IFRS 9, IFRS 16, Basel II + III

Locations: Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel, Dubai
Start Date:

9/5/2018 8:30 AM

End Date:

9/5/2018 4:00 PM

In association with Fernbach we are pleased to invite you to our event focusing on the current changes: IFRS 9, IFRS 16, Basel II + III, ...
Change is not only happening due to new regulatory requirements but goes hand in hand with new technologies, the adoption of which will transform business. More and more solutions based on Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning are on the market as well as Robot Process Automation. These new technologies will impact the workflow of your back office and the direct interaction with your customers.
Expand your knowledge on how to meet these challenges and get first-hand insights into the dimension of change, its impact on the financial world and the latest technology using Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. Meet our experts in Dubai and learn how FERNBACH helps you to confront your challenges.


 Time  Topic  Speaker
08:30 Get together and registration  
09:00 Keynote and welcoming address  
09:10 Impact of IFRS 9 on financial institutions
  • Classification and measurement of financial assets
  • Impairment
  • Classification and measurement of financial liabilities
Mr. Hassan Nasser
10:00 Change has never been as present as it is today
  • Changes in core business
  • Strengthened regulations
  • Pressure to reduce costs and increase efficiency
How an end-to-end solution professionalises business by integrating data and processes IFRS 9 end-to-end in a single software solution.
  • Brings transparency
  • Automates processes
  • Offers more control
  • Enables agility
Dr. Karl Kirchgesser
11:30 Introduction and insight into Basel III framework
  • The new Basel III principles for risk management and corporate governance
  • The new required quantity of capital
  • The new required quality of capital
  • Revised Credit Risk Standardised Approach (CSRA)
  • The revised IRB approach
  • Fundamental Review of the Trading Book (FRTB)
  • New liquidity standards
  • Current Expected Credit Loss (CECL)
  • Sound practises for the management of operational risk
  • Risk modelling, stress testing and scenario analysis
Mr. Hassan Nasser
12:30 Lunch Break  
13:30 Accounting isn't just for accountants any more

A discussion on how IFRS 9 has had a significant impact on credit risk management procedures, adopts Basel credit risk models and about how the SPPI test can ruin the business model approach.

Mr. Robert Hall
14:00 Predictive Analytics using Machine Learning (ML)
  • Credit pricing using ML
  • Loan monitoring, early warning using ML
  • How to improve pwECL using Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning
Mr. Jürgen Späder
15:00 Reduce your back office costs with Robot Process Automation
  • More time for customers and faster service
  • How to make it possible
  • Integration into your system environment
  • Proof of concept
Mr. Michael Meyer
15:30 Panel discussion  
16:00 End of event  



Mr. Hassan Nasser

Director Compliance, Risk & Training at Crowe

Dr. Karl Kirchgesser

EVP Product Development at FERNBACH

Mr. Robert Hall

Author and trainer of the “IFRS, a practical perspective” course, with over 30 courses delivered in 12 different countries

Mr. Jürgen Späder

Head of Product Development at FERNBACH

Mr. Michael Meyer

Head of Sales at FERNBACH


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