Doug Lipp, retired head of training for Disney University, will join Beacon Economics analysts Chris Thornberg and Robert Kleinhenz on the speaker dais at the 2018 Central Coast Economic Forecast. The annual event will be held Friday, Nov. 2 at the Alex Madonna Expo Center located at 100 Madonna Rd, San Luis Obispo from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. Cost per individual ticket is $135. Admission includes access to the 2018-2019 San Luis Obispo Economic Outlook Report. Individual reservations can be made online at CentralCoastEconomicForecast.com. Beacon Economics’ founding principal, Chris Thornberg, known for his humorous, no-holds-barred approach to economic analysis, will discuss the national and state economies and how they will affect business on the Central Coast.