Value Investing Summit (VIS) was a blast!
We had so much fun interacting with members of the public and sharing our passion for investing. On the first day, TravelClef swooned our attendees with their singing performance. Throughout the two days, we had live stage frisbee and exciting games for our attendees to win surprises.
Here were the key speakers for our event:
* Mr Kee Koon Boon (Chief Investment Officer, 8I Holdings Ltd)
* Hidden Champion Team from 8I Capital (Joshua Zhang, Jackson Yeow, Richard Sim Zhipeng Joyce Pang)
* Mr Mohammed Ali-Reda (Managing Director, Darkhorse Capital)
* Mr John Lee (Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Wealth Dragons)
* Mr Patrick Liew (Managing Partner, Global Enterprise)
* Mr Sid Choraria (Vice President, APS Asset Management)
* Mr Scott Phillips (Head of Research and Portfolio Manager, Templeton and Phillips Capital)
* Ms Lauren Templeton (Founder and President, Templeton and Phillips Capital)
* Mr Jeff Ellison (Chief Executive Officer, Sealink Travel Group)
Lauren Templeton, Founder and President
Templeton and Phillips Capital Management LLC
Lauren is the great niece of Sir John M. Templeton and is a current member of the John M. Templeton Foundation. The John Templeton Foundation was established in 1987 by renowned international investor, Sir John Templeton. Lauren Templeton began investing as a child under the heavy influence of her father as well as her late great-uncle, Sir John Templeton.
We introduced our first annual Inter-Varsity Stock Research Challenge as part of our efforts to promote the study of value investing, fostering research on ‘hidden champions’ in Asia and allow students to cultivate critical thinking.
The winning team, Latent Capital, comprises three students from Nanyang Technological University – Kimberley Tan, Lawis Koh, and Chua Jie Xuan, received a cash prize of S$5,000 sponsored by 8I Holdings and a trophy engraved with their institution’s name.
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Every year, we hope to deliver a better summit experience to everyone. We thank you for your loyal support and we hope to see you in Value Investing Summit 2018!