Events

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

European Private Equity Research Consortium (PERC) Symposium 2019

Thursday May 30, 2019 to Friday May 31, 2019
Saïd Business School, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
Institute for Private Capital

This invitation-only symposium will be similar in structure and style to the longstanding PERC Symposium held in the fall in Chapel Hill. This event will supplement and bring new topics to light in the ever-expanding field of private equity research. More

Alliance for Research on Corporate Sustainability (ARCS) Conference

Wednesday June 5, 2019 to Friday June 7, 2019
Kenan Center, Kenan-Flagler Business School, Chapel Hill, NC
Center for Sustainable Enterprise

The 11th Annual ARCS Research Conference will be hosted by the Center for Sustainable Enterprise at the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School and Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise. More

Effects of Corporate and Business Provisions of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Thursday June 6, 2019 • 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Urban Institute, Washington DC
UNC Tax Center

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) of 2017 significantly changed how business income is taxed. To what extent have these changes affected tax planning decisions and the economy? Join the UNC Tax Center and the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center as experts in accounting, taxation and economics offer their perspectives. More

Kenan Institute Open House

Wednesday August 28, 2019 • 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Kenan Center, Kenan-Flagler Business School, Chapel Hill, NC

Join leaders from the Kenan Institute and its affiliated centers for an informational meet-and-greet where you can enjoy light bites and drinks while learning more about how to get involved with the institute’s work. More

UNC Sustainability Awards

Thursday September 5, 2019 • 5:30 PM
NC Botanical Gardens, Chapel Hill, NC
Center for Sustainable Enterprise

As long-standing leaders in sustainability, the Center for Sustainable Enterprise and the Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise are proud to host the University of North Carolina Sustainability Awards. More

Black Communities: A Conference for Collaboration

Monday September 9, 2019 to Wednesday September 11, 2019
Carolina Theatre, Durham, NC
NCGrowth

Black Communities: A Conference for Collaboration will take place Sept. 9–11, 2019 at the Carolina Theatre in Durham, N.C. The Black Communities Conference, a.k.a. #BlackCom2019, is a vibrant and uniquely important gathering featuring panel discussions, local tours, film screenings, workshops, keynotes and more. More

Commercial Real Estate Data Alliance (CREDA) Conference

Thursday October 3, 2019 to Friday October 4, 2019
Rizzo 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

11th Annual Private Equity Research Consortium (PERC) Symposium

Thursday November 14, 2019 to Friday November 15, 2019
Rizzo Center, Chapel Hill, NC
Institute for Private Capital

Private equity continues to grow as a major investment vehicle in the U.S. and globally. The 11th annual PERC Conference will build on its legacy as a leading research symposium in the ever-expanding field of private equity. More