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  • Conference jointly organized by the Legal Committee of the ESCB and MOCOMILA

The future of banking regulation and supervision in the EU

8.30 a.m. Registration of participants
9 a.m. Welcoming words
Vítor Constâncio, Vice‐President of the ECB
9.15 - 10.30 a.m. Session 1
EU Banking Union: single market and the SSM

Chaired by The Hon Mr Justice Blair, Judge of the Queen’s Bench Division in England and Wales, Chair of MOCOMILA
9.15 a.m. Single Supervisory Mechanism and Single Market
Rosa Maria Lastra, Professor of International Financial and Monetary Law, Centre for Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary, University of London
9.35 a.m. Single Supervisory Mechanism and Monetary Union
Manuel Conthe, Of‐Counsel at Bird & Bird, Spain´s representative to the 1991 Intergovernamental Conference on EMU
10 a.m. Discussion
Ignazio Angeloni, Head of Directorate‐General Financial Stability, ECB
Jean‐Victor Louis, Professor Emeritus, Université Libre de Bruxelles
Danièle Nouy, Secretary General, Prudential Control Authority, Banque de France
10.30 a.m. Coffee
11 - 12.30 a.m. Session 2
EU Banking Union: resolution, deposit insurance, fiscal bac

Chaired by Chiara Zilioli, Deputy General Counsel, ECB
11 a.m. Bank resolution and deposit insurance with the EU: a resilient system?
Simon Gleeson, Partner at Clifford Chance, London
11.20 a.m. Fiscal backstop: the missing pillar of the Banking Union?
René Smits, Jean Monnet Professor of the Law of Economic and Monetary Union, Amsterdam University
11.40 a.m. Discussion
Etienne de Lhoneux, Head of Legal Department, Banque centrale du Luxembourg
María Nieto, Deputy Director General Banking Regulation, Banco de España
Luis Romero‐Requena, Director‐General, Legal Service, European Commission
12.15 a.m. Lunch
1.30 -2.30 p.m. Session 3
International regulatory coordination

Chaired by Bernd Krauskopf, General Counsel, Deutsche Bundesbank
1.30 p.m. Banking regulation in the global context: convergence or competition?
Sean Hagan, General Counsel and Director, Legal Department, International Monetary Fund
1.50 p.m. Financial stability: the role of the Federal Reserve System
Thomas C. Baxter, Jr., General Counsel and Executive Vice President of the Legal Group, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
2.10 p.m. China's capital account liberalization
Dr. Bo Li, Director General of Monetary Policy Department II, former DG of Legal Department, People's Bank of China
2.30 p.m. Discussion and questions
3. p.m. Coffee break
3.30 - 5.30 p.m. Session 4
The future of banking: next regulatory frontiers

Chaired by Lee C. Buchheit, Partner, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, New York
3.30 p.m. Discussion
Diego Devos, General Counsel, Bank for International Settlements
Frank Elderson, Board Member, De Nederlandsche Bank
Eva Hüpkes, Adviser on Regulatory Policy and Cooperation, Financial Stability Board
Alfonso Querejeta, Secretary General, European Investment Bank
4.30 p.m. Closing words: Eurosystem’s contribution to the European financial regulation and supervision – a stare back and a look forward
Antonio Saínz de Vicuña, General Counsel, ECB, introduced by The Hon Mr Justice Blair
5.30 p.m. Seminar end
Workshop date Wednesday, 15 November 2013
Workshop venue European Central Bank
Eurotower, Conference room CVI
Kaiserstrasse 29
60311 Frankfurt am Main
Tel.: +49 (0) 69 1344 0
Fax: +49 (0) 69 1344 6000
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Workshop language English
Programme The workshop programme may be subject to change without notice.