Meeting of the Americas 2018

Meeting of the Americas 2018

Meeting of the Americas 2018 conference

Hosted by Akerman LLP
Thursday, October 18, 2018 9AM-7PM
Akerman Downtown Miami Office
98 Southeast 7th Street #1100
Miami, FL 33131

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MEETING OF THE AMERICAS will bring together investors, allocators and fund managers from the U.S., Latam and Canada to discuss the opportunities, debate the substantive issues surrounding the current state-of-play, and provide perspectives on the exchanges, broker-dealers and other trading venues that facilitate capital flows.

Agenda

9:00AM – 10:00AM

REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST SPONSORED BY BANKUNITED

 

10:15AM – 10:50AM

OPENING REMARKS SPONSORED BY PREQIN

Hedge Fund, Private Equity and Real Estate overview in the Americas

  • Performance Update
  • Top Performing Funds
  • Performance Benchmarks
  • Fund Launches
  • Asset Flow Summary

Speaker

Sam Mitchell – Head of Investor Products @ Preqin

 

11AM – 11:50AM

PANEL 1

Strategies in Search of Yield: Update on Real Estate Markets and Economic Opportunity Zones

Moderator

Gail Cohen – Franklin Templeton

Panelists

Dave Wynn – Wynn Development

Raúl Ramirez – Lloyd Jones LLC

Jeremy Todd – Prime Meridian

Hasaan Austin – BSEP+

Joe Wold – Veterans Capital

 

12:00 – 12:50PM

PANEL 2

Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Update in the Americas: The Disruption of Cross-Border Payments between the U.S. and Latin America 

Moderator

Scott Daspin – Triad Securities

Panelists

Enrique Souza – SmartCash

Nick Colas – Datatrek

Thomas Coughlin– Kinesis

David Tawil – ProChain

 

1:00 – 2:20PM

LUNCH & PRESENTATIONS

Speakers

Alicia Cervera – Cervera Group Fireside Chat

Isaac Gilinski – Brickell Analytics Presentation

Roberto Munoz – Florida Community Bank

 

2:30 – 3:20PM

PANEL 3

Alternative Investing for Profit and Impact

Moderator

Theresa Gusman – First Affirmative

Panelists

Curt Albright – Clear Current Capital

William Burdette – CDC Deposits

Sahil Sethi – Young India Fund

Eugene Yun – SymVerse

Dan Hughes – Social Entrepreneur

 

3:30 – 4:00PM

Networking Break

 

4:00PM – 4:50PM

PANEL 4

Global Equities Outlook: Opportunities in public markets from the perspective of U.S. & Latin American market participants

Moderator

Rainford Knight – Florida Institute of Finance

Panelists

Alejandro Garza – Founder & CIO, Aztlan Equity Management

Ray Zucarro – RVX Asset Management

Monica Fuentes – O’Brien Investment Group

Richard Sandulli – Metaurus ETF

 

5:00PM – 7:00PM

COCKTAIL RECEPTION

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