General Information

The 2022 Annual Meeting of the Commodity & Energy Markets Association (CEMA 2022) will take place in downtown Chicago (Illinois, USA) on June 21-22, 2022. It follows an established series of CEMA Annual Meetings. Information about CEMA, including prior meetings, is available at

Scope and Theme of CEMA 2022

The CEMA Annual Meetings are benchmark academic conferences, gathering researchers and practitioners engaged in the study or application of economics, finance, mathematics, operations, and risk management in commodity and energy markets. In addition to welcoming contributions in that broad space, the 2022 Annual Meeting will put a special emphasis on ESG as it relates to commodities.

Keynote Speakers

Panos Kouvelis, Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis

K. Geert Rouwenhorst, Yale School of Management, Yale University

Paper Awards

CEMA Best Paper Award (500 €)

CEMA Best PhD Paper Award (500 €)

ESSEC-Amundi Best ESG Paper Award (1,500 €)

Important Dates

December 15, 2021 Start of the submission period
February 15, 2022 End of the submission period
March 31, 2022 Notification of acceptance/rejection
May 1, 2022 Early Bird registration deadline (speakers must register by this date to be included in the program)
June 21-22, 2022 CEMA Annual Meeting

2022 CEMA General Assembly

The 2022 CEMA General Assembly will take place in conjunction with the CEMA 2022 conference.


Photo of Chicago skyline, Grant Park with Buckingham Fountain, and boats floating in Lake Michigan