CPD Event Calendar
Use our CPD event calendar to find upcoming industry events to attend to help support your CPD requirements
Finance CPD Events in November 2018
FundForum Middle East & Emerging Markets
4th Nov 2018 08:15 | KNect365
FundForum Middle East & Emerging Markets; is a unique proposition targeted at the emerging market and frontier market investment community; combining key learning opportunities and invaluable networking. Gathering Middle Eastern Investors (family offices; pension funds; insurance companies and private banks) and the domestic and international asset management firms in the GCC and emerging/frontier market specialists; this is a dedicated proposition for anyone interested and involved in investment activities in less established markets.
5th Nov 2018 08:45 | KNect365
Africa’s largest private equity and venture capital event. 550+ attendees gather as experts highlight the key areas of investment in Africa. An unrivalled mix of knowledge and networking; with specialist focus summit days on frontier markets; real assets and fundraising.
Education Investment MENA
5th Nov 2018 08:45 | KNect365
Established in 2012 and now attracting over 200 senior participants; it is the only event that brings together Regulators; Ministries; Educators; Investors; Financiers; Entrepreneurs and Solution Providers to seek out new investment; development and expansion partners from across the region and around the world. Focussing on the entire education spectrum from schools to technologies; direct delivery to support solutions; Early Years through to Vocational Education and everything in between. Each year; dozens of partnerships and deals are instigated at the event; uniting both international and domestic capital with innovative business providers. It is the essential platform for anyone looking to expand their education business in the Middle East.
Education Leaders MENA
5th Nov 2018 08:45 | KNect365
The Education Leaders Forum is a programme focused on the leadership challenges that Senior Management Teams within schools across the Middle East face in remaining competitive; progressive and relevant in competitive markets. Over 2 days; we’ll explore ideas in leadership; talent development; personalisation; wellness; inclusion; data and improvement from the perspective of successful leadership teams. The concept was created in response to the current lack of on-the-ground leadership training available in the region. Our audience represents SLTs across the regions; including Principals; Deputies and Heads of Academics; Learning; Innovation; Inclusion; Curriculum and equivalent. Come away with practical strategies and inspiring ideas that will transform your SLT’s capabilities and overall school results.
Global Fixed Income Institute Annual Management Roundtable
6th Nov 2018 08:15 | Euromoney Institutional Investor
This Roundtable examines the practicalities of managing a fixed income operation. A wide range of issues may be covered; including organisation of manufacturing and distribution; teambuilding; staff retention; operational requirements; compensation challenges and investment fees.
Inside ETFs Asia
6th Nov 2018 09:00 | KNect365
Asia’s pre-eminent ETF event attracting the key issuers ; market makers; investors; buyers and and service providers to the ETF community
MENA Procurement Excellence Summit
6th Nov 2018 09:00 | KNect365
Digitization has given rise to a new generation of unpredictable and connected consumers – and competitors! Being customer-centric just isn’t enough anymore. If you want your business to thrive; it needs to do more than satisfy – it needs to capture; create and empower. Procurement has a major role to play in cost reduction and enterprise value creation – development and transformation of procurement across the Middle East is essential. The Summit will feature an executive line-up of supply chain and procurement leaders; new and innovative delivery formats – including debates; fireside chats and peer-to-peer focus group workshops.
Receivables Finance Masterclass
6th Nov 2018 09:00 | BCR Publishing
Gain a deeper understanding of the latest receivables purchase structures; risk and legal constraints. A clearer understanding of receivables has never been more important; this Receivables Finance Masterclass will provide attendees with a comprehensive overview of the key topics.
3rd annual Life Insurance International Innovation Forum and Awards 2018
7th Nov 2018 09:00 | NS Media Group Ltd
The 2018 edition of the Life Insurance International: Innovation Forum and Awards will be taking place in London on 7th November at the iconic Waldorf Hilton. We will once again be bringing together life insurers; insurtechs and solution providers for a day of discussion covering the major issues in the life insurance sector. New for 2018 is the two-stream format; with a wider variety of talks and discussions; case studies and keynote presentations delivered by the industry thought leaders from the established insurers to those that are up-and-coming along with solution providers. We will aim to give a rounded picture of the life insurance market and look at how current business models can and are adapting for the digital future by covering many issues related to innovation; transformation; regulation and change.
Risk USA 2018
7th Nov 2018 09:00 |
For the past 24 years; the annual Risk USA congress has been the leader in educating the financial industry on cutting edge risk management practices; fast-changing regulations and innovative risk technologies
The Finance Professional Show
7th Nov 2018 09:30 | Medianett
The Finance Professional Show is the industry’s must-attend exhibition in London for all finance professionals. Individuals and firms specialising in residential mortgages; secured loans; commercial finance; bridging finance; equity release and the insurance market are welcome to attend. The Show boasts the largest variety lenders and providers looking and wanting to meet brokers; giving everybody involved the opportunity to network with the finance industry’s elite.
Just Giving: why philanthropy is failing democracy and how it can do better
7th Nov 2018 18:30 | The London School of Economics and Political Science
Is philanthropy; by its very nature; a threat to today’s democracy?
Intergenerational Wealth Symposium
8th Nov 2018 13:00 | Engage Insight
Symposium on how financial service firms can adapt their service propositions and products to meet the next generational client needs.
12th Nov 2018 09:00 | KNect365
For 14 years; the HR Summit and Expo has pushed boundaries; challenged pre-conceptions; provided global benchmarking for regional employers; and catalysed new ideas for shaping the future of work. Evolving from a two-day; 150-participant conference to the powerhouse it is now – HRSE is the annual staple event for 5;000 HR and business professionals from across MENA and around the globe; with one unified goal: gain the tools and resources needed for successful strategy execution to drive corporate success. The rapid pace of disruptive change is not new but these seismic transformations are creating new rules for businesses and HR. Agility; shifting mind-sets and adopting innovative technologies are needed to lead; motivate; manage and engage the 21st century workforce.
13th Nov 2018 08:20 | KNect365
The world’s largest private equity LP/GP relations event which brings together the very best managers and the most sophisticated LPs to debate the future of the private equity; venture capital and private debt markets. Attendees join high level keynote discussion on the state of the industry and individual summit days focused on fundraising; private debt and secondaries as well as detailed stream presentations on areas such as VC; growth and disruption; mid market; distressed; turnarounds and special situations; infra and real assets and investor outlooks.
15th Nov 2018 08:45 | GLC Europe
The current banking regulatory paradigm requires Internal Audit and its Chief Audit Executive; as the 3rd Line-of-Defense; to play a leadership role in assisting and ensuring Supervisory and Executive Boards to perform their roles and responsibilities. The new demanding regulatory landscape impacting banks’ business models; including restrictions resulting from demanding capital and liquidity requirements IFRS 9; and lending capacity adjustments resulting from RWA – Risk Weighted are notably relevant challenges. Therefore it is critical for the Chief Audit Executives to develop a vision; strategy and tactics to build negotiation arguments to allocate talent; time and resources to a rigorous and robust audit plan.
14th annual Leasing Life Conference and Awards 2018
15th Nov 2018 09:00 | NS Media Group Ltd
Based on three pillars taking in insights from adjacent markets; the external factors driving transformation; and opportunities for internal optimisation; this year’s Leasing Life Conference explores how Europe’s leasing industry is responding to the value chain opportunity – the operational; and strategic; implications of the paradigm shift; and the role that technology must play in transforming the industry so that it thrives in the digital age. Our conference agenda leverages expertise from across Leasing Life’s research and publishing portfolios. Developed to polarise the vision of a smarter; safer; more efficient future for the leasing industry from new perspectives. The event is an opportunity to share ideas; discover trends and network with peers; while accessing insight to exclusive research and case studies delivered by the industry’s thought leaders.
Alternative & Receivables Finance Forum
22nd Nov 2018 08:30 | BCR Publishing
The Alternative & Receivables Finance Forum tracks the transformation of receivables and invoice finance; showcasing the most successful new entrants to the market; examining the future of technology-enabled funding models; and driving the conversation on alternative finance for SMEs. This is a gathering; where you can network with established receivables finance providers and ‘alternative’ SME funders and find out how the competitive landscape for commercial finance is changing.
The Future of Money
26th Nov 2018 18:30 | The London School of Economics and Political Science
This event will address the evolving role of money in society.
ShipTech Middle East
27th Nov 2018 09:00 | KNect365
ShipTech Middle East 2018 will provide strategic content and market updates on the Middle East. Attendees will hear the latest news on regulations which are impacting the shipping industry; the mid- to long-term oil price forecast and how that will impact the industry; as well as the technological advances the industry needs to deliver to benefit the environmental impact of ships.
Assessing Global Financial Stability: where do we stand?
27th Nov 2018 12:00 | The London School of Economics and Political Science
Financial instability can put growth at risk. How should global financial stability issues been analysed? What is the IMF’s current assessment of global financial stability?
Advising Clients on Philanthropy - Unlocking Conversations and Building Trusted Relationships
28th Nov 2018 08:00 | LCM Wealth Management
A high level breakfast seminar aimed at a breadth of senior professional advisors who work with high net worth clients. The event will provided both a technical overview and client case histories for those wanting to build a deeper understanding of what Philanthropy is and how to improve their own personal practice.
Retail Banking: Europe 2018
28th Nov 2018 09:00 | NS Media Group Ltd
We are pleased to announce that Retail Banking: Europe will be returning for a 2nd year; this time in Madrid; following the success of the inaugural event that took place last year in Amsterdam. Retail Banking: Europe 2018 will once again bring together industry experts and decision-makers to discuss the opportunities and changes lying ahead for the European retail banking sector. The event will provide a content-rich agenda with senior level speakers introducing some of the most innovative initiatives taking place in Europe. The day will culminate in a relaxed networking event; allowing for you to network with your peers.
Professional Pensions Scheme Funding Summit
28th Nov 2018 09:00 |
Professional Pensions Scheme Funding Summit; returns for its third year; aiming to help trustees and senior pension decision-makers navigate these potentially choppy waters; with a thoughtfully curated programme looking at the different avenues for schemes to close their funding gaps; from increased sponsor contributions; changes in governance or an overhaul of investment strategy. The day consists of plenary sessions; breakout sessions and networking opportunities.
HRSE West Africa
29th Nov 2018 09:00 | KNect365
Having run HR Leaders Africa for 5 years in Lagos; KNect365 is delighted to be returning to West Africa with a scaled-up and improved offering for HR professionals and service providers. The 2018 event will be part of the HR Summit and Expo brand; the largest Middle East and Africa show dedicated to the subject. Held in Dubai; HRSE attracts over 5;000 HR executives from all over the globe; and will now be expanding to also make Lagos its new home. HRSE West Africa has been engineered to bring together top HR leaders from Africa and beyond to exchange insights on key human capital management challengers; tapping into Africa’s growing potential.