Thinking Bigger About Smaller Places: Collective Impact Investing, Adjacent-Possible Innovation, and the Power of a New Rural Narrative

This presentation explains the global rationale for “Regional Rural Innovation” as well as rural imperatives. It will also touch base on challenging the hegemony of the urban metaphor, in a disruptive milieu.

Presented by Charles W. Fluharty (President and CEO, rural Policy Research Institute) to the Delta Leadership Institute in Memphis, Tennessee on October 21, 2015.