Using Real Assets to Generate Inflation-Protected Returns and Income Streams

Advisory Board

Conference Chairman and Moderator

John Ritter, Director, Texas Teachers' Retirement System

Advisory Board Members

Alisa Mall, Director of Investments, Carnegie Corporation of New York
Kirstine Damkjaer, Principal, Global Infrastructure Fund, International Finance Corporation (IFC)
Thomas M. Crescioli, Portfolio Manager, Commodities, Lockheed Martin Investment Management Co
Caixia Ziegler, Director of Global Real Assets, National Railroad Retirement Investment
Michelle Pak, Managing Director, Rockefeller Foundation
Reginald D. Tucker, Investment Officer: Alternatives, State of Connecticut Retirement Plans
Walker Noland, Senior Investment Officer, Virginia Retirement System
Michael Leifeste, Real Estate Portfolio Manager/ Investment Committee Member, Texas Treasury Safekeeping Trust Company
Gloria Gil, Managing Director of Real Estate, University of California
Christopher P. Longee, CFA, Managing Director - Real Assets, Office of Investments, The University of Chicago
Greg Spick, Portfolio Manager, UPS Group Trust
Mark Warner, Senior Director - Natural Resources Investments, UTIMCO

Anchor Sponsor

Cohen & Steers Capital Management Inc.

Lead Sponsors

Schroder Investment Management
TIAA-CREF Asset Management
World Gold Council


BNY Mellon Asset Management
CoreCommodity Management, LLG
Newton Investment Management Ltd.
Nuveen Asset Management
Wood Creek Capital

Emerging Manager Sponsors

TFS Corporation Ltd.
Verdis Investment Management

Research Sponsor

Van Eck Global