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Every two years, the World Congress of the Bachelier Finance Society brings together academics and practitioners in the Mathematical and Quantitative Finance community to exchange ideas on the state-of-the-art, discuss the latest trends in the field, and find new collaborations and employment opportunities.
The 11th World Congress of the Bachelier Finance Society will take place at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) from 1-5 June 2020.
We hope to welcome many of you there.

Invited Speakers

We are proud to announce the following list of invited speakers:
Louis Bachelier Lecturer
Robert C. Merton, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA (Nobel Laureate in Economics 1997)
Bachelier Banquet Speaker
Hod Lipson, Columbia University, USA
Plenary Speakers
Beatrice Acciaio (London School of Economics), Hans Buehler (JP Morgan Chase), Carole Comerton-Forde (The UNSW Business School), Arnulf Jentzen (University of Münster), Steven Kou (Boston University), Daniel Lacker (Columbia University), Birgit Rudloff (WU Vienna), Yuliy Sannikov (Stanford University), Nizar Touzi (Ecole Polytechnique).

Submission now open

Submissions are open on the conference website:
The deadline to submit an abstract is 31 December 2019.

Scientific Committee

Carole Bernard (Grenoble Ecole de Management), Bruno Bouchard (Université Paris-Dauphine), Rama Cont (University of Oxford), Darrell Duffie (Stanford University), Masaaki Fukasawa (Osaka University), Kay Giesecke (Stanford University), Xin Guo (University of California Berkeley), Monique Jeanblanc (Université d’Evry), Charles-Albert Lehalle (Capital Fund Management), Duan Li (City University of Hong Kong), Vadim Linetsky (Northwestern University), Frank Riedel (Bielefeld University), José Scheinkman (Columbia University), Jianfeng Zhang (University of Southern California), Xunyu Zhou (Columbia University).

Bachelier Finance Society Junior Scholar Award – sponsored by SIG

At SIG, Quantitative Researchers explore the latest concepts in financial mathematics to solve problems found in the markets. Sponsored by SIG, this award will honour the most outstanding contribution by a PhD student or postdoc with EUR 5000 (conditions apply). The award has been created to recognise scholars who share SIG’s passion for cutting-edge research. Click here to read more about the Bachelier Finance Society Junior Scholar Award.


The poster of the Congress can be downloaded here.