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Nobel laureates, innovators, academics, philosophers and entrepreneurs. SKAGEN Funds' New Year's Conference has featured many well-known - and not yet so well-known - names since 2004.

In 2022, we will for the second time be conducting a live digital event with speakers and participants joining us from all over the globe.

Listen to this year's prestigious line-up of speakers live on 11 January 2022



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18 years of New Year's Conference

Our first New Year's Conference took place in 2006. Last year we hosted the Conference digitally for the first time.

Three Nobel Prize winners

Nobel prize-winners Robert Shiller, Paul Krugman and Joseph Stiglitz are among the keynote speakers at our New Year's Conference over the years.

Five countries

The New Year's Conference has been held in several European capitals: Oslo, Stockholm, Copenhagen, London and Amsterdam.

Over 95 Speakers

Over the past 17 years, SKAGEN has welcomed over 95 speakers on stage at our New Year's Conferences.

New Year's ConferenceChina
Michael Pettis: The finance professor perfectly placed at China's economic crossroads
17 November 2021

Michael Pettis will make his debut appearance at our New Year conference in January, arguably with perfect timing.

New Year's ConferenceSustainability
Optimistic sustainability guru: Mike Berners-Lee
17 December 2020

He is the climate expert who has garnered fame through his books "How Bad are Bananas?" and "There ...

New Year's Conference
One of the world's leading bank economists to speak at our New Year's Conference
17 December 2020

Torsten Slok spent many years at Deutsche Bank before recently being appointed chief economist at ...

New Year's ConferenceChina
Monica Hsiao: Asian credit market is rife with opportunities
14 December 2020

Our New Year's Conference speaker Monica Hsiao, CIO of Triada Capital, believes that China still ...

New Year's Conference
Elite Division: Catherine L. Mann
9 December 2020

The world-renowned economist and researcher Dr. Catherine L. Mann has a long and impressive track ...

New Year's ConferenceEmerging Markets
Mark Mobius: full-time nomad
2 December 2020

The emerging markets pioneer who advocates ESG as the next frontier will be speaking at SKAGEN's ...

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