2018 Economic Trends Conference


BizTimes Media held its annual Northern Trust Economic Trends event on Jan. 19 at the Italian Community Center in downtown Milwaukee. Area industry leaders discussed their expectations for the economy and the manufacturing, health care and workforce development sectors this year.

The event’s speakers were Michael Knetter, an economist and president and CEO of the University of Wisconsin Foundation; Brian Kobylinski, CEO of Jason Industries Inc.; Nick Turkal, president and CEO of Aurora Health Care; and Becky Frankiewicz, president of ManpowerGroup North America.

Photos by Paul Gaertner