The 2021 SOAR Summit, presented by Appalachian Wireless and Appalachian Regional Commission, is coming to Corbin on October 13-14, at the Corbin Arena. As Appalachia Kentucky’s premier event, the Summit is a showcase of the remarkable work driving transformation across the region.
SOAR is excited to announce that applications for the 2021 SOAR Summit Exhibit Hall, presented by Forcht Bank, are now open!
The Exhibit Hall is an opportunity to celebrate the innovative projects and collaborative efforts that groups all around the region have established over the past year.
Apply now for the 2021 SOAR Summit Exhibit Hall and let us celebrate YOU!
What is It
The Exhibit Hall is one of the most exciting features of the SOAR Summit. 100+ businesses, organizations, school groups, etc. have the opportunity to showcase an innovative project or program that they have been working on over the past year. Interactive booths give attendees the opportunity to listen and learn while having fun.
Why You Should Participate
We are excited to announce that the 2021 SOAR Summit Exhibit Hall will be presented by Forcht Bank. Because of the generosity of our partners at Forcht Bank, nine participants of this year’s Exhibit Hall will win an award for being the most innovative and creative exhibitors. There will be eight $1,000 winners and one Grand Champion who will be awarded with a $2,000 prize.
“Forcht Bank has been a proud supporter of SOAR since it’s inception and supported their mission in bringing impactful jobs back to Eastern Kentucky,” said Tucker Ballinger, Forcht Bank President & CEO. “The summit will provide a great atmosphere for community leaders, business owners, and residents to discuss challenges within the surrounding areas in hopes of creating a more vibrant and prosperous Appalachian Region.”
How to Apply
Simply fill out the online application.
The deadline to apply is August 6th, 2021. Those selected to exhibit will be notified no later than Friday, August 20. There will be a $150 exhibit fee for those selected.
To stay up to date on announcements regarding the 2021 SOAR Summit, visit our website.
For questions or more information, please contact Hanna Gabbard, SOAR Digital Media Coordinator, at email@example.com.