ICC Trade & Supply Chain Finance - London, 14 November 2019

The ICC United Kingdom is delighted to invite you to our Trade & Supply Chain Conference “21st Century Vision for Trade” taking place on 14 November at LIBF, Peninsular House,36 Monument Street, London EC3R 8LJ

This year’s conference will focus on the latest developments on the digitisation of trade finance, WTO E-commerce negotiations, regulatory compliance and best practice. The event is aimed at trade financiers, corporates, lawyers and advisors.

As the 7th largest economy, 2nd largest services exporter and a global centre of finance, law, insurance and technology the UK is an ideal location to talk about the future vision for trade. 

    Venue: LIBF - London Institute of Banking and Finance Peninsular House, 36 Monument Street, London EC3R 8LJ

    Timings: 8:15 - 19:15




    9:00-9:10 | WELCOME

    • David Morrish, Director - LIBF, London Institute of Banking and Finance

    9:10-9:20 | OPENING REMARKS

    • Chris Southworth, Secretary General, ICC United Kingdom

    9:20-9:40 | KEYNOTE 1: TBC

    9:40-10:00 | KEYNOTE 2: TBC

    10:00-11:00 | GLOBAL STATE OF PLAY

    Assessment of the current global trading economy & the banking industry's ability to meet demands for trade finance

    Moderator: Dominic Broom, Executive Committee, ICC Banking Commission


    • David Bischof, Senior Policy Manager, ICC Banking Commission
    • Rebecca Harding, CEO, Coriolis Technologies
    • Alexander R. Malaket, President, OPUS Advisory Services International Inc
    • Geoffrey Wynne, Partner, Sullivan & Worcester LLP

    11:00-11:30 | NETWORKING COFFEE


     11:30-12:30 STREAM 1: Trade Finance Opportunities in Asia

    Moderator: Sean Edwards, Digitalisation Working Group, ICC Banking Commission, SMBS Bank



     11:30-12:30 STREAM 2: Compliance

    Financial Crime Compliance checks on the price of goods in trade transactions – are price checking controls plausible?

    How does Global trade and receivables finance mitigate against proliferation financing?

    Moderator: John Turnbull, CEO, Certis International Ltd. and Chair, ICC Banking Commission (confirmed)


    • Nick Van Benschoten, Principal, Economic Crime Policy, UK Finance


     12:30-13:30 STREAM 1: Blockchain: A Game-Changer or a Red Herring?

    Will Blockchain facilitate increased access to finance for SMEs or is just a cost efficiency tool for finance providers?

    Moderator: John Bugeja, Managing Director, Trade Advisory Group


      • Emmanuelle Ganne, International trade expert and blockchain enthusiast; Senior Analyst, Economic Research Department at WTO
      • Christoph Gugelman, Founder & CEO, Tradeteq Michele
      • Chivunga Nsanzumuco, Chair International Committee/ Senior Regional Advisor (Africa), Bristish Blockchain Association
      • John Oliver, Head of Structuring, Execution and Delivery, Barclays Bank

     12:30-13:30 STREAM 2 | Q & A: Future Standards For Digital Trade

    The latest updates on ICC's role in developing standards for digital trade

    Q & A:

    • Daniel Cotti, Managing Director, Center of Excellence, Banking & Trade
    • David Meynell, Managing Director, Trade LC Advisory and Senior technical Advisor, ICC Banking Commission
    • Chris Southworth, Secretary General, ICC United Kingdom



    15:00-15:30 | KEYNOTE 3: TBC

    15:30-16:30 | 21st CENTURY VISION FOR TRADE

    What can we expect to see banking doing in the next years?

    Moderator: James Bidwell, Head of Trade Services Product Management, Royal Bank of Scotland Group

    • James Binns, Global Head of Trade & working Capital, Barclays
    • Olivier Paul, Director Finance for development, ICC Banking Commission
    • Krishnan Ramaduri, Head of Capital Management, HSBC Bank plc
    • Michael Vrontamitis, Head of Trade, Europe and America, standard Chartered Bank plc

    14:30-17:00 | KEYNOTE 4

    • Richard Meddings, Chairmain of TSB Bank

    17:00-17:15 | CLOSING REMARKS

    17:15-19:15 | NETWORKING DRINKS



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    *Please note that these are EARLY BIRD rates and will expire on August 31st.

     < Original Price £450,00 (Member Rate) and £650,00 (Non-Member Rate) >


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