CEMA 2020-2021 Madrid

CONFERENCE 2020-2021
17-18 June 2021 – Universidad Carlos III , Madrid, Spain.

The Commodity and Energy Markets ANNUAL MEETING 2020-2021 follows in the footsteps of a long-standing series of Energy Finance meetings that held their first event in London in 2004 and nowadays represents the benchmark academic conference in the area.


The conference covers all areas of energy finance and commodity finance, including:


  • Asset pricing and hedging
  • Contract securitization and derivative structuring
  • Risk measurements and management
  • Asset management and portfolio allocation
  • Trading strategies and operations
  • Macro market analysis and microstructure
  • Corporate finance of producers and end consumers
  • Long-term investment financing
  • Regulation (EMIR, REMIT, MIFID, Dodd-Frank)
  • Quantitative financial modeling
  • Econometric analysis and statistics
  • Physical operations management
  • Real options and physical asset valuation
  • Decision theory
  • Financial instruments for the energy transition (e.g. Green Bonds, Green Loans, Virtual Power Purchase Agreements)

And the following markets:


  • Conventional fossil energy: oil, gas, refined products
  • Electricity
  • Metals: precious, base, ferrous, specialist non-ferrous, rare
  • Agricultural: softs, grains and seeds, livestock
  • Renewable energy sources
  • Commoditized services (e.g., CO2 allowances, shipping freights)
  • Weather-linked securities
  • Currencies and cryptocurrencies


Please send completed manuscripts (abstracts or extended abstracts will not be considered).
Submission is via EasyChair

Important Dates

· December 1, 2020: Opening of the submission procedure

· February 27, 2021: Submission deadline

· April 15, 2021: Notification of acceptance/rejection

· May 1, 2021: Early bird registration deadline

(speakers must register by this date to be included in the program)

Commodity and energy markets association: general assembly

The purpose of the Commodity and Energy Markets Association is to promote the research in all fields of economics and finance related to commodity markets as well as the exchange between academia and practice and to establish and cultivate regional and international contacts with respect to the research area Commodity and Energy Markets. The next general assembly will take place on June 17, 2021 in the Puerta de Toledo Campus of the Universidad Carlos III, Madrid.

Further information

For administrative inquiries, please write to email: cema2020@uc3m.es