Our events draw government leaders, industry luminaries, and celebrities.
Since our founding in 2001, we have held hundreds of unforgettable events for members and supporters. From packed panels to intimate dinners, events are at the heart of all three of our focus areas: Peer Engagement, Philanthropy, and Education.
Marc Lasry and Jamie Dinan Discuss the State of the Markets with Becky Quick
10 November 2015
As part of our Celebrating Education – Investing in the Next Generation Initiative, industry leaders Marc Lasry and Jamie Dinan shared investment strategies and insights on risks and opportunities in the current market environment.
Chairman, CEO and Co-Founder
Avenue Capital Group
Founder, Chairman and CEO
York Capital Management
CNBC’s “Squawk Box”
500th Education Event
Essential Industry Trends: Look Back and Look Ahead With 100WF Industry Leadership Honourees
7 October 2015
We celebrated the milestone of our 500th Education event with our past Industry Leadership Honourees. These women leaders reflected on markets of the past, forecasted how to navigate the remainder of 2015, and gave an outlook for 2016.
Dame Amelia Fawcett
Hedge Fund Standards Board in London
Aberdeen Asset Management
Managing Director and Portfolio Manager
A Discussion with Leda Braga, Founder of Systematica
5 March 2015
As part of our Celebrating Education – Investing in the Next Generation Initiative, Leda Braga, the CEO of Systematica Investments, shared her insights on the quantitative investing environment and lessons learned from her career, including her recent experience in setting up her own company with Jim Rowen, the COO of Renaissance Technologies.
James S. Rowen
An Evening with Barbara Novick, Vice Chairman & Founder of BlackRock
28 October 2014
Sir David Manning at our Inaugural London Salute to Global Angels
16 October 2014
Sir David Manning, GCMG, CVO delivered a keynote address at our Inaugural London Salute to Global Angels, hosted by K&L Gates, Fortress, and Penhaligon’s.
Sir David Manning, GCMG, CVO
400th Education Session with Stanley Druckenmiller, Chairman and CEO of Duquesne Family Office
23 September 2013
Our 400th Education Session featured Stanley Druckenmiller, Chairman and CEO of Duquesne Family Office. To honor the moment in our history, Mayor Bloomberg issued a Mayoral Proclamation, read by Diana Taylor at the event.
Stanley F. Druckenmiller
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Duquesne Family Office LLC
Paula J. Volent, CFA
Senior Vice President for Investments
50th Education Event: An Evening with Robert Rubin
25 January 2006
Mr. Rubin, former Secretary of the Treasury under President Clinton joined our members to address issues facing the global financial markets.
Director & Chairman of the Executive Committee, Member, Office of the Chairman