The Atlanta Economics Club meets for a luncheon each month from September through May, typically at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. The meetings begin at 11:30am and end at 1:00pm. There is a speaker presentation at each meeting, as well as ample time for networking.

2019 – 2020 Speaker Line Up

Global Economic Outlook

Nariman Behravesh, Ph.D., Chief Economist, IHS
Markit
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Consumer Panel

Joanne Hsu, Ph.D,
Principal Economist, Division of Research and Statistics
Federal Reserve Board of Governors
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Chris Wheat, Ph.D
Director of Business Research
JPMorgan Chase Institute
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Moderator:
Brent Meyer
Policy Adviser and Economist
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
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Electric Vehicles and Local Partnerships Panel

SPECIAL NOTE: This event will be held at the Jim Kennedy Center on the Cox Corporate Campus, 6205 Peachtree Dunwoody Road Atlanta, GA 30328. There will be ample free parking; however, registered guest will need a Cox Parking Pass, which will be distributed after registration. Click Here for Additional Parking Info.

Joe George
President of Mobility Group
Cox Automotive
Lea Malloy
Associate Vice President, Mobility Solutions Group,
Cox Automotive
Lincoln Wood
Electric Transportation Policy Manager
Southern Company
Zabih Aria
Manager, Smart Mobility Services
Porsche Cars North America
Sam Bond
Regional Director – Southeast
Lyft, Inc.

Nathaniel Horadam
Management Consultant
Center for Transportation and the Environment (CTE)

Jonathan Smoke
Chief Economist
Cox Automotive
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Trade Panel: The Future of ‘NAFTA’:

Moderator:
Dennis Lockhart
Former President Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (2007-2017)

 

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Nadia Theodore
Consul General
Government of Canada

 

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Javier Díaz de León
Consul General
Government of Mexico

 

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Constance Hunter
Chief Economist
KPMG

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Bob O’Shaughnessy
Chief FInancial Officer
PulteGroup
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Cory Boydston
Chief FInancial Officer
Ashton Woods

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Egbert Perry
Chief Executive Officer
Integral Group
and Former Board
Chairman of Fannie Mae

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Moderator:
Frank Nothaft, Ph.D.
Chief Economist
CoreLogic

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Panelists:

Moderator:
Ibrahiim Bayaan, PhD (ABD), Chief Economist, Freightwaves
Griff Lynch
Executive Director,
Georgia Port Authority
Pat Casey
Vice President of Fleet Management,
TTX Company
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Hotel/Hospitality Panel

Moderator:
Debby Cannon, Ph.D., ISHC
Director of the Cecil B. Day School of Hospitality,
Robinson College of Business,
Georgia State University
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Mark Woodworth
Head of Lodging Research
CBRE Hotels
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Mit Shah
Chief Executive Officer
Noble Investment Group
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Topic: “New Developments and Products from the Bureau of Labor Statistics”

William W. Beach, Ph.D,
Commissioner
US Bureau of Labor Statistics