Research intensive meetings
Banking and stability
Australia’s premier conference for finance researchers
AFA fine wine reception
Premier showcase and international networking event for Australian finance researchers
National PhD coursework program
A national program of coursework presented by the best research leaders
Helping young researchers succeed
Workshops and seminars for young researchers
PhD job market programs
These annual intensive research meetings aim to provide members with an opportunity to connect with peers to gain a deeper understanding of the specific topic area.
Meetings are open to all FIRN members however paper presentations are selective.
Please go to the meeting website for full details.
FIRN coordinates a program of elite quality PhD courses accross Australia aimed at supporting students who wish to continue their career in research. Program offers a range of topic offerings on a rotating basis. All subjects have been endorsed at an international standard. Enrolment is free for all FIRN member institution PhD students.
FIRN hosts Australia’s premier finance conference annually. Program accommodates various areas of finance research with only the top papers selected following an international review process. The annual conference is well known for being family-friendly and is held at various iconic locations around Australia.
Registration is open to all FIRN members, visiting researchers and PhD students.
FIRN offers a range of diversity strategies that aim to help female researchers – particularly early career researchers. Initiatives include building of professional networks, new skills development, latest research plus mentoring and peer to peer support. A program of workshops, networking events and international collaborations is offered by FIRN.
2018 Calendar of Events
PhD Symposium @ UQ Busines School CBD campus, Brisbane
Annual Conference @ UQBS CBD campus, Brisbane
Masterclass: Asset Pricing in Real Estate (special topic subject) presented by Jay Hartzell (The University of Texas at Austin) @ Deakin University, Melbourne
FIRN Women: NZ Finance meeting keynote Professor Annette Vissing-Jorgensen, Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley
AFA – FIRN Australian Fine Wine Reception, Atlanta, USA (invitation only)
PhD course: Research Process in Business presented by Robert Faff at University of Queensland, Module 1
4th Sydney Market Microstructure Meeting
PhD course: Research Process in Business presented by Robert Faff at University of Queensland, Module 2
PhD course: Research Process in Business presented by Robert Faff at University of Queensland, Module 3
Corporate Finance Meeting – hosted by University of Adelaide
|June 30 – July 6||
Masterclass: Corporate Finance in Structural Corporate (special topic subject) presented by Nathalie Moyen (University of Colorado) @TBA.