Wharton Restructuring and Distressed Investing Conference 2018

Peering Over the Edge: Investing in a Mature Credit Cycle

Friday, February 23, 2018 • The Plaza - New York


Friday, February 23, 2018

7:30 AM–8:45 AM Registration/Networking Breakfast
(Centennial & Ballroom Foyers)
9:00 AM–9:50 AM Keynote 1
James Dinan - Chairman, Co-Chief Executive Officer, and Founder - York Capital Management
(Grand Ballroom)
9:50 AM–10:00 AM Transit/Networking Break
10:00 AM–11:00 AM Concurrent Panels:
Distressed Hedge Fund
(Terrace Room)
Navigating Choppy Waters: Restructuring in the Maritime Space
(Xavier, Pulitzer, Champagne Suite)
11:00 AM–11:10 AM Transit/Networking Break
11:10 AM–12:00 PM Keynote 2
Marc Lasry - Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and Co-Founder - Avenue Capital Group
(Grand Ballroom)
12:00 PM–1:10 PM Lunch
(Grand Ballroom)
1:10 PM–2:00 PM Keynote 3
Bruce Richards - Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and Co-Founder - Marathon Asset Management
(Grand Ballroom)
2:00 PM–2:10 PM Transit/Networking Break
2:10 PM–3:10 PM Concurrent Panels:
Lifecycle of a Retail Restructuring
(Terrace Room)
Case Study: Avaya
(Xavier, Pulitzer, Champagne Suite)
3:10 PM–3:20 PM Transit/Networking Break
3:20 PM–4:20 PM Concurrent Panels:
Litigation Finance for Distressed Companies
(Terrace Room)
Chapter 11 Cases of Multinational Businesses
(Xavier, Pulitzer, Champagne Suite)
4:20 PM–5:30 PM Cocktail Reception
(Centennial Foyer)

Note: Agenda is subject to change.

Platinum Sponsors

Kirkland & Ellis LLP Miller Buckfire

Gold Sponsors

AlixPartners Centerview Partners Schulte Roth & Zabel Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Silver Sponsors

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP Bentham IMF McKinsey & Company Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP Paul Weiss Reorg Research

Bronze Sponsors

Alvarez & Marzal Lazard Millstein & Co. PJT Partners

Media Partners

Acuris AIRA The Deal Debtwire Global Restructuring Review Mergermarket TMA - New York Chapter TMA WSO WPEN Xtract Research