The Michigan Institutional Forum is an educational initiative designed through close coordination with the region’s leading institutional investors to build peer communities that merge global best practices with local expertise.
The program’s agenda will cover pension fund management, smart beta, private equity, global equity, hedge funds, securities litigation, interest rates and the credit cycles, real assets and more. The forum is specially designed to bring together 75+ senior staffs, investment officers, board members and trustees representing the state of Michigan.
Jeb Burns Chief Investment Officer Municipal Employees' Retirement System of Michigan
Michael Schrauben Investment Officer and Portfolio Manager Municipal Employees' Retirement System of Michigan
Mike Charette Senior Investment Officer MERS of Michigan
Waymond Harris Director Investments Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
STYLE INVESTING THE SMART WAY
Actively combining risk premiums to achieve stable out-performance.
MAJOR FORCES AND TRENDS IN 2018
As we enter into a new calendar year, what are some of the big issues that will likely see continuations from the previous periods?
PRACTICAL STEPS TOWARDS ESG INTEGRATION
How can environment, social and governance (ESG), as well as manager diversity, considerations be woven into the portfolio construction process?
INVESTING IN TODAY'S GLOBAL EQUITY MARKETS
Amid the dynamic nature of global equity markets, where can opportunities be found today, and what are the challenges facing plan sponsors?
|Sponsorship is only available upon invitation and Markets Group reserves the right to refuse sponsorship from any organization or individual deemed by Markets Group to be incompatible with the event. Markets Group forum sessions are closed to all media/press and video/audio recording is explicitly prohibited within the venue.|