UT Opportunity Forum presents Incentivizing Equitable Sustainable Growth
Friday, February 6, 2015
The University of Texas at Austin
LBJ School of Public Affairs
Bass Lecture Hall, Room 2.104
Join us for this timely session on ensuring that economic development subsidies for companies contribute to equitable and sustainable growth in our region. The session will also explore how to make economic development subsidies more transparent and accountable. Greg LeRoy, the Executive Director of Good Jobs First, will provide a keynote address followed by an interactive panel discussion with elected officials and local economic development experts.
Registration: Attendance is free but seating is limited and an RSVP is required. Online event registration is available at:
Executive Director, Good Jobs First
Sarah Eckhardt, County Judge, Travis County
Kevin Johns, Director, Economic Development Department, City of Austin
Karin Richmond, Principal, Intelligent. Incentives., Inc.
Emily Timm, Deputy Director, Workers Defense Project
Dr. Michael Oden, Professor, Community and Regional Planning Program, UT School of Architecture