11:10 – 12:00 – Thematic Technology ETFs: AI, IoT, FinTech, Blockchain and more

Certain sectors are the vanguard of the 21st-century economy, and ETFs that pinpoint these sectors offer tremendous growth potential. Many thematic ETFs have performed well, but a lot of advisors still aren’t sure how they fit into client portfolios. Are they short-term tactical vehicles or long-term strategic positions? This panel examines where and how they fit into the broader asset allocation model.

Jeff Schlegel, Editor
ETF Advisor magazine

Travis Briggs, CEO
ROBO Global

Brian Giere, Director
Amplify ETFs

Bram Kaplan, Executive Director, Equity Derivatives Strategy
J.P. Morgan Securities