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Economic Forecast for 2018

Thursday, October 26 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am • Organized By Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce
200 W. 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105


Get expert opinions and vital information you need to make strategic decisions for the future of your business, at the KC Chamber’s annual Economic Forecast Breakfast. Our distinguished speakers, listed below, will have no shortage of timely topics to cover, including the impact of Hurricane Harvey, the debt ceiling, tax overhaul, jobs, corrections in financial markets, and more.
    Jack Ablin, Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer, will discuss the global economic outlook. He has more than 30 years of experience in money management and has been named to Citywealth magazine’s list of Top 100 Wealth Advisors in North America for several years.
    Broderick Johnson, a partner in Bryan Cave’s Public Policy and Government Affairs practice, brings his insight and perspective from serving in several senior positions on Capitol Hill, for two U.S. Presidents.
  • Jack Oliver, Senior Policy Advisor for Bryan Cave, brings 20 years of experience in political, financial, and managerial roles for congressional and presidential campaigns.  
    Frank Lenk, Director of Research Services, will present the KC Chamber’s proprietary forecast.

$50 per Chamber member; $60 per non-member
Tables of 10, $500 for members and $600 for non-members
Includes breakfast, and a printed copy of the 2018 Forecast publication.

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Kansas City Marriott Downtown
200 W. 12th Street
Kansas City, MO 64105
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