Economic Forum 2016


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Our 2016 Sponsors



Vivek Wadhwa

Vivek Wadhwa

2016 Keynote Speaker

Called “Silicon Valley’s most provocative voice” for his ideas on technology trends, globalization, U.S. competitiveness and the future, Vivek Wadhwa’s work puts him at the heart of where innovations—technological and otherwise—are being developed that will change the very way that we work and live. See complete bio.


Panel Discussion with Milwaukee Business Leaders


Tina Chang

Tina Chang is the CEO of SysLogic, Inc., an information technology services firm offering business consulting, custom software development and data intelligence services to clients in the manufacturing, healthcare, government and financial services industries. Prior to joining SysLogic in 1996, Chang worked for Andersen Consulting (Accenture) where she served as a business analyst and consultant to Fortune 1000 companies.


Mike Gousha

Mike Gousha serves as a Distinguished Fellow in Law and Public Policy at Marquette University Law School. He is the host of the Law School’s “On the Issues” conversation series, and has been the solo moderator of numerous political debates, including the final debate of Wisconsin’s historic 2012 recall election for Governor. In addition, Gousha continues to work as a contributing anchor and political analyst for WISN-TV in Milwaukee. He is the host of the weekly Sunday morning program “Up Front with Mike Gousha,” which airs on ABC affiliates statewide.

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For more than 100 years, the Milwaukee Jewish Federation has been dedicated to building a strong Jewish community. We distributed $20 million last year to Jewish and non-Jewish organizations locally and around the world, and manage philanthropy through our $165 million Jewish Community Foundation.

Economic Forum 2015 Highlights

The 2015 Economic Forum was a sell-out event. See the event highlights.