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Upcoming Events

November 19, 2021
Value Investing Presentation at the CFA Society of Vienna
Dr. George Athanassakos will give a speech titled "Value Investing: Who, What and Why?" to the CFA Society of Vienna, an event sponsored by Vienna's Kathrein Bank.

July 20-23 & 26-30, 2021
Virtual Seminar on Value Investing and the Search for Value
Dr. George Athanassakos is offering a highly sought after nine day Seminar on Value Investing and the Search for Value to finance executives, finance professionals, portfolio managers, financial analysts and individual investors seeking knowledge of value creation, valuation and value investing theory and practice.

Mr. Francis Chou, Founder and President, Chou Associates Management Inc., Toronto, ON, Canada will be a guest speaker on July 30, 2021.

For more information, including how to register, see Seminars.

May 27, 2021
Keynote Presentation at the Canadian Investment Review's Risk Management Conference

Dr. George Athanassakos will be giving a virtual keynote presentation titled "The concept of risk and risk management in value investing" at the Canadian Investment Review's Risk Management Conference.

Event Details Forthcoming

May 18, 2021
Value Investing Presentation at the CFA Society in Amsterdam

Dr. George Athanassakos will be giving a speech on value investing at an event sponsored by Fidelity International Ltd and hosted by the CFA Society in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Event Details Forthcoming

May 14, 2021 (Postponed)
Ben Graham Centre’s 9th Symposium on Intelligent Investing
The Ben Graham Centre for Value Investing will hold its 9th Symposium on Intelligent Investing at the Donald K. Johnson Centre in Toronto, Ontario. The mission of the Symposium is to encourage and support academic research and study in areas related to value investing. The presenters discuss their work on value investing and related topics, such as market anomalies and value vs. growth investing.

**Please Note: After consulting with our scientific committee, we have decided that an online event in 2021 will not be consistent with our mission and the goal of the Symposium and so we have decided to postpone this event until we can organize it live and in person. New Date TBD.

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April 16, 2021
Virtual Interview with Faculti Media Limited
Dr. George Athanassakos will be interviewed by Faculti Media Limited regarding his paper “The Value Premium Is NOT Dead in Canada”.

April 15, 2021
Fairfax Financial Holdings Virtual Annual General Meeting
Mr. Prem Watsa, Chairman and CEO, Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd., Toronto, ON, Canada has invited Dr. Athanassakos and his Value Investing MBA and HBA students to attend Fairfax's virtual annual general meeting of shareholders.

April 14, 2021
Ben Graham Centre’s 2021 Virtual Value Investing Conference
The Ben Graham Centre for Value Investing will hold its annual Value Investing Conference virtually (Zoom) in 2021 due to COVID-19 restrictions. The mission of the conference is to promote the tenets of value investing as pioneered by Benjamin Graham, to expose conference participants to the various value investing methods used by practitioners, and to encourage and support academic research and study in the area of value investing.

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April 13, 2021
Ben Graham Centre's 2021 Virtual International Stock Picking Competition
The Ben Graham Centre for Value Investing will hold its annual International Stock Picking Competition at the MBA level virtually (Zoom) in 2021 due to COVID-19 restrictions. Teams from MBA schools from around the world will compete for $14,000 CAD in cash prizes as well as free attendance to the Ben Graham Centre’s Value Investing Conference and the Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. Annual General Meeting.

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Ivey Value Investing Classes Guest Speakers

March 10, 2022  *Due to covid-19, this presentation that was originally slated for March 9, 2021, is now rescheduled for March 10, 2022. 
John Phelan, Managing Partner and Co-Founder of MSD Capital, L.P., Managing Partner and Co-Founder of MSD Partners, LP, New York, NY, USA (6:20pm - 8:00pm, Ivey Business School, Room 1100)

February 10, 2022 
Curtis Jensen, Portfolio Manager, Robotti & Company Advisors LLC., New York, NY, USA (6:20pm - 8:00pm, Ivey Business School, Room 1100)

January 20, 2022 
Andrew Brenton, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, Turtle Creek Asset Management, Toronto, ON, Canada (6:20pm - 8:00pm, Ivey Business School, Room 1100)

Read more about our Guest Speaker Series