News Flash

Website News

Posted on: July 20, 2022

Inter-Region Visit Set for September

Monday email 20

There have been a number of ideas over the past decade that we have implemented in Manhattan that have come from our annual Inter-Region visits to other parts of the country. This year's event is set for Sept. 26 and 27. We will travel south to Oklahoma and make stops in Wichita, Oklahoma City and Norman to learn about key initiatives in those cities.
 
 This year's venture to Wichita will be the first in-state visit we have made as part of these trips. Sharla Meisenheimer and I have already had great conversations with the Wichita Chamber of Commerce staff and they couldn't be more excited about the opportunity to host you in their community. We will learn about their efforts in diversity (DEI), young professionals and military affairs.
 
 We will also get the opportunity to meet the "new" Wichita Chamber CEO, John Rolfe, and start building a relationship between our two organizations. We have more in common with the Wichita Chamber than you might think with our efforts to support Board of Regents universities and the military. After a brief stop in Wichita, we will visit the University of Oklahoma's Oklahoma City campus, then the next morning one of the more impressive career technology centers in Norman, Moore-Norman Technology Center. We will hear about entrepreneurship programming, skills-based training, site development, university economic development and workforce housing.
 
 We will end the tour on day two with a stop of the Wichita State Innovation Campus.
 
This year's event will be $395 and will include transportation, one night's hotel in Oklahoma City's Bricktown District and three meals. To register, please go here.

If you are interested in helping sponsor, contact Sharla.

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Website News

BizShowcaselogo2

Business Showcase on Wednesday

Posted on: August 8, 2022
Monday email 20

Nominate Business for 2022 Award

Posted on: July 5, 2022
2022-Manhattan-KS-Juneteenth-Freedom-Strength-Resilience

Black Entrepreneurs Gaining Momentum

Posted on: June 15, 2022
Monday email 20

Leader's Retreat Set This Week

Posted on: May 10, 2022
Monday email 20

Scorpion Biologic Services

Posted on: April 27, 2022
Monday email 20

Legislative Coffee Set Saturday

Posted on: April 12, 2022
Monday email 20

Visit Manhattan is hitting the road

Posted on: March 29, 2022
Monday email 20

Chamber Releases Local Policy Agenda

Posted on: March 21, 2022
Monday email 20

Chamber Partnering on Job Fair

Posted on: March 14, 2022
Monday email 20

Chamber releases 2021 Annual Report

Posted on: February 28, 2022
Monday email 20

Trio Wins Chamber Awards

Posted on: February 21, 2022
Monday email 20

Group Looks at New "Senior" Programming

Posted on: February 14, 2022
Monday email 20

Growth Imperative to Manhattan

Posted on: January 24, 2022