Livewire Live 2017 speaker lineup announced

James Marlay

Livewire Markets

We’ve put together an incredible lineup of investors, and a fresh new format for you, for Livewire Live 2017. Tickets will go on sale on the 14th of June, via the Livewire website and the Trending on Livewire morning email. Here’s a preview of what’s in store. 

Key information

  • Event date is the 26th of July, 1:30pm for a 2pm start at the ASX Auditorium in Sydney
  • Tickets on sale 14th of June via the Livewire website and morning note
  • Sponsors: Bell Direct, Platinum Sponsor and Robert Walters, Major Sponsor
  • Event Partner: ASX


What’s in store? 

At Livewire we’re obsessive about finding great investment information. Our independence allows us to go out and invite the speakers that can offer you truly unique ideas.

This event is about understanding how 14 professional investors are thinking about investing today and for the future. Quite simply we want to make this a memorable afternoon full of practical information for advisers, investment professionals, SMSFs and self-directed investors.

And as always, we’ll bring tonnes of Livewire energy to keep things entertaining!

Event overview

The event will be broken into two sessions followed by drinks, networking and canapés.

Video Keynote

Hamish Douglass, Chief Executive Officer, Magellan Financial Group


Panel: The most powerful trends and how you can take advantage of them

  1. Paul Taylor, Head of Australian Equities, Fidelity International
  2. Daniel Petre, Founder, Airtree Ventures
  3. Nick Griffin, Head of Investments, Munro Partners
  4. Matthew Kidman, Centennial Asset Management (moderator) 

Panel: Picking today’s winners and avoiding the bombs

  1. Martin Conlon, Head of Australian Equities, Schroders
  2. Ben Griffiths, Portfolio Manager, Eley Griffiths Group
  3. Rob Luciano, Executive Director, VGI Partners
  4. Matthew Kidman, Centennial Asset Management (moderator)

High conviction stock picks

  • Jacob Mitchell, Chief Investment Officer, Antipodes Partners
  • Andrew Mitchell, Portfolio Manager, Ophir Asset Management
  • Tim Samway, Managing Director, Hyperion Asset Management 
  • Alex Pollak, Chief Investment Officer, Loftus Peak
  • Mary Manning, Portfolio Manager, Ellerston Asian Investments
  • ASX Microcap (speaker confirmed but can't yet be disclosed)


Tickets go on sale via the Livewire website and the Trending on Livewire daily email. Register here if you're not already a member

James Marlay
Co Founder
Livewire Markets

Livewire is Australia’s #1 website for expert investment analysis. We work with leading investment professionals to deliver curated content that helps investors make confident and informed decisions. Safe investing and thanks for reading Livewire.


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