Registration is now open! 2010 Annual Conference2010 IFA U.S.A. Branch Annual Conference
Westin Philadelphia Hotel, Philadelphia
Thursday February 25 and Friday February 26, 2010
Click here to Register: http://www.ifausa.org/eman/ShowEvent.phx?eid=eman.153
2009 IFA USA Writing PrizePlease click here for the rules for the IFA USA Branch Annual Writing Competition. We have had terrific submissions in the past and we want to enlist the help of our IFA USA academic members to encourage their students to submit papers to this year's competition.
The deadline for submissions is December 31, 2009.
Reports on Recent Conferences2009 US/India Meeting
A very successful Joint Meeting of the USA and India Branches was held May 27-29, 2009 at the Fairmont Washington DC Hotel. Click here to read more regarding this conference.
2009 Annual Branch Conference
Our Annual Conference of the USA Branch was held at the Willard Intercontinental Hotel in Washington DC, on February 26-27 this year. In spite of the difficult economy, attendance was only slightly down, a testament to Sam Maruca and his team for all their good work in making this happen. The Corporate Program Committee included Peter Barnes of General Electric, David Paul of American Honda Motor, Linda Evans of IBM Corporation, Mike Bernard of Microsoft Corporation, Norm Richter of Textron, Inc., Karen Halby of Sony Corporation, and Judy Zelisko of Brunswick, Inc. The Steering Committee included Peter Barnes of General Electric, Peter Blessing of Shearman Sterling, Steven Cohen of SJC Tax Consulting, Gregory May of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Carol Tello of Sutherland, Roger Wheeler of KPMG, Janice Lucchesi of Akzo Nobel Inc., Linda Evans of IBM Corporation, Michael Caballero of Paul Hastings, Marjorie Rollinson of Ernst & Young, and Chip Harter of PricewaterhouseCoopers.