Derivative Markets Conference

The Derivatives Market Conference is held once a year and specifically focuses on derivative markets.  This conference is aimed at academics and industry participants that specialize in derivative markets and risk management.

The keynote speaker for this event is Professor Robert I. Webb of the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, USA.  Professor Webb is the editor of the Journal of Futures Markets.  A special issue of the journal is produced each year that includes papers presented at the conference.

The conference is typically held over 2 days in August and consists of different streams with panels discussions which allows discussion around specific papers/topics.

Awards for best papers are also presented at the conference with prizes for best paper and runner up.