Financial Crisis Conference

Financial Crisis Conference

Can We Prevent the Next Credit Crisis?

WHEN:     April 27, 2016

WHERE:  Dallas Marriott Las Colinas
               223 West Las Colinas Boulevard, Irving, TX 75039

 TIME:     11:30 AM – 6:30 PM                      

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Dallas FCI Conference
Tentative Agenda
April 27, 2016
Dallas Marriott Las Colinas
223 W. Las Colinas Blvd.
Irving, Texas 75039


11:30 – 1:30 Luncheon – What Caused the Financial Crisis?

  • Peter Wallison
    American Enterprise Institute
    Author, Hidden in Plain Sight
  • George Selgin
    Professor Emeritus of Economics at University of Georgia
    Senior Fellow, Director of the Center for Monetary and
    Financial Alternatives
    CATO Institute
  • Richard Bowen
    Senior Lecturer
    University of Texas at Dallas
    Citigroup Whistleblower
  • C. R. (Rusty) Cloutier
    Author, Big Bad Banks
    CEO, MidSouth Bank, Lafayette, La.

1:30 – 1:45   Break

1:45 – 2:45 Regulations, Dodd-Frank, and the CFPB

  • C. K. Lee
    Managing Director in the Financial Institutions Group,
    Commerce Street Capital, LLC
  • Jim Purcell
    CEO, State National Bank of Big Spring
    Incoming Chairman, Texas Bankers Association

2:45 – 3:45      Ethics and Transparency

  • Marianne Jennings
    Professor Emeritus of Legal and Ethical Studies
    Arizona State University
  • Richard Ebeling
    BB&T Distinguished Professor of Ethics and Free Enterprise,
    The Citadel      
  • Gary Aguirre
    Attorney, SEC Whistleblower

3:45 – 4:00  Break

4:00 – 5:15 How Do We Prevent the Next Financial Crisis?

All Panelists with Audience Input

5:15 – 5:30 Closing Wrap up

  • Lt. Col. Allen B. West (retired)
    National Center for Policy Analysis

5:30 – 7:00  Cocktail reception and Networking