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Public investor attendees are not required to pay a registration fee to attend this event. The Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute has full discretion on who qualifies as a public investor attendee. Endowments (up to discretion of the SWFI) are not required to pay a registration fee to attend this event. In general, public investor attendees must be employed by any of the following:
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  • public endowment
  • central bank
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Cathy Yang

Cathy Yang boasts an extensive broadcast career during which she has garnered global recognition for her work as a global financial journalist.

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She is currently the Hong Kong-based correspondent for the global English channel of China’s state television CCTV. Previous to that, Cathy was reporter/presenter for Reuters TV Asia-Pacific, also in Hong Kong.


Cathy has anchored for Bloomberg Television Asia-Pacific for nearly 10 years, previously in Tokyo and then in Hong Kong. In 2001, 2002 and 2003, Cathy was awarded the title of “Best News Presenter” at the prestigious Asian Television Awards. The three straight win is a first for that category.


Cathy began her broadcast career in her native Philippines with one of the country’s largest private television networks, ABS-CBN. In 1997, Cathy won an award for “Most Outstanding Investigative Journalist” which led to a scholarship and earned her a diploma at the University of Cardiff in Wales, UK. Cathy has also participated in CNN’s International Partnership Program in Atlanta, U.S. and was chosen out of a pool of 200 international journalists for a Reuters Foundation journalism fellowship at Oxford University in England, where her 300-paged thesis on the merger of traditional and new media received distinction in 2000.


In 2004, Cathy was given the prestigious “Excellence in Media Award” by De La Salle University (DLSU) in Manila, making her the youngest recipient ever among the nation’s media luminaries. And just five years into her media career in 1997, Cathy bagged the most coveted “Best Educational Host” award given by the Star Awards. In March 2008, Cathy was honored as a most notable woman achiever in the field of media by the Filipino-Chinese Federation of Business and Professional Women of the Philippines. This year in April, Cathy receives the “DLSAA Lasallian Achievement Award in the Field of Global Media” at DLSU Manila, for her contributions as a career journalist, serving both as professional and personal role model for Lasallian students and the wider Filipino community.


She is currently President of the De La Salle Alumni Association – Hong Kong Chapter, a 150-strong group hailed for being dynamic agents of social change, helping underprivileged students, distressed migrant workers and organizing the relief and rebuild of communities stricken by calamities in the Philippines.

Agenda

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27 April 2015

7:00 – 7:55am Breakfast
8:00 – 8:25am Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute: Welcome & Introductions
8:30 – 8:55am Opening Keynote Address
9:00 – 9:55am The Asian Century Revisited
In 2014, according to the IMF, China passed over the United States to be the world’s largest economy according to their calculations. In addition, China is developing a bank to rival the World Bank. Along the periphery, growth in Southeast Asia and efficiencies in Korea and Japan are driving growth in various sectors. How can institutional investors position themselves to take advantage of these trends?
10:00 – 10:25am Networking / Break
10:30 – 11:25am Building the Optimal Portfolio – Inside the Engine Room
How can institutional investors navigate and properly use solutions to enhance portfolio performance? This panel will discuss the latest trends in portfolio optimization.
11:30 – 12:00pm Keynote Speaker
12:00 – 1:20pm Lunch
1:30 – 2:30pm Being Successful in Real Asset Investing
More Asian institutional investors have indicated a preference for investing in real assets such as real estate, infrastructure and, at times, commodities. This panel will discuss the various ways investors are accessing these particular markets.
2:30 – 3:00pm Keynote Speaker
3:15 – 5:00pm Public Investor Attendee Only Session
Agenda released only to sovereign attendees and public investors
5:00 – 7:30pm Afternoon Networking Event
7:30 – 8:30pm Cocktail Reception
8:30 – 10:00pm The Summit Welcome Dinner

28 April 2015

7:00 – 7:55am Breakfast
8:00 – 8:25am Beginning Keynote Day 2
8:30 – 9:25am Lessons from the Past: A Look into Emerging Markets
Emerging markets as an asset class was very popular before developed markets experienced rallies. How are emerging markets performing? Is it worth the risk? In this session, the panelists will chat about their views on emerging markets across the world.
9:30 – 10:00am Keynote Address
10:00 – 10:20am Networking / Break
10:30 – 11:25am Walking a Tight Rope: Regulations, Risks and Policy Shifts
This panel will discuss the complexities of investing in different regimes and the rules that impact them.
11:30 – 11:55am Keynote Address
12:00 – 1:10pm Lunch
1:20 – 2:15pm Demystifying Multi-Asset Strategies
With more institutional investors adopting multi-asset strategies, how can investors navigate through the exhaustive list of options? What are some common ways to implement these strategies into a portfolio?
2:20 – 3:15pm The Honest Truth: A Sensible Investment Outlook
This panel will examine the investment outlook for the remainder of 2015 and the beginning of 2016. What are the current trends, risks, unknowns and latest investment tactics?
3:15 – 3:45pm Closing Keynote Address – The Low Carbon Initiative
3:50pm Concluding Remarks

Updated: 7 April 2015

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Executive Titles: Chief Executive Officer, Chief Investment Officer, President, Governor, Vice President, Partner, Managing Director, Principal, Trustee, Board Member
Some General Discussion Topics

Current trends and events
Central banking and monetary policy
Investment strategy
Asset allocation
Institutional collaboration
    Governance and regulations
Institutional real estate
Private equity
Equities, commodities, fixed income
Global economics
Risk management

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