Education & Events
Economic Outlook Luncheon
Are you ready for 2020? Treat your customers or prospective clients to a high-level networking and first-hand look at the local and national economic forecasts for the upcoming year. Information will be shared by our speakers Dr. Matthew Will, School of Business, University of Indianapolis, and Dr. Matthew C. Roberts, The Kernmantle Group. Don't miss this premier event.
Who Should Attend?
CEOs, presidents, CFOs, directors and other members of senior management would benefit from this program. Additionally, IBA members are encouraged to invite small business customers, who would benefit from the high-level networking and a look at the year ahead.
Dr. Matthew Will
University of Indianapolis
An associate professor of finance at the University of Indianapolis, Matt Will earned a bachelor’s and master’s from Indiana University and a doctorate from Anderson University. After working in private industry for several years, he served nine years on the faculty of Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore and in 2001 joined the faculty of the University of Indianapolis.
Dr. Will is a contributor to Principles of Corporate Finance, a top-selling MBA textbook nationwide, and has authored numerous textbooks and textbook supplements, columns and articles, and more than 40 scholarly publications. He is a founding member and current vice chairman of the board of the Central Indiana Academy of Finance, one of the largest financial literacy organizations in the Midwest.
Dr. Matthew C. Roberts
The Kernmantle Group
Matt Roberts is a commodity broker / turned professor / turned entrepreneur / turned speaker, sharing his outlook on grain, energy and macro markets over 600 times around the country since 2001. Dr. Roberts opened his first online trading account in 1986, and within a decade was a commodity and energy derivatives broker in the Vienna office of CA Global Futures. Complementing his market experience, he spent nine months in the Office of the Chief Economist at the Commodity Futures Trading Commission in Washington, DC.
Dr. Roberts has been quoted in The Economist, The Wall Street Journal and Forbes; has appeared on CNBC; is a frequent contributor to AgDay TV; and has taught economics and grain marketing at The Ohio State University for 15 years, while publishing in multiple journals on technical analysis, commodity markets and electricity markets.
11:00 a.m. Registration and Networking
11:45 a.m. Lunch Served
12:30 p.m. Dr. Matthew Will, School of Business, University of Indianapolis
1:00 p.m. Dr. Matthew C. Roberts, The Kernmantle Group
The Indianapolis Marriott East is located at I-70 and I-465 on the east side of Indianapolis. The hotel address is 7202 E. 21st Street, Indianapolis IN 46219.
IBA Member rates:
$400 Table of 10
This event is open to IBA members and their guests only. Register using the link above or contact Susan Clark at firstname.lastname@example.org or 317/333-7161.
Business attire is appropriate for this event.
The Indianapolis Marriott East is located at I-70 and I-465 on the east side of Indianapolis. The hotel address is 7202 E. 21st Street, Indianapolis IN 46219. Overnight reservations may be made at https://book.passkey.com/e/49945650 or by phone at 317-352-1231. The overnight rate is $137 per night, and the block is available until November 12, 2019.
This event is open to IBA members and their guests only. Full refunds will be given for cancellations made by November 29, 2019. While no refunds can be made after this date, substitutions are always welcome.