State of the Region 2023

The annual event will focus on economic indicators related to business, consumer confidence, and business leaders’ insight, emphasizing the impact of inflation and rising interest rates. The 2023 report will also offer a targeted analysis of what the numbers mean for the region’s economic health and how they impact businesses moving forward.

Event Details

Wednesday, Feb. 8
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
One Campus Martius

Questions? Contact Pilar Doakes at 313.596.0344 or email


Chamber Members – $70; Future Members – $120


11:00 a.m.

Sponsor Remarks

Speaker: Yasmeen Jasey, Michigan Market Executive, Citizens
Sponsor: Citizens

11:05 a.m.

State of the Region Presentation

Speaker: Sandy K. Baruah, President and Chief Executive Officer, Detroit Regional Chamber 

11:30 a.m.

Panel Conversation

Panelists: Michael Robinet, Executive Director, S&P Global
Peter Quigley, President and Chief Executive Officer, Kelly Services, Inc.
Moderator: Devin Scillian, Anchor, WDIV-TV, NBC

12:05 p.m.

Closing Remarks

Speaker: Devin Scillian, Anchor, WDIV-TV, NBC

12:10 p.m.

Networking and Lunch

1:00 p.m.

Event Concludes

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