Local and National Economic Outlook post Elections - APICS, CSCMP & ISM [Joint Apr PDM]


April 19, 2017
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
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The Butcher Shop
5255 Kearny Villa Road
San Diego, CA 92123

This is a PDM jointly hosted by three local chapters - APICS San Diego, ISM San Diego and CSCMP San Diego/Baja Roundtable. 

About the Speaker:

Alan Gin is Associate Professor of Economics at the University of San Diego.  He received a B.S. in Economics from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, and M.A. and PhD degrees in Economics from University of California, Santa Barbara.  Professor Gin began teaching at USD in 1998, having previously taught at Loyola Marymount University and UC Santa Barbara.  His work experience includes stints with the Community Development Department of the County of Fresno and the Public Works Department of the City of Oxnard.

Professor Gin is an affiliated faculty member of USD’s Burnham-Moores Center for Real Estate.  His research interests include local public finance, urban transportation, and the San Diego economy.  He is well-known for developing and publishing USD’s Index of Leading Economic Indicators for San Diego County, a monthly report on the outlook for the local economy.  His insights have made him a popular source of interviews, having been quoted in the San Diego Union-Tribune, Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Los Angeles Times, San Diego Daily Transcript, and San Diego Business Journal. Gin also makes appearances on many of the San Diego television channels.

In addition to studying the local economy, Professor Gin has an interest in the business environment of Asia, in general, and of greater China, in particular.  He is a member of the Advisory Board of the Asian Business Association of San Diego, and sits on the Board of Directors of the Hong Kong Association of Southern California (San Diego Chapter). He has taught in USD’s Study Abroad programs in Hong Kong and Beijing/Shanghai, and has traveled extensively in the region.

What You'll Learn: 

Professor Gin will share his updated insights into the current state of the national and local economies since the recent elections.Topics will include the outlook for employment, the state of key sectors of the local economy, and the status of the housing market.




Your choice of:


  1. Tri Tip Steak 
  2. Tilapia 
  3. Pasta Primavera

Your entree will be served with new potatoes, vegetables, dinner rolls, coffee, tea, and dessert.


Space is limited, register today!


$35.00 [APICS Member]

$40.00 [Non-Member]

$19.00 [Full Time Student]

$15.00 [Speaker only]