CONFERENCES ATTENDED

Financial Management Association, Students Leadership conference. New York City, New York USA, March 13-14, 2013

 

Financial Management association, Hedge Funds Investing: Latest Developments, Special Panel Session Moderator. Atlanta, USA, October 17, 2012

 

Financial Management association, Hedge Funds Investing: Latest Developments, Special Panel Session Moderator. Denver, USA, October 20, 2011

10th International Conference of the Middle East Economic Association (MEEA) organized in collaboration with the Center for Research on the Economies of the Mediterranean (CREMed) Annual Conference in Barcelona, Spain, June 23-24, 2011.

ERF 17th Annual Conference in Antalya, Turkey, March 20-22, 2011. This paper was awarded the conference best paper in Finance studies.

Center for Research on the Economies of the Mediterranean (CREMed) Annual Conference in Barcelona, Spain, June 21-22, 2011.

RIES XI “Redefining Investment Strategy Education” , University of Dayton, Dayton, Ohio, March 31- April 2, 2011.

 

“Unlocking the Potential of Regional Development Programs’ Organized by the Independent Evaluation Group (IEG) of the World Bank, At the World Bank, Washington, D.C. April 12, 2007

 

“Gender Economic Research and Policy Analysis (GERPA)”. It is a component of the SAGE – MENA, sponsored by the World Bank.  I participated in the e-business section proposals’ reviewing process and presentation discussant. Kuwait, Kuwait, December 15-18, 2006.

 

“ERF 13th Annual Conference” attended and participated in fellow members meeting and presentations. Kuwait, Kuwait December 15-18, 2006.

 “Mid-Continent Consortium for International Education: SYMPOSIUM ON CANADA”

UTKC, Chattanooga, Tennessee, January 27, 2006.

 

Session Moderator, Hedge Funds, Financial Management Annual meeting, Chicago, IL., October 12-15, 2005

 

“Participant and Paper discussant ERF Conference, Beirut, Lebanon, December 11-16, 2004

 

“Corporate Governance, Implication For Financial Services Firms” 39 Annual Conference on Bank Structure and Competition, Sponsored by Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, May 8-9, 2003.

 

“The TVA Investment Conference” Sponsored by Tennessee Valley Authority, Nashville, Tennessee, April, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003.

 

“The TVA Investment Conference and Job Fair, Trading in the Futures” Sponsored by Tennessee Valley Authority, Nashville, Tennessee, November 4‑5, 1999, 2000, 2002

 

“Virtual university and Distance Learning” Tutorial Sessions, Financial Management Association Annual Meeting, Orlando, Florida, October 7-10, 1999

 

“Using the Case Methods to Improve Teaching Effectiveness” Workshop For UTM Faculty, Martin, Tennessee, April 15-16,1999

 

“The TVA Investment Challenge.” Sponsored by Tennessee Valley Authority, Nashville, Tennessee, October 22‑ 23, 1998.

 

“The TVA Investment Challenge.” Sponsored by Tennessee Valley Authority, Nashville, Tennessee, October 22‑ 23, 1998.

 

“Creating a New Culture and Improving Your Teaching knowledge.” Tutorial Session, attended at the Financial Management Association Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois, October 15‑ 18, 1998

 

“Futures and Options EXPO 98.” Futures Industry Association 14th Annual Expo., Chicago,     Illinois, October 14‑16, 1998,

 

“Seminar for Faculty Development in International Finance” Sponsored by the Center For International Business Education and Research (CIBERs) at the University of Memphis, Duke University, The Georgia Institute of Technology, Michigan State University, and the University of Connecticut. June 11 – 14, 1998.

 

“The TVA Investment Challenge “Sponsored by Tennessee Valley Authority, Nashville, Tennessee, April 2-3, 1998.

 

“Partners in Business Technology: Common Ground for Institutes, Colleges, and Universities.” Sponsored by the University of Tennessee at Martin, March 21, 1997.

 

The Chicago Board of Trade Seminar on applications of financial futures and options for educators sponsored by the Chicago Board of Trade, October 1994.

 

“Teaching Critical Thinking and Problem Solving”, Sponsored by the Faculty Development Program of the University of Tennessee, August 5, 1994.

 

“Teaching Thinking and Problem Solving”, Sponsored by the Center for Faculty Evaluation and Development, Memphis, Tennessee, March 1-2, 1994.

 

“Improving College Teaching”, Sponsored by the Center for Faculty Evaluation and Development, Memphis, Tennessee, February 28, 1994.

 

The Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Professors’ Conference on Current Economic Trends, Memphis, Tennessee, October 9, 1992.

 

The Chicago Board of Trade Fifteenth Annual Spring Research Seminar sponsored by the Chicago Board of Trade, May 1991.

 

The Chicago Board of Trade Seminar on applications of financial futures and options for educators sponsored by the Chicago Board of Trade, April 1991

 

The 17th Annual Third World Conference sponsored by the Chicago based Third World Conference Foundation, Inc. Detroit, Michigan, April 4-6, 1991

 

The Chicago Board of Trade Winter Educational Seminar, Chicago, Illinois, April 27‑28, 1989

 

The Chicago Board of Trade Fall Research Seminar, Chicago, Illinois, December 6‑7, 1987

 

Technical Analysis and Securities Market Research Symposium sponsored by the Financial Markets Research Institute of the University of Toledo, May 1986.

 

The Chicago Board of Trade Conference on options and futures sponsored by the Chicago Board of Trade, 1985.

 

Academy of International Business Conference, 1978 & 1979

 

Major Editorial Responsibilities

 

Member of the Editorial board, Journal of Global Business Research

Member of AIMR’s Speaker Network Program.

The Middle East Business and Economic Review, Australia

The International Business and Economic Review, Qatar

The International Journal of Applied Business and Economic Research, India

Member-Review Board Journal of Business and Economic Perspectives

Journal of Global Business Research

Quarterly Journal of Business &Economics