The Oklahoma Department of Commerce’s Research Team conducts workshops around the state to assist local governments and economic development professionals.
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Oklahoma Works Together Regional Workshops
The Oklahoma Workforce Advisory Team along with the Oklahoma Department of Commerce will hold five workshops at strategic locations in Oklahoma to assist communities in the implementation of the new plan and with the application process to becoming a Center of Excellence.
Each workshop will allow for up to fifty participants. Please plan on registering your key people as space will be limited to five per organization.
All events 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM. Lunch provided.
Please contact Sherry Alexander for assistance at 918-825-3500 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday, January 24
Pryor – Rogers State University
Tuesday, January 28
Enid – Autry Technology Center – Oklahoma Room
Thursday, February 13
Midwest City – Rose State College Professional Training Center
Wednesday, February 26
McAlester – Kiamichi Technology Center
Tuesday, March 3
Duncan – Cameron University
Responding to a Request for Proposals (RFP) can be a daunting task, but is critical in attracting businesses to your location. Learn how to find the data you need for your proposals with a free 2-hour interactive workshop with direct applications for business recruitment and development in your community.
Workshops include an overview of the RFP and site selection processes, followed by a hands-on tutorial with Department of Commerce researchers on sources, databases, and strategies to help you fill out RFPs for your community.
December 3, 2019 – Durant
January 7, 2020 – Sapulpa
February 4, 2020 – Wetumka
Learn how to showcase your community’s available properties on LocateOK.com to attract new jobs and investment. You can also use LocateOK to create customized Census and community profile reports for a specified radius or drive time and look up incentive zones in your area.
January 15, 2020 – Cleveland