Spring 2017 Events

Value Investor Conference

2017 Value Investor Conference

Big Savings! Register Now for $995.

Save $975. until 2/28/17 for 2-Day Conference
Includes Dinner with Sequoia Fund CEO David Poppe!

Value Investor Conference

Welcome to the official information and registration site for the
14th Annual Value Investor Conference and Events
held at the University of Nebraska - Omaha, College of Business Adminstration, Mammel Hall.

    The 2017 Value Investor Conference - Omaha affords you the opportunity to:

  • Meet investors from around the world.
  • Learn about the unique processes used by successful value investors.
  • Receive alternative perspectives from successful money managers, proven investment professionals, private investors, best selling authors, business managers, and journalists.
  • Network with other experienced and savvy value oriented investors.
  • Limited registration means a more intimate atmosphere, greater access to presenters and more productive networking opportunities.

Be sure to take full advantage of this unique opportunity to interact with these knowledgeable speakers in an informal atmosphere.
(Please note for your 2017 travel plans:  register now to insure your seat for 2017 - 2016 was SOLD OUT!)

Value Investor Registration

Please note: The Value Investing Conference is scheduled so that attendees can attend all the official events related to the Berkshire Hathaway Annual Meeting (which is usually on the first Saturday of May in Omaha, NE)

Our events support Education, Scholarships and Charities with contributions to date: $136,770.
Please join us again in 2018 for our 15th Annual Value Investor Conference and Events:
Genius of Warren Buffett S18 - April 30, May 1, and 1, 2018; Summit Series S18: May 3; Value Investor Conference - May 3 - 4, 2018, and Value Investor Dinner S18 - May 3, 2018.

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  Register early and save! Previous conferences have sold out.
  For your travel plans, register early. 

NEW! Announcing 2017 Speakers!
14th Annual Value Investor Conference - May 4 - 5, 2017! 
Includes the Omaha Value Dinner, May 4, 2017
Register before 2/28/17 and SAVE $975.!

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2017 Value Investor Conference

2017 Value Investor Conference Presenters

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  • Dr. Robert Cialdini

    2017 Value Investor Speaker
    Dr. Robert Cialdini
    , New York Times Bestselling Author of Influence and Pre-Suasion
    Topic: “A Revolutionary Way to Influence and Persuade.”

  • Dr. Robert Cialdini

    2017 Value Investor Speaker
    Elizabeth Lilly
    , CFA, Portfolio Manager, TETON Westwood Mighty Mites Fund
    Topic: “TBA”

  • Pay Dorsey

    2017 Value Investor Speaker
    Pat Dorsey
    , Author, Founder, Portfolio Manager, Dorsey Capital Management
    Topic: “TBA”

  • Rob Vinall

    2017 Value Investor Speaker
    Rob Vinall
    , Portfolio Manager, Business Owner Fund
    Topic: “TBA”

  • Kim Shannon

    2017 Value Investor Speaker
    Kim Shannon
    , President, Co-Chief Investment Officer, Sionna Investment Managers [Canada]
    Topic: “TBA”

  • Dr. Robert Cialdini

    2017 Value Investor Speaker
    Jeff Stacey
    , Founder, Portfolio Manager, Stacey Muirhead [Canada]
    Topic: “TBA”

  • Yefei Lu

    2017 Value Investor Speaker
    Yefei Lu
    , Author, Portfolio Manager, Shareholder Value Management [Germany]
    Topic: "Inside the Investments of Warren Buffett"

  • Ron Muhlencamp

    2017 Value Investor Speaker
    Ron Muhlenkamp
    , Founder, President, and Portfolio Manager - Muhlenkamp & Co., Inc.
    Topic: "TBA"

  • Gabelli Funds

    2017 Value Investor Speaker
    Mario Gabelli
    , Founder, Chairman, CEO - GAMCO Investors, Inc.
    Topic: "TBA"

  • 2017 Value Investor Speaker
    Shane Parrish
    , Chief Operating Officer of Adventur.es, Founder "The Farnam Street Blog"
    Topic: "TBA"

  • Mohnish Pabrai

    2017 Value Investor Speaker
    Mohnish Pabrai
    , Founder and Chairman - Dakshana Foundation
    Topic: "Fireside Chat with Mohnish Pabrai, Founder, Pabrai Investment Funds"

  • Bob Robotti

    2017 Value Investor Speaker
    Robert Robotti
    , Founder/CIO Robotti & Company Advisors LLC
    Topic: "TBA"

  • And More!...
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Value Investor Dinner

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2017 Omaha Value Dinner
Thursday, May 4, 2017

David Poppe

Keynote Speaker 2017: David Poppe, CEO, Sequoia Fund 

Thursday, May 4, 2017 
Location: Scott Conference Center, Omaha
Time: 6:15 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. — Reception
6:45 p.m. - 7:15 p.m. — Dinner
7:15 p.m. - 8:45 p.m. — Keynote Speaker and Q & A

Dinner with David Poppe is included with your registration for the Value Investor Conference!
Register before 2/28/17 and SAVE. Go to registration page now.
NEW! Registration for Tables of 10! Save $150.

2015 Sold-out Omaha Value Dinner at Scott Center


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2017 Value Investor Agenda

Value Investor Agenda

Thursday, May 4, 2017
4:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
REGISTRATION
University of Nebraska at Omaha, College of Business Administration, Mammel Hall Atrium
4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Conference Bookstore Open
Mammel Hall Atrium
5:30 p.m. - 5:35 p.m. 
Robert Miles, Author, UNO Distinguished Lecturer and Conference Organizer
Topic: Welcome and Introductions

Afternoon Sessions: 5:30 p.m. – 6:15p.m.

Dinner with Sequoia Fund CEO David Poppe
Omaha Value Dinner
Keynote Speaker: David Poppe, CEO Sequoia Fund Inc.
(Included with Conference registration)
Value Investor Dinner

6:15 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. — Reception
6:45 p.m. - 7:15 p.m. — Dinner
7:15 p.m. - 8:15 p.m. — 2017 Keynote Speaker, Q & A
Keynote Topic: "TBA”
Location:  Scott Conference Center at the University of Nebraska (approx. 1 block from Mammel Hall)

Friday, May 5, 2017
 7:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
Breakfast and Coffee
REGISTRATION
University of Nebraska at Omaha, College of Business Administration, Mammel Hall Atrium
8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Conference Bookstore Open
Mammel Hall Atrium

Morning Sessions: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (w/2 Breaks)
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. — LUNCH:  Mammel Hall Atrium
Afternoon Sessions:  1:00 p.m. – 5:40 p.m. — (w/Breaks - including SEES CHOCOLATE Break)

5:40 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. — Closing Remarks - Bob Miles

Includes Omaha Value Dinner

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Value Investor Conference and Events
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Additional Information

Please note: Upon receipt of your payment you will receive an email registration confirmation from vicassistant@gmail.com. Name badges and table tents will be issued in lieu of tickets upon check-in. Seating is unassigned. If seats are still available, online registration will close at 6:00 p.m. the day BEFORE each event.
NO ON-SITE REGISTRATION.

Full Agendas will be sent to registrants.
All events are limited seating.


Berkshire Annual Meeting Credentials
Berkshire shareholders and their guests need credentials to attend the annual meeting, to get special discounts at Berkshire-owned businesses and to attend the other shareholder-only events in Omaha in the days before and after the meeting.


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Please note: The Value Investing Conference is scheduled so that attendees can attend all the official events related to the Berkshire Hathaway Annual Meeting (which is usually on the first Saturday of May in Omaha, NE)

Our events support Education, Scholarships and Charities with contributions to date: $136,770.

Please join us again in 2018 for our 15th Annual Value Investor Conference and Events:
Genius of Warren Buffett S18 - April 30, May 1, and 1, 2018;
Summit Series S18: May 3;
Value Investor Conference - May 3 - 4, 2018,
and Value Investor Dinner S18 - May 3, 2018.

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NEW! Register TWO for ONE!  Bring a friend along!

2017 Corporate Values Summit
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Held at the University of Nebraska Omaha, College of Business Administration

The Corporate Values Summit scheduled for Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 10 a.m. at Mammel Hall, will highlight several modules of the Genius of Warren Buffett course; corporate governance (the values and culture of the enterprise), Leadership, Character, CEO communication, and succession. Experts will explore these areas and contrast Berkshire Hathaway's governance and values to the rest of corporate America. The Corporate Values Summit is being sponsored by the University of Nebraska at Omaha School of Business Administration and is included with the Genius of Warren Buffett spring seminar tuition. Includes catered lunch and networking opportunities with presenters. For a limited time, a special reduced registration fee is available for enrolled students from ANY university worldwide and UNO alumni.

Do not miss another Summit with another great panel of speakers! Register today and Save!

2017 Corporate Values Summit

Announcing 2017 Summit Speakers

  • Peter Lefferts

    2017 Corporate Values Speaker
    Peter Lefferts
    , Director, American Express Bank, FSB https://www.linkedin.com/in/peter-lefferts-74985a16

    Topic:   TBA
    Takeaways: TBA

     

  • Lawrence Cunningham

    2017 Corporate Values Speaker
    Lawrence Cunningham
    , Author, Professor, George Washington Univerisity, Business Law and Corporate Governance  https://www.law.gwu.edu/lawrence-cunningham

    Topic:   TBA
    Takeaways: TBA

     

  • Paul Lountzis

    2017 Corporate Values Speaker
    Paul Lountzis
    , Founder, Lountzis Asset Management http://www.lountzis.com/about_us.html

    Topic:   TBA
    Takeaways: TBA

     

  • LJ Rittenhouse

    2017 Corporate Values Speaker
    L.J. Rittenhouse
    , Author, Founder, Rittenhouse Rankings

    Topic:   "How to Profit From Candor"

     

  • Robert Miles

    2017 Corporate Values Speaker
    Robert Miles
    , Author, Warren Buffett Scholar, UNO Adjunct Faculty

    Topic:   TBA
    Takeaways: TBA

     

  • And More!

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Summit Agenda


Thursday, May 4, 2017

9:15 p.m. – 9:55 a.m.
REGISTRATION
University of Nebraska at Omaha,
College of Business Administration,
Mammel Hall
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m
Summit Bookstore Open

9:55 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Welcome - Robert Miles

Summit Morning Session
(w/Break)
10:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Lunch (included with registration)
12:10 p.m. – 1:10 p.m.

Summit Afternoon Session
(w/Break)
12:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Closing Remarks - Bob Miles

Summit Info

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2017 Corporate Values Summit
May 4, 2017!
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Genius of Warren Buffett Networking
NEW! !
Announcing Genius of Warren Buffett Networking Preview ( GNP S17)
Sunday, April 30, 2017

Location: TBA
Time: TBA
For more information watch video or email vicassistant@gmail.com
(GNP S17 Omaha will be by invitation only for GOB S17 attendees and their guests - Register early for GOB S17 - limited seating.)

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Genius of Warren Buffett Course —  Spring 2017
"3-Day Investment, Lifelong Returns"

NOW REGISTERING - Spring 2017
3 - Days

One of a kind concentrated study of The Genius of Warren Buffett: The Science of Investing and the Art of Managing presented by Robert Miles.

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Learn the Oracle of Omaha’s educational timeline, investment principles, management philosophies, corporate governance, succession plan, mistakes, philanthropy and more.

Unique and Limited: One of a kind course
Inclusive and Diverse: Open to non-enrolled students from a variety of ages, academic backgrounds and work experience
Distinguished Guest Lecturers: Including Berkshire managers
Buffett Style Valuations: Immediately apply methods taught to value actual stocks and businesses acquired by Warren Buffett
Investment Challenge Contest: Present a stock that fits Buffett's acquisition criteria
Immediate Measurable Results: Previous participants selected an actual stock purchased by Berkshire Hathaway, have been promoted to lead Berkshire subsidiaries and appointed board members of non-profits
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Genius of Warren Buffett Spring 2017 Course
3 - Day Course - 24 hours
May 1, 2, and 3, 2017
Monday (5/1): 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. with catered lunch included!
Tuesday (5/2): 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. with catered lunch included!
Wednesday (5/3): 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. with catered lunch included! Standard Registration Fee = $3,995.
Corporate Values Summit (included with Spring 2017)
Thursday (5/4/2017): 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Includes lunch!

Standard Registration Fee = $695.
Register Now for Limited Time Savings!
Save $1,210 — Register by 2/28/17 for $3,680.! Register Now!

(See additional registration options: Spring 2017 Genius Course, 2017 Value Investor Conference, Summit Series, and Value Dinner on Registraton page.)

Note: Group Discounts available. 4 or more receive 20 percent off current rate. (Limited seating for this course.)

Make your travel plans now.  Spring 2017 registration now underway for this popular course that usually is sold out. 
Click here for detailed course information and syllabus.

University of Nebraska OmahaEMB UNO (http://cba2.unomaha.edu/
ExecMgmt/BuffettGenius/)

Fall 2017 Course [36 hours]
Dates:  TBA
Fall Schedule:
Thursday (3 p.m. - 9 p.m. Includes catered dinner.)
Friday (3 p.m. - 9 p.m. Includes catered dinner.)
Saturday (8 a.m. - 2 p.m. Includes catered lunch.)

Genius of Warren Buffett Registration

"Genius Course for Spring 2015 included an international group of students representing 18 countries and was sold out."

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Genius of Warren Buffett Class Spring 2015 with Susie Buffett
Spring 2016 Genius of Warren Buffett class with guest speaker, Donald Wurster (President, National Indemnity Company and Berkshire Hathaway Life Insurance Company of Nebraska) and instructor Bob Miles.
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Topics in Robert Miles' “Genius of Warren Buffett” class at UNO this week included “the Oracle of Omaha's educational timeline, investment principles, management philosophies, corporate governance, succession plan, mistakes, philanthropy and more,” according to the class marketing materials. — CHRIS MACHIAN/THE WORLD-HERALD
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Fall 2014, S2015 Genius of Warren Buffett Course guest speaker, Susie Buffett.

Announcing Early Registration for 2017 Genius of Warren Buffett Course - May 1, 2 and 3, 2017.

  • 3 Day Genius of Buffett Course
  • Guest speakers
Register Now. This class fills early.

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Berkshire Annual Meeting Credentials
Berkshire shareholders and their guests need credentials to attend the annual meeting, to get special discounts at Berkshire-owned businesses and to attend the other shareholder-only events in Omaha in the days before and after the meeting.

Presenters include:
Warren Buffett CEOs, Publicly Traded Company Founders and CEOs, Best Selling Authors,
and World Renowned Professional Money Managers.
Travel Note: Conference is scheduled before Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting in Omaha. 
Conference begins on Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 4 p.m. and concludes
on Friday, May 5, 2017
at 5:00 p.m.
Previous Value Investor Conference Interviews
Join us in 2018!
Please join us again in 2018 for our 15th Annual Value Investor Conference and Events:
  • Genius of Warren Buffett S18 - April 30, May 1, and 2, 2018
  • Summit Series S18: May 3
  • Value Investor Conference - May 3 - 4, 2018
  • Value Investor Dinner S18 - May 3, 2018
Value Investor Celebrating 13 Years
VIC 2014, 2015 and 2016 sold out with a United Nations of like minded investors with attendees from around the globe representing 6 continents and over 30 countries.
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Germany=Wunderbar
Greece
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Indonesia
Ireland
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