Agenda

Agenda

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08:30

Registration and Continental Breakfast

Executive Pre-conference Breakfast Round-table

09:00

Chairperson's Opening Remarks

09:10

Opening Keynote Address:

The New European Regulatory Landscape: Discussing Potential Co-operations, Ongoing Innovations, and Shifting Organisational Models

  • How emerging technologies are transforming processes 

  • Centralising your data hub: Enhancing data governance and agility to manage business change

  • Optimising operating models and analytical capabilities while remaining compliant to ongoing regulatory changes

  • Envisioning future possibilities, collaborations, and skills that finance professionals need to succeed in the upcoming years

Steven Green, Head of Central Data Services, Innovation, Strategy and Competition Division, FINANCIAL CONDUCT AUTHORITY

09:40

Keynote Panel:

Centralising Data to Ensure Maximum Value Extraction from your Market and Reference Data

  • Data quality challenge: How can CDOs better centralize data structure

  • Reconciliation approach: fixing data upfront rather than flowing through the entire organisation

  • Creating a data-driven organisation with next generation people, processes and technology

  • Moving away from traditional data management systems towards predictive analytics and Big data extraction

Moderator:
Colin Ware, Regulatory Product Manager, BNY MELLON
Panellists:
David Thomas
, EMEA CDO, HSBC
Huw Howell, Managing Director, Global Data, NOMURA
Steven Green, Head of Central Data Services, Innovation, Strategy and Competition Division, FINANCIAL CONDUCT AUTHORITY

10:20

Networking Morning Break

10:50

Panel Discussion:

Driving Cost Efficiencies, New Technologies, and Operational Excellence for Transformation Growth

As data continues to grow in volume, it has become essential to create an effective partnership between various business functions to drive a streamlined data strategy throughout the enterprise.

Chris Dickens, COO EMEA, Global Markets, HSBC
Karim Hajjaji, Global Chief Operating Officer, Global Corporate Banking, SANTANDER
Suren Siva, Director - Strategy & Innovation, CREDIT SUISSE
Edosa Odaro, Head of Data, AXA

11:20

Drill Down Discussion Roundtables

You will have an opportunity to join one of the six roundtables – 45 minutes each

Stream 1: Data Architecture, Governance and Quality

A. ESG & Data Quality
C. Enabling Business Scalability and Flexibility with Cloud Computing
E. Women in Data: Discussing Diversity, Inclusion, Culture & Leadership in the workplace

Stream 2: Risk, Regulation, and Data Privacy

B. Alternative Data, the New Oil Rush?

Hinesh Kalian, Partner, Head of Investment and Data Implementation, MAN AHL

D. Improved Data Lineage and Metadata Management

Mark Wilson, Data Governance UK, HANDELSBANKEN 

F. Market Data Licencing & Vendor Management

12:30

Networking Lunch Break & Exhibition Visit

Executive Luncheons by Invitation Only

Stream 1: Data Architecture, Governance and Quality

13:30

Keynote Presentation:

New Operating Models for Next Generation Finance Systems: Banking Nimble and Digital

  • Embracing APIs that allows robo-advisors and fintech platforms to communicate with back-end core systems

  • How emerging disruptors streamline their processes and cut infrastructure costs with digital and mobile-only banks

  • Enhancing customer experience with nimble front-end user interface and mobile services

  • Will legacy banks disappear?

14:00

Panel Discussion:

Data & Tech Leaders Panel – Advice for the Imminent Challenges of the Year Ahead

  • Partnering with universities for leadership excellence and effective career paths

  • The changing structures and complexities in leadership and culture: How to drive diversity and inclusion and ultimately tackle the gender and wage gap

  • Addressing the need for change, the practical use cases for AI and the tech strategy of tomorrow

Stream 2: Risk, Regulation, and Data Privacy

13:30

Keynote Presentation:

Alt Data: Capitalising on The Explosion of New And Diverse Data Sources

  • How to easily extract the value of the raw data with analytical tools and visualization

  • Alt data: how to use more comprehensive data sets

  • Using live data to make investment management decisions

  • Data management, analytics, alternative and unstructured data

  • Digitizing data governance to increase volume, speed and reduce friction

14:00

Panel Discussion:

Leveraging AI and Machine Learning Opportunities to Unlock Data-driven Insights and Drive Process Excellence

  • Mining greater value from existing data and cleansing data to increase trade prediction’s accuracy

  • Enhancing the customer’s journey and driving business value with predictive analytics

  • How to better monetise your data and justify AI’s ROI?

Janet Adams, Risk and Controls, AI, TSB COMMERCIAL BANKING

14:40

Networking Afternoon Break

15:10

Drill Down Discussion Roundtables

You will have an opportunity to join one of the six roundtables – 45 minutes each

Stream 1: Data Architecture, Governance and Quality

A. Automated Trading Systems & Data Platforms

Andrei Serjantov, Head of Electronic Credit Trading, BNP PARIBAS

C. Creating Value with Standard Identifiers in an Open Data World
E. Developing an appropriate Data Foundation for Artificial Intelligence

Edosa Odaro, Head of Data, AXA

Stream 2: Risk, Regulation, and Data Privacy

B. Navigating the Libor Transition and Financial Benchmarks
D. Understanding and Rethinking Privacy: The Legal and Ethical Implications of New Datasets
F. DLT and Smart Contracts

16:00

Afternoon Fireside Chat:

How Digitisation is Driving the Future of Capital Markets

How to transform traditional processes and operations with emerging automation systems and predictive analytics.

Moderator:
Siddharth Gupta, Investment Banking Technology, J.P. MORGAN
Panellists:
Andrei Serjantov, Head of Electronic Credit Trading, BNP PARIBAS
Stephane Malrait
, MD, Head of Market Structure and Innovation, Financial Markets, ING

16:30

Drinks Reception

17:00

End of the European Financial Information Summit 2019