15th annual IFRC conference

22-23 November 2017

zeb participates at this year’s 15th annual International Financial Reporting and Compliance conference by the European Networking Group (ENG). It takes place November, 22-23 2017 at Hotel Hesperia Madrid. The conference’s focus will be reporting strategies regarding to the implementation and interpretation of IFRS as well as strategic growth.

Detlev Ahrens, senior manager of zeb, will held a presentation: “IFRS 9 – day two readiness” in which he will give an overview on the IFRS 9 day two needs for action. Moreover, the integration of IFRS 9 into capital management, balance sheet management, P&L planning and forecasting will be discussed. Furthermore, the speech will address the topics adaption of IFRS 9 in the organization and in the bank management processes, the integration of IFRS regulatory reports as well as the implications of European Banking Authority (EBA) stress test 2018 on IFRS 9.

Besides this speech, there are more presentations of renowned speakers such as Nicolas Patrigot from BPCE, Michael Hammer from Erste Group Bank or Richard Martin from ACCA. Aside from that, there are some case studies, panel discussions and a lot possibilities for networking.

This year’s key topics will be the following:

• Evaluating final processes prior IFRS9 implementation and detecting the continuing issues of implementation and application
• Taking strategic approaches to IFRS16 implementation and interpretation
• Digitalization in the world of reporting
• Key IFRS15 implementation issues and impacts
• Managing the complexity of IFRS interaction with local GAAP