Keynote speakers

Professor Renee Adams (University of Queensland)

Renee has published in top tier accounting and finance journals including Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies and Journal of Accounting and Economics.

Professor Douglas Foster (Australian National University)

Doug has published in top tier finance journals including Journal of Finance, Review of Financial Studies, and Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis.

Professor Bruce Grundy (University of Melbourne)

Bruce has published in top tier finance journals including Journal of Finance, Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Business and Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis.

Professor Ferdinand A. Gul (Monash University, Sunway Campus, Malaysia)

Ferdinand has published in top tier accounting and finance journals including The Accounting Review, Journal of Accounting Research, Journal of Accounting and Economics, Contemporary Accounting Research, Accounting Organization and Society and Journal of Financial Economics. 

Professor John S. Howe (University of Missouri)

John has published in top tier accounting and finance journals including Journal of Accounting Research, Journal of Business, Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics and Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis.