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08:45 - 09:15 30 mins
The Blockchain Summit
Registration
09:15 - 09:20 5 mins
The Blockchain Summit
Opening Remarks From The Chair
  • Chris Skinner - Co-Founder, 11:FS
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09:20 - 10:40 80 mins
The Blockchain Summit
Blockchain 101: What is Distributed Ledger Technology? What could it mean for financial services?
  • Tim Richards, Consult Hyperion
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This 80 minute session will be an in-depth explorationof where DLT could be applied and where it can't. 

  • Understanding the nomenclature
  • The potential of public VS. fully private blockchains
  • What problems could DLT potentially solve?
  • How could DLT change financial services?
  • Is blockchain just for niche products? If not, which user cases could be scalable?
  • Who are the key players and influencers?
10:40 - 11:00 20 mins
The Blockchain Summit
Keynote address: Creating a new, decentralized financial system: the role of Bitcoin, digital currency & blockchain technology
  • Robleh Ali - Research Scientist Digital Currency Initiative, MIT Media Lab
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11:00 - 11:25 25 mins
The Blockchain Summit
Morning Coffee & Networking Break
11:25 - 12:25 60 mins
The Blockchain Summit
DLT proof of concepts panel: What have we learnt from our DLT proof of concept work in payments; trade finance; bank treasury; compliance; identity and securities settlement?
  • Ferdinando Ametrano - Bitcoin & Blockchain Technology, Politecnico di Milano
  • Ivar Wiersma - Head of Innovation, Wholesale Banking, ING
  • Pedro Gurrola-Perez - Senior Technical Specialist, Bank of England
  • Alpesh Doshi - Founder & CEO, Fintricity
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This session will be run under the Chatham House Rule

12:25 - 13:20 55 mins
The Blockchain Summit
Lunch and Networking Break
13:40 - 14:15 35 mins
The Blockchain Summit
Regulators strategy roundtable: How do we view DLT? How might it be regulated? How are governments globally working together to create coherent future regulation? Will central banks use digital currencies?
  • David Mills - Deputy Assosiate Director, Federal Reserve System
  • Dirk Schrade - Deputy Head of Department Payments & Settlement Systems, Deutsche Bundesbank
  • Sian Jones - Founder, COINsult
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14:15 - 14:35 20 mins
The Blockchain Summit
Distributed Ledger Technology for payments products
  • Richard Crook - Head of Innovation Engineering, RBS
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14:35 - 14:55 20 mins
The Blockchain Summit
Distributed Ledger Technology for cross-border payments
  • Daniel Aranda - Managing Director, Europe, Ripple
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14:55 - 15:15 20 mins
The Blockchain Summit
Corporate Case Study. Hear about IATA's blockchain pilot: a practical application to the aviation industry settlement systems
  • Stephen Darnley - Corporate Treasurer, IATA
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15:15 - 15:35 20 mins
The Blockchain Summit
Afternoon Tea
15:35 - 16:00 25 mins
The Blockchain Summit
DLT for payments Shark Tank
  • Matthew Radbourne - Director Business Growth & Development, Deutsche Bundesbank
  • Amine Berraoui - CEO & Founder, Tramonex
  • Jack Nikogosian - Head Innovation Lab, Coinify
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Four innovators will pitch their idea in just four minutes. After each pitch, our three industry sharks will ask the presenter three questions to assess the potential of the idea. After all four have pitched, the sharks will choose their favourite. Then the audience will vote and pick up a winner!

16:00 - 16:20 20 mins
The Blockchain Summit
How Distributed Ledger Technology can address the huge challenges around identity & security
  • Simon Wilkinson - Operations Director, TRADLE
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16:20 - 16:50 30 mins
The Blockchain Summit
Oxford Union Debate: This house believes blockchain is a truly transformative technology
  • Michael Salmony - Executive Adviser, equensWorldline SE
  • Douwe Lycklama - Founding Partner, Innopay
  • Michael Mainelli - Executive Chairman, Z/YEN Group
  • Vinay Gupta - Founder, Hexayurt.Capital
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16:50 - 17:25 35 mins
The Blockchain Summit
Closing Roundtable: Where next for DLT?
  • Andrew Reid - Head of Digital Market Management & Governance, GTB, Deutsche Bank
  • Gabrielle Patrick, The Blockchain Lawyer
  • Maya Zehavi - Co-Founder & COO, TRST.IM
  • Christian Lundkvist - Decentralisation Generalist, Consensys
  • Adam Fuller - UK Blockchain & Crypto Product Lead, Circle
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17:25 - 17:30 5 mins
The Blockchain Summit
Closing remarks from The Chair
17:30 - 19:00 90 mins
The Blockchain Summit
Drinks Reception
08:45 - 09:15 30 mins
The Payments Regulation Boot Camp
Registration
09:15 - 09:25 10 mins
The Payments Regulation Boot Camp
Opening Remarks From The Chair
  • Ruth Wandhofer - Global Head of Regulatory & Market Strategy, Citi
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09:25 - 09:55 30 mins
The Payments Regulation Boot Camp
Keynote Address From The European Banking Authority: Outlining the draft Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) on Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) and Common and Secure Communication (CSC) under PSD2
  • Dirk Haubrich - Head of Consumer Protection, Financial Innovation & Payments, European Banking Authority
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10:15 - 11:05 50 mins
The Payments Regulation Boot Camp
Industry Strategy Roundtable: Practical steps needed to prepare for the EBA RTS for PSD2. How will PSD2 work in practice? What are the risks to be addressed? Which market segments will be looking for direct access to accounts? What needs to be agreed bewteen the account servicing banks and the providers of payment initiation services?
  • Derrick Brown - Chair of Board, European Payments Institutions Federation (EPIF)
  • Thomas Egner - Secretary General, Euro Banking Association
  • Kirstine Nilsson Edström - Head of Strategic Planning & Regulatory, Swedbank
  • James Whittle - Director of Industry Policy, Payments UK
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11:00 - 11:25 25 mins
The Payments Regulation Boot Camp
Morning Coffee & Networking Break
11:25 - 11:45 20 mins
The Payments Regulation Boot Camp
The General Data Protection Regulation & PSD2: What are the tensions between the two?
  • Pascale-Marie Brien - Senior Policy Adviser, European Banking Federation
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11:45 - 12:05 20 mins
The Payments Regulation Boot Camp
Strategy Roundtable: How PSD2 overlaps with other regulatory initiatives. What do the dependencies & interrelations mean for business?
  • Julie Connor - Group Lead For PSD2, Bank of Ireland
  • Krzysztof Korus - Founding Partner , DLK Korus Okon Attorneys
  • Jarkko Turunen - Head of Open Banking, Nordea
  • Nilixa Devlukia - Technical Specialist Payments, Financial Conduct Authority
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12:25 - 13:20 55 mins
The Payments Regulation Boot Camp
Lunch & Networking Break
13:20 - 13:40 20 mins
The Payments Regulation Boot Camp
How the card industry needs to adapt to PSD2 & Interchange Free Regulation (IFR)
  • Scott McInnes - Partner, Bird & Bird
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13:40 - 14:00 20 mins
The Payments Regulation Boot Camp
Retailer Insight: What will PSD2 & IFR mean for merchants?
  • Axel Schaefer - Payments Adviser, IKEA
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14:00 - 14:20 20 mins
The Payments Regulation Boot Camp
Anti-Terrorist Financing; Anti-Money Laundering; Know your customer: How regulatory initiatives are shaping business
  • Jonathan Rogers - Partner, Head of Financial Services Regulation, Taylor Wessing LLP
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How Can All The Players In The Value Chain Collaborate To Reduce Risk?

14:20 - 14:55 35 mins
The Payments Regulation Boot Camp
Strategy Roundtable: Security in payments. How can the industry collaborate to fight the threat from fraudsters; criminals; terrorists & cyber attackers?
  • Alain Hiltgen - Head of Business Security Advice, Executive Director, UBS AG
  • Eric van der Schild - Relation & Innovation Officer, Europol
  • Tristan van de Vijver - Global Head of Compliance, Western Union
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14:55 - 15:15 20 mins
The Payments Regulation Boot Camp
Fireside Chat: How regulatory technology can help financial institutions to better manage risk
  • Jason Boud - Co-Founder, RegTech Forum
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15:15 - 15:35 20 mins
The Payments Regulation Boot Camp
Afternoon Tea
15:35 - 16:05 30 mins
The Payments Regulation Boot Camp
Reg Tech Shark Tank
  • Christian Visti - CEO & Co-Founder, NewBanking
  • Jane Walshe - Financial Services Regulatory Lawyer & Founder, Enforcd
  • Jan-Michael Gorecki - Founder & CEO, KYOLAB
  • Malcolm Rogers - Head of UK Market Development, Qumram
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Four innovators will pitch their idea in just four minutes. After each pitch, our three industry sharks will ask the presenter three questions to assess the potential of the idea. After all four have pitched, the sharks will choose their favourite. Then the audience will vote and pick up a winner!

16:05 - 16:55 50 mins
The Payments Regulation Boot Camp
Strategy Roundtable: From crypto currencies to Facebook, Apple, Google and Amazon - what will the new payments ecosystem look like? How will it be regulated? Where are the tensions between existing legislation & FinTech developments?
  • Divya Bhardwaj - Senior Counsel for Payments, Airbnb
  • Gianluca D'Imperio - Group Compliance Digital Officer, UniCredit
  • Monica Monaco - Founder & Managing Director, TrustEU Affairs
  • Thaer Sabri - CEO, Electronic Money Association
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16:55 - 17:25 30 mins
The Payments Regulation Boot Camp
The Payments Regulation trouble-shooting panel
  • Ruth Wandhofer - Global Head of Regulatory & Market Strategy, Citi
  • Monica Monaco - Founder & Managing Director, TrustEU Affairs
  • Peter Chapman - Senior Associate, Clifford Chance
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Quiz our experts on any questions nor addressed during the day or to dig deeper into the issues at the top of your mind

17:25 - 17:30 5 mins
The Payments Regulation Boot Camp
Closing remarks from The Chair
17:30 - 19:30 120 mins
The Payments Regulation Boot Camp
Drinks Reception
09:15 - 09:20 5 mins
FinTech & The Future of Payments Forum
Opening Remarks From The Chair
  • Simon Bailey - CEO, Finarchy
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09:20 - 09:40 20 mins
FinTech & The Future of Payments Forum
Keynote Address: Where is the new FinTech capital? An analysis Of FinTech hubs post Brexit
  • Marc Bernegger - Advisory Board, FinLeap
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09:40 - 10:00 20 mins
FinTech & The Future of Payments Forum
Special Address: How the FinTech focus on user experience will revolutionise payments
  • Jeff Hibbard - Chief Product Officer, Fidor
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10:00 - 10:20 20 mins
FinTech & The Future of Payments Forum
Keynote Address: How banking as a service will change the FinTech landscape
  • Nick Ogden - Founder, ClearBank
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10:20 - 11:00 40 mins
FinTech & The Future of Payments Forum
Expert Debate: Where is the money? Are we still waiting for the FinTech business model to show up?
  • Aaron Baker - Head Digital Service Communications & Payments, Lloyds Banking Group
  • Radboud Vlaar - Founding Partner, Orange Growth Capital
  • Dennis Van Allemeersch - Member, European Retail Payments Board
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11:00 - 11:25 25 mins
FinTech & The Future of Payments Forum
Morning Coffee & Networking Break
11:25 - 11:50 25 mins
FinTech & The Future of Payments Forum
Changes in identity manangement are creating huge opportunities in transaction services. What are those opportunities & how do you maximise them? Will the use of biometrics be transformative? OId
  • Emma Lindley - CEO, Innovate Identity
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11:50 - 12:25 35 mins
FinTech & The Future of Payments Forum
Identity Shark Tank
  • Ted Oorbals - CEO, Hanscan
  • Matthew Pearch - Commercial Director, iProov
  • Robertt Kotlarz - Business Development Director, Signicat
  • Patrick Curry - Director of Innovation & Strategy, Sedicii
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Four innovators will pitch their idea in just four minutes. After each pitch, our three industry sharks will ask the presenter three questions to assess the potential of the idea. After all four have pitched, the sharks will choose their favourite. Then the audience will vote and pick up a winner!

12:25 - 13:20 55 mins
FinTech & The Future of Payments Forum
Lunch and Networking Break
13:20 - 13:45 25 mins
FinTech & The Future of Payments Forum
Keynote Address: Putting people back in charge of their money; how challenger banks are harnessing financial inclusion & personal financial management to grow world beating businesses
  • Ricky Knox - Co-Founder, Tandem Money
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13:45 - 14:20 35 mins
FinTech & The Future of Payments Forum
Financial inclusion/personal financial management Shark Tank
  • George Ludviksson - CEO & Co-Founder, Meniga
  • David Parker - Global Partnerships, Itemize
  • Vedran Vego - CTO & Co-Founder, Otly!
  • Eran Livneh - VP Marketing, Personetics
  • Marcus Exall - VP Partnerships, Monese
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Five innovators will pitch their idea in just four minutes. After each pitch, our three industry sharks will ask the presenter three questions to assess the potential of the idea. After all five have pitched, the sharks will choose their favourite. Then the audience will vote and pick up a winner!

14:20 - 14:40 20 mins
FinTech & The Future of Payments Forum
Keynote Address: How the FinTech boom is reshaping business & personal cross border payments
  • Stuart Gregory - Head of Business, TransferWise
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14:40 - 15:35 55 mins
FinTech & The Future of Payments Forum
Cross border payments Shark Tank
  • Laurence Cooke - CEO & Founder, nanopay Corporation
  • Shreya Hewett - CEO, TransferGuru
  • Steve Hatton - Co-Founder, Trusek
  • Vaughan Owen - CEO, COMO Global
  • Robert Atkins - CEO & Founder, Xcordis
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5 innovators will pitch their idea in just four minutes. After each pitch, our three industry sharks will ask the presenter three questions to assess the potential of the idea. After all 5 have pitched, the sharks will choose their favourite. Then the audience will vote and pick up a winner!

15:15 - 15:35 20 mins
FinTech & The Future of Payments Forum
Afternoon Tea
15:35 - 15:55 20 mins
FinTech & The Future of Payments Forum
Special Address: The Internet of Things and neext generation commerce; balancing the opportunities with the security threats
  • Jonny Voon - Innovation Lead for IoT & Distributed Ledger, Innovate UK
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15:55 - 16:30 35 mins
FinTech & The Future of Payments Forum
Internet of Things Fireside Chat
  • Mike Jones - Director, Rituala
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16:30 - 17:20 50 mins
FinTech & The Future of Payments Forum
Closing Debate: What next for FinTech & financial services? Will the shift from competition to collaboration continue? How can FinTechs & incumbents work together to the benefit of all?
  • Celine Lazorthes - CEO & Founder, MangoPay
  • Julian Sawyer - Chief Operating Officer, Starling Bank
  • Annine Bentzen - Head of Engagement, Hufsy
  • Alexa Fernandez - Fintech Partnerships, BBVA
  • Taylor Woolsey - Business Development & Marketing Manager, Moven
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17:20 - 17:22 2 mins
FinTech & The Future of Payments Forum
Closing remarks from The Chair
17:30 - 19:00 90 mins
FinTech & The Future of Payments Forum
Drinks Reception