REGISTER TODAY! THE GREAT LAKES CITIES SYMPOSIUM / GLED ANNUAL CONFERENCE October 2-4, 2003 An opportunity to participate in an international discussion of redevelopment strategies for Great Lake Cities and their waterfronts http://urban.csuohio.edu/forum/waterways/index.htm RESERVE HOTEL TODAY FOR REDUCED GROUP RATE!! (August 25th is the deadline for the $91.00 per night discount room rate at the Wyndham Hotel for Symposium participants; after August 25th, room rates will be $189.00) GREAT LAKES CITIES SYMPOSIUM OCTOBER 2 - 4, 2003 CLEVELAND, OHIO Cleveland State University, Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs, its Center for Economic Development and its Forum Program are organizing a Great Lakes Cities Symposium on October 2 - 4, 2003 in Cleveland, Ohio. The symposium will be held in collaboration with the Great Lakes Economic Development (GLED) group’s Annual Conference (October 2-3). Check our website for details (agenda, speakers, registration forms, hotels): Registration fee: $80.00 (Full conference) -Register online, or by phone: 216-523-7330 http://urban.csuohio.edu/forum/waterways/index.htm. The focus of the symposium will be the regeneration of Great Lakes cities and the economic impact of redeveloped waterfronts. We invite presentations on general urban economic development strategies as well. ROUNDTABLE TOPICS PRESENTLY SCHEDULED FOR OCTOBER 2-3 ARE: Brownfields and Waterfronts Brownfields - Environmental Insurance Changes in manufacturing: structural or temporary? Chicago River Corridor Development and Lake Calumet Clean Water, Healthy Communities Cleveland Lakefront Development Detroit River Clean Up & Economic Development Strategies Downtown Redevelopment Strategies Eco Tourism & Heritage Tourism Economic Development Benefits of Contaminated Sediment Cleanup in Waukegan Harbor Economic Development Potential of National Heritage Corridor Ferry Feasibility - Linking Cleveland to Canada Great Lakes Sustainability Hamilton, Ontario Harbor: Reclaiming the Water and Water's Edge Mahoning Valley - Post Industrial River Valley Redevelopment Northeast-Midwest Institute Great Lakes Mayors' Initiative Niagara Region - Buffalo River Redevelopment Public Perceptions of Toronto Waterfront Redeveloping the Riverfront: 50 Years of Waterfront Redevelopment in Downtown Pittsburgh Saturday, October 4th – Final Symposium Event WATERWAYS Public Forum: “The Regeneration of Great Lakes Cities and Their Waterfronts” Saturday, October 4, 2003, 9:00a.m. -12 noon; Levin College, CSU Free and Open to the Public; Registration required Check our website for details (agenda, speakers, registration): http://urban.csuohio.edu/forum/waterways/index.htm If you have any questions, please contact Rosemary Szubski, Forum Program Coordinator, at 216.523.7495.
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