Venue
Omni Austin Hotel Downtown
Omni Austin Hotel Downtown, 700 San Jacinto at, E 8th St, Austin, TX 78701, United States

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Event Date Wed Nov 7 EST - Thu Nov 8 EST (about 3 years ago)
Location Omni Austin Hotel Downtown
700 San Jacinto at, E 8th St, Austin, TX 78701, United States
Region Americas
Details

The latest advances in managed futures and global macro strategies, driven by the modernization of risk management and the explosion of big data, have given rise to new levels of creativity and innovation in portfolio construction. This new frontier of global asset management provides institutional investors with an open door to product and portfolio customization.

Join us for substantive discussions between institutional investors, managed futures and global macro managers, alternative investment solutions providers, and academics as we put a spotlight on the new frontiers of product innovation and risk management tools, and how investors can put these solutions to work in unique ways.

Speakers

2018 Speakers

Bankim Chadha PhD, Chief US Equity & Global Strategist, Deutsche Bank

Ronnie Shah, PhD
Head of US Quantitative Research and Quantitative Investment Solutions, Deutsche Bank

BalaKrishna Kolluru, PhD
Senior Speech Scientist, Clarify

Sridhar Sudarsan
Chief Technology Officer, SparkCognition

Devin Anderson
Managing Director, US Head of Solutions Sales, Deutsche Bank

Carlos Chujoy
Managing Director, Head of Risk Management & Applied Research, Employees Retirement System of Texas

Christopher Cole
Founder, Artemis Capital Management LP

Saul Farber
Senior Director, Client Development & Sales – Buyside, CME Group

Steven Geovanis
Chief Risk Officer, Lyxor Asset Management, Inc.

Asif Noor
Portfolio Manager, Aspect Capital Limited

Joris Tolenaar
Investor Relations, Transtrend

Rufus Rankin, PhD
Director of Research and Portfolio Manager, Equinox Institutional Asset Managementc

Jean-Jacques Duhot
Chief Investment Officer, Arctic Blue Capital

Grant Jaffarian
Portfolio Manager, Crabel Capital Management

Joseph Kelly
Partner, Campbell & Company

James Scott, PhD
Associate Professor of Statistics, University of Texas at Austin

Jennifer Wildeman
Senior Portfolio Advisor, Aksia LLC

Paul Fraynt
Head of Risk Premia, K2 Advisors, Franklin Templeton Alternative Investment

Oliver Schupp
Managing Director, Head of North America, Capital Fund Management

Jackie Rosner
Managing Director, PAAMCO Prisma

Salem Abraham
President, Abraham Trading Company

Matthias Hagmann
Product Manager, Systematica Investments

John Linder
Managing Director, Ryan Labs Asset Management

Arvin Soh
Portfolio Manager, GAM USA

Lawrence Powell
President, LP Institutional Inc.

Scott Cheskiewicz
Partner, Jackson Walker

Adam Levine
Chief Strategist, Texas Treasury Safekeeping Trust

James McKenna
Managing Director, InfraHedge Limited

Luis Seco, PhD
President & Chief Executive Officer, Sigma Analysis & Management Ltd.

Sponsors & Partners

2018 Sponsors & Partners

PLANTINUM, GOLD, SILVER:
• Deutsche Bank
• equinox funds
• LYXOR Asset Management

DIAMOND, EMERALD, SAPHIRE:
• ABRAHAM
• ARCTIC BLUE
• aspect capital
• CAMPBELL & COMPANY
• CFM
• CME GROUP
• CRABEL
• H2O
• InfraHedge
• K2 ADVISORS
• Ryan Labs
• SIGMA
• systematica
• transtrend

NETWORKING RECEPTIONS & BREAKS:
• ARCTIC BLUE
• COQUEST ADVISORS
• equinox
• H2O

STRATEGIC PARTNERS:
• ALPHAWEEK
• BarclayHedge
• CTA INTELLIGENCE
• HEDGE FUND
• the hedgefund joirnal
• preqin