Economic Outlook Summit 2020- It Was Virtual This Year! 
Pocono: Pride, Promise, Progress

The Summit is now available to view online. View the Virtual Summit.

This year's summit featured two keynote speakers:

  • Dr. Wendy Braund, MD, MPH, MSed, FACPM, The COVID-19 Response Director at the Pennsylvania Department of Health
  • Frank Robinson, MBA, Director of Econsult Solutions, Inc., a firm that assists clients in the evaluation of economic and fiscal outcomes.
Dr. Wendy Braund and Frank Robinson
Keynote speakers Dr. Wendy Braund and Frank Robinson, MBA

Economic Outlook Summit 2020- It Was Virtual This Year! 
Pocono: Pride, Promise, Progress

The Summit is now available to view online. View the Virtual Summit.

This year's summit featured two keynote speakers:

  • Dr. Wendy Braund, MD, MPH, MSed, FACPM, The COVID-19 Response Director at the Pennsylvania Department of Health
  • Frank Robinson, MBA, Director of Econsult Solutions, Inc., a firm that assists clients in the evaluation of economic and fiscal outcomes.

Summit Agenda

  • 12:00 p.m. – Year in Revew Video -Carbon, Monroe, Pike, and Wayne Counties
  • 12:05 p.m. – Opening Remarks: Kenneth Long, Interim President, East Stroudsburg University
  • 12:10 p.m. – Keynote Speaker: Dr. Wendy Braund, COVID-19 Response Director, Pennsylvania Department of Health, COVID-19 Update from the Pennsylvania Department of Health
  • 12:30 p.m. – Pocono Promise VideoAbstract map of Carbon, Monroe, Pike and Wayne counties
  • 12:35 p.m. – Keynote Speaker: Frank Robinson, MBA, Director, Econsult Solutions, "From Reality to Resiliency: Utilizing Data to Navigate Through Challenging Economic Times."
  • 12:55 p.m. – Pocono Progress Video
  • 1:00 p.m. – County Commissioner Chairs: Carbon, Monroe, Pike and Wayne. "COVID-19: Challenges Faced, Lessons Learned. What's Next?" Carbon: Wayne E. Nothstein; Monroe: Sharon S. Laverdure; Pike: Matthew M. Osterberg; Wayne: Brian W. Smith
    Topic: COVID-19: Challenges Faced, Lessons Learned. What’s Next?
  • 1:20 p.m. – Closing Remarks: ESU President Long
  • 1:25 p.m. – Pocono Pride Video
Dr. Wendy Braund and Frank Robinson
Keynote speakers Dr. Wendy Braund and Frank Robinson, MBA

Summit Agenda

  • 12:00 p.m. – Year in Revew Video -Carbon, Monroe, Pike, and Wayne Counties
  • 12:05 p.m. – Opening Remarks: Kenneth Long, Interim President, East Stroudsburg University
  • 12:10 p.m. – Keynote Speaker: Dr. Wendy Braund, COVID-19 Response Director, Pennsylvania Department of Health, COVID-19 Update from the Pennsylvania Department of Health
  • 12:30 p.m. – Pocono Promise VideoAbstract map of Carbon, Monroe, Pike and Wayne counties
  • 12:35 p.m. – Keynote Speaker: Frank Robinson, MBA, Director, Econsult Solutions, "From Reality to Resiliency: Utilizing Data to Navigate Through Challenging Economic Times."
  • 12:55 p.m. – Pocono Progress Video
  • 1:00 p.m. – County Commissioner Chairs: Carbon, Monroe, Pike and Wayne. "COVID-19: Challenges Faced, Lessons Learned. What's Next?" Carbon: Wayne E. Nothstein; Monroe: Sharon S. Laverdure; Pike: Matthew M. Osterberg; Wayne: Brian W. Smith
    Topic: COVID-19: Challenges Faced, Lessons Learned. What’s Next?
  • 1:20 p.m. – Closing Remarks: ESU President Long
  • 1:25 p.m. – Pocono Pride Video

Poconos: Four County Region - Carbon, Monroe, Pike and Wayne

For assistance or special accommodations, please contact mpostupack@esu.edu or (570) 422-7920. Accommodations may include, but are not limited to, services for physical, cognitive, visual or auditory assistance.

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For more information, contact:

Economic Development & Entrepreneurship
East Stroudsburg University
(570) 422-7920
mpostupack@esu.edu

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ESU Innovation Center
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(570) 422-7920
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(570) 422-7951 (Fax)
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