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Maintaining discipline in the face of Increased competition


New York Marriott Marquis at Times Square

Friday, February 23rd, 2018

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Maintaining discipline in the face of Increased competition


New York Marriott Marquis at Times Square

Friday, February 23rd, 2018

Register

Thank You for Attending the 24th Annual CBS Private Equity Conference

February 23, 2018: 8:30am - 5:30pm

On behalf of the Columbia Business School Private Equity Club, we are thankful to all who joined us at the Marriott Marquis for this year's conference "Maintaining Discipline in the Face of Increased Competition." Please register for tickets below and scroll through for information about this year's panels and keynote speakers.

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Keynote Speakers


Keynote Speakers


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Agenda


Agenda


8:00 - 8:15am
Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:15 - 8:30am
Opening Remarks

8:30 - 9:15am
1st Morning Keynote:
Prakash Melwani, Senior Managing Director & Chief Investment Officer, Blackstone

In a Fireside Chat with Will Dick of GLG

9:15 - 9:30am
Break

9:30 - 10:30am
Morning Panels:
Buyout
Credit / Distressed
Search

10:30 - 10:45am
Break

10:45 - 11:30am
2nd Morning Keynote:
David Lobel, Founder & Managing Partner, Sentinel Capital Partners

In a Fireside Chat with Drew Grabel of Kirkland & Ellis

11:30 - 12:00pm
Break / Lunch Buffet

12:00 - 1:00pm
Special Presentation:
Trends in Private Debt: Lunch and Learn Presentation from Kirkland & Ellis featuring Grishma Parekh, Managing Director, Carlyle Group

1:00 - 1:15pm
Break

1:15 - 2:00pm
1st Afternoon Keynote:
Phil Berney, Co-CEO, Kelso & Co.

2:00 - 2:15pm
Break

2:15 - 3:15pm
Afternoon Panels:
Growth
Operations
Real Estate

3:15 - 3:30pm
Break

3:30 - 4:15pm
Closing Afternoon Keynote:
Tom Lynch, Founder, Mill Road Capital

4:15 - 4:30pm
Closing Remarks

4:30 - 5:30pm
Networking Reception

 

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Location


Location


New York Marriott Marquis
1535 Broadway
New York, NY 10036

 

 
 
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Corporate Sponsors


Thank you to our corporate sponsors

Corporate Sponsors


Thank you to our corporate sponsors


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Gold Sponsors

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Silver Sponsors

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Media Sponsors


Thank you to our media sponsors

Media Sponsors


Thank you to our media sponsors

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2017 Conference


Highlights from 2017

2017 Conference


Highlights from 2017

23rd Annual Private Equity & Venture Capital Conference

Investing through uncertainty: Navigating the changing landscape and its implications for private capital Investors

The 23rd Annual CBS Private Equity and Venture Capital conference was held on Friday, March 3rd, 2017 at the New York Marriott Marquis in Times Square. Hundreds of professionals, students, faculty, and CBS alumni came out to hear perspective from industry leaders on the effects of systemic change on private capital markets. Panel topics ranged from new approaches to traditional LBO investing to the emerging popularity of search fund investing. Speakers represented firms including Siris Capital, General Atlantic, Crestview, and NEA. Scroll through for the full roster of speakers and panelists.