Happy Holidays From the Northern Virginia Chamber!
Connected DMV COVID-19 Strategic Renewal Task Force Releases Report
Northern Virginia Chamber President and CEO Julie Coons serves with other regional leaders on the Connected DMV COVID-19 Strategic Renewal Task Force. The group includes top representatives from business, academia, non-profit and the public sector and was organized to chart a long term path forward for the regional economy. The Task Force released its report last week. In it, you will see recommendations for regional recovery not just in economic development but data protection, pandemic prevention and contact tracing, and economic resiliency. The Chamber strongly believes in regional solutions and is proud to help guide the work of the Task Force.
Virtual Rocket Pitch + Power Networking by CONNECTpreneur Investor Network
December 22nd | 11AM - 1PM
“Rocket Pitch + Power Networking” by CONNECTpreneur features 2 virtual networking sessions and a Rocket Pitch segment with exciting early stage companies. CONNECTpreneur events are cited as "The Best Networking Events in the MidAtlantic" by independent media as well as over 70% of surveyed past attendees.
This event will provide industry executives with insight into key market indicators economists are watching as signs of economic recovery continue to emerge. Unique to this year will be a deep dive into regional real estate indicators, and discussion on what the pandemic means for the commercial and residential markets. Don’t miss your opportunity to be in the know in the new year! Speakers for this event:
Luke Tilley, Chief Economist Wilmington Trust
Mark Looney, Partner Cooley LLP
Lisa Sturtevant, Chief Economist Virginia Realtors
William Collins, Executive Vice Chair Cushman & Wakefield
In 1970, Hogan Lovells was the first law firm to establish a stand-alone pro bono practice. Since then, our lawyers have devoted more than 2 million hours on behalf of pro bono clients and won more than 80 awards for these efforts. Join us in celebrating this 50th anniversary here.
What does the future hold for data centers as the world’s use of data evolves? Join a George Mason School of Business webinar on January 28th to learn about the leading technologies and trends that are shaping Northern Virginia’s data centers. Register here.
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