NEW ORLEANS — The Tulane Business Forum will emphasize economic growth in the region in its 33rd year, with a theme of “Scoring Big: Building on Business Victories.”
The forum will be held 8:15 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. Friday at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside.
The forum will focus on key strategies responsible for making New Orleans a top contender in economic development. Business leaders will share their perspectives on recent trends and achievements resulting from innovative and collaborative partnerships in the areas of industrial development, trade and transportation, banking, sports, entrepreneurship and tourism.
Among speakers and topics are:
There also will be a panel discussion among sports authorities on the fast-growing sports industry and its impact on the region’s economic development. Forum registration is $160 for the general public and $130 for Tulane alumni. Registration is available at http://www.tulanebusiness.com or (504) 861-7921.
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