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2019 TEXAS HEDGE FUND CONFERENCE
FEBRUARY 28, 2019
THE LINE | 111 E. CESAR CHAVEZ | AUSTIN, TX
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AGENDA  
11:30 am Registration: The Line Hotel (new location!) Onyx Lobby, 2nd Floor
11:45 am   Welcome and Opening Remarks
Brad Gilbert, Senior Director, External Public Markets, TRS

12:00 pm   Lunch
12:30 pm   Keynote Speaker: A Conversation with Emmanuel Roman
Emmanuel Roman, CEO and Managing Director, PIMCO
Dale West, Senior Managing Director of Public Markets, TRS (interviewer)

1:15 pm   Networking and Coffee Break
1:35 pm   Burgeoning China
Jase Auby, Deputy CIO, TRS (moderator)
Jim Chanos, President and Founder, Kynikos Associates
Karen Karniol-Tambour, Head of Investment Research, Bridgewater
TBC

2:20 pm   Presentation by Jeff Luhnow, General Manager, Houston Astros
3:00 pm   Networking and Coffee Break
3:20 pm   Biases Loaded
Dan Stern, Co-Founder and Co-CEO, Reservoir Capital Group (moderator)
Jeff Luhnow, General Manager, Houston Astros
Art Markman, Author and Professor of Psychology and Marketing, The University of Texas at Austin
Michael Mauboussin, Author and Director of Research, BlueMountain Capital Management LLC

4:05 pm   Charity Pitch
4:20 pm   Pitch Perfect: Best Investment Ideas
Steven Wilson, Senior Investment Manager, External Public Markets, TRS (moderator)

Pitchers
Vishal Bhutani, Founding Partner, HN Saltoro
Connor Haley, Managing Partner, Alta Fox Capital Management
Jake Shelton, Managing Partner, Railroad Ranch Capital Management

Judges
Clint Carlson, President and CIO, Carlson Capital Management
Jim Chanos, President and Founder, Kynikos Associates LP
TBC

5:20 pm   Concluding Remarks
Joel Hinkhouse, Director, External Public Markets, TRS
5:30 pm   Cocktails: Foyer | Sponsored by the Sponsored by the Texas Alternative Investments Association