Sunday, 12 May 2019

12:00–19:00

Registration

14:00–16:30

The Research Foundation Workshop for the Practitioner

Ronald N. Kahn
Managing Director and Global Head of Systematic Equity Research
BlackRock

The Research Foundation Workshop for the Practitioner draws from the work supported by the CFA Institute Research Foundation to help participants enhance their practical investment knowledge, understand and apply new research, and contribute to effective client service. This is an optional, free workshop for delegates of the 72nd CFA Institute Annual Conference.

14:00–15:00

Beyond the Numbers Sessions

Beyond the Numbers Sessions provide training in soft-skills in a variety of areas of personal development for investment professionals.

14:00–15:00

The Organized Mind: Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload

Daniel Levitin
Award-Winning Scientist, Musician, Writer, and Record Producer
Author, The Organized Mind: Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload

14:00–15:00

​Investment Professional of the Future: New Research from CFA Institute

Rebecca Fender, CFA
Head, Future of Finance
CFA Insitute

15:30–16:30

Psychology and the Good Life: What the Science of Psychology Says about How to Lead a More Flourishing Life

Laurie Santos
Head, Silliman College
Professor of Psychology, Yale University

  • Introduction to the most popular class ever at Yale
  • The most common misconceptions about what makes us happy
  • The top seven tips for what really can help us live a more satisfying life

18:30–19:30

Welcome Reception