Exchange ideas and experiences with like-minded and personally invited board directors, senior decision-makers, and leading influencers from business and technology partners representing the banking and capital markets industry.   

Discover how BankersCom Premium Partner, Luxoft, can improve your organization’s operational efficiency, delivering exceptional customer experiences and modernization or full digital transformation programs to meet the fintech and neobank challenge on your own terms. 

The Luxoft Banking Transformation Advisory guides and helps clients unlock their full digital potential. This includes core system modernization, Hogan optimization, a scalable Connected Bank solution, end-to-end wealth management development, CAMS II for card issuers and much more. 

Our capital markets offerings include bespoke trading platforms as a service, seamless client lifecycle management to aid customer onboarding and retention, automated compliance with streamlined regulatory reporting and real-time liquidity management, Finastra treasury solutions, QA automation and an unmatched reputation for complex problem-solving and data engineering innovation. 

September 19-20

GDI Gottlieb Duttweiler Institute 

Zurich, Switzerland


Tuesday, September 19

Senior dialogue and dinner

Restaurant Razzia
Seefeldstrasse 82
CH-8008 Zurich


Wednesday, September 20

8.30 a.m.

Registration and networking

9:20 a.m.

Welcome and introduction

Reto Lipp, moderator, business journalist (Swiss TV)

9:30 a.m.


Leaders’ insights  economics, politics and regulation

Stability of banks and banking regulation

Prof. Dr. Aymo Brunetti, Department Head Economic Policy, Development Economics, Financial Stability, University of Berne

Geopolitical and economic outlook

David Kohl, Managing Director Senior Advisor and Chief Economist, Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd.

10:20 a.m.

Break for networking and 1:1 meetings

Leaders’ insights  strategic directions of Swiss banking

11:20 a.m.

Senior dialogue

Leonhard Fischer, German finance manager

12:00 p.m.

Lunch, networking and 1:1 meetings

Leaders’ insights — digital innovation and resilience

1:30 p.m.

Digital assets  current market developments

Digital assets becoming reality

Thilo Derenbach, executive director, Head of Sales and Business Development Digital Securities Services, Clearstream/ Deutsche Börse Group

Swiss digital asset liquidity pool

Guido Bühler, member of the executive board, Swiss Blockchain Federation

Senior dialogue: "Coopetition" in the digital asset space

Yves Collet, CFO, neon Switzerland AG

Mark Dambacher, CEO, InCore Bank
Dr. Simon Kauth, member of the executive board, Head of Department Technology and Services, Luzerner Kantonalbank
Mathias Imbach, co-founder and group CEO, Sygnum Bank AG

2:40 p.m.

Data driven banking  data value and artificial intelligence

Tech grows, digitalization expands  can your management capabilities keep up?

Norman Stürtz, co-founder and board member, Swiss NextGen Finance Institute
Laure Frank, director, Head of Digital Business, Raiffeisen Schweiz 
Thomas Allemann, Chief Digital Officer, EFG International

AI — Striking the balance between human and machine 

3:40 p.m.

Gerd Leonhard, futurist and humanist

4:20 p.m.

Aperitif and networking

September 19-20, 2023
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GDI Gottlieb Duttweiler Institute, Zurich, Switzerland