2021 ELEVATE: Growing the Economy
Presented by a collaboration between the Midwestern Legislative Conference and Science is US.
ABOUT THE ELEVATE SERIES
Open to Midwestern legislators, the ELEVATE Series is a two-day workshop designed to help state policymakers better utilize science and evidence to address some of the most pressing issues facing communities and states.
Through active participation, ELEVATE scholars will focus on the tools and strategies to develop innovative and evidence based approaches and solutions to policy making, concentrating on cyber security, infrastructure and workforce development to grow the economy.
Full scholarships covering registration, travel, lodging and meals are provided.
Intercontinental St. Paul Riverfront
Saint Paul, Minnesota
State officials will convene on Monday, November 15 at 1:00 pm and adjourn after lunch at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, November 16.
WHO SHOULD APPLY?
New and mid-career legislators, committed to public service, wanting to enhance policy making skills and learn more about developing evidence-based policy. Legislators from Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin are eligible to attend 2021 ELEVATE: Growing the Economy.
To maximize discussion and learning opportunities, the program is capped at 20 participants. Application deadline is October 18, 2021.
Contact Carolyn Orr (859-265-0658, firstname.lastname@example.org )