NEWS

Economic summit

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos will hold her Third Annual Economic Summit on Thursday, Jan. 14, from 9 am to noon at Augustana College (Center for Student Life) in Rock Island. This year’s summit examines the skills gap in our 21st-century manufacturing industry, specifically, the challenges associated with the retention of talent within our region. The Economic Summit will bring together diverse stakeholders from across the region to address this issue.

Below are details for the event:

Who: Congresswoman Cheri Bustos, local manufacturers, educators and experts

What: “Partnering For Illinois’ Economic Future” Third Annual Economic Summit

Where: Augustana College Center for Student Life, 639 38th St., Rock Island

When: Thursday, Jan. 14 from 9 A.M. to noon