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RBJ Power Breakfast Series

2014 Economic Outlook:
Rochester and the Upstate Region

Thursday, February 13, 2014
7:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Hyatt Regency Rochester

Hear from these experts who will share their insights and forecasts on the local and regional economy.

Registration is now closed. 

PANEL

Thomas Battley
Executive Director, New York Photonics Cluster
TOPIC: Optics, Photonics and Imaging
Click here to see a PDF of his presentation.

Laurence Glazer
CEO and Managing Partner, Buckingham Properties
TOPIC: Commercial and Residential Real Estate
Click here to see a PDF of his presentation.

Dr. Donald Levy
Director, Siena Research Institute
TOPIC: Survey Results and Economic Outlook
Click here to see a PDF of his presentation.

Brad McAreavy
President, Rochester Automobile Dealers Association
TOPIC: Automotive Industry
Click here to see a PDF of his presentation.

Sandy Parker
President & CEO, Rochester Business Alliance
TOPIC: Legislative and Policy Initiatives, Economic Outlook

AGENDA
7:30 - 7:45 a.m. — Registration and Breakfast
7:45 - 8:15 a.m. — Dr. Levy will review results of the annual Survey of Upstate New York Business Leaders, identify industries that will be most successful in Rochester in the next five years, and forecast local hiring trends for 2014.
8:15 - 8:45 a.m. — Industry expert presentations
8:45 - 9:30 a.m. — Q & A

Who Should Attend?
• C-Level Executives • Sales & Marketing Management
• HR Professionals • Local Drivers of Economic Growth

 

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