||John Silvia, Ph.D., Managing Director, Chief Economist Wells Fargo
Annual Economic Update
Hear John Silvia deliver his 6th Economic Update to the Wharton Charlotte Club
Join us for the Sixth Annual Wharton Economic Update when Dr. John Silvia presents the current state of the economy in the city, our region, and the nation. For those of you that know Dr. Silvia, you know the discussion will be lively and candid.
Date: Thursday, January 19th, 2012
Time: 12:00 -12.30pm - Networking
12.30 - 1.30pm - Presentation and lunch
Parker Poe Law Offices
Three Wells Fargo Center
401 South Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
Logistics and Directions:
- Please bring photo ID to register at security in the lobby of the building.
- A boxed lunch is included in the below pricing.
- Directions to Three Wells Fargo Center parking can be accessed via this weblink: http://www.parkerpoe.com/offices/charlotte/
- Parker Poe will kindly validate participants parking if they bring their ticket stub to the event from the Three Wells Fargo Center parking garage.
Members = $10
Joseph Wharton Members = Free
Non-members = $20
(The price includes a boxed lunch)
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Win a signed copy of John Silvia's new Book Predicting the DJIA at the close of business on Wednesday January 18, 2012 could win you a signed copy of John Silvia's new book: Dynamic Economic Decision Making: Strategies for Financial Risk, Capital Markets, and Monetary Policy. Your projection must be emailed to John Griffith at firstname.lastname@example.org by 5:00pm on Monday January 16th, 2012.
About Dr. John Silvia, our speaker:
Dr. John Silvia joined Wachovia in February 2002 as chief economist for the Bank. Previously, John worked on Capitol Hill as senior economist for the U.S. Senate Joint Economic Committee and chief economist for the U.S. Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee. Prior to that, he was chief economist of Kemper Funds and managing director of Scudder Kemper Investments, Inc. John holds a B.A. and a Ph.D. degree in economics from Northeastern University in Boston and has a Master’s degree in economics from Brown University in Providence, RI.
John serves as a member of the Blue Chip Panel of Economic Forecasters and also serves on an informal advisory group for the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. He is a director of the National Association of Business Economics (NABE). He was appointed by Governor Mike Easley to serve on the Economic Development Board of the State of North Carolina. He is a member of the Economic Advisory Committee at the American Bankers Association and former President of the Charlotte Economics Club. In the past, John has served on economic advisory committees to the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, and the Public Securities Association.
In addition, John is Treasurer and a member of the Board of Directors for The Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina, a Charlotte civic association. He is also a member of the Business Advisory Committee for the City of Charlotte and he serves on the President’s Council for Charlotte’s Central Piedmont Community College as well as a member of the Advisory Council to the Business School at Appalachian State University.
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