Banking, Finance & Investment Conferences

Banking, Finance & Investment Trade Shows & Conferences by Country

Power Purchase Agreement (PPA)

Date: 20-Oct-14 to 23-Oct-14
“Structuring Successful Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs), Managing Competitive Electricity Markets & Attracting Merchant Power Investments” Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) 9 – 12 Sep 2014, Johannesburg | 20 – 23 Oct 2014, Dubai | 18 – 21 Nov 2014, Singapore http://www.infocusinternational.com/ppa Overview There are many moving pieces affecting the future of electric power development in Emerging Market. Unlike the past Independent Power Project models, which featured standardised take-or-pay contracts – today’s market demands more innovative incentives to ensure better availability, better performance, as well as more attractive and sustainable mixtures of fuel sources. Economies throughout Asia urgently need to master the key tools, models, and lessons learned for ...

Aftermarket Business Platform

Date: 22-Oct-14 to 24-Oct-14
Location: Netherlands
The main theme of the 8th edition of the Aftermarket Business Platform is Drivers for Growth. Over the course of three days and through a series of workshops, keynotes, case studies, best practices, roundtable discussions and networking opportunities for benchmarking, the platform will offer you the tools to continue your Service Business’ transformation by getting ideas on how to develop, sell, and standardize your service all the while offering personalization to your customers with the most efficiency, scalability and reliability. The program is designed in a way for you to custom-make your conference experience by attending the sessions of your choice. Also take the opportunity to learn what you need to do now in order to compete tomorrow through insights of the digitalization of ...

Contract Law Advanced Masterclass for Non-Lawyers

Date: 22-Oct-14 to 24-Oct-14
Location: Sydney / Australia
Master your contract interpretation & preparation skills through this advanced program designed to extract, discuss, & interpret complex contract law issues & the real intent behind clauses, terms & conditions to generate true value for your business. Key Learning Outcomes Identify the legal issues which arise from using certain contract terms clauses Review select terms and conditions and identify when and where these should be used in contracts Examine and develop practical approaches to the following terms, conditions and clauses: indemnities, insurance, payment, bank guarantees, force majeure, liability, liquidated damages and termination Maintain control of the contracting process by using terms and conditions and designing an appropriate framework ...

Effective Negotiation & Communication Skills

Date: 23-Oct-14 to 24-Oct-14
Location: Australia
Build your confidence in both the formal principles & the practical skills of negotiation & persuasion to leverage credibility & influence, fine tune your persuasive style & negotiate with more confidence & authority. Key Learning Outcomes Apply proven principles of persuasion and influence to ensure win-win outcomes Improve the results of your negotiations by following key principles and procedures Optimise your pre-negotiation preparation to ensure improved outcomes Understand, recognise and manage negotiation tactics and negative behaviours Recognise different behavioural types and learn ways to relate better to others Understand and utilise key communication tools to improve your influence on others Integrate, combine and apply a range of value ...

UCD2014 User Centred Design Conference

Date: 24-Oct-14 to 25-Oct-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
UCD2014 is a unique User-Centred Design conference in London. "It’s the Goldilocks of conferences; not too big, not too small" Jonty Sharples. UCD2014 explores how User Centred Design is applied in a variety of disciplines.

CCF National Conference 2014

Date: 21-Oct-14 to 25-Oct-14
Location: Australia
In 2014 Australia has seen the announcement of a multi-billion dollar infrastructure development plan from the Federal Government. Designed to stimulate the economy and enhance productivity this drive will have significant impact on all elements of the civil construction industry.In addition to examining the Federal and Government spending plans the CCF National Conference will showcase mega-projects from across the globe and how the industry is breaking new ground through innovation.Hosted in Adelaide amidst the fantastic redevelopment of the Riverbank Precinct the conference will be accompanied by an expanded and exciting exhibition, and the partners program will showcase the very best South Australia has to offer.

Breaking Barriers Black History Month Special

Date: 27-Oct-14 to 27-Oct-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
This event will see 300+ attendees coming to be inspired and challenged to achieve their aspirations. The evening will commence with a panel discussion on "Powering innovation and business success through diversity". This will be followed by a choice of smaller, more intimate seminars each with a maximum of 50 attendees. Places are allocated on a first come first serve basis during the eventbrite registration process Our guest speakers include Paul Smith - Chairman at Eversheds LLP, Chloe Smith MP, Sonia Browne (MBE), Derick Tuitt - Director of Social Innovation at HP, Heather Melville - Director of Strategic Partnerships - RBS, Robert Baker - Senior Partner - Mercer (see full list below), they will be sharing their stories, answering questions and offering advice. ...

High Frequency Trading Conference, London, 28th October 2014

Date: 28-Oct-14 to 28-Oct-14
Location: London / United Kingdom
HFT trading captures a range of activities, referring to all computer-managed trading systems which operate with very short holding periods, generate a very high number of quotes for each order that's transacted, and need to locate their servers close to public sources of data because they operate in milliseconds or microseconds. HFT operators claim they enhance market liquidity. Ultra-fast traders, by this account, are helpful intermediaries, smoothing market movements by buying and selling when other investors are not interested. But watchdogs on both sides of the Atlantic worry that HFT creates a false impression of liquidity. The business, they say, takes a standard traders' practice, testing the market with expressions of interest that are not necessarily sincere, to a new level. ...

GIA Conference Chicago, Intelligence with Impact

Date: 27-Oct-14 to 29-Oct-14
The 10th global GIA Conference focuses on delivering impact. Learn how leading companies apply the key success factors of World Class Market Intelligence to improve their competitive advantage.
 • Understand how to build your market intelligence program to provide bottom-line impact. • Focus on true learning, no sales pitches: Practitioners and decision makers only! There will be no vendor exhibition or sponsor presentations.

WSO2Con USA 2014

Date: 27-Oct-14 to 29-Oct-14
We are back in San Francisco this year for our popular user-conference- WSO2Con, and we’re bringing together industry experts to discuss essential elements of building a Connected Business. Find out how you can seamlessly integrate people, process, and data across an extended value chain, decrease interaction costs, and automatically adapt business activity in response to market events.