LaunchTN: Start-up Policy Workshops

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LaunchTN: Start-up Policy Workshops

November 18, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

November 18 at the Knoxville Entrepreneur Center (click here to register)

During the session, attendees will gain an overview of what qualifies as a local, state, or federal issue; learn how to engage with policymakers to advocate for their business; and meet with regional policymakers to tell their story. The agenda is as follows:

1 p.m. – Introductions: What do you hope to gain from today?

1:15 p.m. – Issues identification: What challenges can policy help solve? What level of government do these issues relate to?

2 p.m. – How to engage: What do you do when you’ve got a policymaker’s ear?

2:45 p.m. – Break

3 p.m. – Policymaker roundtables: Small group discussions with regional policymakers, rotating every 20 minutes.

4 p.m. – Closing remarks


November 18, 2019
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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