NAIC NextGen Symposium

Establishing the Next Generation of Alternative Investment Firms Symposium (NextGen) is NAIC’s industry-leading series of intensive virtual training sessions dedicated to educating and empowering a new generation of female and ethnically diverse general partners.

NextGen’s nine immersive sessions are crafted to provide participants with comprehensive information about how to build a firm and effectively navigate the process of raising capital.

Our unique approach allows attendees to learn from industry-leading experts and executives who have successfully raised funds and gain valuable insights from capital allocators.

Schedule at a Glance

All times are listed in Eastern time zone


  • The below schedule includes an optional 30-minute interactive "Ask the Expert" or networking time after each program session concludes.
  • The Week of Thursday, March 29th is off
  • The Session for April 4th is in person in NYC
Thursday, February 1, 2024
4:00 PM - 6:35 PMNextGen Session #1: Laying the Foundation for Your New Firm
Thursday, February 8, 2024
4:00 PM - 6:30 PMNextGen Session #2: Team, Track Record, and Strategy: Your Recipe for Success
Thursday, February 15, 2024
4:00 PM - 6:30 PMNextGen Session #3: Attracting Capital: Building a Winning Go-to-Market Strategy
Thursday, February 22, 2024
4:00 PM - 6:30 PMNextGen Session #4: Behind the Scenes: Capital Allocator Insights
Thursday, February 29, 2024
4:00 PM - 6:10 PMNextGen Session #5: Risk Mitigation: Protecting Your Firm & Enhancing Your Deals
Thursday, March 7, 2024
4:00 PM - 6:05 PMNextGen Session #6: Back Office Essentials: Compliance, Reporting, and Tax Considerations
Thursday, March 14, 2024
4:00 PM - 6:30 PMNextGen Session #7: Structuring Your Firm: Important Legal Considerations
Thursday, March 21, 2024
4:00 PM - 6:30 PMNextGen Session #8: Alternative Asset Classes: Buyout, Indepedent Sponsor, Real Estate, Venture
4:15 PM - 6:30 PMNextGen Module | Buyout
4:15 PM - 6:30 PMNextGen Module | Independent Sponsor
4:15 PM - 6:30 PMNextGen Module | Real Estate
4:15 PM - 6:30 PMNextGen Module | Venture Capital Funds
Thursday, April 4, 2024
2:00 PM - 7:30 PMNextGen Session #9: Money, Money, Money: Preparing for the Financial Journey -Special Session in NYC

Registration Fee

General Attendance Registration Fee is $750.


Any cancellations must be made by Friday, January 19, 2024 in order to be eligible for a full refund. Cancellations received after the stated deadline will not be eligible for a refund. Refunds will not be available for registrants who choose not to attend an event. Cancellations will be accepted in writing only and must be received by the stated cancellation deadline. All refund requests must be made by the attendee or credit card holder. Refund requests must include the name of the attendee name.  Requests should be sent to