Credit Matters VII - Programme

Day 3

9:00 – 9:15

Plenary Helia

Defying Gravity: Good MorningCongratulating our winners and setting course for the final day.

MARK HARRISON 

9:15 – 9:45

Plenary Helia

Working can seriously effect your healthStress used to be our friend helping us to survive from ancient times but nowadays is slowly killing us. Chasing deadlines, every day, week and year? Feeling palpitations, palm sweating, headache, upset stomach? Why do we struggle with symptoms of stress in our daily routine? How can we use stress as an effective servant? How to stay healthy and live long and rich life?

Katarína Nadova, M.D.

9:50 – 10:30

HELIA Break Out
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Regional Focus

The opportunities and challenges in Latin AmericaInsights into the payment cultures in Latin America.

MERCURE Break Out
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Regional Focus

Stories from the Wild West and the Near East – Credit & Collection in GermanyInsights into the payment cultures in Germany.

ORION Break Out
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Regional Focus

Middle East Complexities and ChallengesInsights into the complex and challenging business cultures in the Middle East and how to improve your collections.

URANUS Break Out
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Regional Focus

 Panel Session

The UK: Brexit – hot air or hot topic?Brexit is only a few months away. Credit and Collection teams could be impacted like never before. This panel session is an opportunity to discuss your concerns, plans, and contingencies.

10:30 – 11:00

Cosmic Refreshment Break

11:00 – 11:40

HELIA Break Out
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Industry Verticals

Pharmaceutical and Medical DevicesI am going to give an overview into the wound management industry and the challenges it is facing, as well as providing a deeper look at the invoicing, collections and dispute issues we have, and how we work to improve our operations in these regards.

MERCURE Break Out
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Industry Verticals

Diverse credit challenges in a regional integrated oil companyThe petrochemical industry currently focuses on value creation and product portfolio optimization. Consequently, the major challenge for credit management is creating an appropriate response to new businesses, while optimally automating low-risk exposures. We are facing management of MOL’s diverse customer portfolio where there is a need for open-minded approach to new kinds of risk, professionalism, and agility.

ORION Break Out
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Industry Verticals

Automotive: It’s all Black and WhiteAndy has a wealth of experience in the operational side of OEM. This session will demonstrate how effective cash flow is vital to the supply chain.

URANUS Break Out
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Industry Verticals

Mobility IndustryExploring the challenges in the Mobility industry which includes Travel and Tourism.

11:45 – 12:30

Plenary Helia

Sponsors prize drawA highlight of Credit Matters conferences and a great opportunity to win a high quality prize.

12:30 – 13:00

Plenary Helia

Re-entryAs Credit Matters VII prepares for re-entry , we reflect on the highlights and reveal the location of Credit Matters VIII. Don't leave early…

 Wrap up and where to next yearAs Credit Matters VII prepares for re-entry , we reflect on the highlights and reveal the location of Credit Matters VIII. Don't leave early …

Mark Harrison

13:00

Touch Down, Networking & Buffet LunchAs we return to Earth, enjoy a bite to eat and make full use of this last opportunity to ask those important questions.