Meetings & Webinars

Upcoming Events

  1. The Investor’s perspective – Reasons and ways for non-bank investors to invest in trade receivables - Challenges and key requirements

    28 May

    The WOA's Learning Lab on Receivables as an Asset Class decided to merge the third and fourth session of the series into one "big session" on the relation of non-bank investors to Receivables. Join André Casterman, Christoph Gugelmann, Andy Tananbaum and Marc Clapasson for another lively debate.

  2. WOA e-roundtable "Risks and Receivables Finance : How can technology help?"

    04 June

    Can Risk Management be automated?

    What role can technology play?

    What about new developments such as AI?

    A lively discussion about risks in invoice finance and how technology can support.

  3. The Investor's perspective: Credit Risk Transparency

    18 June

    The fifth e-roundtable session organized by WOA's Learning Lab on Receivables as an Asset Class. Join André Casterman, Christoph Gugelmann, and other community experts for an interesting discussion.

  4. WOA Keynote e-meeting : Hardin Tibbs, futurist, interviewed by Simon Featherstone

    02 July

    A leading futurist discusses the future of finance and what it means for the world of open account financing  

  5. First WOA Community Convention - "A World of Opportunities"

    07 October

    Registrations are open! The first WOA Convention will take place in Antwerp, Belgium on 7-8. October 2019.

  6. WOA New Year's Event : Save the Date : 16th of January 2020 at DLA Piper in London!

    16 January

    The World of Open Account Community gathers in London at the start of the new year.

Past Events

  1. Launch Event - World of Open Account

    10 December

    The international launch event of WOA took place in London on 10 December 2018

  2. Webinars on Launch of World of Open Account

    13 December

    For those who could not attend the Launch event in London on 10 December.

  3. WOA e-roundtable "Receivables as an Asset Class - an introduction"

    25 February

    Learning Lab facilitator André Casterman and Community Expert Alexander Malaket will introduce with this e-meeting a series of webinars on "receivables as an asset class".

  4. WOA e-roundtable "2019 Trends and Challenges in SCF"

    21 March

    Meet the WOA Learning Lab experts on SCF  -  Buyer-led Receivables Finance during an interactive e-roundtable.

  5. WOA e-roundtable "The Originator's Perspective : Receivables as an Asset Class - Part 2"

    26 March

    Join André Casterman, Margrith Lütschg-Emmenegger, Johanna Wissing and Andy Tananbaum in this second WOA web-meeting on Receivables as an Asset Class

  6. First WOA e-roundtable on Blockchain and AI

    28 March

    Join the WOA Community experts from the Fintech & Innovation Learning Lab for a free live session on practical use of Blockchain and AI in Receivables Finance.

  7. WOA e-roundtable "Credit Insurance and Receivables Finance : Je t'aime, moi non plus"

    09 April

    The WOA Learning Lab on International Open Account Trade Finance organizes a web-discussion on the sometimes difficult relationship between Invoice Financiers and Credit Insurers. 

  8. WOA e-roundtable : "On or Off-Balance sheet?" a hot topic for SCF!

    23 April

    WOA Community Experts from the SCF Learning Lab will discuss Accounting & Rating Implications when structuring SCF/Buyer-Led Payables Funding programs.

Partner Events


  1. ITFA 46th Annual International Trade and Forfaiting Conference


    The highlight of the trade finance conference year, the ITFA 46th Annual International Trade and Forfaiting Conference will take place at the Marriott Hotelin Budapest, Hungary from Wednesday 4th September to Friday 6th September, 2019

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