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Inter-City Visit and Leadership Conference (ICV)


2024 Inter-City Visit and Leadership Conference to Ann Arbor, MI
Benchmark Ann Arbor Alongside Dozens of Local Leaders, Sept. 15-17

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What: The Inter-City Visit and Leadership Conference 2024 (ICV 2024)

When: Sunday, Sept. 15 - Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2024

Where: Ann Arbor, Michigan

Who: A delegation of business, government, community, non-profit, and education sectors leaders from Greater Chapel Hill-Carrboro/Orange County, NC.

Why: To benchmark our region against a peer community, learn new strategies to address challenges, and deepen collaboration among public and private sector leaders.

Objectives: The 2024 Inter-City Visit to Ann Arbor will focus on:

  • Increasing Affordable Housing
  • Downtown Development and Redevelopment
  • Enhancing Economic Development through Innovation and Business Attraction/Retention
  • Strengthening Resiliency and Elevating Climate Action

History: The Chamber for a Greater Chapel Hill-Carrboro and its Partnership for a Sustainable Community coordinate the biennial ICV for a delegation of 75-100 local leaders. Over the last 30 years, we have visited Asheville (NC), Greenville (SC), Madison (WI), Bloomington (IN), Boulder (CO), Athens (GA), Lexington (KY), Lawrence (KS) and organized a previous trip to Ann Arbor in 2008. Scroll down to learn more about these previous experiences and outcomes.

Past ICVs