COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., June 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- "Early bird" registration rate savings have been extended to July 10th for The SRI Conference on Sustainable, Responsible, Impact Investing (formerly SRI in the Rockies) taking place October 2-4, 2012 at the Mohegan Sun Conference Center in Connecticut.
It is the first time that the most significant gathering in the U.S. of SRI professionals has been held on the East Coast, with easy access for New York City, Boston, and Washington, DC areas.
Major speakers for the event include: Nobel laureate and Grameen Bank founder Muhammad Yunus, who is widely regarded as the father of micro-finance; Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., president of the Waterkeeper Alliance and senior attorney for the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC); and author Deepak Chopra, founder of The Chopra Center.
Other speakers will include: Connecticut State Treasurer Denise Nappier; Chief Lynn Malerba, Mohegan Tribe; David Brancaccio, host of "Marketplace" on National Public Radio; Ceres President Mindy Lubber; Calvert Investments President and CEO Barbara Krumsiek; PAX World Management President and CEO Joe Keefe; Future 500 President and CEO Bill Shireman; and Nestle Waters North America CEO Kim Jeffery.
About the SRI Conference
The SRI Conference (http://www.SRIconference.com) is the leading forum for the sustainable, responsible, impact investing (SRI) industry in North America. For more information about the agenda, speaking, or sponsorship, please contact Krystala Kalil, at 888-774-2663 or krystala@SRIconference.com. You can register here: http://www.SRIconference.com/register.jsp.
About First Affirmative Financial Network
The SRI Conference (http://www.SRIconference.com), the premier gathering of responsible investors and investment professionals in North America, is produced by First Affirmative Financial Network, LLC (http://www.firstaffirmative.com), an independent fee-only Registered Investment Advisor (SEC File #801-56587). First Affirmative offers investment consulting and asset management services through a nationwide network of investment professionals who specialize in serving socially conscious investors.
SOURCE First Affirmative Financial Network, Colorado Springs, CO