Yale Economic Development Symposium

Date: Friday, February 15, 2019 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Yale School of Management

165 Whitney Ave., New Haven

The creation of equitable societies with a high quality of life at a global level is within our reach – and collaborative, inclusive economic development strategies are essential to achieving this goal. The 2019 Economic Development Symposium will explore the most exciting ideas and practices in the field today.

The Symposium is the Yale School of Management’s flagship economic development event, bringing together senior thought leaders, practitioners, and investors from think tanks, academia, government, international organizations, NGOs, and the private sector. This platform fosters debate and provides actionable recommendations on pressing economic development issues in emerging markets and the U.S. This year’s Symposium will highlight:

• Opportunity Zones
• The AmazonHQ Contest
• The Future of Work in the Digital Age
• Community Wealth Building
• Infrastructure Public-Private Partnerships
• Childhood Investment in the first 1000 Days
• Scaling Science
• Climate Resilient Development

Early Bird Tickets for students are just $10! Click here to purchase your ticket now: http://event-reg.som.yale.edu/signup/Economic-Development-Symposium-2019.

Stay tuned for speaker details, and see our webpage for additional information: https://eds-som.squarespace.com.

For event related inquiries please reach out to ali.lauzon@yale.edu.

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