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9th Annual Alternative Investment Consultants Summit

Date: July 9, 2015
Location: Greenwich, CT
Contact: Laura Smith

Please join us in Greenwich, Connecticut on July 9, 2015 for the Investment Management Institute’s 9th Annual Summer Alternative Investment Consultants Summit co-hosted by the Hedge Fund Association. Attendees will gain new insights during multiple panel discussions with experts from leading consulting firms and family offices including Cliffwater, Fund Evaluation Group, Mercer, UN Consulting and Segal Rogerscasey. Hedge Fund Association President Mitch Ackles will also serve as the event emcee and moderator.

Session Highlights:
  • Overcoming The Congested Alternative Marketplace
  • Winning New Assets Without The RFP Process
  • How Emerging Managers Are Gaining Traction
  • Family Offices Continued Growth With Hedge Funds
  • Differentiating Hedge Funds With Consultants
  • Hedge Fund Models Which Are Winning Over Consultants
  • Relationship Marketing For Standing Out In A Competitive Market
  • Investors Speak Out For Expanding Alternative Allocation
  • Risk Management: Making The Critical Decisions
  • The Screening Changes & Priorities In Selecting Hedge Funds/PE Managers
  • Establishing Trust With Investors

5th Annual Delivering Alpha Conference

Date: July 15, 2015
Location: The Pierre Hotel, New York, NY

Space is filling up quickly at the 5th Annual Delivering Alpha, which will take place at the Pierre in NYC on July 15th. Produced by CNBC and Institutional Investor, this exclusive one-day meeting brings together the world’s best known hedge fund managers and the largest global investors for frank discussion on high-level investment themes.
Spend the day with the most illustrious group of industry experts, managers and investors ever gathered with interviews, presentations and debates by:

  • Carl Icahn, Chairman, Icahn Enterprises
  • Larry Fink, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, BlackRock
  • Paul Singer, Founder and President, Elliott Management
  • Leda Braga, Chief Executive Officer, Systematica Investments
  • James Dinan, Chief Executive Officer and Founder, York Capital
  • Mary Callahan Erdoes, Chief Executive Officer, J.P. Morgan Asset Management
  • Jonathan Gray, Global Head of Real Estate, Blackstone
  • Marc Lasry, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, Avenue Capital Group
  • Eric Mindich, Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Eton Park
  • Richard Perry, Chief Executive Officer, Perry Capital
  • Barry Rosenstein, Founder and Managing Partner, JANA Partners
  • Jeffrey Smith, Managing Member, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer, Starboard Value

Over 100 of the Largest Institutional Investors:

With limited seating available, you will have ample time and opportunity to meet the over 100 large institutional investors who have already confirmed their participation. Investors confirming their seats over the last few weeks include:
  • Managing Director, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
  • Chief Investment Officer, Casey Family Programs
  • Director, Citi US Pensions
  • Chief Investment Officer, Endurance
  • Chief Investment Officer, Helmsley Charitable Trust
  • Chief Investment Officer, Institute for Advanced Study
  • Director of Hedge Funds, MassPRIM
  • Chief Financial Officer, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Managing Director, MetLife
  • Chief Investment Officer, Metro Government of Nashville Benefit System
  • Chief Investment Officer, MoMA
  • Chief Investment Officer, New Mexico PERA
  • Special Investment Officer, New York State Common Retirement Fund
  • Vice-Chairman, San Bernardino County Employees Retirement Association
  • Director of Investments, Sony
  • Chief Investment Officer, Stony Brook Foundation

To view the Speaking faculty and an entire list of confirmed investor attendees, visit our website.

Simply put, Delivering Alpha is an event not to be missed. For more information or to register, visit Be sure to register today as this event will sell out.

Be sure to register early as the conference will sell out again this year and remember; only those registrations received by June 12th will be eligible to be included in the Manager Profile Directory.

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