CUTTING EDGE INSIGHTS
UNRIVALLED PEER-TO-PEER EXCHANGE
                                                 4TH NEXTGEN PAYMENTS FORUM - CYPRUS
 

 

DAY 1
21 May 2018

08:30-09:30

Registration

09:30-09:45

 

Welcome Address by QUBE Events

NPF Team Member

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
PSD2 and Open Banking: Unleashing opportunities for innovation and digital transformation
Michael Salmony, Strategic Adviser Payment Innovations, Euro Retail Payments Board (EPRB)

10:30-11:00

 

Masterclass
A holistic approach to regtech and 
fintech: Resolving key issues with integrated solutions
Letitia Seglah, Independent Expert, European Commission & Fintech and Regtech Consultant, Regulation, Compliance and Risk, Startup Manufactory

 

11:00-11:30

 

COFFEE BREAK

11:30-12:00

 

Presentation
An instant future: Enabling innovation through real-time payments
Gert Heynderickx, Legal Counsel and Company Secretary, European Payments Council (EPC
)

12:00-12:30

 

Panel Discussion A
PSD2 - Fostering Innovation and Enhancing Competition
ModeratorVictor Dostov, CEO, Russian Electronic Money and Remittance Association (REMA)
Letitia Seglah, Independent Expert, European Commission & Fintech and Regtech Consultant, Regulation, Compliance and Risk, Startup Manufactory
Michael Salmony, Strategic Adviser Payment Innovations, Euro Retail Payments Board (EPRB)

 

12:30-14:00

LUNCH

14:00-15:00
 
Keynote
 - TBC
15:00-15:30

 

Keynote
- TBC

 

15:30-16:00

COFFEE BREAK

16:00-16:45
 
Workshop
Addressing PSD2 and GDPR concerns/challenges
Audience participation
 
 
16:45-17:45
Keynote
The future of e-payments: latest updates from REMA
Victor Dostov, CEO, Russian Electronic Money and Remittance Association (REMA)

17:45-18:00

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

 

18:30

 

NETWORKING & DINNER

   
   DAY 2
22 MAY 2018
09:30-10:00

 

Keynote
- TBC

10:00-11:00

 

Challenger Session 
Innovator VS Regulator

Michael Salmony, Strategic Adviser Payment Innovations, Euro Retail Payments Board (EPRB)
Robert Courtneidge, CEO, Moorwand

 

11:00-11:30

 

COFFEE BREAK

11:30-12:15

 

Panel Discussion B
Ongoing Developments 
in Cyprus' Payment Industry: Challenges and Opportunities
Stefano Capodagli, Group Chief Risk Officer, Hellenic Bank
Dr. Theodosis Mourouzis, Research Fellow, UCL Centre for Blockchain Technologies
Gert Heynderickx, Legal Counsel and Company Secretary, European Payments Council (EPC)

 

12:15-12:30

 

Keynote
- TBC

 

12:30-1300

 

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

 

13:00

LUNCH
 
For more info on the programme please contact:
 
Natalie Hami
Production Director
+357 22010583

 

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