NEW LOCATION for 2013. In November 2013 FundForum Middle East finds a new home in the DIFC, Dubai
To celebrate our first year in Dubai, FundForum Middle East has got a whole new look. Explore the website further to learn what you can expect at the event in terms of content, speakers, networking and more. In 2013 the conference will consist of three days in total: The Global Growth Summit (17th November) and The Main Conference (18th-19th November)
Hear from more than 100 speakers from some of the leading Middle Eastern and global firms
Star names already confirmed include:
Dr Mark Mobius, Executive Chairman, TEMPLETON EMERGING MARKETS GROUP - Martin Gilbert, Co-Founder & CEO, ABERDEEN ASSET MANAGEMENT - Masood Ahmed, Director, Middle East & Central Asia Department, IMF - John Sfakianakis, CIO, MASIC
More regional & international fund buyers than ever before are speaking at FundForum Middle East 2013= 40% of total speaker line-up
Wafa Wei, Managing Director, Marketable Securities, STANFORD MANAGEMENT COMPANY - Daniele Vecchi, SVP, MAJID AL FUTTAIM - Abdulaziz Al Omran, VP, Investments, K &A AL OMRAN COMPANY - Navin Baby, VP, Investments, ALTURKI GROUP - Aroop Datta, CFO, ABDULRAHMAN AL GHURAIR - Dr Rania Azmi, Strategic Advisor, MIDDLE EASTERN SWF - Anirban Kundu, CIO, SAUDI RE - Arif Halela, Director, Products & Advisory, Middle East, LGT (MIDDLE EAST)
Brand new networking opportunities, including three weeks' worth of networking with the FundForum Middle East App & Advance Networking Tool
Live two weeks prior, during the conference and for a week after, the networking portal and app allow you to view the delegate list, send messages to fellow attendees and arrange meetings. The app is available to all paid attendees of the main conference. The earlier you get online, the better your experience!
Put yourself in front of the right audience during the Funds Showcase
New for this year is also the investor lunch with funds showcase! Highlight your firm’s expertise in front of a room full of fund buyers during a quick pitch. Only 6 funds per showcase, to put you in front of your competitors. Contact Ian Law for more details at firstname.lastname@example.org
A brand new-look program including political and economic strategists and behavioural finance experts
Hear from speakers such as Vic Malik, Head Of Advisory, Middle East, BARCLAYS WEALTH on behavioural finance, Masood Ahmed, Head Middle East & Central Asia, IMF on energy, Pippa Malmgren, Political Strategist & Former Bush Administration...
The brand new FundForum Middle East Connect Zone on 17th November, brings you the opportunity to network and engage through brand new formats, including private meetings
Connect with key investor and investment manager contacts during the Peer-To-Peer Networking & Strategy Sessions, sign up to take part in six private meetings, arranged for you by FundForum One-2-One
Thought leadership from the four corners of the known investment world… and beyond. The Global Growth Summit, 17th November
Extend your boundaries during the Global Growth Summit- Identifying The Most Exciting Investment Opportunities Across Global Markets on 17th November. Look at such exciting investment destinations as East and West Sub-Saharan Africa, Frontier Latin America, Central and Eastern Europe as well as Central Asia.
Extended sessions to allow greater discussion of key industry topics
This year the FundForum Middle East agenda is split into six key sessions to allow in-depth coverage of the most important topics for the Middle Eastern asset management industry: 1) The Global Macroeconomic Congress ; 2) The MENA Economic & Political Thinktank ; 3) The Product & Strategy Forum ; 4) The Investment Business Strategy Forum ; 5) The Customer Focus Group and 6) The Islamic Finance & Investment Task Force
Download the latest agenda and speaker line-up for the Middle East's Premier Fund and Asset Management Event here