Baron Investment Conference 2018

  • CLICK HERE to view our replays of Conference presentations by Ron Baron, Linda Martinson, portfolio managers, and company CEOs.
  • Conference Agenda
    • 7:30am Breakfast with Baron Portfolio Managers and Analysts
    • 8:00am Welcome
    • 8:10am Chip Paucek, CEO and Co-Founder, 2U, Inc. (TWOU), Lanham, MD, an education technology company that partners with leading colleges and universities to deliver the world’s best digital education.
    • 8:50am Matthew J. Desch, CEO and Director, Iridium Communications Inc. (IRDM), McLean, VA, a provider of global voice and data communication services through its unique L-band satellite constellation.
    • 9:30am Break
    • 9:50am Patrick Pacious, President and CEO, Choice Hotels International, Inc. (CHH), Rockville, MD, the second largest global franchisor of economy and midscale hotels with 12 brands. “Bada Book, Bada Boom”
    • 10:30am Ken Moelis, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Moelis & Company (MC), New York, NY, a leading global independent investment bank that provides innovative, strategic advice to a diverse client base.
    • 11:10am Remain in your seat after Ken’s presentation for a chance to win our “electrifying” prize!
    • 11:15am Lunch & Surprise Entertainment
    • 12:50pm Afternoon session commences with a special performance. No readmission after this session begins.
    • 1:00pm Portfolio Manager Panel Discussion
    • 1:45pm Linda Martinson – Chairman, President & COO, Baron Funds
    • 2:00pm Ronald Baron – CEO & Chief Investment Officer, Trustee, Baron Funds
    • 2:30pm Q&A with Linda and Ron
    • 2:45pm Surprise Entertainment
    • 4:15pm Meet the Baron team on the Plaza

Baron Investment Conference 2017

CLICK HERE to view replays of Conference presentations by Ron Baron, Linda Martinson, portfolio managers, and company CEOs.

Baron Investment Conference 2017 was held on Friday, November 10 at the Metropolitan Opera House, Lincoln Center, New York City.

The Conference is for Baron Funds shareholders and business relationships with Baron Capital Management. Each shareholder registrant must have a minimum of $25K invested in Baron Funds (aggregate of all accounts, $50K for a couple). Seating is not guaranteed until your account has been verified and your reservation confirmed. There will be preferred seating for shareholders with over $200K invested. Preferred seating will be held until 8:30am.

The Conference brings our attendees together with our investment professionals and top executives of companies in which we’ve invested. The Conference is held every fall.

As a thank you to our investors and business partners, the Conference features surprise entertainment during the lunchtime break and at the end of the Conference. Past entertainers have included Paul McCartney, Barbra Streisand, Stevie Wonder, Billy Crystal, Elton John, Cher, Jon Bon Jovi, Billy Joel, Bette Midler, Sting, Jerry Seinfeld, Rod Stewart, Neil Diamond, Paul Simon, Diana Ross, John Mellencamp, Sheryl Crow, Faith Hill, Tim McGraw, Lionel Ritchie, Bernadette Peters, Chris Rock, Leslie Odom Jr., Philippa Soo, Kenny Loggins and Hugh Jackman.

Conference FAQs

The 27th Annual Baron Investment Conference took place on Friday, November 9th, 2018, at the Metropolitan Opera House of Lincoln Center (10 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023), from 8:00am to 4:00pm.

 

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Attendees

Pre-Conference: Registration

Pre-Conference: Planning & Arrival

Conference Day: Check-In

Conference Day: Logistics