Events

    Upcoming events

  • Finance Watch Conference on Sustainable Finance

    Date: 6 December 2017
    Time: 09:00 - 18:00
    Venue: The Square, Mont des Arts, 1000 Brussels

    As the Commission’s High-Level Expert Group on Sustainable Finance prepares its final report, Finance Watch is pleased to announce a full day conference on building financial systems for a sustainable future. Among other things, the conference will look at policies that the EU could implement to boost the demand for green and sustainable financing in Europe as well as the supply.

  • FinTech Workshop No.1: Blockchain

    Date: 14 November 2017
    Time: 9:00 - 17:00
    Venue: Leopold Hotel, Rue du Luxembourg 35, 1050 Brussels, Belgium

    Finance Watch will organise an Expert workshop on FinTech "Blockchain" on 14 November at the Leopold Hotel, Rue du Luxembourg 35, 1050-Brussels.

  • Past events

  • Conference "A pot of gold at the end of the rainbow? The future of pensions in the EU"

    Date: 27 June 2017
    Time: 13:00 - 18:00, followed by a cocktail
    Venue: Hotel Leopold, Rue du Luxembourg 35, 1050 Brussels

    Finance Watch public conference on EU pensions reform, looking at the impacts of longer working lives and technology on pension provision, the Pan-European Personal Pension products (PEPPs) and other topics.

  • Roundtable: EU economic governance watchdog

    Date: 28 March 2017
    Time: 4:00pm - 5:30pm
    Venue: Residence Palace, Room Rue de la Loi 155, 1048 Brussels, Belgium

    Civil society, think tanks and academia are warmly invited to a discussion on Eurozone governance and the need for greater democratic legitimacy of institutions and decision-making in EU economic governance. How can civil society, think tanks and academia engage in the process and shape it towards a more inclusive and social Europe?

  • Representation of public interest in banking

    Representation of public interest in banking

    Date: 7 December 2016
    Time: 9:00 - 18:30
    Venue: Bibliothèque Royale, Brussels

    What blocks the public and interest groups from participating in banking? This one-day event combines plenary sessions with 8 parallel sessions, allowing the participants to explore the multiple dimensions and possible answers to the questions raised.

  • Sustainability within the Capital Market Union: ensuring alignment with EU social and environmental commitments

    Date: 15 June 2016
    Time: 16:00 - 18:00
    Venue: European Parliament - 60 Rue Wiertz, 1047 Bruxelles

    How to ensure the Capital Market Union project is better aligned with the EU’s broader sustainability commitments? An European Parliament event on 15 June co-organised by Finance Watch

  • Conference "Between a rock and a hard place: The future of traditional banking"

    Date: 1 June 2016
    Time: 12:45 - 17:30
    Venue: Royal Library of Belgium, Mont des Arts, 1000 Brussels

    Videos, pictures and speeches of our 2016 Finance Watch conference "Between a rock and a hard place: The future of traditional banking"

  • Webinar on bank resolution

    Date: 21 March 2016
    Time: 13:00 CET - 13:45 CET

    In our webinar on 21 March 2016, Christian M. Stiefmüller, senior policy analyst at Finance Watch, will give a general introduction on banking resolution and what Finance Watch suggests to make our banking system really safe and sound.

  • Conference “Confidence, ethics, and incentives in the financial sector”

    Date: 17 November 2015
    Time: 13:30 - 17:45
    Venue: Hotel Leopold, Rue du Luxembourg 35, 1050 Brussels

    Finance Watch's public conference, “Confidence, ethics, and incentives in the financial sector”, took place on the afternoon of 17 November in Brussels, followed by a cocktail reception.

  • Conference "Finance and Climate": How to shift the model?

    Date: 5 November 2015
    Time: 18:00 - 21:00
    Venue: ESCP Europe, 79 avenue de la République, Paris 11ème (Metro Rue Saint-Maur)

    Ahead of the Paris Climate Change Conference (COP21) in December, Finance Watch, ESCP Europe and a coalition of civil society organizations invite you to a conference-debate on "Finance and Climate: How to shift the model?" It will be held on Thursday 5 November from 18h until 21h at ESCP in Paris. Free admission.