“It was very good to attend a high-class academic conference on a very pertinent and highly relevant subject”
Günther Schiendl, Board Member and
CIO, VBV Pensionskasse
“The Four-University Fintech Rotating Conference showcases outstanding speakers at the vanguard of research in this important space discussing ideas with a committed audience of focused high level practitioners, academics and regulators made for a stimulating day, before, during and after each session”
Mark Yamada, President & CEO, PUR Investintg Inc
“The JOIM-Oxford-EDHEC Retirement Investing Conference is an excellent conference with very good speakers and a high calibre of attendees made for a very stimulating and interesting couple of days”
Imran Razvi, Public Policy Adviser, The Investment Association
“EDHEC conferences are worth the journey – they challenge thinking and keep you at the cutting edge”John O'Connell, CIO, Macquarie Wealth
“The EDHEC Risk Days are a great way to meet top professionals from a wide area of expertise and to take part in hands-on workshops on very interesting research topics presented by excellent EDHEC staff. What I find most appealing is the practicality of the research, in other words – you can really use the outcomes and models in your everyday profession. Visiting the EDHEC Risk Days helps me to stay on top of my field”
Michael Kaal, Director Finance & Risk,Pensioenfondsen Unilever Nederland
Operating from campuses in Lille, Nice, Paris, London and Singapore, EDHEC is one of the world’s top 15 business schools. Fully international and directly connected to the business world, EDHEC commands a strong reputation for research excellence and the ability to train entrepreneurs and managers capable of breaking new ground. EDHEC functions as a genuine laboratory of ideas and produces innovative solutions valued by businesses. The School’s teaching is inspired by its research work and a focus on “learning by doing”, all with the aim of equipping people with the skills to succeed in business.
About EDHEC Risk
Part of EDHEC Business School and established in 2001, EDHEC-Risk Institute has become the premier academic centre for industry-relevant financial research. In partnership with large financial institutions, its team of permanent professors, engineers, and support staff, and research associates and affiliate professors, implements seven research programmes and six research chairs, industrial partnerships and private research projects focusing on asset allocation and risk management. Additionally, it has developed an ambitious portfolio of research and educational initiatives in the domain of investment solutions for institutional and individual investors. As part of its “Make an Impact” signature, EDHEC-Risk plays a noted role in furthering applied financial research and systematically highlighting its practical uses.