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Why stewardship of finance?

Thursday, 4 October, 2012 - 14:45
Campus: Brussels Humanities, Sciences & Engineering campus
Aula QD
VUB
Inauguratie

On Thursday 4 October 2012 at 14h45  Paul Jorion will give his inaugural lecture for the chair. The title of the lecture is: “Why Stewardship of Finance?” This lecture will take place on campus Etterbeek of Vrije Universiteit Brussel in Aula Q. Journalists and other people who are interested to attend are more than welcome.

Programme

  • 14h45-15h10 Welcome
    Prof. Dr. Koen Byttebier, Academic cordinator
  • 15h10-15h20 Movie projection
  • 15h20-15h35 Opening speech
    Prof. Dr. Paul De Knop, Rector of VUB
  • 15h35-17h30 Lecture
    Prof. Dr. Paul Jorion, Chair Holder
  • 17h30-17h40 Speech of thanks and invitation to the reception
    Prof. Dr. Michel Flamée, Chairman of the Chair
  • 17h40 Distribution text Inaugural Lecture + Reception

Back to the Stewardship of Finance programme

About the chair

‘Stewardship of Finance’ is sponsored by six major insurance companies and will focus on research as well as on education. Behind its foundation lies the believe that the current financial crisis has shown that a moral reflection is most certainly necessary.

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Videos about the chair

All lectures and panel discussions wil be filmed and put online.

Holder of the chair

Koen ByttebierThe chairman of this chair is Professor Koen Byttebier of the Faculty of Law and Criminology.

Professor dr. Régine Feltkamp and Tom Wera will be in charge of coordinating with the partners and faculties involved. The project will also benefit from an active contribution by ULB.

Insurance companies

The six insurance companies which have agreed to support the chair are AG InsuranceAllianzBaloise Insurance,Belfius InsuranceEthias and P&V Groep.

AG InsuranceAllianzBaloise Insurance

Belfius InsuranceEthiasGroup P&V