Schedule & Hotel

Colloquium (Part II)

Schedule & Hotel

pDF of Schedule

Thursday Evening, May 4th
                      7:00 p.m.- 9:30 p.m.         Informal Tex-Mex Buffet, hosted by Professor
                                                                Marc Steinberg (SMU) at his home
                                                                ___ Harvard Street, Dallas, TX

Friday, May 5th:
                     8:30 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.         Registration, coffee/juice/muffins
                     9:15 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.         Opening remarks:    Professor Marc I. Steinberg (SMU)
                     9:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.       Panel I: Financial regulation and financial crises
                                                               Three 15 minute summary paper presentations with discussion
                                                               Chair:  Professor Rodrigo Olivares-Carminal (CCLS / QMUL)
                                                               Professor Christos Hadjiemmanuil (University of Piraeus / London School of Economics): Current                                                                        trans-Atlantic regulatory debates and the risk that these may cause the Basel regime to unravel
                                                               Professor Jens Binder (Tubingen University): Financial market infrastructure and systemic relevance                                           
                                                               Professor Douglas W. Arner (AIIFL / HKU) and Professor Emilios Avgouleas (University of Edinburgh):                                                                How to bail-out your banking system: Lessons from two decades of banking crises
                     10:45 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.     Break
                     11:15 a.m.-  12:30 p.m.     Panel II: Technology and the future of finance and its regulation
                                                               Three 15 minute summary paper presentations with discussion
                                                               Chair:  Professor Peter Winship (SMU)
                                                               Professor George Walker (CCLS / QMUL): FinTech
                                                               Professor Ross P. Buckley (UNSW Australia): TechFin
                                                               Dr. Christopher P. Malcolm (University of the West Indies): De-Risking to a Fault: After Oblivion then                                                                    what?
                     12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.       Texas BBQ Buffet for guests at Karcher Auditorium
                       2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.       Panel III: The Changing Nature of Money
                                                               Three 15 minute summary presentations with discussion
                                                               Chair:  Professor Cynthia Lichtenstein (Boston College)
                                                               Dr. Gerald N. Olsen (SMU): Morality, Banking and the Law of Money
                                                               Professor Ben Geva (Osgoode Hall, York University): Digital Currencies
                                                               Dr. Seema Sharma (SMU): India’s Demonetization Experience
                       3:15 p.m.- 3:45 p.m.        Break
                       3:45 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.      Closing discussion session:  Trump, Brexit and the Future of Financial Regulation
                                                               Discussion leader:  Robert Rendell (SMU)

                       7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.      Professor Joseph and Mrs. Colleen Norton will host an appreciation dinner for attendees at the                                                                             Petroleum Club, Texas Commerce Tower, 2200 Ross Avenue (Downtown Dallas).  Professor Norton                                                                     thanks his former law partner and lifelong friend, Ms. Harriet Miers, for use of her Club membership.                                                                     Petroleum Club Dress Code.

NOTE:  If you need special assistance or have specific dietary needs, please contact Rebekah Bell at, or call 214-768-4177.


Magnolia Dallas Park Cities

6070 N. Central Expressway
Dallas, TX 75201 
Phone: 214-750-6060

Welcome to Norton Gala
Special Room Reservation site for May Conference
SMU Rate:  $127/night

SMU Dedman School of Law contact
Dr. Seema Sharma
Phone: 214-498-4040

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