More than 90 leading North American companies to present at CIBC's 16th Annual Whistler Institutional Investor Conference

More than 90 leading North American companies to present at CIBC's 16th Annual 
Whistler Institutional Investor Conference 
VANCOUVER, Jan. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE: CM) will host its 16th 
annual Whistler Institutional Investor Conference January 23 - 25, 2012. 
Scheduled to present are senior executives from more than 90 prominent North 
American companies spanning several key industry sectors including chemicals 
and fertilizers, energy, mining - precious and base metals, pulp, paper and 
forest products, pipelines and utilities, infrastructure, industrial products, 
technology, transportation and renewable energy. 
Presenters will engage in fireside chats to discuss their business and growth 
strategies, as well as share their thoughts on the future directions of their 
sectors through panel discussions. 
Keynote luncheon speaker on Jan. 23 is Avery Shenfeld, Chief Economist and 
Managing Director, CIBC World Markets Inc. Mr. Shenfeld will share his 
latest forecast for the Canadian and global economies and discuss the impact 
on today's investment environment. The event will also feature keynote 
luncheon address by the Hon. Jim Prentice, Senior Executive Vice-President & 
Vice Chairman, CIBC on Jan. 24. Mr. Prentice will share his perspectives on 
the importance of the Asian marketplace to Canada and his views on how the new 
foreign investment rules will affect investments by state-owned enterprises in 
More information on the conference, including an agenda and a list of 
presenting companies, can be found at (password: CIBC13). 
Important Note about Media Attendance 
This event is by invitation only. Media and the public are invited to listen 
to the corporate presentations via audio cast. A link will be provided at the 
above website on the day of the conference. CIBC research analysts will be 
available for telephone interviews before, during and after the conference. 
To request an interview, please email Meredith Shipp-Colter at 
CIBC's wholesale banking business provides a range of integrated credit and 
capital markets products and investment banking to clients in key financial 
markets in North America and around the world. We provide innovative capital 
solutions and advisory expertise across a wide range of industries as well as 
top-ranked research for our corporate, government and institutional clients. 
Media contact: Meredith Shipp-Colter, Communications and Public Affairs,  CIBC 
at (416) 861-7280 
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