OCTOBER 3RD & 4TH, 2018 / Villa Rosa Kempinski Nairobi

Demystifying Alternative Investment to Capture the Growth Potential


Capturing the growth potential in the alternative investment field

The East Africa Alternative Investment Conference aims to create a forum for rich dialogue and debate between leading investors, managers, the youth and other persons interested in this exciting industry. This forum comes at a time when investors are increasingly dependent on alternative investments to generate returns in an era of low returns, propelling alternative strategies to center stage as a lucrative vein of investment.

This edition will, among others, address the appetite for different asset class, roles in the portfolio and how to ensure you make the most of your returns as well as how to spot the best opportunities

We have limited seats for conference delegates. Don’t miss out



East Africa Alternative Investment Conference, is an invite-only, two-day event in Nairobi for Professional Investors, HNWI, Family Offices, Entrepreneurs and CEO’s to get first-hand access to regional and global investment trends from brightest and most influential alternative investment fund managers, financial leaders, tech innovators and professional investors
Generate leads and extend your brand at this platform that will bring together a record number of investors from pension funds, family offices, endowment funds and development banks, and can provide real insights into the latest trends and drivers affecting ROI’s in key asset class.
Its scope will include private equity, venture capital, and real estate, Infrastructure, Artificial Intelligence, Big/Alternative Data and Cryptocurrencies
Hear all the Latest Analysis and Insight into sectors such as:

  • Private Equity
  • Venture Capital
  • Real Estate                              
  • Hospitality
  • Commodities
  • Crypto-Currencies
  • Renewable Energy
  • Technology
  • Hedge Funds
  • Impact Investments

An opportunity to meet, learn and discuss with regional & global leaders in the Alternative Investment field


Institutional investor-driven demand for commodities, real assets and other “inflation hedges” is high, with pension funds, foundations and endowments utilizing these asset classes as healthy generators of returns and insurance against financial downturn.

  • Regional and Global Economies

A panel of experts give their thoughts on the long-term prospects for the regional as well as the and wider global economy, the impact on financial markets, and what impact can be expected for institutional investors.

  • The Risk-Return Tradeoff

How should investment officers identify and evaluate risk factors? Which risk management strategies are worth paying for, and to what extent should investors prioritize risk management over the potential for greater returns? Institutional investors, asset managers and investment consultants discuss this important and timely issue, and give their opinions on what constitutes an appropriate balance between risk and return.

  • Asset Allocation Strategies

A broad overview of the investment landscape for pensions, foundations, endowments and the institutional investor community as a whole. Panelists discuss the range of assets that investment officers are implementing in portfolios and the investment strategies employed to ensure diversification. The panel also features a specific look at new developments in fixed income strategies, assessing their position within a portfolio, and the risks posed to such strategies by the possibility of inflation.


Bringing industry leaders under one platform


Aidem Business Solutions is an events planning, management and organizing company registered in Kenya as a private company. It is a leading trade fair organizer with extensive experience in the planning, organizing and management of events nationally and internationally.

They have organized several world class forums and conferences such as the Africa banking and finance conference, Africa insurance and re-insurance conference, the Africa Middle East Investment conference in Dubai and the Africa food security conference to mention just a few. We recently managed the Extensive Livestock Expo which had 1000 delegates and over 100 exhibitors.

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Role of AidemBS at EA-AIC 2018

  • Agenda Development & Speaker’s invitations and compensations ( where applicable)
  • Venue booking and payments
  • Marketing, branding and Media management
  • Onsite Management