Best WI-FI 2024 Young Researcher Paper – FinTech Contest

This award includes a fast-tracked review and possible publication of the paper in the Special Issue on Artificial Intelligence in Finance and Economics, Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence, Topic Editors: Alessia Paccagnini, University College Dublin and CAMA, Maria Iannario, University of Naples Federico II, Joerg Osterrieder, University of Twente and Berner Fachhochschule BFH, Adamaria Perotta, University College Dublin, Fabio Parla, University of Palermo, Hanna Kristín Skaftadóttir, Bifrost University, or Data-Driven Modelling.
Publication is subject to the prior consent of the author(s) and acceptance by the Journal’s editorial board.

The Best WI-FI 2024 Young researcher Paper will be selected by the Young Researcher Workshop Panel together with representatives of the Diversity team from all papers being at the same time orally presented by the Young researcher authors during regular sessions of the Woman in Fintech 2024 Conference.

The young researcher must be the lead investigator of the paper, which is certified by the researcher’s advisor. The quality of the presented paper itself (and not its oral presentation) will predominantly determine the evaluation.

To apply for the grant the young researcher must:

  • send an essay about four pages (PDF) long abstract of the paper;
  • send an essay about one page (PDF) describing his/her research and in particular its connections to Cost Action in a broader context (past achievements, future plans),
  • include a letter of reference (PDF, scanned copy of) signed by the supervisor, head of department or similar authority that confirms the Young researcher status.

Submission deadline: April 30 2024

Qualifications & Eligibility

  • The leader of the project and presenter of the paper must be a young researcher (below 40 years of age)
  • There is no age limit for the other co-authors
  • D. students and Post doctoral reasearchers are eligible
  • Multiple submissions are accepted

Abstract, essays and reference letters should be sent via email to

diversityandopportunities@gmail.com

ANY QUESTIONS?

EMAIL: diversityandopportunities@gmail.com

Contest Chair

Maria Iannario (Università degli Studi di Napoli – Federico II)

Contest committee

  • Petros Dellaportas, Athens University of Economics and Business
  • Alessandra Tanda (University of Pavia)

Jury Members

This contest is organised as part of the activities of