||Panel: The significance of international investment
International capital now dominates Australian private equity, through LP investments in the funds of local GPs and − mainly at the top end of the market − through international GP investments. How can Australia continue to attract foreign investment in private equity while maintaining the competitiveness of the local industry?
||Panel: How is technology re-inventing the investment landscape
Trends in technology investment − health tech, fintech, agtech, online retailing and what else? What are the biggest obstacles fund managers face in funding technology innovation and commercialisation?
||Panel: Evolving private equity models
A rapidly changing landscape is throwing up challenges and opportunities for private equity managers. With strategies shifting to a focus on operational management, how can managers maintain the high returns expected from the sector?
||Panel: Changing models in venture capital
Differentiation of venture capital strategies is increasing in a rapidly developing innovation sector; is this compatible with maintaining optimum returns?