Launch Event: Certificate in Local Economic Development

Are you interested in learning more about local economic development (LED)? Are you already an LED professional and looking to enhance your skills and knowledge to thrive in public and private positions? The Certificate in Local Economic Development will successfully prepare you with the skills and competencies to address the current and emerging area of LED in the Canadian context.

Join us for a special information night to learn more about this new certificate launching in Fall 2017. Held on campus, this event will provide details on the latest trends in LED, as well as program-specific and general student-life information:

  • listen to a panel of experts discuss current and emerging trends in this field
  • learn about how this certification can advance your career
  • receive practical advice that will help you plan your academic path

Event Information:

WHEN:Wednesday, August 9, 2017
5:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
AGENDA:5:30 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Light refreshments

6:00 p.m.–7:10 p.m.
An introduction to The Chang School
Welcome from Dr. Marie Bountrogianni, Dean
Panel discussion

7:10 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
Open Q&A session
WHERE:Ryerson University
DIRECTIONS:Parking is available at Yonge and Dundas Square, Eaton Centre, and Ryerson parkades. The closest TTC subway stop is Dundas.

Space is limited and registration is required for all attendees.

For more information, contact Phill Rego at 416.979.5000 ext. 6669.

In partnership with:
EDACSchool of Urban and Regional Planning, Faculty of Community Services, Ryerson University

Supported by:
Economic Developers Council of Ontario (EDCO)