2024 Annual Forecast Dinner

Join us on March 7, 2024 for the 46th Annual Dinner, an exclusive event designed specifically for finance professionals like you.

Prepare to be captivated by an evening filled with networking opportunities, insightful discussions, and thought-provoking presentations. This is your chance to connect with industry leaders, gain valuable insights, and be part of a truly remarkable experience. 

The event will kick off with a delightful networking reception, where you can mingle with fellow attendees while enjoying a glass of Prosecco. As you take your seat for dinner, get ready to be inspired by our esteemed keynote speaker, Cory Janssen. With his expertise in the field, Cory will delve into the impact of AI on the financial services industry, shedding light on the opportunities and challenges that lie ahead. 

Following our Keynote, we will hear a CIO's perspective from Blackrock's Head of the Portfolio Management Group, Rich Kushel on the firm’s global investment outlook for 2024 and views on portfolio construction in the current market environment. BlackRock is the world’s largest asset management firm.

But that's not all. We have an exceptional panel discussion lined up, featuring distinguished experts from AIMCo, State Street and Hamilton Lane. Led by the knowledgeable moderator Stu Morrow, this panel will explore the latest trends and insights shaping the finance industry. Gain valuable perspectives from Jean David Tremblay-Frenette, Simona Mocuta, and Mike Woollatt as they share their expertise and discuss the future of finance. 

After an evening of engaging conversations and enlightening discussions, we will wrap up with closing remarks and a delectable dessert buffet. This is your chance to connect with like-minded professionals, expand your network, and leave with a wealth of knowledge that will propel your career forward. 

Don't miss out on this extraordinary event. Join us at the 46th Annual Dinner and be part of an unforgettable evening that will leave you inspired, informed, and ready to take on the future of finance.

(For more information about our featured speakers click here.)


The Annual Forecast Dinner is the premiere event for CFA Society Edmonton. The Forecast Dinner has been a tradition for the last 45 years where members, associates, and leaders from the business and investment community assemble to hear prominent members from the financial world speak. 


Sponsorship opportunities are still available! View our package here and email [email protected] for more information.

Event Details

Thursday March 7, 2024
Edmonton Convention Centre
9797 Jasper Ave, Hall D
4:30pm - Doors Open & Networking Reception
5:45pm – Dinner Service
6:30pm – Program Begins
8:30pm – Dessert Buffet and Networking in the Foyer


Individual tickets: $175.00 + GST
Table of ten: $1,650.00 + GST (SAVE $100!)
*NEW* for 2024! Elevate Your Experience!
Purchase a VIP Table of Ten and wow your guests with an elevated experience! Includes:

  • Prime placement for better viewing;
  • Access to the VIP Reception to network with our presenters;
  • Your choice of two additional bottles of wine OR ten drink tickets;
  • Company logo recognition in event collateral.

VIP Table of ten: SOLD OUT!


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Thank You To Our Valued 2024 Forecast Dinner Sponsors & Partners!

Presenting Sponsor

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors