Partner Events – All Regions

October 29, 2018

Happy Hour and Conversations with the IAQF
Paper Competition Winners

When: 7:00 – 9:00 PM

Where: Slane 384 3rd Ave New York, NY 10016

Join the IAQF for socializing with fellow members and practitioners in the field.
We will also be hosting a lively conversation 
with the winners of the IAQF Academic Case Competition

Register Here


November 1, 2018

Evidence-Based Investing Conference East 2018

Organizer: IMN

Description: IMN and Ritholtz Wealth Management are excited to announce the 3rd Annual Evidence-Based Investing Conference, taking place November 1, 2018 in New York City. The event will bring together institutional investors, financial advisors, asset managers, index providers, ETF issuers, technology experts and industry thought leaders looking to improve their investment decision-making process.

The program will build on the success of our 2017 gathering, which featured an impressive speaker roster, including featured addresses from industry leaders Cliff Asness (AQR Capital Management), Liz Ann Sonders (Charles Schwab), Tim Buckley (Vanguard), and Jim Ross (State Street Global Advisors). Click here for a recap video of some notable highlights.

The 3rd Annual Evidence-Based Investing Conference will once again cut through the hype and focus exclusively on evidence-based investing to give investment decision-makers a better understanding of how to view the financial markets and the various investment strategies at their disposal. IMN and RWM look forward to hosting you this November in New York City.

Online Registration is closed, but on-site maybe possible.


November 6, 2018

When: 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Where: Barclays
745 7th Avenue
New York, NY 10019


Tim Verheyden, Arabesque – “ESG Factor Investing – The Arabesque repository of 200 ESG Quantitative Factors”

Mike Chen, PanAgora – “Integrated Alpha: The Future of ESG Investing”

Patrick Pfiefer, QMA – “Integrating ESG in Portfolio Construction”

Aye Soe & Bill Hao, S&P DJ Indices – “Carbon Risk Integration With Factors”

Member – $495
Student/Transitional Member – $250

 Non-Member – $695
Non-Member Afilliate – $595

Register by October 26th and receive a $100 discount

Register Here


November 7, 2018

When: Wednesday, November 7, 2018
5:30pm – 8:00pm
Where: Georgetown University
Fisher Colloquium
3700 O Street NW
Washington, District of Columbia  20057
United States

Save the date for the Women in ETFs Washington, D.C. fourth annual educational event, hosted by Georgetown University’s Center for Financial Markets and Policy. We hope you can attend.

The format will be a panel of speakers discussing a topic highly relevant to women (and men) working in finance today. You can be sure that the topic and the speakers will be extremely informative and interesting – as they have been since our first event in 2015.

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November 7-9, 2018

Where: NY Marriott Marquis, Times Square, 1535 Broadway, New York, United States

Risk USA is the leader in educating the financial industry on cutting edge risk management practices, fast-changing regulations and innovative risk technologies.
Designed to provide an unprecedented experience for participants in their hundreds with practical presentations, editorially led interviews, lively panels, deep dive interactive sessions and ample networking opportunities. will convene the industry’s front-runners in risk management to explore:

where are we in the credit cycle and the direction of risk in 2019
market, credit, liquidity, model risks and risk management for the buy side
risks and opportunities presented by innovative risk technologies and fintech applications


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November 7, 2018

When: 5:30 – 8:30 PM


159 West Erie
Chicago, Illinois  60654
United States

Mentorship can take many forms, but ultimately has the power to impact someone’s life and propel their career.

Women in ETFs’ (“WE”) mission is to further the careers of women by leveraging our collective skill and ambition.

The Chicago Chapter of Women in ETFs is pleased to host our third annual Mentorship Dinner on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at Wildfire Chicago.  Here, WE members are invited to join in an intimate setting to engage in a conversation with successful leaders across our industry. Our 2018 roster of featured mentors includes:

     Debbie Panzarella | Partner, KPMG

     Trisha Rothschild | Chief Product Officer, Morningstar

     Tara Giuliano | Head of Client and Product Marketing, Nuveen

     Laura Gregg | Director of Client Development, Flexshares

     Jennifer Hasbrouck | Head of Investment Solutions, Invesco

With a mission to further the careers of women today by leveraging our collective skill and ambition, WE is excited to provide a platform for leaders within our organization to guide, support, and share their experiences with our fellow members.  Whether you are interested in becoming a mentor or seeking a mentor, we hope you’ll join us to meet and share ideas around this important topic.

Register now to reserve your seat for this plated dinner event, exclusive for WE members only.  Space is limited to the first 25 registrants. Please only register if you can confirm you will attend.  A wait list will be created if registration exceeds 25 individuals.

We hope to see you there!

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November 8, 2018

When: 5:00 – 8:00 PM


City Tap House
10 Boston Wharf Road
Boston, Massachusetts 02110
United States

5:00 PM Cocktails & Networking
6:00 PM Trivia
7:00 PM Award Ceremony & Celebratory Cocktails
Thank you to Brown Brothers Harriman for sponsoring food & drinks for the evening!

Not able to attend but still interested in donating? Simply donate via our Go Fund Me page.

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November 14-16, 2018

2nd Machine Learning & AI in Quantitative Finance Conference USA


Downtown Conference Center
157 William Street
New York, NY 10038


Pre-Conference Workshop day: Wednesday November 14th 2018

  • Machine Learning, AI, & FinTech in the Capital Markets by Sol Steinberg

Thursday November 15th 2018:

  • Main Conference Day One Stream

Friday November 16th 2018:

  • Main Conference Day Two Stream

Register Here


  • Discount Structure
  • Early bird discount
    10% until November 2nd 2018
  • Special Offer
    When two colleagues attend the 3rd goes free!
  • Conference + Workshop
    $250 Discount
  • 70% Academic Discount
    (FULL-TIME Students Only)


November 15, 2018

When:  5:30 – 7:30 PM

Where: 5150 S Quebec St, Greenwood Village, CO 80111

WE Denver End-of Year Celebration
It has been successful year for our chapter. We introduced new events, areas of focus, and received great feedback from our member survey. 2019 is sure to be an exciting year full of new ideas for continued growth of our chapter.


We invite you to join us for a festive evening on Thursday, November 15th,

to kick of the holiday season in style at Kuni Lexus of Greenwood Village!


Please feel free to forward this invite to others that may be interested.











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November 15, 2018

Cubist Systematic Strategies


10 on the Park at Time Warner Center
60 Columbus Circle, 10th Floor
New York, NY, United States

Description: Please join us for lunch and a set of presentations by members of the academic community, followed by cocktails at 5:30 PM.