When Will Connecticut Economic Recovery's Catch Up with the Rest of the Country?

The national economy is experiencing solid recovery and long-term job growth, but Connecticut's recovery is just picking up the pace. However, downside risks from policy and global conditions remain. How strongly will Connecticut grow?

Connecticut 2015 Economic Update

Friday, May 1, 2015

The Aqua Turf Club, 556 Mulberry Street, Plantsville

Program begins at 8:30 am

Allen Fore, vice president, Kinder Morgan, will deliver the keynote address. He will discuss the Northeast Energy Direct Project, a pipeline venture that could bring new supplies of low-cost natural gas to the state.

Jim Glassman of JP Morgan Chase & Co. will provide a general economic outlook and Robert Triest of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston will present a regional forecast.

The program ends with a panel discussion that includes Dept. of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Catherine Smith, CBIA president and CEO Joe Brennan, Proton Onsite president and CEO Robert Friedland, and Achillion Pharmaceuticals executive vice president and CFO Mary Kay Fenton.

This event is sponsored by Chase and Kinder Morgan.

Click here for a full agenda. Media wishing to attend the Connecticut 2015 Economic Update should contact Meaghan MacDonald (860.244.1957; meaghan.macdonald@cbia.com).


CBIA is Connecticut's largest business organization, with 10,000 member companies. For more information, please contact Meaghan MacDonald (860.244.1957; meaghan.macdonald@cbia.com) or visit the CBIA Newsroom.