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Cyprus Value Investing Seminar – September 29 & 30, 2016

August 24, 2016 By: webmaster Category: Understanding Value, Value Investing Events


I hope you’ll join me in Cyprus on September 29 & 30, 2016 for a different kind of investment seminar.

  • One where you can:
    • see old friends,
    • make new friends,
    • learn from other value investors just like you,
    • share ideas but also the thinking behind the idea,
    • share your interest and fascination with value investing,
    • network with other value investors through speed dating and a detailed profile of all speakers and participants, and
    • become a better investor!

When:    Thursday 29 and Friday 30 September 2016

Where:  Nicosia on the Island of Cyprus

Speakers: Pavel Begun (3G Capital); Sebastien Lemonnier (Mansartis); Steve Gorelik (Firebird Management); Ernst Gronblom & Pasi Havia (Helsinki Capital Partners); Simon Caufield (Family Office); Diego Moreno (Forum Family Office); Raman Minhas (Private Fund); David Kessler (Robotti & Company Advisors); Tim du Toit (eurosharelab); Charis Charalambous (Active Banking Sector Fund); Florentzos Kassoumis (FAMco); Sophocles Sophocleous (FatAlpha).

For more information or to registor for the event see:

(or drop me a note at and I will try to help)

Valuespaña 2016 and The Ben Graham Center’s 2016 Conference

March 10, 2016 By: webmaster Category: Value Investing Events

Readers often e-mail me to ask how they can find places to network with other value investors. There are two upcoming events that each provide an excellent forum to learn from and network with other like-minded investors.

The Second Annual Valuespaña 2016 will be held in Madrid on April 7th & 8th at the Hotel Villa Real.  Last year’s conference was the first of its kind in Spain and presented investors and allocators from around the world with a forum to discuss their investment process and share actionable ideas.  Speakers this year include:  Daniel Abrahams (Alfreton Capital), Gianluca Ferrari (Shareholder Value Management), David Kessler (Robotti & Company Advisors), Gary Channon (Phoenix AMP), Gareth Brown (Forager Funds), Steven Wood (Greenwood Investors), Alvaro Guzmán de Lázaro (AzValor) and many more.

Visit for more information and contact to request an invitation to the only conference in Spain dedicated to value investing.

A second event that has a history of bringing together high quality speakers, investors and allocators is The Ben Graham Centre’s Value Investing Conference.  The 2016 conference will be held on April 13th at the Fairmont Royal York in Downtown Toronto, Canada.  Speakers this year include: Charles Brandes (Brandes Investment Partners), Peter Kauffman (Glenair, Inc.), Richard Rooney (Burgundy Asset Management), Kim Shannon (Sionna Investment Managers), Elizabeth Lilly (GAMCO), Irwin Rotenberg (Lissom Investment Management), Chuck Akre (Akre Capital) and many more.

Visit The Ben Graham Centre for more information.  Click here to sign up for the Ben Graham Centre’s 2016 Value Investing Conference.

Make sure to drop me a note if you plan to attend either conference so we can meet in person or catch-up!

Value Investing Congress – Less Than One Month Away

September 06, 2012 By: webmaster Category: Value Investing Events

The Early Bird Rate for the 8th Annual New York Value Investing Congress expires Friday, September 7th at midnight PDT.

As a reader of you can receive an early bird discount if you register with discount code N12GD7 by midnight Friday, September 7th.  Instead of $4,659  you’ll pay just $3,295.  This is $1,400 off the regular price of admission.

Reserve your seat now at

Every year hundreds of value investors from around the world gather in New York City for the Value Investing Congress to learn directly from some of the brightest investors in the world.

This year’s stellar lineup does not disappoint! On October 1 & 2 some of the world’s most successful investors — including Bill Ackman, David Einhorn and Barry Rosenstein — will share their unique perspectives on finding great investments in today’s markets.  The Congress will he held in the The Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City.

Register today to hear them present their current top picks and answer your questions. You’ll discover unique opportunities, learn how to maximize returns, and gain powerful new insights.

Confirmed Speakers Include:

• David Einhorn, Greenlight Capital
• Bill Ackman, Pershing Square
• Barry Rosenstein, JANA Partners
• Alexander Roepers, Atlantic Investment Management
• Bob Robotti, Robotti & Company Advisors
• Guy Gottfried, Rational Investment Group
• Jeffrey W. Ubben, ValueAct Capital
• Kian Ghazi, Hawkshaw Capital Management
• Lloyd Khaner, Khaner Capital
• Mick McGuire, Marcato Capital Management
• John Mauldin, Millennium Wave Investments
• Whitney Tilson, T2 Partners
• Glenn H. Tongue, T2 Partners

With exceptional speakers, profitable ideas and unprecedented opportunities for networking, the Value Investing Congress might be the best investment you’ll make this year!

Register before the Early Bird expires on Friday, September 7th to SAVE $1,400. To register go to and use discount code N12GD7.

I look forward to seeing you in October! 

Bob Robotti Joins Value Investing Congress Lineup

April 12, 2012 By: webmaster Category: Bob Robotti, Value Investing Events

Robert Robotti of Robotti & Company Advisors was recently added to the incredible lineup of speakers for the Value Investing Congress in Omaha, NE on May 6 & 7, 2012.

The Value Investing Congress has made available a copy of a recent Value Investor Insight interview with Bob Robotti and Isaac Schwartz.  Click here to read the Value Investor Insight interview. 

Bob was also interviewed by Columbia Business School’s Graham and Doddsville in the Winter 2011 edition.  Click here to read the Graham and Doddsville interview.

I often have readers e-mail me to ask how they can find places to network with other value investors.  The Value Investing Congress provides the perfect venue to network with hundreds of like-minded value investors.

We are pleased to offer readers a special discount of $500 off the regular price by using discount code: S12GD4.


Confirmed speakers include:

  • Chuck Akre, Akre Capital Management
  • Carlo Cannell, Cannell Capital
  • Aaron Edelheit, American Home Real Estate Company
  • Guy Gottfried, Rational Investment Group
  • Douglas A. Kass, Seabreeze Partners Management
  • Chan H. Lee and Albert H. Yong, Petra Capital Management
  • David Nierenberg, The D3 Family Funds
  • Larry Pitkowsky and Keith D. Trauner, GoodHaven Capital Management
  • Bob Robotti and Isaac Schwartz, Robotti & Company
  • Tom Russo, Gardner Russo & Gardner
  • Matt Swaim and Bruce M. Zessar, Advisory Research
  • Whitney Tilson and Glenn Tongue, T2 Partners

This offer expires on April 16, 2012 so act now! 

Click: and use discount code: S12GD4.

Please send me an e-mail at cogitator -@- if you will be in attendance.

I look forward to learning with you!