Research in Financial Services: Lunchtime taster series

  • 13–15 July 2020
  • Webinar
  • 50 PLACE(S) AVAILABLE
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Research in Financial Services: Lunchtime taster series with University of Edinburgh Business School and Scottish Financial Enterprise

Join a series of targeted, lunchtime taster sessions focused on cutting edge research. Together with Scottish Financial Enterprise and The University of Edinburgh Business School, Edinburgh Futures Institute (EFI) is hosting three sessions over the week, each exploring different topics and areas of expertise relevant to Financial Services.

Find out how your company can benefit from leading research at The University of Edinburgh Business School. Select one session or join us for all three!

Session 1 – 13th July 12.30pm

Challenges and opportunities for fintechs and banks in a changing world

Welcome - Donald Gateley, Scottish Financial Enterprise & Schroders Personal Wealth

Credit Risk – with Prof Jonathan Crook, Professor of Business Economics

Open Banking opportunities for FinTechs – with Dr Raffaella Calabrese, Senior Lecturer in Data Science

Explainable Machine Learning in Banking – Dr Belen Martin-Barragan, Lecturer in Management Science

Chaired by Ksenia Siedlecka, Financial Services & Fintech Engagement Manager

Session 2 – 14th July 12.30pm

Climate Change and the Finance Sector

Welcome - Donald Gateley, Scottish Financial Enterprise & Schroders Personal Wealth

Carbon Accounting – with Dr Matthew Brander - Senior Lecturer in Carbon Accounting

Climate Change Risk Management – with Dr Luca Tashini, Reader in Carbon Finance

Chaired by Ksenia Siedlecka, Financial Services & Fintech Engagement Manager

Session 3 – 15th July 12.30pm:

Scale and Impact

Welcome - Donald Gateley, Scottish Financial Enterprise & Schroders Personal Wealth

Impact of Covid-19 on businesses and the barriers to scaling up – with Prof Francis Greene, Chair in Entrepreneurship

Your second most important pitch: how digital ventures must pitch to industry analysts to scale – with Prof Neil Pollock, Professor of Innovation and Social Informatics

Chaired by Ksenia Siedlecka, Financial Services & Fintech Engagement Manager

Date and Time

Session 1 – 13th July 12.30pm

Session 2 – 14th July 12.30pm

Session 3 – 15th July 12.30pm

Booking

Register by clicking here.

If you are experiencing any difficulties please email heather.marsh@charteredbanker.com