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Event Detail

Distinguished Speakers Series: Miles D. White, Chairman and CEO, Abbott (Ended)


The Importance of Recognizing Your Investment Identity

Date, Time, and Location:
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
12:00 pm
The Chicago Club, 81 East Van Buren, Chicago, IL  60605   (Driving Directions)

Date, Time, and Location:
Tues., Nov. 19, 2013
12:00 - 1:00 pm
Location: The Chicago Club, 81 E. Van Buren Street, Chicago

Program Description:
A company's investment identity is central to its success and critical to how investors value it. It needs to be shaped and maintained in order to maximize investor interest and value.

Fee:
Members - $45
Student-Members - $10
Non-Members - $55
Reserved VIP table - $360 (8 guests, company name on table) contact office directly
(payable by cash, check, credit card or function ticket)*

CFA Institute Qualified Activity: Eligible for 1 credit hour

Attire: Business Casual

Menu: Chef's Choice (vegetarian meal available upon request)

Registration: Register Online

Agenda:
11:30 am - 12:00 pm: Registration & Networking
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm: Luncheon Presentation with Q&A

Hosted by: Luncheon Program Advisory Group

Miles White Miles D. White, Chairman and CEO, Abbott
Miles D. White is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Abbott, a pharmaceutical and medical products company. White joined Abbott in 1984, was named chief executive officer in 1998 and became chairman of the board in 1999. White currently serves as a director of Caterpillar Inc., McDonald's Corporation and the Northwestern Memorial Hospital. He serves as Chairman of the Dean's Advisory Board at Kellogg School of Management and The Culver Educational Foundation. In addition, he serves on the board of trustees of Northwestern University, the Museum of Science and Industry, and The Field Museum in Chicago, of which he is immediate past chair. He is former Chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, The Economic Club of Chicago, and the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA). White earned both a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering and a master's degree in business administration from Stanford University.

*Special Notes Regarding Fees:
Regular, Candidate, and Affiliate Members may apply function tickets as payment for Non-member or Student-Member. Credit card required to guarantee ALL reservations except for reservations using Function Tickets. Day-of-event registrations accepted on-site only if applicable and space available. There is a $5 surcharge for walk-ins. Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and Diners Club are accepted. Cancellations accepted until 5:00 pm, Nov. 14.

Passport Program
Members of any CFA society may attend at the CFA Chicago member rate. If you are only a member of CFA Institute, you do not qualify for the society member rate.

CFA Institute CE Qualified Activity
This program qualifies for credit under the guidelines for the CFA Institute Professional Development Program.

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