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2018 TEXAS HEDGE FUND CONFERENCE
MARCH 1, 2018
JW MARRIOTT | 110 E. 2nd Street | Austin, TX
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AGENDA  
11:30 am Registration: Salon F-H, 3rd Floor
12:00 pm   Welcome & Opening Remarks
Brad Gilbert, Senior Director of Hedge Funds, External Public Markets, TRS

12:15 pm   Lunch
12:45 pm   Keynote Speaker: A Conversation with Peter Muller
Peter Muller, Founder & CEO, PDT Partners, LLC
Dale West, Senior Managing Director of Global Public Markets, TRS (interviewer)

1:30 pm   Networking & Coffee Break
1:45 pm   Putting the “Multi” back in Multi-Strategy
Michelle McCloskey, President, Man Americas & Man FRM (moderator)
Clint Carlson, President & CIO, Carlson Capital
Andrew Feldstein, CEO & CIO, Bluemountain Capital Management
Seth Fischer, CIO, Oasis Management Company Ltd.
Nick Maounis, CEO, Verition Fund Management LLC

2:45pm   Networking & Coffee Break
3:00 pm   Outlook & Opportunities in 2018
Dan Stern, Co-Founder & Co-CEO, Reservoir Capital Group (moderator)
Panel to be confirmed

4:00pm   Networking & Coffee Break
4:15 pm   Texas Charity Pitch
Reid Walker, Private Investor, Five T Investments

4:30 pm   Pitch Perfect: Best Investment Ideas
Steven Wilson, Investment Manager, External Public Markets, TRS (moderator)

Pitchers
Billy Bailey, Founder & Portfolio Manager, Saltstone Capital Management, LLC
Jason Hill, Founder & Portfolio Manager, Addie Capital
Prem Nainani, Founder & CIO, Renner Capital

Judges
Jane Buchan, CEO, Pacific Alternative Asset Management Company
Clint Carlson, President & CIO, Carlson Capital, L.P.
Seth Fischer, CIO, Oasis Management Company, LLC

5:30 pm   Concluding Remarks
Joel Hinkhouse, Senior Investment Manager, External Public Markets, TRS
5:45 pm   Cocktails: Foyer | Sponsored by the Texas Hedge Fund Association