*QU students should NOT register on this form.

March 24-25, 2022,
9:00 am – 5:00 pm ET


No travel needed


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Quinnipiac University GAME Forum XI

The largest student-run financial conference in the world, Quinnipiac’s Global Asset Management Education Forum offers participants the rarest of opportunities: the chance to discuss and debate financial best practices with world-renowned industry leaders.

Virtual Event: March 24-25, 2022

Getting into the GAME

The forum, held annually in the spring, gathers some of the most successful financial experts together to share their knowledge, expertise and outlook for the future with graduate and undergraduate students and faculty from around the globe.

GAME XI will now take place virtually on March 24-25, 2022 and will feature the following:

  • Keynote speaker panels that discuss global economy, global markets, global portfolio management and risk, and global investment strategy
  • Breakout panels and workshops that explore topics such as portfolio management, equity analysis, asset allocation, financial technology (FinTech), alternative investments, compliance and risk
  • Global portfolio competition and award announcement

GAME Forum XI will take place virtually! The experience will be interactive and live, in an effort to continue to deliver the opportunity to connect with industry leaders through keynote speaker panels, breakout sessions and more.


2022 Academic Registration Fees

Students: $35
Faculty: $50
Pre-registration is required and day-of registration is not available.

Cancellation Policy
No cancellations with refunds will be permitted after March 15, 2022 however, substitutions are allowed.
If you have questions, please email qgame@qu.edu or call 203-582-3888.


2022 Professional Registration Fees

Registration: $50

If you have questions, please email game@qu.edu or call 203-582-5400.


For the complete list of keynote speakers, click here



For more information, please contact:

Academic Inquiries:
Phone: 203-582-3888
Email: qgame@qu.edu

Professional Inquiries:
Phone: 203-582-5400
Email: game@qu.edu

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2021 Sample Agenda

(2022 to follow)

Thursday, March 24, 2021
8:30 a.m – 5:00 p.m

8:30 AM

Opening Remarks

Judy Olian, President, Quinnipiac University
Welcome from Quinnipiac University

8:45-10:15 a.m.

Keynote Panel

Topic: Global Economic Outlook

Moderator: Deborah Solomon, Economics Editor, The New York Times
Ethan Harris, Head of Global Economics Research, BofA Global Research
Janet Henry, Global Chief Economist, HSBCBank Plc
Nikolaj Schmidt, Chief International Economist, T. Rowe Price

10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Keynote Panel

Topic: Outlook for Global Markets and Investment Strategies

Moderator: Peter Spiegel, U.S. Managing Editor, Financial Times
Jimmy C. Chang, CFA, Chief Investment Officer, Rockefeller Global Family Office
Celia Dallas, Chief Investment Strategist, Cambridge Associates
David Kelly, CFA, PhD, Chief Global Strategist, J.P. Morgan Asset Management
Eric Veiel, CFA, Co-Head of Global Equity, Head of U.S. Equity, T. Rowe Price

12-2 p.m.

Break for Lunch & Exhibitor Visits

CMT Association, Charles Schwab, Delphian Trading, T. Rowe Price, Wall Street Journal,World Gold Council

2-3:30 p.m.

Keynote Panel

Presented by Charles Schwab

Topic: Global Asset Allocation and Risk

Moderator: Brett Amendola, Senior Executive Vice President, National Financial Network
Stacey Gilbert, Chief Investment Officer and Co-portfolio Manager of Derivatives, Glenmede Investment Management L.P.
John Greeves, CFA, Managing Director & Head of Multi-Asset Strategies, Charles Schwab Investment Management
Sébastien Page, CFA, Head of Global Multi-Asset, T. Rowe Price

4-5 p.m.

Life In The Workforce (Chat Rooms)

Hear from former GAME Alumni on how to successfully navigate your career after graduation.

Chat Room 1

Edward Berliner, AVP, Commercial Equipment Finance, Bank of America
Jordan Marino, RIA Northeast Regional Director, Prudential
Megan Martucci, Finance, Reporting & Analytics, Henkel
Brittani Murphy, Senior Market Analyst, Travelers
Peter Falcone,Vice President, CMBS Originations, JP Morga

Chat Room 2

Dayna Blechman, AVP, Head of Business Operations, National Basketball Association
Egidio Carlino, Director, Credit, Z Capital Group
Christopher Gosselin, Product Manager, Noblr Insurance
Dennis Kilic, Senior Analyst, Aetna
Jack Moore, Senior Financial Analyst, Henkel

Friday, March 25, 2021
8:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m

8:30-9:30 a.m.

Keynote Fireside Chat

Topic: A Life in Investment Banking
Moderator: Alexandra Scaggs, Senior Writer, Barron's
Larry Hamdan, Head of M&A, Americas, Barclays

9:45-10:45 a.m.

Keynote Panel

Presented by World Gold Council

Topic: ESG: The Importance of Governance and Impact Investing
Moderator: Amy Wilson, CFA, Director of ESG Investing and Portfolio Manager, Glenmede Investment Management
Hannah Brandsaether, ESG Programme Director, World Gold Council
Jessica Long, Head of Sustainability, Americas, Nuveen
Daniel Tremblay, CFA, Institutional Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Investments

9:45-10:45 a.m.

Fireside Chat

Topic: Sports Wealth Management
Ted Koly, Financial Advisor, Morgan Stanley
Robert C. Votruba, CFS, PhD, Director of Investments, National Financial Network

11 a.m.-12 p.m.


Topic: Global Asset Allocation: Case for Commodities
Moderator: Burton Sheaffer, Managing Director, HSBC Bank
Fiona Boal, Head of Commodities and Real Assets, S&P Dow Jones Indices
Gregory Broussard, Managing Director, Cargill Risk Management
Paul Wightman, Director International Research and Product Development, CME Group

11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Keynote Panel

Topic: Portfolio Management: Active vs. Passive Management and The Role of Alternatives
Moderator: Raymond Bovich, CFA, Sr. Partner and Director of Investments, NationalFinancial Network
Juan Carlos Artigas, Executive Director, Head of Research, World Gold Council
Becky Baker, Equity Research Analyst & Select IT Services Fund Manager, Fidelity Investments
Jitania Kandhari , Managing Director, Head of Macroeconomic Research on Global Emerging Markets, Morgan Stanley Investment Management
Noah Kroll, CIMA, Vice President, BlackRock

12-1 p.m.

Lunch Break and Exhibitor Visits

CMT Association, Charles Schwab, Delphian Trading, T. Rowe Price, Wall Street Journal, World Gold Council

1-2 p.m.


Topic: Women in Finance: Opportunities & Challenges
Moderator: Jessica Iorio, Senior Vice President, Rockefeller Capital Management
Geralyn Endo, Global Head of Data and Access Solutions Client Engagement, CBOE Global Markets
Lesley Leonhardt, Vice President, Marketing, Fidelity Investments
Donna Mills-Lambeth, Director, Charles Schwab
Mary Ryan, Executive Director, Trading, E*Trade from Morgan Stanley

1-2 p.m.


Topic: Covering Wall Street
Moderator: Chris Roush, Dean, School of Communications, Quinnipiac University
Dominic Chu, Senior Markets Correspondent, CNBC
Thornton McEnery, Reporter, MarketWatch.com
Alexandra Scaggs, Senior Special Writer, Barron's
Bradley Saacks, Hedge Fund Reporter, Business Insider

2:15-3:15 p.m.


Topic: Capital Allocation
David Giroux, Chief Investment Officer of US Equity and Multi-asset, T. Rowe Price

2:15-3:15 p.m.

Keynote Panel

Topic: DeFi: Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies, and NFT
Moderator: Tyler K. Wood, Managing Director, CMT Association
Jim Bianco, President and Macro Strategist, Bianco Research L.L.C.
David Duong, CFA, Head of Institutional Research, Coinbase
Christopher Gambella, Vice President, Global Investment Manager Analysis, Morgan Stanley
Jeanine Hightower-Sellitto, Chief Executive Officer, Atomyze

3:30-4:30 p.m.


Topic: Financial Technology and Innovation
Moderator: Gaetano Tony DiPietro, Executive Director, Global Head of Client Services, IHS Markit
Stefania Di Bartolomeo, Founder & CEO, Physis Investments
Ron Vickery, Senior Sales Leader, ServiceNow
Allesandro Vigilante, Vice President, FinTech and Emerging Businesses, Fidelity Investments
Elaine Villa-Obusan, Head of Retail Marketing, US, Amundi Asset Management

3:30-4:30 p.m.


Presented by Delphian Trading

Analyzing Growth and Opportunities In Listed Options
Moderator: Joe Burgoyne, Chief Strategist, Delphian Trading
Russell Rhoads, PhD, CFA, Head of Research, EQDerivatives
Henry Schwartz, Senior Director, Head of Product Intelligence, Cboe Global Markets
Greg Stevens, Vice President, Option Experience, Fidelity Investments
Ashok Yarlagadda, Founder, Delphian Trading

5 p.m.

Global Portfolio Competition Award Ceremony