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2018 Global Annual Meeting - Europe
Confronting Today’s Paradoxes
January 15 – 17, 2018
London Hilton on Park Lane
London, UK

 
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Monday, January 15
08:00 – 18:00
Bilateral Meetings
15:00 – 19:30
Conference Registration
18:00 – 19:30
Opening Reception and Networking Event
Kick off the 2018 Global Annual Meeting - Europe with a bang at the first networking opportunity of the conference! Enjoy a glass of wine with your colleagues and clients during the opening reception.

Tuesday, January 16
07:00 – 19:00
Conference Registration
08:45 – 09:00
Welcome
Kimberly Burdette
Chairman of the Board, BAFT
SVP and Manager, International Financial Institutions
PNC Bank and NA

Tod Burwell
President and CEO
BAFT

Eszter Wijkman
Conference Co-Chair
Senior Advisor, Financial Institutions Coverage
SEB
09:00 – 09:15
BAFT Global Update
Speaker
Tod Burwell
President and CEO
BAFT
09:15 – 09:45
Keynote Address
09:45 – 11:00
Future of Banking
11:00 – 11:30
Networking Coffee/Tea Break
11:30 – 13:00
Open Banking
Moderator
Martin Fiddman
Genearl Manager & Regional Head of Transaction Banking, EMEA
Royal Bank of Scotland


Panelists
Kirstine Nilsson
Head of Strategic Engagements and Relationships
Group Payments and Cash Management
Swedbank
13:00 – 14:00
Networking Lunch
14:00 – 15:15
The Changing Face of Trade & Supply Chain: What's Really Working and What More Needs to be Done?"
Moderator
Michael Hogan
General Manager, Transaction Banking, EMEA
MUFG
Panelists
Fabio Manca
Managing Director
DHL Inventory Finance Services

Jamie Whiteway
European Sales Manager
Tuaulia
15:15 – 16:30
RegTech
Moderator
Ruth Wandhöfer
GTS Head, Regulatory and Market Strategy
Citi
Panelists
Madhuban Kumar
CEO
Metafused

Pawel Kuskowski
CEO
Coinfirm
16:30 – 18:00
Special Breakout Sessions
    • 16:30 – 17:15
    Breakout Session 1
    • 17:15 – 18:00
    Breakout Session 2
16:30 – 19:00
Bilateral Meetings
19:00 – 22:00
Networking Reception and Dinner

Wednesday, January 17
07:00 – 12:00
Conference Registration
08:45 – 09:00
Welcome
Bart Timmermans
Conference Co-Chair
Head of Global Transactional Banking
Banco Santander UK

Tod Burwell
President and CEO
BAFT
09:00 – 09:45
The Future of Europe
Moderator
Sir Roger Gifford
UK Country Head
SEB
Panelists
Sir Mark Boleat
Former Chariman
City of London Policy Committee

Sylvie Matherat
Chief Regulatory Officer
Deutsche Bank

Paul Orchart
Managing Director, Europe
Commonwealth Bank of Australia

Phillip Wood
Special Global Counsel
Allen & Overy LLP
09:45 – 10:45
Transaction Bankers and the Future – Retaining and Developing Talent"
Moderator
Nadine Lagarmitte
Managing Director, Global Head of Financial Institutions
Global Liquidity and Cash Management
HSBC Bank
Panelists
Sam Fuller
Director Founder
The Wellbeing Project

James Rust
Partner, Head of New Propositions
Leathwaite

Namoru Shibata
Associate Director
MUGF

Karin WalchshÖfer
Managing Director, Europe and MENA
Global Trading and Banking
BMO Capital Markets
10:45 – 11:45
Networking Coffee/Tea Break
11:15 – 12:15
A NEW Operating System for the Planet
Moderator
Jeremy Wilson
Vice Chairman, Corporate Banking
Barclays
12:15 – 13:30
Transaction Banking Global Leaders
An open dialogue with transaction banking leaders on digitization, weak global economy and regulation and its threat to profitability.
Moderator
Ignacio Abendoechea
Partner
McKinsey & Co
Panelists
John Gibbons
Head of Global Transaction Banking
Deutsche Bank

Naveed Sultan
Global Head and Managing Director
Treasury & Trade Solutions Group
Citi

Matt Tuck
Managing Director, Head of Global Transaction Banking
Barclays
11:30 – 13:45
Closing Remarks
Bart Timmermans
Conference Co-Chair
Head of Global Transactional Banking
Banco Santander UK

Eszter Wijkman
Conference Co-Chair
Senior Advisor, Financial Institutions Coverage
SEB

Tod Burwell
President and CEO
BAFT
13:45 – 15:30
Networking Lunch with Global Finance Award Ceremony
Join your colleagues, providers and clients for another networking opportunity over a delicious lunch buffet spread, and celebrate with the awardees as the annual Global Finance Best Trade Finance and Supply Chain Bank awards are presented.