Chamber sets Outlook Conference

Chamber sets Outlook  ConferenceThe Ridgecrest Chamber of Commerce is now selling tickets and booth space to the annual IWV Economic Outlook Conference and Business Expo, set for Thursday, Feb. 28, from 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Kerr McGee Center.

The outlook conference offers stakeholders an overview of challenges, accomplishments and opportunities in industry, government, DOD and more. In addition to local leaders, the conference typically brings in a keynote speaker to give information on relevant economic trends.

Attendees also have breaks during the conference to network with representatives of the city, county, China Lake, local agencies, small businesses and more.

The Business Expo offers local entrepreneurs a space to communicate their products and services to an estimated 350 attendees.

Ticket prices are $45 for the general public, with a discounted rate of $40 for chamber members. Table reservations for eight are $335, with a discounted price of $296 for members.

Reservations for the expo are due Feb. 15. Additional information about the speakers will be announced as it becomes available.

For more information call the chamber at 760-375-8331.

Story First Published: 2019-01-04