December 07, 2007
Credit Risk Management Conference
PRMIA Tokyo announces a conference on Credit Risk Management scheduled for February 25, 2008. The event is part of the PRMIA Global Event series on Credit Risk and will feature lectures by distinguished local professionals well positioned to discuss the challenges and opportunities that the financial industry face in the post sub-prime market environment.
Details of the lecture topics as well as the schedule will be announced later on the PRMIA Tokyo Web page. Tentatively the speaker list include
1. Prof. Takeaki Kariya, Kyoto University as well as Meiji University in Financial Engineering
2. Mr. Tsuyoshi Oyama, Director, Deputy Director-General, Financial Systems and Bank Examination Department, Bank of Japan
3. Dr. Masayasu Kanno, PhD from Kyoto University , Senior Manager in Ernst&Young ShinNihon on Basel 2 practice
PRMIA Tokyo will also align the regular PRM Study Sessions and Quantitative Finance Seminars for February with the Credit Risk theme of the Global Event Series.
Global Event Series
The PRMIA Global Event Series includes large one-day conferences held in major European, North American, and Asian Markets to anchor the series. In addition, events will be organized in more than 30 other global markets through PRMIA chapter meetings.
The series will unite PRMIA's membership and chapter network with a focused examination of risk issues around four themes throughout the year. "The PRMIA Global Event Series will provide an excellent opportunity for PRMIA members worldwide to be connected through the examination of a specific risk-related theme," says David Millar, PRMIA Chief Operating Officer. "Members will have the chance to hear from industry-leading experts and share with each other through discussions of current best practices in risk management."
Posted by brannvall at December 7, 2007 06:41 AM