Webinar: Changes in the CFA Curriculum
This live Webinar will feature the latest updates to the CFA Program curriculum, including a focus on ESG content and its applicability to the EMEA region. To know more, join us on Tuesday 12 February 2019 from 1:00pm to 2:00pm (GMT) with Barbara Petitt, PhD, CFA, Head of Curriculum and Learning Experience and Rhodri Preece, CFA, Head of Industry Research. The speakers will highlight the key curriculum developments, and explain how CFA Institute gathers inputs from practitioners around the globe to help identify and prioritize the content to be included in the CFA Program curriculum. It will be an opportunity to refresh your knowledge of key investment industry topics, including ESG, and to engage with CFA Institute staff and your peers in the region.
- Understand key changes to the 2019 CFA Program curriculum
- Preview ESG content in the new curriculum and beyond
- Understand how the CFA Program curriculum is developed
- Understand the relevance of the ESG content in EMEA
- Continuing Education for CFA Institute Members
CFA Institute members: Provide your CFA Institute ID number upon registration to facilitate the entry of CE credit into your record at the close of this live webinar. Credit will not be recorded if no CFA Institute ID provided is provided. You’ll receive an automatic notification to your email address on file once these credits have been entered into your record. Please allow 10 business days to receive your notification.
Barbara S. Petitt, PhD, CFA
Head, Curriculum and Learning Experience
Barbara S. Petitt, PhD, CFA has over 20 years’ experience designing, developing, and delivering educational offerings in finance-related topics. She is currently Head of Curriculum and Learning Experience at CFA Institute, leading the team responsible for the development of the curriculum and study tools for the CFA Program, CIPM Program, and Investment Foundations Program. Her previous roles at CFA Institute were as Head of Journal Publications and Managing Editor of the Financial Analysts Journal and as Director of Curriculum Projects, EMEA. Prior to joining CFA Institute in 2012, Barbara was Director of Online Studies for the MSc in Management programs for the partnership between Laureate Online Education and the University of Liverpool. She also held academic positions in the U.S., the U.K. and France. She started her career working as a consultant and continued to consult for corporate clients until she joined CFA Institute. Barbara holds a master in management from EDHEC Business School and a master in research and a PhD in finance from the University of Grenoble. She is a member of the Board of Directors of The Q-Group.
Rhodri G. Preece CFA
Head of Industry Research
Rhodri Preece is Head of Industry Research for CFA Institute. He is responsible for building and maintaining the global thought leadership function at CFA Institute, including leading the planning, coordination and creation of research content across CFA Institute research platforms including the Financial Analysts Journal, the Research Foundation, and the Future of Finance initiative.
Rhodri formerly served as head of capital markets policy EMEA at CFA Institute, where he was responsible for leading capital markets policy activities in Europe, Middle East and Africa region, including content development and policy engagement.
Prior to joining CFA Institute, Mr. Preece was a manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP where he specialized in investment funds.