Source: Central Louisiana Economic Development Alliance

The Central Louisiana Economic Development Alliance (CLEDA) has announced the agenda for the upcoming Statewide Economic Development Summit October 22-23, 2019, at L'Auberge Casino Hotel in Baton Rouge, LA.

The full agenda is available at

There will be presentations from national and local speakers spotlighting the best practices and big ideas for the future of economic development as well as a Gubernatorial Candidate Forum presented by Cornerstone Government Affairs, a business panel of athletes turned entrepreneurs, a networking reception, and more.

Event registration is available at Registration for the two-day Summit, which includes the Gubernatorial Candidate Forum, keynote presentations, and breakout sessions, is $260 for an individual ticket and $2,600 for a table of ten.

The Summit is presented by Entergy. Venue sponsor is L'Auberge Casino Hotel. Keynote sponsor is Central Louisiana Economic Development Alliance. Premier sponsors include Taylor Porter, Neighbors Federal Credit Union, and LED. Networking sponsors include Transformyx and Rural Jobs Coalition. Promotional sponsors include Greater Baton Rouge Business Report, Biz - Northwest Louisiana, and Louisiana Life Magazine. Supporting sponsors include Savage Services, SWLA Economic Development Alliance, EATEL, SLEC, GNO, Inc , One Acadiana, LEDA, NLEP, Port of South Louisiana, and LIDEA.

The Gubernatorial Candidate Forum powered by the SoLA Super Region Committee is presented by Cornerstone Government Affairs. Contributing sponsor is United Way of Southeast Louisiana.

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