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 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.
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
The LP Meet Up creates opportunities for institutional investors (LPs) to meet directly with NAIC members in 15-minute one-on-one meetings via webcam. These meetings provide a chance to make introductions and set the foundation for long-standing relationships.
• Identify new managers with a strong track record and alpha-generating performance to meet your portfolio’s needs
• Meet several talented diverse managers in one day
• Learn from industry leaders on best practices for engaging diverse managers
Past LP Meet Up – October 6, 2020
Next LP Meet Up – Spring, 2021
A series of intensive in-person sessions dedicated to educating and empowering a new generation of ethnically diverse and female general partners. The curriculum is designed to train individuals who have recently launched a fund or are seeking to launch a fund within the next 12 months. Topics covered include: entrepreneurship, seeding, partner selection, attracting capital, fund administration, legal considerations, risk mitigation and more.
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