORKING

Appalachian Center for the Arts | 218 Second Street (No Ticket Required)