MWBE Investments and Professional Services Conference

The 2019 conference will be held Thursday, Feb. 14 in Albany.
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NYSTRS will host its ninth annual Minority- and Women-Owned Business Enterprises (MWBE) Investments and Professional Services Conference on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 at its offices at 10 Corporate Woods Drive in Albany.

The event provides a forum for potential asset managers and brokers, and professional and financial service providers, to become acquainted with the Retirement System. Attendees learn about NYSTRS’ portfolio and investment needs while also gaining greater insight into the abilities and qualifications the System expects of its business partners.

The daylong conference begins with a welcome from NYSTRS Executive Director & Chief Investment Officer Thomas K. Lee. Dana Telsey, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Research Officer, Telsey Advisory Group, will deliver the keynote address. Asset class workshops  including public equities (asset managers and brokers), fixed income, private equity, real estate and professional services (real estate, legal and financial)  give attendees the opportunity to meet with NYSTRS managing directors and staff for two hours. More information can be found in the conference agenda.

Questions about the event?
Email us at or call us at (518) 447-2902.

New this year, NYSTRS has launched an event registration website and conference app through EventMobi. All event materials, including the agenda and information on workshops and speakers, will be right at your fingertips through the convenient app. The app replaces the printed conference guide that was previously available at the event.

How to Register

Register on our event site at Registration entitles you to the daylong conference and the workshop of your choice. Upon registering, you will receive a confirmation email. No need to print the email  we will check you in upon arrival.

Space is limited. Please register as soon as possible. Registration will close at 4 p.m. on January 31, 2019, or when the event has reached capacity.

How to Download the Event App

Access the app store of your choice using the link in the registration confirmation email or by visiting the Apple App Store or Google Play and download EventMobi. Once the app is downloaded, enter code 2019MWBE.

If you prefer not to use the app, you may access event materials online at

Located at 10 Corporate Woods Drive in Albany, NYSTRS is conveniently accessible by car from the Rensselaer Rail Station and Albany International Airport.

For travel and lodging information, visit the Discover Albany website.


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