The 4th Conference on Intelligent Information Retrieval in Accounting and Finance

Conference dates

13 Jul 2020 - 14 Jul 2020


Beijing, China


Guanghua-Rotman Centre for Information and Capital Market Research of Peking University and the University of Toronto together with the Shenzhen Finance Institute of the Chinese University of Hong Kong (Shenzhen) will organize the fourth conference on “Intelligent Information Retrieval in Accounting and Finance” on July 13-14, 2020. The conference will be held at the Guanghua School of Management, Peking University. The conference will bring together researchers working on topics including (but not limited to): textual analysis, unstructured data analysis, machine learning, application of artificial intelligence in accounting and finance. The purpose of the conference is to promote new technology in accounting and finance research and to exchange ideas among scholars with research interests on these topics.

Paper Submission: Eight papers will be invited for presentation at the conference. Please submit a PDF version of your paper to ( before March 15, 2020. Authors of the accepted papers will be informed by March 30, 2020. The transportation and accommodation costs will be covered for the authors invited to present at the conference.

Registration: Registration is free. However, the conference has limited seats for participants in order to promote close interaction. Please fill out the registration form (, the conference secretary will confirm your registration status within three business days. Non-presenting participants are responsible for all travel arrangements and hotel bookings by themselves.

Conference Venue: 5 Yiheyuan Road, Haidian District, Guanghua School of Management, Peking University, Beijing.

Conference Committee:
Qiao Liu (Peking University)
Hai Lu (University of Toronto and Peking University),
Bohui Zhang (Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen)
Tianyu Zhang (Chinese University of Hong Kong).

For further enquiries about the conference, please contact or For conference logistics, please contact Dan Li at or +86-10-62768699.

About the Conference Organizers:
Guanghua-Rotman Centre for Information and Capital Market Research is a research partnership between the Guanghua School of Management of Peking University and the Rotman School of Management of the University of Toronto. The Centre aims to deepen the understanding of Chinese capital markets and facilitate research on developed and emerging markets through field studies and new technology.

The Shenzhen Finance Institute is established by the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen with the support from the Shenzhen government. The institute aims to provide a globally recognized center in the field of economics and finance that nurtures innovative talents; cultivates an advanced global research base; and builds international academic exchange platforms.

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