Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz, Sheila Bair and More... -

 

Lunch and Learn Series


Knut Rostad with Special Guest Jack Bogle on
Knut Rostad with Special Guest Jack Bogle on "The Man in the Arena"
Wednesday, March 26, 2014, 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

Join us for a lunchtime event with Knut A. Rostad, editor of The Man in the Arena, a new book which highlights the legacy of Vanguard founder John C. Bogle and features classic essays on Vanguard, indexing, the mutual fund industry and the fiduciary ideal. Mr. Bogle will attend the event and will offer remarks after the presentation.

Talk will be followed by Q&A and book signing. $5 tickets include Museum admission; Museum members and students free. Register online today.

Lecture/Symposia Series


Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz on
Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz on "The Charles Schwab Guide to Finances After Fifty"
Tuesday, April 1, 2014, 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz, president of the Charles Schwab Foundation and director and chairman of the board of Schwab Charitable, will speak on her latest book, The Charles Schwab Guide to Finances After Fifty.

Talk will be followed by Q&A, book signing and reception. Reservations required. General admission $15; Museum members and students free. Register online today.

Lecture/Symposia Series


"Developments in the World Capital Markets" Panel Discussion
Tuesday, April 8, 2014, 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM

Join us for a panel discussion in conjunction with the International Stock Exchange Executives Emeriti (ISEEE).

Discussion will be chaired by R. Cromwell Coulson, president and CEO of OTC Markets Group, and Nik Mohamed Din, former chairman of the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange. Panelists include Michel Maquil, Mohamed Abdel Salam, Ed Waitzer and Hannes Takacs.

Program will be followed by audience Q&A and reception. This event is free and open to the public.

Lecture/Symposia Series

Sheila Bair on "Bull by the Horns: Fighting to Save Main Street from Wall Street and Wall Street from Itself"
Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Join us for an evening with former FDIC Chairman Sheila Bair, as she discusses her latest book, Bull by the Horns. During her tenure at the FDIC from June 2006 through June 2011, Chairman Bair presided over one of the most tumultuous periods in the history of the nation’s banking system, working to bolster public confidence and financial system stability. She has been a leading advocate and innovator of policies to end the doctrine of too-big-to-fail and taxpayer bailouts.

Talk will be followed by Q&A, book signing and reception. Reservations required. General admission $15; Museum members and students free. Register online today.

Lunch and Learn Series


Vicki Mack on
Vicki Mack on "Frank Vanderlip and the Founding of the Fed"
Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

Author Vicki A. Mack's new book, Frank A. Vanderlip: The Banker Who Changed America, is the first biography written about this prominent banker who played an important role in the founding of the Federal Reserve System. In her talk, Mack will give a brief outline of Vanderlip's life, and then closely examine his thought process as the creation of the Fed evolved. Mack's work is based on Vanderlip's own books and writings, contemporary newspaper accounts and information supplied by one of his closest associates.

Talk will be followed by Q&A and book signing. $5 tickets include Museum admission; Museum members and students free. Register online today.

Newsletter Signup