Recent & Upcoming Presentations

Since 1995, Robert Fry has given more than 800 speeches on the economic outlook to senior management, business teams, customers, and trade associations.  Almost every company and trade association that Robert has spoken to has invited him back for one or more repeat engagements.  (See list below.)  For a complete list of speeches Robert has given since the establishment of Robert Fry Economics LLC in 2015, please click here.  


A typical speech on the economic outlook lasts 45 minutes, plus 15 minutes of Q&A.  It covers the broad global economy, with emphasis on markets of particular interest to the audience.  Topics covered include GDP, industrial production, vehicle sales, housing starts, oil prices, inflation, and interest rates.  

To book Robert for a speaking engagement, email robert@robertfryeconomics.com or call Robert at 302 743-8553.


Robert has given multiple presentations to all of the following organizations:


  • American Coatings Association

  • American Composites Manufacturers Association

  • American Fiber Manufacturers Association

  • American Institute of Chemical Engineers

  • Association of International Metallizers, Coaters, and Laminators

  • Benjamin Moore Paints

  • Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

  • Conference of Business Economists

  • DCAT (Drugs, Chemicals, & Associated Technologies)

  • DuPont

  • EIS, Inc.

  • Envelope Manufacturers Association

  • ERCO Worldwide

  • Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond

  • Houston Chemical Association

  • Institute of Supply Management

  • IWCS:  International Cable & Connectivity Symposium

  • Lennox

  • National Association for Business Economics

  • Pittsburgh Chemical Day

  • Plastics Industry Association

  • PolyOne

  • Racemics

  • Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics

  • Semiconductor Equipment and Manufacturing International

  • Sherwin Williams

  • Society of Plastics Engineers

  • Synthetic Yarn & Fiber Association

  • Western Coatings Symposium

January 7, 2021

The Chemical Company (virtual)

January 21, 2021

Los Angeles Society for Coatings Technology (virtual)

April 8, 2021

Science HIstory Institute and American Chemical Society (virtual)

April 14, 2021

DuPont Commercial Xcellence Summit (virtual)

May 10, 2021

Milliken (virtual)

May 20, 2021

International Powder & Bulk Solids (virtual)

September 28, 2021

National Association of Chemical Distributors:  Northeast Region

Portland, Maine

October 4, 2021

IWCS Cable & Connectivity Industry Forum (virtual)

October 12, 2021

NTEA -- The Association for the Work Truck Industry

Columbus, Ohio

October 15, 2021

The Hand Tools Institute

Chicago, Illinois

Spring 2022 

Flexographic Pre-Press Platemakers Association

St. Petersburg, Florida

Sample Presentation

Slides from presentation to

The Transformer Association

April 25, 2018: