AVCJ Women in Asian Private Equity Forum

The inaugural AVCJ Women in Asian Private Equity Forum will take place in September. This is a must-attend event for forward-thinking professionals, of either gender, to learn and understand the opportunities that diversity will bring to the private equity and venture capital industry and the issues and challenges in implementing change.

The is the first full day, women-focused PE/VC event in Hong Kong to explore the issues and challenges the private equity and venture capital industry faces in increasing and retaining the number of female investment professionals.

Key reasons to attend:

  • Understand the business case behind investing in diverse companies, and having more diverse private equity and venture capital teams

  • Learn about the barriers to advancement facing women in the industry, as well as what can be done to solve these issues

  • Explore what sort of skills and experience investment firms are looking for, and why this affects recruitment for women in teams

  • Discover how the venture capital industry can help create a supportive and inclusive environment for female entrepreneurs

  • Recognize the importance of retaining and mentoring young female investment professionals in the industry

  • Debate and discuss topical issues in roundtable discussions

     

Event details:
Theme: AVCJ Women in Asian Private Equity Forum
Date: Thursday, September 13, 2018
Time: 8:15am-5:30pm
Venue: Eaton House, 5/F, Champion Tower, 3 Garden Road, Central, Hong Kong
Ticket: US $495 (early bird rate until Aug 10th);  US $895 Standard rate (Enjoy 15% discount as a FEW member with the code: WIPE18_FEW15D)