BISMARCK–State treasurers from across the nation are coming here for a conference that will include discussions of the Bank of North Dakota, state pensions and the economic outlook.
North Dakota State Treasurer Kelly Schmidt will host the 2011 National Association of State Treasurers conference Saturday through Wednesday. Attendees include 26 state treasurers, their staff members and numerous corporate affiliate members, a news release said.
Conference speakers include:
– David Mulford, vice chairman, Credit Suisse International and former ambassador to India
– Narayana Kocherlakota, president and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
– Rich Karlgaard, editor-in-chief and publisher, Forbes Magazine
– Eric Hardmeyer, president, Bank of North Dakota
A complete conference agenda can be found at: www.nast.org/2011annual/agenda.htm