CDOs and data leaders face rapid changes in response to Covid-19

Without benchmarking and finding out what peers are doing you could be missing out on critical information to maintain your business’ resilience and get prepared for the future.

That’s why we’re bringing FIMA Connect to you this August. Join this exclusive invite-only interactive virtual event to find out how your senior data peers at leading banks and investment managers are adapting their responses and solutions in these unprecedented times.

Exclusive Content. Zero Cost. Zero Travel.

The FIMA Connect virtual event is an online forum mirroring our in-person Connect events. We’re bringing you exclusive knowledge from top-notch industry leaders at the touch of a button.

Here's what you get when you attend:

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Be part of a high-level invitation-only forum- gain exclusive access to your senior data peers from leading banks and investment managers to learn from and network with them

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Experience small-group peer-to-peer interactive sessions–benchmark against data leaders and share COVID-19 lessons learnt

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Connect with preferred solution providers 1-1 before and during the event- time to efficiently evaluate how the most innovative industry solutions could help you weather this storm and thrive in the future

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Taking place under Chatham House Rules using a secure video-conferencing platform- discuss your biggest priorities in an exclusive and private forum

Get Inspired By Our Speakers:

Suresh Iyer

Suresh Iyer

Head of Client Service Group, India Operations

Nomura Services India

Andy Alexander

Andy Alexander

Head of European Data Science

JP Morgan

Peter Jackson

Peter Jackson

Chief Data and Data Science Officer

Legal and General Asset Management

Charaf El-Hami

Charaf El-Hami

Chief Data Officer


Carol Wilson

Carol Wilson

Head of Services Privacy, Chief Data Office, Data and Analytics


Matthew Tyrrell

Matthew Tyrrell

Head of Future Data Collections

Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)

Ishwadeep Sood

Ishwadeep Sood

Data Scientist

JP Morgan

Patrick Dainese

Patrick Dainese



Vahe Andonians

Vahe Andonians

Senior Lecturer

Frankfurt School of Finance & Management

Why You Should Listen In:

No Cost to You

Every single session is totally free, no matter what. This is major value at ZERO cost.

Content Always Accessible

If you can't make all of the sessions, don’t worry. Everyone registered can view them on demand later.

No 'Out of Office'

Enjoy all the perks of a live event while saving travel budget and PTO days.

Agenda at a glance

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Wednesday 19th August 2020

  • 1:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    1:00 pm - 1:00 pm

  • How to Protect and Leverage Your Data as an Asset During the Crisis

  • 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

    1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

    Carol Wilson, Head of Services Privacy, Chief Data Office, Data and Analytics, Natwest

    • How has the crisis changed the way we think about data ethics?
    • What can you do to maintain focus on data ethics whilst other priorities may appear more pressing?
    • Who can you engage in the business to help you keep data ethics front of mind?
    • How can you enlist the influence of your data and technology vendors in keeping on top of data ethics?

    LIVE Q&A

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  • 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm

    1:30 pm - 2:00 pm

    Andy Alexander, Head of European Data Science, JP Morgan
    Ishwadeep Sood, Data Scientist, JP Morgan

    LIVE Q&A

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  • 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

    2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

    Peter Jackson, Chief Data and Data Science Officer, Legal and General Asset Management

    • How is decision making impacted during a crisis?
    • What kinds of insights can help your business make better decisions in a crisis?
    • How to convert insights into corporate actions that drive down risk and nurture growth
    • Technologies, tools and techniques that can enhance your ability to generate insight

    LIVE Q&A

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  • 2:30 pm - 2:50 pm

    2:30 pm - 2:50 pm

    Patrick Dainese, Co-Founder, TipTribes
    Vahe Andonians, Senior Lecturer, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management

    Live Q & A

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  • 2:50 pm - 3:20 pm

    2:50 pm - 3:20 pm

    Suresh Iyer, Head of Client Service Group, India Operations, Nomura Services India

    LIVE Q&A

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  • Roundtables

    Roundtable A

  • 3:20 pm - 4:20 pm

    3:20 pm - 4:20 pm

    Charaf El-Hami, Chief Data Officer, Amundi

    • Why is ESG data more important today than ever before?
    • How can you develop a robust ESG strategy from scratch?
    • How to source and partner with the best vendors of ESG data
    • How to maintain the quality of your ESG data post-acquisition 

    Roundtable A Conclusion

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  • Roundtable B

  • 4:20 pm - 5:20 pm

    4:20 pm - 5:20 pm

    Matthew Tyrrell, Head of Future Data Collections, Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)

    • How is the use of data changing and how will this affect the data you are asked to report?
    • What has been done to digitise regulatory reporting so far?
    • How will this impact the data you are asked to submit for reporting?
    • How can automation technologies and techniques help transform data collection and reporting?

    Roundtable D Conclusion

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  • 5:20 pm - 5:20 pm

    5:20 pm - 5:20 pm

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Frequently Asked Questions

How will I access the sessions?
You will attend the sessions, meet our partners and gain access to valuable resources in our online conference center.

Do I need to download or install any software to be able to attend this event?
No. You do not need to download or install any software to participate in our conference. You only need to have access to the Internet.

Will the sessions be recorded?
No, the sessions will not be available after they take place. Due to confidentiality rules, you have to be on the conference call to take part.