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September 30: 8:00 amOctober 1: 5:00 pm In Person

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ALTSDC, the region’s premier alternative investment conference, is co-hosted by the CFA Society Washington, D.C. and the CAIA Association.



ALTSDC is an educationally focused alternative investment conference designed to bring the professional investor community for a full day of dialogue and discussion on the most relevant topics facing investors today.

Led by the CFA Society Washington D.C. and the CAIA Association, ALTSDC is the annual meeting place and educational hotspot for allocators seeking the very latest in alternative investment strategy. It has become a hub for alternative investment leaders from all over the country with one key purpose: providing YOU with all the essential knowledge to drive your business forward.

ALTSDC is specifically designed to provide relevant, educationally focused content for individuals who manage, advise, allocate to, or oversee alternative investments.

This includes:

• Institutional investors                            • Asset Managers                      • Family offices

• Investment consultants                        • Wealth Managers

  • September 30, 2024
    5:00 pm—7:00 pm Cocktail & Welcome Reception
  • October 1, 2024
    8:20 am—6:00 pm – Welcome through ALTSDC Closing Networking Reception

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Confirmed Speakers for 2024 include:

• Katherine Molnar, CFA, Chief Investment Officer, Fairfax County Police Officers Retirement System
• Amy Chen, Chief Investment Officer, Smithsonian Institution Endowment
• John Feketekuty, CFA, Co-Chief Investment Officer, Montgomery County Employee Retirement Plans
• Helen Liu, CFA, Head of Investments, GAVI Alliance
• Michael Sinoway, Director of Investments, The Pennsylvania State University
• Sharcus Steen, CAIA, Chief Investment Officer, University System of Maryland Foundation
• Kristina Koutrakos, CAIA, Director of Portfolio Strategy, Virginia Retirement System
• Ning Wang, Principal Investment Manager, American Chemical Society
• Tapan Gandhi, CFA, Managing Director, Cambridge Associates
• Robert Mileff, CAIA, Managing Director, Alternative Investments, Pitcairn
• Zach Ruchman, Director, Private Investments, WMS Partners
• Patricia Alejo, CFA, CAIA, Investment Officer, Quantitative Strategist & Portfolio Manager, InterAmerican Development Bank

Cost to Attend:

Investors: Institutional and Private Wealth LPs are entitled to a complimentary pass

Managers & Service Providers: $2,500.

*CFA Society Washington, DC Members use discount code:  CFA40 for a 40% discount!

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September 30: 8:00 am
October 1: 5:00 pm
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The Westin Washington DC City Center
1400 M Street NW
Washington, DC 2005 United States
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