Gene Park

Professor and Chair of Political Science and International Relations · Loyola Marymount University

Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts

Political Science International Relations Political Dynamics of East Asia Politics of Globalization Rivalry and Cooperation in Asia

R. Kim Craft

Department Chair/Professor of Economics · Southern Utah University

Specializing in econometrics, job satisfaction with advanced degrees, and agricultural economics

Job Satisfaction with Advanced Degrees Agricultural Economics Demand Estimation Financial Analysis Business Modeling

Christian Lundblad

Professor of Finance, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School · UNC-Chapel Hill

Chris Lunblad is an expert in investments and financial economics.

Asset Pricing International Finance Emerging Markets Finance and Economics Banking

Jeffrey Rosensweig

Associate Professor of Finance; Director, The Robson Program for Business, Public Policy, and Government · Emory University, Goizueta Business School

Business Strategy in a Global Economy Global Economic Trends and Linkages International Finance

Jennifer Reynolds

President & CEO · Women in Capital Markets

Advocate for the advancement of women in the capital markets and for increasing the representation of women in leadership in Canada.

Women in Capital Markets Capital Markets Venture Capital Investment Banking Private Equity

Allyson Hewitt

Director, SiG@MaRS and Director, Social Entrepreneurship · MaRS Discovery District

Creating the conditions that expand the realm of entrepreneurship so it incorporates a strong social component is what SiG@MaRS achieves

Social Innovation Social Finance Nonprofit Management Fundraising Social Enterprise

Mark Skidmore

Professor · Michigan State University

Expert in Public finance and budgeting, regional economics, economics of natural disasters

Economics of Natural Disasters Public Finance and Budgeting Regional Economics

David Offenberg, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Finance, College of Business Administration · Loyola Marymount University

(310) 338-2903 | doffenberg@lmu.edu

Pensions Entertainment Finance Executive Compensation Mergers and Acquisitions Corporate Finance

Todd Roberson

Senior Lecturer of Finance · Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

Todd Roberson regularly offers live and written commentary and insight into a variety of economic, business, financial and social issues.

Mentoring Youth for Business Publicy Policy & the Role of Business Economic Growth Tax Policy Corporate Finance

Rich Rorem

Principal and U.S. Finance Transformation Leader, Deloitte Consulting LLP · Deloitte Services LLP

Need a whole new look? Outfit your organization with a mindset for sustainable growth & success with Deloitte's renaissance business leader

Finance Transformation Organizational Design International Financial Reporting Standards Enterprise Cost Management

David Webb

Chief Financial Officer · Deer Park ISD

Experienced, thought-provoking and dynamic speaker on the history and current status of Texas school finance

Legislation Public Funds Investment Public Education School Risk Management

Jesse Keenan

Associate Professor · Tulane University School of Architecture

Keenan specializes in sustainable real estate and urban development.

Housing Studies Environmental Finance Building Science and Economics Real Estate and Infrastructure Climate Change Adaptation

Diane Beckett

sustainability consultant · independent

Diane Beckett has more than three decades of experience addressing the human and environmental dimensions of sustainability

Low Carbon Energy Urban Environments Climate Natural Resource Management Gender Equality

Mark Hart

Professor, Economics, Finance and Entrepreneurship Deputy Director, Enterprise Research Centre (ERC) Associate Director, Aston Centre for Growth · Aston University

Mark Hart has worked and published extensively in the areas of entrepreneurship, enterprise and small business development and policy.

Economic Performance Business Policy SMEs Small Business Entrepreneurship

Tom Smythe, Ph.D.

Expert in banking, markets, trade and mutual funds · Florida Gulf Coast University

Tom Smythe researches mutual fund performance and governance and looks for connections between global crisis and markets.

Trade and International Business Economic & Financial Data Economics and Behaviour Stock Market and Investments Stock Market and Investors

Brenda Spotton Visano

University Professor of Economics and Public Policy, Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies · York University

Spotton Visano engages a variety of research methods to examine ways to improve access to basic financial services for low income Canadians.

Financial Literacy Economic Literacy Social Justice Financial Education Community Outreach

Lissa Broome, J.D.

Wells Fargo Professor of Banking Law, School of Law & Director, Center for Banking and Finance · UNC at Chapel Hill

Lissa Broome is the Wells Fargo professor of banking law and director of the Center for Banking and Finance.

Banking Law Commercial Law Contracts Corporate Board Diversity Public Policy

Kellie A. McElhaney

Lecturer | Founding Director, Center for Equity, Gender, and Leadership · Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Leading expert on equity fluent leadership, value-creating strategies of diversity and inclusion, and corporate social responsibility.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Value-creating Strategies of Diversity and Inclusion The Gender Wage Gap Corporate Social Responsibility Women in Leadership

Robert Pollin

Distinguished Professor of Economics / Co-Director, Political Economy Research Institute (PERI) · University of Massachusetts Amherst

Robert Pollin's research centers on macroeconomics and the economics of building a clean-energy economy in the U.S and globally.

Conditions for Low-Wage Workers Applied Econometrics Green New Deal Clean Energy Economics

Eric Zhao

Associate Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship; Institute for Entrepreneurship and Competitive Enterprise Faculty Fellow · Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

Expertise: Strategy and Organization Theory, Optimal Distinctiveness, Institutional Theory, Social Entrepreneurship

Cross-National Comparative Analysis Institutional Theory Organization Theory Strategy Optimal Distinctiveness