Small Business Week Luncheon 2014
Date: Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Time: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Location: Caboto Club, 2175 Parent Avenue
Featuring Guest Speaker
Carlos M. Gomes
Senior Economist and Auto Industry Specialist with Scotiabank
Mr. Gomes will discuss the outlook for the North American and Global economies, with a special focus on industries key to the Windsor-Essex region.
He will focus on:
The sustainability of the North American auto demand recovery
The rebound underway in the Canadian auto parts sector
The growing importance of the agri-food industry
Carlos manages the Industry Research Group at Scotiabank Economics, and is responsible fore covering the automobile sector, as well as providing in-depth analysis on serveral other industries. He works closely with Global Risk Management to assess the outlook for industries key to Scotiabank's loan portfolio.
Mr. Gomes joined Scotiabank after receiving a Master degree from York University and has been with Scotiabank for more than two decades. During his tenure at Scotiabank, Carlos also obtained a Chartered Financial Analyst designation.
Note: All guests will receive lunch and a pass to the October After Business Networking Evening on Thursday, October 23 as part of their registration.