2006 programme

The Forum’s Agenda in 2006

24 January: 12:45-14:30 Brussels “Response to the White Paper on Post-FSAP”

Briefing paper

Chair

Pervenche Beres MEP

Guest speakers

David Wright, Director, DG Internal Market, European Commission
Guido Ravoet, Secretary General of the European Banking Federation

21 February: 12:45-14:30 Brussels “Payments”

Briefing paper

Chair

Alexander Radwan MEP

Guest speakers

Alexander Labak, President MasterCard Europe
Gerard Hartsink, Senior Executive Vice President of Operations at ABN Amro Speech

14 March: 20:00-22:30 Strasbourg “UCITS updating/Asset Management”

Briefing paper

Chair

Astrid Lulling MEP

Guest speakers

Suzanne Donohoe, co-Head of Goldman Sachs Asset Management International
Alain Dubois, Chairman of the board of Lyxor
Jamie Broderick, Head of JPMorgan Asset Management, Europe

19 April: 12:45-14:30 Brussels “Shareholders rights”

Briefing paper

Chair

Gay Mitchell MEP

Guest speakers

Charlotte Black, Managing Director of Brewin Dolphin Securities and Board member of Euroclear
Rob Pieterse, Board Member, European Association for Listed Companies (EALIC)

4 May: 12:45-14:30 Brussels “Pensions (including portability)”

Briefing paper

Chair

Wolf Klinz MEP
Blaise Picard, Axa Presentation
Chris Verhaegen, Secretary-General EFRP Presentation

21 June: 12:45-14:30 Brussels “Unblocking the plumbing – Clearing and Settlement”

Briefing paper

Chair

Piia-Noora Kauppi MEP

Speakers

Mario Nava, DG Internal Market, European Commission
Angel Tradacete, DG Competition, European Commission

12 July: 12:45-14:30 Brussels “Solvency II”

Briefing paper

Chair

Peter Skinner MEP

Guest speakers

Karel van Hulle, DG Internal Market, European Commission
Philip Broadley, Group Finance Director, Prudential Presentation

12 September: 12:45-14:30 Brussels “Mortgage credit”

Briefing paper

Chair

Sophie In’t Veld MEP

Guest speakers

Henning Rasche, Member of the Board of Managing Directors, Eurohypo Aktiengesellschaft Speech
Colin Vincent, Managing Director of Banca Woolwich

3 October: 12:45-14:30 Brussels “EU Opportunities in China and India”

Briefing paper

Chair

Margarita Starkeviciute MEP

Guest speakers

João Luis Aguiar Machado, DG Trade, European Commission
Carsten Schittek, DG Internal Market, European Commission
Richard O’Toole, Managing Director, Goldman Sachs International

22 November: 12:45-14:30 Brussels “Credit rating agencies”

Briefing paper

Chair

Zsolt László Becsey MEP

Guest speakers

Barbara Ridpath, Head of Standard & Poors Ratings Europe
Rupert Atkinson, Managing Director, Morgan Stanley

12 December: 20:00-22:30 Strasbourg “Hedge funds”

Briefing paper

Chair

Ieke Van den Burg MEP

Guest speakers

Gay Huey Evans, President of Citigroup’s Tribeca Global Management (Europe)
Alain Reinhold, Executive Vice President and Member of the Executive Board at ADI – Alternative Investments SA (France)
Klaus Jäntti, Chief Executive Officer of Brummer Partners