GIC Global Citizen Award Ceremony & Economic Outlook

Friday, December 13, 2019 - 11:00am - 2:00pm
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA
United States

The Board of Directors of the Global Interdependence Center invites you to attend our 2019 Global Economic Outlook and networking lunch at the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia on Friday, December13, 2019.

We hope you will join the members and friends of the GIC community for our presentation on the Global Economic Outlook as well as congratulate our esteemed Board Officers for 2019 as we recognize E. Martin Heldring for his ongoing support, leadership and dedication to the Global Interdependence Center.

Program Agenda

10:00 a.m. | Registration & Coffee

10:30 a.m. | Welcome and Presentation of the Global Citizen Award

  • Don Rissmiller, Chief Economist Strategas Research Partners and GIC Chairman
  • Martin Heldring, Senior Vice President and Managing Director, TD Bank and GIC Treasurer – 2019 Global Citizen Award Honoree

10:45 a.m. | Announcement of the 2019 College of Central Bankers

  • Peter A. Gold, Esq., Principal, TheGoldGroup LLC and GIC Vice Chair

11:00 a.m. | Presentation on Central Bank Independence

  • Charles Plosser, Former President & CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

11:30 a.m. | Presentation on the Novel Context of Current Policymaking

  • Dennis Lockhart, Former President & CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

12:00 p.m. | Break

12:15 p.m. | Panel Session on the 2020 Global Economic Outlook

  • Michael Drury, Chief Economist, McVean Trading & Investments
  • Don Rissmiller, Founding Partner & Chief Economist, Strategas

1:15 p.m. | Questions and Answers and Concluding Remarks

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. | Networking Lunch



We invite you to support GIC by purchasing a ticket to attend and placing a congratulatory message or company ad* in our tribute booklet. Please find the details on tickets and message pricing below:

Single Tickets:

  • GIC Members: $50
  • Non-Members: $75

Congratulatory Messages/Tribute Book:

  • Full-Page Message: $1000
  • Half-Page Message: $500
  • Quarter-Page Message: $250

*Congratulatory messages and ad creative due November 29.

Event Type: 
Business and Commerce