8:30-8:45: Welcome/Opening Statements by HBCOC's Interim CEO, John Hobson, and Golden West College's President, Tim McGrath
8:45-9:20: Technology: The 360-Degree Field of Opportunity featuring Karin Koch (OC Workforce Development Board), and Marcus Cabrera (Head of Robotics at Edison High School). Moderated by Dan Bryan (Ocean View High School District Representative). More panelists to be announced.
9:25-10:00: Tourism: Capitalizing on the Visitor Economy featuring Kelly Miller (President & CEO of Visit Huntington Beach), Bruce Baltin (CBRE Hotels Managing Director), Charles Harris (SVP Marketing, Anaheim VB), and Stenn Parton (Chief Retail Officer, DJM). Moderated by Sophia Valdiva (Film & Travel Trade Media Coordinator, VHB)
10:20-10:55: Keynote Speaker: Dr. Raymond Sfeir (Professor, Director of the Anderson Center for Economic Research, A. Gary Anderson Chair of Economic Analysis, Chapman University)
10:55-11:30: Action: The Possibility in an Untapped Market featuring Megan Klempa (Vans, Senior Manager Brand Events), Meg Bernardo (Director, North America, World Surf League), and Dan Hay (National President, Premier Girls Fastpitch). Moderated by John Etheridge (Seashore Pest Control, Inc).
John Etheridge, Seashore
Pest Control, Inc.
More panelists to be announced.
11:30-11:45: Final Questions/Closing Remarks
2019 Economic Forum presented by the ...
Date and Time
Wednesday Apr 10, 2019 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT
Registration & Networking: 8:00 AM
Program Begins: 8:30 AM
Golden West College Theater 15751 Gothard St
Huntington Beach, CA 92647
Registration: $40, deadline is April 8 Parking on campus: free