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09:30 AM

Registration, Networking & Refreshments

Eleven Madison Ave, Level 2B

10:00 AM

Welcome Remarks

Mike Stewart, Global Markets Head of Equities, Credit Suisse

Paul Calello Auditorium B

10:15 AM

The Global Outlook

James Sweeney, Chief Economist & CIO Americas, Credit Suisse

Paul Calello Auditorium B

10:45 AM

Keynote Presentation

Dr. Richard Haass, President of the Council on Foreign Relations

Paul Calello Auditorium B

11:45 AM


Please pick up your lunch in the History Hallway and proceed to the lunch session of your choice.
See the reverse side for the lunch session options and locations.

12:00 PM

Credit Suisse Speaker Lunch Sessions

Is the Blockchain Evolution gaining speed?
Emmanuel Aidoo, Blockchain Innovation, Credit Suisse
Amsterdam Room

China Equity Strategy
Vincent Chan, Chief China Equity Strategist, Credit Suisse
Union Square Room

Are we really in the late stages of the Credit Cycle?
Miranda Chen, U.S. Credit Strategy, Credit Suisse
Berlin Room

Why Industry Consolidation and Investment Complexity will Continue in 2018
Mark Connors, Global Head of Risk Advisory, Credit Suisse
Chicago Room

What should you expect out of Washington?
Joe Seidel, Head of Public Policy Americas, Credit Suisse
Geneva Room

Regime Change or Head Fake: Is the Low Vol Environment Over?
Mandy Xu, Chief Equity Derivatives Strategist, Credit Suisse
Dubai Room

Client Speaker Lunch Session

Applications of Alternative Data and Deep Learning to Macro Investing With…
Ian Webster, Senior Vice President, Neudata
Hong Kong Room

01:15 PM

Keynote Presentation

Paul Tudor Jones, Co-Chairman and Chief Investment Officer, Tudor Investment Corporation

Moderator: Neal Soss, Vice Chairman, Economics, Credit Suisse

Paul Calello Auditorium B

02:00 PM

Surprises in Tax Reform

Itai Grinberg, Professor of Law, Georgetown University
Zoltan Pozsar, Money Markets Strategist, Credit Suisse
Salvatore Seguna, Debt Capital Markets Solutions, Credit Suisse

Moderator: Thomas Mercein, Head of Debt Capital Markets, Credit Suisse

Paul Calello Auditorium B

02:45 PM

Strategist Talks

Alonso Cervera, Chief Economist, Latin America, Credit Suisse
Jonathan Golub, Chief U.S. Equity Strategist, Credit Suisse
Shahab Jalinoos, Global Head of FX Strategy, Credit Suisse

Moderator: Shane Ó Cuinn, Global Head of Macro and Emerging Markets Trading, Credit Suisse

Paul Calello Auditorium B

03:30 PM

Networking Break

History Hallway

03:45 PM

Keynote Presentation

Dr. Robert Sapolsky, Science and Nature Writer, Biologist and Neuroscientist, and Stress Expert

Paul Calello Auditorium B

04:45 PM

Closing Remarks

Shane Ó Cuinn, Global Head of Macro and Emerging Markets Trading, Credit Suisse

Paul Calello Auditorium B

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*Agenda subject to change. Please check the website regularly for updates. Additional Speakers to be announced