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Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Centers helps local businesses obtain government contracts.

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Johnson County Community Outlook Conference

Wednesday, October 12 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am • Organized By Gardner Chamber of Commerce
151 S. Cedar Niles Road, Gardner, Kansas 66030


Join Johnson County Business Professionals for an Economic Outlook Event.

Business and community leaders will talk about relevant economic issues that will impact local businesses and communities, including economic conditions, economic drivers for the state and regional economies, and general expectations over the coming months.  Topics will include labor demand, costs, wages, manufacturing, and real estate.  A local presenter will provide an in-depth analysis of the local economy.

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Included in the price of the conference is a subscription to the CEDBR forecast booklets ($100 value), which are in-depth publications and referece guides on regional and state-wide economic conditions in Kansas: Kansas Economic Trends (available at the event) and Kansas Economic Update (mailed in February).
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Hampton Inn Gardner
151 S. Cedar Niles Road
Gardner, Kansas 66030
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