Annual Conference for the Investor and Business Elite to be Held on September 13, 2016 at The Pierre in New York City
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., May 2, 2016—CNBC, First in Business Worldwide, and Institutional Investor, today announced the sixth annual Delivering Alpha conference, the singular investor event, scheduled for September 13, 2016 at The Pierre in New York City.
This elite investor conference brings together the biggest names in the hedge fund and investor communities, as well as influential political and economic leaders for a high-level discussion on the critical issues facing investors in today's global economy. With one-on-one interviews and panel discussions led by top journalists from CNBC and Institutional Investor, the 2015 Delivering Alpha conference featured Bill Ackman, CEO, Pershing Square Capital Management; Nelson Peltz, Founding Partner, Trian Fund Management L.P.; Jeffrey Gundlach, CEO and CIO, DoubleLine; Bill Miller, Chairman and CIO, LMM LLC; Paul E. Singer, Founder and President, Elliott Management; Senator Ted Cruz, (R) Texas; Laurence D. Fink, Founder, Chairman and CEO, BlackRock; and Carl Icahn, Chairman, Icahn Enterprises, among others.
Exclusive coverage of the Delivering Alpha conference will be featured on CNBC and CNBC.com.
The conference agenda is being created in collaboration with a distinguished group of advisory board members including:
- Chris Ailman, Chief Investment Officer, CalSTRs
- Lee Ainslie, Managing Partner, Maverick Capital
- Jim Chanos, Founder & Managing Partner, Kynikos
- Leon Cooperman, Chairman, Omega Advisors
- Mary Callahan Erdoes, CEO, JP Morgan Asset Management
- Dawn Fitzpatrick, Head of O'Connor, Equities, and Multi Asset, UBS Asset Management
- Julius Gaudio, Managing Director and Executive Committee Member, D.E. Shaw
- Jonathan Grabel, Chief Investment Officer, New Mexico PERA
- Bill Miller, Chairman & Chief Investment Officer, LMM LLC
- Brian Pellegrino, Chief Investment Officer, UPS
- Steve Schwarzman, Chairman & CEO, Blackstone
- Barry Sternlicht, Chairman & CEO, Starwood Capital Group
- Ashbel Williams, Executive Director and CIO, Florida State Board of Administration (SBA)
A portion of the conference proceeds will benefit The Council for Economic Education (CEE), the nation's leading non-profit dedicated to increasing the economic and financial literacy of K-12 students.
For more information about the 2016 Delivering Alpha conference including registration and sponsorship opportunities, log on to: www.deliveringalpha.com.
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About Institutional Investor:
Institutional Investor magazine is the preeminent publication capturing the emergence and growth of institutional investors since the late 1960's. Institutional Investor covers all asset owners —including pension, endowment and sovereign wealth funds — and their impact on global financial markets. In addition to the flagship magazine, Institutional Investor publishes newsletters, books, research products, electronic databases and academic publications, including the iconic Journal of Portfolio Management. Institutional Investor Forums and Memberships deliver the world's leading asset management firms and institutional investors to foster relationship-building and idea exchange during informal, interactive meetings as well as industry focused research in-between these meetings. Institutional Investor is wholly owned by Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC (ERM.L). For more information, please visit www.institutionalinvestor.com.