What You'll Get

 

 

Trend Coverage

Insight on what’s likely to come in 2016 and how you can be prepared

Movers & Shakers

The market’s most diverse lineup of speakers – representing issuers, investors, dealers, attorneys, rating analysts and regulators

Deep Dive Discussions

Content for municipal finance professionals

26 Years of Excellence

For the past 26 years The Bond Buyer's California Public Finance Conference has been the place where all of California's municipal finance leaders—from public sector issuers to investors, investment bankers, and attorneys—have met to confront the challenges and craft strategies for building a sustainable fiscal future.

Join us, September 20-22 at the JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles, as leading municipal finance experts and senior issuers address today's topics. .

 

Content Covering

 

 

Enforcement

Market Conditions

INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT

Alternative Financing

Pre-Conference Workshop


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Before the conference starts, attendees have the opportunity to expand their education by delving deeper into this timely topic: The Relationship Between Issuers and their Consultants in the Post-Dodd-Frank Era.

Make the most of your experience at The Bond Buyer's California Public Finance Conference and attend our preconference workshop for only $95. You must be a registered conference attended to participate in the workshop

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Featured Speakers

 

 

Raul Amezcua

Raul Amezcua

Managing Director, Stifel - California Public Finance

Adam Aranda

Adam Aranda

Executive Director, Morgan Stanley

Teveia Barnes

Teveia Barnes

Executive Director, California Infrastructure and Economic Development Bank (IBank)

Beth Ann Bovino

Beth Ann Bovino

Managing Director and U.S. Chief Economist, S&P Global Ratings

Devin Brennan

Devin Brennan

Partner, Public Finance, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

 

Diana Chuang

Diana Chuang

Shareholder, Richards Watson & Gershon

Justin Cooper

Justin Cooper

Partner, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Richard Cosgrove

Richard Cosgrove

Partner, Chapman and Cutler LLP

John Finke

John Finke

CEO, Public Facilities Group

Robert Fippinger

Robert Fippinger

Chief Legal Officer, Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board (MSRB)

 

Eileen Gallagher

Eileen Gallagher

Managing Director, Stifel

Mike Gatto

Mike Gatto

Assemblymember, AD 43, State of California

Michael George

Michael George

Delta Watermaster, State Water Resources Control Board

Eric Goldstein

Eric Goldstein

Principal Administrative Analyst, The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

Jay Goldstone

Jay Goldstone

Managing Director, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG)

 

Michael Gomez

Michael Gomez

Director, Barclays

Fernando Guerra

Fernando Guerra

Director, Center for the Study of Los Angeles, Loyola Marymount University

Stephen Heaney

Stephen Heaney

Director of Public Finance, Stifel

Peg Henry

Peg Henry

Deputy General Counsel, Stifel

Darrell Johnson

Darrell Johnson

Chief Executive Officer, OCTA

 

Jessica Kane

Jessica Kane

Director of the Office of Municipal Securities, SEC

Julia Kim

Julia Kim

Vice President, Wells Fargo Securities

Jason Kissane

Jason Kissane

Managing Director- Public Finance, Assured Guaranty Municipal

Katie Koster

Katie Koster

Managing Director, Piper Jaffray

Paul Kwiatkoski

Paul Kwiatkoski

Managing Director, Public Finance, Kroll Bond Ratings Agency

 

Kathleen Marcus

Kathleen Marcus

Shareholder, Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth, P.C.

Robert McAuslan

Robert McAuslan

Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer, Western Alliance Bank

John McNally

John McNally

Partner, Hawkins Delafield & Wood LLP

Scott Nagelson

Scott Nagelson

Managing Director, Head of the Government Infrastructure Group, U.S. Bancorp Municipal Products Group

Andy Nakahata

Andy Nakahata

Managing Director, Head of New Business Development Western Region, National Public Finance Guarantee Corporation

 

Leslie Norwood

Leslie Norwood

Managing Director & Associate General Counsel, SIFMA

Nathan Odem

Nathan Odem

Partner, Chapman and Cutler LLP

John Palmer

John Palmer

Senior Associate, Public Finance, Orrick

Emily Raimes

Emily Raimes

Vice President-Senior Credit Officer, Moody's Investors Service

Scott Richbourg

Scott Richbourg

Head, Public Finance, Build America Mutual Assurance

 

Jenny Salkeld

Jenny Salkeld

CFO, SDUSD

Rudy Salo

Rudy Salo

Partner, Nixon Peabody LLP

Debra Saunders

Debra Saunders

Vice President Municipal Underwriting, Fidelity Capital Markets

Tim Schaefer

Tim Schaefer

Deputy State Treasurer, State of California

Adam Sherman

Adam Sherman

Group Head, Public and Infrastructure Finance Group, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation

 

Lisa Smith

Lisa Smith

Managing Director/Head of the West Region, Siebert, Brandford, Shank & Co., L.L.C.

Cyrus Torabi

Cyrus Torabi

Shareholder, Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth, P.C.

David Vaudt

David Vaudt

Chairman, Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB)

Dan Walters

Dan Walters

Journalist, Sacramento Bee

Stephen Winterstein

Stephen Winterstein

Managing Director of Research & Chief Strategist, Municipal Fixed Income, Wilmington Trust Investment Advisors, Inc.

 



Schedule at a Glance

 

 

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20

9:00 a.m Golf Outing
3:00 p.m Registration Opens
4:45 p.m. Keynote and General Sessions
6:00 p.m. Welcome Reception

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21

7:45 a.m. Registration Opens
9:00 a.m. Keynote and General Sessions
12:15 p.m. Lunch
2:00 p.m. Concurrent Sessions
5:30 p.m. Networking Reception

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22

8:00 a.m. Registration Opens
9:00 a.m. Keynote and General Sessions
12:00 p.m. Conference Concludes


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The Bond Buyer's California Public Finance Conference is located at the JW Marriott Los Angeles, L.A. Live. Click here for booking information.


FAQS

 

 

WHAT IS The California Public Finance Conference ANYWAY

The Bond Buyer's California Public Finance Conference delivers an unparalleled level of content, industry experts and networking opportunities in the public finance sector.

WHO ARE THE CREATORS OF THE EVENT?

The Bond Buyer's California Public Finance Conference is brought to you by The Bond Buyer .

WHO WILL ATTEND?

State’s most influential public-sector finance officials, investors, bankers, lawyers, financial advisors, rating analysts, insurers and other finance professionals

WHEN AND WHERE?

The Bond Buyer's California Public Finance Conference will be held September 20-22, 2016 at the JW Marriott Los Angeles, L.A. Live in California.

HOW CAN I REGISTER TO ATTEND?

Want to talk to a real person? Call Vernesa Merdanovic at (212) 803-8393 or Megan Downey at (212) 803-6092. Want to do it online? Click here

WHOM DO I CONTACT ABOUT SPONSORSHIP?

For information about sponsoring or exhibiting at The Bond Buyer's California Public Finance Conference please contact Shanta James at (212) 803-6089 or Shanta.James@sourcemedia.com.

WHOM DO I CONTACT ABOUT SPEAKING?

Please reach out to Jessica Dunlap-Yazujian at Jessica.yazujian@sourcemedia.com.

FOR MARKETING OR PRESS INQUIRIES

Please reach out to Rose Fava at Rose.Fava@sourcemedia.com.

September 20-22, 2016, Los Angeles, CA

 

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