Orange County Government, Florida
Previous Economic Summits

2016 Orange County Economic Summit


The 2016 Economic Summit featured Orange County's annual economic forecast by Sean Snaith, Ph.D., Director of the University of Central Florida's Institute for Economic Competitiveness as well as a competitive analysis of various aspects of our local economy by Rick Weddle, President of the Metro Orlando Economic Development Commission.

The 2016 Orange County Economic Summit was held Thursday, January 21, 2016, at the Orange County Convention Center’s new Tangerine Ballroom in the West Concourse at 8:30 a.m.

2015 Orange County Economic Summit


The 2015 Summit featured Orange County’s annual economic forecast by Sean Snaith, Ph.D., director of the University of Central Florida's Institute for Economic Competitiveness. The Chair of Global Practice at Greenberg Traurig Jim Bacchus and Manny Mencia, Senior Vice President at Enterprise Florida, also provided an international trade overview. Additionally, an update on the new regional brand for Orlando was delivered.

2014 Orange County Economic Summit


Mayor Teresa Jacobs hosted the 2014 Orange County Economic Summit on January 21 to discuss the expanding economy, business related programs and the region’s new branding initiative. More than 500 people attended the free event, which was held at the Orange County Convention Center. Citizen engagement is critically important to Orange County and Mayor Teresa Jacobs.

2013 Orange County Economic Summit


2012 Central Florida Branding Summit

2011 Economic & Jobs Summit


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