PROGRAM

MORNING PROGRAM

8:30 AM – REGISTRATION

9:00 AM – MASTER OF CEREMONY’S WELCOME REMARKS

9:05 AM – OPENING INTERVIEW with Valdis Dombrovskis, vice president for an economy that works for people, European Commission

9:35 AM – SPOTLIGHT DISCUSSION 1 – GETTING THE RIGHT PRIORITIES

10:10 AM – PANEL DISCUSSION 1 – MAKING EUROPE COMPETITIVE AND BRIDGING THE GAP WITH THE U.S.

11:00 AM – SPEED NETWORKING SESSION

11:10 AM – NETWORKING BREAK

11:30 AM – PANEL DISCUSSION 2 – ASSET MANAGEMENT: OPPORTUNITIES AND REALITIES

12:15 AM – PANEL DISCUSSION 3 – THE MISSING INGREDIENTS TO MAKE ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING (AML) SUPERVISION WORK

01:00 PM – NETWORKING LUNCH

AFTERNOON PROGRAM

2:00 PM – INTERVIEW with Bruno Le Maire, minister of economy and finance, France (in French)

2:30 PM – PANEL DISCUSSION 4 – FROM IMPACT INVESTING TO GREEN FINANCE: CAN THE FINANCIAL SECTOR CONTRIBUTE TO A BETTER WORLD?

3:15 PM – PANEL DISCUSSION 5 – WHAT DOES THE FUTURE OF GLOBAL PAYMENTS HOLD?

4:00 PM – SIMULTANEOUS ROUNDTABLES

Participants will be able to select one of the roundtables and join the discussion on the roundtable theme. Hosted by a POLITICO reporter, each session features two or three co-chairs. This is an ideal format to gain insight into specific issues through a solution-oriented discussion.

ROUNDTABLE 1 – Where are the women in banking and finance?

ROUNDTABLE 2 – The future of virtual currencies

ROUNDTABLE 3 – Cross-border bank supervision

5:00 PM – NETWORKING DRINKS