October 1, 2020 | 11:00 AM ET

The Year Ahead Revisited:
Vikram Pandit Presents The Road to Resilience

The Road to Resilience

In today’s rapidly evolving world, change is the one constant that unifies business leaders across the globe. Covid-19 wreaked havoc on the global economy forcing companies to quickly adapt to drastically different environments. In the financial industry technology took center stage as companies raced to transform overnight to a virtual workforce, strengthen security and improve operational efficiency in order to survive.
How has the global pandemic changed the face of the financial workforce forever? How are executives handling disruptive innovation to build resilient flows of resources amid global turmoil?
At this virtual briefing, The Year Ahead Revisited, Bloomberg convenes global business leaders to discuss the most pressing questions that shape the world economy. We’ll focus on how the COVID-19 pandemic has dramatically altered our expectations and what the future holds for global business.

October 1 - Thursday

11:00 am

Welcome Remarks


11:02 am

Opening Remarks


11:05 am

Roadmap to the Future



11:35 am

Audience Q&A with Vikram Pandit



11:55 am

Closing Remarks


12:00 pm

Event Concludes


Vikram Pandit

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer The Orogen Group

Bridget van Kralingen

Senior Vice President IBM Global Markets

Erik Schatzker

Editor-at-Large Bloomberg Television


IBM has put clients first for over 100 years. Now, IBM is changing how the world works by building smarter businesses. We’re using technologies like AI, cloud, blockchain, IoT and Quantum to help our clients transform their industries during uncertain times.

Financial institutions around the world trust that IBM will be there for them. In fact, IBM works with 97 of the world’s top 100 banks. IBM Cloud is trusted by 47 of the Fortune 50 and has the highest overall customer rating among leading cloud providers (Gartner Peer Insights, 1Q2020). In 2020, IBM launched the IBM Cloud for Financial Services. Built on the IBM Public Cloud, it is the first such platform to meet the rigorous requirements of banks and financial markets. Anchor clients include Bank of America, BNP Paribas, and Japan’s MUFG. IBM Cloud with Hyper Protect Services is powered by the same industry-leading security found in IBM Z. “Keep Your Own Key” encryption backed by the highest level of commercially available security, Red Hat’s leadership in open source, and the regulatory expertise of IBM Promontory make IBM Cloud the industry’s most secure and open public cloud for business.