The NAIC hosts events that bring leading diverse investment managers together with chief investment officers, institutional investors and industry professionals for networking and insight into industry trends. Our events provide a platform by which advocacy, business opportunities, and investment strategies are explored.

NAIC has fully transitioned to delivering virtual events for the remainder of 2020.

Page Contents

NAIC Insights Series

The NAIC Insights Series is a monthly series of virtual conversations that provide timely and relevant insights into the strategies, investments, commitments and future plans of industry leaders and prominent investors across the industry. These virtual conversations will be presented live online for the NAIC community to view and engage with participants.

Trustee Insights // 2:00 PM EDT

Henry Jones, President, CalPERS Board of Administration

CIO Insights // 2:00 PM EDT

Mike Miller, Chief Investment Officer, Colonial Consulting

NAIC Virtual Institutional Investor Roadshows

The NAIC Institutional Investor Roadshows are members-only events that bring together high-ranking investment managers with limited partners and government officials to share insights and market intelligence as well as network. These forums also give potential investors an opportunity to connect with NAIC members and provide a platform to discuss manager performance, investment strategies and relevant emerging manager programs. These exclusive events are for institutional investors, government officials, and C-level investment executives who want to interact and build relationships.

All Institutional Investor Roadshows will be virtual for the foreseeable future. Meetings are held utilizing videoconference technology. Roadshows are announced to members as soon as institutional investors commit to participating.

NAIC Virtual LP Meet Up: October 6, 2020

The Virtual LP Meet Up creates opportunities for interested NAIC Members (GPs) to meet directly with Capital Allocators (LPs) for 15-minute one-on-one meetings via webcam. These meetings provide a chance to make introductions and set the foundation for long-standing relationships. NAIC will schedule up to four (4) meetings each for LPs and GPs throughout the day.

• Meet directly with LPs
• Connect with diverse managers


The NAIC Next Generation of Private Equity Firms Virtual Symposiums are a series of six 2-hour virtual training sessions that provide participants a 360-degree view of what is required to start a new private equity firm and the process of raising capital.

Having received perspectives from industry leading experts and private equity executives who have successfully raised funds and capital allocators, attendees will leave this experience with an in-depth understanding of the steps, processes, and considerations critical to launching a new firm and what it takes to successfully fundraise.

The NextGen virtual sessions will begin in November, 2020.


Produced by NAIC, GCM Grosvenor and the Diverse Asset Managers Initiative, ENGAGE – a unique educational workshop designed to meet the growing interest of institutional investors seeking comprehensive knowledge on the merits, best practices, and strategies for investing in small, emerging, and diverse managers (SEDMs).

ENGAGE aims to:
  • Provide programming tailored for investment staff and board trustees
  • Familiarize participants with data that supports SEDM investing
  • Address top objectives and roadblocks to capital allocations
  • Expand the universe of allocators and managers alike

NAIC's 50th Annual Private Equity and Hedge Fund Conference

Our 50th Anniversary celebration has been postponed until 2021. Please stay tuned for additional details.

With the health and well-being of our members and extended network at the forefront of our considerations, NAIC will continue to monitor COVID-19 developments to make any necessary decisions regarding dates for the Conference.

Should any changes be required, we will promptly notify our network through direct emails and our LinkedIn Page.

Partner & Industry Events

NAIC, our members and partners participate in and host many exceptional industry events throughout the year. To learn more about all of the educational and informational conferences, seminars, workshops and online events available in our industry, click below.