Coohills Restaurant

3 Projects in Denver - The intersection of tourism and economic development


Richard Scharf, President & CEO, VISIT Denver;

Diane & Tom Coohills, Owners & Founders, Coohills Restaurant;

Stephanie Garnica, Global Business Development Director, Denver Economic Development & Opportunity, City and County of Denver

Denver International Airport (DEN)

DEN Overview


Cristal Deherrera, Chief of Staff, DEN

Denver International Airport (DEN)

Passanger Traffic and Air Service Overview


Laura Jackson, Vice President, Air Service Development, DEN

Denver International Airport (DEN)

DEN Real Estate


Ken Cope, SVP Real Estate, DEN

Denver International Airport (DEN)

DEN Values and Workforce Initiatives


Rachel Gruber, Manager of Regional Affairs, DEN

University of Colorado - Anschutz Medical Campus

Anschutz Medical Campus: A Long History of Academic, Research, and Treatment Excellence


Kimberly Muller, Executive Director of CU Innovations, CU Anschutz

National Western Center

Giddy Up! 2.2 Million Square Feet of Agriculture Innovation, Research Labs, Farmers Markets, International Conferences & Outdoor Festivals


TYKUS HOLLOWAY, Executive Director Mayor’s Office of the National Western Center

Jocelyn Hittle, Assistant Vice Chancellor, Colorado State University System (CSU), CSU Spur

Brad Buchanan, President, National Western Center Authority;

The Commons on Champa

Denver’s Inclusive Entrepreneurial Journey Starts Here


Tami Door, President & CEO, Downtown Denver Partnership

Erik Mitisek, Co-Founder, Denver Startup Week; CEO, Highwing;

Kate Barton, EVP/Executive Office & Special Projects, Downtown Denver Partnership;

Tim Martinez, Manager, Global Business Development DEDO;

Bob Pertierra, Senior Vice President, Economic Development Downtown Denver Partnership

United States Air Force Academy (USAFA)

Service and Community: The Impact of the Defense Industry


Jay Lindell, Aerospace and Defense Industry Champion, Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT)

Garden of the Gods Club

A Review of Past Disasters for Future Improvements

Taking Action: Disaster Mitigation & Emergency Management


Michael Myers, Fire Chief, Colorado Springs Utilities

Michael Schaub, Recovery & Mitigation Manager, Pikes Peak Regional Emergency Management

National Cybersecurity Center

Securing a Nation: National Cybersecurity Center Tour and Presentation


Harry Raduege, CEO, National Cybersecurity Center

Exponential Impact

Exponential Impact


Natasha Main, Executive Director, Exponential Impact

CLAY Venues

Arts with a Purpose: Dinner Reception and Presentation


Andy Vick, Executive Director, Cultural Office of the Pikes Peak Region and MAC Administrator

William J. Hybl Sports Medicine and Performance Center

The Ultimate Public-Private Partnership in Sports Medicine: How a Shared Vision and Collaboration are Growing Opportunities and the Community


Steve Johnson and Bill Lueck, Co-Executive Directors;

William J. Hybl Sports Medicine and Performance Center;

Jason Mitchler, Director of Operations.

Colorado School of Mines

Mines Research in Peru


Alicia Polo y La Borda, Program Manager

Lockheed Martin

The MILO Space Science Institute


John Ware Systems Architect Lockheed Martin