The Great Lakes Economic Forum welcomes a wide diversity of leaders from government, business, academia and the non-profit sector. Participants are encouraged to keep criticisms constructive, and avoid personal attacks. Debate of ideas is encouraged, allowing delegates to enjoy a lively and stimulating conference.
We encourage the use of social media before, during, and after the conference in order to share information and to network with others. However, we ask all conference participants to adhere to the following social media guidelines:
The Council of the Great Lakes Region strives to achieve gender representation in line with the gender balance in our Region and sectors. The Forum aims to achieve this by gender balance through invitations to speakers. We will also make best efforts to track and report on gender balance after each Forum.
Cancellations received by email by noon EST on April 26 will be refunded in full. No refunds are issued for cancellations received after this date. Only cancellations received by email at Caterina@managingmatters.com are processed. On-line registration closes at the end of the business day (4:30 pm Eastern) on May 1.