May 9, 2014

Advancing Talent, Opportunity & Prosperity: The Madison Region’s Economic Development, Diversity & Leadership Summit

Presented by:  MadREP & ULGM
Location:  Monona Terrace Community & Convention Center, Madison, WI   (1 John Nolen Drive, Madison, WI 53703)
Time: 7:30am-4pm

In a first-of-its-kind collaboration, the Madison Region Economic Partnership (MadREP) and the Urban League of Greater Madison (ULGM) host a joint event for Madison Region business and community leaders focused on economic development, diversity, and leadership.

The day-long Summit will be a solution-oriented event, rooted in MadREP’s Advance Now Strategy for economic growth and ULGM’s efforts to transform our communities into the Best in the Midwest for everyone. 

The Summit will feature several esteemed speakers, including:

  • Joel Kotkin—a renowned author and internationally-recognized authority on global, economic, political and social trends
  • Ken Salazar—former U.S. Secretary of the Interior and U.S. Senator who brings a broad background as a lawyer, farmer, and small business owner
  • Maria Campbell—previous Corporate Director of Diversity for SC Johnson who is now a consultant on diversity and inclusion practices as a key driver for business growth and empowerment.

Register and view more information at

Early bird rates (by April 28): $199 Full Day Summit & Luncheon | $99 Government/Nonprofit Rate
After April 28:
$249 Full Day Summit & Luncheon | $119 Government/Nonprofit Rate

Sponsorship and group rate benefits are also available. Email Ed Lee for details.

See you at the Summit!