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St. Louis Regional Economic Briefing

Registration for this event is closed.

Date:  Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017
Time:  7:30-9:30 a.m.
Location: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
One Federal Reserve Bank Plaza
Broadway and Locust St.
St. Louis, Mo. 63102 (map it)

Please join us for our annual St. Louis Regional Economic Briefing. This year’s event is titled Challenges and Opportunities Facing the Manufacturing Sector: A National and Local Perspective.

The program will feature Kevin Kliesen, St. Louis Fed research officer and business economist, and Charles Gascon, St. Louis Fed regional economist. A panel discussion will focus on advanced manufacturing. It will feature:

  • Edward L. Monser, president of Emerson, the global technology and engineering company based in Ferguson;
  • Al Koller III, president of Koller Enterprises, a plastics manufacturer and distributor based in Fenton; and
  • John Hixson, vice president for advanced manufacturing at the St. Louis Economic Development Partnership, a Clayton-based organization dedicated to growing businesses in the city of St. Louis and in St. Louis County.

The program will also feature an update on the national economy.

The program is free and will be of particular interest to business leaders and others who want to keep up on current economic conditions. A buffet breakfast will be served. Register now, as seating is limited. The deadline is Sept. 1.

Questions? Contact Emilee Dufford at or 314-444-6251.