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Event Detail

A Practitioner's Guide to Alternative Investing

Date, Time, and Location:
Monday, November 15, 2004 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
12:00 - 5:00pm
UBS Tower, 1 N. Wacker, 2nd Floor Chicago, IL  60606-2807   (Driving Directions)

NOTE: SPACE IS LIMITED!
IASC is pleased to present the 2nd annual "Alternative Investments" seminar. In a year of disappointing performances by hedge funds and other investments, it is time to evaluate alternative investing and determine how to optimize alternative investment strategies.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:

  • Institutional Investors

  • Private Banking Investment Professionals

  • Consultants

  • Family Offices

  • Alternative Investment Professionals

  • Marketing Professionals



WHAT WILL BE COVERED:
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM: Registration
12:00 - 12:10 PM: Welcome
12:10 - 12:40 PM: Understanding Trends and Developments in Alternative Investments
12:40 - 1:10 PM: Fund of Hedge Funds: Investment Approaches and Review
1:10 - 2:05 PM: Panel Discussion: Where is the hedge fund industry headed?
2:05 - 2:15 PM: Break
2:15 - 2:50 PM: Dissecting and Comparing Performance of Alternative Investments
2:50 - 4:00 PM: Panel Discussion: How to successfully apply lessons learned from the past?
4:00 - 5:00 PM: Networking, Complimentary Hors D'oeuvres, Cash Bar



WHO WILL BE PRESENTING:

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM: Registration
12:00 - 12:10 PM: Welcome
12:10 - 12:40 PM: Understanding Trends and Developments in Alternative Investments
12:40 - 1:10 PM: Fund of Hedge Funds: Investment Approaches and Review
1:10 - 2:05 PM: Panel Discussion: Where is the hedge fund industry headed?
2:05 - 2:15 PM: Break
2:15 - 2:50 PM: Dissecting and Comparing Performance of Alternative Investments
2:50 - 4:00 PM: Panel Discussion: How to successfully apply lessons learned from the past?
4:00 - 5:00 PM: Networking, Complimentary Hors D'oeuvres, Cash Bar


There will be an opportunity for questions at the end of each session.


WHO WILL BE PRESENTING?
Jim Bianco*
President, Bianco Research

David Evans*
Chairman, Glencoe LLC

Bon French*
CEO/CIO, Adams Street Partners

Philip Halpern*
Author and former CIO, University of Chicago

Norman Mains*
Director of Research, Graystone Research (Morgan Stanley)

Roxanne Martino*
President and CIO, Harris Alternatives

David S. Richter*
Partner, Grosvenor Capital Management, L.P.


Additional presenters are being scheduled
(*biographies follow at the bottom of the announcement)

Monday, November 15, 2004
12:00 – 5:00pm
UBS Tower – 1 N. Wacker Dr.

How much does it cost?
$150 - IASC Members
$175 - Non Member
(3 or more attendees from the same firm receive 20% discount off qualifying rate)

How do I register?
Register online below, or call 312-360-0382

BIOGRAPHIES:

James Bianco
James Bianco is President of Bianco Research, L.L.C., an Arbor Research &

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