2018 M&A Advisor Summit

Join the leaders.

Since 2000, The M&A Advisor Summit has been the industry’s preeminent conference for global dealmakers and market experts in M&A, Financing, and Restructuring. The annual invitation-only event attracts more than 250 attendees, giving participants unrivaled networking opportunities, unprecedented access to market intelligence and resources, and the tools to boost business growth and performance.

The Summit features the Symposium, the 17th Annual M&A Advisor Awards, and one-on-one meetings, hosted at The Metropolitan Club and The New York Athletic Club.



The Future of Finance Agenda Highlights
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 6 – New York Athletic Club
8:00 am–4:00 pm
The Symposium
  • Stalwarts Roundtable Panel Discussion
  • Keynote Conversations
  • One-on-One Meetings
6:30 pm–11:00 pm 17th Annual M&A Advisor Awards Gala
  • Awards Gala Reception
  • Awards Dinner
  • After Party
The Future of Finance Agenda Highlights
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 6 – New York Athletic Club
8:00 am–4:00 pm
The Symposium
  • Stalwarts Roundtable Panel Discussion
  • Keynote Conversations
  • One-on-One Meetings
6:30 pm–11:00 pm 17th Annual M&A Advisor Awards Gala
  • Awards Gala Reception
  • Awards Dinner
  • After Party
The Symposium

Engage with experts.
Share insights.
Create connections.


This assembly gathers business insiders and dealmakers to discuss the top trends, opportunities, and key issues facing the M&A market. The Symposium faculty, comprised of over 30 industry experts, leads panel discussions, keynote speeches, fireside chats, and one-on-one interviews, while Summit delegates ask questions and learn leading-edge market intelligence. Symposium participants include investment banking advisors, corporate leadership, legal advisors, private equity, political influencers and policy makers, academics, and the business media.


DYNAMIC TOPICS

The invitation-only forum will feature interactive discussion between leading c-suite executives, technology innovators, M&A dealmakers, corporate development, investment and finance professionals. The format of expert presentations and moderated workgroup discussions will feature:

The Transhuman Code

Aligning The Future of Humanity and Technology

Dealing with Technology

Impact of Innovation on M&A

Creating Corporate Business Value

Growth In The 4th Industrial Revolution

Governing M&A

Managing Capitol Hill Under the New Regime

Blockchain Beyond Bitcoin

How Automating Trust will Realign Business Service

The Role of China in the Future of Finance

One Belt, One Road. Global Leadership

Sector Trends and Expert Outlook for 2019

Where We Go From Here

M&A on the Global Stage

Impact of Geopolitics, World Economics and Technology

The Symposium

Engage with experts. Share insights. Create connections.

This assembly gathers business insiders and dealmakers to discuss the top trends, opportunities, and key issues facing the M&A market. The Symposium faculty, comprised of over 30 industry experts, leads panel discussions, keynote speeches, fireside chats, and one-on-one interviews, while Summit delegates ask questions and learn leading-edge market intelligence. Symposium participants include investment banking advisors, corporate leadership, legal advisors, private equity, political influencers and policy makers, academics, and the business media.

Symposium Session

During these highly insightful on-stage panel discussions and one-on-one interviews, M&A Advisor faculty share their expertise and outlook on a range of topics impacting the industry, including:

The Transhuman Code

Aligning The Future of Humanity and Technology

Dealing with Technology

Impact of Innovation on M&A

Creating Corporate Business Value

Growth In The 4th Industrial Revolution

Governing M&A

Managing Capitol Hill Under the New Regime

Blockchain Beyond Bitcoin

How Automating Trust will Realign Business Service

The Role of China in the Future of Finance

One Belt, One Road. Global Leadership

Sector Trends and Expert Outlook for 2019

Where We Go From Here

M&A on the Global Stage

Impact of Geopolitics, World Economics and Technology

M&A Advisor Connects™
One-on-One Meetings


BUILD RELATIONSHIPS. EXPAND YOUR NETWORK.

Think of The M&A Advisor as the ultimate matchmaker and our one-on-one meetings as “speed dating” for the M&A professional. We connect legal and investment advisors, private equity firms, corporate acquirers, and consultants through pre-scheduled one-on-one appointments to maximize their exposure to deals, capital, and services. This exclusive transaction and financing program helps participants build strategic partnerships and gain access to resources and tools to enhance business.
M&A Advisor Connects™ One-on-One Meetings

BUILD RELATIONSHIPS. EXPAND YOUR NETWORK.

Think of The M&A Advisor as the ultimate matchmaker and our one-on-one meetings as “speed dating” for the M&A professional. We connect legal and investment advisors, private equity firms, corporate acquirers, and consultants through pre-scheduled one-on-one appointments to maximize their exposure to deals, capital, and services. This exclusive transaction and financing program helps participants build strategic partnerships and gain access to resources and tools to enhance business.
The 17th Annual
M&A Advisor Awards Gala


CELEBRATING SUCCESS AND REWARDING THE INDUSTRY’S BEST.

The Annual M&A Advisor Awards is the benchmark for dealmaking excellence, where we recognize the leading M&A transactions, restructurings, deal financings, products/services, firms, and professionals. The 2018 Lifetime Achievement and Leadership Award winners will be honored and inducted into The M&A Advisor Hall of Fame at the black-tie soiree, which also features the Chairman’s Cocktail Reception, Gala Dinner, and the After Party.
The 17th Annual
M&A Advisor Awards Gala


CELEBRATING SUCCESS AND REWARDING THE INDUSTRY’S BEST.

The Annual M&A Advisor Awards is the benchmark for dealmaking excellence, where we recognize the leading M&A transactions, restructurings, deal financings, product/services, firms, and professionals. The 2018 Lifetime Achievement and Leadership Award winners will be honored and inducted into The M&A Advisor Hall of Fame at the black-tie soiree, which also features the Chairman’s Cocktail Reception, Gala Dinner, and the After Party.
M&A Advisor Connects™
One-on-One Meetings


BUILD RELATIONSHIPS. EXPAND YOUR NETWORK.

Think of The M&A Advisor as the ultimate matchmaker and our one-on-one meetings as “speed dating” for the M&A professional. We connect legal and investment advisors, private equity firms, corporate acquirers, and consultants through pre-scheduled one-on-one appointments to maximize their exposure to deals, capital, and services. This exclusive transaction and financing program helps participants build strategic partnerships and gain access to resources and tools to enhance business.
M&A Advisor Connects™ One-on-One Meetings

BUILD RELATIONSHIPS. EXPAND YOUR NETWORK.

Think of The M&A Advisor as the ultimate matchmaker and our one-on-one meetings as “speed dating” for the M&A professional. We connect legal and investment advisors, private equity firms, corporate acquirers, and consultants through pre-scheduled one-on-one appointments to maximize their exposure to deals, capital, and services. This exclusive transaction and financing program helps participants build strategic partnerships and gain access to resources and tools to enhance business.




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