With one of the strongest innovation ecosystems in the world and over 7,000 manufacturers right here in Massachusetts, these two communities play an outsized role in the Commonwealth’s economy. Simultaneously, as an elected official, ensuring sustained and diverse economic development is one of the leading priorities that must be tackled and prioritized. During this presentation, attendees will hear:
- How manufacturing and innovation impact local economies;
- The importance of building a diverse workforce; and
- Ways that one can engage with their local elected leaders.