Pittsburg Area Economic Outlook Conference

Date:

Oct 17, 2017
11:30 am - 2:00 pm

Location:

Memorial Auditorium & Convention Center
See the Map

Cost/Fees:

Registration is $75. This is a luncheon event.

Event Information

Pittsburg Area Economic Outlook Conference

 

 

 

 

 

For a glimpse into the region’s economic future, business leaders are turning to Wichita State University’s W. Frank Barton School of Business, the Center for Economic Development and Business Research (CEDBR), and the Pittsburg Area Chamber of Commerce, founders Pittsburg Area Economic Outlook Conference. The purpose of the conference is to provide insight into current local and national economies, addressing topics of interest to the community, region and state. A combination of state and local experts will be on hand to provide perspectives on issues affecting business, industry, education and government.

 

Event Agenda:

11:30 amLunch Served/Registration
11:40 amWelcoming Remarks (Moderator): 
Dr. Paul GrimesDean
Gladys A. Kelce College of Business, Pittsburg State University
11:50 amState Outlook:
Jeremy Hill, Director
Center for Economic Development and Business Research
W. Frank Barton School of Business, Wichita State University
12:20 pmReal Estate Outlook: 
Dr. Stan Longhofer, Director
Center for Real Estate
W. Frank Barton School of Business, Wichita State University
12:50 pmLocal Outlook:
Dr. Michael Davidsson, Assistant Professor
Gladys A. Kelce College of Business, Pittsburg State University
1:15 pmPanel Discussion:
1. Dr. Michael Davidsson
2. Becky Gray, Director of Community Development & Housing, City of Pittsburg, KS
3. Todd Allison, CEO, Progressive Products
1:55 pmClosing Remarks / Adjournment

Contact Information

Jill Johnson
(316) 978-3225
cedbr@wichita.edu


Venue Information

Memorial Auditorium & Convention Center
503 N Pine St
Pittsburg, KS