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RECAP: February 2016-2017 LAEDC Economic Forecast Event / Reports & Presentations

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On February 17, 2016, LAEDC hosted its sold-out Economic Forecast and Industry Outlook for over 500 guests, at the Omni Hotel in downtown Los Angeles.

In addition to presenting economic analysis, the guest speakers delved into the topic of future of mobility, describing new ways to move people and goods in the L.A. region.

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Get the Economic Forecast Report HERE

Special Thanks to our Sponsors: Squire Patton Boggs, CDS Insurance, SCAG

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Brogan Bambrogan, Hyperloop Technologies

Brogan Bambrogan, Hyperloop Technologies

Hong Bae, Faraday Future

Hong Bae, Faraday Future

Michael Shabun,DJI and Rodney E. Slater, Squire Patton Boggs

Michael Shabun,DJI and Rodney E. Slater, Squire Patton Boggs

Joshua Schank, LA Metro

Joshua Schank, LA Metro

Get the Presentation Slide Decks:

View the speaker bios and event overview HERE.

More Photos from the Forecast Event

LAEDC's Robert Kleinhenz

LAEDC’s Robert Kleinhenz

Jim Cooper (PortTech LA), Michael Shabun (DJI) and Rodney Slater (Squire Patton Boggs)

Jim Cooper (PortTech LA), Michael Shabun (DJI) and Rodney Slater (Squire Patton Boggs)

LAEDC CEO Bill Allen

LAEDC CEO Bill Allen

Selfies with the emcee Frank Mottek of KNX!

Selfies with the emcee Frank Mottek of KNX!

Panel discusses robotic intelligence and next gen of mobility

Panel discusses robotic intelligence and next gen of mobility

Exhibitors at LAEDC Forecast

Exhibitors at LAEDC Forecast

Frank Mottek, the voice of business for Los Angeles, and host of KNX Money Hour was emcee for the Economic Forecast, continuing a longstanding tradition.

Frank Mottek, the voice of business for Los Angeles, and host of KNX Money Hour was emcee for the Economic Forecast, continuing a longstanding tradition.

Thanks to additional sponsors

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Here is a sampling of media coverage resulting from the Economic Forecast:

Job growth in LA County, Inland Empire to slow, but that’s not necessarily bad news

San Gabriel Valley News (and all LANG papers)

http://www.sgvtribune.com/business/20160217/job-growth-in-la-county-inland-empire-to-slow-but-thats-not-necessarily-bad-news

California economy is poised to grow in 2016 and 2017, report says

Los Angeles Times

http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-los-angeles-economy-forecast-20160217-story.html

Forecast: L.A. Job Growth Slowing Down

Los Angeles Business Journal

http://labusinessjournal.com/news/2016/feb/17/forecast-l-job-growth-slowing-down/

Want a job? O.C. forecast shows growth ahead in health care, tourism and retail

Orange County Register

http://www.ocregister.com/articles/percent-704380-county-year.html

Southland Economy Continues to Grow, But at Slower Pace

Patch.com

http://patch.com/california/santamonica/southland-economy-continues-grow-slower-pace

KNX Newsradio / Money Hour with Frank Mottek, the voice of business radio

Frank Mottek and LAEDC’s Robert Kleinhenz discussed the economic outlook and the Forecast event, immediately after the event concluded

Audio file will be posted when available

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