562nd Meeting Featuring Joe Lonsdale via Zoom


Joe Lonsdale, VC, Philanthropist Joe Lonsdale is a partner at 8VC, a San Francisco-based venture capital firm. He was an early institutional investor in many notable companies including Wish, Oculus, Oscar, Illumio, Blend, RelateIQ, Joby Aviation, Guardant Health, and Synthego, and in 2016 and 2017 was the youngest member of the Forbes 100 Midas List. […]

563rd Meeting Featuring Dr. Collins and Dr. Boucher via Zoom


Michael F. Collins, MD, FACP, UMass Medical School Chancellor, UMass Medical School Senior Vice President for the Health Sciences Professor, Population & Quantitative Health Sciences and Medicine Michael F. Collins, MD, a tenured professor of population & quantitative health sciences and medicine, was appointed chancellor of the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) in 2008 […]

564th Meeting Featuring Dan Ivascyn


Daniel J. Ivascyn Group Chief Investment Officer,
 PIMCO Mr. Ivascyn is Group Chief Investment Officer and a managing director in the Newport Beach office. He is lead portfolio manager for the firm’s income strategies and credit hedge fund and mortgage opportunistic strategies. He is a member of PIMCO's Executive Committee and a member of the […]

Season Kickoff and Networking Event

Tatnuck Country Club

Click to View Flyer The Worcester Economic Club cordially invites you to our annual Season Kickoff and Networking Event at the beautifully renovated Tatnuck Country Club. Complimentary beer, wine, and […]

565th Meeting Featuring Cybersecurity Summit at AC Marriott

AC Marriott Hotel

An Evening With Some of the Best and Brightest in the World of Cybersecurity As ever-changing as the topic itself can be, we are proud to announce the details on what will surely be a topical and engaging event. With the help of Nichols College and their Graduate Studies Department, we proudly present an evening […]

WEC 566th Meeting Featuring Bobby Jindal

Beechwood Hotel

Bobby Jindal began his career in public service when, in 1996, he was appointed secretary of the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals. In 1999, at age 28, he was appointed […]

567th Meeting Featuring Dr. Jennifer Golbeck at AC Marriott

AC Marriott Hotel

Datashock: Artificial Intelligence, Connectedness, and Readying for the Big Data Future The future is going to be driven by Artificial Intelligence (AI). Huge power lies in smart algorithms combined with the vast amount of big data generated by sensors, Internet of Things devices, and human behavior – from financial transactions to social interactions to increasingly […]

568th Meeting Featuring Todd Buchholz

Beechwood Hotel

As a frequent commentator on the state of the markets, Todd Buchholz brings his experience as a former White House director of economic policy, a managing director of the $15 billion Tiger hedge fund, and a Harvard economics teacher to the cutting edge of economics, fiscal politics, finance, and business strategy.  Buchholz is a frequent […]

569th and Annual Meeting Featuring Jason Robins

AC Marriott Hotel

Jason Robins Founder & CEO, DraftKings Jason Robins is the founder and CEO of DraftKings, one of the leading sports betting and daily fantasy sports platforms in the United States. He will be speaking at the WEC Annual Meeting on June 22 about his company's success and plans for the future. This is a rare […]