Morning session

Master of Ceremonies
7:45AM - 8:30AM
Registration and Breakfast
8:30AM - 8:45AM
Opening Ceremony
8:45AM - 9:45AM
Panel 1: Marathon or a Sprint?
Volatility Hedge Fund Manager Panelists Discuss 2019 Volatility Highlights and Predictions for This Year
  • Moran Forman Managing Director, Index Franchise Trading Desk,  Goldman Sachs
9:45AM - 10:45AM
Panel 2: Shot Put Showdown
Hedge Fund Managers Present Trade Ideas, Hedges and Market Observations
  • Tim McCourt Managing Director and Global Head, Equity Products and Alternative Investments,  CME Group
10:45AM - 11:15AM
Commercial Coffee Break and Manager Bungalow Sessions
11:15AM - 12:05PM
Fireside Chat: Dom Troulan, GC, QGM, QCVS, Nine Lives, Ltd. and Former Special Forces Officer and Mark Bowden, Journalist and Author of Black Hawk Down
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Lunch: Energy Re-Fuel

Afternoon session

Master of Ceremonies
1:00PM - 2:00PM
Panel 3: The High Dive
Volatility Hedge Fund Manager Panelists Discuss Potential Catalysts for Moves in Market Volatility in 2020
  • Eric Render Senior Vice President of Neuberger Berman and Member of the Dyal Business Services Platform,  Dyal Capital Partners
2:00PM - 2:45PM
Panel 4: Qualifying Trade Ideas, Medalists’ Market Observations and Competing Hedges
Institutional Investors Present Trade Ideas and Market Observations
  • Yann Benchimol Head of Principal Derivatives Trading, Pictet Trading & Sales ,  Banque Pictet
  • Roxton McNeal Head of Multi Asset Investment Strategy & Allocation,  UPS Pension Group
  • Marc-André Soublière Senior Vice President of Fixed Income and Derivatives,  Trans-Canada Capital
  • Mohamed Farid Principal Portfolio Manager,  World Bank Pension Fund
  • Michael Ide Hedge Fund Investment Due Diligence Analyst,  Albourne Partners
2:45PM - 3:15PM
Commercial Break and Manager Bungalow Sessions
3:15PM - 4:00PM
Panel 5: Systematic Cycling
Global Macro, Quant and Volatility Hedge Fund Manager Panelists discuss the Systematic Landscape
4:00PM - 5:00PM
Keynote Speaker: General James Mattis, Secretary of Defense (2017-2018)
Closing Ceremony

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