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39th ANNUAL KANSAS ECONOMIC OUTLOOK CONFERENCE
Thursday, October 4, 2018 from 7:30-11:30 AM
Century II Convention Center
225 W Douglas Ave, Wichita, KS 67202

For a glimpse into Kansas' economic future, over 800 business leaders turn to Wichita State University, the W. Frank Barton School of Business, and the Center for Economic Development and Business Research (CEDBR), founders of the Kansas Economic Outlook Conference.

The purpose of the conference is to provide insight into current local, state, and national economies, addressing topics of interest to the community. A combination of nationally known speakers and local experts will be on hand to provide perspectives on issues affecting business, industry, education and government.

 

SPEAKERS AND PRESENTATIONS

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MICHAEL SCHWANKE
Managing Anchor/Investigative Reporter

KWCH-12 Eyewitness News

Event Host

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To Be Announced

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To Be Announced

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JEREMY HILL
Director

Center for Economic Development & Business Research (CEDBR)
Wichita State University

Employment Outlook
PANELISTS
Introduction

Topic TBD
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Mission

Topic TBD
Panelist TBD

Mission

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Panelist TBD

Government Panelist - Kathy Sexton

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Panelist TBD

Government Panelist - Col. David Weishaar

Topic TBD
Panelist TBD

WHAT ARE THE ECONOMIC OUTLOOK CONFERENCES?

 

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SPEAKERS AND PRESENTATIONS

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MICHAEL SCHWANKE
Managing Anchor/Investigative Reporter

KWCH-12 Eyewitness News

Event Host

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To Be Announced

Topic TBD

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To Be Announced

Topic TBD

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To Be Announced

Topic TBD

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JEREMY HILL
Director

Center for Economic Development & Business Research (CEDBR)
Wichita State University

Employment Outlook
PANELISTS
Introduction

Topic TBD
Panelist TBD

Mission

Topic TBD
Panelist TBD

Mission

Topic TBD
Panelist TBD

Government Panelist - Kathy Sexton

Topic TBD
Panelist TBD

Government Panelist - Col. David Weishaar

Topic TBD
Panelist TBD

WHAT ARE THE ECONOMIC OUTLOOK CONFERENCES?

 

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Tentative Agenda
7:30   Breakfast and Registration
8:00   Opening Remarks
Moderator's Introduction
Announcement of Stock Prediction Contest Winner
8:15   TOPIC TBD
8:45   ― State & Local Employment Forecast
8:55   ― Topic TBD: Panel Discussion
9:15   // Break // 
9:25   TOPIC TBD
9:50   ― Data Highlights 
10:00   ― Topic TBD: Panel Discussion
10:20   // Break //
10:30   STATE & LOCAL GOVERNMENT OUTLOOK
10:55   ― Data Highlights 
11:05   Topic TBD: Panel Discussion
11:25   Closing Remarks and Adjournment

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Would you like to sponsor one of our events? Below is a brief introduction to our events. Contact cedbr@wichita.edu to receive the full list of sponsorship opportunities available. 

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Presentations will be available here on the morning of the event.

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SPEAKERS AND PRESENTATIONS

READ BIO
MICHAEL SCHWANKE
Managing Anchor/Investigative Reporter

KWCH-12 Eyewitness News

Event Host

READ BIO
To Be Announced

Topic TBD

READ BIO
To Be Announced

Topic TBD

READ BIO
To Be Announced

Topic TBD

READ BIO
JEREMY HILL
Director

Center for Economic Development & Business Research (CEDBR)
Wichita State University

Employment Outlook
PANELISTS
Introduction

Topic TBD
Panelist TBD

Mission

Topic TBD
Panelist TBD

Mission

Topic TBD
Panelist TBD

Government Panelist - Kathy Sexton

Topic TBD
Panelist TBD

Government Panelist - Col. David Weishaar

Topic TBD
Panelist TBD

WHAT ARE THE ECONOMIC OUTLOOK CONFERENCES?