2017 CEC Conference
   Oct. 4 - 5, 2017
Howell, MI

Join other like-minded communities as we learn programs and resources, share best practices and ideas, empower ourselves and others to assist entrepreneurs grow our local communities at the annual Connecting Entrepreneurial Communities (CEC) Conference brought to you by Michigan State University Extension.

Throughout this conference, you will have a chance to learn best practices from entrepreneurial professionals across the country. Twenty-four break-out sessions will be held in historical downtown Howell venues--all within walking distance. Wednesday evening includes a networking event where you will have the opportunity to continue the conversation with colleagues from both rural and urban communities.

Conference registration is $85, which includes breakout sessions, lunches, networking event, and keynotes speeches from local entrepreneurs Joe Parker, and Renee Chodkowski. Please register early! Late registration after September 24 is $100. Registration at-the-door is $125.

For more information on the Connecting Entrepreneurial Communities Conference in Howell, please visit http://msue.anr.msu.edu/program/cec/cec_statewide_conference

Conference Agenda


Michigan State University is committed to providing equal opportunity for participation in all programs, services and activities. Accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting the event contact two weeks prior to the start of the event. Requests received after this date will be honored whenever possible.

Contact Information

For more information, please visit http://msue.anr.msu.edu/program/info/cec .

For contact information of the planning committee members, please visit http://msue.anr.msu.edu/program/cec/contact_us.