Basic Economic Development

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Upcoming Course Offerings

2017 Annual Basic Economic Development
3330 Knapp-Sanders
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
July 24 - 27, 2017

$650

$650.00
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A block of rooms located at Courtyard by Marriott Chapel Hill at the Federal Gov. Rate of $115.00/night.

Reservations must be made prior to 6/23/16

Reservations may be made by calling the Hotel directly at: 1-919-883-0700 Toll Free at: 1-800-321-2211

Guest must ask for the Basic Economic Development 2017 when they call in.

This hotel also has a shuttle to assist with getting guest to and from the School.

Holiday Inn Express - Basic Economic Development

A block of rooms has been set up at the Holiday Inn Express Chapel Hill with a special rate of $79. The rate includes a full deluxe hot breakfast and Wi-Fi. To reserve a room online please click the link Basic Economic Development. To reserve a room by phone call the hotel @ 919 489 7555 and provide the name "Basic Economic Development". To receive the special rate reservations must be made no later than July 5, 2017.

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Course participants who cancel their registration on or before July 09, 2017 will receive a full refund. Those who cancel on or before July 16, 2017 will receive a full refund, less a $25 cancellation fee. No refund will be made for cancellations made after July 16, 2017. All cancellations must be submitted in writing, as outlined in the School’s cancellation policy.

This annual course provides intensive instruction on the fundamentals of economic development practice. It is a four-day introductory training course designed for economic development professionals employed by public, civic, or private development agencies and individuals new to the field. It is also appropriate for more experienced professionals seeking to update their skills. The course is a comprehensive educational experience that integrates theoretical and practical perspectives on economic development and provides participants with the background needed to organize, plan, and implement economic development activities and programs.

 

Additional information: 
  • Attendees: Economic development professionals employed by public, civic, or private development agencies and individuals new to the field.
  • Certification: The course is accredited by the International Economic Development Council and counts toward the CEcD certification for professional economic developers.

 

A block of rooms located at Courtyard by Marriott Chapel Hill at the Federal Gov. Rate of $115.00/night.

Reservations must be made prior to 6/23/16

Reservations may be made by calling the Hotel directly at: 1-919-883-0700 Toll Free at: 1-800-321-2211

Guest must ask for the Basic Economic Development 2017 when they call in. 

 

This hotel also has a shuttle to assist with getting guest to and from the School.

Recurring: 
This course is offered periodically.

Faculty Coordinators

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Associate Professor of Public Administration and Government
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Associate Professor of Public Law and Government
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Lecturer in Public Law and Government
2016 44th Annual Basic Economic Development Course Agenda
Jonathan Q. Morgan
For questions regarding course details, please contact the program manager.

Faculty Coordinator

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919.843.8176
Program Manager
For questions regarding course content, please contact the faculty coordinator.

Faculty Coordinator

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Associate Professor of Public Administration and Government
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