The Hon. Terrence A. Duffy to speak at SXU’s Breakfast with the Experts

CME Group executive chairman and former presidential adviser the Hon. Terrence A. Duffy kicks off the 2011 Breakfast with the Experts speaker series at Saint Xavier University on Thurs., Jan. 27 with “Current Perspective,” his view of the futures industry and current economic landscape.

The event, jointly sponsored by Saint Xavier University and the Beverly Area Planning Association, begins at 7:30 a.m. with a networking breakfast followed by the keynote address at 8 a.m. in the Butler Reception Room at SXU’s Chicago campus, 3700 W. 103rd St. Tickets are $20 for the public and $15 for BAPA Members. Space is limited and reservations are required. For more information or to buy tickets, contact BAPA at (773) 233-3100 or

Duffy has been executive chairman of CME Group since July 2007. He previously served as chairman of the board of CME and CME Holdings since April, 2002 and executive chairman since October, 2006. President George W. Bush appointed Duffy to serve on a National Saver Summit on Retirement Savings in 2002 and to serve as a member of the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board in 2003.

Duffy serves on SXU’s board of trustees, World Business Chicago’s board of directors and the American Ireland Fund’s regional advisory board. He is co-chair of the Mayo Clinic Greater Chicago Leadership Council, vice chairman of the CME Group Foundation and chairman of the NYMEX Foundation.

SXU’s Breakfast with the Experts speaker series brings notable business, community and civic leaders together to share insights, experience and industry knowledge with area business people. To suggest a speaker or to learn about sponsorship opportunities, please call (773) 298-3748 or email to