You and your business need to know where the North American Economy is headed in the next 12 months and how your business plans will be affected in 2014 and Beyond.
Plan for an enjoyable and enlightening afternoon at the Federal Reserve Bank of Detroit, Michigan where CUSBA will be hosting a business luncheon reviewing the prospects (both positive and negative) for the Canadian and U.S. Economies in 2014. The CUSBA Event will be a 60-minute session where Chief Economists from both sides of the International Border will provide highlights on the most recent forecasts for Canada, the United States and a World Outlook as well.
On Monday February 3, 2014 CUSBA will be hosting:
MODERATOR - Daniel Howes is the business columnist and associate business editor of The Detroit News. He graduated from the College of Wooster in 1983, and from Columbia University with a Master’s in International Affairs. Winner of multiple International Wheel Award, 4 X winner of Northwestern University’s Medill award for general markets coverage and a three-time finalist for the Gerald Loeb Awards.
GUEST SPEAKER - Paul Traub is the Business Economist at the Detroit Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago where his responsibilities include both research and current analysis. Traub currently is on the Board of Directors of the Detroit Association of Business Economists and has served as an adjunct faculty member and is on the economics department advisory board in the School of Business Administration at Oakland University. He holds a B.B.A. from the University of Michigan – Dearborn and an M.B.A. from Oakland University.
GUEST SPEAKER - Warren Jestin is the Senior Vice-President & Chief Economist for Scotiabank. Warren is on Advisory Boards for the Sobey School of Business at St. Mary’s University, and the University of Guelph where he is the Economist in Residence at the College of Management & Economics. He has also been a member of the C.D. Howe Institute’s Monetary Policy Council and has been involved with policy committees of the Canadian and Ontario Chambers of Commerce and the Toronto Board of Trade. Before joining Scotiabank, Warren earned a Ph.D. from the University of Toronto, worked at the Bank of Canada and taught at several universities
LUNCHEON SESSION The luncheon session will give you access to expert interpretation of the 2014 International Economic Forecasts, including key financial indicators. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to hear an expert's detailed outlook on the North American and Global economy. Our speakers will explain the specific factors driving economic change and the impact on your business in 2014. In addition our Moderator will be asking the tough questions on your mind as well as those taken from the audience.
By attending the 2014 CUSBA - CROSS BORDER ECONOMIC FORECAST Event you will be ready for the next 12 to 24 months of business activity and better understand the impact of projected changes in gross domestic product, employment numbers, inflation and other key economic data for Canada, the United States and the World on you and your business.
POST EVENTa networking opportunity has been added to provide an opportunity to speak and interface with the moderator, guest speakers, session attendees, CUSBA Members and the CUSBA Board of Directors.
CUSBA - 2014 CROSS BORDER ECONOMIC FORECAST
Date: Monday February 3, 2014
Event Type: Luncheon Meeting
Location: Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago - Detroit Branch located at: 1600 Warren Ave., Detroit, Mi,48207
Event Registration For Ticket Holders Only: 11:30 am to Noon - (No at the door sales)
Lunch and Event Time: Noon to 1:30 pm (Lunch)
Post Event Networking: 1:30 to 2:00 pm (Coffee & Desert)
CUSBA Members $ 50.00, General Public $ 65.00 plus processing fees.
ALL TICKETS MUST BE PURCHASED ONLINE AT:
NOTE: TICKET SALES will end on Wednesday Jan. 29 31, 2014.
Special Security Requirements: Advance ticket sales only. Your name will need to be on the Official Guest List for the Event and you will need to bring Government Issued Photo ID- Drivers License or Passport for entry to the event venue.
Colin McKillop - CUSBA Board of Directors
Colin McKillop - CUSBA Board of Directors