FinTech Conference: Wealth Management Systems for Individual Investors (New York City) 26 Apr 2017
In the context of the fourth revolution, the digital revolution, which is likely to have a dramatic impact on the investment industry, four prominent academic institutions renowned for the quality and relevance of their educational and research programmes in finance and technology - EDHEC-Risk Institute, KAIST, Princeton and Tsinghua Universities - are partnering for the first time. Together, they will host an international series of rotational conferences on financial technologies and offer a forum that will facilitate discussion among all interested parties (academics, practitioners and regulators) around the world. The conferences will be held annually, starting on 26 April 2017 with the Four-University Rotating FinTech Conference: Wealth Management Systems for Individual Investors, which will take place on Princeton Campus, and is jointly organised by EDHEC-Risk Institute and Princeton University ORFE department. Leading experts from the US, Asia and Europe will be featured at the conference, including Andrew Yao (Turing Award recipient and founder of IIIS FinTech Center at Tsinghua University), Woo Chang Kim (Associate Professor at KAIST), Lionel Martellini (Director of EDHEC-Risk Institute), and John Mulvey (Professor and founding member of the Bendheim Center for Finance at Princeton University).