8:00 – 9:15 Registration and VIP Breakfast
Complimentary to members of our partners: CFA Society, CIMA, IDM, ZMiD, and IGTE
9:15 – 9:45 Official Opening – How CEE’s Capital Markets have emerged at the top of the world’s stage.
Introductory comments by Thom Barnhardt, Organizer, CEE Capital Markets.
- New Europe (UK)
- East Capital (Sweden)
- Prague Stock Exchange (Petr Koblic)
9:45 – 10:45 CEE’s undiscovered and over-looked Mid-Caps. 5 top companies from different sectors present their case. Disruptive business models, unique advantages of CEE-based companies, and overlooked niches in CEE.
3 Mid-Cap companies (that have been recently “discovered” and revalued)
Vivid Games, Roy Huppert, CFO
Polska Meat, Slawomir Samonek (founder and V-ce Chairman of the Supervisory Board);
Marek Pietruszewski, CFO
NextBike, Tomasz Wojtkiewicz, CEO
2 Funds that have outperformed by focusing on MidCaps.
- Altus TFI – Piotr Osiecki, CFA, Prezes Zarządu
- 89th Avenue – Dawid Czopek, Partner
10:45 – 11:15 Coffees and networking break
11:15 – 12:00 M&A: The impact of expansion deals on boosting operating results, competitive advantage, and share price. How SE Listings have given these companies currency to acquire, or enhanced their profile among international buyers.
Companies involved in recent M&A transactions
- Work Service International – Adam Jenkins, President
- PE/VC investor – 3TS, Marius Ghanea
- PE/VC investor – Value4Capital, Piotr Misztal, Partner
12:00 – 12:45 Raising your International Profile and boosting Foreign Ownership. How to go from small to signifcant. Expectations of International Institutional Investors – and the impact of having a diversified, international investor base. The role of Stock Exchanges in promoting mid-caps. The coming impact of MfiD reform in 2018 on Researh Coverage: Opportunities and Threats.
- Wiesław Rozłucki, Senior Adviser, Rothschild
- Warsaw Stock Exchange, Jacek Fotek, Wiceprezes Zarządu Giełdy
- Bucharest Stock Exchange, Daniela Serban, IR and PR Director
- East Value Research – Adrian Kowollik, Managing Partner
- ClosIR – Michael Chojnacki, Managing Partner
12:45 – 14:00 VIP Networking Luncheon
CEE Capital Markets & FinTech Awards 2018
12 September 2018
9:00 – 14:00 Summit
18:30-24:00 Awards Gala
9:00 – 14:00 4rd annual CEE Capital Markets Connect Summit and Awards
9:30 – 1:00 KeyNote Speaker
10:00 – 12:30 Matching Investors with Companies. Break-out Sessions (By Invitation Only), focusing on 3 stages of a company capital raising: Start-Ups (25); Expansion Stage (15); and Undiscovered Gems (9).
12:30 – 14:00 VIP Invitation-only Networking Luncheon.
18:30-20:00 Opening VIP cocktails
20:00-22:00 Three-course dinner, and Awards presentation
22:00-23:30 Wine Tastings, closing cocktails and entertainment
- CZECH REPUBLIC
- THE BALTICS