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October 23rd - Main Panel


Monday October 23, 2017 
7:00 AMGeneral Registration
9:00 AM – 9:15 AMSummit Opening Remarks
9:15 AM – 10:00 AMCurrent Trends with Early Stage Investors
10:00 AM – 10:45 AM Institutionalizing the Hedge Fund Industry
10:45 AM – 11:30 AM Turning Regulation and Compliance into Capital
11:30AM – 11:45 AM Featured Hedge Fund Manager Roundtables - Round 1
11:45 AM – 12:00 PM Featured Hedge Fund Manager Roundtables - Round 2
12:00 PM – 1:15 PMTopical Tables Lunch
1:30 PM – 2:15 PMWealth Advisors’ Views on Alternative Investments
2:15 PM – 3:00 PMSEC Hot Topics:
Enforcement, Examinations, New Regulation and How to Respond
Greg DiMeglio - Stradley Ronon
3:00 PM – 3:45 PMCrowd Funding and Financing
3:45 PM – 4:30 PMLiquid Alternative ETFs
4:30 PM – 5:20 PMRecent Federal and State Tax Developments Affecting Alternative Investment Funds and Their Advisors
6:00 PM – 7:30 PMCocktail Social

October 23rd - Break-out Sessions


Monday October 23, 2017 
10:00 AM – 10:45 AMCrowdfunding Panel
Family Offices, Technology Investments and the Crowd Funding Advantage
10:45 AM – 11:30 AMPrivate Credit Panel
New Frontier in Private Credit Markets and Policy Implications
1:30 PM – 2:15 PMEvolution of Fund of Funds & Multi-Manager Portfolios
Peter Tsirigotis - Stradley Ronon
2:15 PM – 3:00 PM ETF Panel
ETFs and Alternative Investing
3:00 PM – 3:45 PMEmerging Managers Panel
Emerging Managers: Strategy Overviews and Thoughts on Launch to 100 Million
3:45 PM – 4:30 PM1940 Act / Liquid Alts Panel
Generating Alpha in Liquid Alts
4:30 PM – 5:20 PMCommodity and Futures Panel

October 24th - Main Panel


Tuesday October 24, 2017 
7:00 AMGeneral Registration
7:30 AM – 9:00 AMBreakfast
9:15 AM – 10:00 AMInstitutional Investors‘ View on Hedge Funds & Emerging Managers
10:00 AM – 10:45 AMGlobal Markets: State of the World and Investment Opportunities
10:45 AM – 11:30 AMThe Ever-Changing Environment for Family Offices
11:45 AM – 1:15 PMTopical Lunch
1:30 PM – 2:15 PMHedge Fund Marketing
2:15 PM – 3:00 PMBest Trade Ideas
Fred Goetzke - LPG Investment Management
3:00 PM – 3:45 PMHow to Find Fixed Income Returns in Current Environment
3:45 PM – 4:00 PMConference Chairman Closing Remarks

October 24th - Crowdfunding / FinTech Break Out Sessions


Tuesday October 24, 2017 
9:15 AM – 10:00 AMEvery Crowd Funding Origination Platform will Launch or Partner with a Hedge Fund
10:00 AM – 10:45 AMTaking a Unique Approach to Direct Lending SPVs
10:45 PM – 11:30 AMBig Data: Game Changing Implementations across Fundamental Strategies
1:30 PM – 2:15 PMAn Inside Look at Platform and Sources of Institutional Capital Relationships
2:15 PM – 3:00 PMUnstoppable Trends in Online Lending
3:00 PM – 3:45 PMWhere Alternative Financing is Heading

October 24th - Film Finance Break Out Sessions


Tuesday October 24, 2017 
9:15 AM – 10:00 AMFinancing Fundamentals
Film Investment Models, Valuation and Risk Mitigation
10:00 AM – 10:45 AMThe Film Finance Matrix: From Script to Screen
10:45 PM – 11:30 AMThe New Distribution Paradigm: Streaming and Global
1:30 PM – 2:15 PMInside the Playbook: Profitable Plays for Gaming and the Film Industry
2:15 PM – 3:00 PMThe New Reality: What's Worth Your Money?

October 24th - TAMPs Break Out Sessions


Tuesday October 24, 2017 
9:15 AM – 10:00 AMWhat to Look for When Evaluating a TAMP
10:00 AM – 10:45 AMMerits of Outsourcing Your Investment Management Operations
10:45 PM – 11:30 AMHow to Best Leverage Your Time and Resources
1:30 PM – 2:15 PMHow to Evaluate TAMPs Based on: Range of Operations, Flexibility and Service and Technology
2:15 PM – 3:00 PMThe Best of Self Directed, Outsource Asset Allocation and Manager Selection Capabilities
3:00 PM – 3:45 PMCapturing Strategic Market Movement, Diversifiers and Tactical Market Movements


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