Articles by: Matt Black

  • Development District Association of Appalachia Impact Brief

    Posted on: July 18th, 2012 by Matt Black

    The Development District Association of Appalachia (DDAA) (http://www NULL.ddaa-ldd NULL.org) had developed a new publication with the assistance of NADO. The Executive Summary of the report focuses on the role of the DDAA’s Local Development District in fostering regional strategies,...

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  • Development District Association of Appalachia Impact Brief

    Posted on: July 18th, 2012 by Matt Black

    The Development District Association of Appalachia (DDAA) (http://www NULL.ddaa-ldd NULL.org) had developed a new publication with the assistance of NADO. The Executive Summary of the report focuses on the role of the DDAA’s Local Development District in fostering regional strategies,...

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  • Noteworthy Models and Examples of EDA-funded CEDS

    Posted on: July 13th, 2012 by Matt Black

    During the past 18 months, NADO’s board of directors and staff have been discussing the future of EDA’s Economic Development District (EDD) program and the Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) planning framework and product.  This discussion is being driven by...

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  • 2011 Know Your Region Training

    Posted on: June 15th, 2012 by Matt Black

    Conferences 2011 NADO Annual Training Conference Regional CEDS and EDD Innovation Learning Lab (Part 1) Americana Salon 1 Growing Regional Innovation-Based Economies: The Kansas Opportunity Innovation Network This special workshop will explore an innovative partnership focused on increasing the number...

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  • 2010 Know Your Region Training

    Posted on: June 15th, 2012 by Matt Black

    Training Modules Below are links to the original Know Your Region training curriculum developed by Western Carolina University. Modules one through six are available in a narrated PowerPoint presentation. Click the appropriate link to view and listen to each module....

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  • 2012 Know Your Region Webinars

    Posted on: June 15th, 2012 by Matt Black

    2012 Webinar Training Series  Part 4: Creating Statewide Comprehensive Economic Development Strategies Understanding the need to align goals and opportunities into a single document, several State Associations have been collaborating to create Statewide Comprehensive Development Strategies that align community and...

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  • 2011 Know Your Region Webinars

    Posted on: June 15th, 2012 by Matt Black

    2011 Webinar Training Series Part 1: Mapping the Nation’s Regional Innovation Clusters The Cluster Mapping Project, spearheaded by the Institute of Strategy and Competitiveness at Harvard University, aims to provide policymakers and development practitioners across America with rich data and...

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  • 2010 Know Your Region Webinars

    Posted on: June 15th, 2012 by Matt Black

    2010 Webinar Training Series Part 1: Regional Economic Development Strategies for the 21st Century Presentation Slides Part 2: Taking Comprehensive Economic Development Strategies (CEDS) to the Next Level Presentation slides (http://kyr NULL.livepulsedev NULL.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/05/KYR-Part-2 NULL.pdf) Part 3: Pursuing Regional Innovation and...

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  • Statewide CEDS and Other EDD Innovations

    Posted on: June 6th, 2012 by Matt Black

    NADO delivered an installment of the Know Your Region program, funded by the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA), at EDA Seattle’s 2012 Regional Training Conference (http://www NULL.edaseattle NULL.org/) held in Portland, OR. NADO staff presented information on statewide CEDS initiatives,...

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  • Know Your Region Webinar: Creating Statewide Approaches to Comprehensive Economic Development Strategies (5/31/2012)

    Posted on: June 4th, 2012 by Matt Black

    Understanding the need to align goals and opportunities into a single document, several State Associations have been collaborating to create Statewide Comprehensive Development Strategies that align community and economic development, emergency preparedness, energy, affordable housing, technology, telecommunications, transportation and workforce...

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