CME Webcast on Food vs Fuel

Cindy Zimmerman

CME Group is holding a live webcast today of a panel discussion on food versus fuel.

The webcast will be coming from CME’s third annual Global Financial Leadership Conference in Naples, Florida and the panel will focus on commodity markets and the fundamental factors driving supply and demand for global food and energy. Participants will include Tim Gallagher, Executive Vice President–Grains and Biofuels, Bunge North America; Ian Goldin, Former Vice President, World Bank and Director, Oxford University’s Oxford Martin School; John Hofmeister, Former President, Shell Oil Company and Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Citizens for Affordable Energy. The webcast of the panel will be from 1:20 to 2:00 pm Eastern time.

The GFLC is an event that brings together decision-makers from the world’s leading financial institutions to discuss emerging geopolitical trends, debate critical economic issues and provide perspectives on future developments in the financial marketplace. Registration for the webcast can be found on the GFLC website. You can also follow the entire GFLC conference on the company’s blog at Open Markets.

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