May 18, 2021
The Alpha Summit was made for global investment professionals to enjoy awe-inspiring, live conversations across diverse topics, led by changemakers in the industry.
Hosted by CFA Institute
With 73 years of conference excellence, transforming 2021 into the Alpha Summit will help inspire and set the tone for how investment professionals can change the industry – and the world – in unexpected ways.Alpha Summit by CFA Institute
May 19, 2021
Join us on Wednesday, May 19th for a brief Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning 101 session, followed by a conversation with key AI financial leaders diving into real AI use cases across the financial sector.
As much as people are talking about AI and ML, what do they actually mean for business? The session will focus on where and how AI and ML are being deployed today across various sectors focusing on financial sector applications. The session aims to bring awareness as to how these tools can help support business decisions and drive economic and sustainability outcomes.Machine Learning 101 - A Discussion on the Applicability within the Financial Sector
May 26, 2021
Given the importance of the GIPS standards to market integrity, many organizations in the investment industry, including asset owners, asset managers, consultants, regulators, law firms, recordkeepers, software providers, consultants, and accounting firms, should be interested in learning about the 2020 GIPS standards.
Join us along with CFA Society Edmonton, CFA Society Saskatchewan, CFA Society Winnipeg, and CFA Society Atlantic Canada, as we host Simon Filteau, CFA, Patrick Fontaine, CIPM, Emil Vassenine, CIPM, and Ken Robinson, CFA, CIPM, CPA, PFS, to learn more about the 2020 GIPS standards.2020 GIPS Standards: Why Be Compliant and How to Adopt
Jun 02, 2021
Going beyond the basics of technical analysis (TA) to show how this discipline can complement fundamental portfolio management and improve both risk and return. Through data-focused market analysis, close measurement and observation of the market cycle, and implementing a tactical, sector allocation strategy, TA offers opportunities to increase portfolio alpha. This presentation will focus on TA concepts of relative strength, momentum and divergences, and intermarket analysis, and look to utilize examples from recent market activity to demonstrate its value. Pursuing Alpha: Using Technical Analysis to Complement Fundamental Portfolio Management
Jun 06, 2021
While we are unable to host our family events in the same way we have previously, we are excited to invite members to a modified Zoo Family Fun Day. This year, members and their immediate family will receive entry to the zoo and a goodie bag, including a scavenger hunt, to enjoy at the Zoo. In addition, each family member over the age of 3 years will receive a $20 food voucher. Please note that registration to this event is only available to CFA Society Calgary members.Zoo Family Fun Day - Members Only