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24.08.17
SFI Abend Seminar mit André Frei, Co-CEO Partners Group
Topic:
Private Markets – Transformational Trends & Lessons Learned
04.10.17
12th Annual Meeting of SFI
Topic:
The New Contours of Banking - Half-Day Conference

12th Annual Meeting of SFI

Program Overview

SFI brings together finance academia and the finance industry to foster the exchange of knowledge. During the 2017 SFI Annual Meeting, thought leaders will discuss how digitization is reshaping the landscape of the financial industry. Our two keynote speakers will be:

  • Prof. Axel Weber, Chair, UBS
  • Prof. Jean Tirole, 2014 Nobel Laureate, Toulouse School of Economics

Opening address
Professor François Degeorge, SFI Managing Director

Conference—part one
Panel Debate: Digital Business Models in the Financial Industry

  • Prof. Alexander Lipton, CEO at StrongHold Labs, MIT Connection Science (biography)
  • Dr. Ksenia Wahler, Credit Suisse—Lead Architect for the Group Finance IT department (biography)
  • Prof. Paolo Vanini, swissQuant Group AG—Head of Big Data Finance Technologies and Member of the Executive Board and SFI (biography)

Conference—part two
We are honored to welcome the following keynote speakers:

Professor Jean Tirole
Toulouse School of Economics (TSE) and  
2014 winner of the Economics Nobel Prize
(biography)


Date & Time

Wednesday, 4 October 2017
12:15–17:30 conference; from 17:30 on—aperitif

Place

Zurich Marriott Hotel, Neumühlequai 42, 8006 Zurich

Registration

The attendance fee is CHF 250 and covers the conference information package, lunch, refreshments, and the aperitif. Admission is free of charge for members of the SFI Alumni Association and for researchers and PhD students affiliated with SFI. University employees and students are entitled to a 50 percent reduction in the fee.

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