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Since its launch in 2001, the IPE Conference & Awards has become the must-attend event for pensions professionals making it the event of the year for everyone involved in Europe’s pensions industry. With over 350 senior level investors in attendance, it is a unique opportunity to catch up with peers and to meet new contacts.
The conference will feature a top level speaker line up and the agenda will include new topic-led workshops and roundtable debates to address the issues the industry is facing and to allow delegates to tailor their agenda. The Awards recognises and rewards the hard work and creative thinking of both the pension funds and their executives; setting the industry benchmark for excellence in the management of Europe’s pension funds.
The 2016 event will be held at Berlin's Potsdamer Platz on 01 and 02 December. The two-day conference will take place at The Grand Hyatt Berlin while the Gala Dinner will be held at the unique U3 Tunnel nearby.

Click here to view the IPE Conference & Awards 2016 website

IPE360 London - Risk and Asset Allocation For European Pension Funds
In association with The London Stock Exchange Group at the London Stock Exchange, Paternoster Square
London – 9-10 June 2016
This IPE event is aimed at senior investment decision makers at European pension funds and will bring together experts from the pension fund and asset management community along with contributions from academics and leading consultants.
Co-sponsored by the London Stock Exchange Group and hosted in the impressive London Stock Exchange building, the conference will run from 1430 to 1630 on Thursday, 9 June. The event will continue on Friday, 10 June from 0900 to 1630.
The event will create a relaxed environment for pension fund staff to network with their peers and the event sponsors. We expect a pan-European audience with a number of UK pension fund attendees.

For full details and to register, please visit: ipe.com/360

Real Assets & Infrastructure Investment Strategies Conference - 12-13 October 2016

IPE & IPE Real Estate are hosting a two-day conference in London on 12-13 October at the Law Society.
This specialist event is aimed at investment decision makers at European pension funds and brings together experts from the pension fund, asset management community, leading consultants and academics.
The conference will run from 14.00 to 17.15 on Wednesday 12 October followed by a dinner and will continue on Thursday 13 October from 09.00 to 17.00 and takes place in a relaxed environment for pension funds to network with their peers and the event sponsors.

Please click here to see the programme and to register

The IPE Breakfast Seminar Series provide pension funds and similar institutional investors with insight, valuable advice and inspiration, as well as a forum for discussion of the latest issues. Each seminar will run from 8.00 to 12.00 and feature a selection of presentations and debates over breakfast and coffee.
The IPE Breakfast Seminars are targeted, niche events with specific content that cuts to the core of the topic under discussion. The 2016 Series comprises four sets of events as follows:
- Risk-based & Factor InvestingApril May
- Liquid AlternativesSeptember October
- Fixed Income Diversification & Credit Alternatives StrategiesSeptember October November

Click here to visit the Breakfast Seminar Series website and register for any of the breakfast events

Now in its 12th year, the IP Real Estate Global Conference & Awards is firmly established in the Real Estate event calendar and has become the premier event for institutional investors.

The full-day Conference, held at the NH Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky in Amsterdam on 12 May 2016, was a forum for investors to examine the key issues facing the industry. The evening Awards Ceremony recognised and rewarded best practice, outstanding performance and innovation within the real estate sector.

Click here for further information and see the full list of winners in 2016

The Pension Evolution – 17 March 2016, Naturalis Museum of Natural History 

The Pension Evolution: How can pension schemes and institutional asset management evolve to face the challenges of a new era? 

7th Annual Pensioen Pro Conference & Awards – 16 June 2016, Koepelkerk, Amsterdam

Pensioen Pro’s annual conference & awards is the largest one-day gathering of Dutch pension funds in the Netherlands. Combining leading industry awards with an established top-level pension conference, in 2015 the event was attended by 240 delegates and 70 of the country’s top pension funds, offering unparalleled networking opportunities. 

Investor Council – 06 October 2016, Hilton Hotel, Rotterdam

Now in its sixth year, Pensioen Pro's investor Council is a leading knowledge sharing and networking event where institutional investors meet to discuss challenges unique to the Dutch institutional market and to exchange ideas.

Based in Germany, IPE Institutional Investment organises series of specialist breakfast throughout the year. The 2016 roadshow covers: 

Credit Investments 
01 March - Munich
02 March - Hamburg
16 March - Düsseldorf
17 March - Frankfurt

Real Assets


Fixed Income Solutions

Liquid Alternatives
October - December

This half-day event was an opportunity to hear from Europe's leading investors and advisers.
  • European real estate markets attracted more global capital in 2014 than at any time since the global financial crisis. 
  • Why is this and should investors continue to target the continent?
These issues and more were addressed during the seminar on the afternoon of 16 June in Singapore. If you are interested in attending or sponsoring a similar event in 2016 please contact Janet Pearch on +44 (20) 3465 9303 or at janet.pearch@ipe.com