FIA Forum: Taipei 2023

31 August 2023 • 1:30 PM - 5:15 PM GMT +8 • Shangri-La's Far Eastern Plaza Hotel, Taipei
FIA comes to Taipei in August 2023 where we will discuss regional and local issues and developments impacting the use of listed and cleared derivatives. Attendees will hear from regional market participants, exchanges, and regulators about trends in trading and clearing, products, and industry operations.
Registration is closed. 





1:30 pm 


2:15 pm
Welcome Remarks
  • Tzu-Hsin Wu, Chairman, Taiwan Futures Exchange
Taipei Welcome Remarks
2:20 pm
Keynote Address
  • Jean Chiu, Vice Chairperson, Financial Supervisory Commission
Jean Chiu
2:35 pm 
The Exchanges: What’s Next?  

As the current markets experience tremendous growth in both capital allocation and trading activity, what influence will megatrends, such as new technologies, digital assets and ESG, have on listed derivatives markets? These exchange leaders will come together and discuss their views on how these and other factors may impact the industry.



  • Chris Bainbridge, Head of Prime Brokerage & Clearing, Asia-Pacific, SG Securities (HK) Ltd


  • Nicolas Aguzin, Chief Executive Officer, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd
  • Dr. Rinjai Chakornpipat, MD, Thailand Futures Exchange
  • Chien-Lung Chou, Chief Executive Officer, Taiwan Futures Exchange
  • Maria Levanti, President & COO, ICE Futures Singapore & ICE Clear Singapore
  • Michael Peters, Chief Executive Officer, Eurex Frankfurt AG
Panel 1


3:25 pm 
Networking Coffee Break

Sponsored by CME Group 


3:55 pm 
Navigating a Volatile Global Environment

Global markets have witnessed persistent volatility in recent years.  In this session, a diverse group of industry experts will discuss the current driving forces and emerging trends that are shaping the markets. Gain insights on how to navigate this challenging landscape and capitalize on the opportunities that abound, while also addressing the obstacles that impede sustainable growth.



  • Bill Herder, Head of Asia-Pacific, FIA


  • Sean Freer, Director, Global Equity Indices, S&P Dow Jones Indices
  • Denise Huang, Senior Vice President, Taiwan Futures Exchange
  • Pat Kenny, SVP, Client Relations - CQG & Board of Directors - Association of Futures Markets, CQG/AFM
  • Dr. Julian Liu, Chairman, Yuanta Securities Investment Trust Co. Ltd.
  • Teyu Che Chern, Chief Executive Officer, Phillip Nova
Taipei 2023 Global Environment


4:45 pm 
Cocktail Reception

Sponsored by Taifex 
Shangri-La's Far Eastern Plaza Hotel, Taipei


Far Eastern Grand Ballroom (Level 3)
Shangri-La Far Eastern Plaza Hotel 

201 Tun Hwa South Road, Section 2 
Taipei, 106, Taiwan