Podcasts and Summaries
The Economic Club of Florida podcast provides an extended platform for discussion to educate, engage, and empower citizens on important economic, political, and social issues. Major topics include the economy, business, investment, politics, public policy, government, education, entrepreneurship, healthcare, defense, space, and sports. New podcast episodes are published monthly.
The opinions expressed on The Economic Club of Florida podcast are those of its guest speakers and members and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of The Economic Club of Florida.
“The Transformation of Florida’s Economy” | Former Florida Lt. Governor Jeff Kottkamp | February 23, 2021
“Bringing SpaceX was the beginning of something really exciting here in Florida and now we see Blue Origin and a whole host of other companies.
“The thing that worries me is that valuations are extreme. Investors are approaching the market as if they can’t get hurt.” Byron Wien, Vice Chairman
“The Role of Higher Education in Economic Recovery” | Miami Dade College President Madeline Pumariega | December 16, 2020
“Being a life-long learner means you are continually focused on your trade because everything that we know today, changes tomorrow.” Miami Dade College President Madeline
“The Emerging Financial Industry Giant – Independent Financial Advisory Firms” | CAPTRUST Co-Founder & CEO Fielding Miller | December 2, 2020
“The best lesson I’ve learned is failure.” CAPTRUST Co-Founder & CEO Fielding Miller explains how independent firms are changing the financial advice industry and their
“75 Years After Victory in Europe: The EU, Brexit, and the U.S.” | Former U.S. Ambassador to Italy Ron Spogli | November 17, 2020
“For the U.K. it’s charting a new course, one that will be less Euro-centric and arguably more transatlantic-centric in terms of its relationship with the
“The Future of Work: How LogMeIn is Navigating the Changing Landscape” | LogMeIn President & CEO Bill Wagner | November 4, 2020
“We’re going to need more collaboration space and the concept, at least for us, of rows of desks where you go permanently every day coming
“The Importance and Impact of Florida A&M University and HBCU’s” | Florida A&M University President Dr. Larry Robinson | October 27, 2020
“We also had a record year in the number of patents and at some point those patents will likely be licensed and generate small business
“I’ve given governors permission to go to Canada and buy drugs directly from Canada, saving as an example, Ron DeSantis and the state of Florida,
“The Export-Import Bank & How Florida Benefits” | U.S. Export-Import Bank Chief Kimberly Reed | October 7, 2020
“We have a new law allows EXIM to help a company match the offer that China is offering a foreign purchaser, and we want the
“Cybersecurity: Hacks, Defenses and Foreign Interference” | Cybersecurity expert Jonathan Kilpatrick | September 30, 2020
“We don’t have a good figure on what data is stolen and what it is used for in order to compete directly against our own