SOURCE: SRI in the Rockies Conference

SRI in the Rockies Conference

September 02, 2010 08:50 ET

SRI in the Rockies Conference Announces 2010 Agenda

21st Annual Gathering to Feature Extensive List of Industry Thought Leaders

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO--(Marketwire - September 2, 2010) -  SRI in the Rockies, the largest and longest-running conference for the sustainable and responsible investment (SRI) industry in the world, has announced the agenda for its 21st annual event.

SRI in the Rockies is a meeting place for investors, investment professionals, and organizations working to direct the flow of investment capital in transformative ways. This year's conference will be held at the JW Marriott Hill Country Resort & Spa in San Antonio, November 18-21, 2010. An "early bird" registration discount is available through September 28, 2010.

"There is simply no better place than SRI in the Rockies to gain a rich appreciation of the issues socially conscious investors care about," said Steve Schueth, President of conference producer, First Affirmative Financial Network. "I conservatively estimate that well over $1 trillion will be represented at this year's event."

Global thought leaders will be presenting at SRI in the Rockies, including:

  • Maude Barlow, National Chairperson of the Council of Canadians
  • David Brancaccio, formerly with NOW on PBS -- a specialist in telling important stories through the eyes of the people who live in the cross-hairs of crucial issues
  • Amy Domini, Founder and CEO, Domini Social Investments
  • Christopher Flavin, President of the Worldwatch Institute
  • Christopher Hoenig, President and CEO, The State of the USA
  • Heike Reichelt, The World Bank
  • Laurie J. Spengler, JD, President and CEO, ShoreBank International Ltd.

SRI in the Rockies will showcase innovative investment strategies that incorporate in-depth analysis of environmental, social, and governance issues. The 650 expected conference attendees will include investors, investment professionals, asset managers, analysts, community development banks and credit unions, religious organizations, and other non-profit organizations that work with investor advocates on various social change initiatives.

For assistance with registration and sponsorships, please contact Conference Coordinator, Krystala Kalil, at 888-774-2663 / Krystala@SRIintheRockies.com.

About First Affirmative Financial Network
SRI in the Rockies is produced by First Affirmative Financial Network, an independent fee-only Registered Investment Advisor (SEC File #801-56587). First Affirmative manages about $615 million in client portfolios, offers consulting and asset management services through a nationwide network of investment professionals who specialize in serving socially conscious investors.

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