SSF Annual Conference 2019


Transformation towards a future-proof financial system


This year, SSF will hold its annual conference and celebrate its 5 year anniversary on 19 June 2019 in Bern. We will focus on the role of innovation in achieving a sustainable financial system and economy at large. Furthermore, we will take a close look at European developments strongly influencing the Swiss finance market. For this we will bring together experts from the industry to debate how all different economic actors can shape and accelerate the transformation towards a future-proof financial system.


Date/Time: Wednesday19 June 2019, 13:30-17:45, followed by apéro

Place: Kursaal Bern, Kornhausstr. 3, Bern, Directions


We are especially happy to announce our keynote speaker Federal Councillor Ueli Maurer, President of the Swiss Confederation and Head of the Federal Department of Finance, who will elaborate on how the Swiss financial centre can strengthen its competitiveness and demonstrate leading capacities in sustainable finance.

Sven Gentner, Head of Asset Management Unit at the European Commission's DG FISMA, will further provide an overview of current regulatory developments on the EU level. Additionally, two panel discussions will dive deeper into related topics providing room for discussion and debate.

Further speakers include:

  • Kirsten Dunlop – CEO, EIT Climate-KIC
  • Annalise Eggimann – CEO, Innosuisse
  • Claudia Emele – CEO, Avadis Anlagestiftungen & CIO, Avadis Vorsorge
  • Markus Fuchs – CEO, Swiss Funds & Asset Management Association (SFAMA)
  • Ralph Mogicato – Entrepreneur & Angel Investor, Vice President, SICTIC


This conference is tailored to institutional investors, experts in impact investment and other finance professionals.


Registration for this event is now open! Please register here