2020 Economic Summit + Outlook
1.13.20 | Marriott Hartford Downtown

Presented by CBIA & MetroHartford Alliance | Sponsored by Webster Bank

Agenda

8:30 am | Welcome & Opening Remarks
  • Joe Brennan, President & CEO, CBIA

8:35 am | Promoting Small Business Growth: The Legislative Perspective
  • Moderator: Joe Brennan
  • State Senator Christine Cohen (D-Guilford)
  • State Representative Laura Devlin (R-Fairfield)
  • State Senator Paul Formica (R-Niantic)
  • State Senator Norm Needleman (D-Essex)

9:55 am  | Keynote Address
  • Eric Rosengren, President & CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

10:40 am | Healthcare & the Connecticut Economy: What’s Next?
  • Moderator: Paul Pescatello, Executive Director, Connecticut Bioscience Growth Council
  • Eric Galvin, President, ConnectiCare
  • Paul Grady, Principal, C.M. Smith Agency
  • Usha Pillai, Founder & President, Aria Management Consulting

11:30 am | Clean Energy & Our Economic Future
  • James Hunt, SVP Communications, External Affairs & Sustainability, Eversource

11:45 am | Closing Remarks
  • David Griggs, President & CEO, MetroHartford Alliance