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Past PNREC Conferences

Conferences in the 2010s

2017 - "Regions in Transition"

Bend, Oregon

Chair - Patrick Balducci, PNREC President

Featured Speakers:
  • Dr. Svenja Gudell
    Chief Economist at Zillow
  • Dr. Sandy Dall'Erba
    Professor of Agricultural and Consumer Economics and Associate Director of the Regional Economics Applications Laboratory at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Mark McMullen
    State Economist and Director of Economic Analysis, State of Oregon


2016 - "50 years of economic transformation in the Pacific NW"
Vancouver, Washington

Chair - Scott Bailey, Washington State Employment Security Department

Featured Speakers:
  • Ed Glaeser
    Harvard University
  • Greg Daco
    Oxford Economics
  • John Mitchell
    US Bank
  • Tim Leavitt
    Mayor of Vancouver, Washington
2015 - "Challenges and Opportunities in the Pacific Northwest"
Bellingham, Washington

Chairs: Hart Hodges and James McCafferty, Western Washington University

Featured Speakers:
  • Duncan Meldrum
    Hilltop Economics
  • Tim Wojan
    U. S. Department of Agriculture
  • Ashby Monk
    Stanford University
  • Peter MacConnachie
    Suncor Energy
  • Jean-Claude Thill
    University of North Carolina-Charlotte
2014 - "Managing Risk and Building for the Future in an Era of Uncertainty"
Portland, Oregon

Chairs: Tom Potiowsky, Portland State University and Paul Storer, Western Washington University

Featured Speakers:
  • David Wyss
    Brown University
  • Michael L. Wilson
    Federal Home Loan Bank of Seattle
  • Elliot Mainzer
    Bonneville Power Administration
  • Dick Conway
    Conway and Associates
2013 - "Regional Competitiveness in the Global Economy"
Spokane, Washington

Chairs: David Bunting and Kelley Cullen, Eastern Washington University

Featured Speakers:
  • Geoffrey Paulin
    Bureau of Labor Statistics
  • Patrick Newport
    IHS Global Insight
  • Joel Kotkin
    Chapman University
  • Peter Hall
    Export Development Canada
  • David Allen Plane
    University of Arizona
2012 - "The New Northwest Economy: Leaner, Meaner, Greener?"
Seattle, Washington

Chairs: Bill Beyers, University of Washington and Lorrie Brown, Washington OFM

Featured Speakers:
  • Ron Jarmin, Shawn Klimek, and Brian Holly
    U.S. Census Bureau
  • David Altig
    Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
  • Simon Kennedy
    Industry Canada
  • Mark Partridge
    Ohio State University
  • Peter B. Nelson
    Middlebury College
2011 - "Green and Global in the Garden City"
Victoria, British Columbia

Chairs: Carol Frketich, CMHC, and Chris Lawless, BCIMC

Featured Speakers:
  • Douglas Porter
    BMO Capital Markets
  • Yves Smith
    Naked Capitalism
  • Andre Plourde
    University of Alberta
  • Dean Fortin
    Mayor, City of Victoria
  • James Boutilier
    Canadian Navy
  • Tom Hutton
    University of British Coumbia
2010 - "Opportunities and Challenges in the Pacific Northwest Hinterlands"
Missoula, Montana

Chairs: Patrick Barkey and Jim Sylvester, University of Montana

Featured Speakers:
  • Nigel Gault
    Global Insight
  • Mike Scott
    Battelle Pacific Northwest Division
  • Honorable John Engen
    Mayor, City of Missoula
  • John Cromartie
    Economic Research Service



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