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We’re curating leading thinkers from inside and outside the wealth management industry to share ideas, tips, and tactics that’ll make you think, grow, and laugh.


You’ll hear from financial advisors, institutional investors, asset managers, fintech companies and startups, financial creators, activists, artists, athletes, musicians, and more.


Check back regularly for updates.


Guy Adami
Markets & Investments Advisor
Private Advisor Group
Brandon Arvanaghi
CEO & Co-Founder
Daisey Auger-Dominguez
Chief People Officer
Vice Media Group
Dr. Renée Baker
Head of PCG Advisor Inclusion Networks
Raymond James
Michael Batnick
Managing Partner
Ritholtz Wealth Managment
Mick Batyske
Internationally Recognized Deejay, Entrepreneur & Speaker
Nesma Bensalem
CEO & Founder
WeCare Impact
Christine Benz
Director of Personal Finance and Retirement Planning
Rashad Bilal
Earn Your Leisure
Emily Binder
Josh Brown
Chief Executive Officer
Ritholtz Wealth Managment
Ben Carlson
Director of Institutional Asset Management
Ritholtz Wealth Management
Nicole Casperson
Alex Chalekian
Chief Executive Officer
Lake Avenue Financial
Debarshi Chaudhury
Founder & CEO
Quantilus Innovation
Preston Cherry
Founder & President
Concurrent Financial Planning
Zach Conway
Founder & CEO
Kevin Corbett 
Managing Director, Corporate Development
Mariner Wealth Advisors
Soraya Darabi
Founder & General Partner
Trail Mix Ventures
David DeVoe
Founder & CEO
DeVoe & Company
Jared Dillian
The Daily Dirtnap
Rianka Dorsainvil
Co-Founder & Co-CEO
2050 Wealth Partners
Blair duQuesnay
Investment Advisor
Ritholtz Wealth Management
Jean Edelman
Co-Founder & Author
Edelman Financial Services
Ric Edelman
Edelman Financial Services
Kamila Elliott
CEO & Founder
Collective Wealth Partners
Sandra Gabriel
Founder & Chief Relationship Officer
Gabriel Press & Relationships
Brian Hamburger
Chief Executive Officer
Brooke Hammerling
The New New Thing
Matt Hougan
Chief Investment Officer
Bitwise Asset Management
Morgan Housel
Collaborative Fund
Annie Jean Baptiste
Building for Everyone
Katherine Jollon Colsher
Chief Executive Officer
Girls Who Invest
Nick Maggiulli
COO & Data Scientist
Ritholtz Wealth Management
Holly Mazzocca
President, Wealth Advisor & Principal
Bartlett Wealth Management
Trevor McFedries
CEO Dapper Collectives
Founder Friends With Benefits
Joe McLean
Founder & Managing Partner
Intersect Capital
Emlen Miles-Mattingly
Founder & CEO
Gen Next Wealth
Troy Millings
Earn Your Leisure
Danny Moses
On The Tape Podcast
Hamiz Mushtaq Awan
Founder & Partner
Plutus21 Capital
Dan Nathan
Founder & Principal
RiskReversal Advisors
Patrick O’Shaughnessy
Chief Executive Officer
O’Shaughnessy Asset Management
Shirl Penney
President & CEO
Dynasty Financial Partners
Penny Phillips
President & Co-Founder
Journey Strategic Wealth
Brian Portnoy
Shaping Wealth
Brittain Prigge
Courtney Ranstrom
Partner & Financial Planner
Trailhead Planners
Rob Richardson
CEO & Co-Founder
Disrupt Art
Gabe Rissman
Co-founder & President
Barry Ritholtz
Chairman & CIO
Ritholtz Wealth Managment
Rachel Robasciotti
Founder and CEO
Adasina Social Capital
Tyrone Ross Jr
Samantha Russell
Chief Evangelist
FMG Suite & Twenty Over Ten
Abby Salameh
CMO & Head of CAIS IQ
Kyla Scanlon
Founder & Creator
Suzanne Siracuse
Founder & CEO
Suzanne Siracuse Consulting
Georgia Stewart
Chief Executive Officer
John Swolfs
Advisor Circle
Ophelia Snyder
Co-Founder & President
Bryn Talkington
Managing Partner
Requisite Capital Management
Dave Thornton
Co-founder & CIO
Brenda Vingiello
Chief Investment Officer
Sand Hill Global Advisors
Dave Welling
Chief Executive Officer
Mercer Advisors
Jason Wenk
Founder & CEO
Dasarte Yarnway
Founder & Managing Director
Berknell Financial Group
Henry Yoshida
CEO & Co-Founder
Rocket Dollar





Attendee Experience

Wheel of Impact

Event attendee enjoying the prize wheel

Future Proof’s Wheel of Impact promotes the power of giving in a fun, dynamic and social way. With a donation of any size, attendees can have the ability to spin the wheel, determining where the donation will go and how it will be used. Land on the “mystery” selection and have a chance to win items, trips and other experiences.

Poppin’ Pitch Lounge

Popcorn lounge set up for photo ops

Nobody likes to be pitched, but the truth is we all need a little help keeping up to speed on our dynamic industry. The What’s Poppin’ Pitch Lounge sets the tone, giving you intimate access to short and punchy demos from the most innovative fintech companies in the world. Grab a bag of popcorn, sit back, relax and absorb the next wave of innovation impacting the world around you.

Future Proof Beach Bash

Surfboards propped up on Huntington Beach

Sunday, September 11, 2022

The Future Proof Beach Bash with the iconic Surf City as the backdrop will be your kickoff to Future Proof. Join your fellow attendees as we watch the sun dip into the Pacific Ocean. Walk the Future Proof Boardwalk, sampling the local cuisine and cocktails as you explore all our festival has to offer, giving you a taste of what you can expect over the coming days.

Future Proof Surf City Crawl

Crowd browsing various kiosks

Monday, September 12, 2022

What good is an event if you don’t experience the local scene? Join the City Crawl and take advantage of two newly added Entertainment Districts complete with amazing local hotspots, including some of the best breweries and eateries in SoCal, all walkable from your hotel and the Future Proof Boardwalk.

Future Proof Closing Night Concert

Concert-goers watching performance

Tuesday, September 13, 2022

We convert the Boardwalk from an interactive learning environment to an immersive art and music experience. The evening is capped off with a concert headlined by one of the most dynamic up and coming artists taking today’s music scene by storm. Stay tuned for updates as we announce performers and more, creating a truly unique experience.

Scoop Ice Cream Parlor & Lounge

Ice cream food truck

Get the latest scoop on pivotal industry topics and current events affecting the wealth space. By leveraging our robust event technology, you’ll have the opportunity to create both peer-led and industry-led roundtable-style discussions. Learn more about the most pressing topics impacting the future of wealth. These hard conversations are made easier as you and your cohorts grab some ice cream and settle in for an informal yet highly engaging conversation.

Health Is Wealth Center

Yoga mats laid out for workout

Physical and mental health is the cornerstone of any successful long-term wealth plan. But for years, our industry has prioritized work over health, leading to unhealthy lifestyles and employee burnout. The Health Is Wealth Center provides a warm and relaxed setting, allowing attendees to come in and recharge, grab a drink from the juice bar and eat healthy snacks. The space will also be home to daily group yoga and fitness classes as well as meditation sessions.

Brewing Lounge

Coffee bar on Huntington Beach

You can’t expand your perspective and think differently if you aren’t exposed to a broad perspective. That’s why our speaker faculty isn’t limited to traditional finance. The Brewing Lounge will bring out-of-industry experts to present their visions for a new world of wealth. To help fuel the conversations, we’ve created a true coffeehouse feel complete with baristas just waiting to pour you the perfect cup of joe.

Social Audio Experiment

Small crowd listening to performer sing

Podcasts are all the rage, as they excite and entertain audiences from afar. Future Proof changes the game, as we invite your favorite podcasters to host their shows live from the festival. Forget passive listening. Future Proof’s Live Podcast sessions allow you to interact directly with your favorite podcast creators as they record live episodes just feet from the Pacific Ocean.

Ocean Stage

Concert happening on Huntington Beach

As the beating heart of the boardwalk, the Ocean stage will feature seating for over 500 and have the look and feel of a concert venue on the beach. The ocean stage will host a range of exciting content from industry-changing keynotes to the closing concert featuring today’s biggest musical acts.

PCH Stage

Event attendees listening to a panel discussion

The Pacific Highway stage is the most versatile stage at Future Proof. With countless setup options, the PCH Stage is your go-to spot for industry insight and innovation, all while staying current with the latest trends in money, culture, tech and impact.

Future Proof Live

Production stage setup

Future Proof Live is our full-production broadcast studio strategically placed at the heart of the Boardwalk. Our very own Future Proof anchors will provide all-day commentary featuring casual speakers and celebrity interviews as well as unexpected guest appearances. Future Proof Live extends our one-of-a-kind experience to a larger audience virtually.

Future Proof Creator Corner

Woman recording a video for social media

rhe Creator Corner is built to support creators, creatives and brands. It’s equipped with a podcast recording studio and first-of-its-kind Collab Lab. The podcast area will afford attendees the ability to record podcast sessions and will feature podcast consultants helping to answer questions of both existing podcast hosts and aspiring creators. The Collab Lab is where asset managers and fintech companies collaborate with leading and emerging finance influencers. Looking for engaging content built for the modern financial professional or investor? We offer high quality video and audio production for all your creative needs.