The Risk Banking and Finance Society Presentation





Ninth edition
Israel, Jerusalem: June 13–15, 2016

Risk Management and Regulation in Banks and Other Financial Institutions – How to Achieve Economic Stability?”

After the 8th successful edition in Luxembourg, the permanent organizers (University of Florence, NYU Stern Salomon Center), invite you to join the 9th edition of the International Risk Management Conference in Jerusalem, Israel, June 13-15, 2016.
The conference will bring together leading experts from various academic disciplines and professionals for a three-day conference including three keynote plenary sessions, three parallel featured sessions and a professional workshop. The participation of other ‘prominent academics’ in Banking, Behavioral Finance, Economics, Strategy and Risk Management will be announced as they confirm their attendance. Many other acknowledged scholars in related research fields are expected to attend and the conference welcomes all relevant methodological and empirical contributions.

Keynote Speakers:
Robert Israel Aumann
(Hebrew University of Jerusalem), Edward I. Altman (NYU Stern), Linda Allen (City University of New York), the Scientific Committee Chairman Menachem Brenner (NYU Stern), Michel Crouhy (Natixis), Karnit Flug (Bank of Israel Governor), Ben Golub (CFO Blackrock), Fernando Zapatero (USC Marshall School of Business), Shmuel Hauser (Israel Securities Authority - Chairman), Yossi Beinart (Tel Aviv Stock Exchange – CEO), Hedva Ber (Bank of Israel - Supervisor of Bank)

KEYDATES: Call for Papers Deadline: March 15, 2016 (Full papers – Final Draft); Paper acceptance: April 8, 2016
The Risk, Banking and Finance Society aims to promote the creation and exchange of knowledge about risk, banking and finance by establishing and developing a community of academics and practitioners interested in these subjects.



The Risk, Banking and Finance Society aims to promote the creation and exchange of knowledge about risk, banking and finance by establishing and developing a community of academics and practitioners interested in these subjects.

The Society promotes and carries out theoretical and applied research in the economics and finance field, specifically regarding the identification, assessment and treatment of corporate, bank, national and systematic risks. It organizes and coordinates national and international conferences and workshops. Its scope is to advance knowledge on financial subjects. In particular, “The Risk, Banking and Finance Society” main task is to act as permanent conference manager for the “International Risk Management Conference”. It also offers the “Beautiful Minds in Finance” Workshop Series and other similar events in the field.

Future projects

Future projects include the creation and submission of an international research proposal to the “EU - VIIth Framework Program” about Enterprise Risk Management and ISO 31000 standard requirements involving top EU academic institutions (2013) and the foundation of the “Journal of Risk, Banking and Finance” (2013-2015).

Target members

The Society invites individuals interested in understanding risks and other financial topics to join the community as “Individual Associates”. In addition to individuals, corporations and institutions may also enjoy membership of the association as “Corporate” or “Supporting Associates”. Members contribute to the achievement of Society’s objectives and enjoy the benefits of the participating in a community of scholars, practitioners and policymakers.

The organization

The achievement of the objectives of this non-profit organization will be guided by the General Assembly of Associates, their elected Board and the Society’s President who acts as legal representative. In addition, a Scientific Committee and Board of Guarantors is appointed according to the association charter. The Risk, Finance and Banking Society was established in December 2010 under the Italian and European laws. 

Founder President and Legal Representative: Oliviero Roggi




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