• * 2019 Economic Outlook: Navigating a Sea of Uncertainty

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    Name: * 2019 Economic Outlook: Navigating a Sea of Uncertainty
    Date: November 20, 2018
    Time: 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM EST
    Registration: Register Now
    Event Description:
    Join us for Economic Outlook with keynote speaker, Doug Porter, Chief Economist and Managing Director, BMO Financial Group 



    Douglas Porter has over 25 years of experience analyzing global economies and financial markets. As Chief Economist at BMO Financial Group, he oversees the macroeconomic and financial market forecasts and co-authors the firm’s weekly flagship publication, Focus. Mr. Porter manages the team that won the prestigious Lawrence Klein award for forecast accuracy of the U.S. economy, and was named by Bloomberg as top Canadian forecaster.

    As a respected commentator on economic and financial trends, he is regularly quoted in the national press and often interviewed on radio and television. 
    Before joining BMO, Mr. Porter held the positions of Economist and Country Risk Analyst with other Canadian financial institutions, and also worked at the Bank of Canada.

    Mr. Porter has been a member of C.D. Howe’s Monetary Policy Council since 2008 and also serves on the Investment Management Committees of the Bank of Montreal’s Pension Fund Society and Western’s Endowment Fund.
    Mr. Porter has been a Chartered Financial Analyst since 1995 and earned a Masters degree in Economics from the University of Western Ontario.

    Our Local Panel will include:

    Lynn Smurthwaite-Murphy - President of StarTech.com

    Mike Seabrook - President and CEO of London International Airport Authority
    Location:
    DoubleTree by Hilton London
    300 King St.
    London, ON
    N6B 1S2
    Date/Time Information:
    7:45 a.m. registration and breakfast
    8:15 a.m. event begins
    9:30 a.m. conclusion
    Contact Information:
    Julia Cunningham 519-432-7551 ext 28 & for Registration Information & help - Bonnie Riddolls ext 20
    Fees/Admission:
    $ 45.00 + HST members
    $ 450.00 + HST member table
    $ 60.00 + HST non members
    $ 600.00 + HST non member table

    Sorry no refunds to cancellations made after 14 days prior to event date.