"Thanks a lot for the organization and the great speakers, really a nice and productive conference."

Antonio Cuadros Sanchez, VP Secured and Unsecured Lending, ING España & Portugal

"I’d like to congratulate you on the successful API Banking Dialogue this week! We really enjoyed the range of speakers."

Matt Elliott, Head of Integration Development Services, Sopra Banking Software

"A highly educational event, with an excellent variety of speakers from multiple industries, geographies, and backgrounds."

David Tolley, Director Industry Strategy, Vocalink

"I really liked the setup. Very good presentations there and a good mix of presenters."

Asgeir Helgi Johannsson, Attorney At Law, Atlas Lögmenn ehf. / Co-founder Ekki banka ehf.

Presentations were of high quality, with real SMEs presenting excellent, thought provoking content.

Brendan Reilly, Head of Product Management, EMEA, Silicon Valley Bank

It was a great pleasure. The audience you gathered was really good!

Estelle Brack, Independent Payments Consultant

It was a pleasure to share my insights with the attendees both whilst presenting and in the matched meetings. Also, the open sessions were very engaging and really encouraged debate amongst the participants which was really interesting and engaging.

Winston Pearson, Product Manager – Cash Management, AccessPay

Join The International API Banking Conversation - Gain Exclusive Knowledge, Insights And Contacts

The 3rd World API Banking Dialogue connects Open Banking key players from banks, fintechs, third parties and regulators. 2019 is the year for the API revolution to monetize with new services, business models, partnerships and channels rising. The cross-organisational nature of API Banking creates the need for an inspiring executive exchange to share ideas and views on strategy, markets, management and technology. The focus on business models and networking, as well as the hand-picked selection of international experts presenting actual business cases, make sure you'll get the latest Open Banking insights and exclusive knowledge of the highest quality.

 

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Solution Room

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Global Community

Anastasiya Kizima, Vice President, Group Innovation Office, Barclays (UK)

Cultivating an Innovative Mindset in Big Corporates

  • Background on our global innovation team and how we structured it to generate most benefit
  • How we work with the bank’s business units and our FinTech ecosystem and our partners to foster innovation and idea generation
  • Example of an E2E story

Rune Mai, CEO & Co-Founder, Nordic API Gateway (Denmark)

Building A Unified API Gateway for Scandinavia

  • Enabling companies to build API-based financial apps under PSD2
  • Single API connecting with all nordic banks
  • The customer motivation: making personal finance less boring and more fun

John Phenix, Lead API Architect, HSBC Commercial Banking (UK)

APIs for Commercial Banks

  • Use Cases
  • Management Approach
  • Development

Pelin Dumans, Product Owner Open Banking, ABN AMRO Bank (Netherlands)

Open Banking Journey within ABN Amro Bank- from Creating Teams to Building API Portfolio for Commercial Clients

  • How we have built our teams
  • What are the criteria for building highly performing teams in the era of Open Banking

Oladimeji Kazeem, Head of ICT, PAL Pensions (Nigeria)

API Banking as a Means of Financial Inclusion in Nigeria

  • API access media
  • The providers’ profiling and perspectives
  • The effect of industry regulators

Emma Steeley, CEO, Accountscore (UK)

Delivering Open Banking as a Service under PSD2

  • Centralized consents management
  • Connecting through Open Banking UK APIs
  • Predictive analytics
  • API based verification processes

Halim Memis, Head of Digital Channels and API Business, Isbank (Turkey)

API Use Cases and Vision at Isbank

Utpal Chakraborty, Head of Artificial Intelligence, Yes Bank (India)

How Artificial Intelligence is Transforming BFSI

  • From digitization to cognification
  • Banks have been early adaptors of AI
  • KYC is key
  • AI creates inferences by referencing multiple customer data sources internally and externally

Reetta Sinelampi, Development Director, Suomen Asiakastieto Oy (Finland)

How PSD II Will Transform Credit Business in Scandinavia

  • PSD2 and Open Banking
  • API Product Development with Clients
  • PSD2 Benefits
  • Insights and Future

Stephanie Brennan, CEO Evarvest (UK / Lithuania)

Creating an Investment App for Millenials

  • Why do we see the growing need for easy to use & cost-efficient trading services?
  • Market changes – why is the market changing? (Consumer & regulatory perspective)
  • Collaboration through APIs – why APIs are the future of business and how banks are well positioned for collaboration?

Elad BenBaji, CEO, Excellence Nessuah Brokerage Services (Israel)

Open Banking regulation in Israel

  • Current market failures
  • The regulator’s approach to solve the failure
  • Open Banking in the investment advisory market

Uttiyo Dasgupta, Former Head of Strategy, Innovation and Open Banking, HSBC Digital Bank (UK)

Open Banking Commercialisation at HSBC Digital Bank

  • Fintech collaboration and parterships
  • Building innovating teams
  • Use Cases

Linda Leaney, CFO, Globcoin (Switzerland)

Crypto Stablecoins as the Future of Multicurrency Payments

  • Strategy, business case and management of Globcoin
  • Fintech vs traditional banking
  • Stablecoin GLX backed by 15 currencies and gold
  • Low-cost multicurrenny payments for everybody
  • APIs to access banking ecosystems

Vangelis Antonopoulos, Digital Platforms & API Manager, Eurobank (Greece)

Driving API Banking Program Management

  • Business and product development based on APIs
  • Working with external partners and regulators
  • Developing a digital platforms ecosystem

Timo Rinne, Tech Lead, Ferratum (Finland)

Lending API for Diverge Affiliate Scenarios

  • Multinational organization with multiple corporate entities
  • Diverge back-end architecture with country specific legacy
  • Single external API agreement
  • Risk of going custom
  • Enrolling affiliates via developer portal rather than reaching out directly
  • Handling high impact cases requiring customization

Arto Oinonen, Developer Champion, OP Financial Group (Finland)

How to Organize Development in a Platform Economy

  • API Strategy
  • API Ecosystem
  • Agile management

Marco Tedone, Global Head of API, Integration and Microservices Practice (AIM), HSBC

HSBC's AIM Journey: Strategy, Management, Technology

  • Transforming the bank into an API-driven bank
  • Successful API project management with internal customers
  • Security and API interoperability
  • Platform, architecture and tools
  • Concept of metadata for APIs to make them searchable and reusable

Open Banking Dimensions Covered

  • Strategy
  • Management
  • Business Models
  • Use Cases
  • Financial Inclusion and Education
  • Security
  • Regulation
  • Technology

 

"A highly educational event, with an excellent variety of speakers from multiple industries, geographies, and backgrounds." David Tolley, Director Industry Strategy, Vocalink

 

API Banking Dialogue Community members include

Abagnale & Associates, ABAKA, AccessPay, ADUCID, Aegon, Aegon Nederland, AFL Legal, AFL Legal, AIC Worldwide, Akbank, Allied Irish Bank (AIB), Arctic Securities AS, Arkea, ATB Financial, Aviva, Bambora, Bank Central Asia, Bank Polskiej Spółdzielczości, Bankinter, Barclays, BBVA, Birdee, BNP Paribas Fortis, Boydak Strategy Consulting, CaixaBank Digital Banking, card complete Service Bank AG, CCS / Fleetcor, Citi, Consorzio CBI , CSOB, Danske Bank, de Volksbank, DeltaCredit Bank, Equensworldline, Ernit, Erste Group, Eurobank, ExIm Bank, Ferratum Oyj, Finastra, GoCompare Group, Google, Hargreaves Lansdown, HSBC, ING, ING BANK N.V SUCURSAL EN ESPAÑA, ING Bank N.V., ING España&Portugal, ING Wholesale Banking, Ingenico, Insignis Cash Solutions, Israel Antitrust Authority, Israel Ministry of Finance, KNAB, Landsbankinn, Mastercard, mBank, Metro Bank, Moneta Money Bank, Nationale Nederlanden Poland, Nationwide Building Society, Natixis Bank, Nordea, NS&I, OP Financial Group, Open Banking UK, OpenWrks, Piixpay, Rabobank, Raiffeisen Bank International, Santander, Santander Bank Polska, Scotiabank, SIBS, Silicon Valley Bank, Sitra - The Finnish Innovation Fund, smava, Société Générale, Société Générale Serbia , Softtech A.Ş., Sopra Banking Software, Spark New Zealand, Standard Chartered Bank, SWIFT, TatraBanka, tatum.io, The ID Co, Trusona, Virtusa, Visa, Vocalink, Wells Fargo, Wescot Credit Services, Western Union, Worldline, Xalgorithms Foundation

 

Inspiring and Interactive Format

  • Best Practice Presentations
  • Workshops
  • Round Tables
  • Panel Discussion
  • One on One Meetings (peers and vendors, new matchmaking and dating app)
  • Solution Room (p2p coaching)
  • 100 Key Players
  • Online API Banking Community (unlimited access)

 

Topics

  • New business models
  • Startup show cases
  • Bank/Fintech cooperation
  • Developing an Open Banking strategy
  • Platformication and market places
  • Strategic outlook: The future of payments
  • Trends and approaches in regulation (EU, UK, World)
  • Building an Open Banking organisation
  • Transformation of banks into services and distribution platforms
  • KYC: Methods and management
  • Innovation Management
  • API product development
  • The role of AI and Big Data in API Banking
  • Financial inclusion and education
  • Open Banking value chain
  • PSD II compliance
  • Open Banking in savings and wealth management
  • API Banking as a new driver in corporate banking
  • Identity and access management
  • Standardisation, Interoperability, Harmonisation
  • New levels of connectivity

 

 

 

 

TimeActivity3rd of December 2019
8:00Start of registration
9:00Opening Peer Round Table / Warm up
9:45APIs for Commercial Banks
  • Use Cases
  • Management Approach
  • Development
    John Phenix, Lead API Architect, HSBC Commercial Banking (UK)


  • 10:15Open Banking Journey within ABN Amro Bank- from Creating Teams to Building API Portfolio for Commercial Clients
  • How we have built our teams
  • What are the criteria for building highly performing teams in the era of Open Banking
    Pelin Dumans, Product Owner Open Banking, ABN AMRO Bank (Netherlands)


  • 10:45Coffee Break / Networking
    11:30API Use Cases and Vision at Isbank

    Halim Memis, Head of Digital Channels and API Business, Isbank (Turkey)

    12:00How to Organize Development in a Platform Economy
  • API Strategy
  • API Ecosystem
  • Agile management
    Arto Oinonen, Developer Champion, OP Financial Group (Finland)


  • 12:30Lunch / Networking Session 4
    13:30How Artificial Intelligence is Transforming BFSI
  • From digitization to cognification
  • Banks have been early adaptors of AI
  • KYC is key
  • AI creates inferences by referencing multiple customer data sources internally and externally
    Utpal Chakraborty, Head of Artificial Intelligence, Yes Bank (India)
  • 14:00Driving API Banking Program Management
  • Business and product development based on APIs
  • Working with external partners and regulators
  • Developing a digital platforms ecosystem
    Vangelis Antonopoulos, Digital Platforms & API Manager, Eurobank (Greece)
  • 14:30Tea Break / Networking
    15:00Cultivating an Innovative Mindset in Big Corporates
  • Background on our global innovation team and how we structured it to generate most benefit
  • How we work with the bank’s business units and our FinTech ecosystem and our partners to foster innovation and idea generation
  • Example of an E2E story
    Anastasiya Kizima, Vice President, Group Innovation Office, Barclays (UK)



  • 15:30Open Banking and the Digital Transformation of Post Office
  • Open Banking and the Digital Transformation of Post Office
  • Data & Digital
  • Cashless society – future of cash
  • Innovation, AI & ML
    Somita Yogi, Director of MI, Data Strategy and Data Science/Analytics, Post Office (UK)
  • 16:00Delivering Open Banking as a Service under PSD2
  • Centralized consents management
  • Connecting through Open Banking UK APIs
  • Predictive analytics
  • API based verification processes
    Emma Steeley, CEO, Accountscore (UK)
  • 16:30How PSD II Will Transform Credit Business in Scandinavia
  • PSD2 and Open Banking
  • API Product Development with Clients
  • PSD2 Benefits
  • Insights
  • Future
    Reetta Sinelampi, Development Director, Suomen Asiakastieto Oy (Finland)

  • 17:00Drinks Reception at Hercules Pillars Pub - Chill out after an exciting day
    TimeActivity4th of December 2019
    9:00Start of registration
    9:30Building A Unified API Gateway for Scandinavia
  • Enabling companies to build API-based financial apps under PSD2
  • Single API connecting with all nordic banks
  • The customer motivation: making personal finance less boring and more fun
    Rune Mai, CEO & Co-Founder, Nordic API Gateway (Denmark)




  • 10:00Open Banking Commercialisation at HSBC Digital Bank
  • Fintech collaboration and partnerships
  • Building innovating teams
  • Use Cases
    Uttiyo Dasgupta, Former Head of Strategy, Innovation and Open Banking, HSBC Digital Bank (UK)



  • 10:30Coffee Break / Networking
    11:00Crypto Stablecoins as the Future of Multicurrency Payments
  • Strategy, business case and management of Globcoin
  • Fintech vs traditional banking
  • Stablecoin GLX backed by 15 currencies and gold
  • Low-cost multicurrenny payments for everybody
  • APIs to access banking ecosystems
    Linda Leaney, CFO, Globcoin (Switzerland)



  • 11:30Open Banking regulation in Israel
  • Current market failures
  • The regulator’s approach to solve the failure
  • Open Banking in the investment advisory market
    Elad BenBaji, CEO, Excellence Nessuah Brokerage Services (Israel)



  • 12:00Lunch / Networking
    13:00Lending API for Diverge Affiliate Scenarios
  • Multinational organization with multiple corporate entities.
  • Diverge back-end architecture with country specific legacy
  • Single external API agreement
  • Risk of going custom
  • Enrolling affiliates via developer portal rather than reaching out directly
  • Handling high impact cases requiring customization
    Timo Rinne, Tech Lead, Ferratum
  • 13:30API Banking as a Means of Financial Inclusion in Nigeria
  • API access media
  • The providers’ profiling and perspectives
  • The effect of industry regulators
    Oladimeji Kazeem, Head of ICT, PAL Pensions (Nigeria)
  • 14:00Creating an Investment App for Millenials
  • Why do we see the growing need for easy to use & cost-efficient trading services?
  • Market changes – why is the market changing? (Consumer & regulatory perspective)
  • Collaboration through APIs – why APIs are the future of business and how banks are well positioned for collaboration?
    Stephanie Brennan, CEO Evarvest (UK / Lithuania)
  • 14:30HSBC's AIM Journey: Strategy, Management, Technology
  • Transforming the bank into an API-driven bank
  • Successful API project management with internal customers
  • Security and API interoperability
  • Platform, architecture and tools
  • Concept of metadata for APIs to make them searchable and reusable
    Marco Tedone, Global Head of API, Integration and Microservices Practice (AIM), HSBC
  • 15:00Wrap-up Discussion
    15:15End of Event
    TimeActivity3rd of December 2019
    8:00Start of registration
    9:00Opening Peer Round Table / Warm up
    9:45APIs for Commercial Banks
  • Use Cases
  • Management Approach
  • Development
    John Phenix, Lead API Architect, HSBC Commercial Banking (UK)


  • 10:15Open Banking Journey within ABN Amro Bank- from Creating Teams to Building API Portfolio for Commercial Clients
  • How we have built our teams
  • What are the criteria for building highly performing teams in the era of Open Banking
    Pelin Dumans, Product Owner Open Banking, ABN AMRO Bank (Netherlands)


  • 10:45Coffee Break / Networking
    11:30API Use Cases and Vision at Isbank

    Halim Memis, Head of Digital Channels and API Business, Isbank (Turkey)

    12:00How to Organize Development in a Platform Economy
  • API Strategy
  • API Ecosystem
  • Agile management
    Arto Oinonen, Developer Champion, OP Financial Group (Finland)


  • 12:30Lunch / Networking Session 4
    13:30How Artificial Intelligence is Transforming BFSI
  • From digitization to cognification
  • Banks have been early adaptors of AI
  • KYC is key
  • AI creates inferences by referencing multiple customer data sources internally and externally
    Utpal Chakraborty, Head of Artificial Intelligence, Yes Bank (India)
  • 14:00Driving API Banking Program Management
  • Business and product development based on APIs
  • Working with external partners and regulators
  • Developing a digital platforms ecosystem
    Vangelis Antonopoulos, Digital Platforms & API Manager, Eurobank (Greece)
  • 14:30Tea Break / Networking
    15:00Cultivating an Innovative Mindset in Big Corporates
  • Background on our global innovation team and how we structured it to generate most benefit
  • How we work with the bank’s business units and our FinTech ecosystem and our partners to foster innovation and idea generation
  • Example of an E2E story
    Anastasiya Kizima, Vice President, Group Innovation Office, Barclays (UK)



  • 15:30Open Banking and the Digital Transformation of Post Office
  • Open Banking and the Digital Transformation of Post Office
  • Data & Digital
  • Cashless society – future of cash
  • Innovation, AI & ML
    Somita Yogi, Director of MI, Data Strategy and Data Science/Analytics, Post Office (UK)
  • 16:00Delivering Open Banking as a Service under PSD2
  • Centralized consents management
  • Connecting through Open Banking UK APIs
  • Predictive analytics
  • API based verification processes
    Emma Steeley, CEO, Accountscore (UK)
  • 16:30How PSD II Will Transform Credit Business in Scandinavia
  • PSD2 and Open Banking
  • API Product Development with Clients
  • PSD2 Benefits
  • Insights
  • Future
    Reetta Sinelampi, Development Director, Suomen Asiakastieto Oy (Finland)

  • 17:00Drinks Reception at Hercules Pillars Pub - Chill out after an exciting day
    TimeActivity4th of December 2019
    9:00Start of registration
    9:30Building A Unified API Gateway for Scandinavia
  • Enabling companies to build API-based financial apps under PSD2
  • Single API connecting with all nordic banks
  • The customer motivation: making personal finance less boring and more fun
    Rune Mai, CEO & Co-Founder, Nordic API Gateway (Denmark)




  • 10:00Open Banking Commercialisation at HSBC Digital Bank
  • Fintech collaboration and partnerships
  • Building innovating teams
  • Use Cases
    Uttiyo Dasgupta, Former Head of Strategy, Innovation and Open Banking, HSBC Digital Bank (UK)



  • 10:30Coffee Break / Networking
    11:00Crypto Stablecoins as the Future of Multicurrency Payments
  • Strategy, business case and management of Globcoin
  • Fintech vs traditional banking
  • Stablecoin GLX backed by 15 currencies and gold
  • Low-cost multicurrenny payments for everybody
  • APIs to access banking ecosystems
    Linda Leaney, CFO, Globcoin (Switzerland)



  • 11:30Open Banking regulation in Israel
  • Current market failures
  • The regulator’s approach to solve the failure
  • Open Banking in the investment advisory market
    Elad BenBaji, CEO, Excellence Nessuah Brokerage Services (Israel)



  • 12:00Lunch / Networking
    13:00Lending API for Diverge Affiliate Scenarios
  • Multinational organization with multiple corporate entities.
  • Diverge back-end architecture with country specific legacy
  • Single external API agreement
  • Risk of going custom
  • Enrolling affiliates via developer portal rather than reaching out directly
  • Handling high impact cases requiring customization
    Timo Rinne, Tech Lead, Ferratum
  • 13:30API Banking as a Means of Financial Inclusion in Nigeria
  • API access media
  • The providers’ profiling and perspectives
  • The effect of industry regulators
    Oladimeji Kazeem, Head of ICT, PAL Pensions (Nigeria)
  • 14:00Creating an Investment App for Millenials
  • Why do we see the growing need for easy to use & cost-efficient trading services?
  • Market changes – why is the market changing? (Consumer & regulatory perspective)
  • Collaboration through APIs – why APIs are the future of business and how banks are well positioned for collaboration?
    Stephanie Brennan, CEO Evarvest (UK / Lithuania)
  • 14:30HSBC's AIM Journey: Strategy, Management, Technology
  • Transforming the bank into an API-driven bank
  • Successful API project management with internal customers
  • Security and API interoperability
  • Platform, architecture and tools
  • Concept of metadata for APIs to make them searchable and reusable
    Marco Tedone, Global Head of API, Integration and Microservices Practice (AIM), HSBC
  • 15:00Wrap-up Discussion
    15:15End of Event

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    • 1-to-1 networking with peers and solution providers (if you want)
    • Workshops
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