Sixth Pasadena Business and Economic Summit Will Feature Somjita Mitra, Director of the Institute for Applied Economics

Presentations by Tom Soderstrom, Chief IT Technology and Innovation Officer at JPL and Christopher Dougherty Administrator at Shriners Hospital for Children highlight the lunchtime event at the University Club

Published : Thursday, October 11, 2018 | 11:06 AM

Somjita Mitra, Ph.D. is the Director of the Institute for Applied Economics at LAEDC. Photo courtesy LAEDC

The City of Pasadena and the Pasadena Chamber of Commerce invite leaders of business and industry in Pasadena to be part of a discussion on the local economy, their industries and the future of business in Pasadena at the sixth Pasadena Business and Economic Summit on Tuesday, October 23, 2018, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at The University Club at 175 North Oakland Avenue in Pasadena.

Free valet parking is included along with lunch and the informative program.

Cost to attend the second Pasadena Business and Economic Summit is $50 and includes the program, lunch and parking. A corporate table of eight, which includes signage and recognition on the program, costs $400. Valet parking, lunch and the informative and engaging program are included in the cost.

The City of Pasadena and the Pasadena Chamber of Commerce join forces to present the discussion of the economic health and the future of business in Pasadena. The Pasadena Business and Economic Summit is generously underwritten by the City of Pasadena. Wells Fargo sponsors the 2018 Business and Economic Summit.

Somjita Mitra, director of the Institute for Applied Economics at the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation will provide an economic overview and insights into trends and issues that may impact our economy.

The Pasadena Business and Economic Summit will include an update on development activity in Pasadena by Economic Development Manager Eric Duyshart. Special presentations will be made by Tom Soderstrom, IT Chief Technology and Innovation Officer at Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and Christopher Dougherty Administrator of Shriners Hospital for Children.

Invitations were mailed in September. If you would like to be added to the invite list, email Leanne@pasadena-chamber.org. Tickets can be purchased online at www.pasadena-chamber.org/forms/business-and-economic-summit.

The Pasadena Chamber of Commerce is a business service member organization that works to ensure the prosperity of its members through a variety of offerings including referrals, networking, workshops and seminars, events and much more. The Chamber serves 1450 member companies.

 

 

 

 

 

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