2018 Upper Mississippi Main Street Conference

Main Street Iowa, Minnesota Main Street, and Wisconsin Main Street will present the 2018 Upper Mississippi Main Street Conference on October 23 – 25, 2018 in Winona, MN.

The Upper Mississippi Main Street Conference will gather professionals and volunteers involved in downtown and historic commercial district revitalization from the upper Midwest. General sessions and concurrent breakout sessions will occur throughout the two-day conference, as well as informational tours and networking opportunities.

Save the Date

REQUEST FOR SESSION PROPOSALS

If you have a high-quality presentation that would be appropriate for downtown/Main Street district professionals and volunteers, we urge you to consider submitting a session proposal. Topics to consider are initiatives to improve your district 365 days a year and 7 days a week with activities, creative placemaking, and revitalization strategies.

SESSION TYPES
We are anticipating 150 conference participants. Breakout sessions are 60 minutes long. We will accept session proposals that are educational presentations and/or panel discussions (no more than 4 participants per panel).

Learn more: Call for Session Proposals

TIMELINE
April 13, 2018: Proposals due online by noon
April/May, 2018: Notification of selection via e-mail
October 23-25, 2018: Upper Mississippi Main Street Conference in Winona, MN

Submit Session Proposal

 

QUESTIONS? CONTACT YOUR STATE COORDINATING PROGRAM
For Iowa – Terry Poe Buschkamp at terry.buschkamp@iowaeda.com or 515.348.6177
For Minnesota – Sarina Otaibi at sotaibi@mnpreservation.org or 320-262-9514
For Wisconsin – Errin Welty at errin.welty@wedc.org or 608-210-6832

 

Conference schedule and registration coming soon.


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