Friday (January 25th)

Cocktail and dinner reception (Invite Only)


Saturday (January 26th)

8:00am - 9:00am, Conference registration, breakfast - Klarman Hall

9:00am - 10:00am, Opening Keynote Address - Rick Schifter, Senior Advisor and former Partner, TPG, moderated by John Dionne, Senior Advisor, The Blackstone Group and Senior Lecturer of Business Administration, Harvard Business School

10:00am - 10:50am, Panel Sessions #1 - (Family Office, Diversity, Turnaround / Distressed, AI & ML)

11:00am - 11:50am, Panel Sessions #2 - (State of PE, Technology, Biotech, Investing Internationally)

12:00pm - 1:00pm, Lunch - Williams Room and Main Dining Hall

1:00pm - 2:00pm, Post-Lunch keynote address - Sandra Horbach, Managing Director & Co-Head of US Buyout, The Carlyle Group, moderated by Tricia Patrick, Managing Director, Advent International

2:00pm - 3:00pm, Afternoon keynote address - Joel Cutler, Co-founder and Managing Director, General Catalyst, moderated by Youngme Moon, Donald K. David Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School

3:00pm - 3:50pm, Panel Sessions #3 - (Consumer, State of VC, Impact Investing, Succession Planning)

4:00pm - 4:50pm, Panel Sessions #4 - (Cleantech, Energy & Infrastructure, Blockchain Investing, Healthcare) 

5:00pm - 6:00pm, Closing keynote address - Ann Miura-Ko, Founding Partner, Floodgate, moderated by Ramana Nanda, Sarofim-Rock Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School

6:00pm, Networking Cocktail Reception (all attendees invited) - Williams Room

(Coffee, water, and snacks are offered throughout the day. HBS COOP Located in Spangler is open during lunch.)