IMN Global Indexing & ETF's Summitt

  • Sunday, December 06, 2015
  • Tuesday, December 08, 2015
  • Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Gainey Ranch

On behalf of our event supporter, FPA of Greater Phoenix, IMN is pleased to invite FPA members who are financial planners and advisors to attend IMN’s Global Indexing & ETFs Summit on a complimentary pass. All passes are subject to IMN final approval.


To learn if you qualify for a complimentary pass, please email Vince Kennedy at and provide your name, company name, and title along with contact information.



IMN’s Global Indexing & ETFs Summit will be held on December 6-8th at the Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Gainey Ranch in Scottsdale, Arizona. We are celebrating our 20th year and are excited to announce that Mohamed El-Erian, Chief Economic Advisor at Allianz and Chair of President Obama’s Global Development Council, will be this year’s keynote speaker. Additionally, both the Index Industry Association and Women in ETFs are partners for the conference and will each host a panel. 



Should you require a hotel room to attend, please act quickly. I am told it is possible to secure a room if you move quickly.


Just a few of our confirmed speakers for this year’s event include:


  • Mohamed El-Erian, Chief Economic Advisor, Allianz
  • John Authers, Senior Investment Commentator, Financial Times
  • Kevin O’Leary, Shark Tank and Chairman, O’Leary Funds
  • Andrew Ang, Managing Director, iShares
  • Syed Haque, Equity Portfolio Manager, UPS
  • Rick Redding, CEO, Index Industry Association
  • Rick Ferri, Managing Partner, Portfolio Solutions
  • Deborah Fuhr, Partner &Co-Founder, ETFGI
  • Timothy Atkinson, Chair, Austin Police Pension
  • Ari Weinberg, Contributor, The Wall Street Journal
  • Jack Ablin, Chief Investment Officer, BMO Private Bank
  • Vijay Singal Head, Department of Finance; and J. Gray Ferguson Professor of Finance, Virginia Tech University
  • Alan F. Skrainka, Chief Investment Officer, Cornerstone Wealth Management, LLC
  • David M. Smith, Director, Center for Institutional Investment Management, University at Albany (SUNY)
  • Don Chance, James C. Flores Endowed Chair of MBA Studies, Louisiana State University
  • Ron DeLegge, Founder & Chief Portfolio Strategist,
  • Hany Shawky, Professor of Finance, University at Albany (SUNY)
  • Vinny Catalano, President and Global Investment Strategist, Blue Marble Research Advisory
  • Pete Adler, Board Chairman, Metro Wastewater Reclamation District, City of Arvada, Colorado
  • Kevin Yousef, Chief Investment Officer, LS Investment Advisors
  • Larry Steinberg, Financial Quarterback, Financial Architects, Inc
  • Seddik Meziani, Professor of Finance, ETF Consultant, Montclair State University
  • Chandni Khosla, Head, International Business, National Stock Exchange of India Ltd
  • Keith Black, CEO, Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst
  • Juan Pablo Carriedo, Vice Chairman, CONSAR  
  • Leighton A. Shantz, Director of Fixed Income, Employees Retirement System of Texas
  • Allan S. Roth, Founder, Wealth Logic, LLC
  • Rob Ivanoff, President, Financial Products Research 
  • Kevin D. Mahn, President & Chief Investment Officer, Hennion & Walsh Asset Management
  • Mohannad Aama, Managing Director, Beam Capital Management, LLC
  • Adrian Tupper, Director of Research & Development, Euromoney Indices
  • Casey Wamsley, Director, Collins Capital
  • Gary Gastineau, Principal, ETF Consultants LLC
  • Josh Brown, Chief Investment  Officer, Ritholtz Wealth Management

You can find full details as well as a list of those attending the conference here.  

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