Panelists for this event include Sandra Vargas, president and chief executive officer of the Minneapolis Foundation, and Frank Forsberg, interim director of Generation Next and senior vice president of Greater Twin Cities United Way.
The Critical Issues Forum is 7:30 - 9:30 a.m. on Friday, August 23 at the Radisson Plaza Hotel Minneapolis, 35 S. Seventh St., Minneapolis, 55402. This event is open to both members ($30) and nonmembers ($50). Pre-registration is appreciated.
Critical Issues is a four-part series that engages business leaders in thoughtful conversation about the future of this region. Moderated panel discussions with local experts identify opportunities for regional growth and issues affecting the business climate, workforce development and quality of life. Each forum includes time for discussion and a question and answer session.
Target is the presenting sponsor of the Critical Issues Forum. Series sponsors include Comcast, Mortenson Construction, Xcel Energy and Associated Bank. Event sponsors are the Minneapolis Foundation and Padilla Speer Beardsley. For more information, please visit www.minneapolischamber.org or contact Christine Levens at 612-370-9116 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The Minneapolis Regional Chamber of Commerce was founded in 1881 and works to create strong partnerships to unite and grow member businesses in the Twin Cities. The Chamber and its two affiliates, the Bloomington Chamber of Commerce and Northeast Minneapolis Chamber of Commerce, serve 1,500 businesses in the 11-county metro area and focuses on public policy, economic development and member services. More information about the Minneapolis Regional Chamber of Commerce is available at www.minneapolischamber.org.