Brussels Kick-Off European Money Week

Published on 24-03-2017 by Francesco Indaco

EMW starts on 27/03 promoting #Financial education

Brussels Kick-Off European Money Week – Programme


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16:00          Wim Mijs, Chief Executive Officer of the EBF, welcome

16:05          Keynote: Prof. Annamaria Lusardi, Academic Director at the Global Financial Literacy Excellence Centre, live from Washington via video link

16:30          Andreas Hansen, Partner at Red Associates (Copenhagen, New York), on ongoing international research on people’s relationship to money

16:45          Consuelo Capri, Senior Project Manager at the ECB, on financial literacy initiatives and the upcoming launch of new €50 banknotes

17:00         Marcello Faraggi, President of the European Shoe Shine Association (ESSA), on financial literacy in entrepreneurship and on the launch of a new European initiative to encourage micro-entrepreneurship

17:15         Panel discussion, members of European Financial Education Platform.


Confirmed panelists:


  • Insurance Europe – Michaela Koller, CEO

  • JA Europe – Caroline Jenner, CEO

  • EBTN – Sladjana Sredovic, Board Member, Member of the Financial Literacy Committee

  • CFA Institute – Josina Kamerling, Head of Regulatory Outreach EMEA

  • EuroChambres – Arnaldo Abruzzini, CEO

  • EFAMA – Bernard Delbecque, Senior Director, Economics and Research

  • European Microfinance Network – Dominique de Crayencour, EMN Vice-President and Honorary Director General of the European Investment Bank

  • EBF – Sebastien de Brouwer, Executive Director

Moderator: Raymond Frenken, EBF Head of Communications


18:00           Networking drinks/reception



EBF Meeting Centre, 56 Avenues des Arts, Brussels

Doors open from 15:30