Lynchburg College will host the 22nd Annual Economic Outlook Conference this week. Organizers say Thursday’s conference will feature a Wells Fargo economist and the college’s business school dean. Speakers will be sharing economic forecasts for the nation and region. Experts predict a steady improvement in the economy. The conference will examine contributing factors for the state of the economy such as the housing market; and unemployment numbers. The economic conference will be held at Schewel Hall in Lynchburg College from 7:30 until 9:30 a.m. on Thursday.