Agenda Day 1


Morning Keynote Sessions

8:20 am - 8:30 am Opening remarks

8:30 am - 9:00 am Keynote Fireside Chat: How Revolut are changing the way we bank

Nikolay Storonsky - CEO & Co-Founder, Revolut
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Nikolay Storonsky

CEO & Co-Founder
Revolut

9:00 am - 9:30 am How cloud technology is accelerating banking infrastructure

9:30 am - 10:30 am Keynote Panel Discussion: 2008 vs 2021, How can FinTech drive an innovative recovery?

Zachary Smith - SVP Product, Chime
Ashok Vaswani - CEO, Consumer Banking & Payments, Barclays
Daniel Eberhard - CEO and Co-Founder, KOHO
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Zachary Smith

SVP Product
Chime

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Ashok Vaswani

CEO, Consumer Banking & Payments
Barclays

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Daniel Eberhard

CEO and Co-Founder
KOHO

10:30 am - 11:00 am The changing face of payments

10:40 am - 11:10 am Networking Break and Exhibition

Demos at Virtual Booths 

Morning Breakout Tracks


PayTech Connect

11:10 am - 11:40 am The US Banknote 1862-2021

PayTech Connect

11:40 am - 12:30 pm Panel: What does the US payments ecosystem look like post COVID
Kothai Senthil - VP, Head of Payments, Albertsons Companies
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Kothai Senthil

VP, Head of Payments
Albertsons Companies

PayTech Connect

12:30 pm - 1:00 pm How technology is driving the future of retail payments


Blockchain Connect

11:10 am - 11:40 am Tokenization everywhere – why tokenized assets are driving enterprise productivity

Blockchain Connect

11:40 am - 12:30 pm Panel: Blockchain in financial services – can digital assets improve profitability and productivity?
Mariana Gomez de la Villa - Distributed Ledger Technology Program Director, ING
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Mariana Gomez de la Villa

Distributed Ledger Technology Program Director
ING

Blockchain Connect

12:30 pm - 1:00 pm Embracing the interoperability that is enabling the success of institutional blockchain

RegTech Connect

11:10 am - 11:40 am Agile risk management in Digital Banking
Philippa Girling - Chief Risk Officer, Varo Bank
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Philippa Girling

Chief Risk Officer
Varo Bank

RegTech Connect

11:40 am - 12:30 pm Panel: Innovation vs regulation – Who wins out?

RegTech Connect

12:30 pm - 1:00 pm Effectively leveraging RegTech to drive your transformation agenda

DX Connect

11:10 am - 11:40 am Driving Innovation through collaboration
Hans Brown - Head of Enterprise Innovation and CIO for Corporate Technology, BNY Mellon

·        Differentiating from the competitive landscape through innovation

·        How the proliferation of interconnectivity is dictating digital strategies within financial institutions

·        Collaborating with vendors, customers and other banks to achieve your innovation goals 

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Hans Brown

Head of Enterprise Innovation and CIO for Corporate Technology
BNY Mellon

·        Building a resilient business model to withstand crises

·        Upgrading existing processes vs implementing new ones

·        Creating an agile and adaptive business model 

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Pedro Pintho Coelho

Executive Chairman
Banco BNI Europa

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Zemfira Khisaeva

VP Tech & Enterprise Strategy
Scotiabank

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Laurin Hainey

CEO and Co-Founder
Fair Money

DX Connect

12:30 pm - 1:00 pm Overhauling legacy systems at an incumbent bank


1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Networking Break and Lunch & Learns

Afternoon Breakout Tracks

PayTech Connect

2:00 pm - 2:50 pm Panel: During this period of accelerated digital transformation how do banks and merchants keep their payments secure?
Eileen M. Holcomb - Head of Strategy & Client Experience for Digital Channels, J.P. Morgan
Swapna Malekar - Product Manager, RBC
Sarika Sangwan - Global Strategy & Marketing Lead - Financial Services, Pinterest
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Eileen M. Holcomb

Head of Strategy & Client Experience for Digital Channels
J.P. Morgan

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Swapna Malekar

Product Manager
RBC

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Sarika Sangwan

Global Strategy & Marketing Lead - Financial Services
Pinterest

PayTech Connect

2:50 pm - 3:20 pm Instant payments and instant fraud: collaborating and embracing technology to combat threats

Blockchain Connect

2:00 pm - 2:50 pm Panel: The Value of Bitcoin – inflated expectations or long term bet?
Lale Akoner - Senior Market Strategist, BNY Mellon
Diana Barrero Zalles - Research Associate, Bandman Advisors
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Lale Akoner

Senior Market Strategist
BNY Mellon

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Diana Barrero Zalles

Research Associate
Bandman Advisors

Blockchain Connect

2:50 pm - 3:20 pm Moving forwards in the era of digital assets

·        Utilizing data science in the role of AML

·        Building a robust cybersecurity and data strategy

·        Secure digital collaboration while remote working post COVID-19

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Brendan Welter

Chief Security and Technology Officer
Sterling National Bank

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Andy Vikayanon

Cyber Security Analyst
Navy Federal Credit Union

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Dimitrios Tzimas

Head of Cybersecurity Architecture Services
UBS

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Duke Sheow

Deputy CPC
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

RegTech Connect

2:50 pm - 3:20 pm Automating KYC and on boarding to enhance the customer experience

DX Connect

2:00 pm - 2:50 pm Panel: In the age of Covid-19, what is the ‘new normal’ in financial services?
Wesley Wright - Chief Commercial and Product Officer, Varo Bank


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Wesley Wright

Chief Commercial and Product Officer
Varo Bank

DX Connect

2:50 pm - 3:20 pm Which digital strategy goals should financial institutions prioritize?


3:20 pm - 4:50 pm Networking Break and Exhibition

Closing Keynotes

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Ben Schack

Head, US Digital Partnerships
BMO Financial Group

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Rita Martins

Digital Transformation Lead
HSBC

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Jamie Broadbent

Head of Digital & Innovation
RBS International

4:40 pm - 5:10 pm CLOSING KEYNOTE Fireside Chat: Bridging the gap in the age of the new economy

Natasha Bansgopaul - Co Founder and COO, VegaX Holdings, White House Presidential Innovation Fellow 2021
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Natasha Bansgopaul

Co Founder and COO, VegaX Holdings
White House Presidential Innovation Fellow 2021