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On Board Atlanta: An In Town Inter-City Visit


Monday, Oct. 10, 2016

Cobb Galleria Centre
7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Keynote Presentations
5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wine and Cheese Reception

Join us for an event of regional significance! On Board Atlanta is hosted by the Atlanta Regional Commission and the Regional Business Coalition to engage local civic and business leaders in a conversation on Atlanta’s future. This one-day event features presentations and panel discussions on building a winning community through civic engagement, economic development, infrastructure improvements, talent development and creating a sense of place.

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On the Agenda:

Welcome Presentation by Doug Hooker, Atlanta Regional Commission

Building Winning Teams by John Schuerholz, The Atlanta Braves

Building Winning Communities Through Civic Engagement, moderated by Sam Olens, Attorney General of Georgia

Building the Workforce of the Future, moderated by Sen. Lindsey Tippins and Irene Munn, General Counsel and Director of Policy, Office of the Lt. Governor

The Role of Media in Building Winning Communities, moderated by Maria Saporta, Atlanta Business Chronicle

The Sense of Place, the Collaborative Process and the Politics of Job Creation & New Investment, moderated by Craig Lesser, the Pendleton Consulting Group

Building Winning Communities – Infrastructure ,moderated by Tad Leithead, Cumberland Community Improvement District. Panelists: Mike Alexander, Atlanta Regional Commission and Joshua Waller, Georgia Department of Transportation

Metro Atlanta Transportation Infrastructure: A Winning Difference, moderated by Michael Paris, Council for Quality Growth. Panelist Keith Parker, MARTA

Education: Georgia’s No. 1 Priority by Lt. Governor Casey Cagle

More to Come!


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and the Metro Atlanta Community Improvement Districts.

For more information, contact the ARC/RBC summit coordinator and RBC board member, Slade Gulledge at 770-859-2322 or