Jay Shanken

Goizueta Chaired Professor of Finance · Emory University, Goizueta Business School

Factor Models Portfolio Efficiency Asset Pricing Tests Return Predictability

Julia Chung, CFP, CLU, FEA

Senior Financial Planner, Entrepreneur · Spring Financial Planning & Admin Slayer Services

Personal Finance & Family Enterprise professional leading Spring Financial Planning & Admin Slayer Services

Personal Finance Financial Planning Entrepreneur Family Business Planning Estate Planning

David Gibbins

Corporate Advisory Board · InventionShare

David Gibbins specializes in capital markets, derivatives and financial risk

Business Strategy Portfolio Management Investment Banking Risk Management

Alina Lerman

Assistant Professor of Business · University of Connecticut

Alina Lerman is an expert in the role of accounting information in capital markets, investor sophistication, and corporate reporting.

Corporate Regulation Economics Accounting Forensic Accounting Investment

Robert Novy-Marx

Lori and Alan S. Zekelman Distinguished Professor of Finance · University of Rochester

Robert Novy-Marx is an award-winning expert on empirical asset pricing, empirical methods, and public finance.

Public Finance Empirical Asset Pricing Empirical Methods

Julian Zhang, Ph.D.

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

Machine Learning Structure Modeling Corporate Finance Empirical Investment Market Micro-Structure

Joshua Spizman, Ph.D.

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

Faculty Advisor, Finance Society and Lion Investing Society

Financial Markets Corporate Governance

Suhas A. Sridharan

Assistant Professor of Accounting · Emory University, Goizueta Business School

Sridharan studies investors' use of information to assess risk and resolve uncertainty, particularly around issues of political economy

Risk Political Economy Financial Statement Analysis Information and Price Discovery in Financial Markets Uncertainty

Sandi Gilbert

Founder & CEO · SeedUps Canada

Sandi has been active in the startup ecosystem for over a decade

Nicholas Valerio

Professor in the Practice of Finance · Emory University, Goizueta Business School

Financial Markets Financial Asset Pricing Investment Management Quantitative Equity Investing Derivative Financial Assets

Paul F. Rocheleau

Executive Director of Strategic Development · VCU School of Engineering

Provides multi-functional support to grow the school, including the development of new initiatives

Micah Officer, Ph.D.

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

micah.officer@lmu.edu | (310) 338-7658

Stockholder Voting Rights Business Economics Dividend Policy Capital Structure Corporate Governance

Steve Barrett

Mentor | CBASE · Centre for Business and Social Entrepreneurship

Steve has a proven track record for conceiving, funding, launching and commercializing early stage technology companies

Raising Capital Building High Performance Teams Managing Technical Development Government Approvals Creating Strong Vendor Partnerships

Sunil Dutta

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs | William D. Crawford Chair in Taxation and Accounting · Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Incentive Contracts Performance Measures Financial Disclosures Cost of Capital Earnings Management

Lisa Kramer

Professor of Finance · University of Toronto

Lisa Kramer studies the way human characteristics play a role in investor decisions and financial markets

Behavioral Finance Investment Financial Market Seasonality Empirical Finance Behavioral Economics

Paul Hanson

Founder and CEO, bbotx Inc.

Founder and CEO, bbotx Inc.

Applied Technology Startups International Business and Sales Large Scale System Design and Sales Deal Making

Will Pate

Mobile Strategy · Kazify

Will is an experienced digital strategist that helps orgs deliver mobile-first tech, content, and experiences to employees and customers.

Mobile Strategy Mobile Advertising Mobile Mobile Marketing Mobile Business

April Rinne

Director of WaterCredit · Water.org

Chief Strategy Officer, Collaborative Lab

Olivia Loadwick

Co-Founder · The Glass Elevator

Executive Director

Mergers Strategic Planning Business Strategy Technology Sustainability

Aldo Martinez

Founder · AJM Advisory Services (NYSE - VP retired)

Been described as a captivating and motivating speaker explaining and influencing in the field of Market Surveillance detecting proving trad

Market Regulation and Investor Confidence Leadership Management and How to Motivate A Workforce Adjunct Professor of Market Derivatives; Investment Analysis and Corporate Finance Life Coaching - the Role of Education and Perseverence in Making Life's Decisions