Keynote Speakers

John C. Bogle - Monday, June 1, 2015


John C. Bogle

John C. Bogle, the Founder and former CEO of The Vanguard Group, Inc., President of the Bogle Financial Markets Research Center, and best-selling author will participate in a discussion with moderator, Joe Mysak, Editor of the daily Bloomberg Brief. He will also take questions directly from delegates in attendance.  Labeled as one of the investment industry’s four “Giants of the 20th Century” by Fortune and one of the 100 most powerful and influential people by TIME magazine, Mr. Bogle will discuss his experience and thoughts on public finance and investing – including how his work to revolutionize low cost index fund investing can be applied to meet unique challenges faced by the public sector.   





Mayor Michael Nutter - Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Mayor Michael Nutter

Michael Nutter, the Mayor of the City of Philadelphia, PA since 2008 will address GFOA conference delegates with a presentation, The New City: Tech and Innovation in a Changing Philadelphia. Echoing the conference’s themes, Mayor Nutter’s leadership has embodied both innovation and resilience, steering the City through the worst recession since the Great Depression and pioneering initiatives that harness technology to improve service delivery, expand the technology sector, and create learning partnerships to ensure that Philadelphians have a foothold in the future of this fast-growing field.