Program

Wednesday, October 21

19:00 – 22:00 Registration – Hotel Lone Lobby
19:00 – 21:00 Dinner – Hotel Lone Restaurant
21:00 – 22:30 Welcome cocktail, Hotel Lone Congress Hall LobbyInterCapital

Thursday, October 22

08:30 – 09:30 Registration – Hotel Lone Congress Hall Lobby
09:30 – 10:00

Opening ceremonies

Welcome address
Awards for the best investor relationsPoslovni Dnevnik
10:00 – 10:45

Keynote speach

10:45 – 11:15 Coffee Break – Hotel Lone Congress Hall Lobby Auctor Invest
10:45 – 11:15 Podravka break – Hotel Lone Congress Hall LobbyPodravka
11:15 – 13:00

Fiscal austerity: Blessing or a curse?

  • Andrius Kubilius, leader of the Opposition of the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania, former Prime Minister of Lithuania
  • Colm McCarthy, School of Economics, University College Dublin
  • Einars Repše, former Latvian central banker, Prime Minister and Minister of Finance

Moderator: Velimir Šonje, Economic Analyst, Arhivanalitika


Croatia 2016: Final countdown?

  • Anto Bajo, Researcher, Institute of Public Finance, Republic of Croatia
  • Josip Budimir, Economist, Croatian Social Liberal Party
  • Tomislav Ćorić, Economist, Croatian Democratic Union
  • Siniša Hajdaš Dončić*, Minister of Maritime Affairs, Transport and Infrastructure of the Republic of Croatia, Social Democratic Party of Croatia
  • Boris Lalovac*, Minister of Finance of the Republic of Croatia, Social Democratic Party of Croatia

Moderator: Velimir Šonje, Economic Analyst, Arhivanalitika

 

13:00 – 14:30 Lunch – Hotel Lone Restaurant
14:30 – 17:30 Podravka Afternoon – Hotel Lone Congress Hall LobbyPodravka
14:30 – 15:15

Global bond markets

15:15 – 16:00

EU equity outlook

16:00 – 16:45

What to expect from inflation, growth and central banks

  • Uto Baader, Founder & Consultant, Baader Bank AG
16:45 – 17:30

Commodity and emerging markets outlook – paradigm shift(s)

  • Carsten Fritsch, Commodity Analyst, Commerzbank
19:00 – 20:30 Dinner – Hotel Lone RestaurantALTA
20:30 – 21:30 Social Event – Hotel Lone Congress HallPPD Croatia
22:30 Entertainment night: The Night Express Band – Hotel Lone Night Club

Friday, October 23

09:30 – 10:00

Keynote speech

  • Petar-Pierre Matek, President of the Board of the Croatian Financial Services Supervisory Authority
 Supported by: HANFA
10:00 – 10:30

Keynote speech

  • Steven Maijoor, Chair of the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA)
 Supported by: HANFA
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break – Hotel Lone Congress Hall Lobby Triglav

Auditorium 1

Auditorium 2

11:00 – 11:30

Raising regional attractiveness

  • Ivana Gažić, President of the Management Board, Zagreb Stock Exchange
  • Ivan Kurtović, InterCapital Securities LTD
  • Simon Mastnak, Executive Director, ALTA Skupina d.d.
  • Andrej Šketa, President of the Management Board, Ljubljana Stock Exchange
  • Ivan Šteriev, Chief Executive Officer, Macedonian Stock Exchange
  • Ivan Takev,  Chief Executive Officer, Bulgarian Stock Exchange-Sofia

Moderator: Zdeslav Šantić, Chief Economist, Société Générale – Splitska Banka

Financial innovation and consumer protection

  • Jean-Paul Servais, Chairman of FSMA – Belgian Financial Services & Markets Authority)

Supported by: HANFA

11:30  – 12:00

Raising regional attractiveness

New trends and opportunities for the asset management industry in Europe

  • Vincent Ingham, Director, Regulatory Policy, EFAMA – European Fund and Asset Management Association

Supported by: Association of Investment Fund Management Companies at the Croatian Chamber of Commerce

12:00 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 14:45

How is China changing the investment landscape?

  • Nikolaos Panigirtzoglou, Managing Director, Global Markets Strategist, JP Morgan

Balancing sustainability and adequacy of pension systems: Explore the best designed pension systems in the world

  • Michela Coppola, Senior Economist, International Pensions, Allianz Asset Management AG
14:45 – 15:30

Macro Outlook

  • Ankit Gheedia, Co-head EM Equity & Derivative Strategy, BNP Paribas

Croatian Pension System: Problems and Possible Solutions

15:30 – 16:30

Investing into tourism industry

  • Marko Čižmek, Valamar Riviera d.d., CFO
  • Vedrana Jelušić Kašić, Director of the EBRD for Croatia
  • Ronald Korotaj, CEO, Istraturist d.d.
  • Darko Lorencin, Minister of Tourism of Republic of Croatia*
  • Tomislav Popović, President of the Management Board, Maistra d.d.
  • Reuel Slonim, CEO, Arenaturist d.d.*

Moderator: Tonći Korunić, Managing Director, InterCapital

Investing into infrastructure

  • Hrvoje Bujanović, Investment Banking Executive Director, Privredna banka Zagreb d.d.
  • Josip Lasić, Head of Asset Management Department, PBZ Croatia Osiguranje d.d. for Compulsory Pension Fund Management
  • Kirk Lovrić, Partner, Energy and Infrastructure Team, Hunton & Williams

Moderator: Vladimir Nišević, Deputy Editor in Chief, Poslovni dnevnik

16:30 – 16:45

Conference wrap-up and closing

19:00 – 21:00 Dinner
22:00 Entertainment Night, Hotel Lone Night Club

Saturday, October 24

10:00 Detox morning
13:00 Checkout


* To be confirmed