where the fund distribution community gathers
A meeting of the global fund distribution minds, bringing fund distributors and Asset Management industry players in one place.
The yearly ALFI Global Distribution Conference is back. The 2017 edition definitely promises to be the ONE, a true distributor-centric conference not to be missed.
This year’s ALFI Global Distribution Conference 2017 will bring an innovative and unique programme, exploiting the 2 days’ running order with an opportunity to hear insightful and thought provoking discussions on the latest hot topics in the global fund distribution space, primarily focusing on the views of the fund distributors themselves.
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Join this unique gathering of the global fund industry with its distributors and their peers.
- Network with 600+ senior representatives of the global fund distribution community from 30+ countries worldwide
- Meet the fund distributors who provide a global reach of investment funds to investors in 70+ countries of sale
- Get a comprehensive overview of the global fund distribution landscape with a world map of hot and cold spots, distribution channels and ‘glocal’ distribution strategies
- Join us for the launch of the unique ‘Distribution Hall of Fame’ series
- Get tangible take-aways and key references that you can use in your day-to-day business to support your growth and success
- Engage with the ALFI’s unique community, representing the largest global distribution centre for investment funds
2016 edition in pictures
4 Essential themes covered in the 2 day programme:
- Around the world - from product manufacturing to global distribution
The case for global distribution from the perspective of the manufacturer to the buyer, delving into a world map of distribution channels trends. All-encompassing views of the fund distribution ecosystem players (Asset Managers, investors, distribution platforms, regulators, etc.).
- The Yin & Yang of distribution
Essentially focusing on the views of Distributors, giving an opportunity for the audience to hear it directly from the Distributors themselves.
- Global Fund Distribution in the making - a reality check
From a current geopolitical world view moving on to the mature and new/emerging fund markets. What’s happening now and what will tomorrow bring?
- Distribution Hall of Fame
Unique yearly overview of Distributor-centric trends, dynamics and distribution strategies.
|ALFI Member rate||SUPER Earlybird fee|
book before 14 July
book before 25 August
book after the 25 August
|1 DAY||790 EUR||890 EUR||990 EUR|
|2 DAYS||1 400 EUR||1 500 EUR||1 700 EUR|
* Fees are subject to 3% VAT.
***In order to benefit from the member rate, the registrant has to work directly for the member company/member fund
|Non ALFI Member rate||SUPER Earlybird fee|
book before 14 July
book before 25 August
book after the 25 August
|1 DAY||990 EUR||1 100 EUR||1 200 EUR|
|2 DAYS||1 790 EUR||1 900 EUR||2 100 EUR|
* Fees are subject to 3% VAT.
Why become a sponsor or exhibitor?
Stand out from the crowd and enhance your company’s brand recognition by showcasing your business, skills, products and services.
Make a long-lasting impression by getting exposure before, during and after our events.
Further increase profile amongst your target audiences by supporting the advancement of their profession.
Engage with event attendees, meet new prospects, and connect with the right people with the right level of knowledge, influence and decision-making power in your industry and in your target markets.
Make the most of sponsorship opportunities, by providing conference materials and experiences that matter and will resonate with your target audiences long after the event.
Opportunities & fees
Our convenient sponsorship or exhibition packages are suitable for organisations of all sizes and are designed to fit every marketing objective and budget. Whichever package you choose, you receive brand-building exposure with a broad variety of fund industry professionals.
|Sponsorship options||Member fee (EUR)||non-Member fee (EUR)|
|Exhibition stand with 2 tickets||6.400||7.800|
|Package: General + Exhibition||10.250||12.250|
|Lunch Sponsorship incl.General + Exhibition on day 1 or day 2|
|Speaker & Press lounge||12.000||14.400|
|New! Charging Station||5.000||6.000|
|Your idea: e.g.:|
Event technologie (App, Voting/survey system etc), Special animation, Oversize booths, Catering stations, mugs, cocktail etc.
We are open to creating bespoke sponsorship and exhibition packages. Get in touch and let’s discuss how we can work together to support your goals and objectives!
Click here for the agreement form!
Friday 2 June 2017:
sponsorship (Logo on invitation brochure) and/or Exhibition (1st round of space allocations)
Friday 7 July 2017:
Some of the limited and add-on sponsorships and Exhibition (2nd round of space allocations)
Friday 11 August 2017:
Exhibition (3rd round of space allocations)
Your logo on:
Be ConnectedLogo on Wifi card
Logo on Charging Stations
Logo in the event app etc.
Last year’s event
Designed as a unique platform to allow participants from Europe, the United States and Asia to share knowledge and exchange experiences, this conference enjoys a secure place in the agenda of many fund industry professionals. More than 700 delegates and speakers from throughout the world and 40 confirmed exhibitors showcased their products and solutions serving the asset management industry.
Highlights of our comprehensive and richly varied conference programme focusing on markets, investor and technology included:
- Panel on practical solutions: management company and fund passporting post-Brexit
- Where is the action? - Myths and realities of today and tomorrow’s target markets
- Reality check: The do’s and don’ts of global distribution
- Research: How will today’s investor look tomorrow?
- Out of the box: Will asset management survive artificial intelligence?
- Accelerating change: (How) will robot advisers turn fund distribution upside down?
Full programme: click here
European Convention Center (ECCL)
4, Place de l'Europe; Luxembourg-Kirchberg
Parking: Please use the “Place de l’Europe” or "Trois Glands" car parks and follow the exit signs “Centre de Conférences”. Taxis and private cars are only allowed to stop for drop off. There are no parking spaces in front of the venue.
Venue access plan click here
WIFI/Internet connection: A free WIFI internet connection is offered in the exhibition hall of the conference center during the event.
Travel to Luxembourg by car: There are various car rental companies at the airport. An international driving licence is not necessary. Your home licence will suffice, Driving is on the right and wearing a seatbelt is required. Fuel prices are among the lowest in Western Europe.
By plane: Luxembourg-Findel International Airport is located 8,6km outsideLuxembourg-City and 8km from the conference centre. The airport is served by Luxair, KLM, Swiss, Lufthansa, British Airways and others.http://www.lux-airport.lu/
By train: Luxembourg train station is well connected with various European cities: Paris (2 hours), Brussels (3 hours), Cologne (3 hours.). www.cfl.lu
By bus: There is a frequent and efficient bus service which circulates throughout Luxembourg City.
For details of all national public transport options visit www.mobiliteit.lu
An allocation of rooms at a preferential rate will be reserved in our partner hotels, that are located within walking distance of the conference venue ( ECCL, European Convention Center Luxembourg)
- Hotel Melia Luxembourg 4* (next door)
- Hotel Novotel Luxembourg Kirchberg 5* (3 mins)
- Hotel Sofitel Luxembourg Europe 5* (3 mins )
Reservation deadlines: 18 August 2017
To make a reservation: Please click this link in order to get to the online hotel reservation system of the Luxembourg Convention Bureau
Access code: AGDC2017 and a valid VISA or MASTERCARD as guarantee
Hotel bookings are managed by Luxembourg Convention Bureau:
Tel.: +352 / 22 75 65
Fax: +352 / 46 70 73
Parthen R&S - Registration office
P.O. Box 25, NL-1180 AA Amstelveen, the Netherlands
Phone: +31 20 5727301, Fax: +31 20 5727377
For any general queries regarding the event, please contact:
Welcome to the press space where you can register and download press documents related to the event.
Please note that there is a very limited number of press passes available and in any case, we can only offer ONE free press pass per newspaper or magazine (subject to approval). Once we have reached the limit, we are unable to offer any further press passes.
The press passes are exclusively reserved to journalists covering the conference. We are unable to offer press passes to advertising managers or administrative staff of any publication.
Filming and taking photos at the conference, either in the auditorium or in the Convention Center, require preliminary authorisation from the ALFI press office.
Interview or information requests
Should you wish to set up an interview with any of the ALFI representatives or event’s speakers, please contact our press office (firstname.lastname@example.org) mentioning details of your request (your name, media organisation, date, time, and subject of your interview, etc.).
Copyrighted photos of ALFI's events (©ALFI) or official photos of ALFI's representatives are also available upon request.
Interested in becoming a media partner? Click here.
ALFI offers media partnerships to regional and international magazines and newspapers.
Distribution of 50 copies of your publication at the conference press desk and display of your logo on the conference’s website will be allowed under the condition that the concerned magazines/newspapers run an appropriate announcement of the conference free of charge prior to the event.
The copies to be distributed are provided by the publisher free of charge for ALFI and send directly to the conference venue.
To register or request any additional information/interview, please contact ALFI press office:
ALFI Communications Team
Jean-Jacques Picard, Anna Příhodová, Karen Tsang
Tel: +352 22 30 26 – 1
Fax: +352 22 30 93