Agenda

8:00 REGISTRATION, NETWORKING & BREAKFAST
 8:50 Chairperson’s Opening Remarks
Andrea Dunlop, Chair, EPA Advisory Board and CEO, Merchant Acquiring, Europe, Paysafe
Tony Craddock, Director General. Emerging Payments Association
09:00 KEYNOTE PRESENTATION: Session title TBA
Jeni Mundy, Managing Director, UK and Ireland, Visa
09:20 KEYNOTE PANEL DISCUSSION: The Aftermath of PSD2 – What is next for open banking and APIs?
Join our panel of experts to review requirements for full implementation to deliver on PSD2 and open banking. What changes are expected? How to best prepare? PSD2 on the rest of the world, where are the opportunities?
Moderator: Adizah Tejani, Technology and Marketing Advisor, Independent
Nilixa Devlukia, Head of Regulatory, Open Banking
Maha El Dimachki, Head of Payments Department, FCA
09:50 KEYNOTE CASE STUDY: Session title TBA
Senior Representative, NatWest
10:10 ALL STAR PANEL DISCUSSION: Adapt or Die – Digital Banking Transformation
Join our panel of market leaders exploring best practice in everything from overcoming legacy (systems, processes and people) to physical and digital channel transformation.
Moderator: 
Judith Rinearson, Partner, K&L Gates
Sujata Rastogi, Global Programme Manager, Growth Transformation, HSBC
David McHenry, Head of Global Treasury and Payments Advisory – EMEA, Silicon Valley Bank
Franziska Schmid, Head of regulatory impact, innovation and product oversight, Santander UK
Søren Rode Andreasen, Chief Digital Officer, Danske Bank
10:40 MORNING NETWORKING BREAK
11:10 KEYNOTE PRESENTATION: Session title TBA
Senior representative, Mastercard
11:30 PANEL DEBATE: Tech giants & Banking – Collaboration, competition or coopetition?
Debate and assess with our senior participants the impact of tech giants and how these big tech companies are reshaping the banking landscape, where are the opportunities and where are the threats for all actors across the financial service industry.
Moderator: Gregoire Toussaint, Principal, Edgar, Dunn & Company
12:00 KEYNOTE: Expanding the use of data & Analytics – How is AI being leveraged with predictive analytics?
Review how Artificial Intelligence is driving the future the financial service today, where are the opportunities, what are the main challenges and how to overcome them!
Matthew Key, Head of Customer Innovation, Global Banking & Financial Markets, BT Global Services
12:20 SPONSORS INNOVATION SHOWCASE
Hear from our sponsors and exhibitors the exciting new technology set to disrupt the financial services in this fast-paced session.

  • Mishal Ruparel, General Manager, Banking Circle
  • Paul Hugues, Participant Engagement Manager, Open Banking
  • Huw Davies, Chief Commercial Officer, Token
  • Steve Warner, Sales director, UK & Ireland, EVRY

And more to be announced!

WORKSHOP
Cards 101 training
Dan Herridge, Business Development Executive, Visa
13.00 NETWORKING LUNCH
14:00 PANEL DISCUSSION: How to ensure longevity as a leading challenger bank?
Learn and discuss with our senior panelists how to differentiate yourself as a challenger banks in an increasingly crowded space and what are the key factors for scaling up successfully.
Moderator: Rich Wagner, CEO, Cashplus
Julian Sawyer, COO, Starling Bank
Amir Nooriala, COO, OakNorth
David Thomasson, Director, Payments & Commercial Lending Product, Metro Bank
Alex Weber, Head of International Markets, N26
WORKSHOP
Coding training
Senior Representative, Visa
14:40 DIVERSITY IN PAYTECH DISCUSSION: Shifting the Balance – How to successfully promote diversity and inclusion in your organization?
Learn and discuss how is the Financial Services industry addressing aspirations to develop more diversity in leadership role.
Moderator: Cecilia Harvey, Director, Founder and Chair, Tech Women Today
Angela Yore, Managing Director, SkyParlour
Andrea Dunlop, CEO, Merchant Acquiring, Europe, Paysafe
Anne Pieckielon, Director of Product and Strategy, Bacs
Anna Tsyupko, CEO, Paybase
15.00 AFTERNOON NETWORKING BREAK – GIN O’CLOCK
15:30 STARTUPS INNOVATION SHOWCASE
Meet the exciting new companies set to disrupt the emerging payments industry with their latest technology and fresh ideas.

  • James O’Toole, CEO and Co-founder, ID-Pal
  • Brendan Jones, CCO – Co-founder, Konsentus 
  • Jack Nikogosian, CEO, ARYZE
  • Philipp Buschmann, CEO, Aazzur
  • Steve Wilks, Founding Director & COO, and, Crispin Rogers, CEO & Founding Director, For Good Causes
  • Esteban Diaz Asua, Co-founder, CFT Group
  • Claire Huddleston, Sales Director, Transactive
  • Alex Mifsud, Co-founder and CEO, Open Payments Cloud
16.30 CRYSTAL BALL PANEL: How will the FS market landscape evolve in an era of political
turmoil and technology disruption?
Hear from our senior industry experts as they forecast what the future holds for the payments industry and catch their 3
predictions for the year ahead.
Moderator:
David Parker, CEO, Polymath Consulting
Rich Wagner, CEO, Cashplus
Jeremy Nicholds, CEO, Judopay
Senior representative, Natwest
16.50 Chairperson’s Closing Remarks
Andrea Dunlop, Chair, EPA Advisory Board and CEO, Merchant Acquiring, Europe, Paysafe
Tony Craddock, Director General. Emerging Payments Association
17.00 DRINKS RECEPTION
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