International Conference Financial and Social Development

November 8 – 10, 2019 Sichuan Tennis International Hotel Chengdu

Nowadays, finance with social impact, financial inclusion, and social enterprises develop rapidly. In response to the Chinese national policy priority of precise poverty alleviation, the Institute of Social Development at Southwestern University of Finance and Economics will host its first ” An International Conference on Financial and Social Development ” on November 8-10, 2019 in Chengdu, with a focus on on the origin, framework and mission of financial sociology. The conference aims to promote the research, practice, and talent training in the areas of financial participation, social development, and public management.


Institute of Social DevelopmentSouthwestern University of Finance and Economics


Sichuan Provincial Key Laboratory of Scientific Finance and Mathematical Finance

China Science and Technology Finance Research Center, Sichuan University

The Social Innovation Research Center, Xihua University

Selected Invited Speakers

Changwen ZHAO Director General of the Department of Industrial Economy, Development Research Center of the Chinese State Council, China.

Yongguang XU Chairman, Narada Foundation, special researcher of the Chinese State Council Counselor’s Office

Michael SherradenGeorge Warren Brown Distinguished University Professor, Director of Next Age Institute

Jean Oithe William Haas Professor in Chinese Politics, and the founding Lee Shau Kee Director of the Stanford Center at Peking University, Stanford University.

Lisa HallFair Finance Lead, The Beeck Center at Georgetown University

Chien-Chung Huang, Professor and Director of the Huamin Research Center, Rutgers University

Yeun-wen KU, Professor, Department of Social Work, National Taiwan University

Gang CHENG, CEO, The China Foundation Center

Lu ZHENG, Associate Professor of Sociology, Tsinghua University