The Principal Financial Group ®, a global investment management leader, announces three executives will speak at the 2014 Milken Institute Global Conference being held April 27 – April 30, 2014, in Los Angeles, Calif. Considered one of the world’s premiere gatherings of high-powered thinkers, the Milken Institute Global Conference brings together thought leaders from a wide range of disciplines to present their views before an equally informed, influential audience and the news media. Hundreds of CEOs from the world’s top-tier companies will join senior foreign and U.S. government officials, leading figures in the global capital markets, forward-thinking academic experts, top journalists, and leaders in education, health care and philanthropy. Panelists representing The Principal ®, along with the panel topic and times, are as follows:
- “The Global Economy: Hoping for Momentum amid Tepid Times” moderated by Jim McCaughan, CEO of Principal Global Investors – 8:00 a.m. PDT, Monday, April 28.
- “Emerging Markets: Are They Ready for Steadier Performance?” featuring Jim McCaughan, CEO of Principal Global Investors – 2:30 p.m. PDT, Tuesday, April 29.
- “Pension Funds and the Economics of Retirement: Demographics Drive Allocation” featuring Dan Houston, president of retirement, insurance and financial services at The Principal – 3:45 p.m. PDT, Tuesday, April 29.
- “Crosscurrents in Latin American Business” featuring Luis Valdes, president and CEO, Principal International – 10:00 a.m. PDT, Wednesday, April 30.