By The Durham Chamber of Commerce

If you are looking to gain valuable insight about the region for your business, then this is an event you may want to consider.

Triangle Business Journal presents the latest in its series of Regional Outlook events on Thursday, August 18 at the Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club. This event provides an opportunity for you to hear from leaders from contiguous counties about what their issues are and how they connect with Durham and the region. The Outlook will also provide information about business trends and a look into what the business landscape may hold for our communities in the future.

Panelists representing Durham, Orange, Chatham and Person Counties will discuss topics affecting residents and their businesses in these areas. Issues relating to education, transportation, economic development and commercial real estate will be addressed.

Panelists include:

Wally Bowman
Division Engineer, Highway Division 5, NC Department of Transportation

Jason Jolley
Senior Research Director, Carolina Center for Competitive Economies 
Adjunct Professor, Kenan-Flagler Business School at UNC-CH

Glenn McLean
Plant Manager, Eaton Corporation

Christopher Gergen
Founding Executive Director, Bull City Forward

Laurie Paolicelli
Executive Director, Chapel Hill/Orange County Visitors Bureau

Registration and continental breakfast begin at 8 a.m. and the program gets underway at 8:30 a.m. The cost is $35 per person. For more information visit the Triangle Business Journal event information page.