The FPA NorCal Conference offers 40 keynote and workshop sessions with some of the most outstanding hand-selected speakers in our industry.
We’re excited about the 2019 speaker lineup.
Example Conference General Schedule
FPA NorCal Conference 2019 Keynote Speakers
CEO, Mike Robbins, LLC
Leadership can be challenging, especially in today’s fast-paced, globalized world. Leaders with a strong sense of emotional intelligence (EQ), a willingness to be courageous and vulnerable, and the capacity to inspire others in a genuine way, have a distinct advantage. This program, which is based on the core principles of Mike Robbins’ work and books, delves into practical ways for leaders to enhance their impact and effectiveness by leading with authenticity.
Marci Rossell, PhD
Economic Forecast for 2019: A Roadmap for Investors in the Trump Era
Dr. Marci Rossell spoke at FPA NorCal in 2010 and we are delighted to have her back. She brings a world of experience – from Main Street to Wall Street – when discussing the US economy, international events and capital markets. Dr. Rossell started her career with the Federal Reserve Bank in Dallas and later worked at Oppenheimer Funds and CNBC. She takes complex economic issues, makes them understandable and discusses how they are relevant to our clients’ lives. Dr. Rossell will share her thoughts on the current, and rapidly-changing, economic and geo-political environment in her animated and no-holds-barred manner.
Former Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
The Nation’s Largest Disaster: Liquid Asset Poverty
Numerous factors affect individual resilience during a disaster. Brock Long’s experience in emergency management spans nearly two decades and disasters from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill to the most recent Camp Fires. Under Mr. Long’s leadership, FEMA partnered with financial organizations to underscore the importance of financial literacy and preparedness. Mr. Long believes that financial advisors can provide critical guidance to build a culture of preparedness and he’ll talk about how we can all work together to make an impact.
CEO, McKeown, Inc.
Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less
Participants will learn the value proposition for Essentialism and three practices for applying essentialism. Namely, Explore what is essential, Eliminate the nonessentials and Execute what matters most as effortlessly as possible. They will leave with a 21-Day Challenge with specific steps to put Essentialism into practice immediately.