The 12th Annual Governor’s

Utah Economic Summit

The Utah Economic Summit engages Utah’s top leaders and decision-makers from the business, government and academic communities with the best business content related to Utah’s robust economy. The summit provides a platform for strategic dialogue related to the current economic impacts and future growth of our business communities.

Power Presentations

Hear from influential field experts during their rapid fire presentations.

Engaging Breakout Sessions

Learn more from the experts in engaging breakout sessions.

Networking Closing Reception

A unique opportunity to sample and learn about the local food market.

Missed last years event?

Watch the general conference.

Featured Speakers

As summit host and featured speaker, Gov. Herbert will deliver a vision of economic prosperity for Utah. Additionally, attendees will hear from thought leaders, experts, innovators and entrepreneurs who are all dedicated to Utah’s success. Past keynote speakers include Arthur Brooks, Pierre Lassonde and Clayton Christensen.

Gary R. Herbert

Governor of Utah

Power Presenters

The summit provides sophisticated, dynamic and interactive presenters. Speakers cover a wide range of engaging topics related to Utah’s economic standing, business-related best practices and inspiring personal and corporate success stories. Past speakers have represented Utah companies as well as national business leaders such as eBay.

Richard Barkham, P.h.D
Global Chief Economist, CBRE
Natalie Gochnour
Associate Dean and Director, University of Utah

Breakout Session Speakers

Summit attendees will have the opportunity to attend breakout sessions with Utah’s top leaders and decision-makers from the business, government and academic communities. Individual presenters and panelists will share expertise on Utah’s current business climate and explore critical business topics including, customer experience (CX), sales and marketing, human resources (HR) and visioning.

Paul Huntsman
President and CEO, Huntsman Family Investments
Tim Sullivan
Principal, Township + Range
Tom Millar
Transportation Planner III, SLC Transportation Division


Summit onsite registration begins at 7:00 a.m. in the main hall just outside the Grand Ballroom. A continental breakfast will be available until 8:30 a.m.

Our Sponsors

Thank you to our amazing sponsors.

Become a Sponsor

For sponsorship opportunities for this year’s summit, contact:

Barbie Converse
Events Sponsorship Director