February 6, 2023

BIAOC Annual Outlook 2023

Irvine, CA

This event is the largest BIAOC event of the year, with close to 1,000 attendees. In the past, the event has had Opening Remarks given by Emile Haddad, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of FivePoint Holdings, LLC; Scott D. Stowell, Executive Chairman of the Board CalAtlantic Group, Inc.; and Doug Bauer, CEO of TRI Pointe Homes.  The Economic Forecast has previously been given by Dr. James L. Doti, President Emeritus, Donald Bren Distinguished Chair of Business and Economics and the late Dr. Esmael Adibi, Director of the A. Gary Anderson Center for Economic Research and Anderson Chair of Economic Analysis, Chapman University.

4:30 - 6:00 pm Networking

6:00 - 8:00 pm Program & Dinner


John Burns has a Bachelors in Economics from Stanford University and an MBA from UCLA, and works in our Irvine, California office. He was formerly a Board member of the Orange County BIA, the Southern California BIA, and SAGE, and was just given a lifetime achievement award by the Greater Sales and Marketing Council. He has attended home games for all 30 major league baseball teams, and regularly runs the hills in Southern California


Jeffrey K. Ball ("Jeff") is the President and Chief Executive Office of the orange County business council where he represents the interests of local businesses and organizations together with academia and government to promote the economic growth of the nation's sixth largest county, orange county, California.