In the context of the fourth revolution, the digital revolution, which is likely to have a dramatic impact on the investment industry, four prominent academic institutions renowned for the quality and relevant of their educational and research programmes in finance and technology – EDHEC-Risk Institute, KAIST, Princeton and Tsinghua Universities – are partnering for the first time. Together, they will host an international series of rotational conferences on financial technologies and offer a forum that will facilitate discussion among all interested parties (academics, practitioners and regulators) around the world.
The conferences will take place annually, starting on 26 April 2017 with the Four-University Rotating FinTech Conference: Wealth Management Systems for Individual Investors, which will take place on Princeton Campus, and jointly organised by EDHEC-Risk Institute and Princeton University ORFE department.
Leading experts from the US, Asia and Europe will be featured at the conference, including, Andrew Yao (Turing Award recipient and founder of IIIS FinTech Center at Tsinghua University), Woo Chang Kim (Associate Professor at KAIST), Lionel Martellini (Director of EDHEC-Risk Institute), and John Mulvey (Professor and founding member of the Bendheim Center for Finance at Princeton University).
The full programme is available here.
John Mulvey, Professor of Operations Research and Financial Engineering, ORFE Department, Princeton University
Lionel Martellini, Professor of Finance, EDHEC Business School, and Director, EDHEC-Risk Institute
Woo Chang Kim, Associate Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering Department, and Head, KAIST Center for Wealth Management Technologies, Korea
Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)
John Mashey, Consultant, Techviser
Andrew Yao, Professor and Dean of Institute for Interdisciplinary Information Sciences (IIIS), Tsinghua University
John C. Bogle, Founder of The Vanguard Group and President of the Bogle Financial Markets Research Center
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Registration fee April 26 Wealth Management Systems for Individual Investors Conference: USD 150.00.
Registration fee April 27 Tutorial Classes and Demonstrations: USD 100.00.
To register, please visit https://www.regonline.co.uk/EDHECRiskPrinceton2017 before April 10, 2017.
The registration fee includes a buffet lunch, refreshments and conference documentation. Delegates may be refused admission if payment is not received prior to the conference. Accommodation is not included.
Wednesday 26/04/2017 - Wednesday 26/04/2017
9:00 am - 6:30 pm
School of Engineering and Applied Science, Princeton University Friend Center, corner of Olden & William Streets, Princeton, NJ 08544, United States
EDHEC-Risk Institute and Princeton University