BA19 - NY

The leading behavioral finance event for investment professionals


Date: Friday, November 8th, 2019
Time: 9.00am – 5.30pm EST
Venue: Midtown Loft & Terrace, 267 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10016 [MAP]

Early bird entry
$699 $499

“A focused event designed to spark ideas, provoke change, and explore new initiatives by asset managers and allocators alike”.

Chris Woodcock – Head of Research, Essentia Analytics


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James Clear

James Clear

Author, entrepreneur and behavioral science expert

James is a world-renowned expert on habits, decision-making performance, and continuous improvement. His recent work – enshrined in the best-selling Atomic Habits– draws on psychology and neuroscience to reveal the significant improvements that can come from the compound effect of hundreds of small actions and decisions.

Brandon Snow

Brandon Snow

Principal and CIO, Cambridge Global Asset Management

Brandon leads Cambridge’s analyst team and directs the global research activities of the firm. He is also lead Portfolio Manager across several of the firm’s equity and asset allocation funds. Prior to joining Cambridge in 2011, Brandon managed money at Fidelity Investments. In 2016, he was recognized as one of Brendan Wood’s Canadian TopGun Investment Minds.

Amy Oldenburg

Amy Oldenburg

MD, Morgan Stanley Investment Management

Amy is a Portfolio Specialist and Chief Operating Officer of the Global Emerging Markets Equity team at MSIM. Before moving to the investment team, she was an emerging markets equity and foreign exchange trader. Amy has also worked with Morgan Stanley Investment Management’s product development and strategic acquisitions group.

Seth Wunder

Seth Wunder

Principal and PM, black-and-white Capital

Seth is the CIO and Portfolio Manager at black-and-white Capital, an activist, tech & innovation-focused hedge fund set up in 2016. Prior to this, he was a founding partner and Portfolio Manager at Contour Asset Management, a long-short equity fund focused on technology, media, and telecommunications. In 2017, Institutional Investor recognized Seth as one its Hedge Fund Rising Stars.

Michael S. Falk

Michael S. Falk, CFA

Partner, Focus Consulting Group

Michael is a multi-disciplinary consultant working with investment leaders to help them leverage team performance across key areas, including strategic planning, capability assessment, culture, and investment process. Prior to this, Michael was Partner and Chief Investment Strategist at Mauka Capital. He also sits on the CFA’s Board of Regents in Chicago and is part of their Approved Speaker Program.


Last year’s Poker Night was so popular that we’re delighted to host it again in 2019.

This exclusive event is held after the main BA19 NY conference and will allow you to put your newly learned decision-making insights to the test!

Friday, November 8  |  From 6pm  |  The 40/40 Club [6 W 25th St, NY 10010]

Buy your Poker Night ticket today and enjoy the BA19 early bird discount.

Early Bird Poker Night + BA19 Conference
$898 $648 [See details]

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