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Rural Entrepreneurship Forum

Registration for this forum is closed.

Date/Time:   Thursday, July 20, 2017 | 3-5 p.m.
Friday, July 21, 2017 | 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Location: The Alluvian Hotel
318 Howard St.
Greenwood, Miss. 38930 (map it)

The Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis is pleased to support the third annual Rural Entrepreneurship Forum on July 20-21, 2017. Part of the Catalyzing Entrepreneurship and Economic Development (CEED) Initiative at the McLean Institute for Public Service and Community Engagement, the forum will bring together business owners, economic development professionals, academics and community stakeholders to discuss innovative ways to promote entrepreneurship opportunities in Mississippi. Speakers will include representatives from:

  • the Greenwood-Leflore-Carroll Economic Development Foundation,
  • Stennis Institute at Mississippi State University,
  • the Mississippi Development Authority, and
  • the St. Louis Fed.

Participation is free and registration is now open. For more information, please contact Lisa Locke at 502-568-9292 or