On Friday, February 21, 2020, East Georgia State College will host the 2020 Economic Outlook Luncheon, locally sponsored by the Swainsboro/Emanuel County Chamber of Commerce and Joint Development Authority. A networking session and check in will begin at 11:30 a.m., with the buffet luncheon beginning at noon in the EGSC Gymnasium.
The guest speaker at the event will be Dr. Jeffrey M. Humphreys, the director of Economic Forecasting at the University of Georgia Terry College of Business. Dr. Humphreys serves as director of the Selig Center for Economic Growth at the University of Georgia Terry College of Business. The Selig Center is an endowed economic forecasting and market research center. For 23 years, he has written the “State of the Economy” column for Georgia Trend magazine. He also serves as a member of Gov. Kemp’s Council of Economic Advisors and previously served on Gov. Deal’s Council of Economic Advisors.
The Georgia Economic Outlook series annually draws several thousand influential business and governmental leaders to luncheons around the state. Directed by the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia, this popular program has become the most comprehensive and detailed look at the future economy in Georgia.
Tickets for the luncheon are available online at http://weblink.donorperfect.com/ECOL2020
or by contacting Elizabeth Gilmer at 478-289-2037. Tickets are $25 per person, and the deadline for registration is February 11, 2020.