Economic Forums are an opportunity for the Kansas City Fed to share insights on the economy and also learn about local economic issues in our region. They include presentations from the Kansas City Fed on key regional economic issues and national trends, as well as an update on monetary policy objectives and concerns. 

The Norfolk Economic Forum on October 17, 2019, will feature a regional and national economic update from Omaha Branch Executive Nathan Kauffman and an update on the agricultural economy from Economist Cortney Cowley

There is no cost to attend the Forum, but registration is required by October 11. 


Businesses, financial institutions, civic and community organizations, educators and government entities.


Check in will be available starting at 5:15 p.m.

5:30 p.m. Networking Reception 

6:00 p.m. Agricultural Economic Update
Cortney Cowley
Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City - Omaha Branch

6:45 p.m. Dinner 

7:15 p.m. Regional and National Economic Outlook
Nathan Kauffman
Omaha Branch Executive and Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City