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
Jane Irwin, Chief Operating Officer, Patersons Securities
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?
Andrew Murray, Director Wealth Management, Ord Minnett
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
Ann Bowering, Managing Director, National Stock Exchange
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
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
Julia Lee, Equities Analyst, Bell Direct
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
Melissa Nolan, MSAFAA, Compliance Manager & Company Secretary, Baillieu Holst Limited
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