Free tickets available for the CQF Institute’s ESG & Climate Risk in Quant Finance Conference

The CQF Institute’s ESG & Climate Risk in Quant Finance Conference will be streamed globally online on Thursday 29th September 2022.

This one-day virtual conference will feature six talks and a panel discussion bringing together some of the world’s most influential practitioners in the industry. Leading quant experts, including Nobel Laureate, Professor Robert Engle, and Professor Robert Litterman, co-developer of the well-known Black-Litterman Global Asset Allocation Model, will focus on the latest developments in ESG and climate risk.

View the talk abstracts and the full schedule here.

Confirmed speaker line-up:

  • Nobel Laureate, Professor Robert Engle, Professor Emeritus of Finance, New York University Stern School of Business
  • Professor Robert Litterman, Founding Partner, Kepos Capital
  • Asha Mehta, Managing Partner & CIO, Global Delta Capital
  • Dr. Grant Fuller, CEO, Irithmics
  • Dr. Mike Chen, Head of Alternative Alpha Research, Robeco
  • Lukasz Pomorski, Managing Director and Head of ESG Research, AQR Capital Management
  • Professor Amir Amel Zadeh, Associate Professor, Saïd Business School, University of Oxford
  • Professor Laurens Swinkels, Head of Quant Strategy at Sustainable Multi-Asset Solutions, Robeco
  • Diana Ouamar, Managing Director, Rima Consulting
  • Dr. Arik Ben Dor, Head of Quantitative Equity Research, Barclays

Commenting on the event, Dr. Randeep Gug, Managing Director, CQF Institute at Fitch Learning, said: “With an increased focus on ESG and climate change as a key driver for quant finance, we are thrilled with the expert line-up for our September conference which includes Nobel Laureate, Professor Robert Engle who will be delivering a talk on ‘Climate Financial Risk’. We are also delighted to have Sustainable Fitch sponsoring the conference this year.”

Register to attend the conference

Tickets are free for all CQF Institute members and include access to all talks and panels, networking activities and video on demand. To become a member and claim a complimentary ticket, register for a free, basic membership here.