What does responsible banking mean for the education, training and development of bankers?

  • 23 September 2021
  • Conference
Event Details

This year’s Annual Banking Conference will be held virtually on 21st, 22nd and 23rd September 2021 (each day’s session to run from 8am -9.30 am BST). 

Join us for the third webinar of the series where our expert panel will discuss “what does responsible banking mean for the education, training and development of bankers?"

Our panel members will discuss:

  • What are the implications of “responsible banking” in general, and the Principles in particular, for the education, training and development of bankers?
  • How do you get individuals to understand the UN Principles for Responsible Banking so they can be embedded in their organisations?

  • How is it part of their future learning curriculum?

Keynote Speaker

Simon Thompson

Simon Thompson

Chartered Banker Institute | Chief Executive


Simon leads the Institute’s thought leadership on green and sustainable banking.  He has been Chief Executive of the Institute since 2007, and for more than a decade has led our work on enhancing and sustaining customer-focused, ethical professionalism and responsible banking.  In 2011, Simon led the establishment of the Chartered Banker Professional Standards Board (CB:PSB).

Simon led the development of the world’s first benchmark qualification for green finance, the Green Finance Certificate, launched in 2018, and is editor of Principles and Practice of Green Finance that underpins the course programme.  He has contributed two new chapters to the 2019 update, on Fintech in Green Finance and the Role of the Green Finance Professional.  In 2018, Simon represented the Institute at the UN Climate Change Summit (COP24) in Katowice, Poland.

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Dr. Hank Huang

Dr. Hank Huang

Taiwan Academy of Banking and Finance | President


Dr. Huang received his PhD in Urban and Regional Planning from National Taipei University in 2001. He led the BOT Research Center at the Taiwan Economic Research Institute (TIER) from 2003 to 2008, serving as project leader for several projects. He designed a nationwide procurement mechanism for private participation in wastewater treatment systems, created cash flow management methods for local governments, and also designed a development approach for regional target industries.

Later, he was appointed Director of the Finance Department of the Yilan County Government, located in the Northeast of Taiwan. Yilan faced a serious deficit at the time, in 2011. Dr. Huang reversed the decay in public finances and achieved the first surplus in two decades.   

Dr. Huang joined the Taiwan Academy of Banking and Finance (TABF) as Vice President in 2016, and subsequently became President in 2017, not only creating new revenue sources, but also shaping new thinking at the forty-year old institution.  He introduced courses on FinTech, Leadership, and Risk Management, enlarged the scope of online training, and improved the certification process. His ambition is to internationalize the organization in line with the growing needs of the Taiwanese financial services sector.

We are delighted to have AICBFINSIA, IIBF and TABF as supporting partners of this Conference. 

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Date and Schedule

Thursday 23rd September

08:00 - 09:30 am BST

Booking Details

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