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IRA Sohn Conference 2015 Agenda
12:00 Opening Remarks: Doug Hirsch, Co-Chair, Sohn Conference Foundation
12:05 David Einhorn, Founder and President, Greenlight Capital, Inc.
12:20 Barry Rosenstein, Founder and Managing Partner, JANA Partners LLC
12:35 Keith Meister, Founder and Managing Partner, Corvex Management LP
12:50 Jay Walker, Executive Chairman, Patent Properties Inc.
1:05 Leon Cooperman, Chairman and CEO, Omega Advisors, Inc.
2:10 Larry Robbins, Founder, Portfolio Manager, and CEO, Glenview Capital Management LLC
2:25 Trevor Reilly, New York Jets Linebacker – Sohn Courage Award
2:40 Mala Gaonkar, Co-Portfolio Manager, Lone Pine Capital LLC
2:55 Sohn Investment Idea Contest
3:10 Jeffrey Gundlach, CEO and CIO, DoubleLine Capital LP
4:20 David Tepper, Founder, Appaloosa Management, L.P.
4:35 20 Years of Sohn
4:45 Magnus Carlsen, World’s #1-Ranked Chess Player
5:05 Ian Bremmer, President and Founder, Eurasia Group, Ltd.
5:20 William Ackman, CEO and Portfolio Manager, Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P.
5:35 Closing Remarks: Dan Nir, Co-Chair, Sohn Conference Foundation