Wisconsin's Economy at the Crossroads:
Building Higher Paying Jobs for the Future
Midwest Express Center, Milwaukee
Economic Summit II Participants
Include Governor, Lt. Governor, Members of Congress, State Legislators
-- Among the participants at Wisconsin Economic Summit II
on Nov. 26-27 at the Midwest Express Center in Milwaukee will be a number
of senior elected officials.
Economic Summit II
Features Keynote Speaker
Daniel Burrus; Registration Still Available
-- The featured keynote speaker on Monday is Daniel Burrus, one of the
world's leading technology forecasters. Over the past two decades, he
has established an exceptional record of accurately predicting the future
of technological change. He is also a successful entrepreneur who has
founded and managed five Wisconsin-based businesses, including Burrus
Research Associates, Inc., a research and consulting firm that specializes
in global innovations in science and technology.
Bankers Association Members Support Upcoming Wisconsin Economic Summit
-- Twenty-nine members of the Wisconsin Bankers Association have committed
a total of $51,500 to help underwrite the cost of Wisconsin Economic
Summit II, to be held
Nov. 26-27 at the Midwest Express Center in Milwaukee. The summit is
sponsored by the University of Wisconsin System and the Board of Regents,
in cooperation with business and government leaders from throughout
Economic Summit II
in November Will Focus on an "Economy at the Crossroads"
MADISON -- Final plans are taking shape for the second Wisconsin
Economic Summit, to be held Nov. 26-27, at the Midwest Express Center
in Milwaukee. The summit is sponsored by the University of Wisconsin
System and the Board of Regents, in cooperation with business and government
leaders from throughout the state.
Statement by Economic
Summit Co-Chairs, UW System President Katharine C. Lyall
and Board of Regents President Jay L. Smith
Eight months later, people are still talking about the 2000 Wisconsin
Economic Summit. If you attended, know someone who did, or have read
the post-summit report, you realize what a significant and timely event
this was for our state.
Winter 2001 Cover Story:
Economy at the Crossroads: UW System sponsors Wisconsin Economic Summit