Indiana Economic Outlook 2018

  • Thursday, December 7, 2017 - Horizon Convention Center, Muncie, Ind.
  • Keynote Speaker: Lorri A. Torres, Inspector General for the State of Indiana
  • Sponsored by First Merchants
  • View presentation slides (PDF) - View handout (PDF)


Indiana Economic Outlook 2017

  • Monday, December 5, 2016 (breakfast) - Horizon Convention Center, Muncie, Ind.
  • Keynote Speaker: Joe Donnelly, US Senator for the State of Indiana
  • Sponsored by First Merchants
  • View handout (PDF)

Indiana Economic Outlook 2016

  • Monday, December 7, 2015 - Horizon Convention Center, Muncie, Ind.
  • Keynote Speaker: James Bullard, President and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
  • Sponsored by First Merchants Corporation
  • View presentation slides (PDF) – View handout (PDF)


Indiana Economic Outlook 2015

  • Thursday, December 4, 2014 - Horizon Convention Center, Muncie, Ind.
  • Keynote Speaker: Mike Pence, 50th Governor of the State of Indiana
  • Sponsored by First Merchants Corporation
  • View presentation slides (PDF) – View handout (PDF)


Indiana Economic Outlook 2014

Around-the-State Regional Forecast Tour

Central Indiana - Indianapolis

  • Tuesday, December 10, 2013 - Maple Creek Golf Course, Indianapolis, Ind. 
  • Sponsored by Old National Wealth Management
  • View forecast (PDF) - Included counties: Boone, Brown, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Johnson, Madison, Marion, Morgan, Putnam, and Shelby

East Central Indiana - Muncie

  • Wednesday, December 11, 2013 - Horizon Convention Center, Muncie, Ind.
  • Keynote speaker: Steve Dwyer, President and CEO, Conexus Indiana
  • Sponsored by First Merchants Bank, Insurance, and Trust
  • View keynote presentation slides (PDF) - View forecast (PDF) - Included counties: Blackford, Delaware, Grant, Henry, Jay, Madison, Randolph, and Wayne

Southeast Indiana - Batesville

  • Wednesday, December 11, 2013 - Hillcrest Golf & Country Club, Batesville, Ind. 
  • Sponsored by Hillenbrand, Inc.
  • View forecast (PDF) - Included counties: Dearborn, Decatur, Fayette, Franklin, Jefferson, Jennings, Ohio, Ripley, Rush, and Switzerland

West Central Indiana - Frankfort

  • Thursday, December 12, 2013 - Arborwood at the Golf Preserve, Frankfort, Ind.
  • Sponsored by The Farmers Bank and Clinton County Partners in Progress
  • View forecast (PDF) - Included counties: Caroll, Clinton, Howard, Montgomery, Tippecanoe, and Tipton

Northwest Indiana - Merrillville

  • Friday, December 13, 2013 - Radisson Hotel at Star Plaza, Merrillville, Ind.
  • Sponsored by NIPSCO and Northwest Indiana Forum
  • View forecast (PDF) - Included counties: Jasper, Lake, Laporte, Newton, Porter, Pulaski, and Starke

Northeast Indiana - Fort Wayne

  • Monday, December 16, 2013 - Grand Wayne Center, Fort Wayne, Ind.
  • Sponsored by Old National Wealth Management
  • View forecast (PDF) - Included counties: Adams, Allen, De Kalb, Huntington, LaGrange, Noble, Steuben, Wabash, Wells, and Whitley

North Central Indiana - Goshen

  • Monday, December 16, 2013 - Ivy Tech Community College, Goshen, Ind.
  • Sponsored by NIPSCO and Northern Indiana Coalition of Chambers
  • View forecast (PDF) - Included counties: Elkhart, Kosciusko, LaGrange, Marshall, Noble, and St. Joseph

Southwest Indiana - Evansville

  • Tuesday, December 17, 2013 - One Vectren Square, Evansville, Ind.
  • View forecast (PDF) - Included counties: Gibson, Posey, Spencer, Vanderburgh, and Warrick

Indiana Economic Outlook 2013

East Central Indiana - Muncie

  • Wednesday, December 12, 2012 (luncheon) - Horizon Convention Center, Muncie, Ind.
  • Keynote Speaker: Michael J. Hicks, Director, Center for Business and Economic Research, Ball State University
  • Sponsored by First Merchants Corporation
  • View invitation (PDF) - View presentation (PDF)  - View handout (PDF)

Southeastern Indiana - Batesville

  • Wednesday, December 12, 2012 (evening) - Hillcrest Golf & Country Club, Batesville, Ind.
  • Keynote Speaker: Michael J. Hicks, Director, Center for Business and Economic Research, Ball State University
  • Sponsored by Hillenbrand, Inc.
  • View presentation (PDF) - View handout (PDF)

Indiana Economic Outlook 2012

  • Wednesday, December 5, 2011 - Horizon Convention Center, Muncie, Ind.
  • Keynote Speaker: Charles Evans, President and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
  • Sponsored by First Merchants Corporation
  • View invitation (PDF) – View presentation (PDF) – View handout (PDF)

Indiana Economic Outlook 2011

  • Wednesday, December 8, 2010 - Horizon Convention Center, Muncie, Ind.
  • Keynote Speaker: Becky Skillman, Lieutenant Governor, State of Indiana
  • Sponsored by First Merchants Corporation
  • View invitation (PDF) – View presentation (PDF)

Indiana Economic Outlook 2010

  • Wednesday, December 16, 2009 - Ball State University Alumni Center, Muncie, Ind.
  • Keynote Speaker: Richard Mourdock, Treasurer, State of Indiana
  • Sponsored by First Merchants Corporation
  • View invitation (PDF) – View presentation (PDF)

Indiana Economic Outlook 2009

  • Wednesday, December 9, 2009 - Horizon Convention Center, Muncie, Ind.
  • Keynote Speaker: Ryan C. Kitchell, Director, Office of Management and Budget, State of Indiana
  • Sponsored by First Merchants Corporation
  • View invitation (PDF) – View presentation (PDF)

Indiana Economic Outlook 2008

  • Wednesday, December 4, 2007 - Horizon Convention Center, Muncie, Ind.
  • Keynote Speaker: Nathan Feltman, Secretary of Commerce, State of Indiana
    CEO, Indiana Economic Development Corporation
  • Sponsored by First Merchants Corporation
  • View invitation (PDF) – View presentation (PDF)

Indiana Economic Outlook 2007

  • Wednesday, December 5, 2006 - Horizon Convention Center, Muncie, Ind.
  • Keynote Speaker: Cynthia A. Niekamp, Vice President, BorgWarner Inc.; President and General Manager, BorgWarner TorqTransfer Systems, Drivetrain Group
  • Sponsored by First Merchants Corporation
  • View invitation (PDF) – View presentation (PDF)