17 May 2019, Amphitheatre #1 – Donald K. Johnson Centre (Formerly Ivey Tangerine Leadership Centre), First Canadian Place, 130 King Street West, Toronto, ON, Canada
The mission of the Symposium is to encourage and support academic research and study in areas related to value investing. The presenters will discuss their work on value investing and related topics.
Morning Session: On Market Anomalies
Presenter: Kelly Shue, Yale University
Topic: Can the Market Multiply and Divide? Non-Proportional Thinking in Financial Markets
Discussant: Baolian Wang, University of Florida
Presenter: Joshua Mitts, Columbia Law School
Topic: Short and Distort
Discussant: Marina Niessner, Vice President, AQR Capital Management
Presenter: Matthew C. Ringgenberg, University of Utah
Topic: An Information Factor: Can Informed Traders Make Abnormal Profits?
Discussant: Andrey Golubov, University of Toronto
Afternoon Session: On Value Investing
Presenter: Mark Leary, Washington University in St. Louis
Topic: Do Dividends Convey Information About Future Earning?
Discussant: Feng Zhang, University of Utah
Presenter: Robert Stoumbos, Columbia University
Topic: The Power of Accounting Information in Explaining Stock Returns
Discussant: Ilia Dichev, Emory University
Presenter: Theodore Sougiannis, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Topic: Mandatory IFRS Adoption and the Usefulness of Accounting Information in Predicting Future Earnings and Cash Flows
Discussant: Ranjini Jha, University of Waterloo
SYMPOSIUM ORGANIZER AND CHAIR: George Athanassakos, Director, Ben Graham Centre for Value Investing, Ivey Business School
SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE: Walid Busaba (Chair), Saurin Patel, Felipe Restrepo, Ivey Business School
REGISTRATION AND EVENT DETAILS: https://www.ivey.uwo.ca/bengrahaminvesting/events/2019/05/8th-symposium-on-intelligent-investing
SPONSORS: Burgundy Asset Management Ltd., The Center for the Advancement of Value Investing Education, Sionna Investment Managers, Tweedy, Browne Company LLC. and Ivey Business School.
OTHER BEN GRAHAM CENTRE EVENTS:
April 09, 2019 – International MBA Stock Picking Competition
April 10, 2019 – Value Investing Conference
July 22-26, 2019 – Seminar on Value Investing and the Search for Value