2016 Event Recap
7th Annual CID Recognition Honors Governor Roy Barnes & U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson with First Annual John Williams CID Leadership Awards
2016 CID Recognition Reception at the Atlanta Botanical Gardens
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2015 Event Recap
On November 9, 2015, the Council for Quality Growth gathered the region’s 21 CIDs for its 6th annual recognition event celebrating the organizations’ unique ability to affect change in the Metro Atlanta area.
The event, at the Westin Atlanta Perimeter North, featured Congressman Rob Woodall, a member of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, who shared his unique perspective on the nation’s infrastructure challenges and the impact of a new federal transportation bill. Following the congressman, guests heard a panel discussion framing CIDs as hubs for technology and innovation moderated by Craig Lesser, Managing Partner of the Pendleton Consulting Group, and including Nelson Chu, Managing Director at Kinetic Ventures; Michael Britt, VP of Innovation Centers for Southern Company; and Michael Zeto, General Manager for AT&T Smarter Cities.
Missed the event? Watch a re-cap here: