Our annual meeting is a chance for leaders from conservation, farming, forestry, tourism, and community economic development to meet, reconnect, and discover new ways to work together. At this gathering, you’ll hear from partners about recent successes and emerging opportunities to advance our vision of rural prosperity
Attendance is free, but you must register by Monday, December 3.
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 9:00AM – 2:30PM
Phillips Market Center
117 Ballard Ct.
West Columbia, SC 29172
AGENDA AT A GLANCE
9:00-10:00 PM - Networking with Exhibitors and Continental Breakfast
10-10:30 PM - Welcoming Remarks & Introductions
10:30-11:15 PM - South Carolina’s Place-based Tourism: An inclusive, holistic framework for identifying and capitalizing rural communities’ cultural assets
11:15-12:00 PM - Protecting South Carolina’s Small, Family Farms: Connecting farm business to the thriving local food movement
12:00-1:30 PM - Networking Lunch
1:30-2:15 PM - Rural South Carolina: Opportunities for inclusive & sustainable economic development
2:15 PM - Closing Remarks