DC is already known for its well-educated workforce, Federal government resources, friendly environment for women entrepreneurs, and a growing reputation for socially-oriented business. But how is DC doing on diversifying its labor force and job pool? How can the District better support and sustain entrepreneurship? What can we learn from those pushing forward DC’s innovation ecosystem and building momentum for the impact economy? 

Join the Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning & Economic Development in partnership with the DC Chamber of Commerce on May 19th at 9:00 AM for the Economic Intelligence Roundtable: A Focus on Inclusive Innovation at the IBM Center for Cognitive Government.

Jeannette Chapman, Deputy Director & Senior Research Associate in the Stephen S. Fuller Institute will be the keynote presenter, along with panelists from key labor market sectors and the innovation & tech economy including Jen Mellon, Trustify; Lisa Brown Alexander, NonProfit HR; and Jessica Graham, CISCO .

More speaker announcements are forthcoming but space is filling up fast! Please register in advance by going to  http://inno.bcodev.net/event-list/
#innoMAYtion is Mayor Bowser's month-long initiative showcasing how ideas from local entrepreneurs and innovators are making the District a global model for inclusive innovation