Future Forum - the Creative Economy 2025

What will the Future look like for Charlottesville’s artists and entrepreneurs? Tom Tom’s launch event highlights the leaders who are shaping Charlottesville as they share their visions about the Future.

Presented by UVA’s Office of the Vice President for Research and the School of Engineering & Applied Science
cohosted by the Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce, Charlottesville Business Innovation Council, Central Virginia Partnership for Economic Development, and Piedmont Council for the Arts

Reception: 6:00 pm
Presentations: 7:00 pm

What will the Future look like for Charlottesville’s artists and entrepreneurs?

Tom Tom’s launch event highlights the leaders who are shaping Charlottesville as they share their visions about the Future.

Elected officials, community stakeholders, entrepreneurs, and artists stake out Charlottesville’s future and how to encourage creativity and entrepreneurship in the decade(s) to come.

Future Forum Speakers

 

This event is supported by the following community stakeholders:

Albemarle County Office of Economic Development
Albemarle County Public Schools
ArcheMedX
Artisans Studio Tour Association
Bank of America||Merrill Lynch
Basileia LLC
C-VILLE Weekly
CATEC
Central Virginia Partnership for Economic Development
Central Virginia Small Business Development Center
Charlottesville Area Association of Realtors
Chisel. In-Home Personal Training
Coaching Cville
UVA’s College and Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
Community Investment Collaborative
Coordisc
Cyber Security Savvy
Demyst Data
Diffusion Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Dorsata
EcoVillage Charlottesville
ECS Mid-Atlantic
Fairness.com LLC
Focused Ultrasound Foundation
Gencia, LLC
GovSmart, Inc
HemoShear Therapeutics
Here’s My Story
Hyatt Place Charlottesville
Jefferson Education Accelerator
Jetty Growth Advisors
Key-Log Economics
LOCATE Technology
LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph
Maternity Neighborhood
MDA Information Systems
Muir & Associates
Nest Realty
New Richmond Ventures
OESH Shoes
Orange County Economic Develoment
PEATC Parent Educational Advocacy Training Center
Perrone Robotics, Inc.
Piedmont Council for the Arts
Posner Wealth Management of Davenport & Company LLC
QuickFix
Scitent
SciVera LLC
Senator Mark Warner
Sharptop.io
Silverchair Information Systems
SP@CE
Storyware
TEDxCharlottesville
The Be Initiative
Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission
Ting
TrustHouse
University of Virginia, M.S. in Management of IT Program

Founding Partners