AGENDA 2017

Latest agenda for FinTech World Forum 2017 being held in London on November 21-22, 2017.

21st November
08:00 AM
REGISTRATIONS OPEN FOR 2017

08:55 AM
WELCOME REMARKS AND OVERVIEW

09:00 AM
KEYNOTE I: HOW FINTECH WILL TRANSFORM THE FUTURE OF FINANCIAL SERVICES GLOBALLY
Imran Gulamhuseinwala - Global Head of FinTech , EY ( Ernst & Young )

09:25 AM
KEYNOTE II: FinTech Due diligence – a Buyer Perspective
Alexis Christofides - Director , Deloitte LLP

09:50 AM
KEYNOTE III: TAKING CROWDFUNDING TO THE NEXT LEVEL WITH FINTECH
Goncalo de Vasconcelos - CEO , SYNDICATE ROOM

10:15 AM
NETWORKING & REFRESHMENTS BREAK

10:45 AM
KEYNOTE IV: EXPLORING THE LINKS BETWEEN BLOCKCHAIN AND FINTECH
Keith Bear - Vice President, Financial Markets , IBM

11:00 AM
KEYNOTE V: Loyalty Programs on Blockchain & FinTech
Reto Preisig - Group Technology - CTO , UBS

11:25 AM
PANEL DISCUSSION: LATEST TRENDS IN GLOBAL FINTECH MARKET 2018-2019!

12:30 PM
LUNCH BREAK – BUFFET

01:45 PM
EXPLORING THE NEW ROLE OF FINTECH IN DIGITAL BANKING SERVICES
Francis Mac Aonghus - Strategic Industry Lead, CX Strategy , ORACLE

02:00 PM
EMERGING MARKETS AND THE IMPACT OF FINTECH
Janina Lowisz - CMO , CASHAA (Auxesis Group)

02:15 PM
Exploring the SME lending landscape in FinTech
Catherine Lewis La Torre - CEO , BBI (British Business Investments)

02:30 PM
NETWORKING & REFRESHMENTS BREAK

03:15 PM
Accelerating fintech in Egypt
Rami I. El-Dokany - Managing Director , PRIDE CAPITAL

03:30 PM
WHY BIG DATA ANALYTICS WILL BE KEY FOR FINTECH STRATEGY
Megan Caywood - CPO (Chief Platform Officer) , STARLING BANK

04:00 PM
DRINKS RECEPTION (END OF DAY 1)

22nd November
08:15 AM
REGISTRATIONS OPEN FOR 2017

08:55 AM
WELCOME REMARKS AND OVERVIEW

09:00 AM
KEYNOTE I: Future of Payments with FinTech and BlockChain
Tony Craddock - Director General , Emerging Payments Association (EPA)

09:25 AM
KEYNOTE II: APPLYING BLOCKCHAIN AND AI FOR SMART CONTRACTS
Adi Ben-Ari - CEO , APPLIED BLOCKCHAIN

10:00 AM
NETWORKING & REFRESHMENTS BREAK

10:35 AM
KEYNOTE IV: Blockchain Era of Private Banking
Cyrus Fazel - Founder and CEO , SwissBorg

11:00 AM
KEYNOTE V: EXPLORING NEW BANKING MODELS WITH FINTECH
Christina Hamilton - VP of Partnerships and International Expansion , WU

11:25 AM
PANEL DISCUSSION: EMERGING FINTECH CHALLENGES FACING BANKS AND FINANCIAL SERVICES FIRMS

12:05 PM
EMERGING MARKETS: CHINA AND FINTECH SECTOR
Thorsten Terweiden - Deputy Head (Fintech) , Government of Hong Kong

12:30 PM
LUNCH BREAK – BUFFET

01:45 PM
A PRIVATE EQUITY VIEW OF FINTECH MARKET
Giles Gade - CEO , CROSSRIVER BANK

02:15 PM
Welcome to The Digital Asset Bank: NEXO BANK
Antoni Trenchev - CEO , NEXO BANK

02:35 PM
NETWORKING & REFRESHMENTS BREAK

03:15 PM
Digital Human – Winning Experiences in Banking
Bhavesh Vghela - Digital Product Owner , TSB (Lloyds TSB)

03:30 PM
FUTURE OF BANKING AS A PLATFORM
Rinse Jacobs - Director of Strategic Partnerships , SOLARIS BANK

03:45 PM
DRINKS RECEPTION

04:45 PM
END OF FINTECH WORLD FORUM 2017