Effective Letter of Credit Management Seminar
March 22, 2017 | Dubai Chamber (Head Office)
This practical hands on seminar is designed for personnel who manage letter of credit operations. With default rates under international commercial contracts on the increase, the effective use of documentary letters of credit can ensure timely payment and facilitate agreeing extend payment and finance terms.
This seminar will take participants through the most effective steps of agreeing the terms and conditions of an international trade documentary credit. The seminar will be case driven to ensure maximum learning transfer and advanced technical skills are gained by participants.
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Business Forum and Dinner
March 31, 2017 – Adelaide Convention Centre
In celebration of the 50 Years of ASEAN, the ASEAN Forum and Networking Dinner is being organised by the Council for International Trade & Commerce SA in
association with its member ASEAN organisations, and with the generous support of the Department of State Development of the Government of South Australia, and other sponsors.
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April 3-6, 2017 | Jakarta
The Banking Commission of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) organizes – together with its local partner ICC Indonesia – the 2017 Annual Meeting, to be held for the first time in Jakarta. Under the theme “The Future of Trade Finance: Traditional, Technological, and Transformational”, the event will feature distinguished keynote and panel speakers in a series of informative and interactive plenary and breakout sessions, as well as roundtable discussions addressing global challenges and financing trends. As the Banking Commission’s flagship event, the Annual Meeting will gather 500+ trade experts, banking professionals, business leaders, lawyers and government officials from over 65 countries.
Tin Hill Capital – Capital & Credit Risk Distribution Workshop
April 4, 2017 | Jakarta
This workshop will be conducted by:
- Tan Kah Chye, CEO & Founder of Tin Hill Capital and immediate past Chairman of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Banking Commission
- Luigi La Ferla, Partner, Trade Finance Team, Markham Rae LLP
The aim of the workshop is to:
- Share global trade finance developments and trends
- Explain global regulatory developments and their potential impact on your trade finance business
- Highlight risk management, cost of capital, and cost of funding challenges faced by trade finance banks
- Showcase solutions that will enable active risk management, enhanced flexibility in management of capital and funding costs, and reduction in RWA without a reduction in the underlying business
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Trade Finance Practice and Law Summit Jakarta
April 7, 2017 | Shangri-La Hotel, Jakarta
The Trade Finance Practice & Law Summit will feature in-depth analysis of leading LC issues and recent legal decisions impacting the trade finance industry.
Taking place the day after the ICC Banking Commission Meeting, this event features a unique gathering of international expert panelists who will lead discussions focusing on both regional and global issues in trade finance.
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6th Supply Chain Finance Summit | London
May 3-4, 2017
The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Academy is to hold its 6th Supply Chain Finance Summit on 3-4 May 2017 in London. This high-level event will gather more than 200 trade finance industry’s leading professionals to discuss and learn from experienced corporations and bankers about their visions and strategies in the new area of supply chain finance.
You can expect insight and commentary on a wide range of issues from the developments in the Physical Supply Chain, to automating the Financial Supply Chain, the role of credit insurance, ECAs and supra-nationals in facilitating Trade and Supply Chain Finance and more. Highlights of the event include a presentation of the latest ICC Academy certificate on Export and Import that serves as another example of the ICC Academy’s commitment towards capacity building. Another important component of the event will be the release of findings of the latest developments around standard definitions for supply chain finance, and updates from the ICC Banking Commission. For the ICC Academy members, this event will be credited 12 PDCs towards the ICC Academy Certification and 13 PDUs towards CDCS and CSDG Recertification.
Registration link: https://scflondon.icc.academy
May 24 | London, United Kingdom
Europe India Centre for Business and Industry. supported by British South India Council of Commerce (BSICC) & Sivaleen Inc, is hosting ‘India Manufacturing Summit 2017’ , a curated event which is exclusively for companies in the manufacturing sector, on 24th May 2017 at UK Parliament, London. This summit will be the 17th summit of the BSICC business meet series. Over the past 16 summits held at UK Parliament over tyears, BSICC has engaged more than 2350 delegates from more than thousand companies. This summit will be chaired by British Member of Parliament and Indo British All Party Parliamentary group Chairman Hon Mr Virendra Sharma MP.
May 25-26, 2017 | Shanghai, China
(SCCN2017) will be held on 25th-26th May, Shanghai, China, was developed from and for supply chain and logistics professionals. It is the 4th Edition of the Supply Chain Management & Logistics series events.
This is a strategic and practic, two-day conference. Designed to address the key challenges and opportunities in the era of Digitalization for supply chain and logistics professionals in China and Asia Pacific region.
May 25-26, 2017 | Shanghai, China
More than 400 participants from FMCG, Hi-tech, Retail, 3PL, E-commerce, Manufacturing, Chemical and Pharmacy industries, gathered on 25-26 May , in shanghai to discuss, learn and share sustainable ideas. The event was organized by the ACE Events Limited, attendees came from a range of backgrounds – 40% from the Supply Chain Procurement/ Purchasing sector, 20% from Operation/Manufacturing, 20% from Logistics/ Distribution, 10% from IT Management, and others from a variety of fields.
June 20-21, Singapore
Examine latest blockchain use cases and proofs of concepts to assess the viability of blockchain adoption within your organisation.
Who Will You Meet?
To get an understanding of the remits and company types of the individuals you’ll meet at BFC APAC 2017, take a look at a breakdown of the individuals who attended our last blockchain conference.
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Europe Money 20/20 | Bella Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
June 26-28, 2017
A world-class experience for European innovators, Money20/20 Europe is more than just an event. It’s a catalyst for the growth and development of the payments and financial services ecosystem. Money20/20 organises the world’s largest events focused on payments and financial services innovation for connected commerce at the intersection of mobile, retail, marketing services, data and technology. In April 2016, Copenhagen took centre stage as the companies and individuals building, disrupting and challenging the ways consumers and business manage, spend and borrow money come together at scale.
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Organiser email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Veronica@Money2020.com
44th Annual Trade and Forfaiting Conference | Edinburgh, Scotland
The International Trade and Forfaiting Association (ITFA) is the worldwide trade association for companies, financial institutions and intermediaries engaged in trade and the origination, structuring, risk mitigation and distribution of trade debt. ITFA also represents the wider trade finance syndication and secondary market for trade assets. ITFA prides itself in being the voice of the secondary market for trade finance, whilst also focusing on matters that are relevant to the whole trade finance spectrum.
ITFA presently has more than 150 members, located in over 40 different countries. These are classified under a variety of business sectors, with the most predominant being the banking industry. Others include forfaiting, insurance underwriters, law firms as well as other institutions having a business interest in the areas of Trade Finance and Forfaiting.take me back