is the only person who met Ben Graham other than Warren Buffett
on our List of Gurus
. He gave a presentation at the 8th
Value Investor’s Conference at Omaha before the Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A
) shareholder meeting. More than 172 investors from 20 countries come to Omaha, Neb., on April 28, 2011, for the annual Value Investors’ Conference. The conference was held in L.A. in the previous years, right before the Wesco shareholder meeting. This year it is moved to Omaha. After the conference attendees will be able to join tens of thousands of others at Berkshire’s annual meeting on Saturday.
The conference is held at the new business school building of the University of Nebraska. The building was sponsored by one of Buffett’s earliest partners before he bought Berkshire. The total amount was $35.5 million. Continue Reading »