Friday, Sep 13, 2019

12:30-2:30pm

PhD student parallel sessions I
(Sponsored by the Bank of Canada/parraié par la Banque du Canada)
Session chairs: Isil Erel (The Ohio State University) and Mike Simutin (University of Toronto)

2:30-3:00pm

Coffee break [Prefunction]

3:00-5:00pm

PhD student parallel sessions II
(Sponsored by the Bank of Canada/parraié par la Banque du Canada)

3:30-5:00pm

Special session for assistant professors [Point Grey]
Session chair: Stavros Panageas (UCLA Anderson)

5:00-5:15pm

Break

5:15-6:30pm

Panel on FinTech Innovation and Academic Research [Pinnacle Ballroom]
(Sponsored by Rotman FinHub)
Lead organizer: Andreas Park (University of Toronto)

6:30-7:30pm

Welcome reception [Point Grey + Outdoor Patio]

Saturday, Sep 14, 2019

7:30-8:30am

Breakfast [Prefunction]

7:30-8:30am

Women in finance – Networking breakfast [Pinnacle Ballroom]
(Panel sponsored by Phillips, Hager & North Investment Management)
Moderator: Xiaoyan Zhang (Tsinghua University)

8:30-10:00am

Parallel sessions I

10:00-10:30am

Coffee break [Prefunction]

10:30am-12:00pm

Parallel sessions II

12:00-1:30pm

Lunch [Pinnacle Ballroom]

1:30-3:00pm

Parallel sessions III

3:00-3:15pm

Break

3:15-4:15pm

Keynote address [Pinnacle Ballroom]
Speaker: Campbell R. Harvey (Duke University)

4:15-4:45pm

Coffee break [Prefunction]

4:45-6:15pm

Parallel sessions IV

6:30pm

Buses ready for boarding at the hotel entrance

7:15-10:00pm

Dinner at the Vancouver Aquarium
(Sponsored by RBC Capital Markets)

Sunday, Sep 15, 2019

7:30-8:30am

Breakfast [Prefunction and Pinnacle Ballroom]
(Sponsored by Eventus)

8:30-10:00am

Parallel sessions V

10:00-10:30am

Coffee break [Prefunction]

10:30am-12:00pm

Parallel sessions VI