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FAU to Host ‘Managing Private Wealth in a Global Economy’ as Part of its 2009 Executive Roundtable Series
BOCA RATON, FL (December 19, 2008) – Florida Atlantic University’s Barry Kaye College of Business will introduce its series of Executive Roundtable programs for 2009 with the timely-program “Managing Private Wealth in a Global Economy” on Saturday, January 17, 2009 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The program will take place in the new, state-of-the-art Case Study Room in FAU’s Office Depot Center for Executive Education, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton campus.
For this Executive Roundtable seminar, the college has assembled a panel of internationally-renowned speakers, including Stuart Schweitzer, managing director and global markets strategist for JPMorgan’s Private Bank and JPMorgan Asset Management; John Lipsky, deputy director of International Monetary Fund and former chief economist of JPMorgan; and Francis Goodhue III, senior vice president of investments at UBS Financial Services.
Some of the topics the panel will discuss include the current and future environment of the economy and the challenges being faced, as well as how to balance short-term and long-term investment decisions.
Moderator of the event will be Donald Shepard, chairman of the board of directors for the U. S. Chamber of Commerce and recently-retired chairman of Aegon NV, one of the world’s largest life insurance organizations which includes Transamerica among its subsidiaries.
Future Executive Roundtable programs will continue to focus on critical issues confronting businesses and investors. JPMorgan’s Private Bank and the Boca Raton Resort & Club are major underwriters of this event.
Cost to attend the Executive Roundtable event is $100 per person and is limited to 85 attendees. For Executive Roundtable reservations and more information on the event or sponsorship opportunities, contact Eileen Schneider at 561-297-3220 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Florida Atlantic University opened its doors in 1964 as the fifth public university in Florida. Today, the University serves more than 26,000 undergraduate and graduate students on seven campuses strategically located along 150 miles of Florida's southeastern coastline. Building on its rich tradition as a teaching university, with a world-class faculty, FAU hosts ten colleges: College of Architecture, Urban & Public Affairs, Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts & Letters, the Charles E. Schmidt College of Biomedical Science, the Barry Kaye College of Business, the College of Education, the College of Engineering & Computer Science, the Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College, the Graduate College, the Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing and the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science.