Outside Investment & Financial Events
(Not sponsored by CFA Society Chicago)


CAIA Live Training Chicago – Hedge Funds and Commodities

 Date: Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

Time: 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM CDT

Location: CME Group – 20 South Wacker Dr., Chicago, IL 60606

CAIA Association is proud to present a one-day live training covering the fundamentals of hedge funds and commodities. This event is ideal for financial professionals in need of a foundational understanding of these topics.  

Hosted By: CAIA Association and CME Group

Fees: $150 


Networking event for professionals in the finance, accounting, and banking industries 

 Date: Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

Time: Networking 5:15 PM/Game time 7:05 PM

Location: Chicago Dogs Stadium, Impact Field; 9850 Balmoral Ave., Rosemont IL 60018

You and a guest are cordially invited to join the Chicago Dogs for our first ever Chicago Dogs Insider Series. We will be hosting a networking event for professionals in the finance, accounting, and banking industries.  The event will include a presentation by a leading professional in the industry as well as an inside look on the Chicago Dogs from team owner, Shawn Hunter.

Hosted By: The Chicago Dogs

Fees: $85/attendee 

Registration Code:  INSIDEFINANCE (Price Includes Networking Event & Ticket for Luxury Club with All-Inclusive Buffet, Beer and Wine)


 Dakota Insights Conference: The Future of Due Diligence  

 Date: Monday, June 11th, 2018

Time: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Location: The Art Institute of Chicago, 111 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60603

The conference will consist of a world-class panel of leading money managers and asset allocator’s who will discuss the state of the industry and how leading sales and marketing professionals can better adapt to changing market conditions and position themselves for success.

Hosted By: Dakota Network (info@dakotafunds.com)

Fees: Free


Investment Management Institute 13th  – Annual Alternative Investment Consultant Summit

 Date: July 25, 2018

Time: 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM

Location: Stamford Hilton – 1 First Stamford Place, Stamford CT 06902

The Alternative Investment Consultant Summit is one of the several unique conferences IMI hosts that can potentially expand your network of consultants. 

This event features panel discussions that provide valuable education on managing risk, recent trends and improving marketing strategies – directly from consultants and other allocators. Please register by sending an email to msullivan@imi-ct.com.  

Hosted By: Investment Management Institute, 165 W Putnam Avenue, Greenwich, CT 06830

Fees: $1,995 ($200 discount for early bird registrations still available, 10% off all additional registrations)  


JOIM FinTech Conference

 Date: September 30 – October 2, 2018

Time: Varies

Location: Boston Marriott Cambridge, Cambridge, MA 06902

We will focus on areas such as cybercurrencies, blockchain technology and robo investing.  We are pleased to enlist speakers who will share not only educational content but insights on the practical significance of these emerging technologies.

Hosted By: Journal Of Investment Management (JOIM) publication – Christine Proctor, editor@joim.com

Fees: https://www.joim.com/conference-membership/