Economic Initiatives Webinar Series: Navigating the Impacts of COVID-19

Part XXIX

Hosted by the City of Tucson Office of Economic Initiatives. This week, hear from Local First Arizona and their Scale Up program for small business.

PART XXVIII

Hosted by the City of Tucson Office of Economic Initiatives. This week, hear about financial assistance programs to support your business success.

Part XXVII

Hosted by the City of Tucson Office of Economic Initiatives. This week, hear from local arts organizations about how they are dealing with this pandemic.

Part XXVI

Hosted by the City of Tucson Office of Economic Initiatives. This week, get your business ready to maximize the holiday shopping season with Local First Arizona and Hownd.

Neighborhood Meeting: 75 Broadway

Public-private partnership to construct 20-story mixed-use high rise. Project proposed by Peach Properties, in collaboration with Pima County, Rio Nuevo, and the City of Tucson.

Part XXV

Hosted by the City of Tucson Office of Economic Initiatives, hear updates from Rio Nuevo and the Tucson Convention Center.

Part XXIV

Rio Nuevo Update October 2020Download PART XXIV. Hosted by the City of Tucson Office of Economic Initiatives, hear from TruLocal, a new e-commerce marketplace.

Tucson Celebrates National MFG Day

Tucson Celebrates National MFG Day: Hear from Local Manufacturers in this Panel Discussion.

Part XXIII

Hosted by the City of Tucson Office of Economic Initiatives, hear from our workforce and entrepreneurial development partners about innovative new programs.

Part XXII

Hosted by the City of Tucson Office of Economic Initiatives, hear from the Downtown Tucson Partnership on innovative programs and solutions for business recovery.

Part XXI

Hosted by the City of Tucson Office of Economic Initiatives, hear from local resource partners who can help you through this challenging time.

Part XX

Hosted by the City of Tucson Office of Economic Initiatives, hear from the U.S. Small Business Administration Arizona District Office, and the Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.

Part XIX

Hosted by the City of Tucson Office of Economic Initiatives, hear from commercial property owners, and their local business tenants, on ways they are meeting pandemic challenges.

Part XVIII

Hosted by the City of Tucson Office of Economic Initiatives, hear about more financial assistance programs from local organizations.

Part XVII

Hosted by the City of Tucson Office of Economic Initiatives, hear from three organizations administering the City’s We Are One/Somos Uno Resiliency Fund grant programs.

Part XVI

Hosted by the City of Tucson Office of Economic Initiatives, three local non-profit leaders share their experiences navigating the impacts of this pandemic.

Part XV

Hosted by the City of Tucson Office of Economic Initiatives, learn about two digital marketing opportunities designed to help businesses revive revenue lost during the pandemic.

Part XIV

Hear from experts at local startup and co-working facilities about their innovative strategies to support entrepreneurs and small businesses during the pandemic.

Part XIII

This webinar will feature some of our very own Tucson hotel operators who will share their responses to the pandemic.

Part XII

Hosted by the City of Tucson Office of Economic Initiatives, learn about the Blax Friday project, an effort to create an accessible list of black-owned businesses in Tucson.

Part XI

This week, learn what’s happening in the retail industry and how the International Council of Shopping Centers is supporting small businesses.

Part X

This week, meet Hownd, a new online marketing platform we are making available to small business to help them get back to business fast.

Part IX

Learn about the state of Tucson’s dining and hospitality industry.

Part VIII

Public health expert, Dr. Omar Contreras, Program Director of Policy and Translational Research, UofA Cancer Center, will help guide us through the reopening of our economy.

Part VII

Receive an update on the State and local economy from University of Arizona economist George Hammond, as well as learn about creative business responses to the pandemic.

Part VI

Learn how to access Kiva Tucson’s community-backed, no-interest, no-fee business loans, get the latest information on federal funding availability, and more.

Part V

Learn how Pima Community College and Pima County One-Stop/Arizona@Work are partnering to meet the needs of displaced workers in response to the COVID-19 crisis.

Part IV

Learn about the City’s new website, ConnectTucson, and see how we have incorporated SizeUp, a free data analytics tool designed to help businesses grow by making smarter decisions.

Part III

Learn about the Tucson Metro Chamber’s new workforce program, get an update from City Planning & Development Services, and hear the latest on the commercial real estate industry.

Part II

Hear the latest on unemployment benefits, tips for entrepreneurs, ways to stay connected, and access to more free business support.

Part I

Hear from local resource partners that can assist you with access to capital, relief programs, and best practices during this challenging time.