BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.5866@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20190214T000000Z DTEND:20190214T000000Z DESCRIPTION:Despite geopolitical tensions and talk of trade wars\, the econ omic outlook remains promising. The U.S. economy is booming\, with U.S. GD P growth topping at 3% and unemployment rate falling under 4%. While Japan &rsquo\;s economy seems to be on track\, many economists believe the natio n&rsquo\;s growth will slow in 2019. What lies ahead for the world economy in 2019? What are the biggest threats to the global economy? In this prog ram\, leading experts give their assessment of the current economic condit ions\, and share their economic forecasts.&nbsp\;\n<strong></strong>\n<str ong>Speakers:</strong>\n<strong></strong>\n<strong>Lewis Alexander</strong >\, Chief U.S. Economist\, Nomura Securities International\n<strong></stro ng>\n<strong>Bruce Kasman</strong>\, Chief Economist\, J.P. Morgan\n<stron g></strong>\n<strong>Ellen Zentner</strong>\, Chief U.S. Economist\, Morga n Stanley&nbsp\;\n<strong></strong>\n<strong>Agenda:</strong>\n\n12-12:30 PM\nRegistration and Reception\n\n12:30-1 PM\nLuncheon\n\n1-2:30 PM\nDiscu ssion and Q&amp\;A\n\n<strong>Admission:</strong>\nNon-Corporate members: $65 lunch &amp\; lecture/$20 lecture only\nJapan Society Corporate Members : Free\, up to designated number of tickets\; additional tickets $45 lunch &amp\; lecture/$15 lecture only\nJapan Society Individual Members at Patr on Circle level and above: $45 lunch &amp\; lecture/$15 lecture only\nAcad emic and government: $35 lunch &amp\; lecture/$15 lecture only&nbsp\;\nSea ting is available on a first come\, first served basis.&nbsp\;\n<em>Prepay ment must be made with a credit card. All cancellations must be made at le ast 48 hours prior to the event</em>&nbsp\;\nFor more information\, please contact the Business and Policy Program at 212-715-1208 or email&nbsp\;<a href="mailto:register@japansociety.org">register@japansociety.org</a>. SUMMARY:2019 Economic Outlook: How Will It Play Out? URL:/en/events/2019/02/14/2019-economic-outlook-how-will-it-play-out/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR