18th Annual Beecken Petty O’Keefe & Company Private Equity Conference
The Beecken Petty O’Keefe & Company Private Equity Conference, hosted by the Polsky Center and Chicago Booth, is an annual event that brings together financiers, students, and entrepreneurs to network and share insights into the dynamics of investing in a constantly changing economy. The conference aims to provide high value to private equity practitioners by combining knowledge from both the industry and academia that would be hard to find in any other setting. Through a series of engaging keynote addresses and panel sessions, leading industry individuals offer expertise and thought leadership on issues important to both the financier and entrepreneur. This year’s keynote speakers include Penny Pritzker(Founder and Chairman, PSP Partners and the 38th US Secretary of Commerce), Johannes Huth, MBA ’86 (Member and Head, KKR Europe), and Phil Canfield, MBA ’96 (Managing Director, GTCR).