Media Advisory - Hon. Jim Prentice, CIBC Vice Chairman, to give key note address to Oil and Money conference in London England

Media Advisory - Hon. Jim Prentice, CIBC Vice Chairman, to give key note 
address to Oil and Money conference in London England 
Speech will discuss how Canada must evolve its policy on State-Owned 
Enterprises 
LONDON, England, Nov. 12, 2012 /CNW/ - CIBC (CM: TSX) (CM: NYSE) - The 
Honourable Jim Prentice, P.C., Q.C., Senior Executive Vice-President and Vice 
Chairman of CIBC, will speak to the Oil and Money conference on November 14. 
In his remarks, Mr. Prentice, who as former federal Minister of Industry 
oversaw Canada's foreign investment guidelines, will share his thoughts on the 
importance of Canada being seen as open for business and why State-Owned 
Enterprises should be allowed to invest in Canada's oil and gas sector 
provided they adhere to market principles and standards of governance. 
Mr. Prentice joined CIBC in January 2011 and has responsibility for expanding 
CIBC's relationships with corporate clients across Canada and abroad, and for 
providing leadership on strategic initiatives to enhance CIBC's position in 
the market. He joined the bank following a successful career as a lawyer, 
Member of Parliament and one of the most senior Ministers in the Canadian 
Government. He served variously as the Minister of Industry, the Minister of 
the Environment, the Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development and 
was the Minister responsible for major pipeline projects. He was also the 
Co-Chair of the Indian Claims Commission of Canada from 1993 until 2000. 
Mr. Prentice will be available for media interviews after this event. 
What:    Keynote address to the Oil and Money conference 
Who:     Hon. Jim Prentice, P.C., Q.C., Senior Executive Vice-President 


         and Vice Chairman, CIBC

When:    Wednesday, November 14, 2012, 8:45 am GMT

Where:   InterContinental London Park Lane
         One Hamilton Place, Park Lane
         London

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SOURCE: CIBC

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