David A. Bowers Economic Forecast Luncheon
Date & Time:
Friday, Dec. 11, 2009 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. (Eastern)
11:00 a.m. Registration
11:30 a.m. Luncheon
12:15 p.m. 2009 Weatherhead Forecaster Awards
2010 Economic Forecast, presented by Sam Thomas, Ph.D.
The Weatherhead School of Management's Banking and Finance Senior Lecturer Sam Thomas, PhD, will analyze business and financial news and provide insight on the economy during the thirty-sixth annual David A. Bowers Economic Forecast Luncheon.
Dr. Thomas will present an unbiased, academic viewpoint to explain what’s happening with the economy and makes predictions for 2010, including what possible responses may come from governmental authorities and fiscal policymakers. Thomas is an expert in and teaches courses in corporate finance, investments, and international finance at the university.
The annual luncheon is named in honor of the late David A. Bowers, former chair of the School’s Banking and Finance Department.
Individual tickets are $50; Students- $25; Sponsorships are available at $1,000 and $2,000 levels.
At the Renaissance Cleveland Hotel
Attached Garage. Entrance is off Superior Avenue- Self parking. Day rate - $12 first hour; $1 per hour thereafter; maximum is $18
Valet Parking available at front entrance of the hotel on the Superior Avenue side. Day rate starts at $16 first hour, and $1 each additional hour; max $22
Additional Parking Options
Network Parking - Lot B at W. 3rd & Superior, diagonal from hotel. Daily: $9.00; $6.50 in by 10am; $4.00 after 4pm; Overnight Rate $10.00.
Tower City/Network Parking.Tower City Center (walkway attached to Renaissance via Tower City) Early Bird Special - In before 10am $6.00 for the day; Daily: In after 10am-Up to $3.00 first 1/2; $1.0 per each additional 1 hour; $11.00 maximum
Network/North Area Parking. Tower City underneath - entrance off Superior. Rate is $7.00 Flat.
The Renaissance Cleveland Hotel - Grand Ballroom
24 Public Square
Cleveland, OH 44113