Event Detail

CFA Society Chicago 29th Annual Dinner (Limited Space) (Ended)

Date, Time, and Location:
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
5:00 - 9:00 pm
Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers, 301 E North Water St, Chicago, IL  60611   (Driving Directions)

The 2015 Annual Dinner is our premier networking event of the year, bringing together over 1,000 investment professionals and key decision-makers. The Officers and Directors of CFA Society Chicago invite you to attend this year's event where you will have the opportunity to socialize with individual members and show support for the new class of CFA Charterholders, the CFA designation and for the society.

The 29th Annual Dinner will take place on Tuesday, November 10 from 5:00-9:00 p.m. at Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers.

El-Erian Mohamed Keynote Speaker: Mohamed El-Erian

  • Chair of President Obama's Global Development Council
  • Chief Economic Advisor at Allianz
  • CEO and Co-Chief Investment Officer of PIMCO (2007-2014)
  • Foreign Policy's list of "Top 100 Global Thinkers" 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012
  • Columnist for Bloomberg View and contributing editor at the Financial Times
  • Author of When Markets Collide, New York Times & Wall Street Journal bestseller, and Financial Times/Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year

The Hortense Friedman, CFA, Award for Excellence Recipient: Priscilla Perry

$175 per person
New Charterholders - FREE

Registration: Register online.

Attire: Business Attire

5:00 pm - Cocktail Reception
6:00 pm - Dinner
6:45 pm - Program
8:00 pm - Post Reception (cash bar)

Hotel Accommodations: There are a block of rooms on hold until October 6 for the night of Tues. November 10th for $219. Reservations can be made by calling 888-627-7106 and mentioning the CFA Chicago Annual Dinner or through the website https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/StarGroupsWeb/res?id=1506291879&key=D968618

Success in 2014
In 2014, over 60 prominent Chicago firms supported their society member-employees and honored their newly inducted Charterholders by sponsoring the event and purchasing corporate tables.

Sponsorship - Showcase Your Firm
Limited sponsorship opportunities available - For more information, view the 2015 Annual Dinner sponsorship brochure or contact Kim Augustyn at kaugustyn@cfachicago.org.

Thank You to Our Annual Dinner Sponsors:

PREMIER: (Sold Out)
UBS Global Asset Management
William Blair

PLATINUM: (Sold Out)
Allianz Global Investors
Harris Associates
J.P. Morgan Asset Management
Northern Trust

GOLD: (Sold Out)
Aurora Investment Management L.L.C.
Bernardi Securities, Inc.
Calamos Investments
Harbor Capital Advisors
Legal & General Investment Management America
Nuveen Investments
RMB Capital
Segall Bryant & Hamill
Thomas White International, Ltd.

SILVER: (Sold Out)
Manning & Napier
University of Notre Dame Investment Office

Our appreciation is also extended to the Bronze Level Sponsors for their support of the Annual Dinner.

*Special Notes Regarding Fees:
Credit card required to guarantee ALL reservations. No day-of-event registrations accepted. No walk-ins. Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and Diners Club are accepted. Cancellations accepted until 5:00 pm, Oct. 20. New Charterholders: If you do not cancel before the deadline and/or you do not attend, your credit card will be charged a $100 no-show fee.

*Attention New Charterholders:
You 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 be approved as a new Charterholder member, join CFA Institute and CFA Chicago no later than October 20. Contact CFA Institute with any questions about your status: 800-247-8132.

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