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Mid-Ohio Development Exchange (MODE)


Mid-Ohio Development Exchange (MODE)

The Mid-Ohio Development Exchange (MODE) is a membership organization of local economic development organizations from throughout the 11-county Columbus Region. MODE provides networking partnership opportunities and programming that increases awareness of economic development issues and best practices to continue to strengthen and grow local economies throughout Central Ohio.

MODE is accepting applications for membership. Learn about MODE membership and how to join this impactful group of economic development professionals.

MODE Programming

MODE programs are held every other month.

Have a great idea for a program? Thinking of sponsoring? Contact the programming chair, Bob Lamb at 740-833-2112 or

2020 MODE Programs

JANUARY: January 9 | Preparing for 5G: the Next Generation of Mobile Networks | MORPC


Other Professional Development/Networking Opportunities

JANUARY: January 16 | Delaware Does Entrepreneurial Gathering | The Delaware Entrepreneurial Center at OWU

JANUARY: January 28 |Think Beyond: Urban Universities + Thriving Communities | Ohio Union