Agenda

Our 2019 program is packed with leading allocators, poignant panels, and keynote presentations. Thought leadership is playing its biggest role in our agenda to date and we are excited to bring our distinguished guests to our attendees. Table Talks and Deal Ring are unique Global Fund Forum program staples that consistently provide dynamic, yet informative, networking opportunities.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Morning Session
8:00AM Registration and Breakfast for Full Day Session
8:45AM - 9:00AM Welcome Remarks by Lisa Vioni of Hedge Connection
9:00AM - 9:45AM Mark Yusko, CEO of Morgan Creek Capital Management
9:45AM - 10:30AM Tim Ballard, CEO of Operation Underground Railroad
10:30AM - 10:45AM Break
10:45AM - 12:15PM Three Table Talk Rotations
12:15PM - 1:30PM Lunch
Afternoon Session
12:30PM - 1:30PM Main Stage Pass Registration
1:30PM - 2:10PM The Argument for Seeding/Benefits of Investing in Emerging Managers
2:10PM - 2:50PM A View from Institutional Investors
2:50PM - 3:30PM A Look Towards 2020: Best Sectors and Why
3:30PM - 3:45PM Break
3:45PM - 4:30PM Immigration Reform - A Solution for the Future
4:30PM - 5:15PM Investing in Diversity
5:15PM - 5:30PM Break
5:30PM - 6:30PM Keynote TBA
6:30PM - 8:00PM Networking Reception

Thursday, October 24, 2019

Deal Ring - Offsite at RSM Headquarters
2:00PM - 3:00PM Registration
3:00PM - 3:30PM Welcome Remarks by RSM
3:30PM - 3:45PM Introduction of the Ringmasters by Jim Rosebush
3:45PM - 4:15PM Investor Panel
4:15PM - 6:00PM Manager Presentations
6:00PM - 6:15PM Audience Choice Award
6:15PM - 8:00PM Networking Reception
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