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

Monday, October 16, 2017

1:00PM - 5:00PM Registration
3:00PM - 5:00PM Private Family Office Closed Door Co-Investment Meeting
3:00PM - 5:00PM Pitch Workshop for managers run by Larry Chiarello of SkyView Investment Advisors and Stephanie Silverman of Silverman Speech Consulting
5:00PM - 6:00PM Welcome Cocktail Reception
6:00PM - 6:10PM Welcome Remarks by Hedge Connection CEO Lisa Vioni
6:10PM - 6:45PM Joseph Kim - Growing Up in North Korea
6:45PM - 7:30PM John Sitilides - Global Risks, Geopolitical Strategy under the Trump Presidency
7:30PM - 8:00PM Performance by Illusionist Ryan Oakes
8:00PM - 9:30PM Beach Dinner Party
9:30PM - 11:00PM Cigars Under The Stars

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

7:30AM - 8:30AM Breakfast - Mid-Ocean Amphitheatre
8:30AM - 9:00AM Fireside Chat with Bill Marr of State Street Global Advisors
9:15AM - 10:15AM Table Talks Day 1 (Two Rotations)
10:15AM - 10:30AM Break
One-on-One Track
10:30AM - 12:30PM One-on-One Meetings (4 Meetings)
12:30PM - 1:30PM Lunch
1:30PM - 5:30PM One-on-One Meetings (8 Meetings)
Panel Track
10:30AM - 11:10AM Access to Early Stage & Acceleration Capital
11:10AM - 11:50AM ODD, The Final Step - What Investors Expect
11:50AM - 12:30PM The Global Cyber Threat & Pragmatic Steps to Mitigate Risks
12:30PM - 1:30PM Lunch
1:45PM - 2:30PM The New Capital Raising Paradigm - ICO, Blockchain & More
2:30PM - 3:15PM The Mystery of the Family Office - Finding the Alignment of Interests
3:15PM - 3:30PM Break
3:30PM - 4:00PM Why Allocators Want Liquid Alts in a Portfolio
4:00PM - 4:45PM Where to Find Alpha in the Credit Markets
All Attendees
5:00PM - 6:00PM Champagne Reception - Mid-Ocean Amphitheatre
6:00PM - 6:15PM Welcome Remarks by Premier of Bermuda the Hon. E. David Burt, JP, MP
6:15PM - 7:00PM Marilyn Sherman - Living Life in the Front Row
7:00PM - 8:00PM Deal Ring - Moderated by James Rosebush of GrowthStrategy, Inc.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

8:00AM - 9:00AM Breakfast
9:00AM - 9:45AM Keynote Speech by Curt Cronin Former Navy SEAL - Building Unstoppable Teams
10:00AM - 11:00AM Table Talks (2 Rotations)
11:00AM - 11:30PM Closing Remarks
11:30AM - 12:00PM Pick Up Box Lunch
1:00PM - 4:00PM Boat Cruise
4:00PM End 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