Agenda

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DAY – 1 (Mon 20 Sept)

Welcome to GFWW2021

SPEAKERS:

Amanda Pullinger, 100 Women in Finance, Chief Executive Officer
Claudia Jury,  J.P. Morgan, Global Head of Platform Sales and Investor Client Management
Ron Biscardi,  iConnections, Chief Executive Officer

Female Fund Managers – The Investment Case

SPEAKERS:

Kelly Chesney, Pluscios Management, Co-Founder
Susanne Gealy, CommonSpirit Health, Senior Director
Juan Martinez, John S. & James L. Knight Foundation, VP/Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Amanda Pullinger, 100 Women in Finance, Chief Executive Officer (Moderator)
Introduction: Niamh Taylor
, J.P. Morgan, EMEA Prime & Alternatives Sales

Release date/time: 20th Sep 2021, 9:00AM EST

Fundraising: From Seed to $100 million

SPEAKERS:

Aayesha Ghanekar, HS Group, Senior Investment Professional
Linda Luu, The Blackstone Group, Vice President
Shavir Nagarwalla, CPP Investments, Senior Associate, Emerging Manager Investing
Sheryl Mejía, CFA, CPA CA, Steward Asset Management, Managing Partner (Moderator)
Introduction: Lauren Dillard, Nasdaq, Executive Vice President, Investment Intelligence

Release date/time: 20th Sep 2021, 12:00PM EST

DAY – 2 (Tue 21 Sept)

CIO Perspective: Macro Shifts, the Investment Landscape and Asset Allocation

SPEAKERS:

Elizabeth Burton, MBA, CAIA, Employees’ Retirement System of the State of Hawaii, Chief Investment Officer
Alifia Doriwala, RockCreek, Partner and Co-CIO of Outsourced Chief Investment Officer (OCIO) and Multi-Asset Class Solutions
Leslie K. Lenzo, CFA, Advocate Aurora Health, Chief Investment Officer
Grace Gorman, Northwestern Memorial Healthcare, Senior Investment Analyst (Moderator)
Introduction: Ann M. Miletti, Wells Fargo Asset Management, Head of Active Equity

Release date/time: 21st Sep 2021, 9:00AM EST

CIO Perspective: Market Landscape, Importance of DE&I and Lessons Learned

SPEAKERS:

Dawn Fitzpatrick, Soros Fund Management LLC, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer
Jason Sippel, J.P. Morgan, Head of Global Equities (Moderator)

Release date/time: 21st Sep 2021, 12:00PM EST

Pitching Your Fund

SPEAKERS:

Bruce Tomlinson, Sunsuper, Head of Alternative Strategies
Alexandra McGuigan, 100 Women in Finance, Global Development Director (Moderator)

Release date/time: 21st Sep 2021, 4:00PM EST

DAY – 3 (Wed 22 Sept)

Integrating ESG Principles into Your Fund’s Investment Process

SPEAKERS:

Juliette Menga, CFA, Aetos Alternatives Management, Director, Chair of ESG Committee
Kristen Weldon
Hanna Edström, LGT Capital Partners, ESG Chair (Moderator)
Introduction: Sophie Warrick, J.P. Morgan, Head of EMEA Equity Research

Release date/time: 22nd Sep 2021, 9:00AM EST

Fundraising: Upwards from $100 million

SPEAKERS:

Erik Serrano Berntsen, Stable Asset Management, Chief Executive Officer
Kalina Berova, BCI, Portfolio Manager
Michaela Edwards, Capricorn Investment Group, Partner
Ulrika Robertsson, Impactus Partners, Co-Founder (Moderator)
Introduction: Siobhan Turano, J.P. Morgan, Platform Sales – Prime Finance & Alternatives

Release date/time: 22nd Sep 2021, 12:00PM EST

Investment Opportunities in Private Markets and Venture Capital

SPEAKERS:

Rosemary Sagar, CFA, Kingdon Capital Management LLC, CIO, Kingdon Foundation
Marina Nitsa Viergutz, Aedifex Ventures, Managing Director (Moderator)

Release date/time: 22nd Sep 2021, 4:00PM EST

DAY – 4 (Thu 23 Sept)

The Future of Fundraising

SPEAKERS:

Beth Johnson, CFA, CAIA, Mercer Investment Consulting, Partner
Thomas Kreitler, Eaton Partners, Global Co-Head
Tracy McHale Stuart, CFA, Corbin Capital Partners, Managing Partner, Chief Executive Officer
Marta Cotton, Ranger Investments, Head of Marketing & Client Relations (Moderator)
Introduction: Prabha Ram, CFA, American Century Investments, Portfolio Manager

Release date/time: 23rd Sep 2021, 9:00AM EST

Navigating Operational Due Diligence

SPEAKERS:

Jennifer Galang Kizilbash CFA, CPA, Albourne Partners (Singapore) Pte. Ltd, Partner, Head of Asia Operational Due Diligence
Amy Wierenga, GCM Grosvenor, Chief Risk Officer (Moderator)

Release date/time: 23rd Sep 2021, 12:00PM EST

DAY – 5 (Fri 24 Sept)

Endowment/Foundation Asset Allocation to Women and Minority Owned/Managed Funds

SPEAKERS:

Leena Bhutta, Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, Deputy Chief Investment Officer
Adrian Ohmer, The Kresge Foundation, Investment Director
Katharine Wyatt, CFA, Loyola University Chicago, Chief Investment Officer
Susan Webb, Appomattox Advisory, Founder, President and Chief Investment Officer (Moderator)
Introduction: Dr John Claisse, Albourne Group, Chief Executive Officer

Release date/time: 24th Sep 2021, 9:00AM EST

Hedge Funds vs Private Markets – Which Way are Assets Flowing?

SPEAKERS:

Samer Ghaddar, Arizona State Retirement System, Deputy Chief Investment Officer
Alison Trusty, Aon, Associate Partner
Andrea Picard, BlackRock, Head of U.S. Pensions East (Moderator)
Introduction: Claudia Bertolino, Citco Fund Services (USA) Inc, Head of Business Development

Release date/time: 24th Sep 2021, 12:00PM EST

Building Lasting Relationships with Investors

SPEAKERS:

Chris Matteini, TIFF Investment Management, Sustainability and Equity Oriented Assets
Preet Chawla, Carnegie Corporation of New York, Senior Director, Investment Department (Moderator)

Release date/time: 24th Sep 2021, 4:00PM EST