SFRA Breakfast Briefing


Date:     Wednesday 13th November 2019

Time:     8.30am arrival, 9am start & 10.30am finish

Venue:  Lloyds Banking Group, Port Hamilton, 69 Morrison Street, Edinburgh, EH3 8YF

Scottish Financial Enterprise has the pleasure of inviting you to attend a Breakfast Briefing hosted by the newly formed Scottish Financial Risk Academy Group (SFRA & SFE) on Wednesday 13th November between 8.30am and 10.30am at Lloyds Banking Group’s office (69 Morrison Street, EH3 8YF)

SFRA Group is a strategic partnership between academia’s finest and professionals from financial services sector; the group exists to help shape and inform the Risk agenda, by bridging the gap between academic research projects, knowledge exchange and training and the practical application of new risk methodologies in the financial services sector.

During the morning you will have a chance to hear from SFE’s Chairman Philip Grant, the CEO of SFE Graeme Jones, the SFRA Group’s Chairman John Taylor and the Academic Director of the SFRA Prof. Gareth W. Peters. This will be followed by a panel discussion from industry and academic leaders and a chance to see and help inform the five key priorities of the SFRA Group including: Risk Function, Customer Treatment, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence, as well as Cyber, Credit and Decarbonisation and Green Finance.




8:30 - 9:00 am

Breakfast and Networking

9:00 - 9:30 am

Welcome and Introduction

9:30 - 9:50 am


9:50 am

10:20 am

Ideation Sessions:

Topic 1: Risk Function

Topic 2: Customer Treatment

Topic 3: Cyber

Topic 4: Credit

Topic 5: Decarbonisation & Green Finance

10:20 - 10:30 am

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