Economic Update Series (Aug. 2, 7-9) Registration opens soon

‘Montana University’ of the Montana Chamber Foundation hosts this annual series to provide brief mid-year updates and economic projections for local, state, and national economies. The 2018 schedule is:
– August 2 – Kalispell at Noon
– August 7 – Billings at 7:00 am
– August 7 – Bozeman at Noon
– August 7 – Butte at 4:00 pm
– August 8 – Helena at 8:00 am
– August 8 – Great Falls at Noon
– August 9 – Missoula at Noon
Seminars last approximately 1.5 hours.

The 2018 theme is “Entrepreneurship” and each location will feature a panel of local entrepreneurs giving their perspective. We are also excited to release our “State of Entrepreneurship” report at the series.

For information about the series, including sponsorship, contact Stacye Dorrington – or 888-442-MONT (6668) ext. 100.

This Montana Chamber Foundation series complements the University of Montana Bureau of Business & Economic Research’s annual Economic Outlook Seminars. For additional information on those seminars, go to

Thank you

The 12th Annual Economic Update Series was titled ‘Infrastructure Builds Montana’s Economy’. Thank you to everybody who attended and supported this great event! Click below to download the presentations from our speakers.

Download Patrick Barkey’s Presentation [PDF]Download Paul Polzin’s Presentation [PDF]Download Darryl James’ Presentation [PDF]

Read about Past economic update series


“This is timely information and on track with what I am seeing in business now. Presenters tie in international, national, state and local perspectives.”