Irish Academy of Finance

Welcome to the Irish Academy of Finance (IAF).

The Irish Academy of Finance would like to invite all academics and practitioners to participate in the inaugural Irish Academy of Finance (IAF) conference, 29-30 November 2018. The IAF is an internationally focused professional association engaged in research and education within the discipline of Finance. It promotes the advancement of research, knowledge and education in the field of Finance with a particular focus on engaging academic and professional communities. It aims to enhance collaborations between researchers in Finance from universities and other institutions in Ireland and abroad.

Papers in all areas of Finance, Money, Banking, Monetary and Macro-Finance are welcome. 

Membership of the IAF provides the opportunity for domestic and international academics, students and practitioners to engage on cutting edge issues in Finance. For information on the IAF and Council Officers please click here.

To view programme details please click here: IAF Event Programme 2018

Call for Papers:

Papers in all areas of Finance, Money, Banking, Monetary and Macro-Finance may now be submitted via Conference Maker.


Key Dates:

Paper Submissions Close Monday 17th September 2018
Acceptance decisions Monday 1st October 2018
Registration opens Monday 1st October 2018
First draft programme Monday 8th October 2018
Accepted authors registration closes Monday 15th October 2018
Early bird registration closes Monday 15th October 2018
Late registration closes Monday 29th October 2018


Inaugural Annual Conference of the Irish Academy of Finance

Dates: Thursday 29th November to Friday 30th November, 2018

Venue: Dunboyne Castle

Keynote Speaker: Franklin Allen, Imperial College London and the University of Pennsylvania (Wharton)

Conference Administrator: Email:


To make a conference payment, please click HERE

Conference Fees  (includ. VAT) Early Bird  (before 15th Oct)
Late Registration  (closes 28th Nov)

Standard registration

(Includes IAF membership for 2018)

280   380
IAF Member    200 300

PhD Students

(Includes IAF membership for 2018)

130 230


Annual Membership Fees

To make a membership payment, please click HERE

Individual Membership
Individual – student €30
Individual – regular €80


Institution Membership
Institution – Non-Academic €2000
Institution – Academic (required numbers should include Faculty only)
  • Minimum institutional fee €500
  • 30 members or under - €60 per member
  • More than 30 members - flat fee €2000

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