Published Nov. 8, 2012
With the presidential election decided and the “fiscal cliff” on the horizon, prospects of job and income growth for 2013 will be the focus of the 32nd annual Economic Outlook Conference hosted by the Darla Moore School of Business.
This year's panel discussion, titled Startup State: Innovation and Entrepreneurial Activity in South Carolina, will feature Dirk Brown, director of USC's Faber Entrepreneurship Center; William Kirkland, entrepreneur-in-residence at the USC/Columbia Technology Incubator; and Bill Mahoney, CEO of the S.C. Research Authority.
Moore School Director of Research Doug Woodward and research associate Joey Von Nessen will present their economic forecast in the afternoon.
Jonathan Zucker, president of North Charleston-based The InterTech Group, will deliver the keynote address.
Registration is $75 and includes a networking hour from noon to 1 p.m. with heavy hors d’oeuvres in the Top of Carolina, the revolving restaurant on the top floor of the Capstone House.