19:00 – 22:00 Registration (Hotel Lone)
19:00 – 21:00 Dinner (Hotel Lone)
21:00 – 22:30 Welcome Cocktail (Hotel Lone)   


09:00 – 09:30 Registration (Hotel Lone Congress Center)
09:30 – 10:00 Opening ceremonies

Welcome address

Awards for the best investor relations     

10:00 – 10:10 KEYNOTE SPEECH

Uto Baader, Founder & Consultant, Baader Bank

10:10– 10:30 WELCOME ADDRESS

Marko Pavić, Minister of Labour and Pension System of the Republic of Croatia

10:30‒ 11:00 Coffee Break    
11:00– 11:30  KEYNOTE SPEECH

Petar-Pierre Matek, President of the Board of the Croatian Financial Services Supervisory Authority


Boris Vujčić, Governor of the Croatian National Bank

12:00‒ 12:30 EM bond market and the change of the global economic and political environment

Martin Blum, RBI, Head of Desk Strategy

12:30‒ 13:00 The role of institutional investors in corporate governance

David Doughty, Excellencia, Corporate Governance expert

13:00‒ 14:00 Lunch (Hotel Lone)  
14:00 ‒ 15:00 Financing SME’s: New challenges

Damir Bićanić, Head of Region (SEE) and advisor for DACH region, Funderbeam

Marko Emer, EDGE Group CEO, CEO of Elektronički računi d.o.o.

Hrvoje Galičić, Advisor of the Management Board, Croatian Bank of Reconstruction and Development

Darije Vladimir Josić, President of the Board, Sense ESCO

Moderator: Vedran Antoljak, Co-Founder and Main Partner, Sense Consulting

15:00 ‒ 15:30 Present and future of the ETF industry

Kai Steverding,  ‎Flow Traders B.V., ETF Institutional Trader

15:30 ‒ 16:00 Investing in DACH stocks

Gerhard Schwarz, Baader Bank AG, Co-Head Equity Research

16:00 ‒ 16:30 Challenges and solutions in fixed income investing for pension funds: How to survive with falling yields

Adam Lessing, Fidelity International, Head of Central & Eastern Europe

19:00 ‒ 20:30 Dinner (Hotel Lone)     
21:00 ‒ 22:30 Social event: PPD Croatia - Drinks of tomorrow: New trends 
22:30 Entertainment Night: FRAJLE + DJ (Hotel Lone Noght Club) 


10:00 – 10:30 EU Pensions Trends

Matti Leppälä, PensionsEurope, Secretary General, CEO

10:30 ‒ 11:00 Investing in EM

Mark Mobius, Ph.D., Templeton Emerging Markets Group, Executive Chairman

11:00 ‒ 11:15 Coffee Break         
11:15 ‒ 12:15 Pension funds in CEE/SEE region

Zoran Anušić, World Bank, Senior Economist

Nataša Marjanović, Generali Osiguranje Srbija, CIO

Kristijan Buk, AZ d.o.o., President of the Management Board

Marián Kopecký, Chairman of the Board, CEO Allianz

Moderator: Zrinka Živković Matijević, Raiffeisenbank Austria d.d., Head of Economic Research Department

12:15 ‒ 12:45 Current themes in the European Asset Management Industry

Vincent Ingham, Director, Regulatory Policy at EFAMA (European Fund and Asset Management Association)

12:45 ‒ 13:15 Children's rights and the financial sector

Valentina Otmačić, Head of UNICEF office for Croatia

13:15 ‒ 13:45 Mathematicians in the pension fund industry

Luka Grubišić, Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Zagreb

13:45  Lunch (Hotel Lone)