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Masterclass: De-risking SCF through Digitalisation
Masterclass: De-risking SCF through Digitalisation
19 February 2024

In the dynamic global business landscape, supply chain finance plays a pivotal role in ensuring the smooth flow of capital and goods across diverse networks. As industries evolve and face unprecedented challenges, the integration of digital transformation in supply chain finance has emerged as a crucial strategy for de-risking and fostering resilience.  

On 21 March, FCI Academy, in partnership with SCHUMANN, will host the Masterclass: De-Risking SCF through Digitalisation. It will delve into the transformative power of digitalisation in mitigating risks and enhancing efficiency for financial institutions and other stakeholders within the realm of supply chain finance.  

Key Takeaways 

Over 3 hours, participants will hear from leading industry experts on risk mitigation techniques through digitalisation. The Masterclass will also feature Q&A sessions, where the audience can engage with the speakers, ask questions, and clarify any doubts they have. Attendees will leave this event with: 

  • Strategic Insights: Gain a deep understanding of the digital landscape transforming supply chain finance.  
  • Risk Mitigation: Learn cutting-edge strategies to de-risk your supply chain through digitalisation.  
  • Industry Best Practices: Explore real-world case studies and success stories from leaders in supply chain finance.  
  • Networking Opportunities: Connect with industry experts, peers, and potential collaborators. 

Key sessions covered during the Masterclass will include:  

Supply Chain Finance in the Age of Digitalisation: Possibilities and Dangers 

will provide an in-depth analysis of the latest digital process trends related to supply chain finance. The speech will cover the various possibilities and potential pitfalls that companies can face when dealing with these trends. The keynote speaker, Mr. Eugenio Cavenaghi, Managing Director, Head of Working Capital Advisory and Structured Trade, Europe, Banco Santander, S.A., will also provide an introduction to Trade Finance Market Dynamics and Digital Services, with a particular focus on Factoring and Receivables Finance. This segment will provide an overview of how trade finance is evolving in response to the digitalisation of the industry, and how companies can leverage digital services to improve their business processes. 

How Artificial Intelligence is Being Applied to Every Stage of Risk Management, followed by an interactive Q&A 

This panel discussion will cover financial inclusion, credit scoring, fraud risk management, and ESG.  The panel will discuss the opportunities and challenges with AI in Risk Management, Data Analytics, and the legal considerations regarding the utilisation of AI within the European Framework and at the National level. The discussion will be moderated by Mr. Robert Meters, the Director of Global Business at SCHUMANN, and will feature panellists including Mr. Christian Faber from Bette Westenberger Brink in Germany, and Mr. Franz Maier from Atradius in Austria, with more to be confirmed this week. 

The Utilisation of technology in fraud-driven and credit risk-driven risk mitigation and decision-making processes 

This presentation will be delivered by Mr. Robert Meters, and Mr. Oswald Kuyler from MonetaGo. The presentation will focus on the effective utilisation of technology in mitigating fraud-driven and credit risk-driven risks, and the various decision-making processes. The discussion will include detailed case studies and practical tips to help attendees understand the role of technology in managing risks related to fraud and credit, and how it can be leveraged to optimize decision-making processes. The presenters will also explore the latest technology trends and advancements that can be used to enhance risk management and decision-making capabilities.  

>> Download the Brochure 

This Masterclass is an excellent opportunity for anyone interested in the new digital trends in supply chain finance to network with like-minded professionals and gain valuable insights into the latest developments in the industry. Join us for this transformative masterclass that will reshape the way you navigate the digital landscape of finance!  

>> Register to attend 

Those who register to attend this Masterclass can get EUR 25 off the 9th European Factoring Summit with the discount code in your confirmation email.