DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NIRI DFW, the Dallas-Fort Worth Chapter of the National Investor Relations Institute, announced that the Southwest Regional Conference 2018, a Texas-sized NIRI programming and networking event, will take place August 22-24, 2018, at the JW Marriott in Austin, TX and that early bird registration is now open via the event website.
The event organizers also announced that Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar will join the conference as a keynote speaker to discuss Texas’ State of the State, with an overview of the state’s financial position and trends impacting the state’s financial health, as well as corporate hot topics.
The agenda for this year’s conference will tackle topics around the “IR Enigma” by providing insights into some of the most compelling complexities of today's IR world. The conference program will include a deep dive into Texas’ current economic and market dynamics complemented by strategies to decipher the stock market and trading indicators that are the real influencers impacting a company’s stock price.
“Modern investor relations professionals are operating in a dynamic environment challenged by uncertain economic climates, changing regulations and ever-advancing technology. The goal of this annual conference is to add to the IR professionals’ toolkit and advance the practice of investor relations,” said Glen Orr, NIRI DFW president and conference chair.
Confirmed panel discussions will also highlight some of the best practices IR experts recommend to address some of the most challenging IR dilemmas, including creating value-driving investor presentations by David Fine, traditional and social media engagement, stockholder activism, and other topics that are top of mind for most IR practitioners. A more complete agenda is available at www.niriswrc.org.
Sponsorship information and attendee registration is also available at www.niriswrc.org.
Early bird registration rates are available through June 30th. Join us in Austin to collaborate, learn and share best practices during this valuable two-day event.
Confirmed Sponsors: IPREO, EQS Group, NYSE, Virtua Research, Modern IR, IEX and Q4
About NIRI DFW
NIRI DFW comprises nearly 100 members representing most major public companies in North Central Texas and surrounding states. Additional information, including membership details, is available at www.niridfw.org.