AGENDA 2018

Latest agenda for FinTech World Forum 2018 being held in London on May 30-31, 2018.

30th May 2018
08:00 AM
DAY 1 - REGISTRATION

08:55 AM
WELCOME REMARKS & OVERVIEW

09:00 AM
KEYNOTE I: Blockchain In Financial Markets
Søren F. Mortensen - Director, Financial Markets - IBM Financial Services Industry Platforms , IBM

09:20 AM
KEYNOTE II: AI & The Teslification of banking: The role of ethical AI in financial services
Symon Garfield - Digital Strategy Advisor (Financial Services) , MICROSOFT

09:40 AM
KEYNOTE III: Open Banking: A case study of a open banking in action: STARLING BANK
Megan Caywood - Chief Platform Officer , Starling Bank

10:00 AM
KEYNOTE IV: EMERGING TRENDS IN FINTECH INVESTMENT LANDSCAPE
Sandra Watson - President & CEO , ARIZONA COMMERCE AUTHORITY

10:20 AM
MORNING REFRESHMENTS AND NETWORKING BREAK

10:50 AM
KEYNOTE V: FUTURE OF BANKING AS A PLATFORM
Dr. Roland Folz - CEO , solarisBank AG

11:10 AM
KEYNOTE VI: Transforming Payments with FinTech Disruption
Jacqueline Keogh - Global Head of Payments, GTM , WU (WESTERN UNION)

11:30 AM
PANEL DISCUSSION: EMERGING TRENDS AND OPPORTUNITIES IN GLOBAL FINTECH MARKET 2018-2020
Greg Michel - Fintech Lead , TECH NATION

Moderator:

  • Greg Michel - Fintech Lead , TECH NATION
  • Panelists:
  • Megan Caywood - Chief Platform Officer , Starling Bank
  • Sandra Watson - President & CEO , ARIZONA COMMERCE AUTHORITY
  • Dr. Roland Folz - CEO , solarisBank AG
  • Jacqueline Keogh - Global Head of Payments, GTM , WU (WESTERN UNION)
  • Søren F. Mortensen Director, Financial Markets - IBM Financial Services Industry Platforms , IBM

12:30 PM
LUNCH BREAK - BUFFET

01:30 PM
ESTABLISHING FINTECH ONBOARDING STANDARDS
Greg Michel - Fintech Lead , TECH NATION

01:45 PM
Future of Lending with Crypto Assets
Antoni Trenchev - Managing Partner , NEXO BANK

02:00 PM
Leveraging Technological Innovation to Lower Perceived and Real Risks in Africa.
Steven Marshall - Chief Commercial Officer , CROWN AGENTS BANK

02:15 PM
THE ROLE OF AI & ALGORITHMS IN RISK FORECASTING
Dr. Jeremy Sosabowski - CEO , ALGODYNAMIX

02:30 PM
NETWORKING & REFRESHMENT BREAK

03:15 PM
FinTech's Impact on Online Currency Exchange
Aleksandra Wodzisławska - CEO , Aforti Exchange S.A.

03:30 PM
How fintech is disrupting customer service in retail banking
Jessica Fredican - Head of Digital Product Services , CAPITAL ONE

03:45 PM
Cryptocurrencies and borderless "banking"
Ada Vaughan - Executive Director, EU & UK , BRD

04:00 PM
DRINKS RECEPTION

05:00 PM
END OF DAY 1 - CONFERENCE DAY ONE – MAY 8, 2018

31st May 2018
08:00 AM
DAY 2 - REGISTRATION

08:55 AM
WELCOME REMARKS & OVERVIEW

09:00 AM
KEYNOTE I: A FinTech Data Pipeline
Grant Caley - UK&I Chief Technologist , NETAPP

09:20 AM
KEYNOTE II: Enabling the Internet of Value
Jeremy Light - VP of EU Strategic Accounts , RIPPLE

09:40 AM
KEYNOTE III: Crowdsourcing a bank
Ricky Knox - CEO , TANDEM BANK

10:00 AM
KEYNOTE IV: HOW FINTECH BUSINESSES GET FINANCED
Rosh Wijayarathna - Managing Director, Technology Banking , SILICON VALLEY BANK

10:20 AM
MORNING REFRESHMENTS AND NETWORKING BREAK

10:50 AM
KEYNOTE V: New game, new rules: Regulation, Consumer Banking, and Blockchain'
Marcus de Wilde - Enterprise Lead , APPLIED BLOCKCHAIN

11:10 AM
KEYNOTE VI: emerging payment innovations with fintech solutions
Nick Kerigan - Managing Director, Future Payments , BARCLAYCARD INTERNATIONAL

11:30 AM
PANEL DISCUSSION: EXPLORING DISRUPTION AND INNOVATION IN THE GLOBAL FINTECH MARKET 2018-2020
Ada Vaughan - Executive Director, EU & UK , BRD

  • Moderator:
  • Ada Vaughan Executive Director, EU & UK , BRD
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  • Panelists:
  • Grant Caley UK&I Chief Technologist , NETAPP
  • Ricky Knox CEO , TANDEM BANK
  • Marcus de Wilde - Enterprise Lead , APPLIED BLOCKCHAIN
  • Rosh Wijayarathna - Managing Director of Technology Banking , SILICON VALLEY BANK
  • Bertrand Recordier, Chief Strategy Officer. CROWN AGENTS BANK

12:30 PM
LUNCH BREAK - BUFFET

01:30 PM
Online Investing, Equity Crowdfunding and The Role of FinTech
Oliver Hammond - Senior Analyst , SYNDICATE ROOM

02:00 PM
FinTech for the Masses
Nadeem Siam - CEO , WELENDUS

02:15 PM
The Future of FinTech in Healthcare
Izzy Khan - Global Category Leader - MA&D , GSK ( GlaxoSmithKline )

02:30 PM
NETWORKING & REFRESHMENT BREAK

03:15 PM
BEEPNOW - TRANSFORMING SERVICES WITH BLOCKCHAIN
Alex Tsai - CEO , BEEPNOW

03:30 PM
The Role of Cryptocurrency & Blockchain in Entertainment Industry
Reuben Coppa - CEO & Co-founder , INTIMATE.IO

03:45 PM
Digital transformation for future KYC operating models
Corinna Reibchen - CEO , PASSCON GROUP

04:30 PM
END OF DAY 2