Welcome to High Desert Economic Summit

Keynote Economist


 Chris Thornberg

Director of the Center for Economic Forecasting and Development at UC Riverside’s School of Business Administration


To download Dr. Thornberg's HDES presentation, please click here.


Sean Flynn, Ph. D

Associate Professor of Economics, Scripps College




Provides support to higher education

Proceeds from the High Desert Economic Summit support the mission of the Victor Valley College Foundation.

Read more about this year's specific education initiative.