IEDC to provide READI updates around the state

Indiana Department of Education

INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC) will meet with community stakeholders at local and regional meetings across the state to provide updates on the Indiana Regional Economic Acceleration and Development (READI) initiative and guidelines for regional development plans. The following meetings are confirmed to date, with more to be scheduled in the coming weeks. 

Monday, May 17

  • Meeting Host: East Central Indiana Regional Partnership
  • Time: 3:30 – 5 p.m. ET
  • Location: Virtual
  • Media: Email Sheila Fouch for virtual access.

Wednesday, May 19

  • Meeting Host: Northwest Indiana Forum
  • Time: 11 a.m. – Noon CT
  • Location: Virtual
  • Media: Email Raeann Trakas for virtual access.

Thursday, May 27

  • Meeting Host: North Central Indiana Regional Planning Council Board of Directors
  • Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. ET
  • Location: 3001 S. Webster St., Kokomo (PASTArrific restaurant) 
  • Media: Email Steven Ray to RSVP.

Friday, June 4 

  • Meeting Host: Our Southern Indiana
  • Time: 10 – 11:30 a.m. ET
  • Location: 821 S. Lake Road, Scottsburg (Mid America Science Park)
  • Media: Email Wendy Dant Chesser to RSVP.

About IEDC
The Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC) leads the state of Indiana’s economic development efforts, helping businesses launch, grow and locate in the state. Governed by a 15-member board chaired by Governor Eric J. Holcomb, the IEDC manages many initiatives, including performance-based tax credits, workforce training grants, innovation and entrepreneurship resources, public infrastructure assistance, and talent attraction and retention efforts. For more information about the IEDC, visit