Scientific Program

                          CONFERENCE PROGRAM

ICIEF2017 – 1st Day                   Tuesday - June 27th, 2017

Time

Event

13:00 – 14:55        

Building F, Conference Hall (10th Floor)

13:00 – 14:00

Conference Registration

14:00 – 14:40

Opening Ceremony

14:40 – 14:45

Take a photo for the memory of the conference

14:45 – 15:05

Coffee Break (Building F – 10th Floor)

15:05 – 16:35

Building F, Conference Hall (10th Floor)

Keynote Session 1

Session Chair: Professor Imad Moosa

15:05 – 15:50

The Current State of Environmental Finance

Associate Professor Vikash Ramiah

University of South Australia

Keynote Session 2

Session Chair: Associate Professor Vikash Ramiah

15:50 – 16:35

The Environmental Kuznets Curve: Is There a Financial Counterpart?

Professor Imad Moosa

RMIT University

 

*Presenter

 

  ICIEF 2017 – 2nd Day                   Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

Time

Event

Parallel Session 1a: Environmental Finance and Financial Markets

Session Chair: Associate Professor Giancarlo Giudici

08:30 – 10:45        

Room A104 (1st Floor)

08:30 – 09:00

An Evaluation of European Environmental Regulations: A Case of the Italian Stock Exchange

Huy Nguyen Anh Pham*, Vikash Ramiah, Allaya Manel, Imad Moosa and Braam Lowies

09:00 – 09:30

Evaluating the Effectiveness of Environmental Policies Using Financial Data Series

Minhua Yang*, Vikash Ramiah, Imad Moosa and Yu He

09:30 – 09:45

Coffee Break (A104 – 1st Floor)

09:45 – 10:15

Environmental Finance in US Undergraduate Finance Textbooks: Quo Vadis?

Don Vito Valle

10:15 – 10:45

Effects of Financial Literacy on Financial Personal Management after Natural Disasters: Evidence from Australian Bushfires

Ammar Asbi

Parallel Session 1b: Developmental Session

Session Chair: Dr. Lai Van Vo

08:30 – 10:45        

Meeting Room B (Ground Floor – Building B)

08:30 – 09:00

Linking Benthic Macroinvertebrates and Physicochemical Variables for Water Quality Assessment in Saigon River and Its Tributaries, Vietnam

Pham Anh Duc and Nguyen Thi Mai Linh*

09:00 – 09:30

The Development of a Rating Model for Australian Finance Academics

Xi Yu

09:30 – 09:45

Coffee Break (Meeting Room B - Ground Floor)

09:45 – 10:15

The Short-term Financial Consequences of Manchester Terror Attack

Vikash Ramiah, Damien Wallace and Jose Francisco Veron*

10:15 – 10:45

Water Quality Assessment and Mapping of Thay Cai – An Ha Canal in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Pham Anh Duc*, Nguyen Thi Mai Linh, Nguyen Thuy Lan Chi and Dang Quoc Dung

Industry Session

Session Chair: Associate Professor Vikash Ramiah

10:50 – 11:50        

Room A104 (1st Floor)

10:50– 11:20

Innovative Green Finance Mechanisms for Sustainable Development for China's Economy

Wang Dai

Tianjin Academy of Environmental Sciences

11:20 – 11:50

Crowdfunding for Renewable Energy Projects

Associate Professor Giancarlo Giudici

Polytechnic University of Milan

11:50– 13:15

Lunch (Lobby A – Ground Floor – Building A)

Special Session: Islamic Banking

Session Chair: Dr. Minhua Yang

13:15 –13:45        

Room A104 (1st Floor)

13:15 – 13:45

Comparative Efficiency Analysis of Islamic Banks and Commercial Banks in Turkey

Associate Professor Murat Ertugrul

Anadolu University

Parallel Session 2a: Corporate Governance

Session Chair: Dr. Huy Pham

13:50 –15:30        

Room A104 (1st Floor)

13:50 – 14:20

Women CEO, Risk Attitude and Firm Performance: Evidence from Vietnamese Listed Firms

Nhan Ton Nguyen

14:20 – 14:30

Coffee Break (A104 – 1st Floor)

14:30 – 15:00

Tunneling, Ownership Structure and Financial Distress: Evidence from China

Yu He*, Lei Xu and Minhua Yang

15:00 – 15:30

Payout Policies and Government Ownership:

Evidence from the Vietnamese Stock Market

Nha Duc Bui*, Yun-Yi Wang and Jin-Ping Lee

Parallel 2b: Corporate Finance, Firm Performance and Trading

Session Chair: Dr. Lai Van Vo

13:50 –15:30        

Meeting Room B (Ground Floor – Building B)

13:50 – 14:20

Testing Trade-off Theory between Net Working Capital and Firm Value: An Empirical Evidence from Vietnamese Stock Market

Nha Duc Bui and Khoa Dang Duong*

14:20 – 14:30

Coffee Break (Meeting Room B - Ground Floor)

14:30 – 15:00

Value Relevant or Information Relevant? Announcement Effects of Corporate Financing Behaviours

Xiaoyan Chen, Justin Hung Nguyen* and Jing Shi

15:00 – 15:30

State Space Models for AT and Price Discovery

Hao Zhou, Petko S. Kalev and Damien Wallace*

17:30 – 20:00

Gala Dinner (Huong Sen Hotel)

 

*Presenter