Register Today for SGA's 2013 Annual Meeting in Louisville, Kentucky!

Join Southern Governors' Association (SGA) Chairman Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear, Southern business executives and other regional stakeholders on September 6 - 9 at the grand, historic Seelbach Hilton Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky, for SGA's 2013 Annual Meeting.

The theme of this year's gathering is Advancing Manufacturing in the American South, which will focus on the region's job-creating manufacturing sector and how to support its continued growth.  Business sessions will include discussion on topics such as:

  • Understanding the manufacturing resurgence
  • Energy policies impacting manufacturing
  • Economic growth through exports, supply chains and innovation ecosystems
  • Building the talent pipeline
  • Maintaining the region's logistical competitiveness
  • A private sector perspective on health care trends
  • Creating a regional manufacturing action plan


More program content can be found by clicking on the Agenda button at the top of this page.

In addition, two other events will coincide with SGA's annual meeting:

  • Southern Growth Policies Board will conduct its annual conference focusing on Reinventing Workforce.
  • Southern States Energy Board will hold an associate members meeting.

Late fees will apply to registrations received after August 16.

Click on a button below to begin your registration:

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If you have questions about the registration process, please email us at sga@sso.org or call us at 1-877-SGA-1934.

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