Gillian TETT, US Managing Editor Financial Times; Gloria ALONSO, Director of the National Planning Department, Colombia; Christine LAGARDE, Managing Director, IMF; Nicolas DUJOVNE, Minister of Treasury, Argentina; Vera SONGWE, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa; Paschal DONOHOE, Minister of Finance, IrelandThis panel discussion raised the paradox of ...
April 30, 2019admin
Leaders Panel: New Technologies for Anti-Corruption and Integrity: Perils and PromisesNew technologies such as Blockchain, big data analytics and AI are transforming the way of working for governments, businesses and society as a whole. Its consequences on combatting corruption are twofold. On the one hand, these new technologies offer a ...
March 28, 2019admin
Financial Sectors Risks in a low Interest Rate EnvironmentGuest Speaker: John FELL, Deputy Director General, European Central BankThree main arguments can be identifiedAccording to John Fell the constant low interest rate environment is not necessarily a consequence of the Central Bank’s politics but a consequence of market tendencies since mid-1980;Shift from funds with defined benefit pension fund ...
March 28, 2019admin
The Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction (GABC) is an initiative launched at COP21, as part of the Lima Paris Action Agenda. It aims to mobilise all stakeholders, including member states and non-state actors from the Buildings and Construction sector to scale up climate actions in the sector.The GABC focuses on the achievement of the low-carbon ...
February 25, 2019admin
CONEXPO-CON/AGG, one of the largest construction industry trade shows in the world, will once again come to the Las Vegas Convention Center on March 7 – 11, 2017.It is recognized as a gathering place for the worldwide construction industry, and hundreds of industry meetings, including annual conventions of industry associations, ...
February 9, 2017admin