25-26 January, 2017

Conference Day 1

09:00 - 09:45 Registration and welcome coffee

Who is who

Learn about your peers. Discover who else is participating in the conference. The matchmaking wall will help you identify the delegates you want to meet at the conference

In cooperation with FUJIFILM.

09:45 - 10:00 Chairman`s opening

10:00 - 10:45 Keynote address: Overall strategy for risk management and compliance

  • How to work more closely with the business in order to integrate and automate the correct behaviours and to eliminate human interventions

  • How to make sure that compliance considerations are always top of mind and not addressed after businesses have formulated their strategies or designed a new product

  • Best practices

10:45 - 11:00 Speed Networking

Get in touch with the other conference guests in quick paced 1-1 meetings – make sure you bring a stack of business cards.

11:00 - 11:30 Networking refreshment break

11:30 - 12:15 The UK’s future relations with the EU: where are we now and where might we be going?

Michael Dougan, Professor of Law,University of Liverpool
  • General considerations about the negotiating position on both sides

  • The nature of the Single Market and the difficulties of replicating it outside the EU

  • The lessons to be learned from agreements such as the EEA

  • The changing nature of the EU itself


Michael Dougan

Professor of Law
University of Liverpool

12:15 - 13:00 Stress testing from the perspective of the ECB

  • Understanding the EU wide stress test exercise

  • Effective preparation for the next round of stress testing

  • What is anticipated?

13:00 - 14:30 Networking luncheon

14:30 - 15:15 Implementing IFRS 9 - getting ready for 2018

Oliver Fiala, Leiter Risikoanalyse,Volksbank Wien AG
  • What are the components of IFRS 9?

  • Implementation across the business – what do the different areas of finance, risk management and IT need to know

  • How to ensure compliance

  • Considering governance and controls, sophistication, proportionality and transition issues


Oliver Fiala

Leiter Risikoanalyse
Volksbank Wien AG

  • The latest situation, what changes have been made and what are coming up?


  • Implementation priorities and considerations


Rutger Vroom

Regulatory Risk, Central Risk Management
ABN Amro

16:00 - 16:30 Networking refreshment break

16:30 - 17:15 What impact will Brexit have, if any?

Hristiyan Karastoyanov, Assistant VP,Credit Suisse
  • What are the topics that need to be tackled regarding the subjects of risk management, compliance and reporting?

  • Upcoming regulations: How to prepare for questions from regulators

  • Ensuring your regulatory team is large enough to manage the transitional process


Hristiyan Karastoyanov

Assistant VP
Credit Suisse

17:15 - 18:00 Round Table Session: Chose your topic table according to your needs and experience and develop new ideas and approaches by learning from your peers!

Round Table A: IFRS9 ready? What, how, who and when?

Round Table B: Impact of Brexit and how to get risks aligned

Round Table C: Stress testing and beyond

Participants return to the main plenary room to hear the discussion leaders summarizing the main topics and conclusions of their round tables.

18:00 - 19:00 Closing remarks by the chairman/chairwoman

19:00 - 23:59 Evening event

Join us for an informal evening get-together! This is an excellent opportunity for you to meet the other attendees and make new business contacts.