InvestEd 2007 Investing Conference to be Presented in Orange County
January 19, 2007 -
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: (July 19, 2007)
InvestEd Investment Conference
To Be Presented in Orange County
Educational Event Focuses on Teaching Long-term
to Individual Investors and
Orange Co., CA -- InvestEd, the premier national event for investor education, is coming to Orange County!
On August 18 and 19, hundreds of individual investors
and investment club members from around the country will
descend upon the Costa Mesa Hilton for a weekend celebration
of stock analysis, including methodology seminars, corporate
presentations, and software instruction.
New Year, New Name, Same Well-loved Community
For 16 years, a phenomenal group of non-profit
volunteers brought high quality and good value
investment education to long-term fundamental
investors via an annual national conference called
CompuFest. This same group of volunteers has continued
the educational legacy with InvestEd, which will again
provide an innovative investing curriculum for investors
of every skill level.
Classes for Every Investor
Attendees have the chance to participate in over 60
educational workshops taught by investing authors, software
developers, and professional financial analysts. Conference
topics include beginning investor stock analysis techniques,
investment club accounting and operations, advanced financial
statement analysis, and tools for savvy online and
computerized investors. Here is a just a small sampling
of the InvestEd schedule:
- Analyzing an Annual Report Made Easy
- There is a Time to Sell
- Small Company Discovery
- Introducing StockCentral.com
- A Psychological Look at Portfolios
- Common Mistakes Even Smart Investors Make
A full list of classes and a daily schedule is available at:
The roster of presenters and instructors boasts renowned
investing educators from across the nation. Each has years
of experience in the fundamental investing world, both as
teachers and methodology gurus:
- Mark Robertson -- CEO of Manifest Investing
- Phil Keating -- Keating Asset Management
- Douglas Gerlach -- author of "Investment Clubs for
Dummies" and president of ICLUBcentral Inc.
- Dr. Maury Elvekrog -- Chairman of the Seger-Elvekrog
money management firm
- John McCreery -- Senior Counsel, SEC Office of
Investor Education and Assistance
A full list of instructors (including biographies) is available at:
InvestEd has attracted prominent national companies
and organizations as sponsors and corporate presenters.
Investor Relations representatives from Procter & Gamble,
General Electric, CVS Caremark Corporation, Royal Dutch
Shell PLC, Moog Inc., Enerplus Resources Fund, and Yum!
Brands (among others) will be on hand to meet attendees.
Unique to this event, InvestEd welcomes a wide array of
investing software developers and their creative products:
Manifest Investing, Churr Software (Mac and Windows),
ICLUBcentral, Stockfundas, Quant IX Software, and many others.
Attendees will have the chance to directly interact with
the developers themselves and receive hands-on instruction
and troubleshooting in the Computer Lab.
After Hours Cyber Cafe
After the day's events, attendees can relax and socialize
with each other (and the instructors) in the ever-popular
Cyber Cafe. An informal gathering with free wireless access
(and refreshments), the Cyber Cafe is always one of the most
popular events at InvestEd.
For those who are just beginning to learn about investing,
InvestEd offers the special Newbie Program. Registrants for
the Newbie Program will follow a set track of classroom
workshops specifically designed to provide the crucial knowledge
and methodology necessary to begin investing successfully.
All meals for the two-day event, as well as all classes, are
included at one price: $369 ($299 for Orange County residents).
StockCentral members are eligible for a $10 discount.
Space is limited!
Download a registration form for fax/mail submission:
Online registration is also available:
More information about InvestEd 2007 can be found at
the official site: