Asset Allocation Australia Summit

3rd Annual Asset Allocation Australia Summit

Achieving maximum returns in a challenging market

Thursday, 9th March 2017, L’Aqua, Sydney

The 3rd Annual Asset Allocation Australia Summit comes at a critical time when many institutional investors face ongoing challenges to achieve returns in a low yield environment. On its third year, the summit will keep providing valuable insights and innovative strategies for asset allocation, finding alpha and assessing alternative opportunities to generate real returns today’s market environment.

This timely event is a key meeting place for forward-thinking and experienced investors from across Australia and overseas. It will offer unparalleled peer to peer networking opportunities with senior investment decision makers from superannuation funds, key members from the asset management community, leading consultants and other experienced investors.

Our cutting-edge panel of speakers will examine many of the key issues including:

  • Finding long-term yield in a low return world
  • Making effective portfolio allocation decisions
  • Strategic priorities for superannuation funds
  • Using diversification to construct more robust portfolios
  • Allocating to alternative assets
  • Underlying factors driving the current markets and asset classes

Early confirmed speakers include;

  • Ian Patrick, Chief Investment Officer, Sunsuper
  • David Bell, Chief Investment Officer, Mine Wealth + Wellbeing
  • Sammy Ebstein, Chief Investment Officer, Zurich Financial Services Australia
  • Ross Etherington, Chief Investment Officer, Energy Industries Superannuation Scheme
  • David O’Sullivan, Chief Investment Officer, BUSSQ
  • Richard Hedley, Chief Investment Officer, State Super
  • Mary McLaughlin, Chief Investment Officer, Meat Industry Employees’ Superannuation Fund
  • Craig Turnbull, Chief Investment Officer, Local Government Super
  • Graeme Bibby, Chief Investment Officer, Mutual Trust
  • Brian Redican, Chief Economist, NSW Treasury Corporation
  • Damian Lillicrap, Head of Investment Strategy, Qsuper
  • Brendan Casey, General Manager Investments, REST Industry Super
  • Greg Clark, Head of Growth Assets, QBE Insurance
  • Charles Wu, Head of Asset Allocation and Risk, State Super
  • Justin Ginnivan, Investment Manager, Infrastructure and Timberlands, Future Fund
  • Andrew Fisher, Portfolio Manager, Sunsuper
  • Sandra Lee, Manager Private Markets, UniSuper
  • John Peterson, Illiquids Portfolio Manager, Local Government Super
  • Robert Swan, Head of Liquid Alternatives, QIC
  • Cara Elsley, Director, Infrastructure, IFM Investors
  • Warren Knight, Principal, QIC
  • James McClenaghan, Head of Institutional Solutions, National Australia Bank
  • Gregg Buksbaum, Chair, Global Private Investment Practice, Squire Patton Boggs
  • Risk Stolbach, Senior Partner, Squire Patton Boggs

Join us for this unique opportunity to shape the future of the Australian investment market.

Please click here to see the agenda.

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Call: +612 9279 2608

Fax: +612 8212 8147

Suite 302, 32 York Street, Sydney, NSW 2000