European Finance Association

47th Annual Meeting

Virtual from Helsinki, Finland 20-21 August 2020


The European Finance Association Annual Meetings attracts over 750 renowned financial economists from top business schools and universities from all around the world. In a highly competitive selection process, a committee of track chairs and reviewers from the best universities chooses around 243 papers for presentation from more than 1,900 submissions. This stringent selection process ensures the excellence and the high quality of the research presented at the conference.

The conference hosts 81 sessions over three days and serves as the venue for the EFA General Assembly. The conference also hosts two events for PhD students: the Doctoral Tutorial and Doctoral Workshop. These are closed events. The conference comprises several social events, which are excellent networking platforms.

The EFA Annual Meeting is held by a different university each year. Aalto University School of Business is proud to host the 47th EFA Annual Meeting in Helsinki, Finland, on August 19-22, 2020.

Past EFA Annual Meetings

Following is a list of previous editions of EFA Annual Meetings. The complete overview of EFA Annual Meeting editions can be found on the EFA website.

2019 – 46th Annual Meeting
Nova School of Business & Economics, Portugal

2018 – 45th Annual Meeting
Imperial College London and SGH Warsaw School of Economics, Poland

2017 – 44th Annual Meeting
University of Mannheim, Germany

2016 – 43rd Annual Meeting
BI Norwegian Business School, Norway

2015 – 42nd Annual Meeting
WU Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria

2014 – 41st Annual Meeting
USI Università della Svizzera italiana and the Swiss Finance Institute, Switzerland