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Exclusive Invite Only Event

Free Event. RSVP Required.

Global Councils Forum serves as the leading forum for bringing the financial community, its partners and providers together.

This thought leadership Forum is a free, invite only event, held on Sunday before SIBOS starts. This is an extremely popular and sought after event. Make sure to RSVP to guarantee your seat.

Who Typically Attends the Event

The event is a gathering of 100 senior executives and heads of transaction banking, trade, compliance, payments and/or innovation, and other thought leaders in the industry.

This is an invite only event with limited seats.

Program
8:00AM – 12:00PM
Registration
9:00AM – 9:20AM
Welcome and Introduction
  • Mark Garfield
  • Board Chair
  • BAFT
  • Tod Burwell
  • President & CEO
  • BAFT
  • 9:20AM – 9:45AM
    Session 1: Leveraging Data/Turning Data into Insights
    9:45AM – 10:30AM
    Session 2: Trade Digitization
    Moderator
  • Shannon Manders
  • Editor
  • GTR
  • Panelists
  • Alisa DiCaprio
  • Head of Trade and Supply Chain
  • R3
  • Parm S. Sangha
  • Executive Partner, GBS Blockchain Leader
  • IBM
  • Michael Vrontamitis
  • Head of Trade, Europe & Americas
  • Standard Chartered Bank
  • 10:30AM – 10:50AM
    Networking Coffee/Tea Break
    10:50AM – 11:35AM
    Session 3: Challenger Bank
    Panelists
  • Jason Maude
  • Chief Technology Advocate
  • Starling Bank
  • Suresh Ramamurthi
  • Chairman
  • CBW Bank
  • 11:40M – 12:25PM
    Session 4: Cybersecurity: Managing Counterparty Risk
    Panelists
  • William Hoffman
  • Regional CISO – EMEA
  • Deutsche Bank
  • Mark McNulty
  • Managing Director, Head of Clearing & FI Payments
  • Citi
  • Julio Lopez Moreno
  • CIB Chief Information Security Officer
  • BBVA
  • 12:25PM – 12:30PM
    Closing
  • Tod Burwell
  • President & CEO
  • BAFT