The National Assn. Of Purchasing Management (NAPM), Tempe, Ariz., will host its Third Annual Economic Summit in New York on Dec. 12. The summit will include the live release of the Manufacturing and Non-Manufacturing Semiannual Economic Forecasts and four speakers. It will be held at the Marriott Marquis. Speakers are:
William C. Dudley, managing director, Goldman, Sachs & Co., speaking on "The Brave New Business Cycle: How Will It End?"
Peter Weiss, Co-CEO, Covisint; director, B2B Exchange Activities, DaimlerChrysler Corp., speaking on "Global Trading Exchanges."
Kevin Harris, chief economist, Mellon Capital Management, speaking on "European Growth Prospects -- Medium Term."
David R. Malpass, chief international economist, Bear Stearns & Co. Inc., speaking on "The New U.S. Administration's Economic Policy." To register, or for more information, visit the NAPM Web site, or call NAPM customer service at 800-888-6276 or 480/752-6276, extension 401.