Business events in Utah next week

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convention calendar


American Trucking Associations

2013 National Truck Driving Championships

Salt Palace

Attendance • 2,000

Runs through • Saturday


Genesis PURE2013 Global Convention

Salt Palace

Attendance • 3,000

Runs through • Friday

National Federation of Press Woman

2013 National Conference

Marriott Salt Lake City Center

Attendance • 125

Runs through • Friday

Economic Calendar

New economic numbers to be released this week include:


National Association of Realtors • Existing home sales for July.

Federal Reserve • Minutes from July interest-rate meeting released


Labor Department • Weekly jobless claims.

Freddie Mac • Weekly mortgage rates.

Conference Board • Leading indicators for July.


Commerce Department • New home sales for July.

IPOs Planned

No IPOs scheduled for this week

Utah Events


Luncheon • The Wayne Brown Institute, Utah Technology Council, MountainWest Capital Network and the Utah Valley Entrepreneurial Form will present Mark Hessen, president of the National Venture Capital Association, as the keynote speaker at a luncheon in the Garden Room at Thanksgiving Point in Lehi from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Hessen, a well-known spokesman for the venture capital industry, will discuss the future of venture capital funding in Utah. The cost is $45. To register go to