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CNBC and Institutional Investor Announce Seventh Annual Delivering Alpha Conference


Annual Conference for the Investor and Business Elite to be Held on September 12, 2017 at The Pierre in New York City

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., June 15, 2017—CNBC, First in Business Worldwide, and Institutional Investor, today announced the seventh annual Delivering Alpha conference, the singular investor event, scheduled for September 12, 2017 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 2016 Delivering Alpha conference featured Jacob J. Lew, The 76th United States Secretary of the Treasury; Ray Dalio, Founder, Bridgewater Associates; Timothy Geithner, former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury; Paul E. Singer, Founder and President, Elliott Management; Mary Callahan Erdoes, CEO, J.P. Morgan Asset Management; Marc Lasry, Chairman, CEO and Co-Founder, Avenue Capital Group; Barry Sternlicht, Chairman and CEO, Starwood Capital Group; Stephen A. Schwarzman, Chairman, CEO and Co-Founder, Blackstone Group; and Carl Icahn, Chairman, Icahn Enterprises.

Exclusive coverage of the Delivering Alpha conference will be featured on CNBC and

The conference agenda is being created in collaboration with a distinguished group of advisory board members including:

  • Chris Ailman, Chief Investment Officer, California State Teachers' Retirement System
  • Jeffrey Aronson, Co-Founder, Managing Principal, Centerbridge Partners
  • Mary Callahan Erdoes, CEO, J.P. Morgan Asset Management
  • Robin Diamonte, Chief Investment Officer, United Technologies
  • Sonia Gardner, President, Managing Partner & Co-Founder, Avenue Capital Group
  • Keith Meister, CEO, Corvex Management
  • Chamath Palihapitiya, Founder & CEO, Social Capital
  • Nelson Peltz, Founding Partner & CEO, Trian Fund Management
  • Barry Sternlicht, Chairman & CEO, Starwood Capital Group
  • Michael Vranos, Founder & CEO, Ellington

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.

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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