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
Philip Zecher Chief Investment Officer Michigan State University
Michael Schrauben Investment Officer and Portfolio Manager Municipal Employees' Retirement System of Michigan
Waymond Harris Vice President Investments Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Rich Robben Chief Investment Officer & Director of Fixed Income Kentucky Retirement Systems
Mike Sebastian Global Chief Investment Officer Aon
Andy Kiehl Deputy Chief Investment Officer, Director of Real Estate and Real Return Kentucky Retirement Systems
Tim Barron Chief Investment Officer Segal Rogercasey
Stacy Walters Senior Associate Mercer
Paul Brown Board Member University of Michigan
Jeremy Zirin Head of Real Assets Marquette Associates
Anthony Novara Research Director DiMeo Schneider & Associates, L.L.C.
Max Giolitti Chief Risk Officer Verus
Don Sheridan Director and Fixed Income Portfolio Manager Segal Marco Advisors
Aaron Ward Senior Consultant Ellwood Associates
Irv Lowenberg City Treasurer City of Southfield
Brian Wensauer Treasurer Calhoun County
Dan Walsh Trustee & Chair, Investment Committee Cleveland Foundation
Please note only corporate email addresses will be accepted only. If you have any questions or problems registering, please contact us.
Gold as a Strategic Tool to Address the Challenges Pension Funds Face
Man and Machine - An introduction to systematic investment strategies
Macro Outlook and Global Asset Allocation
Recent Developments in Opportunistic High Yield Bonds
Diversify the Diversifier: Building an All-Season Real Assets Portfolio
Evolution of Emerging Market Equities
Strategies to Mitigate the Portfolio Impact of the Next Recession
Private Markets Investing at the End of the Economic Cycle
Sector Focused Private Equity Funds
An Evolving World of Alternative Credit
INVESTORS: Complimentary Registration for all qualified investors. Email IR@marketsgroup.org for more information on obtaining a complimentary ticket.
MANAGERS & SERVICE PROVIDERS: Rates below reflect the current price for all asset managers and service providers.
|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.|