Save the date: 23 January 2020

On 23 January 2020, a new edition of the Zanders Risk Management Seminar is planned. This Thursday afternoon event will take place from 14:30 to 18:30 (CET) in Pathé Tuschinski in Amsterdam.

Several guest speakers, among which Joe Katz (CRO at ING), Lex Hoogduin (professor monetary economy, a.o.) and Ionica Smeets (a Dutch science tv celebrity), will share their vision on the future of risk management. Hot topics, such as ethical considerations with respect to artificial intelligence and model risk, will be addressed.

The full agenda for the seminar will be communicated in the coming period. Please block this exciting afternoon event in your agenda now!

Upcoming events

EuroFinance Conference | 16-18 October| Copenhagen, DK

As we send out this magazine, the EuroFinance Conference is already in full swing as world's leading international treasury event. During these three days, it offers an unparalleled level of expertise. Are you in Copenhagen? We look forward to seeing you in our booth: L25. More information on this event is available on the EuroFinance website.

AFP| 21-23 October| Boston, USA

The AFP 2019 in Boston is one of the most important and biggest events for financial professionals. During this conference, Zanders Partner Laurens Tijdhof and Mack Makode, VP & Treasurer of Under Armour, will be speaking on topic ‘ASC 842 & Incremental Borrowing Rate.’ You can register for this event here.

Webinar IBR Lease Solution | 31 October| online

Do you experience the challenges of the lease accounting-standards ASC 842 and IFRS 16 too? Would you like to learn how to calcultate the Incremental Borrowing Rate (IBR) for your lease portfolio? Then join this webinar. Starting time is 16:00 CET (15:00 UK time).

SAP Conference for Treasury Management |4-6 November| Chicago, USA

This international SAP conference is intended for new and existing users of SAP systems and gives the opportunity to equip themselves and their team with the knowledge and next generation intelligent tools to embrace challenges and drive their business further.

DACT Treasury Fair 2019 | 14-15 November| Noordwijkerhout, NL

The 16th edition of the DACT Treasury Fair focuses on practice-oriented workshops and specialist presentations on trends and developments. On Friday 15 November, at 11:30 - 12:00 CET, our consultant Lotte Coppelmans will give a product demo on our ‘Intercompany Rating & Pricing Solution’ tool. To register, visit the DACT Treasury Fair-website.

Model validation for asset managers| 19 November| Bussum, NL

During this breakfast session, intended for model developers and model validators in asset management, we discuss the challenges in the asset management industry and offer best practices for a model validation framework.

RPA breakfast session| 21 November| Bussum, NL

What solutions does Robotic Process Automation (RPA) offer for treasury processes at banks, insurers and asset managers? During this morning session in Bussum, starting at 8.15 and ending at 11.00 CET, Fred Bos, manager process improvement bij KAS Bank, presents his insights before the attendants join a round table session to share experiences with and expectations on RPA.

Zanders A-Z Corporate Treasury Training| 26-28 November| Amsterdam, NL

During this four-day training in Amsterdam, Zanders and the Association of Corporate Treasurers (ACT) cooperate to offer you a thorough introduction to the corporate treasury function in the international markets.

Breakfast sessions in The Nordics| 4 & 5 December| Copenhagen, DK & Stockholm, SW

On 4 (Copenhagen) and 5 (Stockholm) December, we organize two breakfast sessions in the Nordics on the technological impact on corporate treasury. For more information, look here.

Zanders Risk Management Seminar| 23 January 2020 | Amsterdam, NL

In 2020 we organize another Risk Management Seminar for financial professionals! In the Tuschinski movie theatre we offer you an afternoon program full of interesting presentations and an interactive setting in which we look at the future of risk management. During the drinks after the presentations, you can share your insights with the other attendants.


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