Registration Continues for Virtual Fall Meeting General Sessions
In lieu of an in-person Fall Meeting, CPA is planning several virtual sessions and Committee meetings exclusively for members. The remaining two General Sessions are free to members. Registration is required for all participants and space may be limited.
October 1: 3:00 – 4:00pm ET
The Cook Political Report: 2020 Federal and State Elections Insights
David Wasserman, House Editor for The Cook Political Report, will provide insights on the 2020 federal elections, including the Presidential, Senate and House races. David is responsible for analyzing U.S. House races and is recognized as one of the nation's top election forecasters. Before joining The Cook Political Report, David edited The Crystal Ball, a newsletter and website created by Larry Sabato at the University of Virginia’s Center for Politics. Founded in 1984, The Cook Political Report provides analyses of Presidential, U.S. Senate, House and gubernatorial races.
October 20: 1:00 - 2:30pm ET
John Burns Real Estate Consulting: North American Economic Trends
Todd Tomalak, Principal & Senior Vice President of John Burns Real Estate Consulting (JBREC), will give a presentation on the overall economy and state of the U.S. housing market. Todd oversees JBREC building products research, including in-depth forecasts of building products spending in new construction and remodeling. His research on home improvement has been featured by the Wall Street Journal, CNBC, and Bloomberg. Todd is the six-time winner of Most Accurate Category Forecaster from Chicago Federal Reserve, which peer group includes Wells Fargo, Caterpillar, Ford, GM, Macroeconomic Advisors, and more.
State of the Composite Panel Industry
CPA Chairman, Pat Aldred of GP Wood Products, will provide an in-depth analysis of the state of the composite panel industry utilizing CPA’s most recent industry data.