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All dates indicated below are from 29th September to 2nd October.





  • Yawar Shah, Chairman of the Board of Directors, SWIFT and Managing Director, Franchise Risk and Strategy, Citigroup
Monday 29th 09:15 – 09:30
Data Privacy
  • Peter Cowhey, Dean, School of International Relations and Pacific Studies, Qualcomm Chair in Communications and Technology Policy – University of California, San Diego
Monday 29th 09:30 – 10:00
Investor Behaviour and its Influence on Fund Management
  • Susan Christoffersen, Associate Professor, Finance – Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto
Monday 29th 10:00 – 10:30
Break  Networking Break / Coffee Monday 29th 10:30 – 11:00
Cloud on the Horizon? Trends in Financial Information Infrastructure
  • M. Lynne Markus, the John W. Poduska, Sr. Professor of Information and Process Management – Bentley University
Monday 29th 11:00 – 11:30
Kenya’s Mobile Money Revolution: Possibilities for other Developing Countries?
  • Wanda Orlikowski, Alfred P. Sloan Professor of Information Technologies and Organizational Studies – MIT Sloan School of Management
  • Michael Barrett, Professor of Information Systems & Innovation Studies – Judge Business School, University of Cambridge
Monday 29th 11:30 – 12:00
Lunch Networking Break / Lunch Monday 29th 12:00 – 12:30
Demystifying Regulators and Regulations – Panel Session
  • Hester Peirce, Senior Research Fellow – Mercatus Center, George Mason University
  • Michael King, Assistant Professor of Finance and Bank of Montreal Faculty Fellow – Ivey Business School, Western University
  • Andrei Kirilenko, Professor of the Practice of Finance – MIT Sloan School of Management, and Co-Director – MIT Center for Finance and Policy
  • Stuart Weinstein, Professor of Practice Informed Legal Education, and Head – Coventry Law School
Monday 29th 12:30 – 13:30
Sibos Opening Plenary Main Plenary Hall Monday 29th 14:00 – 15:15
Welcome Back to Sibos University Monday 29th 15:15 – 15:30
What’s Happening in Scrooge Digiduck’s Warehouse?
  • Ron Berndsen, Endowed Professor of Financial Market Infrastructure and Systemic Risk – University of Tilburg
Monday 29th 15:30 – 16:00
Big Data
  • Doug Shulman, Senior Fellow – Harvard Kennedy School, Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government
Monday 29th 16:00 – 16:30
Extreme Productivity
  • Robert Pozen, Senior Lecturer – Harvard Business School and MIT Sloan School of Management, and Senior Fellow – Brookings Institution
Monday 29th 16:30 – 17:20
  • Peter Ware, Director, The SWIFT Institute
Monday 29th 17:20 – 17:25
Cocktail Reception – Bridging the Gap Venue: The Bridge (in the BCEC)

The first 200 people to arrive for the cocktail reception will receive a signed copy of Robert Pozen’s book, Extreme Productivity.

Monday 29th 17:30 – 19:00
Women in Finance: Myths versus Research Truths
  • Renée Adams, Professor of Finance and Commonwealth Bank Chair in Finance – University of New South Wales
  • Thomas Kirchmaier, Lecturer in Business Economics and Strategy – Manchester Business School and Senior Fellow, Financial Markets Group – The London School of Economics and Political Science
Tuesday 30th 12:30 – 13:00
Standards in a Global World: Learning from the Shipping Container
  • JoAnne Yates, Sloan Distinguished Professor of Management – MIT Sloan School of Management
Wednesday 1st 12:45 – 13:15
What is financial inclusion and why should we care?
  • Jay Rosengard, Director, Financial Sector Program – Harvard Kennedy School, Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government
Thursday 2nd 12:30 – 13:00