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Agenda
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Wednesday | June 5
Moderator
Mr. Richard Spillenkothen
Director, Division of Banking Supervision and Regulation, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

9:00 am
Welcome and opening remarks
Mr. Jeffrey Goldstein
Managing Director, World Bank

9:20 am
Policy Framework for the Management of Systemic Banking Crises
Mr. Roger W. Ferguson, Jr.
Vice Chairman, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

9:50 am
Post-Resolution Treatment of Depositors at Failed Banks: Implications for Systemic Risks
Prof. George Kaufman
Loyola University Chicago
Mr. Steven Seelig
Technical Assistant Advisor, Monetary and Exchange Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund

10:45 am
Break

11:15 am
Financial Sector Governance and Banking Insolvency
Mr. V. Sundararajan
Deputy Director, Monetary and Exchange Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund
Mr. Michael Pomerleano
Lead Financial Specialist, Financial Sector Development, World Bank

12:15 pm
Luncheon

2:15 pm–4:15 pm
Break-out groups

A) Post-Resolution Treatment of Depositors at Failed Banks: Implications for Systemic Risks
Chairpersons
Prof. George Kaufman
Mr. Steven Seelig

B) Financial Sector Governance and Banking Insolvency
Chairperson
Mr. Michael Pomerleano

6:30pm–8:00 pm
Reception

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Thursday | June 6
Moderator
Mr. Ernesto Aguirre
Manager, Banking Regulation, Banking and Financial Restructuring Department, World Bank

9:00 am
Alternatives to Blanket Guarantees for Containing a Systemic Crisis
Professor Edward J. Kane
James F. Cleary Professor in Finance, Wallace E. Carroll School of Management, Boston College
Ms. Daniela Klingebiel
Senior Financial Economist, Financial Sector Strategy and Policy Department, The World Bank

9:45 am
Links between Banking Crisis and Corporate Restructuring: Experiences and Principles
Mr. William Mako
Senior Specialist, Private Sector Development Unit, East Asia Pacific Region, World Bank
Ms. Ruth Neyens
Program Manager, Banking and Financial Restructuring Department, World Bank

10:30 am
Break

11:00 am
Integration in the Financial Services Industry (“Conglomeration”): Review of Trends and Implications for Systemic Risks

A) General Aspects
Mr. Gianni De Nicoló
Senior Economist, Monetary and Exchange Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund

B) Regulatory Aspects
Mr. Myron L. Kwast
Associate Director, Federal Reserve Board

C) Direct Implications for the Bank Insolvency Regime and its Associated Risks
Prof. Richard J. Herring
Director and Jacob Safra Professor of International Banking, Joseph H. Lauder Institute of Management & International Studies, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

12:30 pm
Luncheon
Speaker
Dr. Anne O. Krueger
First Deputy Managing Director, International Monetary Fund

2:30 pm
Break-out groups

A) Alternatives to Blanket Guarantees for Containing a Systemic Crisis
Chairpersons
Prof. Edward J. Kane
Ms. Daniela Klingebiel

B) Links between Banking Crisis and Corporate Restructuring: Experiences and Principles
Chairpersons
Mr. William Mako
Ms. Ruth Neyens

C) Integration in the Financial Services Industry (“Conglomeration”): Review of Trends and Implications for Systemic Risks
Chairpersons
Mr. Gianni De Nicoló
Mr. Myron L. Kwast
Prof. Richard J. Herring

6:30pm–8:00 pm
Reception

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Friday | June 7
Moderator
Mr. Hassanali Mehran
Senior Advisor, Monetary and Exchange Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund

9:30 am
The Role of International Financial Institutions in Improving the National Institutional, Legal and Regulatory Frameworks for the Financial Sector
Mr. Cesare Calari
Vice President, Financial Sector, World Bank
Mr. Stefan Ingves
Director, Monetary and Exchange Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund

10:30 am
Global Bank Insolvency Initiative
Mr. Ernesto Aguirre

10:45 am
Summary and conclusions
Chairpersons
Prof. Edward J. Kane
Mr. Gianni De Nicoló
Mr. Michael Pomerleano

*To be confirmed

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