Events

For additional information regarding any of the Kenan Institute’s events, send an email to kievents@kenan-flagler.unc.edu.

Kenan Institute Open House

Tuesday August 28, 2018
Kenan Center, Kenan-Flagler Business School, Chapel Hill, NC

Find out what opportunities the institute has for you. Join us for the 2018 annual Welcome Reception in the Kenan Center Dining Room. More

Community Development Investment Workshop

Tuesday September 18, 2018
Kenan Center, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, Chapel Hill, NC

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the FDIC, and the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond – in partnership with the USDA and the SBA – will hold a workshop for Rural Business Investment Companies (RBICs), Small Business Investment Companies (SBICs), and banks. More

Real Estate Conference

Thursday October 11, 2018 to Friday October 12, 2018
Rizzo Conference Center, Chapel Hill, NC
Institute for Private Capital

Real Estate investments continue to rise in importance in the alternative asset space. The Institute for Private Capital will host this event which will present innovative and leading research on real estate investments. More

North Carolina Investment Forum

Wednesday October 24, 2018
Kenan Center, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, Chapel Hill, NC

The North Carolina Investment Forum will be held October 24th at the Kenan Center in Chapel Hill. More

10th Annual Private Equity Research Consortium (PERC) Symposium

Thursday November 1, 2018 to Friday November 2, 2018
Rizzo Conference Center, Chapel Hill, NC
Institute for Private Capital

Private equity continues to grow as a major investment vehicle in the US and globally. The 10th annual PERC Conference will build on its legacy as a leading research symposium in the ever-expanding field of private equity. More

Dean’s Speaker Series: Bill Rogers

Monday November 19, 2018
Kenan Center, Kenan-Flagler Business School, Chapel Hill, NC

Join us for an afternoon with Chairman, and Chief Executive Officer of SunTrust Banks, Bill Rogers. Rogers has led a significant transformation of the company, building upon its client-first culture and increasing focus on operating returns and efficiency. He is also a champion for the company’s philanthropy and volunteerism. More

Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Conference

Thursday January 31, 2019 to Friday February 1, 2019
Breakers, Palm Beach, Fl

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

2019 UNC Sustainability Awards

Thursday May 9, 2019
The Carolina Club, Chapel Hill, NC
Center for Sustainable Enterprise

The prestigious UNC Sustainability Awards recognize leadership and best practice in environmental and business sustainability for North Carolina enterprises. A rigorous selection process chooses winners from a large pool of nominees. The event provides an opportunity for innovators to share their stories and be recognized by the Kenan-Flagler Business School’s Center for Sustainable Enterprise and the Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise at this invitation-only dinner. More