SALT is a global thought leadership forum fostering collaboration at the intersection of finance, technology and geopolitics.



SALT Abu Dhabi

December 9-11, 2019

in partnership with

SALT Las Vegas

May 19-21, 2020

presented by



At its core, SALT is about doing well and doing good – helping entrepreneurs grow their businesses while together addressing the world’s most important opportunities.

SALT, or SkyBridge ALTernatives, was founded in 2009 by SkyBridge Capital, a global alternative investments firm. The flagship annual SALT Las Vegas conference brings together around 2,000 of the world’s foremost investors, business executives and political leaders for three days of idea sharing, networking and entertainment.

In December 2019, SALT will host its first conference in the Middle East – the SALT Abu Dhabi at Emirates Palace. Planned in collaboration with ADGM, the event will feature speakers and participants from around the world engaging in high-level networking and discussions about the future of global business. SALT Las Vegas will return to Bellagio on May 19-21, 2020.

Previous SALT Conference speakers include Vice President Joe Biden, President George W. Bush, President Bill Clinton, Vice President Al Gore, Ambassador Nikki Haley, Dr. Ben Bernanke, Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Speaker John Boehner, General John F. Kelly, Secretary Benjamin S. Carson, Admiral William H. McRaven, Valerie Jarrett, General David H. Petraeus, General Colin L. Powell, Condoleezza Rice, Speaker Paul Ryan, Governor Jeb Bush, Prime Minister David Cameron, Prime Minister Tony Blair, President Nicolas Sarkozy, President Felipe Calderon, Steve Case, Eric Schmidt, Kenneth C. Griffin, T. Boone Pickens, Kenneth G. Langone, David M. Rubenstein, Bill Ackman, Daniel S. Loeb, Jim Breyer, Peter Diamandis, Ben Horowitz, Dr. Kai-Fu Lee, John Paulson, Jerffrey Gundlach, Sam Zell, Mark Cuban, Sir Richard Branson, Will Smith, Mike Tyson, Al Pacino, Andre Agassi,, Kobe Bryant, Michael J. Fox, and Michael Milken.