Other activities

 

Grants and honours

  • ‘Institute for Quantitative Investment Research (INQUIRE) UK’, Research Grant, 2006-2008, for the project titled: ‘Hedge fund return predictability: model selection and implications for wealth allocation’ (joined with I.D. Vrontos)
  • ‘D.N. Chorafas Foundation’ award in recognition of the work ‘Return-Based Pricing Kernels: Inferring Investors’ Risk Preference from Option Prices and Asset Returns’, 2001
  • ‘City University Business School PhD Scholarship’, 2000 – 2001
  • ‘Alexander S. Onassis’ Public Benefit Foundation Scholarship, 1998 – 2001
  • ‘Astron Maritime Co. SA’ Scholarship, 1998 – 2001
  • ‘Eugenides Foundation’ Scholarship, 1998 – 1999

 

PhD Committees

  • 'Advanced techniques for the measurement of financial risk'. Department of Accounting and Finance, Athens University of Economics and Business, February 2005.
  • 'Contigent claims valuation (provisional title)'. Department of Accounting and Finance, Athens University of Economics and Business, February 2005.
  • 'Estimation of the business and credit risk in shipping investments (provisional title)'. Department of Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, 2003 -.

 

Conference program committees, seminars etc.

  • Financial Management Association 2008 Annual Meeting, Texas/USA, October 2008 (Scientific Committee)
  • SNAME 2nd International Symposium on 'Ship Operations, Management, and Economics', Athens/Greece, September 2008 (Member of the Scientific Committee)
  • European Financial Management Association 2008 Annual Meeting, Athens/Greece, June 2008 (Program/Scientific and Organizing Committees)
  • 'Advances of Derivatives, Asset Allocation and Alternative Investments' in the 2nd International Symposium AFF (with G. Skiadopoulos).

 

Member of the:

  • AFA (American Finance Association), IAFE (International Association of Financial Engineers), GARP (Global Association of Risk Professionals), AFFI (Association Francaise de Finance).

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