Cayman Alternative Investment Summit (CAIS)

Venue: Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman

Location: Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands

Event Date/Time: Oct 31, 2012 End Date/Time: Nov 02, 2012
Registration Date: Oct 15, 2012
Early Registration Date: Aug 15, 2012
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The Cayman Alternative Investment Summit is an international conference that will bring together the world's leading institutional investors, fund managers, academics, economists and regulators in the Cayman Islands - the world's leading domicile for investment funds - to discuss and debate the fundamentals of a vibrant future for the alternative investments industry.

Day 1: Creating a Vibrant Global Alternative Industry
08:15 Chairman’s opening address
08:30 How to create businesses of enduring value after a perfect storm 08:50 The Evolution of the Wealth Management Industry
09:10 How to capitalise on Asia as a nascent fund superpower
09:30 Leadership round table with the opening keynoters
10.00 Developing trust in an era of prolonged volatility
10:40 Coffee break and Networking
11.00 Creating opportunity sets in a new world order
11.40 Driving alternatives into mainstream
12:20 Lunch
13:20 What innovations are essential in the alternatives space?
14:00 How alternatives are driving the new asset allocation models 14.40 Coffee Break and Networking
15.00 How to nurture a better alignment of interests with our clients 15.40 Is fund governance the alpha behind alpha?
16:20 Keynote Speech
16.45 Break
18:15 Cocktails (Outside Ritz Carlton Ballroom)
19:00 Keynote Speech in Ritz Carlton Ballroom
20:00 Caribbean Dinner & Networking
*Subject to changes by the CaymanAI Organising Committee
Day 2: Capitalizing on the new global economic dynamics
08:15 Chairman’s reflections on the first day
08:30 Alternative thinking about alternatives
08.50 How to minimise the unintended consequences of regulation
09.10 What the scenarios are for the global economy and their implications for alternatives 09:30 Roundtable of the three opening speakers
10:00 What lessons have been learnt from Galleon?
10:40 Coffee break and Networking
11:00 How to create new opportunity sets in Asia and Latam
11:40 Introduction to panel discussion - TBC
11:45 Managed account platforms - build them to last and they will come...
12:25 Sports Business Lunch - Greg Norman, Nick Bolletteiri
13.30 Emerging managers: in search of the X Factor
14.10 How to capitalise on the tectonic shifts in global demographics
14.40 Rewriting the future
15.15 Coffee and Networking
15:30 A new vision for a new age
16.00 Closing keynote interview: Sir Richard Branson
16:30 Chairman’s summing up
*Subject to changes by the CaymanAI Organising Committee


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Grand Cayman
Cayman Islands

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