Dr Marc Faber Economist & Author GLOOM, BOOM & DOOM RISING STAR HEADLINES GLOBAL GROWTH SUMMIT Marc will be giving the FundForum International Investment address at the main conference on 25th June with his unique global economic perspective
Nilofer Merchant The Acclaimed Social Strategist & Author & TED 2013 Headliner THE FUNDFORUM FUTURE LEADER ADDRESS 2013 New York Times Best-Selling Author Nilofer Merchant will be outlining her latest research on "How To Create Value In The Social Era"
Dr. Dambisa Moyo International Economist, Macroeconomy & Global Affairs RISING STAR HEADLINES GLOBAL GROWTH SUMMIT The Renowned Social Antropologist, Businesswoman, Author & Contributing Editor To CNBC On China's Grab For Resources & The Impending Global Commodity Crisis
Dr Yoram Baumann "The Stand-Up Economist" WHERE COMEDY MEETS CLIMATE CHANGE The World’s First And Only Stand Up Economist Gives The The Hair-Of-The-Dog Wake-Up Call 2013 In The Main Conference 26th June.
Julius Akinyemi Entrepreneur-In-Residence MIT MEDIA LAB WEALTH OF NATIONS & TECHNOLOGY EXPERT Julius Addresses The Transformation of The Future Entrepreneurship And Business Landscape Prospects In Emerging Markets Through Mobile & Technological Innovation
Andrew Walker Co-Founder & CIO TWEETMINSTER ADVENTURES IN IN-BOUND MARKETING The Extraordinary Expert In Political Social Media Takes On Financial Services: Why Great Funds Often Don’t Get Great Distribution … But Yours Can
MORE Regional Fund-Selector Roundtables In “THE SELECTOR INSIDER” Sessions In The Main Conference: Choose fund selector roundtables focused on different regions and sectors. Learn, discuss and network. e.g. 2 x German Speaking Europe Sessions: 1 x Nordic Region; 3 x UK; All In Addition To The 25+ Fund Selectors Speaking In The Distribution Summit (Link to DD)
NEW “THE ALPHASCOPE”: Daily Niche Fund Showcases With Fund Selector Feedback. Now for both Crossborder Funds and Boutiques every day of the Main Conference
NEW BIG IDEAS MEDIA-WALL DEBATES: Hear the brightest stars on the new economies and new values at the cutting edge of financial services and make live commentary on the media wall. Hear the practitioners & visionaries on sustainable investing, social finance & impact investing, financial inclusion and the new techonomy.
NEW FIN-TECH CAMPFIRE SHOWCASES: Buy, Build or Partner? Gain exposure to the latest FinTech developments at the D2C Customer interface. Positioned in the Main Conference Engaged Customer sessions, the Campfire Fin-Tech Showcase always starts with the premise “ Once Upon A Time there was a Marketing / Distribution or Ecommerce Director…” Fun, effective, informal.
NEW FUND SELECTOR/ ASSET MANAGER COLLABORATION: An Industry First with APFI, Association Of Professional Fund Investors Hear two fund selectors ( one large, one regional) and two asset managers ( one cross-border, one boutique) work out how to “Ensuring The End-Client Gets Universal Best–Practice: Towards Making The Process Of Reviewing, Selecting And Monitoring Funds More Efficient.”
NEW ON-THE-GROUND GLOBAL GROWTH STORIES: Meet The Entrepreneur. Hear extraordinary corporate growth & entrepreneurial stories that take the road less traveled in Asia, Africa and Latin America. Meet the business leaders and entrepreneurs at the frontline of global growth in telecoms, infrastructure, housing and media.
NEW MARKETING WORKSHOPS For Ambitious Asset Managers * UK-Fund Gym: Are Your Funds Fit For Selection? Your Fund Selector Trainers Give You A Work-Out * Adventures In In-Bound Marketing For Boutiques - How To Punch Above Your Budget * Social Media For Fund Managers
NEW FundForum International Village: The conference venue has been re-vamped into a more networking friendly space, including a Coffee Lounge, Recharge Smoothie Bar, Networking Lounge, Meeting Hubs and much more, see more here