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 Sept. 2013 Chapter Luncheon: Hawaii's Current Economic Conditions (2013)

9/17/2013 11:30 AM
9/17/2013 1:00 PM
The Plaza Club, 900 Fort Street Mall, 20th Floor | Hawaii
1.0 CPE hour
Cost: $30.00 Members | $35.00 Non-Members | $15.00 Students | $15.00 Retirees
Contact: Kathy So-Nagai​

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RSVP deadline is Friday, Sept. 6th

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Picture of Dr. Eugene Tian

Featured Speaker: Dr. Eugene Tian, State Economist, State of Hawaii DBEDT

About the Speaker:

Dr. Eugene Tian is the State Economist at the Hawaii State Department of Business, Economic Development & Tourism (DBEDT). His office conducts research on economic issues such as tourism, emerging industries, diversification, quality of life, technology, energy, and taxation.

His team produces the official statewide economic forecast o​n a quarterly basis. His program is also responsible for compiling and publishing the State of Hawaii Data Book, the Quarterly Statistical and Economic Report, the monthly selected economic and energy indicators, the monthly and daily passengers count to Hawaii, and studies to measure the scope and condition of the State’s economy.

Dr. Tian received his Bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Engineering in China and obtained his Master’s and Doctorate degree in Agricultural and Resource Economics from the University of Hawaii at Manoa. He has been living in Hawaii for 29 years and has been working at DBEDT for the past 21 years.