SMDS November 2017 meeting

November 14, 2017
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
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DoubleTree Hotel
1500 Park Place Blvd
St.Louis Park, MN 55416

Joint meeting with APICS

Topic:  Economic Outlook

Speaker:  Joe Mahon, Economist - Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

About the Topic:
Come hear Joe Mahon present his educated analysis of current economic conditions. Joe will look into the past and with help from the Fed’s statistical model and survey results, will project forward what will happen in the economy. He will also dive deeper into the manufacturing industry. His presentation will cover these key learning objectives:

1. How to utilize macroeconomic data and the Fed’s survey results

2. Identify key components in the economic forecast

About the Speaker:
Joe Mahon is a regional outreach director at the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. Prior to that, he served as a regional economist and as a staff writer and analyst for Minneapolis Fed publications the Region and fedgazette. Mahon's primary responsibilities involve tracking several sectors of the Ninth District economy—an area that covers Minnesota, North and South Dakota, Montana and portions of Wisconsin and Michigan— the Fed. Sectors he follows closely include agriculture, manufacturing, energy and mining. He holds degrees in economics and journalism from the University of Minnesota.



5:00 PM - 6:00 PM - Check-in /Networking


6:00 PM - 6:30 PM – Dinner


6:45 - 7:00 PM - Annoiuncements and Break


7:00- 8:00 PM – Presentation


Deadline: November 10, 2017


$0.00 Members Only

$35.00 Non-Members