2012 Summit Information
The following links provide background information and perspective about Charlotte’s global competitiveness.
Global Competitiveness I speakers click here.
Global Competitiveness I Power Point presentations click here.
Summit PowerPoint Presentations:
Create It, Make It, Move It - Chase Saunders, ESQ., McNair Law
Prosperity At Risk - Dr. Bill Anderson, MeckEd and Mr. Mark Pringle, Siemens
Advanced Manufacturing as a Strategic Initiative - Mr. Mike Manis, Centralina Economic Development Commission and Dr. Robert Wilhelm, UNC Charlotte
Launching Charlotte’s Entrepreneurial Platform - Mr. Keva Walton, Charlotte Chamber of Commerce
Connect our Future - Mr. Jim Prosser, Centralina Council of Governments and Mike Manis, CEcD, Centralina Economic Development Commission
What Makes a 21st Century, Globally Competitive Region - Avalanche Consulting
CPCC Snapshot Show/Global Competitiveness video - A short video overview of the event
Download 2012 Creatives Summit Paper Chase pdf - A Business History of Charlotte
Download HBS Comp Survey pdf - Havard Business School Study
Download WEF MOB FutureManufacturing Report 2012 pdf - World Economic Forum Report
www.deloitte.com - Deloitte/ Manufacturing Institute Survey
Great Ideas - "Make and Create" Concept video - Dr. Tony Zeiss, Chase Saunders and Michael Gallis
www.wfae.org - Charlotte Talks Radio Discussion
Download Pathways to Properity pdf - Pathways to Prosperity
www.greatercharlottebiz.com - "Charlotte 2030"
www.bizjournals.com/washington/blog - Lessons from China's New Urbanization"
www.midamericafreight.org - "The Far Reaching Effects of Canal Expansion"
Download 2012 Skills Survey WDB Final pdf - "Closing the Gap" - Workforce Development Board Survey
www.online.wsj.com/article - "U.S. Manufacturing, Defying Naysayers"
www.businessweek.com - "Made in China"
www.brookings.edu/usmfg - Locating American Manufacturing: Trends in the Geography of Production