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Hedge Funds & FoHFs

Private equity

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Endowment & foundations

Family office & wealth managers

February 2018

Cap Intro: Alternative Investing Funds East

When: January 29, 2018
Where: Capital Grille - Wall Street, New York
Organiser: Catalyst
This event is investor driven. It is a transactional event that host alpha-oriented investment managers and institutional grade investors that are introduced to each other with a view to become investment partners. This event focuses on alternative investing funds on the East coast of the US. Strategies covered include: long/short equity and long-only, merger arb, overlay, event driven, quantitative, macro and CTAs, emerging markets, credit and fixed income, relative value, distressed, commodities and more. Introductions are accomplished through private meetings that are arranged prior the event in an investor driven fashion based on the merits of each investment manager and the requests made by the investors. Investors are pre-screened and pre-qualified prior the events by questionnaires and talks. Investors constitute predominantly single and multi-family offices, endowment and foundations and their advisors located in the US and internationally.

European Family Office Winter Symposium 2018

When: February 26-27, 2018
Where: One Great George Street, London, UK
Organiser: Opal Group
The symposium will explore the challenges and opportunities in the global investment climate. Private investors and asset managers will visit this event to discuss the latest trends and issues in the industry. The programme blends educational discussion panels led by thought leaders and pre-arranged one-to-one meetings.
The symposium aims to provide an educational environment for productive networking and the fluid exchange of ideas. Topics covered will include: global economic outlook; new challenges in structuring your family office; tax efficient portfolio construction; new investment styles for family offices; best practices in impact investing; asset protection strategies; challenges of the trustee/beneficiary relationship; how to raise capital from family offices; direct investing/co-investing; risk management; private equity and venture investing for family offices; impact investing and engaging the next generation

March 2018

Family Office Winter Forum 2018

When: March 1, 2018
Where: New York Marriott Marquis, New York, NY
Organiser: Opal Group
This one day event includes interactive panel discussions and networking breaks. With over 500 delegates there will be many opportunities to meet potential clients. Trending investment topics will be addressed by some of Wall Street’s most sought after managers and advisors. Themes of family governance, alternatives and impact investing will be covered. The 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 the mobile app. Only standalone speakers will be allowed to use PowerPoints, but cannot pitch products or advertise anything with their firms.

 

Real Estate Investment Summit 2018

When: March 25- 27, 2018
Where: Eden Roc Miami Beach Resort, Miami, FL
Organiser: Opal Group
Network with the industry’s leading experts as they analyse the opportunities and challenges in the real estate market. The conference will focus on the latest developments in the marketplace. It will analyse the opportunities and challenges in the real estate market, examine best practices and explore new deal making strategies.
The event is aimed at real estate professionals, hedge fund managers, private investors, family offices, pension funds and other institutional investors. It will provide various networking opportunities along with an educational platform.
The 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 the mobile app.
Topics to be covered will include: market update and forecast; financing and capital sources; new investment strategies; 1031 exchange; opportunistic deals & emerging funds; deal structuring; opportunities in distressed assets; tax efficient investing; single family residential; multifamily investing; crowd funding; real assets; retail and net lease; and co-investing with family offices alternative investments and institutional investors

Cybersecurity Leaders Forum


When: March 26, 2018
Where: Park Hyatt Hotel, Dubai
Organiser: QUBE Events
The forum, held in collaboration with EY, Get Safe Online, Quorum Cyber and the National Center for Cybersecurity Technologies, is a business platform designed to create a personal connection between participants. Companies from across the MENA region –  including the UAE, Oman, Egypt, Lebanon and Jordan – will attend the event. Senior ICT executives from the region are expected to attend. Discussions and workshops will focus on the future of cybersecurity in the region. The forum will include presentations, interactive panel discussions, workshops and focused networking.

April 2018

Cap Intro: Private Equity Fund Investing

When: April 9, 2018
Where: Capital Grille - Wall Street, New York
Organiser: Catalyst
This event is investor driven. It is a transactional event that host alpha-oriented investment managers and institutional grade investors that are introduced to each other with a view to become investment partners. This event focuses on the private equity fund investing industry. Strategies will include, among others: venture capital, high growth, mid-market, pre-IPO, regional/international funds, direct deals, and industry specific focus in health care, technology, media, telecom, internet, IoT, business services, energy/oil, cyber security and fintech. Introductions are accomplished through private meetings that are arranged prior the event in an investor driven fashion based on the merits of each investment manager and the requests made by the investors. Investors are pre-screened and pre-qualified prior the events by questionnaires and talks. Investors constitute predominantly single and multi-family offices, endowment and foundations and their advisors located in the US and internationally.

Opal Exchange 2018

When: April 24-25, 2018 (pre-event networking activity April 22)
Where: Hilton West Palm Beach, West Palm Beach, FL
Organiser: Opal Group
Utilising a sophisticated meeting scheduler, managers and qualified investors are able to pre-arrange purposeful meetings with like-minded delegates. The event provides networking opportunities through pre-arranged one on one meetings and networking breakfast, lunch and cocktail receptions. Opal Group will host a pre-event networking activity on April 22 for registered participants. Held in conjunction with attendees from the Impact Investing Forum, there will be a networking brunch at the International Polo Club Palm Beach where the 114th US Open Polo Championship will be held. This is a private brunch and requires separate registration. Limited tickets are available.

May 2018

Cap Intro: Alternative Investing Funds West

When: May 14, 2018
Where: San Francisco, Marines’ Memorial Club
Organiser: Catalyst
This event is investor driven. It is a transactional event that host alpha-oriented investment managers and institutional grade investors that are introduced to each other with a view to become investment partners. This event focuses on the alternative investing funds space on the West coast of the US. Strategies covered include: long/short equity and long-only, merger arb, overlay, event driven, quantitative, macro and CTAs, emerging markets, credit and fixed income, relative value, distressed, commodities and more. Introductions are accomplished through private meetings that are arranged prior the event in an investor driven fashion based on the merits of each investment manager and the requests made by the investors. Investors are pre-screened and pre-qualified prior the events by questionnaires and talks. Investors constitute predominantly single and multi-family offices, endowment and foundations and their advisors located in the US and internationally.