IV Conference on Economics and Business

The Faculty of Economics and the Cañada Blanch Foundation are organizing the IV Conference on Economics and Business to be held on 12 and 13 February in the Sánchez Ayuso Hall of the Faculty.

During these two days, professionals and academics of recognized prestige in the field of economy and business create a forum-debate with students, professors and the general public dealing with topics that currently have maximum relevance and are closely linked to the economic situation in Spain and its prospects, as well as the keys to business success.

The conference will be opened on Thursday 12 February by Máximo Buch, Minister of Economy, Industry, Tourism and Employment of the Generalitat Valenciana; Esteban Morcillo, Rector of the University of Valencia; Juan López Trigo, President of the Fundación Cañada Blanch and Vicent Soler, Dean of the Facutat Economía.

José Sevilla, CEO of Bankia, will give the inaugural conference, which will be the starting point of the Economics and Business Conference.

This will be followed by the first of the round tables entitled "Economic current affairs under debate: situation and prospects", in which Francisco Pérez, Professor at the University of Valencia and Director of Research at Ivie, will participate; Javier Andrés, Professor of the Foundations of Economic Analysis and researcher at the IEI; Joaquín Maudos, Professor of the Foundations of Economic Analysis, Professor at the Faculty of Economics and Deputy Director of Research at Ivie; and José Manuel Pastor, Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Economics.

On 13 February, the second of the "Keys to Business Success" round tables will be held by Amadeo Salvo, Executive Vice President of Power Electronics; Javier Luján, President of Construcciones Luján; Raúl Royo, CEO of Grupo Royo and Vicente Safón, professor at the Faculty of Economics.

Juan Luis Gandía, Vice-rector of Economics and Infrastructure of the University of Valencia, will be in charge of closing the IV Conference on Economics and Business.