Omaha Economic Forum

September 7, 2017
Economic Forums are an opportunity for the Kansas City Fed to share insights on the economy and also learn about local economic issues in our region. They include presentations from the Kansas City Fed on key regional economic issues and national trends, as well as an update on monetary policy objectives and concerns. 

About this event

The Omaha Economic Forum on September 7, 2017, will feature an update on the U.S. economy and monetary from Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City President Esther George and a discussion on Nebraska's economy from Omaha Branch Executive Nathan Kauffman.

The Forum also coincides with the commemoration of the Omaha Branch centennial. The Omaha Branch opened its doors on September 4, 1917, as the first branch office established for the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. 

There is no cost to attend the Forum, but registration is required by September 1, 2017. 

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Who should attend?

Businesses, financial institutions, civic and community organizations, educators and government entities.

Event details

Omaha, Nebraska


There is not cost to attend, but registration is required.

Registration Deadline: September 1, 2017

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Contact Information

Community and Public Affairs Specialist

Omaha Economic Forum Agenda

  • Omaha Economic Forum Agenda

    5:30 p.m. Check-in and Networking Reception 

    6:00 p.m. Welcome 

    6:15 p.m. Nebraska Economic Outlook
    Nathan Kauffman Omaha Branch Executive and Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City

    6:45 p.m. Dinner

    7:15 p.m. U.S. Economic Outlook
    Esther George President and Chief Executive Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City