The 2017 Economic Summit:
Finding Opportunities and Managing Risks in a Trump Era Economy

Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, 7-9 a.m.
Quaker Station, 135 South Broadway, Akron, OH 44325


How will the new administration affect U.S. and world markets? Hear professionals give their views – and ask your own questions. Hosted by the Department of Finance of the University of Akron’s College of Business Administration, the Economic Summit offers business leaders a unique forum for expert opinions and discussion.

This event is hosted by The University of Akron’s Department of Finance Advisory Board. Individual tickets are $35 and include breakfast. Corporate and table sponsorship opportunities are listed below. Proceeds raised will fund scholarships for students in the finance program. Expected attendance is 250–300 guests, including approximately 100 students. Continuing Education hours are available for attendees.

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Doug MacKay, CFA
Founder and CEO, Chief Investment Officer
Broadleaf Partners LLC

Read biography

Jeff Korzenik
Chief Investment Strategist
Fifth Third Investment Management Group

Read biography


Dave Lieberth
Lieberth Consulting Group

Read biography


7:00 a.m.  Check-in, Network, and Breakfast
7:30 a.m.  Welcome & Speaker Introductions
8:00 a.m.  Panel Discussion
8:45 a.m.  Audience questions
9:00 a.m.  Adjourn


Deadline to register is Tuesday, Sept. 22

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When you register, choose from these sponsorship opportunities

  • Corporate Sponsorship - $1,000
    Includes table/breakfast for eight, corporate logo on all print and electronic marketing materials, signage at table
  • Table Sponsor - $500
    Includes table/breakfast for eight, signage at table
  • Individual/Student/Faculty Ticket - $35
    Includes seat/breakfast