2024 Annual Dinner

Fireside Chat with Donald Luskin

Join us for the CFAMN Annual Dinner. Bring your friends and colleagues to this one-of-a-kind networking opportunity and gain unique insights during our fireside chat with Donald Luskin and Chris Farrell (moderator).

Speaker Information

Presentation Description

Join us on February 8, 2024, for this great opportunity to network with colleagues and engage in thought-provoking dialogue. In a fireside chat format, Donald Luskin and Chris Farrell (moderator) will discuss current world events and what they mean for financial markets. Topics may include inflation, government debt, and possible future deflation. You’ll also have an opportunity to ask our speakers questions after their discussion.

Donald Luskin

Donald L. Luskin


Donald L. Luskin is CEO of TrendMacro, an independent investment strategy firm founded in 2001, serving 124 institutional clients in the US, Canada, Europe, China and Japan including investment managers, hedge funds, mutual funds, pensions and insurers.

Don brings over 40 years of battlefield experience in investing.

  • Former vice chairman and co-chief investment officer of Barclays Global Investors (now Blackrock)
  • Founder of Investment Technology Group and inventor of POSIT; created iShares family and invented target-date funds
  • Advisor to two presidential campaigns
  • Frequent contributor to Wall Street Journal and guest on Fox Business, and author of I Am John Galt

Chris FarrellModerator

Chris Farrell
Senior Economics Contributor

Chris Farrell is senior economics contributor at Minnesota Public Radio and Marketplace, American Public Media’s nationally syndicated public radio business and economic programs. Chris is a columnist for Marketwatch, PBS Next Avenue, and the Minneapolis Star Tribune, as well as host of the “Office Hours” podcast for the Heller-Hurwicz Economics Institute at the University of Minnesota. Among his most recent books are The New Frugality, Unretirement, and Purpose and a Paycheck.


Event Details

Individual Tickets


$100 - New Charterholder/Pass III
$100 - Students​
$125 - Society Members
$155 - Non-Members

Individual Registration

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February 2, 2024 | 12:00 PM CT

Past Annual Dinners


Renaissance Minneapolis Hotel, The Depot
Great Northern Room
225 3rd Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55401


Valet will not be available.

Self-Park - Heated, underground
136 5TH Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55401

More information


5:30 pm | Registration Opens

5:30 - 6:45​ pm | Private: Sponsor Reception
(By invitation only; ​​Platinum, Gold, & Silver sponsors)
5:30 - 6:45 pm | Open Reception

6:45 - 9:00 pm | Dinner and Keynote Conversation


Special group room rates available through 1/8/24

Book now


Business Formal

Event Sponsorship Info


Medallion Level

Platinum - $10,000
Gold - $7,500
Silver - $5,000
Bronze - $3,500

Table of 8

Table - $2,000

Sponsors & Groups, please email questions or inquiries to sponsorship@cfamn.org

Thank you, sponsors...

Event Sponsors

Medallion Sponsors



Peregrine Logo


Table Sponsors

Aether Investment Partners
Baillie Gifford
Bell Institutional Investment Management
Bethel University
Bremer Bank
Brown Brothers Harriman & Co
Columbia Threadneedle Investments
Compass Capital Management
Crescent Capital Group
First Trust Advisors
MFS Investment Management
Moelis Asset Management
Morgan Stanley
Nuveen Asset Management
Summit Creek Advisors
T. Rowe Price Group

2024 Annual Sponsors

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