WHU Private Equity
Conference 2016

MARCH 12 & 13, 2020

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A unique conference requires unique participants. What defines the Campus for Finance – WHU Private Equity Conference? Our reputable sponsors? First-class speakers? Informative workshops? We’ll let you decide. Apply now to one of our tailored programs and be part of the greatest Private Equity conference in Europe.

Last Year's Student Time Schedule at our conference

Thursday, 21.03.2019
08:30
Breakfast & Check-in
H Foyer & G-001/002, WHU Vallendar
09:30
Welcome Note - G-003, WHU Vallendar
10:45
Coffee Break
14:15
Coffee Break
17:30
Panel Discussion
"Chinese Private Equity – How Chinese Investments Change the European Private Equity Environment"
G-003, WHU Vallendar
19:45
Gala Dinner
Vaulted Cellar, WHU Vallendar
22:30
Networking Lounge
Chapel, WHU Vallendar
Friday, 22.03.2019
08:30
Wakeup Call
09:00
Networking Breakfast
H Foyer, WHU Vallendar
11:30
Coffee Break
12:45
Lunch
WHU Vallendar
19:15
Closing Note
G-003, WHU Vallendar
19:45
Dinner
WHU Vallendar
22:30
After Party
Theater Room, WHU Vallendar

The Student Program

Every year we welcome a select number of students from around the world to take part in the Campus for Finance – WHU Private Equity Conference. The student program will provide you with thoroughly enriching and diverse insights into our topic, “Falling apart or growing together – Is crisis-shattered Europe still worth the investment?”, ensuring you will leave having taken part in one of the most unique finance conferences in Europe. Experience our opportunity-filled career fair, informative workshops, and listen to timeless speeches from leading academic and corporate individuals from around the globe. Benefit from the inspiring atmosphere at the WHU Private Equity Conference and apply today.

This year's workshops are hosted by:

Haniel, Alvarez & Marsal, Bain & Company and Quadriga Capital

Participation
in the workshops is guaranteed.
Valuable and insightful workshops
Choose from a multitude of speeches, debates,
and panel discussions. Check out our speakers here.
Mesmerizing speeches
Meet corporate representatives and high-class speakers at the Career Fair and our Networking Dinner. Benefit from workshops and close interaction with our sponsors.
First-class networking opportunities
Experience a real-life case provided by one of our sponsors, including a live presentation of the solution by one of the corporate representatives.
Interactive Case Study
Participation fee: 75€
Travel Cost Stipend

We would like to give all of our student participants the opportunity to attend the conference. Therefore we support you with our Travel Cost Stipends. With the Travel Cost Stipend you can cover part of your travel expenses. Make sure to apply for the Travel Stipend during the application process. Click here to receive country specific information.

Campus for Finance MiF Scholarship

The Campus for Finance MiF Scholarship is a unique opportunity for participants of the Campus for Finance - WHU Private Equity Conference who are also interested in studying in the Master in Finance (MiF) program at WHU. In cooperation with WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, we are proud to offer the Campus for Finance MiF Scholarship. The Campus for Finance MiF Scholarship will be offered to one outstanding participant of the WHU Private Equity Conference and it encompasses a monetary value equal to one semester's tuition fee in the Master in Finance (MiF) program (7,600€). More information

In case you have any questions regarding the Students Program, please do not hesitate to contact me:
Paula Foitzik
Participants Relations
Team WHU Private Equity Conference 2020

participants@cff-pec.com

This Years Professionals PRELIMinary Time Schedule at the conference

Participants of the professional program can join all speeches of the students program and have in addition to that particular exclusive workshops & speeches, which are marked in blue. If you are a professional please apply via email at professional.program@cff-pec.com.

Friday, 22.03.2019
08:30
Wakeup call
09:00
Breakfast & Check-in
H Foyer, WHU Vallendar
10:00
Exclusive Workshop
Magnus Lilja, Executive, SEB
“SEB LBO Workshop – An Insight into the Financing of Private M&A”
WHU Vallendar
15:00
Impulsive Speech
Arndt Kaminski, Partner, Bain & Company
“Detailed Introduction to Bain & Company Private Equity Report 2018”
WHU Vallendar
16:00
Networking Break
19:15
Closing Note
G-003, WHU Vallendar
19:45
Dinner
WHU Vallendar
23:15
After Party
Theater Room, WHU Vallendar

The Professional Program

The program is specially designed for participants with at least two years of work experience. You may apply for this program if you have a keen interest in finance-, private equity- and consulting-related topics and would like to exchange views and gain deeper insights through our excellent workshops.

Select your workshop track

Corporate finance track

The Corporate Finance track is designed for Professionals who have relevant work experience in the banking sector or are somewhat experienced in fields such as Investment Banking, Commercial Banking, Funds and Brokerage. Strong quantitative and analytical skills are of advantage.

Consulting track

The Consulting track is designed for Professionals who have worked with a consultancy firm at some point in their career, or show great interest and compassion for this field through various internships, workshops or other training opportunities.

Program Overview

Take part in a challenging workshops about
the private equity market.
Valuable Workshops
Check out this year’s speakers here.
Exclusive Entrepreneurial Talk
Let the day end with a talk in a relaxed and historic atmosphere.
Exquisite Wine Tasting
Meet corporate representatives and high-class speakers at the Career Fair and our Networking Dinner.
Excellent Networking Opportunities

YOUR Package Includes

Premium Package

Valuable Workshops

Access to corporate and speakers lounge

Exclusive Wine Tasting and Networking Lounge

Galadinner with priority seat at speakers and sponsors table

Priority seating in speeches

Participation fee: 299€
Travel Cost Stipend

We would like to give all of our student participants the opportunity to attend the conference. Therefore we support you with our Travel Cost Stipends. With the Travel Cost Stipend you can cover part of your travel expenses. Make sure to apply for the Travel Stipend during the application process. 

In case you have any questions regarding the Professional Program, please do not hesitate to contact us:
Max Luca Heidersdorf
Professional Program
Team WHU Private Equity Conference 2020

professional.program@cff-pec.com

The Academic Program

The Academic Program of the Campus for Finance - WHU Private Equity Conference is designed to offer Academic Participants a conference experience tailored to their needs. Professors, assistant professors, PhD students, and all other academics and researchers will have the opportunity to listen to renowned speakers and meet outstanding personalities from all over the globe. Moreover, the program includes exciting and challenging workshops, interesting networking opportunities, and an exclusive gala dinner. Meet an array of fantastic individuals, such as Professor Eli Talmor of London Business School, one of the leading academics in the field of Private Equity.

Experience highly personalized and interactive workshops with one of our sponsors, such as Oliver Wyman.
Exclusive workshops
Gain insights into the true developments of the corporate private equity sphere during our multifaceted panel discussions and debates.
Panel Discussions and Debates
Meet and interact with influential individuals from both the academic and corporate private equity spheres.
Excellent networking opportunities
Meet Professor Eli Talmor, founder of the chair for Private Equity at London Business School, during our interactive events.
Renowned academic speakers
Participation fee: 129€
In case you have any questions regarding the Students Program, please do not hesitate to contact me:
Paula Foitzik
Participants Relations
Team WHU Private Equity Conference 2020

participants@cff-pec.com

The Academics Time Schedule FROM THE LAST CONFERence

Friday, 22.03.2019
08:30
Wakeup call
09:00
Breakfast & Check-in
H Foyer, WHU Vallendar
10:00
Exclusive Workshop
Magnus Lilja, Executive, SEB
“SEB LBO Workshop – An Insight into the Financing of Private M&A”
WHU Vallendar
15:00
Impulsive Speech
Arndt Kaminski, Partner, Bain & Company
“Detailed Introduction to Bain & Company Private Equity Report 2018”
WHU Vallendar
16:00
Networking Break
19:15
Closing Note
G-003, WHU Vallendar
19:45
Dinner
WHU Vallendar
23:15
After Party
Theater Room, WHU Vallendar

participation

Students

Are you currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate university program?

Access to all speeches

Workshop participation

Free accommodation and travel scholarships available

APPLY via Online Tool

Professionals

Have you just started your first full-time position or are you already an experienced executive?

Exclusive Workshops

Access to the exclusive Networking Lounge

Premium full-service package

APPLY via E-MAIL

Supported by

All OuR Partners