Asian Development Bank Annual Meeting

4- 7 May 2017 - Yokohama, Japan

The ADB Board of Governors holds an annual meeting to discuss developments in Asia and the Pacific as well as institutional matters. In 2017, the Government of Japan will be hosting ADB's Fiftieth Annual Meeting. 

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Transcending the Middle Income Challenge

ADB joint seminar with the International Monetary Fund moderated by Stefania Palma, Asia editor at The Banker, on 4 May, 2:00pm-3:30pm


Mitsuhiro Furusawa, deputy managing director, International Monetary Fund
Sri Mulyani Indrawati, minister of finance, Indonesia
Takehiko Nakao, president and chairperson of the board of directors, ADB
Erik Berglof, professor/director, Institute of Global Affairs, London School of Economics and Political Science
Justin Yifu Lin, director of New Structural Economics, Dean of the Institute of South-South Cooperation and Development, and Honorary Dean of the National School of Development at Peking University

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Institute of International Finance (IIF) Spring Membership Meeting

8 - 9 May 2017 - Tokyo, Japan

Join 500+ participants from around the globe at the 2017 IIF Spring Membership Meeting in Tokyo, Japan. Held immediately following the ADB 50th Anniversary Annual Meeting in Yokohama, the IIF meeting will engage senior industry leaders, innovators, decision makers and thought leaders from the private and public sectors as they address issues critical to the financial industry, such as the changing political, economic, and investment landscapes across the world.

Additional topics will include:
Abenomics | Digital Finance | Monetary policy | Green Finance  | Bank Capital | Infrastructure

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SWIFT African Regional Conference

16-18 May, Abidjan 

On 16-18 May 2017, Abidjan will host the 24th edition of the SWIFT African Regional Conference 2017. This annual event brings together more than 500 leading financial services executives from over 45 countries across Africa, including financial institutions, market infrastructures, international corporations and technology partners to do business and shape the future of Africa’s financial industry.

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Money 20/20 Europe 

26-28 June, Copenhagen

A world-class experience for European innovators across industries and company types, Money20/20 Europe is more than just an event. It’s a catalyst for the growth and development of the payments and financial services ecosystem.

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IIF Training Program: Key Macroeconomic Topics and Forecasting in MENA Economies

July 3 -5, Beirut, Lebanon

This seminar presents practical tools useful in country analysis to help economists better assess a country’s macroeconomic conditions and prepare consistent forecasts for the real, fiscal, monetary, and external sectors. The program also includes a series of workshops in which participants are divided into groups, under the guidance of counselors, to implement the diagnostic and analytical tools presented in the lectures and to develop consistent forecasts of key macroeconomic indicators in MENA economies (particularly Lebanon, Egypt, Turkey and Saudi Arabia). An impressive group of expert industry practitioners, including IIF experts and former IMF staff members will share their insights with participants.

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Institute of International Finance (IIF) 2017 Annual Membership Meeting

October 12-14, Washington DC

Mark your calendars to join us in Washington, DC on October 12 - 14 for the 2017 IIF Annual Membership Meeting (AMM) where we will convene an influential audience of 1,500+ participants from 70+ countries. This global industry event, held in parallel with the IMF and World Bank Annual Meetings, will feature senior decision makers and thought leaders from the private and public sectors who will discuss issues critical to the financial industry.

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Money 20/20 Las Vegas

22-25 October, Las Vegas 

Money20/20 is the world's biggest, boldest and best event covering payments and financial services innovation for connected commerce at the intersection of mobile, retail, marketing services, data and technology. 

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