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8:10 AM

Opening Remarks

David Miller, Global Head of Credit Products, Credit Suisse

8:20 AM

Opening Keynote

Orlando Bravo, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Thoma Bravo

Hosted by: Tom Davidov, Head of Americas Financial Sponsors Group, Credit Suisse

9:00 AM

Private Equity, Private Credit Viewpoints

Moderator: Malcolm Price, Head of the Global Financial Sponsors Group, Credit Suisse

Michael Fisch, Managing Director and CEO, American Securities
Chandler Reedy, Managing Director, Warburg Pincus
Mark Zubko, Partner and Head of the Capital Markets Group, Apax Partners

9:35 AM

Leveraged Finance Capital Markets

Moderators: Jeff Cohen, Global Head of Leveraged Finance Capital Markets, Credit Suisse and Marc Warm, Head of U.S. High Yield Capital Markets, Credit Suisse

Scott Goodwin, Managing Partner, Diameter Capital
Jonathan Kaufman, Senior Managing Director, Blackstone
Alan Schrager, Senior Partner, Oak Hill Advisors

10:10 AM

Networking Break and Refreshments

10:25 AM

Investing in the Current Rate Environment

Moderator: Matthew Tuck, Head of US Loan Sales, Credit Suisse

Beth Maclean, Portfolio Manager, Bank Loans, PIMCO
Joe Moroney, Partner of Credit and Co-Head of Global Liquid Credit, Apollo Global Management
John Popp, Global Head and CIO, Credit Suisse Credit Investments Group
Andrew Sveen, CFA, Co-Director of Floating-Rate Loan Investments, Eaton Vance Management

11:00 AM

Morning Keynote

Michael Milken, Chairman, Milken Institute

12:00 PM

Luncheon

OMA Auditorium

12:30 PM

Lunch Keynote

Michael R. Bloomberg, Founder of Bloomberg LP and three-term mayor of New York City

Hosted by: Eric Varvel, Global Head of Asset Management and President and CEO, Credit Suisse Holdings (USA), Inc.

1:20 PM

CLO Outlook 2019

Moderator: Brad Larson, Global Head of CLO Origination, Credit Suisse

Lauren Basmadjian, Senior Portfolio Manager, Octagon Credit
Gretchen Bergstresser, Head of Global Performing Credit, CVC Credit
Kristen Erickson, Managing Director, TPG
Angie Long, Chief Investment Officer, Palmer Square Capital Management

2:00 PM

U.S. Public Policy: Risks and Opportunities

Beth Ann Bovino, U.S. Chief Economist and Managing Director, S&P Global
Libby Cantrill, Executive Office Public Policy, PIMCO
Arielle Elliott, President, Bloomberg Government
Jessica Mandel, Head of Legislative Affairs, Credit Suisse
James Sweeney, Chief Economist and Regional Chief Investment Officer for the Americas, Credit Suisse

2:45 PM

Networking Break and Refreshments

3:00 PM

CIO Outlook 2019

Moderator: Glenn Shapiro, Managing Director, Head of Special Situations and Fundamental Strategies Multi-Manager Solutions, UBS Asset Management (Americas) Inc.

Jody Gunderson, Managing Principal, CarVal Investors
Todd Lemkin, Partner and Co-CIO of Corporate Investments, Canyon Partners
William Vrattos, Co-Chief Investment Officer, York Capital Management

3:40 PM

High Yield Panel

Moderators: Dan Brand, High Yield Trading, Credit Suisse and Jacqueline Stone, High Yield Sales, Credit Suisse

Brendan Circle, Vice President and PM, Franklin Templeton Investments
Tom Hauser, Portfolio Manager, J.P. Morgan Asset Management
Doug Pardon
, Partner and PM, Brigade Capital Management
Hetal Patel, Senior Principal - Credit Investments, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB)
Justin Slatky, Executive Vice Chairman and Co-CIO, Shenkman

4:20 PM

Closing Keynote

Jonathan Gray, President and COO, Blackstone

Hosted by: David Miller, Global Head of Credit Products, Credit Suisse 

5:00 PM

Closing Remarks

David Miller, Global Head of Credit Products, Credit Suisse

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