2022 ACDS Conference

Register here.

(Registration increases to $125 after March 18th.)

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​Sponsorship Opportunities

If you would be interested in serving as a sponsor of the event, please click here for details on sponsorship levels and benefits received, including free registrations.

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Award Nominations

Nominations will be accepted through February 28th, 2022 for awards in the categories of Innovative Community Development Program/Project; New Professional, Community Development Achievement; Distinguished Service to ACDS; and Friend of ACDS. Click here for more information and the nomination form.

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THANK YOU TO OUR 2022 CONFERENCE SPONSORS:

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Agenda

8:00 a.m.           Registration & Breakfast Begins

8:30 a.m.           ACDS Annual Meeting

9:00 a.m.           Welcome

9:15 a.m.            State of the State with Roby Brock

10:30 a.m.          Futures Simulation with UCA Center for Community and Economic Development

12:00 p.m.          Lunch and ACDS Awards

1:00 p.m.            Reimagining Workforce Development in Rural Communities (panel - details coming soon)

2:30 p.m.           Arkansas Creative Economy – Sandy Martin, Northwest Arkansas Economic Development District

3:30 p.m.           Closing Remarks