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York Finance Conference 2020

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Ron Cooke Hub

133 Deramore Lane

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YO10 5GW

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York Finance Conference is one of the largest student-led conferences in Europe, bringing you invaluable insight into the world of finance.

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York Finance Conference is an annual event offering students an invaluable insight into the financial industry. Learn about a career in finance from professionals operating in fields such as investment banking, asset management, private equity, consulting and corporate law.

Practical experience on the day will help you to stand out in a competitive career market. This involves keynote speeches, panel debates and taking part in seminars from some of the world’s leading financial experts. Exclusive structured networking sessions will also give you the best opportunity to interact with our guest speakers, recent graduates and student employers.

This year's conference will be taking place on the 21st of February 2020 at the Ron Cooke Hub and the Piazza on Campus East at the University of York. Tickets include a buffet-style lunch, coffee and tea throughout the day, and a YFC goody-bag with industry-related materials, snacks and water included.

Brief Outline:

Keynote 1: How to Break Into Finance

Keynote 2: Responsible yet disruptive investing strategies & sustainable finance models.

Break

Panel 1: Geopolitics and Finance

Keynote 3: Futuristic, non-conventional, risky and profitable Investment.

Keynote 4: An Agile Finance World

Lunch

Afternoon Workshops (two one hour sessions)

Break

Keynote 5: Finance and Start-ups.

Panel 2: Growth vs Profitability of startups

Networking and Drinks

Workshop Slot 1:

1. Amplify Trading Simulations (runs both sessions), max 40 people.

2. Yannis: The challenges and opportunities at the post GDPR era. Mitigating data risks and identifying new data business models.

3. Julio: Blockchain and decentralised political technologies.

4. John Mark Williams: How to run an agile team.

Workshop Slot 2:

1. Amplify Trading Simulations continued.

2. Julio: Will Data Science, AI & ML make wiser and more profitable decisions than the human mind?

3. Mazars: Tax avoidance and evasion.

4. The Negotiation Club: How to negotiate like a pro.

Further information about the day itself can be found on our website, where you can sign up to our newsletter for updates surrounding YFC 2020:

www.yorkfinanceconference.com

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