Joining Instructions

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We are delighted that you are able to join us for this conference, which will be held at Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) to mark Stephen Taylor’s Retirement!

Registration for the conference begins at 09:00 hrs on Wednesday, 29th March and the conference will end at 16:00 hrs on Friday, 31st March.

If you are presenting at the conference, please be aware of your allocated time slot. All papers are allocated 30 mins. 25 mins presentation and 5 mins for Q&A. Please make sure you are aware of the room you are presenting in and that your presentation is uploaded in plenty of time. Your presentations should be brought with you on a pen drive. If you do not have a pen drive, please email your presentation to FE Conference by no later than 17:00 hrs (UK time) on Monday, 27th March and we will upload it on your behalf.

Our three Keynotes sessions are 1-hour sessions.

The poster session will run during the lunchtime periods on day 1 and day 2. Please refer to the Conference Programme for your slot. If you would like to have your poster printed locally, you can do so via our Design, Photography & Print Unit. However, you will need to collect it prior to your session. Please refer to their website. Poster should be no bigger than A1 size. We will supply material for poster fixing and the support team will happily fix your poster up ahead of your session.

Our Conference Dinner, which takes place at 18:30 hrs at Lancaster Golf Club on the evening of Thursday, 30th March. The venue is a short ride away (10/15 mins) and a coach will be provided to take you and bring you back to campus with one drop off stop in Lancaster Town Centre. It will leave from outside of the Management School at 17:30 hrs prompt and return back to campus at 22:00 hrs. One drop off in Lancaster town centre will be made only on the return trip for those staying in the town centre!

Useful information

Conference Venue

Lancaster University Management School, Bailrigg, Lancaster, LA1 4YX – Tel: +44 (0)1524 510752

Maps and Travel to Lancaster University

Campus Map

For your information, LUMS is located on the map as MAN under south campus. The main entrance to the school is located at the front of the school.


If you’re visiting campus during the day then parking charges apply. A ticket can be purchased from any of the pay and display machines across campus at a cost of £2 for two hours or £5 for up to 10 hours (£3 on South West Campus). All payments are contactless by either chip and pin or contactless card payment. Alternatively, all-day visitor scratch cards are available for home delivery in advance of your visit. These are available from the online store.

Local Taxi Numbers

+44 (0)1524 32090 – +44 (0)1524 848848

If you have any additional time and wish to explore Lancaster, you might find this link useful. Explore Lancaster and Maps and Guides for Lancaster

Conference Links




The following courses are run by the Centre for Financial Econometrics, Asset Markets and Macroeconomic Policy and any attendee from the Financial Econometrics Conference who would like to register for any of our courses will be entitled to a 20% discount. Please contact Teresa Aldren – for further details.

  1. Cryptocurrencies: Fundamentals and Pricing – 8th-10th May 2023
  2. Survival analysis with STATA – 11th – 12th May 2023
  3. Cyber Security and Enterprise Resilience – 15th-17th May 2023
  4. Introduction to Machine Learning in the Financial Markets using Python | 22nd, 23rd & 24th May 2023 (

If you have any queries during the conference, please contact Teresa on the Conference Registration Desk or any member of the Conference Committee. Alternatively, you can WhatsApp Teresa on +44 (0)75 403020 28.

We look forward to seeing you on 29th March and wish you a pleasant and safe journey to Lancaster!

Local Organizers at LUMS:

Seok Young Hong, Ingmar Nolte, Sandra Nolte, Manh Pham, Mark Shackleton