Funds Congress 2020 Agenda

Funds Congress 2020 Agenda

08.00 REGISTRATION OPENS

Day Moderator
Natasha Kaplinsky OBE – Broadcaster

PART I – STATE OF THE INDUSTRY: 2020 OUTLOOK AND PRIORITIES

08.50 Introduction
Natasha Kaplinsky OBE – Broadcaster

09.00 Keynote: Doing Capitalism Differently – A Mission-Oriented Approach
Mariana Mazzucato – Professor of Innovation and Public Value at UCL, Director of the Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose, and author of The Value of Everything: making and taking in the global economy

09.40 Panel: CEOs on State of the Industry – What are the Threats and Opportunities?
Kimberly LaPointe – Executive Vice President, Head of PGIM Investments International, PGIM Investments (moderator)
Andrew Formica – Chief Executive Officer, Jupiter Asset Management
John Ions – Chief Executive Officer, Liontrust Asset Management
Jennifer Johnson – President and Chief Executive Officer, Franklin Templeton Investments

10.15 Panel: Market Outlook for 2020 – Private Equity, Real Assets, Secondaries and Credit
Thiha Tun – Partner, Dechert LLP (moderator)
Tobias Giesser – Managing Director, Global Co-Head of Structuring, Partners Group
Charles Lemon – Partner, Triago
Ryan McNelley – Managing Director, Duff & Phelps
Diana Tatarchuk – Chief Executive and Investment Officer, Nevé Capital

10.50 COFFEE BREAK

PART II – REGULATORY OUTLOOK AND IMPACT

11.20 Panel: Regulatory Priorities for 2020 and Beyond
Gurpreet Manku – Deputy Director General and Head of Policy, BVCA (moderator)
Nick Miller – Head of Asset Management, Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)
Kevin Mullen – Head of Markets Policy, Central Bank of Ireland (CBI)
Frédéric Pelése – Deputy Executive Director, French Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF)
Marco Zwick – Director, Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF)

12.00 Keynote: Live Hacking Show
Tobias Schrödel – Live Hacker

12.45 LUNCH BREAK

PART III – THE FUTURE IS ALREADY HERE

14.00 Interview: As We Look to the Future, What Lessons Can We Learn from the Past?
Allison Fumai – Partner, Dechert LLP
Martin Gilbert – Chairman, Aberdeen Standard Investments

14.30 Panel: ESG and Diversity in Asset Management
Nathalie Dogniez – Partner, PwC (moderator)
Anna Driggs – Director and Associate Chief Counsel, Global Funds Policy, ICI Global
Will Goodhart – Chief Executive, CFA UK
Tatjana Greil Castro – Portfolio Manager, Muzinich
Bill Hartnett – ESG Stewardship Director, Aberdeen Standard Investments
Jennifer Wu – Global Head of Sustainable Investing, JP Morgan

15.10 Keynote: What’s Love Got To Do With It?
Charlotte Pearce – Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Inkpact

15.30 Panel: Megatrends and the Future of Work
John Donohoe – Founder and Group Chief Executive Officer, Carne Group (moderator)
John Herlihy – Vice President EMEA & LATAM, LinkedIn
Shalena O’Connell – Vice President, MongoDB
Charlotte Pearce – Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Inkpact
Suki Sandhu OBE – Chief Executive Officer, INvolve

16.10 COFFEE BREAK

PART IV – POLITICAL OUTLOOK AND IMPACT

16.35 Keynote: Keeping Order
Rt Hon John Bercow – Former Speaker of the House of Commons

17.15 Panel: What Next for Brexit?
Rt Hon John Bercow – Former Speaker of the House of Commons (moderator)
Baroness Sharon Bowles – Member of the House of Lords
Philip Rycroft – Former Permanent Secretary at the Department for Exiting the EU. Now a Specialist Partner at Flint Global
Rory Stewart OBE – Former Member of Parliament
Rt Hon Gisela Stuart – Former Member of Parliament

18.00 CONFERENCE CLOSE

FUNDS CONGRESS DRINKS RECEPTION

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Past Funds Congress agendas

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Funds Congress 2019 agenda

Session topics include:

  • Preparing for adversity
  • Regulatory Keynote from the FCA
  • The global regulatory agenda for 2019
  • Industrial Revolution 2.0
  • Keynote from Sir Ranulph Fiennes, Lecturer and Author
  • Keynote from Former Vice President Al Gore on Sustainable Capitalism and the Climate Crisis
  • Is diversity the new ESG?
  • Return to the Silk Road?
  • Brexit from all angles

Funds Congress 2019 Agenda

Funds Congress 2019 agenda

Please find the agenda from Funds Congress 2019 available here to download.

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Funds Congress 2018 agenda

Session topics include:

  • Keynote from Emmanuel Roman, CEO, PIMCO
  • Asset Management Industry Outlook: The Next Five Years
  • Global Asset Allocation: Perspectives in 2018
  • Regulatory Keynote from the FCA
  • Regulatory Priorities for 2018 and Beyond: How Will You Be Affected?
  • CEO Perspectives: Navigating Through Change
  • Paradigm Shift: Consolidation of the Asset Management Industry
  • Brexit Today: What Are The Real Issues in Practice?
  • Brexit Tomorrow: Economic Impacts: Threats and Opportunities

Funds Congress 2018 agenda

Funds Congress 2018 agenda

Please find the agenda from Funds Congress 2018 available here to download.

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Funds Congress 2017 agenda

Session topics include:

  • Industry Keynote – Sir Chris Hohn, Founder, The Children’s Investment Fund Management
  • The Future Shape of Active v Passive Asset Management
  • Appealing to European Insurance Company Investors After Solvency II
  • Evolutions in Investor Preferences and Fund Distribution
  • The One Billion Consumer Opportunity
  • Regulatory Priorities for 2017 and Beyond
  • US Enforcement in the Trump Era
  • Making Brexit Work for Fund Managers

Funds Congress 2017 agenda

Funds Congress 2017 agenda

Please find the agenda from Funds Congress 2017 available here to download.

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Funds Congress 2016 agenda

Session topics include:

  • Investor Trends and Resulting Product Development Priorities
  • Innovation in Distribution and Investor Access
  • The Rise and Rise of Debt Funds
  • China: The Global Impact
  • Regulatory Keynote – Gareth Murphy, CBI
  • European Regulation: What Will Affect You in 2016?
  • Dealing with USA and Global Regulatory Challenges
  • BEPS
  • Brexit – The Impact on Financial Services

Funds Congress 2016 agenda

Funds Congress 2016 agenda

Please find the agenda from Funds Congress 2016 available here to download.