The draft agenda for the 24th RegTech Convention 2017 is now online

06/22/17 BearingPoint’s traditional user conference has the motto „Collaboration for Innovation“

Frankfurt, June 22, 2017 – Today, BearingPoint have published the draft agenda for the 24th RegTech Convention 2017. This year, the traditional user conference has the motto “Collaboration for Innovation” and will be held on November 29-30, 2017, at the Kap Europa in Frankfurt. Last year, approximately 600 delegates gathered at the RegTech Convention in Frankfurt, which has now made it one of the biggest events in regulation.

The first guest speakers have confirmed. Bruno Tissot, Head of Statistics & Research Support, Bank for International Settlements (BIS), will be panelist in the discussion „Future of regulation – dialogue between regulators and data reporters“. Nick Cook, Head of Data and Information Operations, Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), will give a presentation on “Regulatory Reporting: A roadmap for change” and take part in the following panel discussion on collaboration. Rune Brunborg, CEO of FinTech Start-up Tribe, will give a presentation on “InsurTech and Regulation” at the Insurance Conference.

Extended conference program

The RegTech Convention 2017 features a range of innovations to meet best the requirements of the attendees. The initiation of RegTech in the 2017 convention title signifies that 2017 goes beyond our usual coverage of topics related to the full spectrum of Abacus products to now include special tax reporting themes to serve the interests of our FiTAX and EasyTax users. This year’s extended conference program features eight specialist conferences and user groups for banks, insurance companies, and regulators.

New event format „Meet the Experts“

For the first time, the RegTech Convention will be offering extended coffee breaks to provide the opportunity to meet our regulatory and technology specialists in our new “Meet the Experts” event format. The selected topics have been drawn from the results of a user survey. Additional topics can still be suggested until autumn by responding to an online questionnaire. Anyone interested can register for the „Meet the Experts“ format on the event website.

Announcement: Abacus360 Hackathon on November 28, 2017

„Collaboration for Innovation“ is not only a motto, but reality; for example in the development of our new software generation Abacus360, where we work closely together with our customers and Alliance Partners. Abacus360 provides many additional components enriching the functional scope by an intelligent toolset allowing banks for tailor-made optimization of regulatory reporting processes, regulatory analytics and regulatory management. At a hackathon on the day before the RegTech Convention, BearingPoint will design and practically apply use cases in small teams together with customers and Alliance Partners. Invitations will be sent out separately.


More detailed information around the 24th RegTech Convention can be found on the website, or follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn under the hashtag #regtechcon.

Shape the agenda! If you have any additional topics in mind you would like to see addressed, please do let us know by email, phone +49 69 567 007 910 or responding to this short questionnaire.

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