FocusEconomics is proud to sponsor the following conferences. For more information, click on the conference name to go directly to the event website.
|June 3, 2019||Vienna||GLC||
The Women in Leadership MasterClass is aimed at women leaders at all levels in the organization, as well as women managers who are ready to move into leadership roles. Some of the course objectives include but not limited to: i) Understand yourself as an empowered leader and identify strategies for overcoming the challenges facing women as leaders in the workplace ii) Explore leadership attributes and their associated behaviours that need to be demonstrated within your work environment iii) Identify your communication preferences and how to communicate effectively in all directions using the appropriate language, tone and levels of assertion
|June 6, 2019||Vienna||GLC||
This course has many practical aids that can be put to immediate use to find, attract and retain the people you need to make your business thrive. This course is designed to save you time and money in recruitment and hiring the right people. The course is primarily designed for Line Leaders and HR Professionals who wish to find new tools to recruit and retain the people their organization needs to move forward. Some of the learning outcomes include: i) Understanding the process of recruitment – the critical steps to take that will ensure a uniform professional process ii) Learning the rules of attraction – making your business one that people wish to join iii) How to recruit correctly, from beginning to end. A 360 approach to hiring excellence iv) Technological breakthroughs and the power of social hiring v) Secrets from the world’s greatest recruiters that will save you time and money
|June 6, 2019||Amsterdam||GLC||
The 5th Annual Credit Risk Forum will equip attendees with the appropriate strategies to stay up to date in the jungle of regulations and the world of digitalization. The participants can explore a broad range of current and future trends via the expert talks, case studies and interactive panel discussions. The event will offer attendees a platform for information exchange and networking with experts from all across the world. Among many emerging topics, the event will discuss topics such as: i) Digitalization and Credit Risk Management ii) Benefits of data analytics & Big Data iii) Basel IV and IFRS9
|June 13, 2019||Barcelona||GLC||
After 6 fully booked events, we are continuing with the BizzPay series by organizing the BizzPay 7.0 – European Corporate and Retail Payments Forum on the 13th and 14th of June, 2019 in the sunny city of Barcelona, Spain. Our upcoming payments forum, which will bring together retail and corporate payments professionals under one roof. Among many emerging topics, the event will discuss topics such as: i) Instant Payments – how should we prepare for it? ii) GPI benefit for banks and customers iii) Debate if Blockchain technology will change the entire payments landscape
|June 17, 2019||New York||marcusevans||
This GFMI conference will provide institutions with a regulatory update on guidance surrounding Initial Margin (IM) implementation within collateral management. Firms will discuss the latest developments and best methods in IM implementation, and learn how to successfully incorporate IM into collateral management. You will understand the impact of IM on derivative pricing and valuation, thus learn best strategies with collateral management to increase efficiency. Firms will learn best methods to help resolve documentation challenges and gain insights on how to use technology to achieve operational efficiency, when complying with IM.
|June 19, 2019||Milan||Smith Novak||
With 154 bn of Bad Loans already transferred to Funds and Servicers and another 118 bn still remaining on the books of Italian Banks, the Italian NPL market now faces a huge Servicing challenge to extract value and earn profits from transferred deteriorated loans. And with further sales of up to 50 bn expected in 2019, the complexity and amount of work required can only grow. To learn more about the challenges the market will face in 2019, join SmithNovak‘s third edition of this regional event attracting 200+ delegates from the key companies operating in Italy’s booming Non-Performing Loans market.
|June 19, 2019||Dakar||Vale Media Group||
The Upstream West Africa Summit is the only oil & gas event in West Africa that brings all of the industry leaders together from the region annually. For 3 days the selected delegates gather together to knowledge share & discuss best practices through thought leadership, take 1-2-1 meetings and network. Now in its 5th year, the Upstream West Africa Summit has gone from strength to strength and promises to be the best yet. If you are looking to meet with C-level Oil & Gas executives in West Africa, then this is the must attend event for you.
|June 25, 2019||Nairobi||ABFC||
Whether you are insurance or Reinsurance Company executive, a broker, a regulator, a risk-manager or an industry partner, AIRC is designed to address the many diverse and complex issues facing leaders in the sector. Learn how your peers are responding to today’s challenges. Find out firsthand what’s working, and what’s not. Gain fresh perspectives on long-standing challenges you’ve struggled to resolve. You’ll be inspired by the innovative ideas and new thinking our panelists will share.
|June 27, 2019||Shanghai||SZW Group||
With the internationalization of crude oil, iron ore and PTA futures. Recently, internationalization has taken another important step. China Securities Regulatory Commission formally approved China Financial Futures Exchange (hereinafter referred to as "CIFIC") as a qualified central counterparty (QCCP), which is an important measure for China's financial futures market to further improve the financial infrastructure, strengthen supervision and service capabilities, enhance the level of internationalization, and help to prevent and resolve major financial risks. Chinese exchanges are wooing international commodities traders in a bid to overtake longstanding benchmark prices — many of which are set in Europe and the U.S. — reflecting ambitious plans by the world's second-largest economy to expand its influence overseas.
|July 4, 2019||Nairobi||Expo Group||
Minexpo Africa is the only show with the widest range of the latest technology in the mining & processing of minerals industry. The event will satisfy the expectations of clients to the mining companies. The latest technology and machinery in mineral extraction, earthmoving, safety equipment and much more, are presented here. The exhibition provides a common platform for both local and international exhibitors, professionals, buyers and delegates who share a common outlook in the industry. Mining is one of the core sectors that drives growth in the East African region in terms of infrastructure and economy.