Conferences & Events
Raymond James hosts several conferences throughout the year, as part of our ongoing effort to provide the most direct and insightful investment information for the full spectrum of our clients. Raymond James clients are invited to contact their representative for information on how to register for any of the following conferences.Upcoming Conferences & Events
- September 13, 2016 - 12th Annual North American Equities Conference
12th Annual North American Equities Conference
September 13, 2016 - London, England
This year's conference will take place at the Four Seasons Hotel London at Park Lane. Participating companies and attendees will have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with company management. Below is the preliminary list of participating companies:
Please contact your Raymond James representative for more information.
37th Annual Institutional Investors Conference
March 6-9, 2016 - Orlando, Florida
The Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference - one of the largest, most broadly focused, and enduring conferences of its kind - provided an annual forum for portfolio managers and generalists to learn about sound investment opportunities from a wide range of companies across the nine industries covered by Raymond James:
The three-day schedule featured presentations by the senior management teams of over 315 companies, and provided conference attendees ample opportunity to gain deep investment insight into both the presenting companies and the industry sectors in which they operate.
7th Annual Methanol Forum
February 18th, 2016 - Toronto, Ontario
Company executives and investment industry professionals attended this year's forum titled: "Methanol Industry Outlook: Lower Oil, Lower Gas: Contemplating The Net Impact". Participating companies included:
- Methanex Corp. - John Floren, President & CEO
- OCI Partners L.P. - Frank Bakker, President & CEO
- Argus DeWitt - Dave McCaskill, VP Methanol & Derivative Services; Hayden Atkins, Consultant - Coal
6th Raymond James Forest Forum
January 14, 2016 - Toronto, Ontario
The 6th annual Raymond James Forest Forum offered a concise program designed to shed light on the key issues impacting Housing, Timber & Building Materials stocks along with opportunities for interaction with company executives.
Super Cycle Interrupted - Following two years of solid markets, commodity pricing languished in 2015. This coupled with a broad resource sell-off drove the average building materials stock down 30%. Despite improving end markets, valuations remain inexpensive as investors ponder key uncertainties, including:
- US Housing Market Outlook & Top Housing REIT Picks - Buck Horne, Housing & REITs Analyst, Raymond James & Associates
- Log Pricing Outlook & Top Timber REIT Picks - Collin Mings, Research Analyst, Real Estate, Raymond James & Associates
- Where's the "Wall of Wood"? - Paul Jannke, Principal, Lumber, Forest Economic Advisors (FEA)
- Welcome to the Hotel California; Perspectives on the CAN/US Softwood Lumber Agreement - Don Wright, President & CEO, Central 1 Credit Union, ex BC Deputy Minister of Forests and principal industry consultant during the 2006 negotiations
- Commodity Trader Panel - Back by popular demand, a price outlook panel featuring senior executives from leading North American timber, lumber and OSB companies
A company management and institutional clients casual dinner reception kicked off the event on January 13, 2016.
Technology and Communications Investors Conference
December 7 - 9, 2015 - New York, New York
The forces impacting technology spending are changing. Mobility, E-commerce, Social Media, Big Data, Internet of Things and Cloud Computing themes transcend the entire IT landscape and are having major impacts on devices, infrastructure, architectures and business models. To better assess how these trends will affect the broad IT ecosystem, Raymond James invited you to its Technology and Communications Investors Conference. This three-day forum was an excellent way to gain fresh perspective on factors that are likely to influence technology investing for 2016 and beyond. Investors had the opportunity to meet with senior executives of approximately 75 leading public and private companies across the entire tech ecosystem, including Applications and Infrastructure Software, Internet, Semiconductors, Communications Devices and Equipment, IT Hardware and Supply Chain.
48 Hours in Edmonton Industrials Tour
October 21 - 22, 2015 - Edmonton, Alberta
Our 12th annual 48 Hours in Edmonton Industrials Tour included site visits to: Northern American Energy Partners, Rocky Mountain Equipment, Finning International, Cervus Equipment, Aecon Group, Stantec/Canam Group, ZCL Composites and Ritchie Brothers.
11th Annual North American Equities Conference
September 22, 2015 - London, England
This year's event took place at the Four Seasons Hotel London at Park Lane. Participating companies presented and attendees had the opportunity to meet one-on-one with company management. Below is the list of participating companies:
Raymond James Uranium Dinner
September 9, 2015 - London, United Kingdom
A casual evening of discussion on the future of the nuclear industry and fuel cycle took place with representatives from global nuclear utilities, traders, miners and other fuel cycle participants, as well as major institutional investors looking to deploy capital into the sector.
2015 Calgary Stampede One-on-One Conference
July 6 - 7, 2015 - Calgary, Alberta
Raymond James held its annual Calgary Stampede One-on-One Conference again this year. One-on-one meetings were held at the Telus Convention Centre, and guests were also invited to attend the Stampede Rodeo, Rangeland Derby and Stampede Grandstand Show.
Canadian Energy Investor Day
April 14, 2015 - San Francisco, California
The Canadian Energy Investor Day featured meetings with the following companies:
A group dinner was held the evening prior, on April 13.
36th Annual Institutional Investors Conference
March 1 - 4, 2015 - Orlando, Florida
The Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference - one of the largest, most broadly focused, and enduring conferences of its kind - provides an annual forum for portfolio managers and generalists to learn about sound investment opportunities from a wide range of companies across the nine industries covered by Raymond James:
Our 2015 conference attracted approximately 2,100 attendees, including representatives from more than 350 institutional investment management firms across North America and Europe, as well as key industry leaders and members of the media.
6th Annual Methanol Forum
February 18, 2015 - Toronto, Ontario
Company executives and investment industry professionals attended this year's forum titled "Methanol Industry Outlook: Is the Sky Falling? Deciphering the Net Impact of Lower Oil". Participating companies included:
- Argus DeWitt - Dave McCaskill, VP Methanol & Derivative Services
- Methanol Market Services Asia - Mark Berggren, Principal
- The Methanol Institute - Greg Dolan, CEO
- Methanex Corp. - Mark Allard, VP Corporate Development
- OCI Partners L.P. - Frank Bakker, President & CEO
- G2X Energy - Tim Vail, CEO & Founder
Raymond James Lumber Super-Cycle Forum
January 15, 2015 - Toronto, Ontario
With carnage elsewhere in the Canadian resource complex, the average ~25% 2014 return (vs. the TSX which is up only 3%) in lumber producer shares has been a welcomed oasis for materials investors. With commodity and capital cycle tailwinds, we have conviction that stocks will continue to perform well and new investors will be handsomely rewarded. For the 5th annual Raymond James Lumber Super-Cycle Forum, we organized a concise program to explore the key investment factors:
A company management and institutional clients standing dinner reception kicked off the event on January 14, 2015.
Systems, Semiconductors, Software & Supply Chain Conference
December 8 - 9, 2014 - New York, New York
Global Airline/Transportation Conference
November 6, 2014 - New York, New York
Raymond James hosted over 300 conference attendees from approximately 150 institutions and more than 20 presenting companies at this year's Global Airline/Transportation Conference. This program provided an opportunity to gain insight into the latest trends and challenges facing the industry as we head into a new year. Senior executives from more than 30 companies participated in presentations and one-on-one meetings.
48 Hours in Edmonton Industrials Tour
October 22 - 23, 2014 - Edmonton, Alberta
Our 11th annual 48 Hours in Edmonton Industrials Tour included site visits to: Aecon Group, Cervus Equipment, CP Rail, Finning International, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, Rocky Mountain Dealerships, Stantec, Strongco, Stuart Olson, WesterOne, and ZCL Composites.
10th Annual North American Equities Conference
September 9, 2014 - London, England
At this year's event, once again held at the Four Seasons Hotel London at Park Lane, 12 companies from a variety of industries presented to more than 180 conference attendees. The conference provided an ideal forum for portfolio managers and analysts to gain insight into a company's financial results, growth objectives, business strategy and competitive economic positioning. It also provided ample opportunity for our clients to interact with senior management teams one-on-one and in breakout sessions.
Raymond James Stampede One-on-One Conference
July 7 - 9, 2014 - Calgary, Alberta
This year's event kicked off with a dinner in the truest of Stampede traditions at the Palomino Smokehouse alongside corporate management. The second day featured 1-on-1 meetings with senior executives of energy as well as industrial and transportation companies; Raymond James equity research analysts were also available for meetings. This was followed by a wind-up dinner and a genuine Stampede "Cowboys" experience in our Sky Suite. A field tour on the third day wrapped up this exciting event.
Internet/Software Crossover Conference
May 28 - 29, 2014 - San Francisco, California
The Raymond James Internet/Software Crossover Conference attracted more than 400 attendees and brought together thought leaders from a broad array of publicly and privately held companies in the areas of Internet, Software and Cloud Infrastructure. The 2-day program was held at the Fairmont San Francisco and proved a valuable forum for portfolio managers, analysts and venture capital investors alike.