Please contact Rebecca Mormino ( • 919.843.6287) for additional information regarding any of the Kenan Institute’s events.

Economics of Aging Workshop

Thursday June 1, 2017 to Friday June 2, 2017 • Rizzo Conference Center, Chapel Hill, NC

This workshop will combine presentations of cutting-edge research, overviews of data and resources at UNC and networking sessions to plant the seeds for new collaborative research on the issues of aging. More

Kenan Institute Open House

Thursday September 7, 2017 • Kenan Center, Kenan-Flagler Business School, Chapel Hill, NC

Find out what opportunities the institute has for you.  Join us for the 2017 annual Welcome Reception in the Kenan Center Dining Room. More

Basketball Analytics Summit

Thursday September 14, 2017 to Friday September 15, 2017 • Kenan-Flagler Business School, Chapel Hill, NC
Center of Sport Business

The 4th Annual Summit engages and explores the best practices of the leading basketball experts (professionals, students, and scholars) who work and conduct research in the discipline of performance and business analytics. Past sessions included: Fan Experience & Engagement, Individual Performance, Marketing/Ticketing, Sport Science, and Entrepreneurship in Analytics. In addition, undergraduate and graduate students are welcome to participate in the NBA Analytics Case Competition. More

2017 UNC Sustainability Awards

Friday September 22, 2017 • The Carolina Club, Chapel Hill, NC

The prestigious UNC Sustainability Awards recognize leadership and best practice in environmental and business sustainability for North Carolina enterprises. More

Real Estate Research Conference

Thursday October 5, 2017 to Friday October 6, 2017 • Rizzo Conference Center, Chapel Hill, NC
Institute for Private Capital

The Business of Aging, the Silver Tsunami, and the Eldercare Economy

Friday October 27, 2017 • Kenan Center, Kenan-Flagler Business School, Chapel Hill, NC
Urban Investment Strategies Center

The aging of the boomer generation combined with increased longevity is ushering in a huge wave of older adults, a silver tsunami which will dramatically transform all of our nation’s social, economic, and political institutions. More

Private Equity Research Consortium Conference

Thursday November 9, 2017 to Friday November 10, 2017 • Rizzo Conference Center, Chapel Hill, NC
Institute for Private Capital


Hedge Fund Research Conference

Friday December 8, 2017 • New York City

Kenan Institute Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Conference

Thursday January 18, 2018 to Friday January 19, 2018 • Breakers, Palm Beach, Fl
Center for Entrepreneurial Studies

This invitation-only conference will convene 100 thought-leaders from academics, industry and government to debate the most challenging current issues in the field of entrepreneurship and set the agenda for future research and policy. More

UNC Alternative Investments Conference

Thursday March 8, 2018 • The Carolina Inn, Chapel Hill, NC
Institute for Private Capital

Since 2008, the Alternative Investments Conference has served as a forum for private equity, hedge fund, venture capital, and other alternative asset professionals to network, share ideas, and stay abreast of industry trends. More