Upcoming Conferences of Interest

Showcasing Women in Finance 2018

The Department of Finance at the University of Miami School of Business Administration, AFFECT and CIBER will jointly host the 2018 conference on Showcasing Women in Finance. More information can be found on the University of Miami website.


Upcoming Events of Interest





Past Conferences & Events

Past Conferences of Interest


AFA Annual Meeting Paper Session

We will host a session on Saturday, January 6th, 2018 with the theme Sex, Race and Finance, chaired by Renee Adams. More details available here


Call for Papers by the FRB, Bank of England and ECB

The Federal Reserve Board, the Bank of England and the European Central Bank are hosting a conference at the Bank of England on May 14th, 2018. The topic will be “Gender and Career Progression”. The call for Papers is open until November 24th, 2017. More information available here.


Western Finance Association

AFFECT will host a Breakfast at the 2017 Annual Meeting of the Western Finance Association (June 25th – 28th, 2017) in Whistler, Canada. More information available here.


Showcasing Women in Finance 2017

The Department of Finance at the University of Miami School of Business Administration and AFFECT jointly held their first conference on Showcasing Women in Finance, March 4, 2017. More information can be found here.


Summer Research Graduate Programme

The European Central Bank sponsored a conference, the 2016 Summer Research Graduate Programme.  The conference advertised this opportunity to young female PhD students. More details are available here.


Past Events of Interest


AFFECT Reception

AFFECT will host a reception at the 2018 AFA Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, PA on Friday, January 5th, 2018 from 7:00 pm – 9:00pm. It will be held at the Loews Philadelphia Hotel in Commonwealth Hall A1. More details can be found here

International Women’s Day was March 8th, 2017

International Women’s Day was March 8th, 2016

See Wiley’s blog, which includes links to a wide variety of articles related to gender issues around the world.

AFFECT Breakfast at SFS Cavalcade, May 15 – 18th, 2016

AFFECT hosted a breakfast at the 2016 SFS Cavalcade in Toronto. The breakfast was held on Monday May 16th, and anybody interested could have registered through the SFS Cavalcade .



The Official Launch of AFFECT

Sunday 03 January 2016
6:30 – 8:30pm
View Lounge
San Francisco Marriott Marquis


Enquiries: AFFECT(at) unsw.edu.au