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Switching-Gears Conference will roll in Barberton July 26

AMATS will once again host a Switching-Gears Conference – this time in the “Magic City” of Barberton.  On Wednesday, July 26, AMATS, along with the city of Barberton and the Barberton Community Foundation, will host Jason Roberts of Better Block and Charles Marohn of Strong Towns at Barberton High School.

A continental breakfast will be served beginning at 8:30 a.m., with the program beginning at 9 a.m.  Mayor William Judge will be on hand to give an update about recent initiatives in Barberton, followed by presentations from the day’s speakers.  Lunch will be catered by White House Chicken, followed by smaller breakout sessions.  At the end of the day, attendees can choose between an afternoon bike ride or guided walk in downtown Barberton.

Support Barberton and wear purple!  Attendees wearing purple will be entered into a drawing for a raffle prize.

To register, please contact AMATS’ Martha Chandler at 330-375-2436 extension 4830.  Registration will be available through July 19. EXTENDED THROUGH JULY 21.

Cost to attend is $15 with checks made payable to the City of Barberton.  (Pre-registered attendees may pay exact cash only on the day of the event – no change available.)

We look forward to seeing you on July 26 in Barberton!