Catherine Bonser-Neal

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

Cathy Bonser-Neal is an expert in global financial markets and international economics and finance.

Global Financial Markets Exchange rate behavior Financial market impact of Federal Reserve policies International economics and finance

Lisa D. Cook

Associate Professor of Economics and International Relations · Michigan State University

Expert in global economic growth and development, financial institutions and markets, innovation and economic history

International Finance Innovation Macroeconomics Development Economic History

Lisa Kahn

Professor of Economics · University of Rochester

Kahn's research focuses on labor economics with interests in organizations and education

Economic Downturns Contract Theory Economics of Organizations

David Neumark

Chancellor's Professor, Economics · UC Irvine

David Neumark is an American economist and a Chancellor's Professor of Economics at UC Irvine.

Health Economics Finance Gender Inequality in Relationships Economics Demographics

Robert Rycroft

Professor of Economics · University of Mary Washington

Dr. Rycroft focuses on the economics of inequality, poverty and discrimination.

Political Science Economic Analysis Editing Finance and Economics Political Economy

Ken Johnson, Ph.D.

Associate Dean · Florida Atlantic University

Ken Johnson is an expert in real estate economics.

Rental Housing Real Estate Markets Homeownership Real Estate Real Estate Economics

Jan McInnis

CEO · The Work Lady

unique keynotes on using humor in business

Master of Ceremonies Humor in the Workplace Keynotes Humor writing

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

Robert H. Edelstein

Professor Emeritus | Maurice Mann Chair in Real Estate | Co-Chair, Fisher Center for Real Estate & Urban Economics · Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Urban real estate economics and urban financial problems Property taxation and the role of the public sector Inter-linkages, securitization and globalization of real estate asset markets Design of optimal mortgage debt instruments and variable-rate mortgages Macroeconomic determinants of housing construction

Dexter Gabriel, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of History · University of Connecticut

Dexter Gabriel's research interests include the history of slavery, resistance, and freedom in the Black Atlantic.

Black Atlantic Slavery Slavery in Popular Culture Abolition and Emancipation

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

Joaquin Roca

Principal · JoaquinRoca.com

Principal at Joaquin Roca

Startup Scaling Culture

Jeff Cohen, Ph.D.

Professor of Real Estate and Finance · University of Connecticut

Jeffrey Cohen is an expert on how airport noise, transit and highway infrastructure improvements impact real estate.

Residential Real Estate Applied Spatial Econometrics Real Estate Economics and Finance Transportation and Real Estate

Lawrence Benveniste

Asa Griggs Candler Professor of Finance; Academic Director, Center for Alternative Investments · Emory University, Goizueta Business School

Corporate Governance Initial Public Offerings

Ross Levine

Professor | Willis H. Booth Chair in Banking and Finance · Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Expert on how finance shapes the economy

Finance, Growth, and Economic Prosperity Financial Regulation Entrepreneurship

M.V. Lee Badgett

Professor of Economics / Director, Center for Public Policy and Administration / Co-director Center for Employment Equity · University of Massachusetts Amherst

M. V. Lee Badgett is one of the world’s leading experts on the economics of same-sex marriage.

Economics of Sexual Orientation and Same-Sex Marriage Gay Marriage LGBT Inclusion Labor Economics Same-sex Couples

Diane McQuaig

Innovation Keynote Speaker · McQuaig & Company

Are You Paid To Think? Recognize your thinking style, manage the voice of caution, defer judgment and generate brand new ideas on demand!

Six Thinking Hats Think Smarter Not Harder

Ann Mirabito, Ph.D.

Associate Professor · Baylor University

Dr. Ann Mirabito's research focuses on health policy, consumer health and workplace wellness.

Stigmas of Mental Illness Stigma Economics Workplace Wellness Health Policy

Paige Marta Skiba

Professor of Law and Professor of Economics · Vanderbilt University

Expert in behavioral economics, including causes and consequences of borrowing on high-interest credit.

Empirical Legal Studies Commercial Law High-interest Credit Banking and Finance Law Applied Microeconomics

Margaret Ray

Chair and Professor of Economics · University of Mary Washington

Dr. Ray specializes in applied microeconomics and econometrics, industrial organization and regional economics.

Economics Econometrics Applied Microeconomics Economic Education Industrial Organizations and Antitrust