'The MEDA Winter Conference provides the opportunity for legislative and business leaders to discuss priorities for the upcoming year,' said Lawrence F. Twele, CEcD, MEDA President.
Annapolis, Md. (PRWEB) December 12, 2013
Governor Martin O’Malley will deliver the keynote address at the Maryland Economic Development Association (MEDA) 2014 Winter Conference, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014 at the Governor Calvert House in Annapolis, Md. The conference will provide a legislative outlook on economic development issues facing the General Assembly.
“The MEDA Winter Conference provides the opportunity for legislative and business leaders to discuss priorities for the upcoming year,” said Lawrence F. Twele, CEcD, MEDA President. “We have a great lineup of speakers, including some of Maryland’s top business leaders and elected officials, who will provide an insider’s perspective on the 2014 legislative session.”
Sean M. Looney, Vice President, State Government Affairs of Comcast, will moderate the Maryland Business Leadership Report, where we’ll hear from some of Maryland’s top business leaders, including: Donald C. Fry, President/CEO, Greater Baltimore Committee; Kathleen T. Snyder, President/CEO, Maryland Chamber of Commerce; and James C. Dinegar, President, Greater Washington Board of Trade.
Attendees will hear a Maryland legislative outlook from elected officials, including Michael E. Busch, Speaker of the House; Thomas V. (Mike) Miller, Jr., President of the Senate; Nicholaus R. Kipke, House Minority Leader; and David R. Brinkley, Senate Minority Leader. Lawrence F. Twele, CEcD, will moderate the legislative outlook session.
All attendees are invited to a roundtable discussion with Secretary Dominick Murray of the Maryland Department of Business & Economic Development.
The conference will take place from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information about the 2014 MEDA Winter Conference, please visit http://www.medamd.com.
MEDA enhances the knowledge and skills of its members and encourages partnerships and networking among those committed to bringing jobs and investment to Maryland. In addition to quarterly conferences, members have access to opportunities, discounts and scholarships for professional development, and can participate in awards programs that recognize the best economic development projects or programs, redevelopment projects or programs, and marketing efforts in the state of Maryland.