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BURGUNDY ASSET MANAGEMENT RESOURCE CENTRE

VIDEOS: GUEST SPEAKERS AND CONFERENCES

The Burgundy Library features a collection of video recordings from various speeches, presentations, conferences and seminars, capturing current value investing research and the invaluable thoughts, ideas, and philosophies of prominent value investors.

Thanks to Burgundy Asset Management for their vision and generous support of the Resource Centre, which benefits practitioners and scholars worldwide.

All material on this website is the property of The Ben Graham Centre for Value Investing and may not be copied or reproduced without permission from Dr. George Athanassakos.

 

Guest Speakers

Videos of Guest Value Investors Speaking at the Ben Graham Center for Value Investing, Richard Ivey School of Business

2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005


2016 Guest Speakers

Vito Maida, Founder and President, Patient Capital Management Inc., Toronto, ON
(July 22, 2016
)
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Francis Chou, President, Chou Associates Management Inc., Toronto, Ontario
(July 19, 2016)
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Lauren Templeton, Founder and President, Templeton & Phillips Capital Management, LLC, Chattanooga, TN  (March 17, 2016)
PowerPoint presentation
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Martin Whitman, CFA, Third Avenue Management LLC, New York, NY (March 10, 2016)
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Guy Spier, Founder and Managing Partner, Aquamarine Capital, Zürich, Switzerland (February 24, 2016)
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Richard Oldfield, Chairman, Oldfield Partners LLP, London, UK
(January 27, 201
6
)
PowerPoint presentation
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2015 Guest Speakers

Kim Shannon, CFA, MBA, President and Chief Investment Officer, Sionna Investment Managers, Toronto, Ontario
(March 4, 2015)
PowerPoint presentation
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Richard H. Lawrence Jr., CFA, Chairman and Executive Director, Overlook Investments, San Francisco, CA
(February 26, 2015)
PowerPoint presentation
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Charles H. Brandes
, CFA, Chairman, Brandes Investment Partners LP, San Diego, CA
(January 22, 2015)
PowerPoint presentation
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2014 Guest Speakers

Jean-Marie Eveillard, Senior Adviser, First Eagle Investment Management, New York, NY
(March 13, 2014)

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William H. Browne, Managing Director, Tweedy, Browne Company LLC, Stamford, CT
(February 25, 2014)

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Roger Lace
, President, Hamblin Watsa Investment Counsel Ltd., Toronto, ON
(January 23, 2014
)
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2013 Guest Speakers

Vito Maida, Founder and President, Patient Capital Management Inc., Toronto, ON
(March 14, 2013
)
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Howard Marks, CFA, CIC, Chairman, Oaktree Capital Management, L.P., Los Angeles, CA
(February 14, 2013)
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Robert Robotti
, Founder and CIO, Robotti & Company Advisors LLC., New York, NY
(January 24, 2013)

PowerPoint presentation
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2012 Guest Speakers

Tony Arrell, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Burgundy Asset Management Ltd., Toronto, Ontario
(March 15, 2012)

PowerPoint presentation
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Mohnish Pabrai, Managing Partner, Pabrai Investment Funds, Irvine, California
(February 15, 2012)
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Thomas A. Russo, Partner, Gardner Russo & Gardner, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
(January 26, 2012)

PowerPoint presentation
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2011 Guest Speakers

Richard Rooney,  CFA, Burgundy Asset Management Ltd., Toronto, Ontario
(March 10, 2011)

PowerPoint presentation
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Prem Watsa
, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd.
(February 16, 2011)

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Tim McElvaine
, CA, CFA, founder and President of McElvaine Investment Management Ltd., Vancouver, BC.
(January 27, 2011)

PowerPoint presentation
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2010 Guest Speakers

Irwin A. Michael, MBA, CFA, President, I. A. Michael Investment Council Ltd., Toronto, Ontario
(August 16, 2010)
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Robert Tattersall, MBA, CFA, Executive Vice-President and Senior Portfolio Manager, Howson Tattersall, Toronto, Ontario
(April 26, 2010)
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David J. Winters, Managing Director, Wintergreen Advisers, LLC, Milwaukee, WI
(
March 24, 2010)
PowerPoint presentation
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Jeffrey D. Stacey, Partner, Stacey Muirhead Capital Management, Waterloo, Ontario
(February 10, 2010)
PowerPoint presentation
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2009 Guest Speakers

Francis Chou, President, Chou Associates Management Inc., Toronto, Ontario
(August 18, 2009)
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Seth A. Klarman, MBA, President, The Baupost Group, Boston, Massachusetts
(March 17, 2009) – Videoconference
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Kim Shannon, CFA, MBA, President and Chief Investment Officer, Sionna Investment Managers, Toronto, Ontario
(February 9, 2009)
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2008 Guest Speakers

Francis Chou, President, Chou Associates Management Inc., Toronto, Ontario
(August 19, 2008)

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Robert Tattersall, Howson Tattersall, Toronto, Ontario
(March 18,
2008)
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Walter J. Schloss, CFA, Walter & Edwin Schloss Associates, New York,
New York

(February 12, 2008) – Videoconference
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2007 Guest Speakers

Francis Chou, President, Chou Associates Management Inc., Toronto, Ontario
(August 1, 2007)
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Avner Mandelman, BSc, MA, MBA, Giraffe Capital Corp., Toronto, Ontario
(March 27, 2007)
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Irwin A. Michael,MBA, CFA, I. A. Michael Investment Council Ltd., Toronto, Ontario
(March 13, 2007)
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Martin Whitman, CFA, Third Avenue Management LLC, New York, New York
(February 13, 2007) – Videoconference
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2006 Guest Speakers

Charles Brandes, CFA, Brandes Investment Partners LP, San Diego, California (March 28, 2006) – Videoconference
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Richard Rooney, CFA, Burgundy Asset Management Ltd., Toronto, Ontario (March 7, 2006)
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Francis Chou, President, Chou Associates Management Inc., Toronto, Ontario (February 13, 2006)
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2005 Guest Speakers

Mark Holowesko, Templeton Funds (now Franklin Templeton), The Bahamas (March 29, 2005)
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Peter Cundill, FCA, CFA, The Cundill Group, Vancouver, British Columbia
(March 28, 2005)
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Mason Hawkins, MBA, Southeast Asset Management, Memphis, Tennessee
(March 22, 2005)
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Irving Kahn, CFA, Kahn Brothers & Company Inc., New York, New York
(March 7, 2005)
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Conferences, Symposiums and seminars

July 24, 2015 Seminar on Value Investing and the Search for Value

Andrew Brenton, CEO and co-founder, Turtle Creek Asset Management, Toronto, ON
PowerPoint presentation
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April 15, 2015 The Ben Graham Centre's 2015 Value Investing Conference

Morning Keynote Speaker

Russell Napier, Author & Founder, Electronic Research Interchange (ERIC), London, UK
Topic:
Equity Valuation: inflation, deflation and mean reversion
PowerPoint Presentation
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Luncheon Keynote Speaker

Frank Martin, Founder & Chief Investment Officer, Martin Capital Management LLC, Elkhart, IN
Topic: 'Worrying top down – investing bottom up'
PowerPoint Presentation
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July 18, 2014 Seminar on Value Investing and the Search for Value

Gaelen Morphet, Senior Vice-President & Chief Investment Officer, Empire Life Investments, Toronto, ON
PowerPoint presentation
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April 8, 2014 The Ben Graham Centre's 2014 Value Investing Conference

Morning Keynote Speaker
Amity Shlaes, Director of the George W. Bush Institute’s Economic Growth Project, Columnist and Author, New York, New York
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Afternoon Keynote Speaker
Wilbur Ross, CEO & Chairman, WL Ross & Co. LLC, New York, New York
Topic -
Lessons from the Bank of Ireland Saga
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July 19, 2013 Seminar on Value Investing and the Search for Value

Francis Chou President, Chou Associates Management Inc., Toronto, ON
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April 10, 2013 The Ben Graham Centre's 2013 Value Investing Conference

Morning Keynote Speaker
Gary Shilling, President, A. Gary Shilling & Co., Inc.
PowerPoint presentation
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Thorsten Heins,
President & CEO, BlackBerry
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April 25, 2012 The Ben Graham Centre's 2012 Value Investing Conference

Keynote Speaker
Lauren Templeton, Principal, Lauren Templeton Capital Management, LLC
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June 29, 2009 Ben Graham Centre's 2nd Symposium on Intelligent Investing

Keynote Speaker
Joseph Potvin, Senior Economist, Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat
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George Athanassakos, Professor of Finance & Ben Graham Chair in Value Investing, The University of Western Ontario
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Philip Gharghori, Monash University
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Georgios Papanastasopoulos, University of Piraeus
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Joseph Ogden, University of Buffalo – SUNY
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May 25, 2007 Ben Graham Centre's 1st Symposium on Intelligent Investing

George Athanassakos, Professor of Finance & Ben Graham Chair in Value Investing, The University of Western Ontario
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John Bart, Founder, Canadian ShareOwner
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Prem Watsa, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd.
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Howard Atkinson, President, Horizons BetaPro ETFs
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Rob Arnott, Chairman, Research Affiliates, LLC
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