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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 also include topic-led workshops 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

Now in its 13th 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 is 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. In 2017, we return to Munich on 16 May where we will host the event at the Hotel Bayerischer Hof. 

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

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. 

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

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, June 2017

This IPE event is aimed at senior investment decision makers at European pension funds and brings together experts from the pension fund and asset management community along with contributions from academics and leading consultants.

The event creates 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 -  October 2017 

For asset owners, sponsors and guest speakers only

IPE & IPE Real Estate hosted 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 in 2016 ran 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 2016 website and programme

Globalisation and megatrends: Opportunities for real estate investors

28 September 2016, 08:30 - 12.30 at Raffles Hotel, Singapore

Real Estate as an asset class is being transformed by a myriad of factors, from capital flows, economic cycles and geopolitics to demographic trends, climate change and technology. How do investors respond to these winds of change and how do they capture opportunities? This event is a chance to hear from some of the world’s leading practitioners and investors

Click here to visit to learn more about the 2016 event

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 – 13 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