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Risk Management and Financial Innovation Conference (Mt. Tremblant, PQ), In memory of Peter Christoffersen

March 8-10, 2019, Mt. Tremblant, PQ

Event Details

Conference | Research Discussions | Networking Event

Date: March 08 - 10, 2019 | 09:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Speaker(s): Paper Presenters:
Brian J. Henderson, George Washington University
Dacheng Xiu (Chicago, Booth)
Donghwa Shin, Princeton University
Emilio Bisetti, HKUST
Evgeny Lyandres, Boston University
Jun Yang, Indiana University
Kairong Xiao, Columbia University
Kristine Watson Hankins, University of Kentucky
Sumudu W. Watugala, Cornell University
Oleg Bondarenko, University of Illinois at Chicago
Yoontae Jeon, Ryerson University
Yufeng Wu, Gies College of Business

Industry Panel moderated by Stephen Hui, Partner & Portfolio Manager, Pembroke Management Ltd:
Jean-Francois (J-F) Courville, CEO, WealthSimple for Advisors
Nicolas Chapados, Co-founder, Element AI
Randy Cass, CEO Founder Portfolio Manager, Nest Wealth
David Nault, Luge Capital
Wendy Rudd, Formerly-IIROC

Dinner Speaker:
Lawrence Schembri, Deputy Governor, Bank of Canada
Topic: Risk Management and Financial Innovation Conference, In memory of Peter Christoffersen
Venue: Fairmont, Tremblant
3045 Chemin de la Chapelle
Mont Tremblant, Quebec, Canada
Cost: Corporate $575 +HST; Professors $375 +HST; Students $150 +HST; GRI members $475 +HST; Bank of Canada employees $375 +HST
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The conference is in memory Professor Peter Christoffersen, our friend and colleague, who passed in June 2018.  Peter held the TMX Chair in Capital Markets and a Bank of Canada Fellowship and was a widely respected member of the Rotman School.  In addition to Peter’s transformative work in econometrics and volatility models, financial risk and innovation have been the focus of Peter’s work in recent years. More details of the conference can be found here.

The conference agenda can be found here.


Lead Sponsors

Bank of Canada
Logo of the Global Risk Institute

McGill Desautels School of Management

Supporting Sponsors

Logo of Waterfront International
Canadian Derivatives Institute
Capital Markets Institute
Rotman FinHub

McGill - Demarais Global Finance Research Centre

QUESTIONS: Kathleen Coulson | Executive Director, Capital Markets Institute & Rotman FinHub | Kathleen.Coulson@Rotman.Utoronto.Ca | 416.978.5654 



416-978- 6119 or 416-978-6122

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