AIF Symposium 29 May: The Better Future of Finance

at De Nederlandsche Bank, Amsterdam

Symposium 2018

Join us for a Symposium on 29 May where we critically look to the future. Following on from our successful 2016 Symposium, this gathering will bring together industry leaders and forward-thinking professionals to explore the global challenges and opportunities facing the financial industry.

You can watch a video of the 2016 Symposium here.

The 2018 AIF Alumni Award winner will be announced at the start of the Symposium by AIF Managing Director Brenda Childers. The Award, given to an alumnus of AIF, was presented in 2016 to Ralph Hamers.

A light lunch will be provided before the start of the Symposium. Networking drinks will follow the event.


We are happy to welcome three renowned speakers who will examine issues with potential to fundamentally change the global economic landscape:

Mr Ronald Wuijster (APG Asset Management): 'Long Term, Responsible Investing'

Professor Dirk Bezemer (University of Groningen): 'Does Finance Serve the Economy?'

The Ingo Walter Address by Professor David L. Yermack (New York University Stern School of Business): 'FinTech in Developing Nations: What Has Worked Well and What Hasn't'


12:30 - 13:30 Registration + Light lunch
13:30 - 16:30 Symposium + Panel discussion   
16:30 - 17:30 Networking drinks


Please note that the event is free but due to limited places you are required to register.

For any questions, please e-mail Eva Gast at: e.gast@aif.nl, or phone: +31 (0)20 520 0160.

We look forward to welcoming you on 29 May!