• GNDC Announces 2023 Policy Summit Agenda

    BISMARCK - The Greater North Dakota Chamber (GNDC) will hold its annual Policy Summit and has announced the full roster of panel participants. The September 27th event will be available to attendees virtually or in-person at the Bismarck Hotel and Conference Center in Bismarck.

    Arik Spencer, GNDC CEO and President stated, “The Policy Summit is an annual gathering of influential leaders from both the business and government sectors. It serves as a pivotal platform for thought-provoking discussions on policies that significantly impact our region's business climate and its future growth prospects.”

    GNDC has confirmed all panels and panelists. Members and Nonmembers are welcome to attend. Registration is now open.


    Attracting Investment Strategies
    Jon Godfread, ND Insurance Commissioner
    Panelists: Sen. Doug Larsen (District 34), Aaron Redenius, Doosan Bobcat North America, Julie Voeck, NextEra Energy Resources North Dakota Business Climate

    Exploring Tourism from a Policy Standpoint
    Suzie Kenner, Devils Lake Chamber & Tourism
    Panelists: Rep. Mike Nathe (District 30), Brian Lunde, Advocates Inc. DC, McKenzy Braaten, EPIC Companies

    Utilizing Immigration as a Workforce Solution
    Ron Ness, ND Petroleum Council
    Panelists: Todd Schaffer, MD, Sanford Health, Mike Arntson, Cardinal IG, Rep. Scott Louser (District 5)

    Beyond Business: Engaging Civic Leadership
    Wayne Munson, Bismarck Sign Co.
    Panelists: Rep. Alisa Mitskog (District 25), Jeff Hruby, AE2S, Sen. Dean Rummel (District 37)

    The event will kick off with leadership remarks from Lt. Governor Tammy Miller and closing keynote will be U.S. Chamber of Commerce VP and Government Affairs Chief of Staff, Ron Eidshaug.

    To register for the event or for additional information on the speakers, visit ndchamber.com.