Indiana Public Retirement System, UPS Group Trust and The University of Chicago Among Investor Speakers For GAIM USA 2013 Conference

BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- GAIM USA 2013 today announced additional investor speakers for its upcoming conference, which runs from January 21-24, 2013 in Boca Raton, Florida.

"These allocators hail from some of the top pension funds, endowments, foundations and funds of funds in the world," said Daniel Strachman, Director of Research and Strategy for the GAIM Conference Series. "Managers attending this year's conference will gain significant insights from these experts and discussions on new models in institutional investing and how to properly pitch investors."

Executives from the following hedge fund allocators will be speaking:

  • UPS Group Trust
  • The University of Chicago
  • United Negro College Fund
  • San Bernardino County Employees' Retirement Association
  • Pacific Alternative Asset Management Company
  • Morgan Creek Capital Management
  • Indiana Public Retirement System
  • Claremont McKenna College
  • Citi Private Bank
  • Arden Asset Management

"The presence of these allocators and their peers at GAIM USA will help guide managers' growth in 2013," said Strachman.

GAIM USA 2013 will be announcing more speakers in the coming weeks.

For more than a decade, GAIM USA conferences have attracted thousands of asset allocators, investors, asset managers and the professional and technology solution providers who service them. Speakers and attendees actively participate in discussions regarding today's most important topics, including: performance, regulation, fee models, JOBS Act, high frequency trading, new strategies, activist investing, technology, accessing new capital pools, economic trends, the next generation of managers, and management skills.

The event will be held at the Boca Raton Resort & Club. Registration and details at

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