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2020 B/CS Chamber of Commerce

ECONOMIC
OUTLOOK
CONFERENCE

C o m m u ni t y o f O p p or t u n i t y

January 29, 2020 • 8:00 a.m.
Hilton College Station
Presented by the Bryan/College Station Chamber of Commerce and
Wells Fargo Bank, this conference offers an overview of factors affecting
the economy of the Brazos Valley.
This year’s theme, Community of Opportunity, will provide valuable insights
into the business climate of our community through speakers and panel
discussions. Individual tickets and reserved tables are available. For more
information, or to RSVP, call (979) 260-5200 or email jordan@bcschamber.org
2020 Economic Outlook Conference Schedule
COFFEE WITH
THE LEADERS

REGISTRATION
WELCOME

7:00 a.m.
Breakfast Sponsor:
Texas Central High Speed Rail

Representatives from Brazos County, City of
Bryan, City of College Station, Bryan ISD &
College Station ISD

7:30 a.m.
8:00 a.m.

Sponsored by
Wells Fargo

Glen Brewer

President/CEO, B/CS Chamber of Commerce

Mayor Karl Mooney
City of College Station

Phil Shackelford

B/CS Chamber of Commerce Board Chair
Blinn College Foundation

Ben Downs

Bryan Broadcasting

SESSION I

8:20 a.m.

Sponsored by
Texas A&M University

Katherine Kleeman

License/Franchise Owner - Brenham, Bryan, & Conroe, Spherion Staffing Servi

Kelly Templin

Director, TAMU RELLIS

David Reynolds
BREAK

9:15 a.m.

Director, Bryan CTE Program

Sponsored by
CHI St. Joseph Health

SESSION II

9:30 a.m.

Sponsored by
Bryan Texas Utilities

Joey Dunn

Deputy City Manager, City of Bryan

Natalie Ruiz

Director of Economic Development, City of College Station

Brazos County
BREAK

SESSION III

10:45 a.m.

Sponsored by
Jones|Carter, Inc.

11:00 a.m.
Sponsored by
Coleman & Patterson
Real Estate

Matt Prochaska
President/CEO, Brazos Valley Economic Development Corporation

Kindra Fry
President/CEO, Experience BCS

Dan Rudge
Executive Director, Metropolitan Planning Organization

Chad Wootton
LUNCH

12:00 p.m.

Associate Vice President - External Affairs, TAMU Office of the Provost

Sponsored by
Guaranty Bank & Trust

KEYNOTE
SPEAKERS

12:30 p.m.

Sponsored by
Stylecraft Builders

Dr. James Gaines
Chief Economist, Texas Real Estate Research Center, Texas A&M University

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