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Webinar – State of the Community: Economy

Local and state economic development leaders discuss the current state of our economy and their thoughts on what recovery might entail. View webinar here. Panelists include: David Barker Member of the Iowa Board of Regents, Partner in Barker Companies, and former...

Webinar – Preparing to Thrive in a Post-Pandemic Business Climate

COVID-19 has created serious disruption to normal business operations, and those companies who proactively anticipate the future market conditions and adjust their models accordingly will be at an advantage. Julie Zielinski with the EDC discusses how to identify these...

Webinar – State of The Community: Education

Local education leaders provide updates from our school districts, the University of Iowa, Kirkwood Community College, and ACT. Panelists include: • Rod Lehnertz // Senior Vice President, University of Iowa • Lori Sundberg // President, Kirkwood Community College •...

Webinar – Cyber Security: What You Need to Know

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced small businesses to get creative with how to stay productive while also ensuring the safety of employees, families, and communities. This webinar will help guide you through some of the unique issues you might face while your workforce...

Webinar – State of the Community: Arts and Culture

The Iowa City Area Community is known for arts, culture, and signature community events. Leaders in these fields share short term plans and longer-term COVID-19 considerations for venues and gathering spaces and the role it may have on our larger economy.  View...

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Adopt-a-Health-Care-Worker

(Iowa City, IA) – December 1, 2020 – Health care workers in Johnson County have been working...