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Business in Motion Forum - Staffing Shortages in South Georgian Bay

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Event Name: Business in Motion Forum - Staffing Shortages in South Georgian Bay
Event Date(s): October 19, 2017
Location: Collingwood
EVENT_TIMES: 11:45am-2pm
Website: Click here to visit
Description: About Business in Motion Forums
South Georgian Bay's business spirit is alive and well. Let's work together to keep it going! These forums are designed to help organizational leaders get involved in shaping future opportunities through dialogue and action with other community leaders.

This Forum’s Focus:
1) Identify ideas that address issues related to:
Staffing Shortages in Southern Georgian Bay
2) In particular the forum will focus on 2 key challenges the South Georgian Bay Regional Labour Supply Task Force has identified as leading causes of this issue:
Attainable accommodation
Affordable transportation

Forum Agenda
11:30 Registration opens
11:45 Seating and serving of light plated lunch
12:00 Opening remarks by Savanna Myers, Manager of Economic Development, Grey County
12:05 Introduction to the Pro-action Café conversation model by Christy Deere,Experiential Learning Facilitator, Leap 2 Learn
12:10 Pro-action Cafe - 3 rounds of guided community conversations including ‘report-backs’ to audience
1:55 Closing remarks
2:00 Forum ends formally however conversations can continue

What’s In It For You
1. This forum is designed to inspire ideas and identify collaborative opportunities for business and organizational leaders in Southern Georgian Bay...from entrepreneurs to Presidents, CEO's and HR VP's of larger companies.
2. In a very short time, get immersed into ideas and perspectives on key strategic issues
3. A chance to meet people with similar challenges and share ideas in a fast moving networking environment

The importance of this event is underlined by regional organizations taking guiding roles at the forum, including Simcoe and Grey Counties, the Town of Wasaga Beach, the Town of The Blue Mountains, the Town of Collingwood, Zeifmans accounting and consulting, The Centre for Business and Economic Development, the Small Business Enterprise Centre, Dunn Capital Corporation, Ace Cabs, Georgian Triangle Development Institute, Share the Road Cycling Coalition, Wasaga Beach Chamber of Commerce and Westin Trillium House, Blue Mountain.

The forum will feature a fast moving set of conversations using the Pro-action Café model facilitated by Christy Deere, Experiential Learning Facilitator at Leap 2 Learn.

Buy Your Tickets Now!
Only $30 including lunch.
Seating is limited and tickets WILL NOT be available at the door.
Registration opens at 11:30am, followed by lunch and the program starts at 12 noon sharp.

Thu,19 October 2017
11:30 AM – 2:00 PM 
LOCATION: Marlwood Golf and Country Club, 31 Marlwood Avenue, Wasaga Beach