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Event Registration - Geopolitics in the Age of Disruption

Wednesday, May 03, 2023
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time
Geopolitics in the Age of Disruption

Join CFA Society Boston on Wednesday, May 3, 2023, as we host John Emerson, Former U.S. Ambassador to Germany and Vice Chair of Capital Group International, Inc. Emerson will speak on the following topics: 

Report on the recently concluded Munich Security Conference
Geopolitical analysis of Russia/Ukraine
European cohesion and energy crisis
Germany’s economic and defense transition
China US Relations
US Domestic Politics
What to expect from the new congress and the Biden Administration in the coming Two years
A curtain raiser on the 2024 Presidential Election

We hope you will join us for this timely and engaging webinar! Please note this program is not being recorded.

Speaker Bios
John Emerson - Mayor's Fund for Los AngelesJohn Emerson
Former U.S. Ambassador to Germany.
John Emerson works in global distribution as vice chair of Capital Group International, Inc. He has 21 years of industry experience, all with Capital Group. He most recently served as the United States ambassador to the Federal Republic of Germany. In 2015, John was awarded the State Department’s Susan M. Cobb Award for Exemplary Diplomatic Service, which is given annually to one non-career ambassador, and in 2017 he was awarded the CIA Medal and the U.S. Navy’s Distinguished Public Service award. Prior to accepting the ambassadorial posting, John was president of Capital Group Private Client Services. Before joining Capital, he was deputy assistant to President Clinton where he coordinated his economic conferences, served as the president’s liaison to the nation’s governors, and led the administration’s efforts to obtain congressional approval of the GATT Uruguay Round Agreement and the extension of China’s MFN trading status. Additionally, he was appointed by President Obama to serve on his Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations. Before working in the Clinton White House, John served as Los Angeles Chief Deputy City Attorney, and was a partner in the law firm of Manatt, Phelps, Rothenberg, and Phillips. John holds an honorary doctor of laws degree from Hamilton College, a juris doctor degree from the University of Chicago and a bachelor’s degree in philosophy from Hamilton College. John is based in Los Angeles.

Members | Complimentary
Non Members | $20.00

*Walk-in registration fee is $10.00

Passport Program 
Members of any CFA society may attend at the CFA Society Boston member rate. Please Use code PPW2022 for webinars for member pricing. If you are only a member of CFA Institute, you do not qualify for the Society member rate.

Professional Learning Credits
CFA Boston has determined that this event qualifies for 1 PL credit hour under the guidelines of CFA Institute's Professional Learning Program.  If you are a CFA Institute member and a CFA Society Boston member, PL credit for your participation in this event will be automatically recorded in your PL tracking tool. Otherwise, you may upload 1 PL credit to your CFA Institute account in the PL tracking tool. 

Members can register by logging into their Boston specific account. Non-members and CFA Society Global members must create an account, or log into their Boston specific account, to register for this program. Confirmation details will be sent following registration. If you do not receive a confirmation email, please ensure you have completed the entire checkout process.  

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