Special Report Released
Over 300 people attended the event releasing Building on Our Assets: Economic Development & Job Creation in the East Bay. This special report is the culmination of an extensive examination of the dynamics of the East Bay economy in order to provide a basis for identifying the region’s opportunities and challenges for future growth. The project team conducted an in-depth analysis of employment, business, workforce, infrastructure, and land use characteristics, augmented with interviews with business executives. (http://eastbayeda.org/research_facts_figures/building_on_our_assets_2011_Report.htm)
Join a special workshop to promote cross-sector collaboration to improve the business climate, strengthen innovation clusters, enhance education and workforce training, and upgrade infrastructure and land use. This Strategic Planning Workshop (http://eastbayeda.org/east_bay_economic_development_alliance/Events/BuildingOnOurAssets12-5-11.html) is scheduled for:
Monday, December 5, from 8 am – 12 pm
Crowne Plaza Concord/Walnut Creek, 45 John Glenn Drive, Concord
Click here (http://eastbayeda.eventbrite.com/) for more information and to register.
A hardcopy of this report will available soon at the Fremont Main Library. Ask at the Reference Desk.