2022 Asia/Pacific Conference

11 - 13 December 2022
Melbourne, Australia

FMA International is pleased to announce its 12th Asia/Pacific Conference at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia. FMA’s Asia/Pacific Conference brings together academicians and practitioners with interests in financial decision-making and provides a forum for presenting new research and discussing current issues in financial management and related topics. 

Presentations of research papers, panel discussions, tutorials, and exhibits will begin Monday morning and end Tuesday afternoon. The Doctoral Student Consortium (by application) will be held on Sunday.  

Please note that all attendees will be required to be fully-vaccinated for COVID-19 and provide proof of vaccination via FMA's vaccine verification platform. For more information, click here.

Program Co-Chairs

Chris Veld, Professor of Finance, Monash University

Ronald Masulis, Scientia Professor of Finance, University of New South Wales 

Andrea Vedolin, Associate Professor of Finance, Boston University

Paper Submissions

The deadline to submit a paper was 27 May 2022. We are no longer able to accept submissions.

Program Participation Applications

Click here for the Call For Papers

Featuring Keynote Speaker 

Sumit Agarwal
Low Tuck Kwong Distinguished Professor of Finance at the Business School and a Professor of Economics and Real Estate
National University of Singapore.
Dr. Agarwal has held positions as a Professor of Finance at the Business School, Georgetown University. Before that he was a senior financial economist in the research department at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and prior to joining the Chicago Fed, he was a senior vice president and credit risk management executive in the Small Business Risk Solutions Group of Bank of America. Dr. Agarwal's research interests include issues relating to financial institutions, household finance, behavioral finance, real estate markets and sustainability.


Doctoral Student Consortium

To apply for the Doctoral Student Consortium, students must complete the online application and submit a 5 - 10 page dissertation proposal (in PDF format). In addition, one recommendation letter should either be uploaded to the application form or sent to FMA prior to the application deadline.

There is no fee for the Doctoral Student Consortium application. Click here to apply for the Doctoral Student Consortium. The application deadline is 19 August 2022.

Exhibitors and Sponsors

For exhibit and sponsorship opportunities, please click here or contact Shannon Tompkins at +1.813.974.2084 or [email protected].

Formal Participant Letters & Invitations

For participants seeking a formal invitation from FMA for either institution support or visa requirements, please contact Shannon Tompkins at +1.813.974.2084 or [email protected]. Participants must be registered for the conference in order to receive a requested letter. 


Visa Requirements

If you wish to apply for a business visa (F) instead of a tourist visa (L), we can issue an official invitation letter to you. To pursue this option, please register for the conference and contact Shannon Tompkins at [email protected] or 1-813-974-2084. 

 #FMAMelbourne2022 - Follow the Conversation

During the conference, use the hashtag #FMAMelbourne2022 to follow the conversation on Twitter (@finmgmtassoc) and on Facebook (www.facebook.com/FMA.org). 

About Monash University

Monash is a modern, global, research-intensive university, delivering education and research excellence in Australia and across the Indo-Pacific. We’re making a positive impact on today's global challenges – whether that’s by mitigating climate
change, easing geopolitical insecurity or fostering healthy communities.