2011 programme

The Forum’s Agenda in 2011

9 February: Lunch event on “Measures taken by the industry as a response to the financial crisis”

Briefing paper

Chair :

Sirpa Pietikäinen MEP

Guest speakers:

Jérôme Brunel, Head of Group Public Affairs, Crédit Agricole S.A. See speech
Jean-Baptiste de Franssu, President, EFAMA See speech
Wim Mijs, Chief Executive Officer, NVB – Dutch Banking Association See speech
Elemer Tertak, Director, DG MARKT H – Financial Institutions, European Commission

2 March: Lunch event on “Responsible lending and borrowing”

Briefing paper

Chair :

Antolín Sánchez Presedo MEP

Guest speakers:

Antonio Ballabriga, Global Director of Corporate Responsibility, BBVA See speech
Alain Gourio, Head of Group Legal Coordination, BNP Paribas See speech
Philippe Pelle, Deputy Head of Unit, DG MARKT H3 – Retail issues, consumer policy and payment systems, European Commission

13 April: Lunch event on “Retail investment”

Briefing paper

Chair :

Kay Swinburne MEP

Guest speakers:

John Barrass, Deputy Chief Executive, APCIMS
Christian Dargnat, Chief Investment Officer, BNP Paribas Investment Partners(representing EFAMA)
Alastair Evans, Chair of the CEA Single Market Committee; Head, Government Policy and Affairs Lloyd’s General Counsel’s Division (representing CEA)
Guillaume Prache, Managing Director, EuroInvestors
Juan Sanchez del Campo, Director of Investment Funds and Products, Retail Banking, Banco Santander See speech
Timothy Shakesby, Senior Policy Officer, DG MARKT G 4 – Asset Management, European Commission

4 May: Lunch event on “Capital requirements directive (CRD IV): the new EU framework for capital and liquidity requirements”

Briefing paper

Chair :

Philippe Lamberts MEP

Guest speakers:

Jesper Berg, Senior Vice President, Regulatory Affairs & Ratings, Nykredit See speech
Erik Berggren, Senior Adviser for Financial Services, Business Europe – The Confederation of European Business
Rupert Fowden, Managing Director, Capital Management & Governance, Barclays Group
Peter Littler, Global Head of Liquidity Risk Management, Deutsche Bank
Mario Nava, Head of Unit, DG MARKT H1 – Banking and Financial Conglomerates, European Commission

15 June: Lunch event on “Crisis management”

Briefing paper

Chair :

Elisa Ferreira MEP

Guest speakers:

Sabino Fornies Martinez, Policy Coordinator, DG MARKT H1 – Banking and financial conglomerates, European Commission
Russell Gibson, Director of Group Regulatory Affairs, Royal Bank of Scotland
Sandra Lawson, Senior Global Economist, Global Markets Institute, Goldman Sachs
Carlo Messina, Chief Financial Officer, Intesa Sanpaolo See speech

15 June: “Ordinary General Meeting/FIC Meeting”

21 September: Lunch event on “Commodities”

Briefing paper

Chair :

Frank Engel MEP

Guest speakers:

Amine Bel Hadj Soulami, Global Head of Commodity Derivatives, BNP Paribas See speech
Maria Teresa Fábregas, Deputy Head of Unit, DG MARKT G3 – Securities Markets, European Commission
Ian Dudden, Director, Commodity Derivatives, NYSE Liffe
Diarmuid O’Hegarty, Deputy Chief Executive, London Metal Exchange See speech
Ruth Rawling, Vice President Corporate Affairs EMEA

11 October: Dinner event on”Building the future of E-Financial Services”

Joint dinner event with the European Internet Foundation (EIF)
Summary of the meeting

Chair :

Malcolm Harbour MEP

Guest speakers:

Daniel Gurrola, Vice President Strategy and Business Development, Orange See speech
Mary Carol Harris, Head of Mobile Market and Business Development, Visa Europe
Jim Magats, Director of European Core Payments, PayPal Europe See speech
Eric Tak, Global Head of Cards, Cash and New Business, ING

19 October: Lunch event on “SMEs’ access to financial markets: a feasible alternative for economic growth?”

Briefing paper

Chair :

Paul Rubig MEP

Guest speakers:

Ben Butters, Director European Affairs, Eurochambres
Alessandro Decio, Head of Family and SME Division, UniCredit
Per-Ove Engelbrecht, Head of Unit, DG ENTR E3 – Financing Innovation and SMEs, European Commission
Jenny Rosberg, President of Cash Markets Sweden, Nasdaq OMX
Peter Schikaneder, Managing Director, Head of Origination Intl. Corporates and Frequent Borrowers and Head of Corporate Finance EM, Commerzbank AG

9 November: Lunch event on “CRD IV”

Briefing paper

Chair :

Sharon Bowles MEP

Guest speakers:

Erik Berggren, Senior Adviser for Financial Services, Business Europe
Paul O’Connor, Deputy Chairman, European Covered Bond Council (ECBC) of the European Mortgage Federation (EMF)
Mark Penney, Head of Capital Management, Global Markets, HSBC Holdings plc See speech
Oliver Schutz, Head of Group Regulatory Affairs, Erste Group Bank AG, Austria
Dominique Thienpont, Deputy Head of Unit, DG MARKT H1 – Banking and Financial Conglomerates, European Commission

7 December: Lunch event on “Review of the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)”

Briefing paper

Chair :

Olle Schmidt MEP

Guest speakers:

Bertrand Bréhier, Deputy Head of the Financial and Banking Regulation Department, Société Générale See speech
Maria Teresa Fábregas, Deputy Head of Unit, DG MARKT G3 – Securities Markets, European Commission
Robert Howard, Director of Regulatory Policy, Charles Stanley & Company Ltd.
Roberto Paolelli, Head of Credit Trading, Banca IMI s.p.a. See speech
Guillaume Prache, Managing Director, EuroInvestors
Lauri Rosendahl, President, NASDAQ OMX Helsinki

7 December: “Ordinary General Meeting / FIC Meeting”