University Economic Development Association



September 29 -

October 2, 2019

Reno-Tahoe, Nevada

2019 UEDA Summit Theme

Designing Resilient Regions: The Biggest Little Ideas for ALL Ecosystems


Ken Iwama

Vice President for Economic Development, Continuing Studies and Government Relations

Ken Iwama is the Vice President for Economic Development, Continuing Studies & Government Relations for the College of Staten Island, The City University of New York. He carries the distinction of being one of the few individuals who has served in senior executive positions in one the largest public urban university systems in the nation as well as one of the larger urban school districts in the New York metropolitan area. Ken is also an attorney with expertise in education law and labor/employment law.

Welcome to Reno-Tahoe

A trip to Reno-Tahoe puts everything you could want – good food, arts and culture, outdoor adventures galore – at your fingertips. Grab a bike and cruise through Reno for some urban flavor, then take the short drive to Lake Tahoe for some fresh air.