Four leading experts to speak on the U.S. economy and markets around the world at GIC conference in Little Rock.

May 30, 2019

TWEET: Join @Interdependence and @ARStateChamber and members of the GIC Board of Directors in Little Rock on May 30.



The Global Interdependence Center in partnership with The Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce/Associated Industries of Arkansas has prepared a half-day morning conference to bring members of the Little Rock community expert discussion from GIC representatives. Topics will include the U.S. economy, an outlook on financial markets, and an international Outlook focusing on China, Brexit and Europe. The cost is $25 per person.


  • Dave Altig, Executive Vice President and Director of Research, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and GIC Advisory Council Member
  • Ray Dillon, President and Chief Executive Officer, Deltic Timber Corporation and GIC Board Member
  • Michael Drury, Chief Economist, McVean Trading & Investments and GIC Chairman Emeritus
  • Lisa McIntire Shaw, Founding Partner of Cygnus Asset Management, LLC and GIC Member


Thursday, May 30, 2019 | 8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.


Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce, Little Rock, AR
(Address: 1200 W. Capitol Avenue, Little Rock, AR 72201)




Contact: To register for this event or for more information please contact Shelley Short, Vice President, Programs & Partnerships, AR State Chamber of Commerce/AIA, at 501-944-2028 or [email protected] or Colleen Murphy, Manager of Marketing and Communications, at [email protected] or 215-238-0990.

About the Global Interdependence Center: The Global Interdependence Center (GIC) is a Philadelphia-based nonprofit organization that seeks to stimulate thoughtful, global dialogue on a wide range of issues that affect the international community, including economics, health care and government. GIC convenes conferences and roundtable discussions, both domestically and internationally, to identify and address emerging global issues. For more information, visit GIC’s website at