Jeremy Gutsche delivered the government keynote at Western Cities Annual Conference in Nanaimo, BC on September 30, 2008.
The event featured a variety of presenters, including mayors, city planners and lead thinkers from across the country. By revealing what incubates a culture of innovation, Gutsche provided the audience with tools for business development within their own ventures. Topics discussed during Gutsche’s City Development Keynote included how to develop a meaningful connection with consumers, and strategies for encouraging growth within a company. Described as an â€œintellectual can of Red Bullâ€ by Association Week, Gutsche made a lasting impression at the Western Cities Annual Conference with his infectious energy and helpful advice. Throughout his City Development Keynote, Gutsche informed the crowd on how in times of global crisis it is still necessary to take risks when concerning innovation. He did this in a presentation that was both enlightening and entertaining for the audience.