Conferences

Global 2020

In today's markets, access to the right information can make a world of difference. At over 300 conferences a year across Europe, Asia Pacific and the Americas, we connect corporate leaders and the global investor community, influential policy makers and industry experts. Our award-winning¹ analysts and economists debate the big ideas, trends and challenges shaping the environment, bringing attendees local knowledge with global perspective. UBS Conferences provide professional investors a wide variety of opportunities to engage, from large scale global sector and country specific programs, to thematic investor days and direct access to companies through post conference 'on the ground' Research tours.

Midstream, MLP & Utilities Conference
Monday, January 13 – Wednesday, January 15

St. Regis Deer Valley
Park City, UT
Hosts: Dan Ford & Shneur Gershuni

Structured with the goal of facilitating an open dialogue from various targeted corporate executives, industry leaders and institutional investors

Greater China Conference 2020
Monday, 13 – Friday, 17 January

Pudong Shangri-La Hotel, Shanghai, China

In its twentieth year, the UBS flagship Greater China Conference (GCC) is the leading forum exploring the big ideas and trends shaping China.

One of the largest investor conferences of its kind in Asia, GCC brings together more than 2,600 attendees from across the global financial community.

Featuring international and domestic China specialists, from senior policy makers and economists to UBS analysts, strategists, asset management and industry experts, the agenda includes a series of panel discussions, presentations and debates, grouped around prominent themes.

In parallel, this is the opportunity for investors to meet corporates in small groups or one-on-one meetings. Post conference, investors also have the chance to take part in a series of ‘on the ground’ research tours across mainland China.

Global Consumer & Retail Conference
Wednesday, March 4 – Thursday, March 5

Four Seasons Hotel Boston
Boston, Massachusetts
Host: Michael Lasser

Provides investors with a comprehensive perspective across the global consumer landscape with access to over 40 leading companies within this sector

Technology One-on-One Conference
Tuesday, 10 – Wednesday, 11 March

UBS Offices, 5 Broadgate, London, United Kingdom
Host: Michael Briest and David Mulholland

A spectrum of management teams across all of European technology to be present at the conference, complimented by representatives from select US and Asian companies. Experienced UBS technologists will also discuss emerging technology trends and their application at UBS.

London Oil & Gas Conference
Wednesday, 18 – Thursday, 19 March

UBS Offices, 5 Broadgate, London, United Kingdom
Host: Amy Wong

Over the two days of the conference we will host presentations from E&P, refining and oilfield service companies. One-on-one meetings will also be available.

Pan European Small and Mid-Cap Conference
Tuesday, 12 – Thursday, 14 May

UBS Offices, 5 Broadgate, London, United Kingdom
Hosts: Bosco Ojeda and Marc Heim

The UBS Annual Pan European Small and Mid-Cap conference will again present c. 75 companies across 3 days, making it one of the biggest annual gatherings between institutional investors and key companies.
The schedule will be as follows:

  • Tuesday, 12 May: Ireland, United Kingdom
  • Wednesday, 13 May: Austria, Germany, Nordics, Switzerland
  • Thursday, 14 May: Benelux, France, Italy, Portugal, Spain

In a segment that requires extensive bottom up analysis, the event aims to provide investors a platform to meet with the most senior representatives at a broad range of Companies. The conference features a combination of one-on-one and small group meetings with no presentations.

Annual Financial Institutions Conference
Thursday, 14 – Friday, 15 May

Hotel Beau-Rivage Palace
CH – 1006 Lausanne

With the 21th Financial Institutions Conference UBS is providing an opportunity for Europe-based issuers to discuss current funding and capital topics with their peers and the investment community. In addition the conference offers selected 1-on-1 meetings for investors and issuers to meet in an efficient manner.

Global Healthcare Conference
Monday, May 18 – Wednesday, May 20

Grand Hyatt New York
New York City
Hosts: Rob DiGia and Dan Brennan

Three day conference bringing together investors and 160+ companies across the healthcare services and life sciences sectors for presentations as well as thematic panels, and concurrent one-on-one and group meetings

Global Oil and Gas Conference
Monday, May 18 – Wednesday, May 20

Four Seasons Resort and Club, Dallas at Las Colinas
Dallas, Texas
Host: Lloyd Byrne

Formal group presentations and one-on-one meetings hosted by over 60 leading Oil and Gas companies from across the world

China A-Share Conference
Wednesday, May 20 – Thursday, May 21

UBS Office
New York City
Host: Simon Rebbechi

One-on-one and group meetings hosted by A-Share corporate executives primarily for US based institutional investors focusing on China A-Shares market

Best of Europe One-on-One Conference
Wednesday, May 27 – Thursday, May 28

UBS Office
New York City
Host: Sandy Scholl

One-on-one and group meetings for US investors to gain direct access too European corporates.

Global Hedge Fund Conference
Tuesday, June 2

The Pierre
New York City
Host: Chris Hagstrom

One-day program featuring exclusive opportunities to interact with portfolio managers from approximately 45 hedge funds, and thought-provoking keynote presentations

Global Industrials and Transportation Conference
Tuesday, June 2 – Wednesday, June 3

Lotte New York Palace
New York City
Hosts: Charles Otton and Thomas Wadewitz

Formal presentations from C-level executives accompanied by concurrent one-on-one and small group meetings

LATEMEA One-on-One Conference
Tuesday, 23 – Wednesday, 24 June

UBS Offices, 5 Broadgate, London, United Kingdom

This conference has been organised specifically to give clients the opportunity to meet with the management from the top LATEMEA companies on a one-on-one or small group basis. The conference will provide a great forum for investors to unearth the best opportunities in the regions and understand the structural and cyclical trends which will drive markets

23rd Annual Nordic Financials Service Conference
Thursday, 3 September

Grand Hotel, Sodra Blasieholmshamnen 8
103 27 Stockholm, Sweden
Hosts: Carl Hansén and Johan Ekblom

At our 23rd Annual Nordic Financial Services Conference, we are delighted to host top management from the largest Nordic Banks as well as representatives from Swedish regulatory bodies

Business Services, Leisure and Transport
Conference
Monday, 7 – Wednesday, 9 September

5 Broadgate, London, United Kingdom
Hosts: Jarrod Castle, Dominic Edridge, Rory McKenzie, Bilal Aziz, Cristian Nedelcu, Caroline Tinsley Raul, Heidi Richardson and Louise Wiseur

Now in its 25th year, the UBS Business Services, Leisure and Transport Conference is one of the longest established London based conferences. Day 1 will focus on Transport and Travel, Day 2 Transport, Travel and Leisure, and Day 3 will be devoted to Business Services. We will again be hosting the management of over 40 companies who will be participate in one-on-one and group meetings over the three days. The conference offers investors high value, good quality corporate access, particularly from global companies who are not in London frequently.

Best of Switzerland
Thursday, 17 – Friday, 18 September

UBS Conference Center Wolfsberg
Wolfsbergstrasse, 8272 Ermatingen
Hosts: Daniel Graf and Daniele Brupbacher

The two day conference gives institutional investors the opportunity to meet with senior managers from Large and Small/MidCap companies. We offer two parallel streams of main hall presentations over two days as well as a lot of opportunities for one-on-one and small group meetings.

Quantitative Investment Conference
Wednesday, 23 – Thursday, 24 September

UBS Offices, 5 Broadgate, London, United Kingdom
Host: Paul Winter

The conference is aimed at a broad range of people who have an interest in quantitative research, including quants, risk managers, and also traditional fund managers and analysts who would like an introduction to or who have an interest in quantitative methods. We will use the conference to highlight recent UBS quantitative research, introduce a few respected academic guest speakers and also show some of the enhancements to our UBS Portfolio Analysis System (UBS-PAS) software - a practical way of using some of the insights from our research on real portfolios.

UBS ESG and Sustainability Symposium 2020
Tuesday, 6 October

UBS Offices, 5 Broadgate, London, United Kingdom
Host: Julie Hudson

The ESG and Sustainability Symposium will bring together global business leaders, academic experts and policy makers to discuss the advancement of sustainable investing. UBS is committed to bringing sustainable investing into the mainstream for the institutional markets and beyond – and the Symposium will take a deep dive into the pivotal questions and issues we are all navigating. The event will be a full day of expert panels and presentations held at our London UBS offices with a drinks reception to close that will offer excellent networking opportunities.

UBS Global Renewables Conference
Wednesday, 7 October

UBS Offices, 5 Broadgate, London, United Kingdom
Host: Sam Arie

Meet the leading companies in the global renewables sector at the UBS Global Renewables Conference 2020. There will be opportunities to meet with an extended line-up of CEO's and senior renewables sector experts in plenary and small group meeting formats. They will be sharing their expertise on how technology is changing the utility landscape, and what this means for investors.

23rd Annual SA Financials Conference
Tuesday, 13 October

Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel, 100 Beach Road, Granger Bay Blvd, Cape Town
Hosts: Michael Christelis, Stephan Potgieter

A leading event on the financials calendar with presenters from the banking and insurance sectors.

11th Annual SA Economics Conference
Wednesday, 14 October

Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel, 100 Beach Road, Granger Bay Blvd, Cape Town
Hosts: Gyorgy Kovacs

Speakers from business, academic institutions and the government to assess the recent economic and policy trends and potential inflection points that is likely to take place.

UBS European Conference
Tuesday, 10 – Wednesday, 11 November

The Landmark London Hotel
222 Marylebone Rd, London NW1 6JQ,
United Kingdom

An important annual gathering of over 90 European CEOs and features presentations, panel discussions, lively debates, a full programme of one-on-one, small group meetings and unique networking opportunities.

Global Hedge Fund Conference
Wednesday, 11 November

The Landmark London Hotel
222 Marylebone Rd, London NW1 6JQ,
United Kingdom
Host: Joe Byars

This one-day programme will feature opportunities to interact with portfolio managers from approximately 50 hedge funds, as well as breakfast and luncheon panel discussions. There will be a keynote speaker reception to end the day.

Global Real Estate CEO/CFO Conference
Tuesday, 1 – Wednesday, 2 December

UBS Offices, 5 Broadgate, London, United Kingdom
Hosts: Osmaan Malik

An ideal format to meet with more than 40 real estate companies and REITs, industry experts and other UBS representatives from the developed and emerging markets, to understand first hand, the market dynamics across the world and gain insight into which regions and companies are best positioned to capitalise on the market environment.