Utah Governor Spencer Cox and other leaders will address the Utah Valley Growth & Prosperity Summit at Utah Valley University (UVU) on October 28, 2021, hosted by the Utah Valley Chamber of Commerce, UVU, and Utah Leadership Council is hosted.
The all-day event, open to the public, takes place from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Noorda Center for the Performing Arts. Executives and stakeholders from business, government, education, and nonprofits will discuss critical aspects of economic growth and prosperity in the Utah Valley, including the economy, human resource development, transportation, infrastructure, water, housing, healthcare, natural resources and education.
“It’s no secret that Utah Valley is growing rapidly,” said Curtis Blair, president and CEO of the Utah Valley Chamber of Commerce. “There is no doubt that this is a great place to live and do business, but we need to be strategic in approaching our future. This summit will allow leaders and the general public from across the state to come together and discuss the resources and innovations that will keep the Utah Valley strong and enable everyone to thrive for years to come. “
A primary purpose of the summit is to create a coalition that will continue to point out ways to create inclusive growth and prosperity opportunities for those who live and do business in the Utah Valley. A signing of the Utah Growth and Prosperity Compact will take place at the end of the day.
Other speakers are Astrid S. Tuminez, President of the UVU; Curtis Blair, President and CEO of the Utah Valley Chamber of Commerce; Scott Barlow, CEO of Revere Health; Kyle Hansen, CEO of Utah Valley Hospital; many Utah County mayors; Dan Hemmert, executive director, Office for Economic Development of the Governor of Utah; and many more.
Gabriel Mayberry UVU Marketing
To sign up, go to http://uvsummit.com. Tickets for students wishing to attend in person are $ 10 with student ID. Virtual registration costs $ 15. Breakfast and lunch are included for those attending in person. Business casual attire and masks are recommended for those in attendance.