About the NCW Regional Economic Forum

The NCWEDD hosts an annual gathering of regional experts and practitioners, and specialists from beyond the region to exchange ideas, learn about tools and strategies that can advance economic outcomes across the region, and challenge each other to think creatively and innovate solutions that respect the character of our communities while helping them progress and grow.


April 22, 2019

Campbell’s Resort on Lake Chelan


Call for Presenters and Facilitators

It’s time to share your most innovative and successful programs, campaigns, and best practices at the 2019 NCW Regional Economic Forum coming in April!

Proposals for 10 - 15 minute individual presentations, 45 minute panel presentations, or 90 - minute afternoon workshops are due by November 1, 2018. Selected presentations and workshops will be notified by January 8, 2019.

All presentation and workshop proposals should address the 2019 theme:
Fostering Inclusive Prosperity.

 One of many ways of envisioning inclusive prosperity

One of many ways of envisioning inclusive prosperity

REF19 Proposal Submission Instructions

We are seeking presenters and facilitators who offer insight, strategies and tactics, timely information and useful, hands-on resource materials along with relevant content and experiences that meet the high standards of our Forum participants. In session selection, priority will be given to sessions with NCWEDD members as lead or co-presenters/co-facilitators. We are not interested in sales pitches or presentations by individuals or companies that are designed to feature and promote specific products and services.

Please complete all the requested information on the Call for Presentations/Workshops form, clearly describe your session content, and carefully review and sign the NCWEDD Speaker Commitment Agreement.