Speakers

Jaya Baloo

Chief information security officer, KPN Telecom; faculty, Singularity University (the Netherlands)

3:45pm – 5:00pmCYBER RISK

Samir Ben Tekaya

Vice-president and head of investment risk, British Columbia Investment (Canada)

12:00pm – 12:45pmRISK MANAGEMENT – CASE STUDIES

Niina Bergring

Chief investment officer, Veritas Pensionforsakring (Finland)

4:30pm – 5:30pmIMPLEMENTING SDGS

Salwa Boussoukaya-Nasr

Chief investment officer, Fonds de réserve pour les retraites (France)

1:45pm – 2:30pmCLIMATE CHANGE INTEGRATION

Remy Briand

Chair of index policy committee, MSCI (Switzerland)

2:30pm – 3:30pmCHINA: OPPORTUNITIES AND THREATS

Xingdong Chen

Professor, school of economics, Peking University; chief economist, China, BNP Paribas (China)

2:30pm – 3:30pmCHINA: OPPORTUNITIES AND THREATS

Martin Daunton

Emeritus professor of economic history, University of Cambridge (United Kingdom)

9:30am – 10:15amFAILURES IN ECONOMIC GOVERNANCE AND IMPLICATIONS FOR INVESTORS

Benjamin Davis

Chief executive, Octopus Healthcare (United Kingdom)

4:00pm – 5:15pmTHE CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES OF AN AGEING POPULATION

Philip Edwards

Chief executive, Ricardo Research (United Kingdom)

3:30pm – 4:30pmLONG-TERM INVESTING – A PRACTICAL GUIDE

Niklas Ekvall

Chief executive, AP4 (Sweden)

1:45pm – 2:30pmCLIMATE CHANGE INTEGRATION

Rachel Elwell

Chief executive, Border to Coast Pensions Partnership (United Kingdom)

2:30pm – 3:15pmTHE IMPORTANCE OF STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS

Hua Fan

Director, chief strategist, China Wealth Management 50 Forum (China)

2:30pm – 3:30pmCHINA: OPPORTUNITIES AND THREATS

Sven Gentner

Head of unit for asset management, the European Commission’s directorate-general for financial stability, financial services and capital markets union (Belgium)

1:45pm – 2:30pmSUSTAINABLE FINANCE UPDATE: THE IMPORTANCE OF POLICY

Martin Gilbert

Chief executive, Aberdeen Standard Investments (United Kingdom)

9:00am – 10:00amBUILDING A CULTURE OF INNOVATION

Pilar Gomez-Bravo

Director of fixed income, Europe, MFS Investment Management (United Kingdom)

11:30am – 12:30pmOPPORTUNITIES AFTER BREXIT

Mads Gosvig

Vice president, portfolio construction, ATP (Denmark)

12:00pm – 12:45pmRISK MANAGEMENT – CASE STUDIES

Brett Himbury

Chief executive, IFM Investors (Australia)

2:30pm – 3:05pmWHAT DOES SUSTAINABILITY REALLY MEAN?

David Iverson

Head of asset allocation, New Zealand Super (New Zealand)

10:00am – 10:45amSTRATEGIC, DYNAMIC AND TACTICAL ASSET ALLOCATION

Greg Jensen

Co-chief investment officer, Bridgewater Associates (United States)

8:45am – 9:30amIMPLICATIONS OF THE ONGOING WITHDRAWAL OF LIQUIDITY

Mike Kenny

Professor of public policy, University of Cambridge (United Kingdom)

10:45am – 11:30amGEOPOLITICS – BREXIT AND EUROPE

Stephen Kotkin

Professor of history and international affairs, Princeton University (United States)

9:30am – 10:15amFAILURES IN ECONOMIC GOVERNANCE AND IMPLICATIONS FOR INVESTORS

Claudia Kruse

Head of sustainability, APG (The Netherlands)

1:45pm – 2:30pmSUSTAINABLE FINANCE UPDATE: THE IMPORTANCE OF POLICY

George Leeson

Director of the Oxford Institute of Population Ageing, University of Oxford (United Kingdom)

4:00pm – 5:15pmTHE CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES OF AN AGEING POPULATION

Matti Leppälä

Secretary-general, chief executive, PensionsEurope (Belgium)

11:30am – 12:30pmOPPORTUNITIES AFTER BREXIT

Eireann Leverett

Senior risk researcher, centre for risk studies, University of Cambridge (United Kingdom)

3:45pm – 5:00pmCYBER RISK

Bill Maldonado

Regional CIO for Asia, and global CIO for equities, HSBC (Hong Kong)

2:30pm – 3:30pmCHINA: OPPORTUNITIES AND THREATS

Mark Mansley

Chief investment officer, Brunel Partnership (United Kingdom)

2:30pm – 3:15pmTHE IMPORTANCE OF STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS

Susan Martin

Chief executive, Local Pension Partnership (United Kingdom)

9:00am – 10:00amBUILDING A CULTURE OF INNOVATION

Will Martindale

Director of policy and research, Principles for Responsible Investment (United Kingdom)

1:45pm – 2:30pmSUSTAINABLE FINANCE UPDATE: THE IMPORTANCE OF POLICY

Jean Michel

Chief investment officer, Investment Management Corporation of Ontario, (Canada)

9:00am – 10:00amBUILDING A CULTURE OF INNOVATION

Arjen Pasma

Chief risk officer, PGGM (The Netherlands)

12:00pm – 12:45pmRISK MANAGEMENT – CASE STUDIES

Niall Quinn

Global head of institutional business, Pictet Asset Management (United Kingdom)

10:45am – 11:30amGEOPOLITICS – BREXIT AND EUROPE

Nick Robins

Professor in practice for sustainable finance, Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment (United Kingdom)

4:30pm – 5:30pmIMPLEMENTING SDGS

Nigel Sibley

Chief executive, Lifecare Residences (United Kingdom)

4:00pm – 5:15pmTHE CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES OF AN AGEING POPULATION

Nick Stanton

Head of multi-asset strategy, State of Wisconsin Investment Board (United States)

11:30am – 12:30pmOPPORTUNITIES AFTER BREXIT

Colin Tate

Chief executive, Conexus Financial (Australia)

1:30pm – 1:45pmWELCOME

Mario Therrien

Senior vice-president, strategic relationships and external portfolio management, public markets, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (Canada)

2:30pm – 3:15pmTHE IMPORTANCE OF STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS

Wylie Tollette

Executive vice-president, client portfolio solutions, Franklin Templeton (United States)

10:00am – 10:45amSTRATEGIC, DYNAMIC AND TACTICAL ASSET ALLOCATION

Michelle Tuveson

Executive director, Centre for Risk Studies, University of Cambridge, Judge Business School (United Kingdom)

11:15am – 12:00pmA BROADER VIEW OF RISK MANAGEMENT

Roger Urwin

Global head of investment content, Willis Towers Watson (United Kingdom)

9:00am – 10:00amBUILDING A CULTURE OF INNOVATION

Jaap Van Dam

Principal director, investment strategy, PGGM (The Netherlands)

3:30pm – 4:30pmLONG-TERM INVESTING – A PRACTICAL GUIDE

Mark Walker

Chief investment officer, Coal Pension Fund Trustees (United Kingdom)

2:30pm – 3:30pmCHINA: OPPORTUNITIES AND THREATS

Alexandra West

Group Executive of Employers and Investment, Cbus Super (Australia)

4:30pm – 5:30pmIMPLEMENTING SDGS

Amanda White

Director of institutional content, Conexus Financial (Australia)

1:45pm – 2:30pmSUSTAINABLE FINANCE UPDATE: THE IMPORTANCE OF POLICY

Daniel Wild

Co-chief executive, RobecoSAM (The Netherlands)

4:30pm – 5:30pmIMPLEMENTING SDGS

Richard Williams

Chief investment officer, RPMI Railpen (United Kingdom)

9:00am – 10:00amBUILDING A CULTURE OF INNOVATION

Sarah Williamson

Chief executive, Focusing Capital on the Long Term (United States)

3:30pm – 4:30pmLONG-TERM INVESTING – A PRACTICAL GUIDE