2017 Statewide Economic Forecast Luncheon will feature two presentations:
Topic: "The Statewide Economic Review and 2017 Forecast"
Presented by Marcus Hartley, President & Senior Economist of Northern Economics. Hartley will report on the state's major industries, their contribution to Alaska's economy, and how they will perform in 2017.
Northern Economics has over 30 years of experience in Alaska and beyond providing clarity for their clients through impartial analysis. They seek challenging work in which they use creativity, knowledge, and experience to solve complex issues.
Topic: "Our Arctic - Our Future"
Presented by Greg Wolf, Executive Director of World Trade Center Anchorage. Wolf will report on Alaska's advantages and attributes to play a leading role as the gateway to the American Arctic and commercial development in the region.
World Trade Center Anchorage is a private membership organization whose mission is to help Alaskans to succeed in the global marketplace for trade, commerce, and investment.