Providing the community with reliable economic, demographic, health, and environmental data and analysis, the Economic Forecast Project presents its research via webinars and events in the Santa Barbara region.

Upcoming Events


Thank you to those who joined us at the 2024 South County Economic Summit. The recording of the program will be made available soon.  Stay tuned for further event announcements!

EFP Events

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EFP Informs

A continuation of the highly successful webinar series that began during the COVID-19 pandemic. Made possible by our generous sponsors, EFP continues to provide relevant, accurate, and current updates on the local economy in these quarterly ‘EFP Informs’ online webinars to the community free of charge.

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The annual Economic Forecast Summits provide a rundown of the local, regional and national economy. Events take place in both North and South Santa Barbara County during the spring quarter with a variety of speakers and topics.



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