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3rd Nextgen Payments Forum Malta 2018 - Agenda
 

 

DAY 1
27 FEBRUARY 2018

08:30-09:30

Registration

09:30-09:45

Welcome Address by QUBE Events

09:45-10:00

Chairman opening address
Setting the scene: Overview of current  payments and regulatory landscape, highlighting challenges and opportunities
Peter Oakes, Founder, Fintech Ireland, Board Director, TransferMate & Susquehanna International

10:00-10:30 

Keynote
Paving the way forward: Fostering innovations in the financial sector to create benefits for both consumers and businesses
Marius Jurgilas, Board Member, Bank of Lithuania

10:30-11:00

Masterclass
Methods of innovation: Creating an ambidextrous 
organisation 
David Gyori, CEO, Banking Reports & Co-Author, The Fintech Book

11:00-11:30 COFFEE BREAK
11:30-12:00

Presentation
A focus on Regtech solutions: Minimising costs and maximising opportunities with the use of AI in compliance issues.

Dr. Subas Roy, Global Chairman, International Regtech Association

12:00-12:30

Masterclass TBC

12:30-14:00 LUNCH
14:00-15:00
Panel Discussion A
The Rise of Blockchain Technology: Spotlight on Regulatory challenges 
Moderator: Jonathan Galea, CEO, Bitmalta
Jan Stockhausen, Director, Kessler Stockhausen Advisory
Joseph Borg, Vice-president, Bitmalta
Carl Brincat, Legal Advisor, Malta Gaming Authority
Ronny Boesing, Co-founder & CEO, OpenLedger ApS
15:00-15:30

Presentation
Emerging technologies: Exploring the impact of AI and VR on the retail experience
Paul Alfing, Senior Consultant Retail, Payments Advisory Group, member of e-payments Taskforce, Ecommerce Europe

15:30-16:00 COFFEE BREAK
16:00-16:45
Panel Discussion B
Aligning PSD2 and GDPR: Common aims, common challenges 
Moderator: Paul Alfing, Senior Consultant Retail, Payments Advisory Group , member of e-payments Taskforce, Ecommerce Europe
Scott McInnes, Partner, Bird & Bird LLP
Pascale-Marie Brien, Senior Policy Advisor, Payments & Digital, European Banking Federation
 
16:45-17:45

Keynote
A strategic look at open banking: An explorations into its uptake over time

Marc Baxter, UK Lead  Open Banking/PSD2Comercialisation, HSBC Retail Banking  and Wealth Management

17:45-18:00

Closing comments by chairman
Peter Oakes, Founder, Fintech Ireland, Board Director, TransferMate & Susquehanna International

   DAY 2
28 FEBRUARY 2018
09:30-10:00

Keynote
Redefining the customer experience: The effects of mobile banking on the payments industry, underpinned by security, trust and transparency
Julian Sawyer, Chief Operating Officer, Starling Bank

10:00-11:00

Panel Discussion C
Spotlight on the unintended after-effects of upcoming regulations
Peter Oakes, Founder, Fintech Ireland, Board Director, TransferMate & Susquehanna International
Elizabeth Lumley, Global FinTech expert, adviser, connector 
commentator
Pascale-Marie Brien, Senior Policy Advisor, Payments & Digital, European Banking Federation
Marius Jurgilas, Board Member, Bank of Lithuania

11:00-11:30

 Masterclass TBC

11:30-12:15

Interactive session
Challenges & Opportunities: What will Brexit look like for the payments industry?
Peter Oakes, Founder, Fintech Ireland, Board Director, TransferMate & Susquehanna International
Marius Jurgilas, Board Member, Bank of Lithuania

12:15-12:30

Final wrap up and closing comments by chairman
Peter Oakes, Founder, Fintech Ireland, Board Director, TransferMate & Susquehanna International

 
* Please note the agenda is subject to change.
For more info on the programme please contact:
 
Natalie Hami
+357 22010583

 

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