Community Development Deep Dive Webinar Series

Façade & Storefront Improvement: Case Study Analysis Thursday, January 15th, Noon-1 pm Overview: Part of our ongoing educational series on topics of interest to downtowns and commercial districts, this webinar features a presentation on the recently released results of a case study analysis on the impact of façade and storefront improvements on customer traffic and […]

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Exploring Entrepreneurship (e2) Webinars Announced by The Center for Rural Entrepreneurship

“Exploring Entrepreneurship” will be the focus of a 3-part webinar series offered by the Center for Rural Entrepreneurship out of RUPRI.  These are the folks that have brought us the Energizing Entrepreneurs curriculum.  The webinar is is well-suited for those looking for a comprehensive overview of entrepreneur-focused development options.  Click here for more details.  In the fall […]

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Broadband and Downtown Economic Development

Broadband and Downtown Economic Development with Andy Lewis, Center for Community Technology Solutions | UW-Extension View this webinar now from November 21, 2013, noon (CST) Improving Internet connectivity can help downtown businesses grow and compete more effectively.  Quality Internet availability and Wi-Fi access have helped businesses and entire districts build market share and operate more […]

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Placemaking and Downtown Successes in Oconomowoc Webinar

  Bob Duffy Economic Development Director, City of Oconomowoc May 16, 2013, noon (CST)   Placemaking is a central component in downtown economic development as it creates a vibrant atmosphere that attracts redevelopment projects. Oconomowoc provides excellent examples of placemaking at work including the city’s new community center, waterfront development, gateways, and “third-spaces.” Oconomowoc has […]

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Webinar Intro to North Central Region County Food Systems Profiles Online Portal – Feb 11, 2013

  WEBINAR ANNOUNCEMENT  Introduction to the North Central Region County Food Systems Profiles Online Portal Laura Brown and Anna Haines (University of Wisconsin)   February 11, 2013 (Monday)  1:00 PM – Eastern Time http://connect.msu.edu/ncrcrd About the webinar: The Food Systems Profile Portal Project was driven by a growing interest in food systems as a community economic […]

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State of the Plate – From Production to Public Health

This month CCED’s Laura Brown partnered with Family Living Specialist Amber Canto to present the “State of the Plate: Wisconsin’s food system from production to consumption” at the Wisconsin Local Food Network Annual Summit in Ashland, Wisconsin.  The presentation provides an overview of effective use of data in community education and highlights data available through […]

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Revitalizing Wisconsin’s Downtowns Webinar and Networking Series Archive Page

This web-based presentation series provides educational programming to support downtown and business district economic development. Six sessions are planned annually with high quality presentations by state and national experts. Participants who attend the webinars at a regional group site stay after the presentation for discussion and networking. Alternatively, individuals may login from their own location. […]

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