Wednesday, March 30 ~ 2:30pm - 5pm
The annual Economic Forecast event features expert speakers that provide local and regional economic predictions for the coming year. This year's event features:
Sean Robbins, Director, Business Oregon – Sean Robbins became the Director of Business Oregon in June 2014. Prior to his appointment, Robbins served as President and CEO of Greater Portland Inc. (GPI). He has more than a decade of experience in economic development, commercial real estate and urban and regional planning. Mr. Robbins will review Oregon’s evolving economic development strategy and connections to local economic development efforts.
Allison Larsen, Principal, TadZo – Ms. Larsen leads an economic development and site selection consulting firm. She has over 17 years of economic development experience working in over 63 communities across 21 states/provinces. Ms. Larsen consulted with local leaders on the Economic Development Big Look process and will share findings from that process.
The Register-Guard Panel of Economists
Oregon's leading economists analyze trends and help anticipate the economic year ahead in a fast paced, interactive, entertaining panel presentation featuring: Bill Conerly, Conerly Consulting; Tom Potiowsky, Former State Economist and Professor of Economics at Portland State University; Ed Whitelaw, Founder and President of ECONorthwest/Professor of Economics, University of Oregon, John Mitchell, M & H Economic Consultants and Brian Rooney, Regional Economist at the Oregon Employment Department.
Economic Forecast features six of Oregon's leading economists, 600 top industry and community leaders and a lot of information you can use to help navigate your business.
Visit the Eugene Chamber of Commerce for more information