Appearances

Speaking events and rural conferences

National and International events:

  • International Economic Development Council Annual Conference
  • National Summit on Rural Entrepreneurship
  • American Independent Business Alliance (AMIBA) Conference
  • National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) webinar and Twitter chat
  • SXSW: South by Southwest Interactivetwo times
  • BlogWorld Expo, five times
  • UK: 140 Characters Conference, London
  • Australia: TEDxGympie: Innovation in Rural Communities
  • Canada:
    • Ontario Ministry of Agriculture Municipal Economic Development Forum
    • Ontario Association of Community Futures Development Corporations Conference
    • Algoma Workforce Investment Board, Ontario
    • Norfolk County Tourism and Economic Development Symposium

Keynote appearances:

  • Rural speaker Becky McCray presenting the keynote address at SMTulsa Conference in 2015--her fifth keynote for SMTulsa.

    Rural speaker Becky McCray presenting the keynote address at SMTulsa Conference in 2015–her fifth keynote for SMTulsa.

    Tri-State Agritourism Conference

  • Ontario Ministry of Agriculture Municipal Economic Development Forum
  • Ontario Association of Community Futures Development Corporations Conference
  • RevitalizeWA: Washington State historic preservation and Main Street Conference
  • Michigan Small Town and Rural Development Conference, two times
  • Small Town Conference, Oklahoma Main Street
  • Social Media Tulsa Conference, five times
  • Economic Development Forums, Lower Colorado River Authority, Texas
  • Tourism and Economic Development Symposium, Norfolk County, Ontario
  • Community Connect Forum, Cavalier, North Dakota
  • Doing Business Creatively in a Northern Community, Elliot Lake, Ontario

Speaking and events in 2015:

  • Becky McCray speaking at the Community Connect Forum in Cavalier, North Dakota.

    Becky McCray speaking at the Community Connect Forum in Cavalier, North Dakota.

    SMTulsa, Oklahoma, March 26-27, 2015. Keynote speaker for fifth year in a row, on All Business is Local.

  • Community Connect Forum, Cavalier, North Dakota, April 25, 2015. Keynote speaker on 10 Trends in Our Favor, and workshop on Building a Strong Local Economy.
  • USDA/TVA Rural Development Conference, Tennessee, April 29-30, 2015. Speaker on 10 Trends in Rural’s Favor and Why Small Towns Need Social Media.
  • Public Knowledge Policy Panel, Washington, DC, August 3, 2015. Panel member representing rural stakeholders on Broadband Access as a Basic Service.
  • Tourism business development workshop, North Dakota. Week of September 21.
  • Rural Economic Development Webinar, October 20, 2015.

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Becky McCray leading an interactive session in Ontario.

Becky McCray leading an interactive session in Ontario.

Previous Appearances

You can check a detailed list of 150 of my previous speaking appearances here.

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