This year’s 10th Edition of CAIP (Canadian Alternative Investments in Pensions) West Forum is the leading event for Senior Pension Investment Executives, having served over 700 institutional investors and senior executives with total fund oversight from the top pension plans across Canada.

In 2016, the CAIP Forum has organized speaker faculties representing Canadian Institutional Investors from coast to coast responsible for over $1.6 Trillion AUM!

Due to historically low interest rates more institutional investors are moving into alternatives in search of yields. CAIP West is the only Canadian Forum out west focusing exclusively on alternative investment that is designed by pension plans for pension plans. Join your peers in vibrant Vancouver to discover where leading voices in the industry see the next investment opportunities, and what innovative investment strategies they are researching, evaluating, and deploying.


This Year’s Highlights Include:

  • Senior Risk Panel – Measuring and Managing Risk in Alterative Investments
  • Total Portfolio Construction: Building a Holistic and Robust Portfolio & What Allocation is Appropriate?
  • Good Governance: Empowering your Board
  • Clean and Renewable Investments
  • Welcoming on board 2 new Advisory Board Members
    • Janet Julé, CIO at the SHEPP
    • Stephen J. Thompson, Executive Director of Capital Markets at the Department of Treasury Board and Finance, Government of Alberta.