Global Conference 2008

Mon, 04/28

Mon, 04/28
08:00 AM - 09:25 AM

Credit: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

Mon, 04/28
09:35 AM - 10:50 AM

Capitalizing on Momentum: Israeli Financial Reform

Do Mid-Cap Private Equity Funds Have an Advantage in Today's Markets?

Real Estate: Where Is the Bottom?

Urban Champions: Professional Athletes Reinvesting in Inner Cities

Mon, 04/28
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Economic Mobility: Is the American Dream Still Alive?

Financing Social Entrepreneurs: Transformative Models for the Future

The Globalization of Capital Markets: The Rise of New Financial Centers

Mon, 04/28
12:15 PM - 02:15 PM

Lunch Panel: Global Overview

Mon, 04/28
02:30 PM - 03:45 PM

Ahead of the Curve: Where Institutional Investors Are Headed in 2008 and Beyond

Market Solutions to Climate Change: The European Experience

Mon, 04/28
04:00 PM - 05:15 PM

Beyond Petroleum: Challenge and Opportunities in Russia

Econobloggers: Real-Time Information and Analysis From the Keyboard Next Door

Surviving and Thriving in the Midst of Market Volatility

Taking Account: Convergence With International Accounting Standards

The Future of the Mortgage Market: Where Do We Go From Here?

Mon, 04/28
05:30 PM - 06:45 PM

Principal Global Investors and Post Advisory Services Reception
By invitation only

Tue, 04/29

Tue, 04/29
06:30 AM - 07:45 AM

Grameen America
By invitation only

Investing in China Workshop

Tue, 04/29
08:00 AM - 09:15 AM

U.S. Overview: A Perfect Storm Ahead?

Tue, 04/29
09:30 AM - 10:40 AM

SAVE Update: Can Financial Innovations Pave the Way to Energy Independence?

The Latin American Economy and the New Left: Where Are They Heading?

The Year After the Year of Private Equity: What Now?

Tue, 04/29
10:55 AM - 12:05 PM

Investing in Small and Medium-Sized Companies to Create Global Prosperity

Keep America Moving: Designing a Transportation Infrastructure to Enhance Competitiveness

Sovereign Wealth Funds: The Global Transfer of Capital

Tue, 04/29
12:15 PM - 02:00 PM

Lunch Panel: A Discussion With Nobel Laureates in Economics

Tue, 04/29
02:15 PM - 03:30 PM

Financial Convergence: The Changing Investment World

Harnessing Growth to Break Poverty's Grip on the Developing World

Institutional Investor Activism

Lowering Barriers to Investing in China's Small Businesses

Tue, 04/29
03:45 PM - 05:00 PM

A New Era for Investing in Africa

Financing Medical Innovation

Green Is Green: Remaking Business in the Age of Sustainability

NAFTA Under Assault: Reassessing Its Impact

State of the State of Wall Street: Creating Opportunity Out of Chaos

Wed, 04/30

Wed, 04/30
06:30 AM - 07:45 AM

Innovations in Development Finance
By invitation only

Wed, 04/30
08:00 AM - 09:15 AM

Catastrophe Bonds: Using the Capital Markets to Create Risk Protection

Global Markets: Where Are the Opportunities?

Wed, 04/30
09:25 AM - 10:40 AM

Brazil: Latin America's New Economic Powerhouse

Can the U.S. Dollar Recover? Does It Matter?

Investing in the Future: Accelerating the Clean-Tech Revolution

Opportunities Across Asset Classes in Emerging Domestic Markets

The Coming Entitlement Crunch

The Global Competition for Commodities

Wed, 04/30
10:50 AM - 12:05 PM

A Brave New World: How Capital-Market Innovations Will Change the Face of Corporate Restructuring

Asia Rising: The World's Most Dynamic Economy Comes of Age

BRIC Real Estate: Investment Opportunities and Challenges

Financial Innovations: Complexity Isn't Innovation, Leverage Isn't Credit

Wed, 04/30
12:15 PM - 02:00 PM

Lunch Panel: A Discussion With Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger

Wed, 04/30
02:10 PM - 03:25 PM

In a Slowdown, Opportunity Knocks for Smaller Businesses