Additional speakers to be announced soon…


Thursday, March 30

8:45 AM-9:00 AM

Welcome – Hill Ballroom

9:00 AM-11:00 AM

Keynote Addresses – Hill Ballroom

Keynote #1


Amy Wierenga

Chief Risk Officer, GCM Grosvenor

Keynote #2


Tim Jenkinson

Professor of Finance, Saïd Business School, University of Oxford

Keynote #3


Alan Bowser

Former Americas Region Co-Head and Chief Diversity Officer, Bridgewater Associates

Keynote #4


John D’Agostino

Senior Advisor, Coinbase Institutional; Lecturer, MIT and Columbia Universities
11:45 AM-12:50 PM

Luncheon – Chancellors’ Ballroom

1:00 PM-1:50 PM

Session I

Panel IA: The Macro Outlook - Hill South

Panel IB: Frontiers of Infrastructure - Hill North

Roundtable I: Private Equity - Hill Central

2:00 PM-2:50 PM

Session II

Panel IIA: Global Opportunities in Alternatives - Hill South

Panel IIB: Lower Middle Market - Hill North

Roundtable II: Real Assets - Hill Central

3:00 PM-3:50 PM

Session III

Panel IIIA: Diversifying Strategies - Hill South

Panel IIIB: Venture Capital - Hill North

Roundtable III: Credit Strategies - Hill Central

4:00 PM-5:30 PM

Roundtable IV: CIO Discussion – Chancellors’ Ballroom

How have the key risks and opportunities across sectors impacted asset allocation decision making? What key concerns are most frequently voiced from their constituents regarding portfolio investment strategy and performance? Join our roundtable of leading CIOs to discuss the key themes that are driving investment decisions across the portfolio.


Michael Elio

Partner, StepStone Group

Bryan Lewis

VP & CIO, U.S. Steel

Andy Palmer

CIO, Maryland State Retirement and Pension System
5:30 PM-6:30 PM

Cocktail Reception – Hill Courtyard



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