Keynote Speakers – 2019 IEOM Bangkok
Welcome Address: Tuesday, March 5, 2019, 9:40 – 10:00 am
Opening Keynote: Tuesday, March 5, 2019, 10:00 – 11:00 am
Tuesday Lunch Keynote, March 5, 2019, 1:00 – 2:00 pm
Wednesday Morning Keynote, March 6, 2019, 9:30 – 10:15 am
Wednesday Morning Keynote, March 6, 2019, 10:15 – 11:00 am
Wednesday Lunch Keynote, March 6, 2019, 1:00 – 2:00 pm
Wednesday Award Dinner Keynote, March 8, 2018, 7:00 – 7:15 pm
Thursday Morning Keynote, March 7, 2019, 9:30 – 10:15 am
Dr. Devashsi Mitra
Dean and Professor
Faculty of Business Administration
University of New Brunswick (UNB)
Devashis Mitra, Dean of the Faculty of Business Administration, and Professor of Finance and Entrepreneurship, joined the Faculty of Business Administration in 1991 and is a member of the Entrepreneurship and Finance Areas.
Dr. Mitra’s teaching interests are in Corporate Finance, Entrepreneurial Finance, and International Financial Management in the BBA and MBA programs. He received a UNB Merit Award in 2001 and again in 2012 for his performance in research, service, and teaching. He also was a recipient in 2002 of the Faculty of Business Administration’s Excellence in Research Award for performance across his career. Dr. Mitra was Associate Dean, Resesarch and Strategic Initiatives from July 1, 2012 until June 30, 2013. He previously served as Associate Dean, International Programs, from 2004 to 2008 and Associate Dean (Accreditation and Research) during the 2010-11 academic year.
Prior to pursuing an academic career, Dr. Mitra worked for Price Waterhouse and for Indian Aluminum Company, then a subsidiary of Alcan Aluminum. He also holds a Fellow designation from the Institute of Chartered Accountant of India. He has been a visiting scholar at the International Management Institute, New Delhi, India, and at the Jakarta Institute of Management Studies, Indonesia.
His research interests are entrepreneurial finance such as venture capital and crowdfunding, financial institutions, governance, dividend policy, corporate capital structure, international capital budgeting and financial markets. He is the co-author of a widely adopted textbook on corporate finance and his research has been published in journals such as: Applied Economics, Financial Management (FM Letters), the Financial Review, Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, the Journal of Financial Studies, the Journal of Small Business Management, Journal of Economics and Business, Journal of Small Business and Entrepreneurship, International Journal of Corporate Governance, Mid-Atlantic Journal of Business, and Midwestern Journal of Business & Economics.
Thursday Morning Keynote, March 7, 2019, 10:15 – 11:00 am
Thursday Lunch Keynote, March 7, 2019, 1:00 – 2:00 pm
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