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MONDAY, MARCH 4TH (Pre-Conference)
1:00-5:00 PM | The Welcome Intensive: An Introduction to Mission Related Investing (Hosted at The Ford Foundation)
Open to Welcome Intensive Registrants. Please note that this training is not suited for investment professionals.
1:00 PM | Welcome Intensive
Organized with Pathstone Federal Street and Veris Wealth Partners
The Welcome Intensive provides an introduction to the concepts of mission-related investing in an expert-led, small group setting. This program is intended for asset owners new to mission-related investing and offers a unique opportunity to dive into the Confluence community with a cohort of new peers and allies.
This half-day training will be led by Patricia Farrar-Rivas, CEO, Veris Wealth Partners and Jeff Scheer, Director, Pathstone Federal Street. The facilitators will lead an afternoon discussion group about fiduciary duty, engaging investment advisors, and other topics critical to new mission-related investors. The Welcome Intensive will conclude with a special dinner hosted by the facilitators and Confluence staff.
Participants in the Welcome Intensive are also encouraged to attend the Learners Institute on Tuesday, March 5th.
3:30 PM | Private Tour of Ford Foundation Art Gallery (invite only)
5:00 - 6:00 PM | Break
6:00 - 8:00 PM | Welcome Intensive Dinner (open to the Welcome Intensive cohort)