Schedule

October 14, 2016 | Mechanics Hall, Worcester

7:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Breakfast & Networking

$35*

(Non-Member Price: $55)

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*register for both the breakfast & lunch for $75 ($100 for non-members)

Continental Breakfast

7:30 AM - 8 AM

Location: Great Hall

Register, and enjoy a delicious breakfast and network with professional business people in the region.


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Welcome & Awards Presentation

8 AM - 9:30 AM

Location: Great Hall

Get an overview of the $2.7 billion in private and public investment -- completed, under way, or in the pipeline -- in the City of Worcester. And, be there to acknowledge some of the region’s past game changers as the Chamber awards them for their vision and service.


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9:45 AM - 12 PM
Game Changer Panels

Included in Registration

First Session Panels

9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

Location: TBA

Choose one:

Design it, Make it, Ship it

Higher Ed Drives Innovation, Launches Start-ups

Hospitality, Arts, and Entertainment – An Eclectic Mix



Included in registration.

Second Session Panels

11 PM - 12 PM

Location: TBA

Choose one:

Heads in Beds – Hotel Development on the Rise

Downtown and Business Districts Poised to Cash in on Retail Revolution

Urban Living – A Lofty Move


Included in registration.

12 PM - 1:30 PM
Lunch with Keynote

$55*

Non-Member Pricing: $75

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*register for both the breakfast & lunch for $75 ($100 for non-members)

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Keynote Luncheon Speaker

Cliff Rucker, owner of Porzia Properties & Worcester Railers HC

Cliff Rucker is the president of NFS Leasing, is owner of Porzia Properties, a national real estate investment firm, and Fulcrum FXT, a global asset management company. He is founder and owner of Worcester Railers HC and is currently building Worcester Sports Center a 100K sq. ft. mixed use facility with two hockey rinks and retail space. and Railers Tavern at 90 Commercial St. The Railers Tavern at 90 in Worcesterwill round out Mr. Rucker’s investment to bring hockey back to the city. All three are scheduled to open in 2017.

Keynote & Lunch

12 PM - 1:30 PM

Location: Great Hall

Join us for lunch to hear from keynote speaker and game changer Cliff Rucker, who is literally bringing a game to the City of Worcester. Hear how his investment in the Worcester Railers Hockey Club, a practice facility, and tavern are changing the game downtown and throughout the city.


Luncheon Keynote Requires Registration.