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Chamber leads coalition for passage of City of OKC bond and sales tax proposals

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber announced today that it is leading a campaign to promote the passage of the City's upcoming general obligation bond and sales tax proposals.

Strategic Investment Program adds more than 4,200 jobs to Oklahoma City

Thursday, July 20, 2017

To help employers add more jobs to the Greater Oklahoma City region, Oklahoma City uses its groundbreaking Strategic Investment Program (SIP), a discretionary incentive fund designed to help companies that are looking to expand or locate their operations in Oklahoma City. The SIP is modeled after the state’s well-known Quality Jobs Program in that it

Plans for convention center headquarters hotel proceed

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

On Tuesday, July 18, City Council approved a deal with Omni Hotels to develop a headquarters hotel that will support the MAPS 3 Convention Center.

State's bioscience sector produces new research, major investments

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

For more than two decades, Oklahoma’s bioscience industry has grown and developed into an internationally-recognized sector.

Leaders Share Oklahoma’s Bioscience Story with the World

Monday, June 19, 2017

More than 30 scientists, business leaders, educators and economic development officers from across the state of Oklahoma will take the best of Oklahoma bioscience to San Diego in order to garner interest in one of Oklahoma’s newest economic powerhouses at the 2017 BIO International Convention.

Brookings Institution and Project for Public Spaces release strategy for Oklahoma City Innovation District

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Today, a new report outlining a growth strategy for Oklahoma City’s emerging innovation district, an area encompassing the Oklahoma Health Center and Automobile Alley, was released by the Brookings Institution and Project for Public Spaces’ Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Initiative on Innovation and Placemaking.

Go Around the World with SchmoozaPalooza

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Join nearly 100 exhibitors at the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber’s most popular networking event, the SchmoozaPalooza Networking Trade Show, on Tuesday, April 11.

Join the Chamber in Washington, D.C.

Friday, March 17, 2017

$800 per person includes one night’s lodging on May 3 at The Henley Park Hotel, 926 Massachusetts Ave., and all affiliated events.