April 22, 2009 > Economic Stimulus Package: What's In IT for US?
Economic Stimulus Package: What's In IT for US?
Submitted By Nina Moore
The Fremont Chamber of Commerce is pleased to present "The Economic Stimulus Package: What's in it for Us?" on Thursday, April 30th at the Fremont Marriott from noon to 2 p.m. The keynote speaker will be Russell Hancock, President and CEO of Joint Venture Silicon Valley. His address will be followed by a panel discussion on specific aspects of the stimulus package and how our area and local businesses can benefit. Our panel will include:
* Michael Elkin, Assistant District Director, Small Business Administration - speaking about how local businesses can access Federal Stimulus funds and benefit from other provisions of the Federal Stimulus package
* Daren Fields, Economic Development Director, City of Fremont - discussing the City's own local stimulus package and how the City will benefit from the Federal Stimulus package
* Dennis Murphy, Vice President and Site Leader, Amgen Fremont - discussing aspects of the Federal Stimulus plan that will benefit biotech firms and the companies that provide them with products and services
* Patricia Williams, Vice President & Director, Merrill Lynch's Silicon Valley Complex - discussing the Stimulus Package and how financial institutions will partner with individuals, businesses, and government entities.
Attendees will also have the opportunity to ask questions of our speaker and panelists.
Whether you are interested in what the Federal Stimulus Package means for the region, the City, or your own business, this meeting will provide lots of insight. The meeting and luncheon are $38 for Chamber members and $55 for non-members.
For more information and sponsorship opportunities, please visit www.fremontbusiness.com.
To order tickets, visit www.fremontbusiness.com or call Lana Hillary-Windom at (510) 795-2244.
Economic Stimulus Forum
Thursday, April 30, 2009
Noon - 2 p.m.
46100 Landing Pkwy, Fremont
Chamber members: $38