The Center for Business and Economic Research, in collaboration with the Northwest Arkansas Council, will release the fifth annual State of the Northwest Arkansas Region Report on Oct. 2.
The annual State of the Northwest Arkansas Region Report, first released in 2011, will be shared at 11:30 a.m. on Oct. 2 at the Northwest Arkansas Board of Realtors Event Center at 314 N. Goad Springs Road in Lowell, Arkansas.
Speakers at the event will include Danny Games, deputy director of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, and University of Arkansas economist Kathy Deck, the director of Walton College’s Center for Business and Economic Research.
Games will share a state-level perspective on economic issues and trends that are important to Northwest Arkansas. Deck will talk about the highlights in the State of the Northwest Arkansas Region Report as well as share information in the Center for Business and Economic Research’s Quarterly Business Analysis.
The cost for the program and luncheon is $40. Preregistration is required, and the deadline is Monday, Sept. 28. Reservations can be made for the luncheon at http://cber.uark.edu/ or by calling 479-575-4151.