Student Managed Investment Fund Consortium (SMIFC)

2022 SMIFC Conference

SMIFC 2022 Conference

The 9th Annual Student Managed Investment Fund Consortium (SMIFC) Conference will take place in Chicago at the Palmer House Hotel on Thursday/Friday, October 6/7, 2022


Thursday/Friday, October 6/7, 2022


Palmer House Hotel,
17 E Monroe St,
Chicago, IL 60603

Registration Fees

The conference registration fees will be:

Faculty/professional: $299
Student: $199


For more information, please contact:

Michelle Swick
Tel: 812-237-3442

Palmer House Hotel

The Palmer House Hotel has been an icon of downtown Chicago for over 150 years, it sits at the heart of the Theater District, near Chicago's Magnificent Mile.

All room reservations must be made directly by the attending groups or individuals.  

Room Rates: King or double bed rooms  at $199. Occupancy is single or double per room. Additional $ 25 per person per night for triple and quadruple occupancy.

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The purpose of the consortium is to enhance student learning and scholarship, record best practices in investment management among SMIF partners, provide a vehicle for student networking and exchange of ideas, and provide a permanent repository of relevant literature and recorded student experiences. The SMIF Consortium builds a community of institutions with a shared vision for student success and leadership in investing. The SMIF Consortium also establishes relationships with industry partners to assist in its primary goals of student education, research, and leadership.

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Contact Us

Tarek Zaher 
Coordinator and co-founder of the SMIF Consortium
Professor of Finance
Investment Club Advisor
Scott College of Business
Federal Hall, Room 321
Indiana State University
30 N. 7th St., Terre Haute, IN 47809
Phone: 812-237-2093

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Whether your interests are hiring our students, mentoring them, serving on one of our advisory boards, sponsoring or donating to our programs, providing speakers, or simply attending one of our events, we would like to hear from you.

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