SSF Annual Conference 2019

Programme

19.6.2019

13:00 - 13:30 Registration and welcome coffee
13:30 - 13:40 Welcome note

Jean-Daniel Gerber, President, Swiss Sustainable Finance

13:40 - 14:15 Strengthening Swiss competitiveness through leading capacities in sustainable finance

Ueli Maurer, President of the Swiss Confederation and Head of the Federal Department of Finance (FDF)

14:15 - 14:45 Meet innovative Swiss start-ups enabling change

10 minute pitches by 3 Swiss start-ups

  • Marco Laumanns, CTO, Bestmile
  • Tillmann Lang, CEO and Cofounder, Yova AG
  • Nicola Mona, CEO, Skypull
14:45 - 15:30 Panel discussion: Key success factors for start-ups and resulting investment opportunities

Featuring:

  • Kirsten Dunlop, CEO, EIT Climate-KIC
  • Annalise Eggimann, CEO, Innosuisse
  • Ralph Mogicato, Entrepreneur & Angel Investor, Vice President, SICTIC

Moderated by Amanda Ammann

15:30 - 16:00 Networking coffee
16:00 - 16:30 New EU sustainable finance regulation: implications for Switzerland

Sven Gentner, Head of Asset Management Unit at the European Commission's DG FISMA

16:30 - 17:30 Panel discussion: Changing frameworks - burden or opportunity for investors?

Featuring:

  • Claudia Emele, CEO, Avadis Anlagestiftung & CIO, Avadis Vorsorge
  • Markus Fuchs, Managing Director, SFAMA
  • Sven Gentner, Head of Asset Management Unit at the European Commission's DG FISMA
  • Pascal Zbinden, Co-Head SAA & Markets, Swiss Re

Moderated by Sabine Döbeli, CEO, Swiss Sustainable Finance

17:30 - 17:45 Surprise act
From 17:45 Apéro and Networking