Thinker | Academic Intrapreneur | Researcher | Educator

Thinker | Academic Intrapreneur | Researcher | Educator Thinker | Academic Intrapreneur | Researcher | Educator Thinker | Academic Intrapreneur | Researcher | Educator

Upcoming Speaker, panel moderator and scientific/organizing committee member, FINTEQC “ The 3rd Canadian Conference on FinTech, InsurTech and Financial Services Innovation”, 16-17 June 2020, UQAR, Québec, Canada


Upcoming Speaker, panel moderator and innovation awards jury member, 2020 Transaction Innovation Forum (TIF) Nov 13, 2020, Tokyo, Japan 


Upcoming Visiting Professor, Digital Finance Module, 2020 Summer School, School of Management Fribourg, Switzerland, July 2020.


Upcoming Speaker on “Innovative approaches to digitally transforming finance and business models” during the 2020 CA ANZ Accounting Conference, March 30th 2020 (online)


Speaker “Business Analysis Using Artificial Intelligence: Next Frontiers in Financial Services?”, Business Analyst Innovation Day, March 6th, 2020 Melbourne, Australia


Moderator, panel discussion with Senator Andrew Bragg, Chair of Select Committee on Financial Technology and Regulatory Technology, Meredith Angwin, FinTech Advisory Partner and Thought Leader, EY and Rebecca Schot-Guppy, General Manager, FinTech Australia, Australian Chamber of Commerce, December 19th, 2019, Sydney, Australia


Speaker “Data-driven Financial Services: Conscious Artificial Intelligence for Distributed Value Creation”, ACS Tech Big Data Seminar, November 20th, 2019, Melbourne, Australia


Speaker “Quo Vadis Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Financial Services?”, Machine Learning and Deep Learning Day, November 1st, 2019, Melbourne, Australia


Panel moderator “Customer data in a new era of open banking” and “What will Neobanks do to capture market share”, 2019 Future Banking Forum, October 9-11, 2019, Sydney, Australia


Organizer and speaker, Professional Development Workshop “Towards behavioural innovation: from conceptualisation to application”, 79th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, August 9-13, 2019, Boston, Massachusetts, USA


Organizer and panel moderator “The FinTech Revolution: a challenge or opportunity?” event organized by the Australian Graduate School of Entrepreneurship, Swinburne University of Technology, July 3rd, 2019, Melbourne, Australia


Speaker and panel member “IT for Financial Services: An Outlook on the Fintech Evolution” Symposium organized by the University of Québec (Rimouski) during the 2019 Administrative Sciences Association of Canada Conference, Goodman School of Business, Brock University, St. Catharines, Niagara Region, ON, May 24th-27th 2019


Organizer and panel moderator “Cutting through the fog: FinTech and the future of financial services” event organized by the Australian Graduate School of Entrepreneurship, Swinburne University of Technology, April 5th, 2019, Melbourne, Australia


Keynote speaker at the FINTEQC “The First Annual Conference on FinTech and Banking Transformation”, 20-21 June 2018, UQAR, Québec, Canada


Speaker “Value Proposition Design: Cracking the Code of Business Modelling and Venturing”, Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Municipality of Kifissia and Athens Startup Business Incubator, July 5th, 2018, Athens, Greece


Organizer and speaker at the Professional Development Workshop “Cracking the regulatory sandboxes conundrum: enabling innovation and entrepreneurship to thrive in a safe environment”, 2017 ISPIM Innovation Summit, Melbourne, Australia, 10-13 December 2017


Moderator of the panel discussion “Innovation in FinTech”, 2017 ISPIM Innovation Summit, Melbourne, Australia, 10-13 December 2017


Invited Speaker at the TiE Melbourne Global Connect Series under the title “Global entrepreneurship: emerging themes”, Melbourne, August 22nd, 2017


Invited Speaker (via Skype) in the LeanStart Academy, Nicosia, Cyprus, July 1st, 2017


Research Roundtable Facilitator on the theme “Volunteering as a Pathway to Career Transition” organized by Volunteering Victoria, Melbourne, September 19th, 2017


Organizer and speaker at the Professional Development Workshop “Surfing through the Storm of FinTech Disruption in Financial Services”. 2017 Academy of Management Meeting, Atlanta, USA


Organizer and speaker at the Professional Development Workshop “Innovation and Collective Intelligence in Services: The Next Big Brand”, 2014 Academy of Management Meeting, Philadelphia, USA


Participant and presenter at the 2014 Wharton Global Faculty Development Program: Wharton Global Initiatives, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 27-31 July, 2014


Participant and presenter at the Henry Chesbrough-Doctoral Open Innovation Seminar, Haas School of Business, University of California Berkeley and Lappeenranta University of Technology, Luxembourg, May 29th, 2014


Participant and presenter at the 2014 PhD in Management Sciences Seminar: Open Innovation and Open Business Models, ESADE Business & Law School, Barcelona, January 20-22, 2014.


Participant and presenter at the 2013 EDEN course on Innovation Management and Economics “Theories, methods, empirical evidence and policy challenges”, EIASM, Brussels, May 13-17, 2013


Moderator of the panel discussion “Towards Integrated FinTech Innovation Capabilities”, PwC Luxembourg FinTech Conference, April 2016, Luxembourg


Moderator of the panel discussion “Reimagining financial services: Opportunities and challenges for FinTech companies”, InnoFinConf, International Conference Innovation for Financial Services, October 2015, Singapore


Moderator of the panel discussion “IT for financial services-Digital Disruptions towards innovation and growth”, InnoFinConf, International Conference Innovation for Financial Services, October 2014, Montreal


Keynote Speaker “Addressing together the Challenges of Human Resources”, EVTA Conference, Brussels, November 2013


Workshop facilitator “Unbundling impact for research as an engine for innovation: from concept to action”, 2016 ISPIM Innovation Summit, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


Workshop facilitator and rapporteur “How is innovation developed in training?” EVTA Conference “Human Capital: Critical Challenges”, Toulouse, June 2013


Guest speaker in two live-streaming presentations “Innovation and Creativity: The holy grail for education” and “Human capital in a changing world: Rethinking and resetting horizons