The 2nd Columbia Private Equity conference – generously supported by the Columbia Business School – will be held in person on February 29th and March 1st on the Columbia Business School campus.

The first day of the conference (February 29th) is a Ph.D. workshop, and the second is a five-paper conference. Attendance is invite-only and has limited space. Email Mike Ewens ([email protected]) for more information.

Location: TBD Kravis Hall, Columbia Business School


Ph.D. workshop: 25 minutes for presentation, 15 minutes for discussion, and 5 minutes for Q&A.

Main session: 25 minutes for presentation, 15 minutes for discussion, and 10 minutes for Q&A.

Ph.D. Workshop, Thursday, Feb. 29th

Location TBD

12pm – 1 pm: Introduction and Lunch

1:15 – 2:00 pm: TBD

Discussant: TBD

2:00 – 2:45pm: TBD

Discussant: TBD

2:45pm-3:15pm: Break

3:15 – 4pm: TBD

Discussant: TBD

4:00-4:45 pm: TBD

Discussant: TBD

5pm – 6pm: Reception

6:30 pm – 8 pm: Dinner

Conference, Friday, March 1st

Location TBD

9:00 – 9:30 am: Light breakfast and coffee.

9:30 am-10:20 am: TBD

Discussant: TBD

10:20 – 10:55 am: Coffee break

10:55 – 11:45 am: TBD

Discussant: TBD

11:45am – 1:00pm: Lunch

1:00 – 1:50 pm:  TBD

Discussant: TBD

1:50- 2:15pm: Break

2:15-3:05pm: TBD

Discussant: TBD

3:05 – 3:55pm: TBD

Discussant: TBD

4pm – 5:30pm: Reception

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm: Dinner



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