July 26-28, 2024, Preveza, Greece
"Yiannis Moralis" Municipal Art Gallery, Athanasiadis House

Scientific Committee:
Ruth Aguilera (Northeastern Univ), Renée Adams (Univ of Oxford), Franklin Allen (Imperial College), Chris Brooks (Univ of Bristol), Douglas Cumming (Florida Atlantic Univ), François Degeorge (Swiss Finance Institute), Daniel Ferreira (LSE), Raghu Rau (Univ of Cambridge), Paola Sapienza (Northwestern), Ian Tonks (Univ of Bristol), Geoffrey Wood (Western Univ Canada)

Organising Committee:
Apostolos Kourtis (UEA), Nikolaos Vlastakis (UEA), Raphael Markellos (UEA), Konstantinos Bozos (Univ of Leeds)

Registration is now open through UEA →


We bring together an international group of academics conducting research in finance and related areas from business and economics. The symposium has the format of a paper development workshop, where invited speakers and poster session participants receive feedback on their work from leading experts and journal editors. Journals that welcome papers from the workshop include: Academy of Management Perspectives, Journal of Financial Stability, Journal of International Accounting, Auditing and Taxation, International Business Review, Human Resource Management Journal, Corporate Governance: An International Review, Review of Corporate Finance, and Annals of Corporate Governance.


Poster session papers/extended abstracts should be sent n PDF format to isf@uea.ac.uk by May 15th, 2024 for review. We follow a rolling acceptance system whereby authors are notified of the review decision within four weeks of submitting their paper. There is a registration fee of £400 (payable through the University of East Anglia) which covers coffee breaks and two meals (details TBA). Presenters will need to make their own arrangements for accommodation and travel.

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The symposium presentations will take place at the "Yiannis Moralis" Municipal Art Gallery, Athanasiadis House, located in the Preveza city centre. The symposium has a child-friendly policy and welcomes presenters with their families in the academic and social events. There are several accommodation solutions in Preveza that include hotels (e.g. Dioni Boutique Hotel, Preveza City Comfort Hotel, Hotel Avra, Margarona Royal), villas, and Airbnbs. Untouched by mass tourism, Preveza is located on the North West mainland coast of Greece. It has an international airport and is conveniently located near to the beautiful islands of Lefkada (25 min drive), Paxoi and Corfu. Preveza town is an area blessed with beautiful landscapes, green areas, great beaches, a rich history, ancient sites and monuments. Sandwiched between two bodies of water, the Ionian Sea and the Ambracian Gulf, Preveza will charm you with its lovely jetty, yacht-filled marina, dozens of restaurants and meze-bars, pedestrianised centre and stylish shops. Just outside town, you’ll encounter Augustus, Antony and Cleopatra at ancient Nikopolis. And after that, there are some 60km of beaches to explore, from Preveza all the way to Parga.