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

2019 will feature over 100 speakers and 500 attendees | Key Topics for 2019 include:

Keynote discussions on; The future of regulation | Board reporting | Risk management operations | Transformation programs | Data | Banking Reform

STREAM ONE

Innovation in Risk Management

Payments
E-Trading
Machine Learning
Technology Risk
RegTech
Artificial Intelligence
Emerging Risks
Blockchain
FinTech

Plus, much more…

STREAM TWO

Market Trends

CECL
IRRBB
Balance Sheet Optimization
The Evolution of Stress Testing
Capital Buffers
Market Volatility
Liquidity
LIBOR
Capital Markets

Plus, much more…

STREAM THREE

Model Risk Management

Credit Risk Modeling
Model Risk Management
Validation
Non-Traditional Models
Vendor Models
New Models
Aggregate Model
Governance
Qualitative

Plus, much more…

STREAM FOUR

ERM & Operational Risk

Fraud
Vendor Risk
Cyber
ERM
Governance
Culture
Strategic planning
Changing customer behaviour
Social Media

Plus, much more…

2019 Keynote Speakers Announced:

Philip Masquelette, CRO, Ulster Savings Bank


Aman Raheja, CISO, BMO Financial


Scott Gyllensten, Chief Operational Risk Officer, Peoples United Bank


Paul Barkan, CRO, Newtown Savings Bank


Bogie Ozdemir, CRO, Canadian Western Bank


Marco Ossanna, CRO, HSBC Securities

Adrian Peters, Global Chief Technology Risk Officer, BNY Mellon


Daniel Moore, CRO, Scotiabank


Rich Baich, CISO, Wells Fargo


John Schiavetta, Deputy CRO, Alliance Bernstein


Rodney Sunada-Wong, CRO, US Broker Dealer and Derivatives Swap Dealer, Morgan Stanley


Jennifer Kim, Deputy CRO, Hyundai Capital

Check back here for the full agenda in…

Key highlights of the 2018 Convention:

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

Risk Americas 2019 | Insights

May 14-15, 2019 | New York City

12th December 2018

Global Survey Report: Current state on conduct risk management

11th December 2018

Center for Financial Professionals announces new FinTech Research and Advisory Board

Senior practitioners across the financial services industry join FinTech Advisory Board for the Global FinTech 250 Report set to be released at the X-Tech 2019 Convention […]
3rd December 2018
Ethen Yao

Reviewing innovation and progress within the financial landscape and FinTech

By Ethen Yao, Head of Innovation and Intellectual Properties, Blast.com
27th November 2018

Crazy rich analytics: Metrics around electronic trading

By Lindsey Burik, Head of Electronic Trading Americas/Europe, Managing Director, Mizuho Americas
26th November 2018

Bridging the gap between technologists and risk managers

By Craig Spielmann, Former Global Head of Enterprise Risk Management Strategy, First Data
14th November 2018

Panel discussion: Utilizing FinTech infrastructure to drive process automation and support increase in digital banking structure

13th November 2018

Operational risk insights from Director, Operational Risk Management at Mizuho

9th November 2018

Global survey report: Emerging issues in third party cyber risk

8th November 2018

Don’t let your CECL road map turn into a CECL roadblock

By Jeff Prelle, Head of Risk Modeling, Situs
7th November 2018

Risk appetite – What, why & how?

By Gnana Chavali, VP Crown Jewels & Resiliency, Enterprise Technology Risk Management, State Street Corporation
29th October 2018

Developing a Holistic and Transparent Critical Spreadsheet Evaluation Process for Stress Testing

By Diane Robinette, President and CEO, Incisive Software Corporation & Janine Jakubauskas, Financial Regulatory Manager, Signature Bank
26th October 2018

Forward economic guidance in CECL and impact on CCAR

By Prasoon Saurabh, Head of Scenarios and PPNR Modelling, HSBC
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 Planning and Documentation, 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

Risk Americas 2019 | Sponsors

May 14-15, 2019 | New York City

2019 Knowledge Partners:

Cushman & Wakefield


Cushman & Wakefield (NYSE: CWK) is a leading global real estate services firm that delivers exceptional value by putting ideas into action for real estate occupiers and owners. Cushman & Wakefield is among the largest real estate services firms with 48,000 employees in approximately 400 offices and 70 countries. In 2017, the firm had revenue of $6.9 billion across core services of property, facilities and project management, leasing, capital markets, valuation and other services. To learn more, visit www.cushmanwakefield.com or follow @CushWake on Twitter.

Risk Dynamics part of McKinsey & Company


Risk Dynamics, part of McKinsey & Company, is a global consulting firm that has been providing model risk management advisory and independent model validation and audit services to banks, insurers, asset managers and financial infrastructure operators throughout the world for over 14 years. As part of the McKinsey & Company, we provide a combination of deep technical expertise and strategic thinking to help our clients assess the risks faced across their model portfolio in a timely and efficient manner, while identifying the most relevant mitigation strategy. Our team consists of quantitative consultants (PhDs and actuaries) and business experts, allowing us to offer our clients a mix of business, risk, audit, and regulatory compliance skills. We have expertise in all major model classes including regulatory/economic capital, pricing, valuation, provisioning (e.g. IFRS9/CECL) and non-financial (e.g. AML) and decision-support models.

S&P Global Market Intelligence


At S&P Global Market Intelligence, we know that not all information is important—some of it is vital. Accurate, deep and insightful. We integrate financial and industry data, research and news into tools that help track performance, generate alpha, identify investment ideas, understand competitive and industry dynamics, perform valuations and assess credit risk. Investment professionals, government agencies, corporations and universities globally can gain the intelligence essential to making business and financial decisions with conviction.

S&P Global Market Intelligence a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI), provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence. For more information, visit www.spglobal.com/marketintelligence.

Strategic Risk Associates


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

2019 Co-Sponsor:

Wolters Kluwer


Whether complying with regulatory requirements or managing financial transactions, addressing a single key risk, or working toward a holistic enterprise risk management strategy, Wolters Kluwer works with customers worldwide to help them successfully navigate regulatory complexity, optimize risk and financial performance, and manage data to support critical decisions. Wolters Kluwer provides risk management, compliance, finance and audit solutions that help financial organizations improve efficiency and effectiveness across their enterprise, with more than 30 offices in 20 countries. For further information please visit www.wolterskluwerfs.com

2019 Associate Sponsor:

TIBCO Software


TIBCO fuels digital business by enabling better decisions and faster, smarter actions through the TIBCO Connected Intelligence Cloud. From APIs and systems to devices and people, we interconnect everything, capture data in real time wherever it is, and augment the intelligence of your business through analytical insights. Learn how TIBCO makes digital smarter at www.tibco.com.

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.

How can your organization benefit from a CeFPro partnership?

2019 Media Partners:

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

Accommodation:

Please click the below link to book your accommodation using our preferential rate.

https://book.passkey.com/e/49744574

We have secured a $359++ accommodation rate for you to stay at the hotel. Please note there is limited availability and we suggest you book your accommodation as soon as possible, this is also based on a first come first served basis with the rates and any remaining rooms expiring on May 01, 2019.

CPE Credits

CPE

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.

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Group Bookings – 3rd Person Half Price:

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 the fifth person to attend for FREE! Should you have any questions regarding registering, please contact the Center for Financial Professionals, please contact us on +44 (0)20 7164 6582 (UK) or email sophie.goodeve@cefpro.com

Other ways to register

1. Register By Email

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

We only need your:
– Full name
– Job title
– Company & address
– Contact number

2. Contact us

+44 (0)20 7164 6582 (UK)
or
+1 888 677 7007 (US)

3.  Download PDF Registration Form
2019 Knowledge Partners:
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2019 Co-Sponsor:
Wolters Kluwer New Logo
2019 Associate Sponsor:
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.

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