Event Detail

CFA Society of Chicago 2008 Annual Dinner (Ended)

Date, Time, and Location:
Thursday, November 06, 2008 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
5:00 pm
Fairmont Hotel, 200 North Columbus Drive, Chicago, IL  60601   (Driving Directions)

Thanks to our Underwriters (as of August 11):

William Blair & Company

Fortis Investments

Gofen and Glossberg, LLC
HQ Search, Inc.
Stalla Review for the CFA Exams

The Officers and Directors of the CFA Society of Chicago cordially invite you to attend the Twenty-second Annual Dinner.

Time, Date, and Location:
The Fairmont Hotel, Chicago
Thursday, November 6th, 2008
5:00 - 8:00 pm

Keynote Speaker:
Charles Wheelan, Ph.D.
Author - "Naked Economics: Undressing the Dismal Science"
Senior Lecturer - University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy
Yahoo! Columnist - "The Naked Economist"

Described as one of the best there is at applying economics to real-world problems, Wheelan's book makes economics accessible, comprehensible and appealing, showing that economic consequences are both global in scope and a fundamental part of everyday life.

The Hortense Friedman, CFA, Award for Excellence Recipient:
Frank E. Helsom, CFA

Cocktail Reception - Open Bar: 5:00 p.m.
(featuring members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra)
Dinner: 6:00 pm
Program: 7:00 pm
Complimentary trolleys to Union Station: 8:15 pm

$100 per person prior to October 1
$125 per person after October 1

New Charterholders and one guest are invited to attend at no charge courtesy of CFA Chicago.

Please respond no later than October 31, 2008.

Website: www.cfachicago.org
Fax: 312-251-1303
Phone: 312-251-1301
Mail: CFA Chicago - 134 N. LaSalle St, Suite 1740 - Chicago, IL - 60602

$100 before October 1
$125 after October 1

No charge for New Charterholders (and one guest) who are approved as New Charterholders by October 23

Check or credit card payment must accompany registration form. Credit card required in order to hold space for new Charterholders and guests.

Cancellations accepted until 5pm, October 31

Attention New Charterholders:

You and a guest are invited to attend the Annual Dinner at no charge courtesy of CFA Chicago.

In order to take advantage of this special offer, you must meet all of the following criteria:

  • You must be a Regular member before you can be approved to receive your charter as a New Charterholder. CFA Institute must approve you as a New Charterholder by October 23. Contact CFA Institute with any questions about your status: 800-247-8132.
  • Register for the event online or via fax/mail/phone.
  • Provide your credit card information to guarantee your space and your guest's space.
  • Cancellations accepted until 5pm, October 31. If you do not cancel and you do not attend, your credit card will be charged $100 no-show fee for you and $100 no-show fee for your guest.

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