Agenda as of March 21, 2018 - Subject to Change

  • Thursday, March 22, 2018
    11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM
    11:30 AM  -  11:40 AM
    Opening Remarks
    11:40 AM  -  11:45 AM
    11:45 AM  -  12:30 PM
    2020 Foresight – Delivering on the Promise of Blockchain
    Pioneering companies and industry experts talk about their real-world experiences so far, and the drive to introduce standards and governance structures.
    12:30 PM  -  1:20 PM
    Luncheon Sponsored by Kingland
    1:20 PM  -  2:00 PM
    Fireside Chat – Propelling DLT Past All the Hype to Maximize Value

    A conversation between technology leaders about the challenges and opportunities experienced when re-platforming industry-wide DLT systems – ASX’s post-trade settlement system and DTCC’s Trade Information Warehouse.

    2:00 PM  -  2:25 PM
    Regulation & Innovation
    A conversation focused on transformative innovations, such as cloud, AI, DLT and cryptocurrencies / initial coin offerings (ICOs) and their impact on financial markets.
    2:25 PM  -  2:50 PM
    Machine Learning & AI – A New Vision for Capital Markets in 2030
    Can machine learning and AI fundamentally upend how capital markets firms do business? This talk looks at concrete use cases companies are building today and what it takes to systematically capture value at scale from these technologies.
    2:50 PM  -  3:10 PM
    Applying AI to Deliver Results
    A case study about how AI, machine learning and natural language processing can automate large datasets, identify patterns and deliver tangible benefits.
    3:10 PM  -  3:40 PM
    Networking Break
    3:40 PM  -  4:25 PM
    Recovery and Resilience in a Digital World
    An exploration of the strategic shifts and leading practices in technology risk, cyber resilience and recovery in financial institutions.
    4:25 PM  -  4:55 PM
    In Conversation with the C-Suite – How Technology is Transforming the Dynamics of Financial Markets
    4:55 PM  -  5:00 PM
    Closing & Wrap-up
    5:00 PM  -  6:30 PM
    Networking Reception Sponsored by McKinsey & Company