Genius ofWarren Buffett Course

13th Annual Value Investor Conference - Omaha

Date: Thursday and Friday, April 28 and 29, 2016
Location: University of Nebraska at Omaha, College of Business Adminstration

Charlie Munger Summit

Summit Series
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2016 - April 28, 2016
Topic:  TBA in the Fall
2015 - Charlie Munger Summit
Charlie Munger Summit
Sold out 2015 Charlie Munger Summit with Ron Olson
2014 - Corporate Values

Welcome to the official information and registration site for the annual Value Investor Conference and Events held at the University of Nebraska - Omaha, College of Business Adminstration, Mammel Hall.

    The 2016 Value Investor Conference - Omaha affords you the opportunity to:

  • Meet investors from around the world.
  • Learn about the unique processes used by successful value investors.
  • Receive alternative perspectives from successful money managers, proven investment professionals, private investors, best selling authors, business managers, and journalists.
  • Network with other experienced and savvy value oriented investors.
  • Limited registration means a more intimate atmosphere, greater access to presenters and more productive networking opportunities.

Be sure to take full advantage of this unique opportunity to interact with these knowledgeable speakers in an informal atmosphere.
Register for VIC 2016 Now and Save! 
(Please note for your 2016 travel plans:  2015 was sold out 4 months ahead of the Conference date. Insure your seat and register today!)

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Note: The Value Investing Conference is scheduled so that attendees can attend all the official events related to the Berkshire Hathaway Annual Meeting (which is usually on the first Saturday of May in Omaha, NE)

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Register TWO before 9/30/15 and Save $2,500 each!

Genius of Warren Buffett Course —  Fall 2015

One of a kind concentrated study of The Genius of Warren Buffett: The Science of Investing and the Art of Managing presented by Robert Miles. 

Fall 2015 Course
2 Non-Consecutive weekends - 36 hours
Oct 1 - 3, 2015 and Oct 15 - 17, 2015
Thursday: 3 p.m. - 9 p.m. with catered dinner included!
Friday: 3 - 9 p.m. with catered dinner included!
Saturday: 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. with catered lunch included!

Standard Registration Fee = $3,995.
Register Now for Limited Time Super Savings!
Save $2,500 — Register TWO by September 30, 2015 for $1,495. each! Register Now!

(Additional registration options include Fall 2015 Genius Course, 2016 Value Investor Conference, Summit Series, and Value Dinner)

Learn the Oracle of Omaha’s educational timeline, investment principles, management philosophies, corporate governance, succession plan, mistakes, philanthropy and more.

● Unique and Limited: One of a kind course
● Inclusive and Diverse: Open to non-enrolled students from a variety of ages, academic backgrounds and work experience
● Distinguished Guest Lecturers: Including Berkshire managers
● Buffett Style Valuations: Immediately apply methods taught to value actual stocks and businesses acquired by Warren Buffett
● Investment Challenge Contest: Present a stock that fits Buffett's acquisition criteria
● Immediate Measurable Results: Previous participants selected an actual stock purchased by Berkshire Hathaway, have been promoted to lead Berkshire subsidiaries and appointed board members of non-profits

Note: Group Discounts available. 4 or more receive 20 percent off current rate. (Limited seating for this course.)

Make your travel plans now.  Fall 2015 and Spring 2016 registration now underway for this popular course that usually is sold out. 
Click here for detailed course information and syllabus.

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ExecMgmt/BuffettGenius/)


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"Genius Course for Spring 2015 included an international group of students representing 18 countries and was sold out."

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Mammel Hall Welcome screen for the Genius of Warren Buffett course.
The Genius of Warren Buffett Course Testimonial Video (3 min. feature) was produced by five graduates (William Maag, Feng Chang, Matt Ord, Mark O'Hare, and Jamie Hunt). This clip was produced, filmed and edited by UNO student PR firm MaverickPR.
Genius of Warren Buffett Class Spring 2015 with Susie Buffett
Spring 2015 Genius of Warren Buffett class with intructor Bob Miles and guest speaker Susie Buffett.
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Topics in Robert Miles' “Genius of Warren Buffett” class at UNO this week included “the Oracle of Omaha's educational timeline, investment principles, management philosophies, corporate governance, succession plan, mistakes, philanthropy and more,” according to the class marketing materials. — CHRIS MACHIAN/THE WORLD-HERALD
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Bob Miles presenting at the 2012 Value Investor Conference. (Photo courtesy: iMoney — Eric Tsang)
Fall 2014 Genius of Warren Buffett Course guest speaker, Susie Buffett.
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Value Investor Conference 2016

13th Annual Value Investor Conference
April 28 - 29, 2016
Super Registration Savings until September 30, 2015 includes:

  • 2-day Value Investor Conference
  • Omaha Value Dinner
    Value Investor Dinner
  • Savings of $925. with discounted early registration by 9/30/15
  • $1,045. registration fee

Register Now for the Conference only and SAVE $925!


OR—Save $3,665. with Big Bundle Registrations! Go to Registration page for details!

 

(Previous Conferences have Sold Out)

Value Investor Broadcast Suite
Value Investor Agenda

Thursday, April 28, 2016
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
REGISTRATION
University of Nebraska at Omaha,
College of Business Administration,
Mammel Hall Atrium

4:00 p.m. - 4:05 p.m. 
Robert Miles, Author, UNO Distinguished Lecturer and Conference Organizer
Topic: Welcome and Introductions

4:05 p.m. – 4:40 p.m.
Speaker:  TBA, Topic: "TBA"

4:40 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Speaker:  TBA, Topic: "TBA"

5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Speaker:  TBA, Topic: "TBA"

Omaha Value Dinner
Value Investor Dinner

6:15 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. — Reception
6:45 p.m. - 7:15 p.m. — Dinner
7:15 p.m. - 8:15 p.m. — Keynote, Q & A
Keynote Topic: TBA
Location:  Scott Conference Center at the University of Nebraska (approx. 1 block from Mammel Hall)

Friday, April 29, 2016
 7:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
Breakfast and Coffee
REGISTRATION
University of Nebraska at Omaha,
College of Business Administration,
Mammel Hall Atrium

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Speaker:  TBA, Topic: "TBA"

9:00 a.m. - 9:20 a.m.
BREAK
Mammel Hall Atrium

9:20 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Speaker:  TBA, Topic: "TBA"

10:00 a.m. – 10:40 a.m.
Speaker:  TBA, Topic: "TBA"

10:40 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
BREAK
Mammel Hall Atrium

11:00 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.
Speaker:  TBA, Topic: "TBA"

11:40 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.
Speaker:  TBA, Topic: "TBA"

12:20 p.m. - 1:20 p.m.
LUNCH
Mammel Hall Atrium

1:20 p.m. - 2:20 p.m.
Speaker:  TBA, Topic: "TBA"

2:20 p.m. – 2:40 p.m.
BREAK
Mammel Hall Atrium

2:40 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.
Speaker:  TBA, Topic: "TBA"

3:20 p.m. – 4:20 p.m.
Speaker:  TBA, Topic: "TBA"

4:20 p.m. - 4:40 p.m.
SEES CHOCOLATE BREAK
Mammel Hall Atrium

4:40 p.m. – 5:40 p.m.
Speaker:  TBA, Topic: "TBA"

5:40 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.
Closing Remarks -
Bob Miles

Value Investor Register

Insure your seat for 2016 VIC.  Register early and save!  The Conference usually sells out early.  Please note for your 2016 travel plans:  2015 was sold out over 4 months ahead of the Conference date. Auditorium seating for the 2015 Conference was sold out by 1/1/15.
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Next Summit - Thursday, April 28, 2016
  • Jon Clifton

    Jon Clifton, Managing Director, Gallup World Poll

    Topic: “Gallup Analytics: Different Data for Different Insights”
    Time: Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 10:40 a.m.

  • Jean-Marie Eveillard

    Jean-Marie Eveillard, Senior Investment Adviser, First Eagle Funds

    Topic: “Value Investing: It Makes Sense and It Works Over Time”
    Thursday, 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

  • Mariko Gordon

    Mariko Gordon, Founder, CEO and CIO, Daruma Capital Management

    Topic: "The Cloud, the Grid and the Successful Investor"
    Friday, 11:00 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.

  • Michael Kemp

    Michael Kemp, Author

    Topic: "Uncommon Sense:  Investment Wisdom since the Stock Market’s Dawn"
    Thursday, 4:05 p.m. - 4:40 p.m.

  • Roger Lowenstein

    Roger Lowenstein, Author, Director, Sequoia Fund

    Topic: "Buffett: The Making of an American Capitalist Twenty Years Later"
    Friday, 1:20 p.m. - 2:20 p.m.

  • Guy Spier

    Guy Spier, Author, Managing Partner, Aquamarine Capital

    Topic: "The Education of a Value Investor: Quest for Wealth, Wisdom and Enlightenment"
    Friday, 11:40 a.m. - 12:20 a.m.

  • Lauren Templeton

    Lauren Templeton, Author, Founder and President, Lauren Templeton Capital Management

    Topic: "Investing the Templeton Way: Market Beating Strategies of a Legendary Value Investor"
    Friday, 9:20 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

  • William Thorndike

    Will Thorndike, Author, Managing Director, Housatonic Partners

    Topic: "The Outsiders: Exceptional Capital Allocators"
    Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

  • Bill Child

    Bill Child, Chairman, R.C. Willey Home Furnishings

    Topic: "How to Build a Business Warren Buffett Would Buy: The R.C. Willey Story"
    Friday, 3:20 p.m. - 4:20 p.m.

  • Greg LeBlanc

    Greg LeBlanc, Adjunct Lecturer, University of California

    Topic: "Understanding Investment Bubbles: Behavioral Finance and Investment Strategy"
    Friday, 2:40 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.

  • Hendrik Leber

    Hendrik Leber, Founder and Portfolio Manager at ACATIS Investment, Frankfurt

    Topic: "The Great Minds of Investing"
    Thursday, 4:40 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

  • John H Rogers

    John W. Rogers, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Ariel Investments

    Topic: "A conversation with John Rogers: Three Decades as a Patient Value Investor"
    Friday, 4:40 p.m. - 5:40 p.m.

  • Read Presenter Bios here.Next Page
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Register for our 2016 Value Conference and Save $925!  Includes the Omaha Value Dinner!  Insure your auditorium seat and dinner reservation with Early Registration. 

Six continents and over 26 countries were represented at the 2014 Value Investor Conference.  An International Symposium for value investors.
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2014 11th Annual Value Investor Conference speaker keynote presentation by Arnold Van Den Berg
Value Investor Summit Series

2016 Summit
Date: April 28, 2016
Location: University of Nebraska-Omaha
College of Business Administration
Mammel Hall
Time: TBA
Keynote Speakers: TBA
Topic: TBA in the Fall

Big Bundle Registration Savings until September 30, 2015!
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Date:  Thursday, April 28, 2016
Location: University of Nebraska College of Business Administration Mammel Hall Auditorium (67th St. and Pine)
Time: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Registration: Includes lunch

Value Investor Agenda

Thursday, April 28, 2016

8:30 p.m. – 8:55 a.m.
REGISTRATION
University of Nebraska at Omaha,
College of Business Administration,
Mammel Hall

8:55 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Welcome - Robert Miles

9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.
Speaker:  TBA, Topic: "TBA"

9:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Speaker:  TBA, Topic: "TBA"

10:00 a.m. – 10:20 a.m.
BREAK

10:20 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
Speaker:  TBA, Topic: "TBA"

11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Speaker:  TBA, Topic: "TBA"

Value Investor Conference Charlie Munger Summit
Sold out audience for the 2015 Charlie Munger Summit with Ron Olson taking questions from Wall Street Journal Reporter, Anupreeta Das.

12:15 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Lunch

12:45 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Speaker:  TBA, Topic: "TBA"

2:15 p.m. – 3:00p.m.
Speaker:  TBA, Topic: "TBA"

3:00 p.m. – 3:05 p.m.
Closing Remarks - Bob Miles

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2014 Corporate Values Summit

Charlie Munger Summit - 2015 (Sold Out)

Purpose: To explore the legal, business, investment and partnership legacy of Berkshire Hathaway's Vice Chairman

  • Robert P Miles

    Robert Miles, Host, Author, Adjunct Faculty UNO

    Welcome - Closing Remarks
    Thursday, 8:55 a.m. ,  3:00 p.m.

  • Ron Olson Esq.

    Ron Olson, Managing Partner, Munger, Tolles and Olson, Berkshire Director

    Topic: "Q & A with Ron Olson - Charlie Munger's Legacy: Legal, Partnership, Investment, Business, Philanthropy, Character and more"
    Thursday, 12:45 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

  • Preeta Das

    Anupreeta Das, Reporter, Wall Street Journal

    Topic: "Q & A with Ron Olson"
    Thursday, 12:45 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

  • Janet Lowe

    Janet Lowe, Author, Damn Right: Behind the Scenes with Berkshire Hathaway Billionaire Charlie Munger

    Topic: "Damn Right: Behind the Scenes with Berkshire Hathaway Billionaire Charlie Munger"
    Thursday, 2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

  • Larry Cunningham

    Larry Cunningham, Author, Professor GWU Law School

    Topic: "Berkshire Beyond Buffett . . . and Munger . . ."
    Thursday, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

  • Jeff Matthews

    Jeff Matthews, General Partner, Ram Partners LP

    Topic: "What Even Jeff Matthews Can't Make Up About Charlie Munger"
    Thursday, 10:20 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

  • Hendrik Leber

    Hendrik Leber, Founder and Portfolio Manager at ACATIS Investment, Frankfurt

    Topic: "The Great Minds of Investing:  Charlie Munger"
    Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.

  • Steve Jordon

    Steve Jordon, author, business journalist and has written for The Omaha World-Herald (a Berkshire Hathaway company) since 1967. 

    Topic: "How Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger Shaped One Another"
    Thursday, 9:15 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

  • Read Presenter Bios here.

Value Investor Dinner

Omaha Value Dinner
(Included with VIC early registration)
April 28, 2016
Location:
Scott Conference Center
(across the street from Mammel Hall)

2016 Keynote Speaker:
TBA
6:15 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. — Reception
6:45 p.m. - 7:15 p.m. — Dinner
7:15 p.m. - 8:45 p.m. — Keynote, Q & A

Value Investor Register
Registration Savings until September 30, 2015!

William Thorndike
2015 Keynote Speaker, Tom Russo, Partner and Portfolio Manager at Gardner Russo & Gardner
speaking and taking questions to a sold-out OVD audience on the topic: "Capacity to Suffer: Global Value Equity Investing" .
Presenters include:
Warren Buffett CEOs, Publicly Traded Company Founders and CEOs, Best Selling Authors,
and World Renown Professional Money Managers.
Travel Note: Conference is scheduled before Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting in Omaha. 
Conference begins on Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 4 p.m. and concludes
on Friday, May 1, 2016
at 5:00 p.m.

Berkshire Annual Meeting Credentials
Berkshire shareholders need credentials to attend the annual meeting, to get special discounts at Berkshire-owned businesses and to attend the other shareholder-only events in Omaha in the days before and after the May 2 meeting.

If you are not able to order your complimentary passes via mail, you can pick them up in Omaha, Nebraska at the CenturyLink Center the day before or the morning of the meeting. Each shareholder may stop by the Shareholder Services kiosk in the lobby, show proof of ownership, such as a brokerage statement, and an ID and receive up to four credentials.

Previous Value Investor Conference Interviews
Please join us again on April 27 and 28, 2017 for our 14th Annual Value Investor Conference with premium presenters at the same great location, University of Nebraska, College of Business Administration, Mammel Hall. Now Accepting Early Registrations for auditorium seats. Go to Registration.
VIC 2015 sold out with a United Nations of like minded investors with attendees from around the globe representing 6 continents and over 30 countries.
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France
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Greece
India
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Ireland
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