2019 Wichita Industry Research Exchange Events

Two WIRE community events featuring university and industry research and dialogue that addresses important business and industry issues and trends throughout the region and state.
Both events will be held at the Eugene M. Hughes Metropolitan Complex.

 

Eugene M. Hughes Metropolitan Complex
5015 East 29th Street North, Wichita KS 67220
(29th Street N & Oliver) 


 

Wendesnday, May 22, 2019                    Wednesday, November 13, 2019
8:30 - 10:30 a.m.                                                8:30 - 10:30 a.m.

                                            

 

 

 

 

SPEAKERS - Wednesday, May 22, 2019 | The Great Divide

Dr. Timothy Craft

BIO
TBD
INTRUST Bank

WELCOME REMARKS

 

Dr. Sai Srithongrung

BIO
DEBRA TEUFEL
Hutchinson/Reno County
Chamber of Commerce

President & CEO

EVENT HOST


 

Dr. Sai Srithongrung

BIO
TBD
Kansas State University
TBD

SPEAKER

Benchmarking
urban/rural trends

 

Dr. Sai Srithongrung

BIO
GENTRY THIESEN
Wichita State University


SPEAKER/PANELIST

Changing
Political Enviornment

 

BIO
NEAL ALLEN
Wichita State University
Political Science

Chair & Professor 

SPEAKER/MODERATOR
Changing
Political Enviornment

BIO
MIKE BUSCH
Wichita State University
CEDBR

Senior Research Economist

SPEAKER
Identifying
economic linkages

BIO
PATRICIA BRADLEY
Wichita State University
CEDBR

Senior Research Economist

SPEAKER
Exploring interconnections
of communties

BIO
JEREMY HILL
Wichita State University
CEDBR

Director

CLOSING REMARKS

 

 

 

TIME

TENTATIVE AGENDA ITEM - Wednesday, May 22, 2019

8:00 REGISTRATION / NETWORKING
8:30 

WELCOMING REMARKS
    TBD,
    INTRUST Bank

8:35 BENCHMARKING URBAN/RURAL TRENDS
    SPEAKER TBD:
   
Kansas State University
8:50

CHANGING POLITICAL ENVIRONMENT:  TBD

8:50

9:00

Speaker: Gentry Thiesen, Wichita State University

Speaker: TBD

9:10

  PANEL DISCUSSION: Understanding the context of the changing political environment

MODERATOR
    Neal Allen, Chair and Professor of Political Science
    Wichita State University

9:40

IDENTIFYING ECONOMIC LINKAGES
    Mike Busch, Senior Research Economist at the Center for Economic Development and Business Research
    Wichita State University

10:00

EXPLORING INTERCONNECTIONS OF COMMUNITES
    Patricia Bradley, Senior Research Economist at the Center for Economic Development and Business Research
    Wichita State University

10:30 CLOSING REMARKS / ADJOURN 



ATTENDEES

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