Tentative Programme – BIIS 2013 Day 1, Tuesday (18 June 2013)

08:30 Registration and Morning Coffee
09:30 OPENING CEREMONY

Royal Address / Sabda
His Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah Ibni His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah
The Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office, Brunei Darusssalam as Chairman of Autoriti Monetari Brunei Darussalam (AMBD) Board of Directors

KEYNOTE PRESENTATION 1
HE Dr Ahmad Mohamed Ali Al Madani
President, Islamic Development Bank, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

10:30 Coffee Break
11:00 SESSION ONE: ISLAMIC FINANCE AND INVESTMENT – THE ROAD AHEAD

  • Liquidity and Investment
  • Building the Islamic Equity
  • Human Capital Development
  • Standardisation and Harmonisation
  • Product Development and Enhancement
  • Regulatory and Governance

Moderator: A. Rushdi Siddiqui Co-founder and Managing Director, AZKA Capital

Panelists:

  • Sheikh Nizam Yaquby Shariah Scholar, Bahrain
  • Prof Dato Dr. Mohd Azmi Omar Director General, IRTI – IDB, Jeddah
  • Iqbal Khan CEO, Fajr Capital, UAE
  • Richard Thomas CEO, Gatehouse Bank Plc, UK
  • Badlisyah Abd Ghani CEO, CIMB Islamic
12:30 Lunch / Networking

Hosted by Hosted by CIMB Islamic

14:00

KEYNOTE PRESENTATION 2:

HE Dato Paduka Haji Bahrin Bin Abdullah
Deputy Minister of Finance, Ministry of Finance, Brunei Darussalam

14:30 SESSION TWO: GLOBAL SUKUK OUTLOOK – OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES

  • Future & Current Trends of Global Sukuk Market
  • Examining & Reviewing Key Deals in 2012-2013
  • Sovereign Sukuk: Issues & Strategies Towards Strengthening Future
  • Sukuk Default – Issues & Challenges
  • Shariah and Legal Issues in Sukuk Market

Moderator: Pengiran Izad-Ryan b PLKDR Pengiran Haji Bahrin Partner, Messrs Pengiran Izad and Lee, Brunei Darussalam

Panelists:

  • Dr. Mohd Daud Bakar Group Chairman, Amanie Advisors
  • Javed Ahmad Kamil Hassan Managing Director, Bank Islam Brunei Darussalam
  • Ahmad Najib Nazlan Executive Director, Amundi Islamic Malaysia Sdn. Bhd.
  • Datuk Jamelah Jamaluddin Managing Director, KFH Investment Banking
  • Mohieddine Kronfol CIO Global Sukuk and MENA Fixed Income, Franklin Templeton Investments (ME), UAE
  • Ferzana Haq Norton Rose, Singapore
16:00 SESSION THREE: ISLAMIC FUNDS, INVESTMENTS AND WEALTH MANAGEMENT

  • Islamic Finance & Halal Industry
  • Takaful Fund
  • Islamic Fund Products
  • The Case Study on Brunei Gas Carriers Vessel Financing Ijara Structure
  • Shariah Issues in Islamic Funds & Wealth Management Products

Moderator: Hairul Azrin Haji Besar Senior Lecturer, Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD)

Panelists:

  • Sheikh Essam Eshaq Shariah Scholar, Bahrain
  • Rushdi Siddiqui Co-founder and Managing Director, AZKA Capital
  • Sulaiman A. Alireza Director, Asiya Investments, Hong Kong
  • Money A. Salam President, Saturna Capital
  • Shawn Chong Lu Er Solicitor, Watson, Farley & Williams, Singapore
17:30 Tea Break / END OF DAY ONE