12:00–5:00 p.m.

Refreshments in Exhibit Hall

Exhibit Hall │ Hall A │ Level 2

CFA Institute Forum
The Forum is the place to go to connect with fellow delegates, hear first-hand about current CFA Institute initiatives, share your thoughts with staff, and learn about the benefits of membership. The Forum will be busy throughout the conference with speaker meet and greets, online demos, special-interest presentations, and small-group networking.

#CFAedge Social Media Lounge
Join the conversation using #CFAedge and stop by the social media lounge to ask our staff your burning social media questions. While here, you can view the leaderboard of the best social media posts from the conference, see a live feed of all social media coverage, take a souvenir photo, and satisfy your sweet tooth.

CFA Institute Career Center
Learn about the many career resources CFA Institute offers—including the newly launched, online CFA Institute Career Center—and meet with career and executive coaches. Coaches are available to discuss your career management, soft-skill, and leadership questions.

Professional headshots are offered as a complimentary benefit to conference delegates. Come by to have your photo taken, then visit the social media lounge to start using it with your accounts.

Virtual Link
New this year, the CFA Institute Virtual Link will bring the Annual Conference experience online with live broadcasts of select sessions, exclusive speaker interviews, and discussions of current topics. Swing by the Virtual Link Studio to get a sneak peek.

Popular industry titles and a variety of books written by conference speakers are available for purchase. Speaker book signings will be held throughout the conference.

Recharge Lounge
Take a break to power up your gadgets and your mind with access to charging stations, internet kiosks, specialty coffee, and comfortable seating.