2021 Educational Webinar Opportunities

Jan 1, 2021 | Uncategorized

OEDA educational webinars are offered throughout the year.  Discounted packages are available for packages of 4, 5, or 6 of the webinars listed below (excluding the Impact Series webinars).  You may choose the package option on the registration page of a webinar listed below, and more information is provided regarding registering for additional webinars in your package.  See additional information on any the webinar registration page.

Please note:  If you are joining/renewing your membership now and are paying by check, please email our office before you attempt to register for any events.  Our database administrator will need to update your member status before you may register at the member rate, while your payment is pending.
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Impact Webinar Series

Understanding the impact of economic development projects and incentives is critical to making informed decisions. The OEDI Impact Series will provide an in-depth, practical, and hands-on look at three techniques in impact analysis, in three half-day sessions.

Single webinars for the Impact Series are $129 for members with the special member discount, and $159 for non-members.  Join and Save and Multiple Webinar Packages are also available!  Visit any of the webinar links below for full details!

All Sessions 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

  • Economic Impact Analysis———————————————————————– January 22, 2021
  • Fiscal Impact Analysis—————————————————————————- February 22, 2021
  • ROI and Gap Analysis—————————————————————————– March 8, 2021

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ED Tools Webinar Series

Communities utilize Ohio’s economic development incentive programs to attract and retain businesses in their regions. The Tools Series will provide an in-depth look at best practices for Ohio incentive programs.

Single webinars are $69 for members with the special member discount, and $99 for non-members.  Join and Save and Multiple Webinar Packages are also available!  Visit any of the webinar links below for full details!

All Sessions 9:30 – 11 a.m.

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Utility Webinar Series

Key partners in the practice of economic development are the companies who meet basic infrastructure needs for business location and development. The Utility Webinar Series will provide in-depth look at each of the key infrastructure partners.

Single webinars are $69 for members with the special member discount, and $99 for non-members.  Join and Save and Multiple Webinar Packages are also available!  Visit any of the webinar links below for full details!

All Sessions 9:30 – 11 a.m.

  • Natural Gas——————————————————————————————- June 14, 2021
  • Electric————————————————————————————————– July 26, 2021
  • Community Solar———————————————————————————– August 16, 2021
  • Water ————————————————————————————————– September 20, 2021
  • Broadband——————————————————————————————- November 1, 2021

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Focus Webinar Series

In-Depth look at programs to enhance the economic development profession and Ohio’s communities.

Single webinars are $69 for members with the special member discount, and $99 for non-members.  Join and Save and Multiple Webinar Packages are also available!  Visit any of the webinar links below for full details!

All Sessions 9:30 – 11 a.m.

Visit any of the webinar links above for full details!

 

 

OEDA Professional Development Programs are made possible through the generous support of our Annual Investors!

 

Each webinar provides 1.5 hours or 3. 5 hours (for the Impact series) of elective credit for the Ohio Certified Economic Developer (OhioCED) credential.  Initial certification requires 24 hours of elective credit within three years. Once certified, an OhioCED must complete 16 hours of approved continuing education each year to maintain their credential.  For more information click HERE.

 

AICP members can earn 1.5 hours or 3.5 hours (depending on the length of the webinar) of Certification Maintenance (CM) credits for each individual webinar.  More information about AICP’s CM program can be found at planning.org/cm.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Port Authority Celebrates Award-Winning SBDC Member

(Wilmington, Ohio) The Clinton County Port Authority is pleased to congratulate David Riggs, Director of the SBDC at Miami Regionals, for being named Ohio’s SBDC State Star in 2021.

America’s SBDC, the national association that represents the nationwide network of Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs), annually recognizes one outstanding SBDC employee from each of its 62 members. This outstanding employee exhibits exemplary performance, makes a significant contribution to their state or regional SBDC program, and shows a strong commitment to small business. Using a peer-based selection process, the Ohio SBDC network selected David Riggs for Ohio’s SBDC State Star.

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Tiffin Foundry and Machine to invest in new machinery and equipment

Tiffin Foundry and Machine has announced it will purchase new machinery and hire more staff with assistance from a $50,000 JobsOhio Inclusion Grant. Tiffin Foundry has eight employees in Tiffin, and has an additional operation in North Ridgeville, Ohio.

JobsOhio’s grant, secured with assistance from the Regional Growth Partnership, will support a planned $321,923 in machinery and equipment upgrades and three new jobs. In addition, Tiffin Foundry and Machine worked with Tiffin-Seneca Economic Partnership and OhioMeansJobs – Seneca County on other potential incentives to support the company’s growth.

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