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Informa
08:30 - 09:00 30 mins
Registration and Light Refreshments
09:00 - 09:10 10 mins
Chairman's Opening Remarks
  • Jay Tahtah - Partner - Capital Markets and Accounting Advisory Services (CMAAS), PwC
09:10 - 09:50 40 mins
Embedding IFRS 16 - Getting to BAU
  • Petra Brand - Partner, EY
09:50 - 10:30 40 mins
Consolidation in Practice – Potential Pitfalls and Real-World Solutions
10:30 - 10:50 20 mins
Morning Coffee
10:50 - 11:30 40 mins
IFRS 16 Leases -Beyond Day 1

In this session, John Kuett, leading industry IFRS expert, will explore the challenges and best practices associated with:

  • Maintaining integrity of the lease database
  • Capturing Right Of Use (ROU) activity for reporting and disclosure
  • Achieving efficiencies and cost savings
  • John Kuett - Vice President, European Lease Accounting, LeaseAccelerator
11:30 - 12:10 40 mins
Communicating to the capital markets on IFRS 16
  • John Forbes - Director, KPMG Makinson Cowell
  • Niels Ebbinkhuijsen - Director, KPMG
12:10 - 13:10 60 mins
Lunch
13:10 - 13:50 40 mins
Impairment Testing – Understanding the Challenges




  • Delphine Martin - Senior Manager, PwC
13:50 - 15:00 70 mins
Panel: Preparers’ View
  • Moderator Jay Tahtah - Partner - Capital Markets and Accounting Advisory Services (CMAAS), PwC
  • Panellist Naman Agrawal - Director, Technical Accounting & Oversight, Philips
  • Panellist Farah De Rouck - IFRS Manager, Solvay
  • Panellist Bart Kerkhof - Senior Financial Reporting Specialist, Heineken
15:00 - 15:20 20 mins
Afternoon Coffee
15:20 - 16:00 40 mins
Views from the Investor Community – What Does Good Look Like?
  • Richard Schreuder - Senior Portfolio Manager, Saemor Capital
16:00 - 16:40 40 mins
A View from the Rating Agency
  • Damien Chew - EMEA Corporates – Head of Telecoms, Media & Technology, Fitch Ratings
16:40 - 16:50 10 mins
Chairman's Closing Remarks
16:50 - 16:55 5 mins
End of Conference