JEDA 2023 Bond Summit

October 17 & 18 | Charleston, SC

2023 JEDA Bond Summit

The 12th Annual JEDA Bond Summit
was held on October 17 & 18, 2023 in
historic, downtown Charleston, South Carolina.

Francis Marion Hotel
387 King Street, Charleston

2023 Agenda


4:00pm — Hotel Check-in
Francis Marion Hotel

5:00pm — Transportation Pickup for Opening Reception
Francis Marion Hotel Lobby

5:30-7:00pm — Opening Reception
Carolina Yacht Club
50 East Bay Street, Charleston
Transportation Provided

8:00pm — Dining on your own


Francis Marion Hotel
387 King Street, Charleston

7:30am-8:30 — Registration & Breakfast Buffet
Colonial Ballroom

8:30-9:00am — Opening Remarks and SSBCI Presentation
Jesse Smith, Executive Director, JEDA
Peter Shand, President and CEO, Business Development Corporation (BDC)

9:00-10:00am — The Current Financing Environment
Walter Goldsmith, First Tryon Advisors
John Wooten, Wells Fargo
Alex Mueller, First Tryon Advisors

10:00-10:30am — Mid-Morning Break
Room Check Out — Luggage Storage available at Hotel Registration

10:30-11:30am — The Palmetto State’s Piece of the Larger US EV Puzzle
Ford Graham, McGuire Woods Consulting

11:30am-12:30pm — Economic Update
Stephen D. Slifer, Economist/Author, NumberNomics

12:30pm — Lunch, Networking

2023 Presentations

Presentation: Soft Landing? Or Worse?
Soft Landing? Or Worse?
Stephen Slifer, NumberNomics


2023 Day 1

2023 Day 2