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State of the Region Conference Website

State of the Region website

The annual Appalachian Ohio State of the Region Conference brings public officials, economic development experts, business and organizational leaders and others to Ohio University each year to discuss different issues related to economic growth in rural Southeast Ohio. 

The event is part of the Ohio University’s Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration (EDA) University Center project. The Voinovich School University Center is a joint project with Bowling Green State University which collectively serves 59 rural Ohio counties: 32 Appalachian counties and 27 counties in northwestern Ohio.

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