Wondering what’s in store for the economy in 2019? Don’t miss the Midwest’s largest economic forecast luncheon!

2018 Program:


Luke Chandler, chief economist of Deere & Company, will deliver a keynote address on the challenging agriculture economy, interest rates, infrastructure spending and more.


Following Mr. Chandler’s speech, Hall-Perrine Foundation President Jack Evans will moderate a regional business leaders panel discussion. Panelists included:

    • Mike Gerdin, CEO & Chairman of Heartland Express
    • Duane Smith, CEO of TrueNorth Companies
    • Bruce Lehrman, CEO of Involta
    • Monica Nadeau, Sr. General Manager of GGP/Coral Ridge Mall
    • Sarvjeev Sidhu, Global Head, Emerging Markets of Aegon Asset Management

Check out photos from the 2017 luncheon!


DoubleTree by Hilton
11:30 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.

Individual Fee: $55 up to Jan. 9, $70 after
Table Seating: $550 up to Jan. 9, $700 after
Registration End: 1/9/2019
Contact: Ashley Levitt
Email: ashley@corridorbusiness.com
Phone: (319) 665-6397, ext. 311