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Diversity in Finance: Why it Matters

Miami, FL • May 30, 2017

Join us and the CFA Society of Miami for an exciting, insightful, and interactive women in finance event.

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 5:00 PM - 8:30 PM EDT

Northern Trust
600 Brickell Avenue
Miami, FL 33131

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We welcome you to join us and the CFA Society of Miami for a fascinating night discussing the exciting new era of female investors!

SECTION 1 - Keynote Speaker with Barbara Stewart, CFA

 Discussion related to the importance of diversity of finance.

  • Why women need finance and finance needs women.
  • Differences between female vs male investing and risk tolerance re: behavior and language/communication styles.
  • Why do we evaluate risks differently? A new era for female investors.


  • How different is a woman's lifetime career?
  • What can women do to better prepare in the following key areas?: Networking, Negotiation, Mentorship, Personal Branding, Life balance (work/family)

Panel participants: Elizabeth Hicks (Moderator), Meredith Jones, Carol Lang, Diane Damskey

SECTION 3 -Speaker: How Woman make a Difference on Boards

Speaker: Patricia A. McKay, Patricia A. McKay

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