Industry & Economic Outlook Conference

NFPA's premier economic event featuring industry economics, market forecasts and technology breakthroughs

2022 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference

August 16 & 17, 2022

NFPA Education and Technology Foundation Golf Fundraiser: Aug. 15, 2022 - Schaumburg Golf Club

 Registration Opening Soon

Join us at the 2022 IEOC!

2022 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference Schedule (subject to change)

Monday, August 15
9:00 - 4:00 pm IFPE 2023 Education Committee Meeting*
11:00 - 5:00 pm NFPA Foundation Golf Fundraiser | Schaumburg Golf Course
5:00 - 7:00 pm NFPA Foundation Golf Fundraiser Reception and Awards Presentation | Schaumburg Golf Course
7:00am – 8:00 pm Executive Leadership Program, starting with breakfast and concluding with dinner*

Tuesday, August 16
7:00 - 8:30 am IEOC Networking Breakfast
7:00 - 8:30 am Executive Committee Breakfast*
8:00 - 4:30 pm Conference Registration
9:00 - 9:30 am Conference Open – Welcome, NFPA Program Highlights, Eric Lanke, NFPA
9:30 - 10:45 am US & Global Macro Trends and Impacts - Alan Beaulieu, ITR Economics
10:45 - 11:45 am Overview of Key Customer Markets – Oxford Economics, Automotive, Aerospace, Oil & Gas/Energy, Semiconductor, Mining

LUNCH EVENTS
11:45 - 1:00 pm Networking Lunch for All Attendees
11:45 - 1:00 pm Future Leaders Lunch*

BREAKOUT SESSIONS
Ballroom A Ballroom B
1:00 - 2:00 pm Heavy Truck Market Forecast – Eric Starks, FTR Transportation Intelligence
1:00 - 2:00 pm TBD
2:00 - 3:00 pm Construction Machinery Forecast – Oxford Economics
2:00 - 3:00 pm Pneumatic Market Related – Donna Ritson, DDR Communications LLC
3:00 - 4:00 pm Agriculture Machinery Forecast – Eli Lustgarten, ESL Consultants, Inc.
3:00 - 4:00 pm Metalworking/Machine Tool Market Forecast – Pat McGibbon, Association For Manufacturing Technology (AMT)
4:00 - 4:30 pm Break
4:30 - 6:00 pm TBD
6:00 - 8:00 pm Power of Association Networking Reception and Dinner

Wednesday, August 17
7:00 - 8:00 am IEOC Networking Breakfast | Marquis Tent
8:00 - 9:15 am TBD
9:15 – 10:30 am Global markets overview - Conor Lokar, ITR
10:30 - 11:00 am Break
11:00 - 12:00 pm Fluid Power Industry Forecast – Jim Meil
12:00 pm Adjournment
12:30 - 2:00 pm IFPE Management Committee*

* Invitation Only Event
Conference Attire – Business Casual
Updated 4/13/22

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