The 14th Annual Ira Sohn Research
Conference, which raises money to fund pediatric cancer
treatment and maintenance organizations, will feature speakers
Bill Ackman of Pershing Square Capital Management and James
Chanos of Kynikos Associates alongside several other
influential hedge fund managers and, in something of a unique
move, market prognosticator Peter Schiff.
Last year, the conference was notable as the venue at which
David Einhorn explained his reasons for shorting Lehman
Brothers, a thesis that rippled...