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|2016 VEDA Fall Conference Details|
Join VEDA members and guests for the 2016 Fall Conference in all the splendor and beauty that is the Omni Homestead Resort in Bath County, Virginia, home to the world-famous Hot Mineral Springs, on September 21- 23rd, 2016. The Fall Conference will expand upon VEDA’s framework for 2016, Leveraging Virginia’s Value Proposition by highlighting the importance of Placemaking at this unique destination.
Although Placemaking is continuously redefining itself within the technology driven 21st Century, the model arguably remains the most powerful tool to attract investment in many of our communities. This conference will challenge you to rethink your existing assets, and diversify your development strategies to inspire and promote well-being across multiple spheres. Now more than ever, Virginia must build on its core strengths in order to compete for investment in today’s global economy. Expect this forum to challenge you to approach the concept of Placemaking through a new lens, prompting you and your professional colleagues to transcend these challenges.Please update your calendar and reserve your room today, paying close attention to the exciting pre-conference activities ranging from golf on the spectacular Old Course, Sporting Clays and tailored professional development opportunities. Join us in celebrating the resilience of Virginia’s economy, and the unique qualities that offer our communities a competitive edge.
Jenny Carter, Virginia Community College System
CANCELLATION POLICY Last day to register online is Friday, September 16, 2016. No cancellations or refunds after Friday, September 16, 2016. Cancellations prior to Friday, September 16, 2016 will be assessed a $25 cancellation fee.
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