Women in Investment Conference

Thursday, November 20 (Seaport Hotel, Boston)

5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. – Networking Reception

6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. – Welcoming remarks and Fidelity Investments Keynote

Friday, November 21 (Seaport Hotel, Boston)

7:00 - 7:45 a.m. – Breakfast

7:50 - 9:42 a.m. – Stock Pitch Showcase: Attending MBA participants will pitch a stock (4 MBA students per team). Feedback will be gathered from distinguished judges from sponsoring firms for distribution to participants after the conference. Schools will be matched to willing mentors from sponsoring firms.

9:42 - 9:55 a.m. – General Feedback Session.

10:00 - 12:10 p.m. – WIN Round Robin speed networking session: A speed networking session wherein students will have an opportunity to rotate through tables networking with firm-specific representatives at each table.

12:15 - 1:15 p.m. – Capital Group Luncheon Keynote

Concurrent Sessions

1:25 p.m. - 2:25 p.m. – Concurrent Sessions 1

Session A
Investment Strategy in the Current Economic Environment: This panel will discuss the current macroeconomic environment and where it sees the investment opportunities in the current economic environment

Session B
How I Generate Investment Ideas: This panel will provide perspectives on how to generate investment ideas

2:35 p.m. - 3:35 p.m. – Concurrent Sessions 2

Session A
How to Initiate Coverage on a Company/How to Interview Management: This panel will discuss how to initiate coverage of a company and the skill set required to interview management

Session B
Company Analysis by Asset class: Equities, Fixed Income, Other: This session will feature a discussion on how investment professionals from different asset classes approach analyzing a security to come up with an investment recommendation