AGENDA 2021

Latest agenda for virtual conference FinTech World Forum 2021 being held online on March 25-26.

25th March (Online)
08:55 AM
WELCOME REMARKS & OVERVIEW

09:00 AM
KEYNOTE I: FUTURE OF FINANCIAL SERVICES WITH AI, ML AND FINTECH

Ricky Knox, CEO, Tandem Bank

09:20 AM
KEYNOTE II: CREATING THE ANDROID OF BANKING

Siri G. Børsum, VP Finance Vertical Global Partnerships & Eco-Development, Huawei Consumer Business Group Huawei Technologies Co.,Ltd.

09:40 AM
KEYNOTE III: OPEN BANKING OPPORTUNITIES WITH FINTECH SOLUTIONS

Speaker TBC, MasterCard

10:00 AM
KEYNOTE IV: EXPLORING THE IMPACT OF BLOCKCHAIN ON PAYMENTS & LENDING

Emmanuel Marchal, Global Head of Sales, ConsenSys

10:20 AM
ONLINE NETWORKING BREAK

10:50 AM
KEYNOTE V: REGTECH, COMPLIANCE AND FINTECH - CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES!

Speaker TBC, HSBC

11:10 AM
KEYNOTE VI: WEALTHTECH WITH FINTECH - EMERGING TRENDS POST BREXIT!

Speaker TBC, UBS

11:30 AM
PANEL DISCUSSION: HOW MOBILE BANKS AND FINTECH START UPS WILL TRANSFORM FINANCIAL MARKETS

12:30 PM
ONLINE NETWORKING BREAK

01:00 PM
How to select the proper digital transformation platform.

Benoit Grangé, CTO, OneSpan

01:15 PM
The Future of Global FinTech Post COVID-19

Melissa C. Guzy , Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Arbor Ventures

01:30 PM
Seamless is secure: the trade-off between frictionless customer journeys and consumer security

Brian Harris, SVP, Head of Product Management, Issuer & eSecurity Services, NETS

01:45 PM
AI WITHIN FINANCIAL SERVICES: THE STRONG USE CASE FOR USING UNSUPERVISED MACHINE LEARNING WITHIN CAPITAL MARKETS.

Jeremy Sosabowski, CEO, ALGO DYNAMIX

02:00 PM
ONLINE NETWORKING BREAK

02:15 PM
ADVANCING IN DIGITAL CULTURE

Christian Hull, EMEA Digital Lead, BNY Mellon

02:30 PM
New Banking Models: Strategies and Collaboration

Pedro Pinto Coelh, Chairman & CEO | Banco BNI Europa

02:45 PM
Transformation of International payments

Nick Ogden, Founder, ClearBank

03:00 PM
Solving global trade finance for small and medium businesses.

Nelson Holzner, CEO & Co-Founder, MODIFI

03:15 PM
END OF DAY 1

26th March (Online)
09:00 AM
KEYNOTE I: ‘Embedding Finance into your Customer Experience.

Nigel Vierdon, CEO, Railsbank

09:20 AM
KEYNOTE II: Digital Finance & EU Blockchain Initiatives.

Caroline Kaeb, Policy Officer, European Commission, DG CONNECT

09:40 AM
KEYNOTE III: Impact of the CV19 on SME lending: accelerating the digital transformation

Katrin Herrling, CEO & Co-Founder Funding Xchange

10:00 AM
KEYNOTE IV: Past Tense, Future Perfect: OpenPayd, Co-Operation, and the Fintech Model for Tomorrow

Sophie Guibaud Chief Growth Officer, OpenPayd

10:20 AM
ONLINE NETWORKING BREAK

10:50 AM
KEYNOTE V: SME LENDING & FUTURE OF FINANCIAL SERVICES WITH COVID-19 AND FINTECH?

Richard​ Davies, Chief Executive Officer Allica Bank

11:10 AM
KEYNOTE VI: Intelligent Workflows in Financial Markets

Søren F. Mortensen, Director, Global Financial Markets, IBM Industry Academy Member, IBM UK LTD

11:30 AM
PANEL DISCUSSION: EXPLORING DISRUPTION AND INNOVATION IN THE GLOBAL FINTECH MARKET 2020-2021

12:30 PM
ONLINE NETWORKING BREAK

01:00 PM
How can Fintechs navigate the payment and foreign exchange landscape across emerging and frontier markets

Steven Marshall, CCO, Crown Agents Bank

01:30 PM
ONE YEAR OF PSD2 – WHERE ARE WE NOW?

Leon Muis, CBO, Yolt Technology Services

01:45 PM
How successful advisors are pivoting to social to engage high net worth investors

Steve Watt, Vice President, Marketing, Grapevine6

02:00 PM
ONLINE NETWORKING BREAK

02:30 PM
Using smart contracts to underwrite climate risk

Duncan Johnston-Watt, CEO & Co-founder at BTP

02:45 PM
Future of Money and discovering applications of Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDC)

James Wester, Research Director, Worldwide Blockchain Strategies

03:00 PM
Money without borders - instant, convenient, transparent

Yoni Arbel, Head of Treasury Team, TransferWise

03:15 PM
HOW CRYPTOCURRENCY WILL IMPACT FINTECH SOLUTIONS

Speaker TBC, NEXO BANK