Since launching the IPE Awards in 2001, IPE 's portfolio of events has continued to grow and now encompasses a range of highly topical and specialist pensions conferences, seminars and awards ceremonies.
The IPE Conference & Awards is the must-attend annual event for pensions professionals and service providers in Europe’s pensions industry. With over 350 senior level pension fund executives attending, it is a unique opportunity to network and exchange ideas and establish new contacts. The Conference features top level speakers and topic-led workshops presenting solutions to the challenges Europe's pensions industry faces. The Awards recognise and reward the hard work and creative thinking of Europe's pension funds and their executives, setting the industry benchmark for excellence.
In 2019, the Tivoli Congress Center in the dynamic city of Copenhagen will again host this industry leading event on 03 and 04 December.
The IPE Breakfast Seminar Series visits different cities across Europe each year and provides pension funds and similar institutional investors with insight and advice, as well as a forum for discussion.
In 2020, the IPE Real Assets Breakfasts Seminars wiill take place as follows:
  • Copenhagen - Tuesday 28 January
  • Amsterdam - Wednesday 29 January
  • Munich - Thursday 30 January
Now in its 16th year, the IPE Real Estate Global Conference & Awards is firmly established in the real estate event calendar and has become the premier event of its kind for institutional investors. The Conference is a forum for investors examining the key issues they face. The evening Awards Ceremony recognises and rewards best practice, outstanding performance and innovation within the real estate sector.
In 2020, this premier level event returns to Copenhagen where it will take place at the newly-opened Villa Copenhagen on 14 May.
The IPE Seminar Series visits different cities across Europe each year and provides pension funds and similar institutional investors with insight and advice, as well as a forum for discussion.
There will be two topics in 2020 (dates to be announced):
  • ESG - February & March
  • Credit & Alternative Credit - September & October
Institutional Investment in Private Capital is a new event from the Irish Department of Finance and IPE International Publishers. Designed for the Irish pension funds, this half-day conference will provide for an opportunity for European pension fund managers to share their experiences, and views on best practice, when allocating capital to alternative asset classes.
In 2020, IPE Ireland will return to Dublin during the spring (date to be announced)
The IPE Equities Conference targets an audience of senior investment leaders at pension plans in Europe and beyond, as this core asset class remains a key return driver and source of diversification for funds and their beneficiaries. This event also offers unparallelled networking opportunities for pension fund delegates and the asset management community.
In 2019, the IPE Equities Conference is again hosted in association with London Stock Exchange at their office and event complex in London in June.
Real Assets & Infrastructure
Global Investor Conference 2019
The IPE Real Assets & Infrastructure Global Investor Conference is a specialist event for European pension funds and their service providers to discuss real asset and infrastructure investments.
In 2019, the IPE Real Assets & Infrastructure Conference took place over two days in September in Brussels. It will return in September 2020 (date to be announced)
IPE In Iceland is a dedicated forum for Icelandic pension funds, aiming to examine global diversification opportunities in Iceland's post-capital controls environment.
In 2020, IPE In Iceland will return to Reykjavik in October (date to be announced)