North Carolina Business & Economic Development Summit
North Carolina’s businesses are a vital component of our national economy and must be afforded every opportunity to prosper, grow and create jobs. In an effort to give community leaders the opportunity to meet with federal government officials and discuss policies that affect our local economies, I invite you to attend the 2017 North Carolina Business & Economic Development Summit in Washington, D.C.
The 2017 Summit will be held on Monday, September 11 and Tuesday, September 12.
I am pleased to announce the 2017 Summit will be hosted by the North Carolina Congressional delegation: U.S. Representatives G. K. Butterfield (NC-01), George Holding (NC-02), Walter Jones (NC-03), David Price (NC-04), Virginia Foxx (NC-05), Mark Walker (NC-06), David Rouzer (NC-07), Richard Hudson (NC-08), Robert Pittenger (NC-09), Patrick McHenry (NC-10), Mark Meadows (NC-11), Alma Adams (NC-12), Ted Budd (NC-13), and U.S. Senators Richard Burr and Thom Tillis.
All events will be held in Washington, D.C. and the tentative agenda is as follows:
Monday, September 11th (Congressional Auditorium, Capitol Visitors Center)
12:45pm-1:15 Registration & Material Pickup*
1:20 – 1:30 Opening Remarks*
1:30 – 3:30 Presentations by Guest Speakers*
3:30 – 4:30 Government Leadership Panel*
4:30 – 6:00 North Carolina Delegation Congressional Briefing*
6:00 – 6:45 Networking Session*
Tuesday, September 12th (Congressional Meeting Room, Capitol Visitors Center)
8:00am – 8:30 Breakfast*
8:30 – 11:40 Presentations by Guest Speakers*
11:45 – 12:00 Closing Remarks*
*Times subject to change