Note: The schedule is subject to change

Conference Co-chairs:
Anil Ghelani, CFA, Senior Vice President, DSP BlackRock
Sonia Gandhi, CFA, Director, CFA Society India

Friday, 12 January 2018




Conference Opening and Welcome

Message on behalf of CFA Society India
Amit Khurana, CFA
Vice President
CFA Society India

Message on behalf of CFA Institute
Nick Pollard
Managing Director, Asia Pacific
CFA Institute


Keynote Address on Non Consensus Investing

Chief Investment Officer, International and Global Equities Portfolio Manager
Ariel Investments

Sunil Singhania, CFA, Moderator
Global Head, Equities
Reliance Capital Limited


The Other-half of Macroeconomics and the Fate of Globalisation

Chief Economist
Nomura Research Institute

Navneet Munot, CFA, Moderator
Chief Investment Officer
SBI Funds Management Private Limited


Geopolitical Landscape in Asia as China Expands and America Retreats

Chairman, Greater China
APCO (Beijing) Consulting Company Limited

Jayesh Gandhi, CFA, Moderator
Senior Portfolio Manager
Birla Sun Life Asset Management Company Ltd.


Networking Lunch


Tools for Maximising Your Career Success

Vice Chairman, Managing Director, Senior Client Advisor
Morgan Stanley

Madhu Veeraraghavan, Moderator
Director and T.A. Pai Chair Professor of Finance
T.A. Pai Management Institute (TAPMI)


What Is Finance For?

President and CEO
CFA Institute


Risk and Uncertainty: Illusion of Control and Its Impact on Judgments

Professor of Decision Sciences and the Orpar Chaired Professor of Risk Management
Academic Director, Centre for Decision Making and Risk Analysis

Anil Ghelani, CFA
Senior Vice President
DSP BlackRock


Closing Remarks

Country Head, India
CFA Institute