2019-2020 State of the Region

2019-2020 State of the Region

The Detroit Regional Chamber will host its sixth annual State of the Region on Thursday, Dec. 5 at Ford Field where it will reveal new data on Southeast Michigan’s economic health and how the region compares to peer regions. The report analyzes economic indicators related to business growth, talent, innovation, and international commerce.

Event Details
Thursday, Dec. 5

Ford Field
2000 Brush St.
Detroit, MI 48226



Price: Chamber members $95, Future members $170

*Please note: Prices will increase on Thursday, Nov. 21.

No refunds will be provided for this event.

Doors Open

10 a.m.

Early Arrival Opportunities
New this year are two early arrival opportunities: 

10:15 a.m. – 11:25 a.m.
Detroit 2030: From Education Crisis to Talent Hub | View Agenda 

10:30 a.m. – 11:25 a.m.
Regional Leader Networking Reception

State of the Region Program

11:30 a.m.
Lunch Served

12 p.m.
State of the Region Welcome
Speaker: Sandy Baruah, President and CEO, Detroit Regional Chamber

12:10 p.m.
Keynote Address
Speaker: Ron Insana, Senior Analyst, CNBC; Financial Industry Expert
Interviewer: Devin ScillianAnchor, WDIV-TV 4, NBC 

12:40 p.m.
Sponsor Remarks
Speaker: Richard Hampson, State President, Michigan, Citizens Bank

12:45 p.m.
State of the Region Presentation
Speaker: Sandy Baruah, President and CEO, Detroit Regional Chamber

1:15 p.m.

For more information, please contact Katy Palahang at 313.596.0384.

A table sponsorship is recommended to guarantee seats for a group.

The 2019-2020 State of the Region offers a number of affordable sponsorship opportunities to gain brand awareness and exposure for your business. For more information, please contact Jim Connarn at 313.596.0391.


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