Tuesday 23 May 2017

8:45 2017 Stockbrokers And Financial Advisers Charity Golf Day
17:30 Welcome Reception: Sponsored by Thomson Reuters

Conference Day One: Wednesday 24 May 2017

8:30 SAFAA 2017 Stockbrokers Conference Welcome
Karl Morris MSAFAA, Chairman, SAFAA
8:45 Dominic Stevens, Chief Executive Officer, ASX Limited
Growing Australia's investment supermarket
9:20 Blythe Masters, Chief Executive Officer, Digital Asset Holdings
Interview with James Eyers, Senior Reporter, The Australian Financial Review
The use of blockchain in clearing and settlement - the opportunities
10:00 Morning Tea/Networking Break
10:30 Hamish Douglass, Chief Executive Officer & Chief Investment Officer, Magellan Financial Group
Interview with Lisa Shand, Institutional Advisor, Morgans Financial Limited
Outlook for global equities
11:10 John Fraser, Secretary to the Australian Treasury
The Australian economic outlook and the 2017 budget
11:50 Dr Bradley J. Betts, Managing Director - Global Equity Research Team, BlackRock
What will you do next? Big data, machine learning and the mining of the human network
12:30 Lunch/Networking Break
13:30 Panel Discussion: Creating a culture that values gender diversity
Moderator:
Jane Irwin, Chief Operating Officer, Patersons Securities
Panellists:
Katrina Glover, COO - Australia, Credit Suisse
Justin Greiner, CEO, JBWere
Liz Leverett, Head of Product Solutions, Vanguard Investments Australia

14:10 Rocky Scopelliti, Global Industry Executive, Telstra
The disruptive forces re-inventing financial services
14:50 Afternoon Tea/Networking Break 
15:20 Panel Discussion: LICs v ETFs v ETPs v SMAs
Why the dramatic growth and what the future holds for each product?
Moderator:
Andrew Murray, Director Wealth Management, Ord Minnett
Panellists:
Alex Vynokur, Managing Director, BetaShares
Ian Macoun, Managing Director, Pinnacle Investment Management
Gabriel Radzyminski, Founder & Managing Director, Sandon Capital

16:00 Hiroyuki Suzuki, Vice Chairman & Member of the Board, Nomura Research Institute
APEC's Financial Market Integration and NRI's plans in Australia
16:15 Dr Shane Miller, Director, Chi-X Australia
Innovations in listed markets
16:30 Panel Discussion: Innovations in products and services that will shape the industry
Moderator:
Ann Bowering, Managing Director, National Stock Exchange
Panellists:
George Deva, Head of Product Strategy, HUB24
Tony Sacre, Chief Executive Officer, Sydney Stock Exchange
Carl Kimball, Global Head of Sales & Marketing, Dion Global Solutions
David Becker, Head of APAC, Broadridge
17:20 Day One Closing Remarks
Andrew Green, Chief Executive, SAFAA
18:00 Cocktail Reception

Conference Day Two: Thursday 25 May 2017

7:30 Executive Breakfast: Hosted by SAFAA
Individual Members Breakfast: Hosted by SAFAA 
Compliance Breakfast: Sponsored by ASX 
8:50 SAFAA 2017 Stockbrokers Conference Opening Remarks
Andrew Green, Chief Executive, SAFAA
9:00 Greg Medcraft, Chairman, ASIC 
The importance of trust in a digital world
9:40 Dr Peter Farrell, Founder & Chairman, ResMed
Why ResMed has consistently outperformed and what lessons can be passed on to the next generation of Australian innovators
10:20 Morning Tea/Networking Break
10:45 Hon. John Howard, Former Prime Minister
Interview with Karl Morris, MSAFAA, Chairman, SAFAA
Q&A
11:25 Heather Brilliant, Chief Executive Officer, Morningstar Australasia
Generating Alpha using economic moats
12:00 Michael Chin, Head of Trading, Thomson Reuters 
Eikon: collaboration and innovation using an open platform
12:10 Lunch/Networking Break
13:10 Panel Discussion: Return Expectations
Moderator:
Julia Lee, Equities Analyst, Bell Direct
Panellists:
John Pearce, CIO UniSuper
Paul Taylor, Portfolio Manager, Fidelity International
Aidan Geysen, Senior Investment Strategist & Manager, Vanguard Investments Australia
13:50 Jost Stollmann, Executive Director, Tyro Payments Limited
Interview with Ian Pollari, Partner, KPMG
Disruption of financial services by Fintech start-sups across transactions & payments, lending, insurance and securities exchange services
14:30 Afternoon Tea/Networking Break
14:50 Panel Discussion: Cybercrime
Latest developments in cybercrime - strategies to reduce cyber risk
Moderator:
Melissa Nolan, MSAFAA, Compliance Manager & Company Secretary, Baillieu Holst Limited
Panellists:
Commander David McLean, Manager - Cybercrime Operations, Australian Federal Police 
Paul Byrne, National Director - Cyber Attack and Response, Deloitte
Nick Humphrey, Chief Technology Officer, Huntsman Security

15:30 Closing Remarks
Andrew Green, Chief Executive, SAFAA