8th Annual Risk Americas 2019

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Risk Americas 2019

8th Annual Risk and Regulation Convention

May 14-15, 2019 | New York City

Key topics addressed at the 2018 Convention:

STREAM ONE

Innovation in Risk Management

Technological advances
AI and business benefits
Machine learning
FinTech collaboration, disruption and partnerships
Payments: technology, competition and blockchain
AML and fraud
Cloud and data

STREAM TWO

Liquidity Risk and Funding

Intraday requirements and business opportunities
FTP
NSFR
Recovery and resolution
Liquidity and capital management
CLAR requirements
Lines of defense in liquidity risk

STREAM THREE

Risk Modeling

CECL: parallel runs and modeling
Documentation and communication
Stress tests: CCAR & DFAST
PPNR
Modeling: techniques and validation
Data challenges
Modeling across the enterprise
Beyond validation

STREAM FOUR

Operational and Enterprise Risk

Risk culture and conduct
Vendor and third party risk
Cyber security
Data, business lines and taxonomy
Lines of defense
Operational risk modeling
Disaster recovery planning
Fraud management

Key highlights of the 2018 Convention:

Thank you to our 400+ attendees and speakers for making Risk Americas 2018 a success.

2018 featured over 100 speakers

Nicholas Silitch

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Group CRO

Prudential

Paul Marchetti

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CRO & Chief Credit Officer

BankNewport

Denise Pickett

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CRO & Global Banking Group President

American Express

James Costa

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Chief Risk and Credit Officer

TCF Bank

Philippa Girling

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CRO

Investors Bank

Joshua Rosenberg

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CRO

Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Geoffrey Greener

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Chief Risk Officer

Bank of America

Oliver Jakob

Oliver Jakob

International CRO

Mitsubishi UFJ

Peter Keenan

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CISO

Lazard

Marcelo Brutti

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CRO

Hyundai Capital

Frank Morisano

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CRO

ICBC

Amy Butler

Amy Butler

CRO

Legal & General

Risk Americas 2019 | Insights

May 14-15, 2019 | New York City

19th October 2018

FICO Decisions: Which one will you choose?

15th October 2018

Risk Webinar: Stress testing for competitive advantage beyond regulatory compliance

15th October 2018

Stress Testing – Holistic firmwide risk assessment

By Fabrice Fiol, Managing Director, Societe Generale
12th October 2018

Preparing for 2019 parallel runs and producing results for review ahead of finalization

By Preparing for 2019 parallel runs and producing results for review ahead of finalization
11th October 2018

eBook: Getting intimate with your controls

11th October 2018

Incorporating CECL into accounting practices and understanding impact on reports

By Will Newcomer, VP, Business Development & Strategy, Wolters Kluwer
11th October 2018

Current challenges in reporting and disclosures for CECL

By Lauren Smith , Director of Accounting Policy and Research , SS&C
8th October 2018

Loan default analysis: A CECL case study and beyond

By Guo Chen, PhD, Director, Quantitative Research, ZM Financial Systems
5th October 2018

Stress Testing – Aligning with regulatory expectations while meeting business needs to ensure relevant outcomes

By Jian Hu, Executive Director, Risk Analytics, Morgan Stanley
4th October 2018

Streamlining CCAR processes and ensuring effective controls and documentation

By Elizabeth Braun, Associate Director, Capital Plan Workstream | US Finance, RBC and Stephanie Cheng, VP, Quantitative Risk Analytics, City National Bank
3rd October 2018

Steps for successful CECL implementation

By Grigoris Karakoulas, President, InfoAgora
1st October 2018

Exploring the future predictions of liquidity risk management as a function and how the industry might evolve over the next five years

By Don Mumma, Managing Director – Risk, AxiomSL.
1st October 2018

The opportunities that Real-Time processing brings and the impact on liquidity risk

By Gary Manning, Director, Planixs
28th September 2018

CECL snapshot report: Industry overview on progress, data, modeling and challenges

28th September 2018

Risk Webinar: Implementing CECL across small and large institutions

26th September 2018

Leveraging existing infrastructure and progress to recalibrate for CECL

By Ankur Goel, SVP, Head of Consumer Modeling, PNC
26th September 2018

Implementation execution: Progress towards final implementation once framework decisioning is finalized

By Zack Li, Managing Director, PNC
25th September 2018

Developing a CECL audit program to satisfy internal and external auditors and justify process

By Matt Clohessy, SVP, Audit Manager, KeyBank
25th September 2018

Advancements in liquidity measurements as the battle for deposits intensifies

By Greg Muenzen, Director, Novantas.
21st September 2018

CECL bespoke forecasting: Bringing expertise from across the pond

By Damien Burke, Partner, 4most
20th September 2018

How to find the remarkable value hiding in CECL compliance data

By John Dalton, Director, Product Strategy Management, Financial & Risk Management Solutions, Fiserv
19th September 2018

Key challenges and concerns on the horizon for liquidity risk managers

By Johan Van Duyvendijk, Americas Head of Market & Treasury Risk Control and Global Head Liquidity & Funding Treasury Risk Control, UBS.
18th September 2018

Aligning policies for effective governance of the process to incorporate stress testing into wider frameworks

By Lingling Xu, CCAR Audit Head / Director, Credit Suisse
18th September 2018

Confronting today’s challenges in managing model risk

By Jon Hill, former Managing Director, Global Head of Model Risk Governance, Credit Suisse
17th September 2018

Defining a reasonable and supportable forecast period that can be defended to auditors and regulators

By Fiona Zou, Vice President, Global Risk Analytics, HSBC
12th September 2018

Protiviti offers three-part model risk webinar series

12th September 2018

How prepared do you feel financial institutions are for the implementation of CECL?

7th September 2018

Stress Testing USA – Classifying a Model vs Tool for an Effective Model Risk Management Framework

By Elizae Dalvi, VP, Model Risk Management, BankUnited.
6th September 2018
Shlomo Cohen

Technology for ensuring successful CECL implementation

By Shlomo Cohen, Senior Advisor, AxiomSL
4th September 2018

Integration of stress testing and economic capital: Industry approaches

By Tally Ferguson, Director of Enterprise-Wide Risk, BOK Financial

Risk Americas 2019 | Sponsors

May 14-15, 2019 | New York City

Can your organization contribute at Risk Americas 2019 Convention?

Please contact the Center for Financial Professionals today to discuss how we can deliver your thought-leadership at the event, help you generate leads, and provide you with unique networking and branding opportunities. Please contact sales@cefpro.com or call us on +1 888 677 7007 / +44 (0)20 7164 6582 where a member of the team will be happy to tailor the right package for you.

Knowledge Partners:

Strategic Risk Associates


Strategic Risk Associates (SRA) will be attending the 8th Annual Risk Americas Convention.

2018 Media Partners:

CAIA
Fintech Weekly
Global Risk Community
ICA
The Record

A look back at Risk Americas 2018

A quick look back at Risk Americas 2018

Just a few of our 2018 speakers

Risk Americas 2018 Highlights

Insight from Chief Risk Officer of Genworth Financial

Insight from Chief risk Officer of Hyundai Capital America

Risk Americas 2019 | Venue

May 14-15, 2019 | New York City

Venue:

Marriott Downtown

85 West St

New York

NY 10006

USA

CPE Credits

Earn up to 21 CPE Credits

Earn up to 14 CPE Credits for the main convention, and up to 7 for a pre-event Masterclass.

  • Prerequisites: Knowledge of financial risk management
  • Advanced Preparation: No advanced preparation is required
  • Program Level: Intermediate to advanced
  • Delivery Method: Group-live

The Center For Financial Professionals is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org

Frequently asked questions

Can I present at the Risk Americas Convention?

Yes, the Center for Financial Professionals are happy to discuss speaking opportunities at the Risk Americas Convention. For further information on this please contact Alice.Kelly@cefpro.com or call us on +44 (0) 20 7164 6582.

Are there any rules on the dress code?

Business attire is requested. The Convention is a formal opportunity to network with like-minded professionals and to gain knowledge from the industry’s finest risk management experts.

What is the cost and what is included in the registration fee?

We offer incentives for ‘early bird’ registrants of the Convention, as outlined on our pricing structure. Registration includes breakfast, refreshment breaks, lunches, full access to the sessions and exhibition area. Presentations from sessions are also available, subject to speaker approval.

Where can I find the Convention documentation and speaker presentations?

All registered attendees will receive an email with access to documentation and speaker presentations after the Convention* We will work with our presenters to include as many presentations as possible on our Risk Insights App during the Convention. *Please note that our speakers often have to gain permission from their relevant compliance departments to release their presentations. On rare occasions compliance may not allow presentations to be distributed.

Will breakfast, lunch and refreshment be provided?

Yes. As with all of our events the Center for Financial Professionals will be providing brilliant coffee, breakfast, lunch, refreshments, and smaller bites during the networking breaks.

Will there be opportunities to network with other attendees?

There are ample opportunities for networking and interaction throughout the Convention, such as

  • Breakfast, lunch and refreshment breaks
  • Cocktail reception at the end of the day (Subject to confirmation)
  • Q&A, panel discussions and audience participation technology available through the Risk Insights App
I have several colleagues that would like to attend, is there a group discount?

Certainly! We are pleased to offer you a 50% discount on the third registration or provide a fifth registration for free. If you would like to register more than five colleagues please contact us on +44 (0) 20 7164 6582 Please note:

  • Registrations must be made at the same time
  • Registrations must come from the organisation
  • The lowest registration will be discounted

Will there be opportunities to network with other attendees?

There are ample opportunities for networking and interaction throughout the Convention, such as

  • Breakfast, lunch and refreshment breaks
  • Cocktail reception at the end of the day (Subject to confirmation)
  • Q&A, panel discussions and audience participation technology available through the Risk Insights App
Are there opportunities to share my thought-leadership at the Risk Americas Convention?

Yes there are plenty of opportunities for the Center for Financial Professionals to share thought-leadership to the attendees of  Risk Americas Convention and our wider risk professionals community. At the event We can distribute your material to the attendees, offer you an exhibition booth, and provide speaking opportunities so that you may enjoy a more prominent presence at the Convention. Visit the Sponsor tab for further information or contact sales@cefpro.com / +44 (0) 207 164 6582. Risk Insights Feature your content on our Risk Insights website and supporting Risk Insights monthly newsletter.

Are media partnerships available for the Risk Americas Convention?

Yes. As part of a media partnership we can offer a variety of options to increase the branding and awareness of your association, company, certificate, publication or media. We are flexible with what we can offer however, we usually offer:

  • Provide a discounted rate to attend
  • Place your logo and profile on the Convention website
  • Place your logo on the Convention brochure
  • Place your logo on promotional content where applicable
  • Distribute your media/marketing at the Convention
  • Promote through social media channels

To discuss this further please contact amy.greene@cefpro.com or call +44 (0) 20 7164 6582.

Risk Americas 2019 | Registration

May 14-15, 2019 | New York City

REGISTRATION RATES

Representing a financial institution (E.g. Bank, Insurance company, Asset Manager, Regulator)

Pre-agenda rate:
$1099

Representing an information/service provider (E.g. Consultant, Vendor, Executive Search Firm, Law Firm)

Pre-agenda rate:
$1699

If you inadvertently have registered as a practitioner, you will receive an invoice for the shortfall or the opportunity to exercise the cancellation policy.

Group Bookings:

Group rates are available for 3 or more attendees from the same organisation, when registering at the same time. The current rate allows every third colleague to come along for half price! or a fifth colleague to attend for free

1. Other ways to register:

Save time – Register by email

Simply email us your e-signature – and we will do the rest for you!

2019 Knowledge Partners:

Can your organization contribute at our Risk Americas 2019 Convention?

Please contact the Center for Financial Professionals today to discuss how we can deliver your thought-leadership at the event, help you generate leads, and provide you with unique networking and branding opportunities. Please contact sales@cefpro.com or call us on +1 888 677 7007 / +44 (0)20 7164 6582 where a member of the team will be happy to tailor the right package for you.

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