VANCOUVER, Jan. 14, 2016 /CNW/ - CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE: CM) will host its 19th annual Whistler Institutional Investor Conference January 20 - 23, 2016.
Scheduled to present are senior executives from 100 North American companies spanning several key industry sectors, including agriculture, chemicals, fertilizers, energy, mining, oil & gas, paper and forest products, telecommunications, financial services, transportation, and technology.
Presenters will outline their business and growth strategies in fireside chat-style discussions, and share thoughts on the future direction of their sectors in panel sessions.
In a keynote luncheon address on Jan. 20, Avery Shenfeld, Managing Director and Chief Economist, at CIBC, will share his forecast for Canada and its financial markets in a world where the U.S. economy has solid fundamentals but emerging market economies and commodity prices are challenged.
Follow the conference on Twitter @CIBCEquities using the hashtag #CIBC2016Whistler.
More information on the conference, including an agenda and a list of presenting companies, can be found at http://www.cibcwm.com/cibc-eportal-web/portal/wm?pageId=conferences&language=en_CA (password: CIBC16).
Important Note about Media Attendance
This event is by invitation only. Media and the public may listen to the presentations via audio cast. A link to the audiocast will be available during the conference dates. CIBC research analysts will be available for telephone interviews before, during and after the conference.
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