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
http://conferences.cibcwm.com/login.asp?cid=WHISTLER2013 (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 orMeredith.firstname.lastname@example.org
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