The infrastructure of rural america is critical to its economic growth, standard of living, and social fabric.


Join a one-day Summit on Rural America in the nation’s capital addressing the challenges, opportunities & solutions for growth of the 21st century rural economy!




Participate in developing a rural action plan for the next decade. Hear about the most pressing rural issues from national leaders, learn about new collaborations and partnerships that are providing innovative solutions, contribute your expertise and perspective to the conversation, and develop new cross-sector networks among the stakeholders in the American economy.


From breakout sessions, keynotes, and panel discussions, you’ll get valuable insights on the current, evolving and future challenges and opportunities for rural America. Whether you're new to rural issues or a seasoned veteran, learn from others in attendance about their programming and its relevance to your priorities.


We want the right people and the right knowledge in the room. We're inviting stakeholders from across the rural landscape. We're also inviting stakeholders in the overall US economy who recognize the inter-connectedness of rural and urban America. Connect with key contacts to discuss strategies for potential collaboration on advocacy and new initiatives.


The Summit will bring together DC-based national business and trade association representatives along with leaders from across the country who are articulate and passionate advocates for the full spectrum of interests in rural America.


Join us at the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC for the first Summit on Rural America. Discover the proposed agenda and venue information; and request an invitation today!