Baft Global Annual Meeting
April 30 – May 3, Turnberry Isle Miami, Miami, FL
The BAFT Global Annual Meeting – The Americas continues to deliver on its strengths of quality programming, leading industry speakers and networking opportunities all in one conference! The Annual Meeting attracts 400+ senior transaction bankers, consulting and technology firms, corporates, government and other stakeholders from over 100+ organizations. The audience will be diverse in geographic scope as well as executive portfolio. We are once again carving out dedicated times throughout the conference for networking and bilateral meetings with your peers, colleagues and clients. This allows attendees to attend the educational programs and still meet with clients/prospects during the conference.
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
BExA Export Seminar
May 9 | London, United Kingdom
As government urges businesses to make ‘2017 the year of exporting’ and to seek new markets and seize the demand for British goods and services, the BExA Export Seminar will look at some of the opportunities and challenges in doing so.
We will follow the export journey, including trade policy and support available from Government, identifying new markets and opportunities, trade finance solutions and innovation, the implications of Brexit, risks exporters should be aware of, and what happens when it all goes right!
Confirmed speakers include:
- Rosa Wilkinson – Director, Stakeholder Engagement for the Trade Policy Group at the Department for International Trade
- Bhaskar Dasgupta – Managing Director and COO, UK Export Finance
- Tracey Cato – Trade Director, Barclays Bank PLC
- Shona Tatchell – Head of Innovation for Trade & Working Capital, Barclays Bank PLC
- Sandra Strong – Managing Partner, Strong & Herd LLP
- John Burbidge-King – Director, Interchange Solutions Ltd
- Freddie Tucker – Trade & Structured Finance, Dints International Ltd
Register for free here.
May 16-18 | Sofitel Abidjan Hotel Ivoire | Abidjan, Ivory Coast
SWIFT is a global member-owned cooperative and a global provider of secure financial messaging services. We provide our community with a platform for messaging and standards for communicating, and we offer products and services to facilitate access and integration, identification, analysis and financial crime compliance.
Our messaging platform, products and services connect more than 11,000 banking and securities organisations, market infrastructures and corporate customers in more than 200 countries and territories, enabling them to communicate securely and exchange standardised financial messages in a reliable way.
May 17-18, 2017 | London
Your toolkit for end-to-end operational adaptation to reach the digital-savvy future consumer
The Digital Transformation in Insurance Congress will bring together insurers, brokers, aggregators and solution providers to uncover the practical steps needed to succeed in a digital era. Split into 5 digestible themes, attendees will explore the challenges and emerging opportunities to both deliver operational efficiency but also exceed customer’s digital expectations.
With efficiency and digitisation at the forefront of the insurance sector, the need to share experiences, scalable success stories and new ways of working has never been greater. We’ll hear from 25 presenters on how they’ve implemented digital transformation in their organizations.
May 17 & 18 | Excel London, United Kingdom
The Global Trade Review is proud to partner with Going Global Live taking place on May 17th & 18th at the ExCeL in London. Going Global runs alongside the Business Show and is Europe’s leading show for businesses that are looking to expand internationally, export products, or set up overseas operations. This event will feature seminars run by the top experts in the industry, knowledgeable suppliers and is unmissable for anyone thinking about moving their business overseas or increase their international foothold. Tickets to the event are free and you can register via the website.
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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June 6-7 | Intercontinental Park Lane Hotel, London, United Kingdom
The Financial Times and Misys are delighted to announce the World Trade Symposium 2017 will take place in London from 6-7 June with the theme of Transforming Trade. This high-level event will bring together an audience of 250+ of the industry’s most influential decision makers and experts including global leaders in trade, finance and policy.
Discussion will centre on the potential to transform trade by driving financial inclusion through globalisation and digitisation – with a vision of improving people’s lives. Confirmed speakers include representatives from Council on Foreign Relations, International Trade Centre (ITC) , World Economic Forum (WEF) and WTO.
For more information click here.
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.
For more information or to register please click here.
Organiser email: email@example.com, Veronica@Money2020.com
July 18 | 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 18th July 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.
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