IOSCO 2024 GREECE Program

20:00 - 23:00

Welcome Cocktail

Welcome cocktail at Athenaeum Intercontinental Hotel

interoof

20:00 - 23:00

09:00 - 12:15

AMCC Meeting

Αffiliate Members Consultative Committee Meeting

09:00 - 12:15

09:30 - 12:00

APRC Meeting

Asia-Pacific Regional Committee Meeting

09:30 - 12:00

IARC Meeting

Inter-American Regional Committee Meeting

09:30 - 12:00

10:00 - 12:30

AMERC Meeting

Africa / Middle-East Regional Committee Meeting

10:30 - 13:00

ERC Meeting

European Regional Committee Meeting

10:30 - 13:00

12:00 - 14:30

Lunch

13:45 - 18:00

AMCC Meeting

Αffiliate Members Consultative Committee Meeting

13:45 - 18:00

14:30 - 17:30

GEMC Meeting

Growth and Emerging Markets Committee Meeting

20:00

Social Event - IOSCO Members’ Dinner

IOSCO Members’ Dinner at Byzantine and Christian Museum

byzantine

20:00

Registration/Information Desk

The Registration/Information Desk is open from 08:00 – 18:00

09:15 - 10:15

FSEG Meeting

Financial Stability Engagement Group Meeting

09:15 - 10:15

10:30 - 13:00

IOSCO Board Meeting

09:00 - 10:30

Regulatory Workshop 1

Ballroom II & III, -2 floor

Emerging Markets Experiences in Developing Sustainability-Related Bond Markets

09:00 - 10:30

10:50 - 12:20

Regulatory Workshop 2

Ballroom II & III, -2 floor

Retail Investor Protection in a Digital World: Finfluencers, Gamification and the Evolving Trading Landscape

12:30 - 14:30

Lunch

12:30 - 14:30

13:40 - 15:10

Regulatory Workshop 3

Ballroom II & III, -2 floor

Establishing Effective Stock Exchanges in Emerging Markets

15:30 - 17:00

Regulatory Workshop 4

Ballroom II & III, -2 floor

New SupTech: Exchange of Experiences

15:30 - 17:00

14:00 - 17:00

IOSCO Board meeting

17:00 - 18:00

Inaugural meeting of the new IOSCO Board

17:00 - 18:00

18:00

Free night

See optional programs

Registration/Information Desk

The Registration/Information Desk is open from 08:00 – 18:00

08:15 - 09:15

IOSCO Diversity Network

08:15 - 09:15

09:30 - 11:45

MMoU MG Meeting

MMoU Monitoring Group Meeting

12:30 - 14:00

OECD-IOSCO Conference on Sustainable Bonds

12:30 - 14:00

13:30 - 15:00

Lunch

15:00 - 17:30

PC Meeting

Presidents Committee Meeting & Handover Ceremony

15:00 - 17:30

20:00

Social Event - IOSCO Members’ Gala Dinner

IOSCO Members’ Gala Dinner at Riviera Coast

riviera

Registration/Information Desk

The Registration/Information Desk is open from 08:00 – 18:00

08:15 - 08:45

REGISTRATION

08:15 - 08:45

08:45 - 08:55

Welcome greeting

Vasiliki Lazarakou, HCMC Chair 

08:55 - 09:10

Opening Speech: Perspectives of the Greek Economy

Kostis Hatzidakis, Minister of Economy & Finance

08:55 - 09:10

09:15 - 09:30

Keynote speech: The powerful role of capital markets in transitioning the real economy towards more sustainable practices

Mairead McGuinness, Commissioner,  Financial services, financial stability and Capital Markets Union,European Commission 

09:30 - 09:45

Keynote speech: IOSCO sustainability priorities and regulatory challenges

Jean Paul Servais, Chair of IOSCO Board/Chair of FSMA Belgium

09:30 - 09:45

09:45 - 10:05

Fireside chat: From standards development to implementation - road mapping the implementation of the ISSB standards

Jean Paul Servais, Chair of FSMA Belgium/Chair of IOSCO Board

Emmanuel FaberChair of the International Sustainability Standards Board 

10:05 - 10:45

Panel: Jurisdictional approaches to Sustainability Reporting - opportunities and challenges

Moderator

Rodrigo Buenaventura, Chair of CNMV Spain/Chair of IOSCO Sustainable Finance Task Force

Speakers

João Pedro Barroso do Nascimento, Chairman of the Comissão de Valores Mobiliários, Brazil

Julia Leung, CEO of the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) 

Toshiyuki MIYOSHI, Vice Commissioner for International Affairs, Japan FSA

Richard Metcalfe, World Federation of Exchanges, Head of Regulatory Affairs

10:05 - 10:45

10.45 - 11.00

BREAK

11:00 - 11:15

Keynote speech: The role of ESG in building an effective Capital Markets Union

Verena Ross, ESMA Chair

11:00 - 11:15

11:15 - 11.55

Panel: The key role of corporate governance and ethics in achieving sustainability; the importance of the external assurance in enhancing trust and confidence in ESG disclosures

Moderator

Tajinder Singh, IOSCO Acting Secretary General

Speakers

Gabriela Figueiredo Dias, Chair of International Foundation for Ethics and Audit 

Carmine Di Noia, Director of the OECD’s Directorate for Financial and Enterprise Affairs 

Nezha Hayat, Chairperson of the Moroccan Capital Market Authority

Joseph Longo, Chair of ASIC Australia

11.55 - 12:10

Keynote Speech: Transition in the global economy – The role of transition plan disclosures for capital markets

Mary Schapiro, former US SEC Chair, Vice Chair of the Glasgow Financial Alliance for Net Zero, Chair of the Climate Data Steering Committee 

11.55 - 12:10

12:10 - 12:25

Keynote speech: Industry perspective on green transition and challenges

Evangelos G. Mytilineos, President of Association Europeenne des Metaux (Eurometaux), CEO of MYTILINEOS Energy & Metals

12:25 - 13:05

Panel: How can new financial products accelerate the transition to a more sustainable economy? Sustainability - Linked Bonds and ESG Funds

Moderator  

Paul Andrews, Managing Director for Research, Advocacy, & Standards at CFA Institute

Speakers

Mohamed Farid Saleh, Vice Chairman of IOSCO, Chairman of the Financial Regulatory Authority (FRA), Egypt

Derville Rowland, Deputy Governor, Consumer and Investor Protection, CBI

Nicholas Pfaff, Deputy CEO and Head of Sustainable Finance, ICMA

Professor Dr. Phoebe Koundouri, Professor at the Athens University of Economics and Business, President of the European Association of Environmental and Natural Resource Economists 

12:25 - 13:05

13.05 - 13.20

Fireside chat regarding green transition and competitiveness: the energy market perspective

Journalist

Dimitri Papalexopoulos, Hellenic Federation of Enterprises

13:20 - 14:00

Panel: Transition plans and pathway to sustainable investments; investor protection challenges, including the risk of greenwashing

Moderator 

Jeanne Stampe, Singapore MAS

Speakers

Grant Vingoe, Chair of Ontario Securities Commitee

Ruairi O’Connell, UK FCA, Director of International

Urban Funered, CEO of the Swedish Securities Markets Association

Claudia Gonzalez Cabanillas, JP Morgan, Head of EMEA Regulatory Affairs

13:20 - 14:00

14:00 - 14:45

LUNCH

14:45 – 15:00

Keynote Speech: Integrity and orderly functioning of the VCMs; Best Practices

Ross Behnam, Chair of CFTC

14:45 – 15:00

15:00 – 15:35

Panel: Climate Change and finance mitigation activities: The role of VCMs; the role of DLT and tokenization in VCMs

Moderator Kris Nathanail, IOSCO Chief of Staff

 

Speakers

Astrid Ludin, Deputy Commissioner, FSCA (South Africa)

Ana Fiorella Carvajal, Lead Financial Sector Economist, World Bank Group

Gordon Bennett, Managing Director, Utility Markets Intercontinental Exchange (ICE)

15:35 - 16:15

Digital Finance, Fintech and crypto assets: Supervision challenges and experiences including issues relating to sustainability

Moderator

Christopher Buttigieg, MFSA Malta, Chief Officer Supervision 

Speakers

Caroline D. Pham, CFTC Commissioner

Carlo Comporti, CONSOB Commissioner

Lim Tuang Lee, Assistant Managing Director for capital markets at MAS Singapore/ Chair of IOSCO Fintech Task Force 

John Georgoulas, Non Executive Director at Eccombix, Former Board Member of Cysec

15:35 - 16:15

16:15 – 16:45

Panel: Financial Stability – mitigating risks from NBFI and transition challenges

Moderator

Christos Gortsos, Professor of Public Financial Law, Member of ESMA Board of Appeal

Speakers

Michael Pedroni, ICI Global,  Investment Company Institute

Constantin Cotzias, Bloomberg's Global Head of Government Affairs

16:45 – 17:15

Fireside Chat: The Greek banking sector and the growth of the Greek economy; the upgrade of the Greek market and its potential

Moderator 

Yannos Kontopoulos, CEO of Athens Exchange

Speakers

Alex Patelis, Economic Advisor to the Greek Prime Minister

Christos Megalou, CEO of Pireaus Bank

16:45 – 17:15

17:15-17:30

Keynote speech: Sustainability in the banking system and the challenges related to financial stability in Europe

Yannis Stournaras, Governor of the Bank of Greece

17:30 – 17:50

Fireside Chat: Financing of the green transition

Moderator Journalist

 

Speakers

Nikos Papathanasis, Alternate Minister of National Economy and Finance 

Vassilis Psaltis, CEO of Alpha Bank

17:30 – 17:50

17.50 - 18.10

Fireside chat: Climate crisis and the Greek economy

Moderator 

Kelly Benetatou, General Director HCMC

 

Speakers

Marinos Giannopoulos, CEO of Enterprise Greece (TBC)

17.50 - 18.10

Panel: Sustainability trends: Building a resilient and equitable economy by addressing climate change, biodiversity loss and pollution in industry (shipping, etc); Sustainability in the heavy industry as well as in the shipping industry and the challenges going forward (shipping, energy, etc)

Moderator

Anastasia Stamou, Vice Chair, HCMC

Speakers

Andreas Papandreou, Professor in the Economics Department of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Katerina Peppa, General Director of the Shipping Companies Association

Apostolos Tamvakakis, Managing Partner and founder of EOS Capital Partners

Nikolaos Karamouzis, Chairman of the SMERemedium CAP

17.50 - 18.10

18:50 - 19:30

Panel: The importance of ESG for the financial sector including the fund industry: Challenges in connection with the climate crisis

Moderator

Michael Fekkas, First Vice Chair, HCMC

Speakers

George Theocharides, Chair of CySec Cyprus

Chris Aesopos, President of the Hellenic Fund & Asset Management Association

Haroula Apalagaki, General Director of the Hellenic Banking Union

19:30 - 20:00

Fireside Chat: “Putting the S in ESG” - The role of diversity in the Economy and especially in the Financial Sector; Empowering Women Leadership in Climate Action Initiatives

Moderator

Anastasia Stamou, Vice Chair, HCMC

 

Speakers

Christina Papakonstantinou, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Greece

Eleni Vrettou, CEO of Attica Bank

Vasiliki Lazarakou, Chair, HCMC

19:30 - 20:00

Date Event Venue
25 May 2024 Welcome Coctail Athenaeum Intercontinental Hotel
26 May 2024 IOSCO Anual Meeting DAY 1 Athenaeum Intercontinental Hotel
27 May 2024 IOSCO Anual Meeting DAY 2 Athenaeum Intercontinental Hotel
28 May 2024 IOSCO Anual Meeting DAY 3 Athenaeum Intercontinental Hotel
29 May 2024 HCMC Conference Grand Hyatt Athens Hotel

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