European Commission’s Summer school on Sustainable Finance

Irene Monasterolo will lecture at the first summer school on sustainable finance organized by the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC) and the Community of Practice in Financial Research (CoPFiR). Call for applications

The school mainly addresses two communities

  • Young researchers: Ph.D. students, post-doctoral researchers, junior academics and early-career scientists are invited to submit a paper that they would like to present in the context of dedicated parallel sessions.
  • Professionals/experts: Policy officers working at public and/or international institutions, as well as private-sector experts active in the field of sustainable finance.

To apply, please send a short CV to

Ph.D. students, post-doctoral researchers, junior academics and early-career scientists should also attach the paper they would like to present.

The maximum number of researchers presenting a paper is 15. The overall number of participants is limited to 40.

Selection criteria

Selection of participants will be based on the following criteria:

  • Relevance of current area of study or job.
  • Scientific quality of the research paper (for those who wish to present).
  • Gender and multicultural diversity.
  • Priority will be given to applicants who commit to attend for all of the three days.

Key dates

  • Deadline for application: May 26, 2019
  • Notification of acceptance: May 31, 2019
  • School dates: July 1-3, 2019

Keynote speakers



The organising committee of the conference includes JRC staff and Professor Andreas G. F. Hoepner.


European Commission – Joint Research Centre
Via Enrico Fermi, 2749
I – 21027 Ispra (VA)


For more information, please email

Starting Time


July 1, 2019

Ending Time


July 3, 2019


Ispra (IT)

Event Participants