Rural Community and Economic Development Conference
The Annual Rural Community and Economic Development Conference is the premier networking and resource-sharing venue for community and economic leaders and rural stakeholders. The annual conference brings together community and economic developers, elected officials, state and federal agency representatives, citizen leaders, and community-oriented individuals to learn from and strategize with one another about community and economic development; thus, making a difference in rural Illinois.
Save The Date!
The Illinois Institute for Rural Affairs will host the 35th Annual Rural Community and Economic Development Conference in conjunction with the Governor’s Rural Affairs Council chaired by Lt. Governor Julianna Stratton and Rural Partners on February 28 & 29, 2024 at the Abraham Lincoln Hotel, Springfield, Illinois.
More details coming soon!