Yaniv Konchitchki

Associate Professor | Distinguished Teaching Fellow | Founder and Faculty Director, Berkeley Fintech Program | Lead Fintech Researcher, Wells Fargo Lab for Banking & Financial Services · UC Berkeley Haas School of Business

A pioneering researcher on financial-based solutions to the world's grand challenges

Financial-based Solutions to World’s Grand Challenges Interdisciplinary Capital Markets Asset Pricing Macro-Accounting Financial Reporting

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

Grace Pownall

Professor Emerita of Accounting · Emory University, Goizueta Business School

Information and Global Capital Markets Voluntary Disclosure Incentives and Practices International Accounting

Panos N. Patatoukas

Associate Professor | The L.H. Penney Chair in Accounting | Distinguished Teaching Fellow · Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Expert on micro and macro interdisciplinary capital markets research

Properties of financial accounting data and corporate financial reporting Financial statement analysis and corporate valuation Cross-industry economic links and value creation along the supply chain Forecasting and nowcasting economic activity using financial accounting data Measurement of economic activity in national accounts

James M. Wahlen

Chairperson of Accounting · Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

Dr. Wahlen's teaching and research interests focus on financial accounting, financial statement analysis, and the capital markets.

Capital Markets Accounting and Finance Banking and Capital markets Risk Management Financial Analysis

Noralee Bradley

Partner, Corporate · Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP

Advisor to Public and Private Companies on M&A takeovers, Financings and Restructurings, particularly in the Energy Sector.

Corporate Finance and Securities Corporate Governance Mergers and Acquisitions Takeover Bids Plans of Arrangement

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

Randall Stone

Professor of Political Science and Director of the Skalny Center for Polish & Central European Studies · University of Rochester

Stone is known for his studies on international political economy, international relations, and Russian and European politics.

International Monetary Fund International Economics Multinational Corporations International relations and finance Russia and Eastern Europe

Gregory W. Brown

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

Greg Brown researches financial risk, using financial derivative contracts as risk management tools and private investment strategies.

Finance Private Capital Private Equity Hedge Funds Portfolio Management

Shafiul Islam

Head of Operations · AM Securities and Financial Services Ltd. (concern of Abdul Monem Ltd.)

Head of Operations at AM Securities and Financial Services Ltd.

Capital Markets Portfolio Management Investment Banking

Mike Lincoln

EVP Business Development · Lillibridge Healthcare Services Inc.

Sought after speaker on driving healthcare industry innovation, reconciling growth with capital, and enhancing the customer experience.

Customer Experience Go-To-Market Strategies Evolution in Healthcare Delivery Healthcare Financial Debt Capital Markets

Teri Kirk

President & CEO · Fundingportal

Founder & CEO at Fundingportal

Public Policy Venture Capital Business Funding Exempt Markets Government Funding

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

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

Wang Feng

Professor of Sociology · UC Irvine

Wang Feng is a leading expert on demography, aging, and inequality.

Comparative Historical Demography Contemporary Chinese Society Social Demography Social Inequality Post-Communist Societies

Rade Kovacevic

Mentor | CBASE · MedCannAccess

Rade Kovacevic is currently Vice-President, Business Development at MedCannAccess.

Capital Raises Management Economics Industry Finance Relationship Development Business Strategy

Joel Paul

Albert Abramson '54 Professor of Law · UC Hastings College of the Law

Contacts: paulj@uchastings.edu / 415-565-4638 / Office 312-200

International Economic Law and Policy Presidential Powers in Foreign Affairs International Business Transactions National Security Law Foreign Relations Law

Rob Burbach

Research Director · International Data Corporation (IDC)

Research Director, specializing in the design and analysis of primary research in technology

Branding Maturity Models Buyer Behaviour Statistical Analysis Survey Development

Monder Ram

Director, Centre for Research in Ethnic Minority Entrepreneurship & Professor of Small Business · Aston University

Monder is an authority on small business & ethnic minority entrepreneurship research & has appeared frequently in the media on these topics.

Industrial Sociology Migrant and Refugee Entrepreneurship SMEs in the West Midlands Ethnic Minority Entrepreneurship SMEs

Nandini Gupta

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

Professor Nandini Gupta researches empirical corporate finance with a focus on politics, privatization, financial market reforms, and labor.

Financial Market Reforms Lobbying Political Economy Privatization Media Bias