Former President George W. Bush and former U.K. Prime Minister Gordon Brown are scheduled to speak at the Insite 2011 conference in Hollywood, Fla., from June 8 to 10, conference sponsor Pershing LLC, a BNY Mellon company, announced Tuesday.
According to the announcement, Bush will share insights from his eight years in the White House, and talk about his experiences with world leaders and the nature of public leadership and decision-making.
According to SpeakerWiki, the United States’ 43rd president charges $150,000 to give a keynote address.
Brown, also a former chancellor of the exchequer, will highlight his experiences as a political leader and discuss how international policy affects monetary and fiscal decisions in today's global economy.
Also on Pershing Insite 2011’s docket of presenters is Richard Hoey, chief economist of BNY Mellon and The Dreyfus Corp., who will discuss his global and economic outlooks for 2011 and 2012.
Insite 2011 is expected to attract more than 1,200 attendees, including investment professionals, independent RIAs, dually-registered and hybrid advisors, as well as product and marketing executives. It will be held at The Westin Diplomat. For additional information and to register online, go to www.INSITE2011.com.
Pershing, based in Jersey City, N.J., presents its annual Insite financial solutions conference to highlight developments in global investing and technology and key trends shaping the broker-dealer and independent registered investment advisor (RIA) marketplace.
The firm provides financial business solutions to more than 1,500 institutional and retail financial organizations and RIAs who represent more than 5 million active investors. BNY Mellon has $25.5 trillion in assets under custody and administration and $1.2 trillion in assets under management.
Conference attendees will participate in seminars and breakout sessions, including:
- Secrets to Managing a Successful Fee-Based Business: Best Practices from Today's Top Advisors
- Investing in Hedge Funds for High-Net-Worth Investors
- Creating Growth Through Customer Relationship Management
- Managing Client Engagement for Maximum Growth
- Legislative Overhaul, Dodd-Frank and the Financial Industry
Participants will be able to earn Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards (CFP Board), CFA Institute and Investment Management Consultants Association (IMCA) continuing education credits.
"The 2011 INSITE conference will provide investment professionals and RIAs with an exceptional opportunity to gain insight on how to grow and manage their businesses and enhance their client relationships,” said Caroline O'Connell, Pershing managing director of global marketing, planning and product solutions, in a statement.
Read about the Pershing Insite 2010 conference at AdvisorOne.com.