Vermont Economic Conference (FRIDAY – CASTLETON) 1/11/2019 7:30 AM – 1/11/2019 3:30 PM
*PLEASE NOTE: The Vermont Economic Conference will be presented twice in 2019 (once in Burlington on Thursday, January 10, and then again in Castleton on Friday, January 11 with an abbreviated program). Individual admission tickets are ONLY valid for the date/location purchased (you cannot attend both events by purchasing one ticket). You are viewing the registration page for the CASTLETON event (Friday, January 11, 2019). If you are trying to register for the BURLINGTON event (Thursday, January 10, 2019), please click here to visit the registration page for that event.
Friday, January 11, 2019 – Event Overview:
**New in 2019 – We are bringing the Vermont Economic Conference to Castleton! Many of our speakers will repeat their content from the Burlington event for a smaller audience on Friday, January 11, 2019. We anticipate about 50-100 attendees for this event (vs. 300+ in Burlington). Please note the schedule below is subject to change as speakers confirm their participation. Individual admission for the Castleton edition is $75.00 (includes conference and buffet luncheon).**
Recent reports indicate economic trends are moving in a modest upward direction. How does Vermont measure up? Join us at the Vermont Economic Conference (Castleton Edition) to understand national, global and state perspectives on economic trends impacting the year ahead.
This event will be attended by business people, government officials, non-profit managers, and trade association leaders with a focus on the real estate, finance, and insurance industries. The Vermont Chamber will market this event to our network of small and medium sized businesses throughout the state.
Agenda at a Glance:
7:30 am – 8:30 am Registration/Coffee & Conversation
8:30 am PROGRAM BEGINS
8:30 am – 10:30 am National/Global Economic Outlook
10:30 am – 10:45 am Break
10:45 am – 11:45 am Regional Economic Outlook
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Luncheon with Speaker: Trends in Trade and Tariffs
1:30 pm – 2:45 pm State Economic Outlook Panel:
Workforce participation, demographics, and migration.
2:45 pm – 3:30 pm Featured Focus: Housing – Panel Discussion
*Speaker bios will be available in December 2018.