9th European Financial Congress

Sopot, 3-5 June 2019

Honorary Patronage

PROGRAM 2019
Columbus AB Columbus CD Baltic Panorama Marco Polo E Marco Polo F inne:

“Payment technologies of the future: How will we settle our bills and pay for shopping in five years’ time?” – Film competition final

10:00 - 11:15

 

Host: Centre for Strategic Mind-set & Visa & City of Sopot

Lunch Break

11:30 - 13:00

OFFICIAL OPENING OF THE 9TH EUROPEAN FINANCIAL CONGRESS

13:00 - 13:30

 

Jan Krzysztof Bielecki - Chairman of the European Financial Congress Program Board
Jacek Karnowski - President of the City of Sopot



OPENING SPEECHES

13:20 - 14:00

 

Teresa Czerwińska - Minister of Finance
Paweł Borys - President of the Board, Polish Development Fund

INAUGURAL ADDRESS

14:00 - 15:30

Debate partner:

Bank Pekao S.A.

 

Nouriel Roubini - Professor of Economics at New York University’s Stern School of Business
„Global Economic Outlook”

Commentary: Michał Krupiński - President of the Management Board, Bank Pekao S....

Break

15:30 - 16:00

Lessons from Brexit for Business

16:00 - 17:20

Debate partner:

Gdański Klub Biznesu

 

Moderator: Jan Krzysztof Bielecki Chairman of the European Financial Congress Program Board
 
Opening speech: Nikhil Rathi - CEO, London Stock Exchange
...

Break

17:20 - 17:50

NewTech: Visions, trends and challenges

17:50 - 19:20

Debate partner:

PKO Bank Polski

 

Moderator: Zbigniew Jagiełło - President of the Management Board, PKO Bank Polski

Addresses:
  • Robert Bednarski - Country Director CEE, Facebook
  • Ashley Benigno - Group Director, FJORD Part of...

Dinner at Opera Leśna – hosted by the City of Sopot

20:30 - 21:30

Responsible Finance and Moral Hazard on the Financial Markets

21:30 - 23:00

Debate partners:

CFA Society Poland, Uniwersytet Gdański

 

Moderator: Leszek Pawłowicz - Coordinator of the European Financial Congress


Columbus AB Columbus CD Baltic Panorama Marco Polo E Marco Polo F inne:

Green Finance: Principles, standards and the reporting framework in the financial sector

09:00 - 10:15

Debate partners:

BNP Paribas S.A., Centrum Myśli Strategicznych

Bank through the customers' eyes – necessary tool or trusted partner? Competition for customer experience in banking and beyond

09:00 - 10:15

Debate partner:

PwC

 

Building e-Poland: How digital competence supports society and the economy.

09:00 - 10:15

Debate partner:

Krajowa Izba Rozliczeniowa S.A.

Credit process - customer-friendly and optimal for the bank - directions of changes

09:00 - 10:15

Debate partner:

EY

 

Break

10:15 - 10:40

Innovation in the Banking Sector: Will advanced analytics and AI enable financial institutions to discharge their regulatory obligations effectively?

10:40 - 11:55

Debate partners:

KPMG, PKO Bank Polski

Will banks earn their living as providers of non-banking services? Who do VASs actually add value to?

10:40 - 11:55

Debate partner:

Deloitte

A PSD2 Compliant Payment Ecosystem: Competition and cooperation in the face of open banking

10:40 - 11:55

Debate partner:

Visa

EFC Macroeconomic Round Table: 2019-2022 Challenge Map

10:40 - 11:55

Debate partners:

Bank Pekao S.A., Europejski Kongres Finansowy

Why would bank customers want to be bank customers?

10:40 - 11:55

Debate partner:

mBank

Prepare your bank now - futurology and Dell: How is technology revolutionizing the financial system?

10:40 - 11:55

Debate partner:

Dell Technologies

Lunch

12:30 - 13:45

CEOs on banks in the future, or digital finance as the lifeblood of Economy 4.0

13:45 - 15:00

Debate partner:

Mastercard

The World After the Death of LIBOR: IBOR reform

13:45 - 15:00

Debate partners:

EY, Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny we Wrocławiu, Uniwersytet Gdański

Financial security of Poles

13:45 - 15:00

Debate partners:

Izba Gospodarcza Towarzystw Emerytalnych, PFR Towarzystwo Funduszy Inwestycyjnych S.A.

EFC Technological Round Table: Map of challenges facing the banking sector 2019-2022

13:45 - 15:00

Debate partner:

Europejski Kongres Finansowy

The Polish real estate market in the eyes of the rest of the world

13:45 - 15:00

Debate partner:

HRE Investments

 

Open debate: 1.15 pm - 3.00 pm

Efficient purchasing management - as source of financing growth

13:45 - 15:00

Debate partner:

Xerox

Break

15:00 - 15:30

"Stars of Banking" Awards Ceremony

15:30 - 16:45

Debate partner:

Dziennik Gazeta Prawna

CFO Forum

15:30 - 16:45

Debate partner:

KPMG

How can the potential of data be unleashed?

15:30 - 16:45

Debate partners:

EY, Microsoft

Challenges Facing the Capital Market

15:30 - 16:45

Debate partners:

Izba Domów Maklerskich, Krajowy Depozyt Papierów Wartościowych

Women in business - reality 4.0

15:30 - 19:00

Debate partner:

Fundacja Liderek Biznesu

Trwały nośnik - i co dalej? "Cyfrowa prywatność w erze AI, Analityki Danych i RODO"

15:30 - 16:45

 

Prowadzący:
  • Tadeusz Woszczyński, Country Manager – Poland, Austria, Czech Rep., Slovakia & Baltics, Hitachi Europe Ltd
  • Mariusz Sudoł, Operations Director CEE, Hitachi Europe Ltd.
 
...

Break

16:45 - 17:15

 

Threats to the Consumer Finance market

17:15 - 18:30

Debate partner:

Europejski Kongres Finansowy

Export financing instruments in practice: Is the domestic commercial finance market ready to support Polish companies seeking market opportunities abroad?

17:15 - 18:30

Debate partner:

Bank Pekao S.A.

CEOs Debate Map of challenges facing the banking sector

17:15 - 18:30

Debate partner:

EY

 


Opportunities and threats on the Polish commercial real estate market. The tenant's market or the landlord's market?

17:15 - 18:30

Debate partner:

Centrum Myśli Strategicznych

A new version of the story of the Red Queen from "Alice in Wonderland": On the importance of stops in the race of technology and evolution

17:15 - 18:30

Debate partner:

Autopay by Blue Media

 

- By invitation only

Break

18:30 - 18:45

   

In search of rules: Public finance in the era of uncertainty

18:45 - 19:40

Debate partner:

Dziennik Gazeta Prawna

  

EVENING GALA Embassy of United Kingdom of Great Britan and Northern Ireland

20:30 - 21:30

 

Dinner at the Sheraton Hotel
8.30 pm
Room: Columbus AB and CD
  

Europe After Brexit

21:30 - 22:30

   
Columbus AB Columbus CD Baltic Panorama Marco Polo E Marco Polo F inne:

The Future of Work: Isn’t it already happening?

09:00 - 10:15

Debate partners:

Bank Pekao S.A., EY

How Financial Institutions have to Focus on Customer Experience in the Increasingly Digital Polish Market.

09:00 - 10:15

Debate partner:

KPMG

Are we ready for the Post-Digital Era?

09:00 - 10:15

Debate partner:

Accenture

The Aftermath of Brexit for Polish Enterprises

09:00 - 10:15

Debate partner:

Polska Agencja Prasowa

Systemic Threats to the Polish Economy

09:00 - 10:15

Debate partners:

Centrum Myśli Strategicznych, NDI S.A.

 


How to deal with the return of financial pyramids and how to distinguish healthy innovation from fraud

09:00 - 10:15

Debate partner:

Dziennik Gazeta Prawna

Break

10:15 - 10:45

PSD2 – Making things easier for clients or for hackers?

10:45 - 12:00

Debate partner:

KPMG

E-Mobility: Technological progress, social pressure, political promises and economic realities

10:45 - 12:00

Debate partner:

NDI S.A.

 


Let's play with open cards the role of Banks, Fintech and BigTech in the world after "Open Banking”

10:45 - 12:00

Debate partner:

EY

 


Generation Z in the Financial and Labour Markets

10:45 - 12:00

Debate partners:

Provident Polska S.A., Puls Biznesu

Reformers’ Table

10:45 - 12:00

Debate partner:

Europejski Kongres Finansowy

 

led by Jacek Socha
 

Break

12:00 - 12:30

Moral hazard will destroy the financial system's credibility

12:30 - 13:45

Debate partner:

Akademia EFC

 

– Oxford-style debate
 

Announcement of the second Investor Relations Rating

12:30 - 13:45

Debate partner:

Centrum Myśli Strategicznych

 

Public-private partnership

12:30 - 13:45

Debate partner:

HRE Investments

 

RECOMMENDATIONS of the 9th European Financial Congress and closing

13:45 - 14:15

 

Room: Baltic Panorama

Lunch

14:15 - 15:00