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Overview | Day 1 Programme | Day 2 Programme

*Programme may subject to further changes

 DAY TWO: Tuesday, May 9, 2017: Closed-Door Roundtable with Panel of Experts (By invitation only)

09:15 AM – 09.30 AM

Opening Remarks

  • Zainal Izlan Zainal Abidin, Managing Director, Development and Islamic Markets, Securities Commission Malaysia

09:30 AM – 09:45 AM

Key Takeaways of Day 1
Speaker: Arshad Ismail, Head, Global Banking Business, Group Islamic Banking, Maybank Islamic

09:45 AM – 11:00 AM

Roundtable Discussion (Part 1): Islamic Finance and Infrastructure: Possible Solutions
Moderator: Abayomi A. Alawode, Head of Islamic Finance, World Bank Group

Panelists:

  • Arshad Ismail, Head, Global Banking Business, Group Islamic Banking, Maybank Islamic
  • Professor Walid Hejazi, Academic Director, University of Toronto
  • Dr. Julius Caesar Parrenas, APEC Business Advisory Council
  • Aamir Rehman, Fajr Capital

 

Description: The panelists will discuss the challenges and successes they have experienced in Islamic infrastructure Finance and will suggest practical, actionable solutions to be put in place to operationalize the findings.

11:00 AM – 11:15 AM

Coffee Break

11:15 AM – 12:30 PM

Roundtable Discussion (Part 2): Expanding Islamic Finance in Infrastructure Financing: Towards an Action Plan

Moderator: Abayomi A. Alawode, Head of Islamic Finance, World Bank Group

Panelists:

  • Rafe Haneef, Executive Director / Chief Executive Officer, CIMB
  • Dato’ Mohammad Faiz Azmi, Executive Chairman, PwC Malaysia (TBC)
  • Ibrahim  Mardam-Bey,  Chief Commercial Officer, Taylor-DeJongh
  • Michael McMillen, Partner, Curtis Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP

 

Description: Against the background of the challenges and possible solutions discussed in Part 1, this panel will focus on steps that need to be taken to develop a sustainable ecosystem for Islamic Infrastructure Finance, including further studies and analysis as well as outlines of a possible demonstration project.

12:30 PM – 12:45PM

Closing Remarks

  • Zainal Izlan Zainal Abidin, Managing Director, Development and Islamic Markets, Securities Commission Malaysia

12:45 PM-2:00 PM

Lunch