7th Annual Conference on the Banking Union

Postponed: Frankfurt, 6 May 2020

Due to the corona pandemic crisis, the 7th Annual Conference on the Banking Union is postponed until further notice.


Markus Benzing

Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP

Florian Drinhausen

General Counsel, Deutsche Bank

Sebastian Ehlert

Risk & Regulatory, Deposit Solutions GmbH

Andrea Enria

Chair of the Supervisory Board,
European Central Bank

Seraina Grünewald

Chair for European and Comparative Financial Law, Radboud University Nijmegen

Simone Kämpfer

Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP

Thorsten Pötzsch

Executive Director, BaFin

Silvia Schmitten-Walgenbach

Chair of the Board, The Association of Foreign Banks in Germany

Mark Wahrenburg

Professor, Institute for Law and Finance Goethe Universität Frankfurt

The Annual Conference on the Banking Union brings together European and domestic supervisors and regulators, financial industry experts, legal advisers and academics which discuss the current state of play in the banking sector with a strong focus on regulatory and supervisory issues. The conference is jointly organised by the international law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, the Institute for Law and Finance, Goethe University, and the Center for Financial Studies in Frankfurt. Since inception in 2014, the conference has become a highly respected regular banking industry forum for key decision-makers from supervisory and regulatory authorities as well as academics and practitioners from all over Europe.