Conferences

Global 2019

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.

China A-Share Conference
Tuesday, May 7 – Wednesday, May 8

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.

Pan European Small and Mid-Cap Conference
Tuesday, 14 – Thursday, 16 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, 14 May: Ireland, United Kingdom
  • Wednesday, 15 May: Austria, Germany, Nordics, Switzerland
  • Thursday, 16 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, 16 – Friday, 17 May

Hotel Beau-Rivage Palace
CH – 1006 Lausanne

With the 20th 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.

APAC Financials and Fintech Conference 2019

Monday, 20 – Tuesday, 21 May
UBS Hong Kong offices

Wednesday, 22 May – Friday, 24 May 
Post-conference tours (Beijing)

Please join us at the UBS APAC Financials and Fintech Conference. Over the week you can:

  • Access our deep network of institutional investors and corporate management from financial companies across Asia via the meeting schedules
  • Explore key themes in the financial sector: Macro Outlook, Consumer Finance, Fintech, NPL Trend, capital market, virtual banking, Insurance and more
  • Gain access to keynote speeches delivered by senior management of Lufax and HKEx respectively
  • Get differentiated perspectives from key business leaders, financial sector experts and industry specialists
  • Join a tour to Beijing with the themes of Macro, Financials and Fintech

Global Healthcare Conference
Monday, May 20 – Wednesday, May 22

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

Three day conference bringing together investors and 200+ 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 20 – Wednesday, May 22

Four Seasons Hotel Austin
Austin, 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.

HK/ China Property Conference 2019

Wednesday, 22 – Thursday, 23 May
UBS Hong Kong offices

The Hong Kong/China Property Conference is in its 14th year. Our aim is to give you a deep understanding of which companies are optimally positioned to capitalize on current market conditions, and for you to meet companies active in the China and Hong Kong property markets, including property companies, REITs, industry experts and UBS representatives.

Australian Emerging Companies Conference Series 2019: FinTech

Tuesday, 28 May
UBS Sydney office

This compact one day seminar will be structured into presentations centred on fintech and will feature senior executives of both listed and unlisted companies.

Australian Emerging Companies Conference Series 2019: Healthcare & BioTech

Wednesday, 29 May
UBS Sydney office

This compact one day seminar will be structured into presentations centred on healthcare and biotech and will feature senior executives of both listed and unlisted companies.

Best of Europe One-on-One Conference
Wednesday, May 29 – Thursday, May 30

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 4

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
Wednesday, June 5 – Thursday, June 6

Lotte New York Palace
New York City
Hosts: Charles Otton and Steven Fisher

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

Asian Consumer, Leisure and Gaming Conference 2019

Monday, 10 – Tuesday, 11 June
UBS Hong Kong Offices

Wednesday, 12 – Friday, 14 June
Post conference tours

Changing industry dynamics, government policies, and currencies are some of the factors affecting consumption in key Asian markets.

Despite challenges and uncertainties, the underlying growth drivers appear intact including urbanization, trade-up trends, overseas expansion and M&A.

How are Asian consumer, leisure and gaming companies positioned? Meet industry experts and senior company management for business updates and learn about companies' business strategies for 2019 and beyond.

LATEMEA One-on-One Conference
Monday, 17 – Wednesday, 19 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

Asia Telecoms, Media and Internet (TMI) Conference 2019

Tuesday, 18 – Wednesday, 19 June
UBS Hong Kong Offices

Taking place in Hong Kong, this UBS Investor Conference is focused on Asia’s booming TMI sector.

Via curated expert panel discussions, you'll hear different perspectives on wide-ranging topics including where the technology revolution is taking us next; how early stage 5G discussions will change infrastructure access and content consumption; and opportunities for content producers to improve monetization due to the proliferation of OTT video.

Reserve Management Seminar
Sunday, 23 – Friday, 28 June

Seepark Thun,
CH – 3602 Thun, Switzerland

UBS is pleased to offer a week long seminar that will look in depth at the challenges that lie ahead for reserve management and how markets may offer solutions (or complications).

In its twenty fourth year, the UBS Reserve Management Seminar is now long established in a world where sovereign reserve management has status as one of the most important investor groups in the world. Current and former central bankers will be joining the seminar, offering their insights into how policy and markets are shaping the world for sovereign reserve management. In addition UBS and external political, economic and financial market experts will offer their expertise and predictions.

Korea Conference 2019

Monday, 24 – Tuesday, 25 June
Conrad Seoul

Wednesday, 26 June
Post-conference tours

At our much anticipated Korea Conference, we will discuss and debate the most pressing topics on investors’ minds.

  • Are we nearing the trough or have we just started the downturn in the memory cycle?
  • Would easing geopolitical tension be a game changer for Korea?
  • Is corporate governance in Korea improving?
  • How can Korea position itself to benefit from US-China trade tension?

You will have access to over 80 Korean companies from diverse sectors all providing you with insights into their strategies, as well as the most urgent industry trends and challenges. Our conference will help you identify and optimize investment opportunities within the current environment.

Taiwan Conference 2019

Wednesday, 26 June
Pre-conference tours

Thursday, 27 June – Friday, 28 June
Grand Hyatt Taipei

Saturday, 29 June
Cycling tour

Taiwan conference will take place in Taipei straight after the Korea Conference in Seoul. At the Taiwan Conference, we will discuss and debate the most pressing topics on investors’ minds.

  • What catalysts will serve as key drivers in 2019 beyond potential weak/stagnant smartphone demand? Could it be server, data centre, AI, IoT, EV, VR, 5G, gaming? Which names could potentially benefit from the rising trends? 
  • How can Taiwan best position itself and further benefit from US-China trade tension as potential manufacturing and production move out of China? 
  • If cross Strait relations improve, which names might be the focus?
  • After a sharp correction from October 2018, valuations become attractive compared with the historical trading range. Which names really stand out in 2019, and are not to be missed?

You will have access to over 70 Taiwanese companies from diverse sectors all providing you with insights into their strategies, as well as the most urgent industry trends and challenges. Our conference will help you identify and optimize investment opportunities within the current environment.

A-Share Corporate Day 2019

Thursday, 4 – Friday, 5 July
UBS Hong Kong offices

MSCI will be raising the weighting of China A-shares in its indices. The quadrupling of inclusion factor and the addition of ChiNext and midcap stocks expand the A-share investibility for global investors. 2019 also marks the fifth anniversary of China Hong Kong Stock Connect program.

We will host a corporate day from 4-5 July 2019. Featuring 10-15 China listed companies from sectors including consumer, healthcare, technology and more.

Genomics 2.0 Summit
Tuesday, August 6 – Wednesday, August 7

Stein Eriksen Lodge
Park City, UT
Host: Dan Brennan

This exclusive event brings together the leading Genomics 2.0 thought leaders, companies, and investors in an informal and collegial setting.

Financial Services Conference
Tuesday, August 6 – Wednesday, August 7

Waldorf Astoria
Chicago, IL
Host: Brian Meredith

Two-days of one-on-one and group meetings hosted by 40+ corporates within the FIG sector

22nd Annual Nordic Financials Service Conference
Thursday, 5 September

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

At our 22nd 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

Best of Switzerland
Thursday, 5 – Friday, 6 September

Dorint Airport-Hotel
Riethofstrasse 40
8152 Opfikon-Glattbrugg, Switzerland
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.

Business Services, Leisure and Transport Conference
Monday, 9 – Wednesday, 11 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 22nd year, the UBS Global Business Services, Leisure and Transport Conference is one of the longest established London based conferences.

Day 1 will focus on Transport, Day 2 Leisure and Logistics, and Day 3 will be devoted to Support and 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.

OneASEAN Conference 2019

Monday, 16 – Wednesday, 18 September 
Bangkok, Thailand

The dynamic ASEAN region presents infinite opportunity in its geopolitical diversity, demographic and economic outlook. As a region, it is in a unique position to benefit from global shifts, and there is no denying the impact of China: the Chinese consumer, the Chinese investor. Join us as we discuss the key themes affecting this region, through exclusive meetings and tracks, with both experts and issuers:

  • China: The impact of the exodus of China manufacturing, Chinese tourism and Chinese e-Commerce links
  • Latest from the frontier: Laos, Vietnam, Myanmar, Cambodia (LVMC)
  • What Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG) factors look like in the region
  • The current opportunities in the digital economy

Houston Energy Bus Tour
Tuesday, September 17 - Thursday, September 19

JW Marriott Houston Downtown
Houston, TX
Host: Lloyd Byrne

Company/operational site visits on Tuesday, followed by company presentations and fireside chats on Wednesday and Thursday.

UBS European Conference
Tuesday, 12 – Wednesday, 13 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, 13 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.

Australasia Conference 2019

Monday, 18 – Tuesday, 19 November
Sydney, Australia

The UBS Australasia Conference has become one of the leading financial forums in which to explore the trends and challenges shaping Australia and New Zealand. In its fifth year, our conference will feature two days of lively panel discussions, keynote and sector presentations alongside a full programme of small group and one-on-one meetings.

UBS Investment Compass - Zurich
November – Dates TBC

Grünenhof Conference Centre
Nüschelerstrasse 9, 8001 Zurich, Switzerland

The conference offers a unique opportunity to hear the views of our top-rated economists and strategists, covering key global, thematic and macro issues. Their presentations and discussions will provide a comprehensive analysis and outlook for the world economy and capital markets for 2019.

UBS Investment Compass – Europe
November – Dates TBC

Stockholm/Milan/Frankfurt/Paris/Brussels/Zurich

The conference offers a unique opportunity to hear the views of our top-rated economists and strategists, covering key global, thematic and macro issues. Their presentations and discussions will provide a comprehensive analysis and outlook for the world economy and capital markets for 2019.

Australian Emerging Companies Conference Series 2019: Food & Agribusiness

Tuesday, 3 December
UBS Sydney office

This compact one day seminar will be structured into presentations centred on food & agribusiness and will feature senior executives of both listed and unlisted companies.

Global Real Estate CEO/CFO Conference
Tuesday, 3 – Wednesday, 4 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.

Global Emerging Markets One-on-One Conference
Tuesday, December 3 – Thursday, December 5

InterContinental New York Barclay
New York City
Hosts: Simon Rebecchi, Marina Galystan & Justin Wensek

Over 100 global emerging companies represented by CEO, CFO and business management providing insight through one-on-one and small group meetings

Global TMT Conference
Monday, December 9 – Wednesday, December 11

New York Hilton Midtown
New York City
Hosts: John Hodulik, Eric Sheridan & Paul Crisci

Thought leading UBS analysts and banking teams across the tech, media and telecom sectors will now collaborate to create an unparalleled offering, creating a one-stop shop for investor access to top TMT corporate management and industry experts