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 2017 Annual Forecast Dinner | April 18, 2017 5:30PM | Shaw Convention Centre

2017​ Annual Forecast Dinner
presented by:    




2017 Market Outlook


With over 380 members, the CFA Society Ottawa supports the business and professional growth of local investment professionals.


Aligned with our mission, the annual forecast dinner is the foremost investment conference in the nation’s capital.

CFA Society Ottawa mission: To support the business and professional growth of its members by: Promoting awareness of the CFA charter amongst the local community, key employers and the investing public; and providing opportunities for the local financial community to gather in a collegial atmosphere of knowledge sharing and networking.
In appreciation of your active involvement in our local investment community, we are seeking your attendance at this year’s event. We appreciate your support and hope to see you at the Shaw Centre.​


Guest Speaker:


Steve Eisman

Managing Director 

Eisman Group, Neuberger Berman


Steve Eisman was played by Steve Carell from the movie The Big Short and is featured in the book of the same name, written by the critically acclaimed author, Michael Lewis. Steve Eisman is an investment manager, who famously foresaw the collapse of the subprime mortgage security market in the United States.  

Event Host and Moderator:


David Hemstad| Stand-up Comedian Regular of CBC's The Debaters
A regular guest on The Debaters on CBC, comedy fans will recognize him from his numerous televised appearances from Just for Laughs and the Halifax Comedy Festival. Dave Hemstad was even voted Best Comedian in Canada by the Canadian Organization of Campus Activities.  As host of CBC Radio One’s wildly successful “The Debaters” since 2007. 

We would like to thank our 2017 Sponsors for 

another successful Forecast Dinner.


Outlined below are video clips from this year's Forecast Dinner.



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Click here to view the  2017 Forecast Dinner sponsorship packages.