15th Annual Conference

October 24, 2023 | Harris Theater

Chicago’s Investment Event of the Year

  • The Invest For Kids conference features presentations from well-known investment managers who present their market views and best investment ideas in concise 15 minute segments.
  • The conference also features fireside chats with investment legends who share their perspectives on macro-economic, political, and investment themes.
  • The co-founders underwrite 100% of the conference expenses so that all of the proceeds from the event are awarded to non-profit organizations serving Chicago area youth.
  • Our Advisory Committee plays an active role in planning the conference and provides significant financial support to IFK.

Our Audience

The conference brings together portfolio managers, family offices, private investors and analysts from across the financial services, hedge fund, private equity, and real estate industries. The event provides a unique forum to hear well-articulated investment ideas and time to interact with colleagues and peers in the investment community.

Sam Zell, Equity Group Investments
Brad Keywell, Uptake Technologies

Rupal Bhansali, Ariel Investments

Michael Sacks, GCM Grosvenor
Ken Griffin, Citadel

Barry Sternlicht, Starwood Capital Group