About

We are delighted to invite you to the Ninth Santander International Banking Conference to be held on Thursday 10th November 2016 at Ciudad Grupo Santander, our headquarters in Boadilla del Monte (Madrid, Spain).

The conference will cover topics such as serving the customer and financial inclusion, profitability and resilience of the banking sector, financing the economy, geopolitical challenges and digital transformation.

Please view agenda for more details.

We very much look forward to seeing you in November

Agenda

This is the programme of the Conference. More information to follow

  • 10 nov 2016
9:00 - 9:40
Opening of the Conference

Ana Botín - Group Executive Chairman, Banco Santander

Luis de Guindos - Minister of Economic Affairs, Industry and Competitiveness, Government of Spain

9:40 – 10:15
Reinventing Banking

A conversation led by Ana Botín with:

Frank D'Souza - Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors, Cognizant; Member of the Board of Directors, General Electric; Member, Santander International Advisory Board

Andreas Dombret - Member of the Executive Board, Deutsche Bundesbank

10.15 - 11.15
Profitability and resilience

Presented & moderated by: José García Cantera Chief Financial Officer, Banco Santander

John Berrigan – Deputy Director-General, European Commission, DG for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union

Mauro Grande – Board Member & Director of Strategy & Policy Coordination, Single Resolution Board

Giuseppe Siani – Deputy Director General of Microprudential Supervision IV, ECB Single Supervisory Mechanism

Jose María Roldán - Chairman, Spanish Banking Association; Vice-President, European Banking Federation

11:15 - 11:45
Coffee
11:45 - 12:30
Conversation on geopolitics

Led by: Fiona Maharg-Bravo – Madrid Correspondent, Reuters BreakingViews

Robin Niblett – Director, Chatham House

Shriti Vadera – Chairman, Banco Santander UK

12:30 - 13:30
Serving the customer & financial inclusion

Presented & moderated by: Jaime Pérez Renovales - General Secretary, Banco Santander

Liliana Rojas-Suárez – Senior Fellow , Center for Global Development

Christopher Woolard – Director of Strategy and Competition, UK Financial Conduct Authority

Silvia Marques – Director of Financial Regulation, Central Bank of Brazil

13:30 - 14:30
Lunch
14:30 - 15:15
Conversation on digital transformation

Led by: Ezequiel Szafir - Chief Executive Officer, Openbank

Robert Frohwein - Chief Executive Officer, Kabbage

Eileen Burbidge – FinTech Envoy, HM Treasury

15:15 - 16:15
Financing the economy

Presented & moderated by: Víctor Matarranz – Head of Group Strategy and Executive Chairman’s Office, Banco Santander

Burkhard Balz – Member of the Committee for Economic & Monetary Affairs, European Parliament

Verena Ross – Executive Director, European Securities and Markets Authority

Markus Kerber – Director General and Member of the Presidential Board, Federation of German Industries (BDI)

16:15 - 16:45
Coffee
16:45 - 17:30
Closing of the Conference

Luis María Linde – Governor , Bank of Spain

José Antonio Álvarez – Chief Executive Officer, Banco Santander

Venue
SIMULTANEOUS TRANSLATION

Simultaneous translation Spanish – English will be available throughout the conference.


TRANSPORTATION

Transportation to attend the Conference will be provided.

Buses will depart from Paseo de la Castellana, 24 (Madrid city center) at 07:45 and 8:00 am.

After the Conference, transfer from Santander Financial City to Madrid City Center or International Airport (Barajas) will be at 19:00.

Estimated time of journey is 45 minutes.


ACOMMODATION

Delegates will need to make their own accommodation arrangements.

Recommended hotels in Madrid (nearby Paseo de la Castellana, 24):

Hotel Villa Magna Paseo de la Castellana, 22 Madrid. Tel: +34 91 587 1234

Hotel Inter-Continental Paseo de la Castellana, 49. Madrid. Tel: +34 91 700 7300.

Hotel Santo Mauro Calle Zurbano, 36. Madrid. Tel: +34 91 319 6900.

Hotel Hesperia Madrid Paseo de la Castellana, 57. Madrid. Tel: +34 91 210 8800.

Hotel Meliá Fénix Calle Hermosilla, 2. Madrid. Tel: +34 91 431 6700.

Meet Our Speakers

This year the Santander International Banking Conference is bringing together representatives from the most relevant public and private institutions who will take part in different keynotes, conversations and panels throughout the day.

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Ana Botín
Executive Chairman, Banco Santander
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José Antonio
Álvarez
Chief Executive Officer, Banco Santander
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Markus Kerber
Director General and Member of the Presidential Board, Federation of German Industries (BDI)
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Andreas Dombret
Member of the Executive Board, Deutsche Bundesbank
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John Berrigan
Deputy Director-General, European Commission, DG for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union
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Mauro Grande
Board Member and Director Strategy and Policy Coordination, Single Resolution Board
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Verena Ross
Executive Director, European Securities and Markets Authority
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Robert Frohwein
Chief Executive Officer, Kabbage
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Luis María Linde
Governor , Bank of Spain
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Frank D`Souza
Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors, Cognizant; Member of the Board of Directors, General Electric; Member, Santander International Advisory Board
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Eileen Burbidge
FinTech Envoy, HM Treasury
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Liliana
Rojas-Suárez
Senior Fellow , Center for Global Development
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Christopher
Woolard
Director of Strategy and Competition, UK Financial Conduct Authority
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Robin Niblett
Director, Chatham House
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Burkhard Balz
Member of the Committee for Economic & Monetary Affairs, European Parliament
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Giuseppe Siani
Deputy Director General of Microprudential Supervision IV, ECB Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM)
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Shriti Vadera
Chairman, Banco Santander UK
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Jose María Roldán
Chairman, AEB
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Silvia Marques
Director of Regulation, Central Bank of Brazil
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Luis de Guindos
Minister of Economic Affairs, Industry and Competitiveness, Government of Spain

Registration

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