LIVING ECONOMIES 2011 : PLACE MATTERS
Connecting Local Economies, Restoring Natural Capital, Building Community
The 9th Annual BALLE Business Conference
The BALLE Business Conference is happening now! We invite your communities to join BALLE's hometown community of Bellingham, Washington for our 9th Annual BALLE Business Conference!
When: Wednesday, June 15 to Friday, June 17, 2011 (pre-conference events will begin on Tuesday, June 14)
Conference Venue: Western Washington University
Register Now Onsite!
- 80 speakers
- 16 main-stage events and off-site celebrations
- 24 breakout sessions
- 3 local living economy tours
- Accelerating Community Capital
- How to Build a BALLE Network
- The Network Leaders Exchange
Details and registration to be announced in the coming months.
The BALLE business conference brings together independent business owners and innovators, local living economy entrepreneurs, community investors, government economic development professionals and sustainability leaders. The conference also connects leaders from current BALLE networks, potential network leaders and community activists. The content is developed to focus on the synergies and success stories of the local living economies movement.