The week ahead in Utah business
Published: February 27, 2012 07:18AM
Updated: May 24, 2012 11:39PM
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Convention Calendar

Monday

CAMEX Campus Market Expo

Salt Palace

Attendance • 6,804

Runs through • March 6

Monday

NORA Winter Meeting

The Grand America

Attendance • 115

Runs through • Friday

Economic Calendar

New economic numbers to be released this week:

Monday

National Association of Realtors • Pending home sales index for January

Tuesday

Commerce Department • Durable goods for January

Standard & Poor’s • S&P/Case-Shiller index of home prices for December and the fourth quarter

The Conference Board • Consumer Confidence Index for February

Wednesday

Commerce Department • Fourth-quarter gross domestic product

Federal Reserve • Beige Book

Thursday

Labor Department • Weekly jobless claims

Commerce Department • Personal income and spending for January

Freddie Mac • Weekly mortgage rates

Institute for Supply Management • Manufacturing index for February

Commerce Department • Construction spending for January

IPOs Planned

Initial public offerings as provided by Renaissance Capital, Greenwich, Conn., (ipohome.com) and SEC filings:

No IPOs scheduled

Utah Events

Tuesday

Networking • University of Utah’s Technology Commercialization Office presents its monthly event for local entrepreneurs, featuring speakers David and Susan Odell, who run an online food business in Park City, 5:30 p.m. at Fort Douglas Officers’ Club, 150 S. Fort Douglas Blvd., Salt Lake City. Free, but registration is recommended, www.bit.ly/FebMeetup. For more info, email Richard@doobizz.com.

Wednesday

Networking • The BNI Sterling Chapter will conduct its weekly meeting at 7:30 a.m. at Stockton 12 Honda, 10860 Auto Mall Drive, Sandy. For more information, send an email to gary@utahbni.com.

Friday

Networking • KEObuilder Forum will present the workshop, “How You Can Become the Profit Architect Who Enhances Your Company’s Bottom-Line” featuring a lecture by Alan Davis, president of i5 Services, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. at Bank of American Fork Financial Center, 6 W. Main St., American Fork. RSVP by calling 801-642-3139 or rsvp@bankaf.com.

Submit information about upcoming events to bizdesk@sltrib.com.