Chamber Calendar

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Feb 4, 2015
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

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Feb 18, 2015
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Business Essentials: Powerhouse Utah Women

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Access Salt Lake

Access Salt Lake is a full-day leadership program designed to orient senior-level executives to the Salt Lake Area. The program provides a concise introduction to the metro area and is targeted at senior executives who are new to Utah, recently promoted, or committed to deepening their community connections. Participants will hear from community and business leaders as well as tour the city and specific locations of interest.

Access Salt Lake Details
This program is offered two to three times annually. Each session will provide important perspective on:
  • How to conduct business in Utah
  • Distinctive local business and civic issues
  • Access to Utah's influential leaders
  • Essential insights for becoming active and involved in the community
Who Should Attend?
  • Senior Executives interested in the Salt Lake business community
  • Senior Executives from new companies that have been in Utah for less than three years.
  • Recently promoted senior executives
Sample Agenda:
7:30-8:00 am              Check-in Salt Lake Chamber / Continental Breakfast
8:00-8:15 am               Introductions & Networking
8:20- 8:35 am              Lane Beattie, President & CEO Salt Lake Chamber
8:40 -8:55 am              Chamber Initiatives
9:00 – 9:30 am           City Creek Center
9:30 - 9:50 am             A Mayor’s Perspective
9:55 – 10:15 am           Salt Lake Media
10:30 – 11:30 am       Economic Development Bus Tour of Salt Lake City and dropped off at New Yorker for lunch
11:30 - 1:00 pm           Lunch and Speaker: Doing Business in Utah Chairman Salt Lake Chamber Board of Governors
1:00 – 1:40 pm            Panel Discussion with key business leaders: Economic Outlook for Utah
1:40 – 1:55 pm            Travel to Capitol
2:00 - 3:45 pm             Tour of the Capitol & Speakers: Lt. Governor and Legislative Leadership
3:40 – 3:55 pm            Travel to Chamber office and excused until dinner
6:00 - 8:00 pm             Cocktails & Dinner with significant others and invited guests. Speaker: “Debunking the Myths of Utah”
Cost: $400/ attendee- includes days activities, continental breakfast, lunch at the New Yorker, and dinner for two.
*Please note that this program is reserved for Vice President level and higher executives.  Applicants will be considered on a first come first  serve basis.  The program is limited to 15 attendees per session.
The Salt Lake Chamber thanks the sponsors of Access Salt Lake:

Testimonials for Access Salt Lake
"Access Salt Lake provided participants with a snapshot overview of Salt Lake City, politics, business, and future plans that would be very difficult to obtain in other ways."
- Rick White, President, Utah Applied Technology College
"I would encourage other business professionals who are new to the community to attend this informative introduction to the community and its leaders."
- Robert Carpenter, Senior Vice President - Commercial Banking, JP Morgan Chase Bank
"This event had a great mix of business and political leaders. The timing was about right for each participant. I especially enjoyed the insights provided by Dr. Brittain, Dean of the U's School of Business."
- Ron Hinkley, President, RSM Global
"Great day and well worth the time.  The day provided a very good line up of speakers and topics. Overall, Access Salt Lake was very educational and informative."
- Glen Kuball, Vice President- Underwriting, Workers Compensation Fund
"I have lived in SLC for several years and this was a very informative and a helpful day. The speakers were top notch!"
- Neal Summers, Regional Manager, Kelly Services