167 Experts from 53 Countries presenting over 87 papers at IIF International Research Conference
While delivering the Chief Guest Address in the Inaugural Session on first day at IIF International Research Conference on 29th January, 2021, "The Governance of Globalization in the 21st Century, Prof. Dr. Grzegorz Witold Kolodko, Former Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, elaborated on policy oriented research.He emphasised the need for ecological environment and governance of globalization in a country.
Guest of Honour address on Challenges in our Post – Virus World was delivered by H.E. Ambassador Prof. Dr. Deepak Vohra, IFS (Formerly Ambassador of India to Armenia, Georgia, South Sudan, Sudan, Poland and Lithuania; Honorary Professor, Indian Institute of Finance, INDIA). According to Prof. Vohra, technology will be the core of new world as the world is moving towards technology based working module. He emphasized that the communication has changed forever and the virtual reality has become a new actual reality today.
IIF Research Council Member, Prof. Yochanan Shachmurove, (Professor of Economics at City University of New York, USA) delivered a thought provoking discussion on Emotions and Financial Decisions. Prof. Dr. Julia Margarete Puaschunde, (Behavioral Economist, USA) delivered a Special Keynote Address on Post-COVID Capitalism and Finance : Data Fiduciary in order to alleviate Principal Agent Problems in the Artificial Big Data Age highlighted Capitalism after Covid 19 emphasizing on Health Care. IIF Alumni Address was delivered by IIF MBF (2003-05) Alumni, Mr. Sadar Abdul Rasheed, (Head - Risk Management, Al Guhar Group, UAE).
The Conference is chaired and moderated by Prof. Aman Agarwal, Professor of Finance & Dean (IR) Indian Institute of Finance and Executive Editor, Finance India. The First day of the conference was attended by over 250 global participants on Zoom, Facebook and Youtube.
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