Schedule & Hotel

Colloquium (Part II)

Schedule & Hotel

pDF of Schedule

Thursday Evening, May 4th
                      7:00 p.m.- 9:30 p.m.         Informal Tex-Mex Buffet, hosted by Professor
                                                                Marc Steinberg (SMU) at his home
                                                                3515 Harvard Avenue, Dallas, TX

Friday, May 5th:
                     8:30 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.         Registration, coffee/juice/muffins
                     9:15 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.         Opening remarks:    Professor Marc I. Steinberg (SMU)
                     9:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.       Panel I: Financial regulation and financial crises
                                                               Three 15 minute summary paper presentations with discussion
                                                               Chair:  Professor Rodrigo Olivares-Carminal (CCLS / QMUL)
                                                               Professor Ross P. Buckley (UNSW), Professor Emilios Avgouleas (University of Edinburgh) and                                                                                            Professor Douglas W. Arner (AIIFL/HKU): Lessons from two decades of banking crises

                                                               Professor Christos Hadjiemmanuil (University of Piraeus / London School of Economics): Current                                                                                      trans-Atlantic regulatory debates and the risk that these may cause the Basel regime to unravel
                                                               Professor Jens Binder (Tubingen University): Financial market infrastructure and systemic relevance                                                                                                    
                      10:45 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.    Break
                     11:15 a.m.-  12:30 p.m.     Panel II: Technology and the future of finance and its regulation
                                                               Three 15 minute summary paper presentations with discussion
                                                               Chair:  Professor Peter Winship (SMU)
                                                               Professor George Walker (CCLS / QMUL): FinTech
                                                               Professor Douglas W. Arner and Professor Ross P. Buckley (UNSW Australia): FinTech, RegTech and                                                                                  the Challenge of Smart Regulation
                                                               Dr. Christopher P. Malcolm (University of the West Indies): De-Risking to a Fault: After Oblivion Then                                                                                  What?
                     12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.      Texas BBQ Buffet for guests at Karcher Auditorium
                       2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.      Panel III: The Changing Nature of Money
                                                               Three 15 minute summary presentations with discussion
                                                               Chair:  Professor Cynthia Lichtenstein (Boston College)
                                                               Dr. Gerald N. Olsen (SMU): Morality, Banking and the Law of Money
                                                               Professor Ben Geva (Osgoode Hall, York University): Digital Currencies
                                                               Dr. Seema Sharma (SMU): India’s Demonetization Experience
                       3:15 p.m.- 3:45 p.m.       Break
                       3:45 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.      Closing discussion session:  Trump, Brexit and the Future of Financial Regulation
                       3:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.      Professor Rodrigo Dardeau Vieira (Procuradoria-Geral da Fazenda Nacional, Brazil):  Difficulties of                                                                                      Brazil's Economic Development in a Globalized World

                        4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.    Trump, Brexit and the Future of Financial Regulation
                                                              Discussion leader:  Robert Rendell (SMU Adjunct Professor)  
                        7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.    Professor Joseph and Mrs. Colleen Norton will host an appreciation dinner for attendees at the                                                                                           Petroleum Club, Texas Commerce Tower, 2200 Ross Avenue (Downtown Dallas).  Professor Norton                                                                                   thanks his former law partner and lifelong friend, Ms. Harriet Miers, for use of her Club membership.                                                                                 Petroleum Club Dress Code.

NOTE:  If you need special assistance or have specific dietary needs, please contact Rebekah Bell at, or call 214-768-4177.



Magnolia Dallas Park Cities

6070 N. Central Expressway
Dallas, TX 75201 
Phone: 214-750-6060

Welcome to Norton Gala
Special Room Reservation site for May Conference
SMU Rate:  $127/night

SMU Dedman School of Law contact
Dr. Seema Sharma
Phone: 214-498-4040