Wharton PE & VC Alumni Dinner & Annual PE & VC Conference

New York City
Open to Members and Alumni investing 3rd party capital


Investment Themed Roundtables Announced!

Join your Wharton PE & VC community at the Alumni Dinner

New in 2018: Student-led PE & VC Conference the following day 

Two great events. One convenient venue.

New York Athletic Club 
180 Central Park South, New York, NY



Schedule of Dinner Events 
Thursday, March 15, 2018

5:30 pm   Investment-themed Roundtables 

 View the list of speakers 
Funding & Adopting Frontier Technologies
- Gracefully Replacing an Executive​

- Healthcare

- LP Perspective / Allocating Capital in 2018
- Senior Investor Panel: State of the Union
- The Evolving Role of ESG Investing


   6:30 pm  Cocktails & Networking

7:30 pm  Program featuring Herald Chen (ENG '93, W'93), KKR & Dinner 
After Dinner Drinks & NCAA Basketball



Schedule of PE & VC Conference

Friday, March 16, 2018


8:30 am   Registration
9:15 am - 5:00 pm  Keynotes, Lunch & Programs 

Sean Cunningham, GTCR  |  Beth Ferreira, FirstMark Capital
Scott Kleinman, Apollo   |  Tom Lister, Permira

5:00 pm
 Cocktails & Networking
Special bundle pricing below includes savings on dinner + conference!
Full event details: 


Save with a bundle ticket

   Member Rates Non-Member Rates
    Grad Year  Dinner Only  Dinner +   Conference  Dinner +   Membership  Dinner + Conf  + Membership
    Young Alumni (2014-17 Grads) $145 $290 $195 $340
  Alumni (2013 and earlier) $195 $390 $245 $440



Membership Eligibility: WPEVC is open to PE and VC investment professionals investing third party capital from committed funds AND who are graduates of Wharton or UPenn.  Private equity professionals include those investing venture, growth, mezzanine, buyouts, private debt, or secondaries from a dedicated fund or institutional limited partners of funds and professionals who manage third party fund-of-funds targeting the private equity space. Funds must be closed at the time your application is submitted.

Hotel Accommodations:  A room block is available at the New York Athletic Club for $235. Call 212-767-7135 or email reservation@nyac.org and ask for the "Wharton Alumni Dinner" rate. Limited rooms available.

Dress Code:  A jacket and collared shirt are required for men, and a jacket and tie are preferred. Women should dress with equal formality.  

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations for the Annual Dinner must be received via email to jsimons@wpevc.org by 9 PM EST on Monday, March 5, 2018 in order to receive a refund. Substitutions are welcome in advance or at the door.

Questions with registration or log-in:  Contact Stephanie McAlaine, smcalaine@wpevc.org or Jennifer Simons, jsimons@wpevc.org 



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