Governor Steve Bullock and Lt. Governor Mike Cooney today welcomed over 400 business leaders and entrepreneurs from across Montana to the 2nd annual Innovate Montana Symposium. The two-day event features keynotes, workshops, and networking receptions to encourage business growth and increased economic opportunity and innovation in Montana.
“Montana is experiencing strong business and job growth, and our small business owners and entrepreneurs are the engines that drive our economy,” said Governor Bullock. “Hard work and innovation runs through our veins here in Montana, and this event will showcase all the incredible work and new ideas being developed under the Big Sky.”
The Innovate Montana Symposium is being held today, July 12 through tomorrow, July 13, 2017 in downtown Billings at the DoubleTree by Hilton, Northern Hotel, and Pub Station. The event highlights the innovation of Montana’s small businesses and connects diverse industries with economic opportunity through informative panels, breakout sessions, and networking opportunities for attendees.
A full schedule of events can be found here: http://innovatemontana.com/Symposium2017#agenda
The Innovate Montana Symposium was launched by Governor Bullock’s Main Street Montana Project to bring business leaders across the state together to grow businesses, train and educate Montana’s workforce, increase economic opportunities and encourage innovation.