Economic Outlook Conference – September 2018

  • Economic Outlook Conference
    September 13, 2018
    7:30 am - 10:00 am

Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for its annual Economic Outlook Conference, which this year will focus on “The Future of Work” and the impact of artificial intelligence, robots in the workplace and their interaction with human workers, attitudes of Gen Z workers and how we are educating the workforce for the jobs of the future.

Hear from:

Dr. Robert L. Caret, Chancellor of the University System of Maryland, will focus on “Educating the New Workforce.” Hear from Dr. Caret about the changes occurring in our higher education system to educate the next generation of workers.

Dr. Roger Casey, President of McDaniel College, will focus on “Gen Z: How They Differ from Millennials and Baby Boomers.” Dr. Casey will discuss characteristics of the Gen Z workforce and how it will interact with the current workforce.

Allison Horn, Managing Director, Learning and Leadership Development for Accenture, will focus on “The Demand for Artificial Intelligence and its Impact in the Workplace.” Horn will talk about the digital revolution and the future workforce.

David S. Mitchell, Associate Director, Policy and Market Solutions for The Aspen Institute Financial Security Program, will focus on “The Changing Wage and Benefit Programs.” Mitchell will discuss how wages and benefits packages will change and the financial impact of the future workforce.

When: Thursday, September 13, 2018; 7:30 a.m. registration, 8-10 a.m. program

Where: Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel, 700 Aliceanna Street, Baltimore, MD 21202


Members: $80 individuals, $750 table of 10

Non-Members: $175 individuals, $1,600 table of 10

To be eligible for a refund the Greater Baltimore Committee requires a 72-hour cancellation notice.

For event and sponsorship information, contact Lisa Byrd, Director of Events and Business Development, at 410-727-2820.

Event Sponsors:


Baltimore Development Corporation

Southwest Airlines Co.

The official airline of the GBC


LifeBridge Health

Merritt Properties

University of Maryland Medical System

The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company





CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield



Baltimore Business Journal



700 Aliceanna St., Baltimore, Maryland, 21202, United States