The Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting is May 6 in Omaha, Nebraska. Often referred to as Woodstock for capitalists, the meeting has become a highly anticipated event for investors, drawing thousands of attendees from around the world.
At the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting, Warren Buffett and his longtime business partner, Charlie Munger, spend several hours answering questions from shareholders and discussing the company’s operations, strategy, and investments. The meeting also features exhibits showcasing Berkshire Hathaway’s many subsidiaries and products, as well as opportunities for shareholders to network and connect with other investors.
The “Woodstock for capitalists” nickname reflects the festive and celebratory atmosphere of the meeting, as well as the enthusiasm and passion that many investors have for Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway. The meeting has become an annual pilgrimage for many investors, who see it as a unique opportunity to learn from one of the most successful investors of all time.