Speakers ranging from New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson to Steve Forbes, president and chief executive officer of Forbes, Inc., will be in Raleigh on Monday and Tuesday to address the annual Emerging Issues forum at North Carolina State University.

Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Paul O’Neill opens the program Monday morning.

The focus of this year’s conference is “Financing the Future”.

For details and agenda information, see: www.ncsu.edu/iei/index.php