Global Interdependence Center to announce new Officers of the Board at final Conference of 2017

December 1, 2017

December 1, 2017                                                   

Colleen Murphy
Global Interdependence Center
215-238-0990 | [email protected]

Global Interdependence Center to announce new Officers of the Board at final Conference of 2017

TWEET: Celebrate over 40 years of GIC at @Interdependence’s 2018 Global Economic Outlook in Philadelphia on Friday, 12/8.


2018 Global Economic OutlookThe Board of Directors of the Global Interdependence Center (GIC) is excited to close out a successful year with the half-day conference and networking lunch, 2018 Global Economic Outlook. Members and friends of the GIC community will gather for a presentation on the Global Economic Outlook with topics including Our Global Interdependent Economy, It’s Been about China + Oil… Now Trump?, and Credit Trends Post QE. The GIC Board Officers for 2018 will be announced at this afternoon program. They are as followed:


  • Don Rissmiller (Founding Partner, Strategas), Chair
  • Peter A. Gold, Esq. (Founder and President, TheGoldGroup, LLC), Vice Chair
  • Kathleen Stephansen (Chief Economist, Huawei Technologies), Vice Chair of Programs
  • E. Martin Heldring (Senior Vice President and Managing Director, TD Bank, N.A), Treasurer
  • George Tsetsekos (Dean Emeritus and the Francis Professor of Finance, LeBow College of Business, Drexel University), Secretary
  • Michael Drury (Chief Economist, McVean Trading and Investments), Chairman Emeritus
  • Jillian Fornito (Executive Director, Global Interdependence Center), Executive Director

Presentations by:

  • Michael Drury, Chief Economist, McVean Trading and Investments
  • Donald Rissmiller, Founding Partner of Strategas
  • Christopher Whalen, Chairman, Whalen Global Advisors LLC

Friday, December 8, 2017 | 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia (Address: 100 N Independence Mall W, Philadelphia, PA 19106)

Contact: To register for this event, or for more information, please contact 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