Educational Opportunities

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The Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce mission includes advancing economic vitality by education, among other things. In furtherance of this mission, the Chamber hosts a number of educational events and opportunities throughout the year. Download our 2018 Chamber Events Calendar and be sure to save the date for the events that pique your interest! Keep reading to learn more about our educationally opportunities, specifically.

Leadership Schuyler

Leadership Schuyler is an intensive leadership development course. Participants take courses on varying topics taught by leaders in their fields from throughout the region. The goal is to build leadership qualities and characteristics in tomorrow's leaders. Details for 2018 are coming soon! In the meantime, you can call Chamber President and CEO Rebekah Carroll for additional information: 607-535-4300.

Think Tanks

These events are held on the second Tuesday of each month. In odd months, they will take place from 4-6pm, and in even months, from 8-10am. Think Tanks always have an educational component (typically the first hour or so of the program) and end with a round table discussion. You can find all of the details on upcoming Think Tanks under the Events section of our Facebook page and on the News page of our website, just look for the latest Think Tank press release.

SPARK! Leadership Conference

The 3rd Annual SPARK! Leadership Conference will take place on March 6 and 7, 2018 at the Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel. This conference offers incredible speakers and break-out session topics that help attendees sharpen their professional skills, learn cutting-edge techniques from industry leaders, and position themselves to the best leader they can be! Get all of the details here.