CALED’s 2022 Webinar Wednesday
CALED’s Webinar Wednesday is free for our members. For non-members the cost is $55.00 per webinar. All CALED webinars will be held from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm (PST)
*Please note: If you have questions regarding your registration, please contact Helen Schaubmayer at least 24 hours prior to live webinar to receive a quick response. Registration closes 24 hours prior to live webinar.
February 2, 2022 1-2pm PST
Focus on Business Retention and Expansion
This webinar demonstrates how Economic Development Organizations have expanded their services from primarily trying to attract new businesses to investing in businesses already located in their communities due to demands from the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn trends in workforce attraction so that your community has the talent required for your businesses to succeed, new ways of helping startups grow into big businesses, and what BRE programs should look like.
- Mark Hays; Director; SizeUp
- Chris Knight; Chief Commercial Officer; Wavteq
CALED’s Webinar Wednesday is free for our members. For non-members the cost is $55.00 per webinar.
Please note that after registering for the event, you will receive a separate email from our webinar platform (GoToWebinar) with the link you will use to log into the webinar. This will be sent on the Monday/Tuesday prior to the webinar.
March 2, 2022 – What’s new with PACE and CEDA?
PACE (Property Assessed Clean Energy) financing has become an increasingly common portion of project capital stacks that support economic development. Join us to learn about this impactful financing mechanism that addresses economic development, improves building stock, and increases sustainability in your municipality. An overview of CALED’s joint powers authority, California Enterprise Development Authority (CEDA), will also be provided to show a range of other financing options available for non-profits and manufacturers.
- Peter Grabell; Senior Vice President, Commercial PACE; Dividend Finance
- Jacob Roth; Manager, PACE Transactions; Dividend Finance
- Michelle Stephens; Program Director; CALED
April 6, 2022 – California Local Cannabis Policy – Lessons Learned & What’s Next
Gain insight on current state cannabis law, lessons learned from the California cities which have licensed cannabis programs, and what’s next in terms of legislation to help local governments organize functional licensing models.
- Dustin McDonald; Partner/Government Relations Lead; Square Root Group