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July 2020

Virtual ESG Investment Forum

When: July 8, 2020
Where: Virtual
Organiser: Opal Group
Through this virtual conference, speakers and attendees will explore the methods, processes and nuances of integrating environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors when analysing investment opportunities with a focus on financial materiality. The conference will bring together companies and institutional investors who are actively involved in environmental, social and corporate governance as well as sustainable, responsible and impact investment.
The focus will be on best practices and directions of deal flow opportunities in ESG in the future.
The virtual format allows for: one on one and group meetings; an exhibit hall with branded interactive booths; the ability to connect and share contact details with one another; custom one to one meeting rooms with video conferencing (pre-arranged meetings between LPs/allocators and sponsor managers); live video keynote speakers and panel presentations with questions and answers; collateral information sharing; and live chatting options in sessions, private rooms and lounge areas for peer to peer or group networking via live chat or video chat.

Family Office & Private Wealth Management Forum 2020

When: July 20-22, 2020
Where: Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina, Newport, RI
Organiser: Opal
The forum is one of the largest family office events in the world. The event begins with an annual Regatta Cup race. Over the three days family offices, private investors and investment managers will discuss optics such as the past recession and explore the best ways to map out their portfolios. With over 1000 delegates, there are many opportunities to meet potential clients. Discussions will cover a wide variety of investment topics including direct investing, impact investing, non-correlated assets and other topics.
This conference will exclusively feature dialogue driven panel discussions led by consultants and family offices. Power Point presentations are prohibited during the sessions but may be made available on a mobile app.

Triple Diversification

When: July 22, 2020 2pm CET; 8am EST, 8pm CSI
Where: virtual
Organiser: Block Asset Management and Lehman Bush
This one-hour webinar features a live panel consisting of Brian Kelly of BK Capital; Desireee Miller of SwissRex, Dan Morehead of pantera Capital, Jeff Dorman of Arca Funds, Lee Robinson of Altana Wealth and Kyle Samani of Multicoin Capital. These crypto fund managers will provide their unique insights on triple diversification, safely diversifying into digital assets, how to identify a sustainable successful crypto fund/fund manager and diversification via fund of funds as a risk management strategy.

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Virtual Direct Investment Forum

When: July 29, 2020
Where: Virtual
Organiser: Opal Group
The virtual forum  will address what has happened in the current direct and co-investment marketplace. The event will look at a variety of topics that discuss strategies for directly investing and co-investing into early stage portfolio companies - real estate, private equity and venture capital deals. It also explore how investors from the institutional and private wealth world are shifting their asset allocation plans to the private market space in an effort to counter future market shifts by using direct & co-investment vehicles.
The virtual format allows for: one on one and group meetings; an exhibit hall with branded interactive booths; the ability to connect and share contact details with one another; custom one to one meeting rooms with video conferencing (pre-arranged meetings between LPs/allocators and sponsor managers); live video keynote speakers and panel presentations with questions and answers; collateral information sharing; and live chatting options in sessions, private rooms and lounge areas for peer to peer or group networking via live chat or video chat.

September 2020

AIM Summit London 2020

When:September 3-4, 2020
Where: Four Seasons Hotel, Ten Trinity Square, London
Organiser: AIM
The summit is a gathering and networking opportunity for regional investors and managers in alternatives (hedge funds, private equity, venture capital, private debt) with global industry leaders. The event is a platform for discussions on investment developments, global market conditions, latest trends and a networking forum for future business opportunities. 

October 2020

Virtual Endowment & Foundation Forum 2020

When: October 1, 2020
Where: Virtual
Organiser: Opal Group
The forum will provide a virtual platform for delegates to exchange ideas and best practices covering investment strategy and portfolio planning. The meeting will provide insight on how endowments and foundations can best navigate the current market’s unchartered waters. 
Participants will be able to view live keynotes and panel discussions presented by the industry’s leaders. Participants will speak on topics including necessary adjustments suggested for endowment governance, means of capturing alpha in a portfolio, methods of choosing managers, and problems of ethics and liability in fiduciary planning.
The virtual format allows for: one on one and group meetings; an exhibit hall with branded interactive booths; the ability to connect and share contact details with one another; custom one to one meeting rooms with video conferencing (pre-arranged meetings between LPs/allocators and sponsor managers); live video keynote speakers and panel presentations with questions and answers; collateral information sharing; and live chatting options in sessions, private rooms and lounge areas for peer to peer or group networking via live chat or video chat.

Family Office & Private Wealth Management Forum West 2020

When: October 21-23, 2020
Where: Napa Valley Marriott Hotel & Spa, Napa, CA
Organiser: Opal
Known for the fastest growing population of newly structured family offices in the world, northern California is largely dominated by first and second-generation families from Silicon Valley. Investment strategies such as private equity, venture capital, and technology will be familiar themes throughout this conference. Investment managers and families come together at the event to discuss the foundations in which they built their wealth and uncork the various investment strategies in which to keep their portfolios growing. Additional topics such as impact investing, alternatives and the trustee beneficiary relationship will allow for delegates to sample a diverse blend of palatable subjects while networking amongst a top tier group of private wealth professionals.

December 2020

Alternative Investing Summit 2020

When: December 6-8, 2020
Where: Ritz Carlton, Dana Point, CA
Organiser: Opal
The summit brings together trustees and representatives of institutions as well as money managers and consultants to explore the roles of alternative opportunities and strategies. Participants and delegates will investigate a range of critical investment issues, including discussion of the risks and benefits of various asset classes and investment vehicles such as hedge funds and private equity, examining means of cutting costs associated with implementation of absolute returns strategies, reviewing the future of commodities and surveying the landscape of emerging international markets. The conference will discuss impact investing as a way of obtaining returns that are socially responsible as well as many issues involved with fund management and the importance of education for trustees and other investment officers.