AFME & IMN/Euromoney - Global Innovation Institute

20 September 2018

The Global Innovation Institute will take place at Le Meridien Etoile on September 20th and 21st in Paris, France. The event’s theme, Transforming Capital Markets through Technology, alludes to the purpose and focus of this important gathering. This inaugural gathering will bring together over 500 senior executives and their teams who are driving strategic innovation in technology and operations from Europe’s leading financial institutions. The unique feature of this program is its visionary and forward looking agenda focused on what capital markets may look like in 20+ years, which is key for planning strategy in the immediate term.
Key themes to be covered include:
Cyber Risk – Building institutional resiliency by ensuring redundancy and recovery procedures are in place. Identifying the emerging risks and appropriate measures to prepare for them.
Emerging Technologies – Keeping pace with fintech developments and adoption of technology (blockchain, AI and predictive analytics, cloud computing, electronic trading, clearance and settlements).
Regulation – Ensuring regulatory compliance with emerging frameworks on data protection, cybersecurity, MiFID II. Fostering dialogue between market participants and policy makers.
Workforce 2.0 – Hiring digital talent and integration with the current workforce. Ensuring your team is up for the new challenges of the digital era.
Operational Processes – Modernisation of existing infrastructure and building new alliances that result in greater efficiency. Saving time, money and other valuable resources to remain competitive and profitable.