Campus for Finance – New Year’s Conference 2012 12 th Conference Sustainable Finance – How to benefit from global mega trends?! 12 th & 13 th January 2012

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Campus for Finance New Years Conference 201212th Conference

Sustainable Finance How to benefit from global mega trends?!

12th & 13th January 2012WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management, Vallendar, Germany

Jean-Claude TrichetPresident ECBRobert J. AumannNobel Laureate 2005Wolfgang SchubleFederal Minister of Finance GermanyAlexander DibeliusCEO DE, AT, RU, Central & Eastern Europe Goldman SachsJohn F. Nash, Jr.Nobel Laureate 1994Axel WeberPresident German Central Bank Dame Clara FurseFormer CEOLondon Stock ExchangeHans-Paul BrknerCEO The Boston Consulting Group1

Uniting the World of FinanceCampus for Finance (CFF) is an internationally recognized finance conference organized by students. Back in 2000, WHU students founded CFF together with the WHU Chair of Finance, which is headed by Prof. Dr. Markus Rudolf. Our claim for the Campus for Finance conferences is to:Unite leading corporate representatives, out-standing academics and selected graduate studentsProvide insight into latest topics on the global nancial agendaEncourage a sophisticated forum for challenging discussionsCreate a personal and team-oriented atmosphere through interactive workshopsOffer the chance to make new contacts in the financial communityWell done for staging an excellent, thought-providing event!Clara Furse(London Stock Exchange, NYC 2010)

Terrific concept, great group of students, excellent questions.Brady W. Dougan(CEO, Credit Suisse)

As always a great event!Karl-Georg Altenburg(J.P. Morgan, NYC 2008)

Very inspiring your engagement, your speaker list and the relevance of a topic discussed .Timotheus Httges(CFO, Deutsche Telekom)

Thank you very much for your invitationto a conference which once moreexceeded its outstanding reputation.Jrg Hashagen(KPMG, NYC 2008)2

Prof. Dr. Markus RudolfAcademic Director

Mission Statement2

Topic 2012: Sustainable Finance How to benefit from global mega trends?!Neoclassical TheoryMicrofinanceLong-term vs. short-term ProfitsClean TechClimate and EnergyRegulationSocial ResponsibilityTransparencyCommoditiesAccountabilityCFF NYC 2012The financial crisis and the resulting world-wide recession encouraged a public discussion if and how financial practices would have to change to avoid future crises. Regulators and market participants will have to find well-balanced answers to ensure that financial markets will be able to perform their function in the future.

At the same time sharpening resource scarcity, climate change, ongoing demographic changes, globalization and continuous technological innovation offer new investment opportunities. These opportunities will impact optimal asset allocation strategies for investors. And they will offer business potential for companies early identifying underlying trends.

The Campus for Finance New Years Conference 2012 will discuss the implications of necessary changes in the markets and of new investment opportunities on investors, financial intermediaries, capital-seekers as well as on policy makers. Sustainable Finance How to benefit from global mega trends?!3

Participants and speakers feel the inspiring lecture atmosphere during keynote speeches and panel discussionsDialogues in panel discussions and during networking breaks provide a platform to exchange ideas and to gain deeper insights into various future-related topics in financeParticipants interact in workshops provided by our corporate partners, apply new knowledge in challenging case studies and learn from each otherWorkshops and the corporate fair enable participants to get to know companies as future employers.A delicious gala dinner in WHUs historic vaulted cellar completes an exciting day

Lecture AtmosphereWorkshops

Corporate Fair

Gala DinnerA day at CFF New Years Conference4Impressions4

Preliminary Schedule 2012Friday, 13th January8:30 a.m.Speeches12:30 p.m.Lunch1:30 p.m.Panel Discussion I2:30 p.m.Speeches4:30 p.m.Panel Discussion II5:30 p.m.Speeches8:30 p.m.Gala DinnerThursday, 12th January9:30 a.m.Workshops for Students1:00 p.m.Lunch1:30 p.m.Opening Speech1:45 p.m.Speeches4:00 p.m.Corporate Fair6:00 p.m.Speeches8:00 p.m.Gala DinnerYour students can attend all the following parts of the program:55

Germany Bucerius Law School ESB Reutlingen ESCP Europe Berlin European Business School FH Ludwigshafen Frankfurt School of Finance HHL Leipzig ISM Dortmund KU Eichsttt Ingolstadt LMU Munich University of Bonn University of Cologne University of HeidelbergUniversity of Jena University of KielUniversity of MagdeburgUniversity of MannheimUniversity of MarburgUniversity of MnsterUniversity of TbingenUniversity of Witten-HerdeckeTU FreiburgWHU VallendarZeppelin University FriedrichshafenInternationalBeijing UniversityBocconi University, MilanColumbia Business School, NYCDuke UniversityESADE Business School, BarcelonaHarvard Business SchoolHEC School of Management, ParisLondon Business SchoolMITPrinceton UniversityStanford UniversityStern School of Business, NYUYale School of ManagementCampus for Finance New Years Conference participants are highly motivated graduate students from German and international universities. They are mainly enrolled in M.Sc. or MBA programs, close to graduation, can offer international experience, have been interns at highly renowned companies and share a passion for the world of finance.6Universities represented at Campus for Finance6

Applicant and Participant StructureAcceptance Quota2011 12 %20109 %20099 %200811 %200713 %Student Origins 2011Germany 71 %Europe w/o Germany 22 %North America 4 %Rest of World 3 %The number of applicants increases annually. We think that this also speaks for the quality of the conference: 7Campus for Finance Participants:Campus for Finance participants pass a tough selection process. Crucial attributes are:- graduate students- high potentials- close to graduation- top universities- international orientation

Applicant Structure 2011Total 2135Students 87 %Corporates 7 % Academics 6 % Participant Structure 2011Total 365 Students 214 Corporates 112Academics 397

8Prof. Robert J. AumannThe Hebrew University of JerusalemNobel Laureate 2005NYC 2010, 2009

Dame Clara FurseFormer CEOLondon Stock ExchangeNYC 2010Karl-Georg AltenburgCEO GermanyJ.P. MorganNYC 2010, 2008, 2007

Alexander DibeliusCEO DE, AT, RU, Central & Eastern Europe Goldman SachsNYC 2011, 2010, 2008Hans-Paul BrknerPresident & CEOBoston Consulting GroupNYC 2009

Prof. John F. Nash, Jr.Princeton UniversityNobel Laureate 1994NYC 2010

Eckhard CordesCEOMetro GroupNYC 2009

Prof. Axel WeberPresidentGerman Central BankNYC 2011, 2006

Jean-Claude TrichetPresidentEuropean Central BankNYC 2006

Brady W. DouganCEO Credit SuisseNYC 2011

Former speakers (selection)Wolfgang SchubleFederal Minister of FinanceGermanyNYC 2011

Prof. Reinhard Selten University of BonnNobel Laureate 1994 NYC 2011

For this years speakers just take a look at our homepage: wichtigkeit statt Alphabetisch sortieren? (Oben links -> am wichtigsten?)8

Sponsors Campus for Finance 20119

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