CEO Forum Tuvalu 2017
The PPFSSF CEO Forum is just around the corner, and this years Forum will challenge members to expand the Forum, to set new directions, look at the impact our investments have made not only for our members abut our environment, and to consider new opportunities to work together to achieve similar objectives.
Tuesday 24 October 2017
Arrival into Fonafuti, Tuvalu
5:30pm Registration opens for Participants
6:30pm Traditional Welcome Ceremony
Wednesday 25 October 2017
9:00am Official Opening
9:30am Special Guest Speaker – CEO New Zealand SuperFund Mr. Adrian Orr will lead off with a challenge to the PPFSSF and how the organisation can grow into a dominant investment force in the region.
10:15am MORNING TEA and Group Photo
10:45am Special Guest Speaker – Head of Finance The World Bank Treasury Mrs. Ekaterina Gratcheva will talk about the need for the PPFSSF and its expansion, and how the work the World Bank is planning to engage with the PPFSSF and its members going forward.
11:30am Interactive Session – A panel of Guest Speakers will discuss different educational options for the PPFSSF to consider in the planning of the Forums Education Programs for the next 2 years.
1:30pm Interactive Session – A panel of Guest speakers will discuss Co-Investment models across the Pacific, New Zealand and Australia.
3:00pm AFTERNOON TEA
3:20pm PPFSSF AGM (closed session for Forum Board Members)
4:30pm Close day 1
6:30pm Forum Dinner
Thursday 26 October 2017
9:00am PPFSSF Chairman Peni Teo to announce summary of the Forums decisions and its objectives for the next 2 years.
9:30am Special Guest Speaker – Pacific Economist to provide views on the future for the region
10:15am MORNING TEA
10:45am Special Guest Speaker – New Zealand SuperFund Direct Investments Mr. Tama Potaka will present on research the NZ SuperFund are doing with co-investment partners.
11:30am Special Guest Speaker – CEO Eriksen & Associates Mr. Jonathan Eriksen will talk about currency risk and hedging options for Pacific Funds when investing offshore.
1:15pm Interactive session – a panel of Guest Speakers will discuss the issues relating to ESG investing in the Pacific countries.
2:00pm Special Guest Speaker – CEO New Zealand SuperFund Mr. Arian Orr will speak about the new environmental sustainable investment program NZ SuperFund is implementing.
2:45pm Closing address by the PPFSSF Chairman
6:30pm Forum Dinner
Friday 27 October 2017
9:00am Global Warming and Responsible Investment – Excursion to Funafala Islet
6:30pm Closing Dinner
Saturday 28 October 2017
TBC Flight departs Funafuti