August 21st, 2023 | 22 mins 16 secs
ai, ai in community engagement, barrow county georgia, ben mcdaniel, eco devo, econdev, economic development, innovative marketing techniques, marketing strategies, memes, memes in advertising
Economic developer Ben McDaniel discusses using memes and AI to market his community of Barrow County, Georgia.
June 5th, 2023 | 25 mins 46 secs
ai, chatgpt, ecdev, eco devo, econdev, economic development
In this episode of the Econ Dev Show, host Dane Carlson shares his experiences using the AI tool ChatGPT for economic development tasks. Built for interacting with OpenAI's models, the chatbot's capacity to understand and generate human-like text has made it a radically transformative tool. Dane talks about various applications for AI technology in economic development and compares it to other automation tools often used in economic development offices.