14th National Pension & Institutional Investor Summit
Thursday, December 4, 2008
Panel Discussion: Fixed Income - How to avoid disaster
Steve Cooke, SMH Capital Advisors, Inc.
Gilbert A. Garcia, Houston Municipal Employees Pension System
Paul T. Schmidt, Moderator, BNY Mellon Asset Servicing
Joe H. Wright, Baptist Foundation of Texas
Breakout Panel 1: DC Plans - Will defaults deliver adequate retirement?
Charles Ballard, Kimberly-Clark Corporation
John A. Pickett, Moderator, RBC Wealth Management
Robert W. Ryan, Employees’ Retirement Fund of the City of Dallas
Breakout Panel 2: Public Plans – New regulatory issues
Mark R. Randall, Gabriel, Roeder, Smith & Company
Ruth T. Ryerson, Fort Worth Employees’ Retirement Fund
Panel Discussion: Alternatives - What can they provide?
Stanley Hayes, El Paso Firemen & Policemen’s Pension Fund
Howard Harpster, Texas Children’s Hospital
Brian L. Lawrence, Army & Air Force Exchange Service
Russell Mann, Moderator, Lincoln Vale LLC, in association with ING Investment Management
Panel Discussion: Equities - How to structure your portfolio
Alan Bergin, Moderator, Larry Thompson & Associates, Inc.
Wyatt Crumpler, American Airlines
Eric Henry, Texas Municipal Retirement System
Panel Discussion: Risk Management – Does it, Did it ever work?
Seth Finkelstein, ING Investment Management
Randall L. Kopsa, Moderator, Boy Scouts of America, National
Daniel E. O'Grady, AT&T Inc.
Mitchell L. Stone, Fluor Corporation
NOTE: not all speakers and panelists had slides