8.30am REGISTRATION, NETWORKING & EXCLUSIVE BREAKFAST WITH KEYNOTE SPEAKER
9.30am Welcome & Introductions from Headline Sponsor
9.40am OPENING KEYNOTE: Gerald Ratner, former CEO of Ratners and jewellery entrepreneur
10.00am Special Debate 1: Knowledge intensive investing - how is it going?
10.40am Live Interview with sponsor
11.00am COFFEE BREAK
11.15am A closer look at the portfolio
11.35am KEYNOTE: Market update from industry expert
11.50am Special Debate 2: The best fund structures and strategies for investors. Identifying which funds and strategies work for different types of investors
12.30pm Guest Speaker from sponsor, BDO
12.40pm LUNCH & NETWORKING
1.45pm Special Debate 3: Transparency matters. New ways of reporting and how it is working
2.25pm Special Debate 4: The landscape post Brexit. What will be the impact of the transition period on VCTs and the EIS market?
3.05pm COFFEE BREAK
3.15pm Special Debate 5: Diversity in venture capital. How fund managers are embracing the benefits of diversity in the people they back and the teams they run
3.45pm CLOSING KEYNOTE SPEAKER
4.00pm Closing Entertainment
Please note the agenda is subject to change.
You can see our Forum 2017 Agenda here