2017 Programme
(timings and topics subject to change)

The annual IPE Conference highlights and explores the most essential topics and challenges facing Europe's highly diverse pensions industry. Leading industry players raise solutions and open the debate in keynote proesentations or specially designed panels during the thought-provoking comprehensive two-day agenda, which now features dedicated sponsor-led investor workshops. 

2017 Keynote Speakers 

John Coates

Neuroscientest and former Wall Street Trader 

Al Gore

Chairman, Generation Investment Management

Mary Robinson

Former President of Ireland and United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

Topics

Global Risks, Challenges and Opportunities
Key topics the IPE Conference 2017 will cover include: 
  • Political Risk
  • Is Big Always Beautiful? Organisational Resilience And Pension Funds
  • Does Diversity Matter?
  • Getting Alternatives Right
  • Niche Europe Investment Opportunities
  • How To Get Your Message Across: Communicating Pension Matters

Speakers and Panellists

  • Pascal Blanqué, Deputy CEO and Head of Institutional Business, Amundi 
  • Hugh Grover, CEO  London CIV
  • Stefan Lundbergh, Head of Innovation, Cardano
  • Susan Martin, CEO, Local Pensions Partnership
  • Friedrich Mostböck, Head of Group Research, Erste Group Bank 
  • Csaba Nagy, Chairman, PensionsEurope CEEC Forum
  • Amin Rajan, CEO, CREATE-Research
  • Cees van Riel, Professor of Corporate Communication, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University
  • Ray Soudah, CEO, Millenium Associates
  • Avivah Wittenberg-Cox, CEO, 20-first

Sessions and Timings

Tuesday, November 28, 2017
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
10:45 AM - 10:50 AM
10:50 AM - 11:40 AM
11:40 AM - 12:10 PM
12:10 PM - 1:10 PM
1:10 PM - 2:00 PM
2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
2:50 PM - 3:10 PM
3:10 PM - 3:40 PM
3:40 PM - 3:55 PM
4:15 PM - 4:40 PM
4:40 PM - 5:30 PM
5:00 PM
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
9:00 AM - 9:10 AM
9:10 AM - 9:55 AM
9:55 AM - 10:45 AM
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
11:45 AM - 12:35 PM
12:35 PM - 1:30 PM
12:36 PM - 1:30 PM
2:00 PM