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November 05, 2009 11:16 ET

Dr. Alan Greenspan Events Announce Moderators- Dr. Alan Greenspan to Speak on H1N1

EDMONTON, ALBERTA AND CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Nov. 5, 2009) - "A Conversation with Dr Alan Greenspan"

The Event Group is proud to announce the moderators for TAQA's presentations of Dr. Alan Greenspan in Edmonton on November 9 at the Shaw Conference Center and Calgary on November 10 at the BMO Center at the Calgary Stampede.

On November 9th in Edmonton, we are excited to announce that Alberta Liberal Leader David Swann has been secured to moderate the Dr. Alan Greenspan event. David Swann was elected to his first term as a Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for the constituency of Calgary Mountain-View on November 22, 2004. He was re-elected on March 3, 2008. He was elected as Leader of the Alberta Liberals, and therefore Leader of the Official Opposition, on December 13, 2008. "I look forward to an interesting and illuminating discussion that will be sure to teach and inform us about a number of issues" stated Alberta Liberal David Swann.

In Calgary on November 10th we are excited to announce Dave Taylor, Liberal MLA for Calgary Currie, has agreed to participate as our moderator. Dave Taylor is the Alberta Liberal party's critic on Energy, Housing and Urban Affairs, Municipal Affairs. Dave Taylor was elected to his first term as a Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for the constituency of Calgary-Currie on November 22, 2004. He was re-elected for a second term on March 3, 2008. "This will be an opportunity to hear from one of the foremost thinkers in the world about how the economy really works, I am delighted with this opportunity" stated Dave Taylor.

"Being able to secure these moderators who have this level of experience and knowledge of the local and global economy is a tremendous asset to these events. We have had amazing support and interest in the events and we believe that having Mr. Taylor and Mr. Swann on side, further increases the popularity of these events." stated David Howard, President of The Event Group. The moderators will share the stage with Dr. Alan Greenspan and guide him through questions on the current Global, Canadian and Alberta economic climate, oil and gas prices, the Obama plan, Gold prices, NAFTA, and how the H1N1 virus will effect on our economy.

The Event Group is also very excited to announce that due to popular interest in the TAQA presentations of Dr. Alan Greenspan in Edmonton and Calgary, The Event Group has released a second tier silver table package offer for $2,000. Silver table packages give the opportunity for ten guests to listen and learn from one of the most experienced money minds in the world. Limited silver tables are available and will be sold exclusively through Ticketmaster.

The Shaw Conference Center in Edmonton and the BMO Center at the Calgary Stampede will be outfitted with the latest audio and visual technology so all guests will have a great experience. "It is important to make sure that all guests have a unique experience no matter where there sitting in the venue. Each venue will be outfitted with multiple video screens adding to the overall atmosphere at the events." stated Howard. "This is a big day for our team – not only are fortunate to be able to announce these two thought provoking moderators, we are also able to open up more tables for these events." stated Howard.

For 18½ years and four presidential administrations, Dr. Alan Greenspan served as Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. Dr. Alan Greenspan advised leaders across the political spectrum as he called for a smaller federal budget deficit, free trade and less government involvement in the economy. His analysis of economic trends for the long and short term has influenced and often shaped the course of policy, international relations and financial markets.

Tickets for the Dr. Alan Greenspan lunch presentations in Edmonton and Calgary can be purchased through Ticketmaster at or by phone for Edmonton at (780) 451-8000 or for Calgary at (403) 777-0000. Further information can also be found at

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