The annual Carroll School Finance Conference brings some of the nation’s top financial services companies and professionals together with faculty from the Carroll School of Management’s noted finance department. The firms that participate in this partnership show a commitment to keeping a finger on the pulse of the field.

In this information-driven environment, all parties benefit. Boston College’s world-class finance faculty is known for its research excellence in investments, capital markets and financial institutions. The faculty hold more than two dozen editorial board positions with journals in finance and economics, and they are actively engaged in industry, government and academic spheres.

Our finance program combines excellence in teaching and research with the school’s underlying emphasis on ethics and social responsibility, training the principled leaders of tomorrow. Our students are sought after by top firms, and upon graduation they join the powerful BC alumni network. Our work is your work. Our success in understanding markets provides insight for the whole field.

We hope you’ll leverage our knowledge capital and our network. Enhance your career and your company’s success. Join us.

2019 Conference

June 5–6, 2019

Finance Conference Co-Chairs

Andy Boynton ’78, P’13
John and Linda Powers Family Dean
Carroll School of Management
Boston College

Daniel E. Holland III ’79, P’07, ’08
Managing Director
Private Wealth Management,
Goldman Sachs & Co.

Lindsay LoBue ’96
Advisory Director
Goldman Sachs & Co.

Jonathan Reuter
Associate Professor of Finance
Carroll School of Management

Marc Seidner ’88
CIO, Non-traditional Strategies
PIMCO

14th Annual Finance Conference

June 5–6, 2019

 

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Dinner and Reception
Boston College Club, 100 Federal Street, 36th Floor, Boston, Mass.

5:00 p.m.

Cocktail Reception

6:30 p.m.

Dinner

7:30 p.m.

Dessert and Entertainment
Antonina & David - The Mentalists


Thursday, June 6, 2019

Conference
Boston College, Robert J. Murray ’62 and Family Function Room, 4th Floor, Yawkey Athletics Center, Chestnut Hill, Mass.

7:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast for All Attendees

8:30 a.m.

Welcoming Remarks

8:40 a.m.

 

THE DOROTHY MARGARET ROSE KNIGHT ECONOMIC KEYNOTE DISCUSSION

Robert Steven Kaplan, President and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Moderator: Marc Seidner ’88, CIO Non-traditional Strategies, PIMCO

9:55 a.m.

Coffee Break

10:05 a.m.

 

 

INVESTMENT INSIGHTS

Steve Barry ’85, P’14, ’17, Managing Director, Chief Investment Officer of Fundamental Equity, Goldman Sachs Asset Management

Ann Gallo ’87, Partner, Wellington Management

David Antonelli, Vice Chairman, Investment Officer, & Equity Portfolio Manager, MFS Investment Management

Moderator: Lindsay LoBue ’96, Advisory Director, Goldman Sachs & Co.

11:05 a.m.

Coffee Break

11:15 a.m.

 

THE TRANSFORMATION OF FINANCIAL ADVISORY SERVICES

Dan Egan, Director of Behavioral Finance and Investments, Betterment

George Fischer ’83, Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Investments

Jonathan Reuter, Associate Professor of Finance, Carroll School of Management, Boston College

Moderator: Daniel E. Holland III ’79, P’07, ’08, Managing Director, Private Wealth Management, Goldman Sachs & Co.

12:15 p.m.

Lunch

1:30 p.m.

 

INFLATION: WHAT THE FUTURE HOLDS

Peter Ireland, Professor, Murray & Monti Chair in Economics, Morrissey College of Arts & Sciences, Boston College

Eric Peters, Chief Executive Officer & Chief Investment Officer, One River Asset Management

Moderator: Jeffrey Pontiff, Professor and James F. Cleary Chair in Finance, Carroll School of Management, Boston College

2:30 p.m.

Break

2:40 p.m.

THE STATE OF THE GLOBE: A GEOPOLITICAL PERSPECTIVE

Meghan L. O'Sullivan, Jeane Kirkpatrick Professor of the Practice of International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School

3:40 p.m.

Closing Remarks

Andy Boynton ’78, P’13, John and Linda Powers Family Dean, Carroll School of Management, Boston College

3:45 p.m.

Cocktail Reception

5:30 p.m.

Program Ends

Wednesday, June 5th

Pre-Conference Dinner
5:00–8:00 p.m.

Boston College Club, 100 Federal Street, 36th Floor, Boston, MA 02210
Directions and Parking

 

Thursday, June 6th

14th Annual Finance Conference
7:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Boston College, Robert J. Murray ’62 and Family Function Room, 4th Floor, Yawkey Athletics Center
Directions to Boston College
Visitor Parking Details (Guests should park in the Commonwealth Avenue Garage)
Hotel Accommodations

Uber/Lyft Drop Off

Enter “Boston College - Yawkey Center” or “140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467” for drop off location. The entrance to the Yawkey Athletics Center is just past the Doug Flutie statue on the right. 

Local Taxi Companies

  • Veterans Taxi: 617-527-0300
  • Bay State Taxi: 617-566-5000
  • Boston Red Cab: 617-734-5000