Paul Schott Stevens
and his team will wrap up
the Investment Company Institute's (ICI's
) 60th annual General Membership Meeting (GMM) this morning at the Washington Hilton with a half day of sessions
, largely featuring speakers from outside the industry. The 2018 ICI GMM began
A breakfast session is already underway, featuring ICI chief Stevens interviewing Michael Piwowar
, a Republican SEC
commissioner. Earlier this month, Piwowar revealed
that he will resign by July 7 or when a successor is sworn in, whichever comes first.
Next up will be a session about technology disruptors. Tom Eck
, chief technology officer for industry platforms at IBM
, will speak on "Embracing Change: Artificial Intelligence and the Cloud." And Adam Jonas
, managing director and analyst at Morgan Stanley
, will speak on "The Future of Transportation."
Finally, NASA astronaut Jerry Linenger
(also a retired U.S. Navy captain and flight surgeon who spent nearly five months on the Russian space station Mir) will deliver the final keynote address, entitled "Challenges and Change: My 132 Days Off the Planet."
The 61st ICI GMM
will again be held in Washington, D.C., May 1-3, 2019.
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