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June 2016


 3rd CA Water Summit
Date: June 1 - 3, 2016
Location: Westin Sacramento Sacramento, CA

Organized By:
Information Forecast, Inc.
www.ca-water-summit.com

Description:  Attend To:

*Accelerate development of urgently-needed water infrastructure in California

*Assess current local & state sources of water funding, development and initiatives

*Evaluate the best opportunities in water projects - storage, infrastructure, delivery, reuse - for funding & development

*Build relationships with key players & funders across the water value chain

Register today !



  5th Annual Collateral Management Forum
Date: June 2 - 3, 2016
Location: Crowne Plaza Amsterdam City Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Organized By:
Global Leading Conferences
www.glceurope.com

Description:  The ongoing flow of regulatory changes created many challenges for financial institutions to ensure that their effectiveness, workflows and optimized operations in the field of collateral management.
The ever changing environment has set many obstacles also in optimizing the collateral that is fundamental in order to find a solution to the gap between collateral supply and demand.



 4th Annual Retail Banking Forum
Date: June 2 - 3, 2016
Location: Sofitel Budapest Chain Bridge Hotel, Hungary

Organized By:
Global Leading Conferences
www.glceurope.com

Description:  Today's macroeconomic challenges forced banks to change and adjust its strategy in retail lending. In recent years the growth rate of retail banks slowed rapidly with ever-changing economy which radically changed the situation on the world financial markets.

In a competitive environment, the struggle for customers' acquisition and retention imposes increased requirements for banks in general and development of strategies of retail banking.

With the light of the growing number of the new technologies, niches and opportunities- now is the time to make a breakthrough and become the market leader.



 The Women In Technology International (WITI) Summit
Date: June 5 - 7, 2016
Location: DoubleTree by Hilton San Jose, CA

Organized By:
BZ Events
www.witi.com
Discount: Hedge Connection members receive $200 dollar discount.
Discount Code: WOMEN

Description:  The Women In Technology International (WITI) Summit, June 5-7 in San Jose, is the annual gathering of tech-savvy women, held in the heart of Silicon Valley. Executive women, entrepreneurs, and technology thought leaders from around the world converge to collaborate on innovative solutions to common business challenges; explore new business opportunities that underscore how technology is powering change; and build and expand strong connections in a welcoming networking environment of women committed to helping each other succeed.



 Media Crisis Management
Date: June 6 - 7, 2016
Location: Singapore

Organized By:
Opus Kinetic
www.opuskinetic.com

Description:  Saying the wrong thing at the wrong time can cause a company or organization serious reputation damage, wipe out stock valuations, and cost individuals their jobs. Therefore, communicating messages effectively to the media is an essential part of successfully managing any organization. This two-day seminar is designed for anyone who must act as a spokesperson for an organization during a crisis. It is intended for beginner-intermediate level spokespersons. Participants will learn how to prepare for interviews, deliver press statements, and manage questions effectively under pressure. The skills can easily be applied to non-crisis situations, although the main focus will be on high pressure scenarios.



 Financial Risk Management Summit Volatility vs. Stability, which is your path?
Date: June 6 - 7, 2016
Location: London, UK

Organized By:
Connexus
www.connexusevents.com
Discount: HedgeConnection members receive a 20% discount
Discount Code: VIP Pass

Description:  The Financial Risk Management Summit - Volatility vs. Stability, which is your path? will bring together industry professionals from the banking, insurance and investment sector, uniting both the Corporate and Supervisory side of Risk Management. The event offers an excellent opportunity to meet with key decision makers, leading financial and banking experts in Risk Culture, and provides an outstanding platform to learn more about the best practices in Risk Management.



 R2ND ANNUAL PACIFIC CEDIT & HEDGE FUND INVESTOR FORUM
Date: June 7, 2016
Location: San Francisco, CA

Organized By:
Markets Group
www.marketsgroup.org

Description:  The 2nd Annual Pacific Credit & Hedge Fund Investor Forum is a one-day meeting of the largest, most sophisticated family offices, pension funds, endowments, foundations, consultants and fund of funds in California, Oregon, Washington, Alaska and Hawaii. The event provides educational updates on contemporary hedge funds, credit investments, asset allocation and portfolio construction strategies for institutional and private clients.

Through a series of interactive panel discussions with industry leaders, more than 100 institutional investors and family offices will explore innovative hedge funds, credit investment strategies and discover new approaches to portfolio construction. Lastly, one will engage on the utility of hedge funds from the view of a modern investor's portfolio.



 The Puerto Rico Restructuring
Date: June 7, 2016
Location: The University Club of New York

Organized By:
Debtwire
www.bit.ly
Discount: Hedge Connection members receive a 30% discount
Discount Code: HC30

Description:  Debtwire is one again delighted to be hosting this exciting event covering the debt landscape of Puerto Rico at the University Club of New York.

This event will provide an outlook for Puerto Rico post-restructuring interplay between economic and fiscal policy, creditor strategies in an unprecedented restructuring, and expert examination of restructuring under a new administration to reverse the island's economic fortunes.



 The 13th Annual ConsortiumEAST | A Forum for Institutional Investors, Small + Diverse Managers
Date: June 8 - 9, 2016
Location: The Intercontinental New York Times Square

Organized By:
RG + Associates
16ceast.rgameetings.com

Description:  ConsortiumEAST is the event for institutional investors, fund of funds, consultants  and small and diverse firms. The sessions are fast-paced, informative and interactive; the conversations productive and the relationship development unmatched. If you're ready to Reach Further and Delve DeeperConsortiumEAST is the place.



 Distributed: Trade
Date: June 12 - 14, 2016
Location: St. Louis, MO

Organized By:
The Mankoff Company
www.godistributed.com

Description:  Join professionals from leading industry startups, financial services institutions, logistics services providers and companies with global supply chains for a breakthrough event that explores blockchain applications for supply chains, global payments, insurance services and capital market operations.



 NEW ENGLAND CREDIT & HEDGE FUND INVESTOR FORUM
Date: June 21, 2016
Location: Harvard Club of Boston. MA

Organized By:
Markets Group
www.marketsgroup.org

Description:  The New England Credit & Hedge Fund Investor Forum is a one day meeting of family offices, pension funds, endowments, foundations and consultants representing Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont. The event provides educational updates on contemporary hedge funds, opportunistic & structured credit investments, asset allocation & portfolio construction strategies for institutional and private clients.

Through a series of interactive panel discussions with industry leaders, more than a 100 institutional investors and family offices will explore innovative hedge fund and credit investments, discover new approaches to portfolio construction and asset allocation, and engage on the utility of hedge funds in the modern investor's portfolio.

- See more at: https://www.marketsgroup.org/forums/new-england-credit-and-hedge-fund-investor-forum-2016?utm_source=hedge-funds_new-england-credit-investor-forum_04.25.2016_partner_hedge-connection&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=hedge-funds_new-england-credit-investor-forum_04.25.2016_partner_hedge-connection#sthash.RspEBEi5.dpuf



 GAI AgTech Week
Date: June 21 - 23, 2016
Location: Grand Hyatt San Francisco, CA

Organized By:
HighQuest Group
www.globalaginvesting.com

Description:  The annual GAI AgTech Week, a product of Global AgInvesting, will provide two-and-a-half days of engaging keynote presentations by industry leaders, thought-provoking panels, innovative company presentations and interactive workshops, all designed to educate and inspire investors and entrepreneurs with a broad range of investment opportunities in the food and agriculture technology sectors worldwide.



 PRIVATE WEALTH GREAT PLAINS FORUM
Date: June 22, 2016
Location: Kansas City, MO

Organized By:
Markets Group
www.marketsgroup.org

Description:  A one day meeting of the largest family offices, private banks and registered investment advisors based in the region and the surrounding regions of the United States. The event provides an educational overview of both asset allocation and asset protection strategies for the private client intermediary. States participating in this meeting include: North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Iowa, Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Tennessee.



 2ND ANNUAL PRIVATE WEALTH MEXICO FORUM
Date: June 23, 2016
Location: Mexico City, Mexico

Organized By:
Markets Group
www.marketsgroup.org

Description:  The Private Wealth Mexico Forum, organized by Markets Group, is a Mexico focused international meeting for private bankers, wealth managers, family businesses and family offices. The Forum brings together 200+ industry leaders from the Mexican Private Wealth Management field for a one day conference discussing strategies to protect, preserve and grow wealth.

The meeting also provides an overview for asset allocation strategies for Mexican private wealth investors interested in diversifying their portfolios offshore and across asset classes.



 4th Annual Research & Due Diligence for Wealth Management Platforms
Date: June 27 - 28, 2016
Location: New York, NY

Organized By:
FRA
www.frallc.com
Discount: HedgeConnection members receive a 15% discount
Discount Code: FMP111

Description:  Hear from the leading wirehouses, independent broker dealers and consultants and benefit from their wealth of experience in best practices in manager research and model creation for their wealth management platforms.

With so much relying on you to find and monitor the right set of investment managers for your wealth management products and model portfolios, it is more important than ever to have stringent due diligence policies in place and fully evaluate risk-return trade-offs. Get an abundance of valuable advice, cutting-edge analysis and the latest techniques at this exclusive event!



 Manager Selection, Due Diligence & Oversight
Date: June 27 - 28, 2016
Location: The Princeton Club of NY

Organized By:
FRA
www.frallc.com
Discount: HedgeConnection members receive a 15% discount
Discount Code: FMP111

Description:  Choosing an investment manager and choosing the right investment manager are enormously different tasks. How do you identify those who will fit with your institutional mandates and increase the value of your fund? Do you have complete confidence in all of your managers' investment practices? Do you need more information to support your selection process? How do you evaluate each manager, and how do you effectively keep up with them all?

Gain insight from leading institutional investors, such as THE BROADWAY LEAGUE, THE COMMONWEALTH FUND and THE CITY OF AUSTIN POLICE RETIREMENT SYSTEM, as they share their wealth of experience in best practice manager selection, due diligence, and oversight.



  Debtwire Brazil Forum
Date: June 28, 2016
Location: Tivoli São Paulo

Organized By:
Debtwire
www.bit.ly
Discount: Hedge Connection members receive a 25% discount
Discount Code: HC25

Description:  Debtwire is one again delighted to be hosting its annual Brazil Forum at the Tivoli in São, Brazil.

Political tension, economic turmoil and the global commodities rout have pushed Brazil's economy to new lows, and presented enormous challenges for Brazilian borrowers. And opportunities continue to emerge in the distressed debt sector.

Join Debtwire and Industry experts for a discussion on the debt landscape in Brazil. Network with a diverse audience. WiFi and a cocktail reception are included.