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.
Now in its 15th 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 2019, this premier level event returns to the NH Collection Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky in Amsterdam on 16 May.
The IPE Seminar Series visits different cities across Europe each year and provides pension funds and similar institutional investors with insight, valuable advice and inspiration, as well as a forum for discussion of the latest issues. The IPE Breakfast Seminars are targeted, niche events with specific content cutting to the core of the topic under discussion.
There are two topics in 2019:
  • ESG, 21 May-25 June
  • Credit & Alternative Credit, 17 Sept-08 Oct
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 and kicks off with an exclusive dinner for pension fund delegates and speakers.
In 2019, the IPE Equities Conference is again hosted in association with the London Stock Exchange at their office and event complex in London on 27 June.
Real Assets and Infrastructure Conference
The IPE Real Assets & Infrastructure Investment Strategies 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 will take place over two days on 26 and 27 September in Brussels.
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 2019, IPE In Iceland returns to Reykjavik on 03 October.
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 2019, the IPE Real Assets Breakfasts Seminars visited Amsterdam, Copenhagen and Munich in January.