Austin Chamber hosts economic forecasting event of the year

Posted on 11/26/2018

The Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce will be hosting Economic Outlook on Thursday, Dec. 6 at the JW Marriott.

Economic Outlook is the premier business and economic forecasting event of the year, attracting more than 600 attendees from the Austin region.

“The Austin region has experienced unprecedented economic growth over the last 15 years; but we cannot take this sustained growth as a given," said Austin Chamber of Commerce President Mike Rollins. "It is important for us to understand the trends that are driving the economy both in Austin and nationally. We’re fortunate to have Sarah House, Senior Economist & Director with Wells Fargo Securities, to share her insights and analysis and Martin Taylor, Operating Principal with Vista Equity Partners, to moderate a panel on disruptive and emerging trends that are impacting our economy. The health and performance of our economy impacts more than bottom lines of job creators, it means jobs and money to pay the bills for the entire Central Texas region. Comprehending what awaits us in 2019 is of the highest importance for the Chamber and our region.”

WHAT: Economic Outlook

  • Sarah House - Director, Senior Economist, Wells Fargo Securities, LLC
  • Alison Occhialini - Vice President of Digital Distribution, PIMCO
  • Matthew P. Moynahan - CEO, Forcepoint
  • Lt. Gen. James M. Richardson - Deputy Commanding General, Army Futures Command
  • Martin Taylor - Operating Principal, Vista Equity Partners Austin

WHERE: JW Marriott Austin
WHEN: Thursday, Dec. 6 at 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
PRICE: $75 for members, $85 for nonmembers

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