The 2017 Agenda Has Been Designed to Educate, Inspire, and Connect Alternative Investment Professionals

Monday, October 16, 2017

1:00PM - 5:00PMRegistration
3:30PM - 5:00PMPrivate Family Office Closed Door Co-Investment Meeting
3:30PM - 5:00PMPitch Workshop for managers run by Larry Chiarello of SkyView Investment Advisors
5:00PM - 6:00PMWelcome Cocktail Reception
6:00PM - 6:15PM Welcome Remarks by Hedge Connection CEO Lisa Vioni
6:15PM - 8:00PM Keynote Presentations
8:00PM - 9:30PM Beach Dinner Party with entertainment by Illusionist Ryan Oakes
9:30PM - 11:00PM Cigars Under The Stars

Tuesday, October 17, 2018

7:30AM - 8:30AMBreakfast - Mid-Ocean Amphitheatre
8:30AM - 8:40AMOpening Remarks by Hedge Connection CEO Lisa Vioni
8:40AM - 9:15AMFireside Chat with Bill Marr of State Street Global Advisors
9:30AM - 10:30AMTable Talks Day 1 (Two Rotations)
10:30AM - 10:45AMBreak
One-on-One Track
10:30AM - 12:30PMOne-on-One Meetings (4 Meetings)
12:30PM - 1:30PM Lunch
1:30PM - 5:30PMOne-on-One Meetings (8 Meetings)
Panel Track
10:45AM - 11:15AMThe Investor's Perspective on The Changing Investment Landscape
11:15AM - 11:45AMWhy Liquid Alts Belong in a Portfolio
11:45AM - 12:30PMThe Global Cyber Threat & Pragmatic Steps to Mitigate Risks
12:30PM - 1:30PMLunch
1:45PM - 2:30PMHow to Access Early Stage Capital: Seeding, Acceleration Capital & First Loss
2:30PM - 3:15PMFamily Office Insights
3:15PM - 3:30PMBreak
3:30PM - 4:15PMInvestors Discuss the Importance of ODD
4:15PM - 5:00PMGoing From Emerging Manager to Mainstream
5:00PM - 5:30PMBreak
All Attendees
5:30PM - 6:30PMChampagne Reception - Mid-Ocean Amphitheatre
6:30PM - 8:00PM Deal Ring - Moderated by James Rosebush of GrowthStrategy, Inc.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

8:00AM - 9:00AM Breakfast
9:00AM - 9:30AM Fireside Chat
9:30AM - 10:30AM Bermuda Shorts - Four Best Ideas
10:30AM - 11:30AM Table Talks (2 Rotations)
11:30AM - 11:45AM Closing Remarks
11:45AM - 12:30PM Pick Up Box Lunch
1:00PM - 4:00PM Boat Cruise
4:00PMEnd of Conference
Zach Halpern

"As a fund manager, I found Global Fund Forum to be an invaluable experience. It was both educational in terms of understanding what investors are looking for in a manager as well as an excellent platform for meeting with these investors in a beautiful setting."

-Zach Halpern

Chief Investment Officer, Dwight Securities