South Texas SBDC

Federal Reserve Bank-"Texas and the Economic Recovery–Update and Outlook for the Gulf Coast Region"

Event Status: Full (with waitlist)   
Event Date: 8/24/2011
Time: 11 am - 1 pm
Contact: Jean Smith, (361) 485-4485
Center: UH Victoria SBDC
Event Location: 3007 N Ben Wilson, UHV University Center Building, Multi-Purpose Room, Victoria, TX 77901
Description: Economic luncheon and workshop cosponsored by the Houston Branch, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas; the University of Houston – Victoria School of Business; the UHV Small Business Development Center; and the Greater Victoria Chamber of Commerce.The luncheon speaker will be Jesse Thompson, a business economist with the Houston Branch, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. His topic will be “Texas and the Economic Recovery – Update and Outlook for the Gulf Coast Region.” The presentation will cover regional and national economic barometers, including developments in both upstream and downstream energy, as well as manufacturing, Texas exports, housing and construction, and the local impact of global economic risks. In addition, representatives from UHV and from the Federal Reserve’s community development and economic education departments will provide an overview of resources available to support business and economic development in the Gulf Coast Region. Complimentary lunch is included. Seating is limited, register by 8/22/2011.
Topics: Managing a Business
Instructions: The venue will open at 10:15 a.m., with the formal program, including a complimentary lunch, beginning at 11:00 a.m. Map of Location: Campus map Parking in lot T to the right of the University Center Building.


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