9.6.19 | Hartford Marriott Downtown


7:30 am | Networking Breakfast

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

8:40 am | Navigating the Trade Wars
  • Christopher Ball, Director of the Central European Institute, István Széchenyi Chair in International Economics, Quinnipiac University

9:25 am |  The Millennial Workforce: Recruiting & Retention Strategies
  • Moderator: Linda Olbrys, VP, HR Partnerships, CareerCurve
  • Charles Botts III, Project Director, Career Team
  • Christina Semenza, Group Talent Acquisition Manager, Enterprise Holdings, Inc.

10:25 am | Networking Break

10:45 am | Results: 2019 Survey of Connecticut Businesses
  • Moderator: Michael Brooder, Hartford Office Managing Partner, Marcum LLP
  • Scott Dolch, Executive Director, Connecticut Restaurant Association
  • Kristofer Kolstad, VP Marketing & Business Development, Kaman Specialty Bearings & Engineered Products
  • Jessica Rich, Managing Partner, VP Business Operations, The Walker Group

The Connecticut Economy was made possible through the generous support of Marcum LLP and Eversource Energy.