Top Emerging Manager Conferences to Attend in 2024

Attending conferences throughout the year is pivotal for investment sales professionals as these gatherings offer invaluable opportunities. From accessing cutting-edge market insights and emerging trends, both will significantly impact an investment professionals' sales strategies. 

Conferences serve as a connecting link for networking, allowing fundraisers to forge relationships with potential clients and industry peers. They also provide platforms for learning from seasoned experts through workshops and seminars, which can enhance one’s expertise and credibility in the field. 

Our comprehensive list below features must-attend emerging manager focused conferences this year. We have meticulously selected these for their strategic location, high-quality content, and distinguished speakers. These conferences are invaluable for those looking to deepen their expertise, expand their network, and achieve success in emerging manager, fundraising, and investment sales.

In this article, we're highlighting the top 10 emerging manager conferences that are essential for those looking to engage with industry leaders, expand their network, and enhance their market strategies. By the end of this, you'll have a better understanding of the upcoming emerging manager conferences and which are best suited for you to attend!

Conference Name




Morningstar Investment Conference 2024



Morningstar Investment Conferences

EMEX Americas: The Emerging Manager Exchange


New York City

 Informa Connect

Tide Spark 2024


Los Angeles

The Investment Diversity Exchange (TIDE)

ILPA Summit 2024


New York City 

Institutional Limited Partners Association (ILPA)

SEM Consortium 2024



GCM Grosvenor

Annual Women’s Private Equity Summit 2024



Kayo Conference Series

RAISE Global Summit 2024


San Francisco

Raise Conferences

UCITS & AIFMD for US Managers 2024


New York City

Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA)

LACERS Fall Emerging Manager Symposium


Los Angeles

Los Angeles City Employees’ Retirement System

UCITS & AIFMD for US Managers - New York


New York City

Informa Connect

To see a full list of upcoming conferences across all asset classes through 2024, start your free trial of Dakota Marketplace here. 

Written By: Morgan Holycross, Marketing Manager

Morgan Holycross is a Marketing Manager at Dakota.


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