Dr. Ed Frazelle

Executive Director · RightChain™ Institute

President and CEO at Logistics Resources International

Supply Chain Strategy Supply Chain Megatrends Inventory Strategy

W. Robert Knechel

Frederick E. Fisher Eminent Scholar; Director, International Accounting and Auditing Center · University of Florida

W. Robert Knechel is an international accounting auditing expert, as well as a financial reporting expert.

Issues Related to Assurance, Control, Performance Measurement and Auditing Factors Affecting the Scope and Timing of Audit Engagements Financial Reporting Accounting Business

Mi (Meg) Luo, PhD

Associate Professor of Finance | Villanova School of Business · Villanova University

Mi (Meg) Luo, PhD, specializes in empirical corporate finance, investments, equity valuation and corporate decision making.

Business Leveraged Buyouts Executive Compensation Merger and Acquisition Managerial Decision Making

Brian Miller

Associate Professor of Accounting · Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

Brian Miller's research interests are in the areas of corporate disclosure, fraud, credit risk assessment, and executive reputation.

Financial Disclosure Managerial Reputation Corporate Governance

Thomas Herndon

Assistant Professor of Economics · Loyola Marymount University

Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts

Heterodox Approaches to Economics Money and Banking Political Economy Macroeconomics Applied Econometrics

Leslie Hodder

Professor of Accounting · Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

Leslie Hodder's research focuses on financial institutions and financial instruments.

Financial Accounting Accounting Theory Research Methods Bank Accounting Risk Measurement and Disclosure in Financial Institutions

John Cook

President and CEO · Greenchip Financial Corp.

John offers a unique and often entertaining perspective on challenges and opportunities presented by the emerging environmental economy.

Sustainable Investing Cleantech Socially Responsible Investing Environmental Economic Development Environmentally Responsible Investing

Zining Li, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Accounting, College of Business Administration · Loyola Marymount University

Financial Reporting (US GAAP and IFRS) Executive Compensation Internal Control Goodwill Impairment

LeaAnne DeRigne, MSW, Ph.D.

Associate Professor · Florida Atlantic University

LeaAnne DeRigne's area of research expertise is in paid sick leave, flexible work, vacation time, and pensions.

vacation time Pensions Health Care Policy Labor Market Participation Sick Leave

Edward Truant

Chief Executive Officer · Slingshot Capital

Ed founded the world's first litigation finance fund-of-funds and is an active investor, both personally and professionally.

Litigation Funding Litigation Finance Finance Corporate Finance Mergers & Acquisitions

Nicole B. Simpson, CFP

CFP, Best Selling Author, Disaster Recovery Specia · Harvest Wealth Media Group

Experienced, empowerment speaker who specializes in helping families recover from trauma emotionally, spiritually and financially.

Disaster Planning and Recovery Economic Empowerment Mistaken Identtity Sexual Assault The Ultimate Plan

Anastassia Fedyk

Assistant Professor · Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Labor and Finance Empirical Asset Pricing Behavioral Economics Experimental Economics

C. Martin Harris, MD, MBA

Chief Information Officer · Cleveland Clinic

Using IT strategically and effectively is the prescription for improving patient outcomes and reducing healthcare costs

Healthcare Management Healthcare Technology Medical Informatics Healthcare Information and Management Systems Ehealth Trends and Innovations

Paul Boothe

Professor · Ivey Business School

Experienced professor with a background in macroeconomics, international finance, debt management and public finance

Federal Strategy for Fiscal Arrangements Reform Accrual Accounting in the Public Sector Energy Security Business Sector Productivity in Canada International Finance

Patrick Conway, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair, Department of Economics, College of Arts and Sciences · UNC-Chapel Hill

Patrick J. Conway is Professor and Chair of the Department of Economics at UNC Chapel Hill

Tariffs Globalization International Trade IMF Adjustment Programs Economic Development

Jan Barton

Associate Professor of Accounting; Area Coordinator of Accounting · Emory University, Goizueta Business School

Neuroscience of financial decision making Financial Reporting and Disclosure Financial Statement Analysis Equity Valuation Design Thinking

Neil Poynton

Head of Charities Financial Services Transformation · Charities Aid Foundation

Neil focuses on the needs of charities, delivering solutions to increase their impact.

Charities Financial Services High Net Worth Individuals Landed Estates and Family Offices Farming

Greg Payne

Vice President, Portfolio Management · Investeco Capital Corp.

You thought only Kermit was green? Supporting investments in the environmental economy is a passion for Greenchip's Portfolio Manager

Cleantech Green Investing Socially Responsible Investing Green Economic Development Cities and Sustainable Development

Prof. Sarah Harper

Director and Professor of Gerontology · Oxford Institute of Population Ageing, Oxford University

Sarah trained as an ethnographer and her early research focused on migration and the social implications of demographic change

Addressing Inequalities Global Migration Public Policy Longevity Global Population Ageing

James Roberts, Ph.D.

Director, Centre for Nonprofit Leadership and Service, Professor - Marketing · Baylor University

Expert on consumer behavior, human-computer interaction, compulsive buying, and effects of consumerism & technology on individual happiness.

Consumer Psychology Consumer Behavior Marketing Consumer Culture Materialism