Friday, November 3, 2017
7:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
Oregon Convention Center
777 NE Martin Luther King Blvd
Purchase your tickets now for the 2018 HBA Housing Forecast presented by PARR Lumber Company on Friday, November 3, 2017 at the Oregon Convention Center. Join us for insight and analysis with unique perspectives by NAHB Chief Economist Dr. Robert Dietz and University of Oregon Economics Professor Tim Duy. They will discuss what 2018 holds for the housing market and our industry as a whole. This is a signature event for Portland’s HBA, drawing more than 400 attendees from the industry including government officials. Registration begins at 7:00 a.m.. Breakfast and program begins at 7:30 a.m. Click HERE to purchase your ticket.
By October 31: $70 per person or $650 per table of 10
After October 31: $80 per person or $750 per table of 10
Open to all HBA members and guests. Registration required.
Dr. Robert Dietz
Chief Economist, NAHB, email@example.com
Robert Dietz, Ph.D., is Chief Economist for the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), where his responsibilities include housing market analysis, forecasting and industry surveys, and housing policy research. Prior to joining NAHB in 2005, Robert worked as an economist for the Congressional Joint Committee on Taxation. He has testified before Congress on housing, economic and tax issues, and he is an expert on home construction analysis and trends. Robert is a native of Dayton, Ohio and earned a Ph.D. in Economics from the Ohio State University in 2003.
Professor Tim Duy
Senior Director Oregon Economic Forum; & Professor, Department of Economics, University of Oregon, firstname.lastname@example.org
Professor Duy received his B.A. in Economics in 1991 from the University of Puget Sound, and his M.S. and Ph.D. in Economics in 1998 from the University of Oregon. Following graduate school, Tim worked in Washington, D.C. for the United States Department of Treasury as an economist in the International Affairs division and later with the G7 Group, a political and economic consultancy for clients in the financial industry. In the latter position, he was responsible for monitoring the activities of the Federal Reserve and currency markets. Today, he is the Senior Director of the Oregon Economic Forum at the University of Oregon. Tim has published in the Journal of Economics and Business and is currently a member of the Oregon Governor’s Council of Economic Advisors and the State Debt Policy Advisory Commission. Tim is a prominent commentator on the Federal Reserve. Major national and international news outlets frequently quote him, including the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Financial Times, the Wall Street Journal, and Bloomberg. He also writes a regular column for Bloomberg Markets.