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Overview of the G.A.M.E. VII Forum (Academic)
The Quinnipiac Global Asset Management Education (G.A.M.E.) VII Forum was held March 30-April 1, 2017, at the New York Hilton Midtown Hotel (1335 Avenue of the Americas) in New York City.


Schedule of Events

March 30, 2017: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Keynote speaker panel topics included:

  • Global Markets
  • Corporate Governance
  • Global Economy
  • Investment Strategy

March 31, 2017: 9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Breakout panels, workshops and keynote perspectives

Previous breakout panels, workshops and keynote perspectives included:

  • Asset Allocation & Investment Strategy in 2016 & Beyond
  • The Power of Moats:  Competitive Advantages Drive Superior Performance
  • The 90-Minute Equity Analyst
  • Mergers & Acquisitions - Market Update & the Role of Investment Bankers
  • Recruiting Process, Debunking Myths & Interview Tips
  • Wall Street Career Advice from a 30-Year Veteran
  • Portfolio Management
  • The Future of Quant Investing
  • Meet the Brokers
  • Operation & Regulation of Investment Vehicles:  Mutual Funds, Exchange Traded Funds & Hedge Funds
  • Middle Market Corporate Lending
  • Institutional Marketing & Relationship Development
  • Social Media in Financial Markets
  • Option Strategies
  • Protecting your Portfolio from Inflation:  The Case for Real Assets
  • The Canadian Options Market
  • Institutional Marketing & Relationship Development
  • Trends in Portfolio Management
  • Technical Analysis
  • Real Estate Investment, Capital & Financing
  • Career Paths in Trading & Investing
  • Private Equity:  Formulating an Investment Thesis
  • Building Multi-Asset Portfolios:  Lessons from Institutional Investors
  • Ethical Dilemmas in Investment Management
  • Academics & Advisers Share Their Thoughts on How Options Strategies Are Utilized by Financial Advisers in Today's Markets
  • Evolution of Private Banking from a Client-Facing Perspective
  • Wealth Management
  • So You Want to Trade Options...
  • Multi-Asset Class Solutions:  Is the Appeal of Risk Assets Waning?
  • Agriculture Finance & the Commodities Cycle-Pricing & Subsidy Influences
  • Professional Designations in the Financial Industry
  • Trends in the Investment Management Industry
  • Alternative Investments Portfolio Managers

April 1, 2017: 9 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Exploring Career Opportunities

Previous exploring career opportunities included:

  • CFA Institute:  Raising Standards of Professional Excellence
  • Investment Banking
  • Asset Management
  • Private Equity
  • MBA:  The Value, Consequences & Potential in the Real World
  • Financial Services Assurance, Advisory & Investment Management
  • Financial Media & Journalism
  • Innovations in Investment Management Education

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