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The Right Place

2018 Economic Outlook for West Michigan

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Time and Date

December 14, 2017 8:30AM – 10:30AM


Amway Grand Plaza

187 Monroe Ave NW Grand Rapids, MI 49503


Early Bird Registration: $85 per person (Register by November 17, 2017)
Standard Registration: $100 per person 
Registration Deadline: December 8, 2017

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2018 Economic Outlook for West Michigan

Join The Right Place, Inc. and over 300 local business and community leaders for The Right Place's signature event of the year. The 2018 Economic Outlook for West Michigan is one of the most anticipated economic forecast events in our community.

Jim Robey, Director, Regional Economic Planning Services of the Upjohn Institute will review regional, state and national industry trends as they relate to West Michigan, providing employment projections and an overall economic forecast for our area.

Birgit Klohs, President and CEO of The Right Place, Inc. will share insight into the region's current economic development conditions and activities.

Who should attend?

  • Business Owners
  • Community Leaders
  • Local Government
  • College Representatives
  • Others interested in the current economic environment


7:45 AM - Registration and Breakfast
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM - Economic Outlook 


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