"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

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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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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

Danny Pedersen, Head of Products, P27 -  The Nordic Payment Platform (Denmark)

Realtime Cross Currency Payment Infrastructure for Scandinavia

  • Cross-border payments in multiple currencies in real time
  • Interoperability with existing solutions
  • Serving customers’ increasing demand for instant and account to account payments
  • Developing new services around the platform

Adem Yekeler, Head of Innovation and Customer Experience, ING Turkey

Innovation Management as Key to Open Banking

  • Customer experience is in the center
  • Cooperation with fintechs
  • Internal innovation processes

Somita Yogi, Director of MI, Data Strategy and Data Science/Analytics, Post Office (UK)

Open Banking and the Digital Transformation of Post Office

  • Data & Digital
  • Cashless society – future of cash
  • Innovation, AI & ML

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

Denis Nwanshi, Technology Delivery & Partner Manager, TD Bank (Canada)

Preparing for the Shift to API Economy and the Ensuing FinTech Disruption

Nilixa Devlukia, Head of Regulatory, Open Banking UK

Beyond PSD II - Current Trends in European Regulation

Llew Adamson, Director of Emerging Channels, Absa Group (South Africa)

Absa‘s Open Banking Strategy

  • Transfoming banks into services and distribution platforms
  • Platformication and market places
  • Specifics of the African markets: Mobile internet explosion, rural target groups, financial inclusion, traditional p2p lending culture

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

How to Organize Development  in a Platform Economy

  • API Strategy
  • API Ecosystem
  • Agile management

Mikko Päivinen, Enterprise Architect, Nordea (Finland)

API Banking as a New Driver in Corporate Banking

Rogério Correia, Head Of Strategic Planning and Business Intelligence for Digital Channels, CGD (Portugal)

The API Strategy of Portugal‘s Largest Bank

Bartosz Berestecki, President of the PL Board, PayU (Poland)

Scaling a Global Payments Platform for Online Merchants

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

Driving API Banking Program Management Across Eurobank

  • 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

Laura Mian, Open Banking Innovation Driver, ING (Netherlands)

Defining ING‘s Open Banking Strategy

Levent Kazim Oguz, Internet and Open (API) Banking Head, DenizBank (Turkey)

Developing DenizBank‘s API Platform

  • Building an ecosystem of partners and fintechs
  • Anticipating the upcoming regulation
  • Why there is a market for API Banking in Turkey

Quoc Anh Truong, Technical Architect, Société Générale (France)

Aligning Architecture with Open Banking Strategy

  • Société Générale‘sAPI Strategy
  • Management apporaches to push API in the bank
  • Specific challenges in the corporate banking environment

Speaker TBA, Barclays (UK)

Creation and Rollout of Corporate APIs at Barclays

Speaker TBA, SWIFT (UK)

The Role of SWIFT in Open Banking

Mohammad Hussain, Head of Alternative Delivery Channels, Bank Alfalah (Pakistan)

Financial Inclusion and Education with APIs

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
9:30API Banking as a New Driver in Corporate Banking

Mikko Päivinen, Enterprise Architect, Nordea (Finland)
10:00Beyond PSD II - Current Trends in European Regulation

Nilixa Devlukia, Head of Regulatory, Open Banking UK
10:30The API Strategy of Portugal‘s Largest Bank

Rogério Correia, Head Of Strategic Planning and Business Intelligence for Digital Channels, CGD (Portugal)
11:00Coffee Break / Networking Session 1
11:30Networking Session 2 (parallel activities)
  • Meetings with peers, experts and solution providers
  • Workshop
  • Open roundtable discussions
  • 12:00Networking Session 3 (parallel activities)
  • Meetings with peers, experts and solution providers
  • Workshop
  • Open roundtable discussions
  • 12:30Lunch / Networking Session 4
    13:30How to Organize Development in a Platform Economy
  • API Strategy
  • API Ecosystem
  • Agile management
    Arto Oinonen, Developer Champion, OP Financial Group (Finland)
  • 14:00Scaling a Global Payments Platform for Online Merchants

    Bartosz Berestecki, President of the PL Board, PayU
    14:30Driving API Banking Program Management Accross Eurobank
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 15:30Tea Break / Networking Session 5
    16:00Networking Session 6 (parallel activities)
  • Meetings with peers, experts and solution providers
  • Workshop
  • Open roundtable discussions
  • 16:30Networking Session 7 (parallel activities)
  • Meetings with peers, experts and solution providers
  • Workshop
  • Open roundtable discussions
  • 17:00Defining ING‘s Open Banking Strategy

    Laura Mian, Open Banking Innovation Driver, ING (Netherlands)
    17:30Delivering Open Banking as a Service under PSD2

    Emma Steeley, CEO, Accountscore (UK)
    18:00Absa‘s Open Banking Strategy
  • Transfoming banks into services and distribution platforms
  • Platformication and market places
  • Specifics of the African markets: Mobile internet explosion, rural target groups, financial inclusion, traditional p2p lending culture
    Llew Adamson, Director of Emerging Channels, Absa Group (South Africa)
  • 18:30Drinks Reception at Hercules Pillars Pub - Chill out after an exciting day
    TimeActivity4th of December 2019
    8:30Start of registration
    9:00Realtime Cross Currency Payment Infrastructure for Scandinavia
  • Cross-border payments in multiple currencies in real time
  • Interoperability with existing solutions
  • Serving customers’ increasing demand for instant and account to account payments
  • Developing new services around the platform
    Danny Pedersen, Head of Products, P27 - The Nordic Payment Platform
  • 9:30Innovation Management as Key to Open Banking
  • Customer experience is in the center
  • Cooperation with Fintechs
  • Internal innovation processes
    Adem Yekeler, Head of Innovation and Customer Experience, ING Turkey
  • 10:00Financial Inclusion and Education with APIs

    Mohammad Hussain, Head of Alternative Delivery Channels, Bank Alfalah (Pakistan)
    10:30Coffee Break / Networking Session 8
    11:00Aligning Architecture with Open Banking Strategy

    Quoc Anh Truong, Technical Architect, Société Générale
    11:30Preparing for the Shift to API Economy and the Ensuing FinTech Disruption

    Denis Nwanshi, Technology Delivery & Partner Manager, TD Bank
    12:00Networking Session 9 (parallel activities)
  • Meetings with peers, experts and solution providers
  • Workshop
  • Open roundtable discussions
  • 12:30Networking Session 10 (parallel activities)
  • Meetings with peers, experts and solution providers
  • Workshop
  • Open roundtable discussions
  • 13:00Lunch / Networking
    14:00Developing DenizBank‘s API Platform
  • Building an ecosystem of partners and fintechs
  • Anticipating the upcoming regulation
  • Why there is a market for API Banking in Turkey
    Levent Kazim Oguz, Internet and Open (API) Banking Head, DenizBank (Turkey)
  • 14:30Open 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)
  • 15:00Lending 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
  • 15:30Tea Break / Networking Session 12
    16:00API 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)
  • 16:30Creation and Rollout of Corporate APIs at Barclays

    Speaker TBA, Barclays (UK)
    17:00The Role of SWIFT in Open Banking

    Speaker TBA, SWIFT
    17:30Wrap-up Discussion
    17:45End of Event
    TimeActivity3rd of December 2019
    8:00Start of registration
    9:00Opening Peer Round Table / Warm up
    9:30API Banking as a New Driver in Corporate Banking

    Mikko Päivinen, Enterprise Architect, Nordea (Finland)
    10:00Beyond PSD II - Current Trends in European Regulation

    Nilixa Devlukia, Head of Regulatory, Open Banking UK
    10:30The API Strategy of Portugal‘s Largest Bank

    Rogério Correia, Head Of Strategic Planning and Business Intelligence for Digital Channels, CGD (Portugal)
    11:00Coffee Break / Networking Session 1
    11:30Networking Session 2 (parallel activities)
  • Meetings with peers, experts and solution providers
  • Workshop
  • Open roundtable discussions
  • 12:00Networking Session 3 (parallel activities)
  • Meetings with peers, experts and solution providers
  • Workshop
  • Open roundtable discussions
  • 12:30Lunch / Networking Session 4
    13:30How to Organize Development in a Platform Economy
  • API Strategy
  • API Ecosystem
  • Agile management
    Arto Oinonen, Developer Champion, OP Financial Group (Finland)
  • 14:00Scaling a Global Payments Platform for Online Merchants

    Bartosz Berestecki, President of the PL Board, PayU
    14:30Driving API Banking Program Management Accross Eurobank
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 15:30Tea Break / Networking Session 5
    16:00Networking Session 6 (parallel activities)
  • Meetings with peers, experts and solution providers
  • Workshop
  • Open roundtable discussions
  • 16:30Networking Session 7 (parallel activities)
  • Meetings with peers, experts and solution providers
  • Workshop
  • Open roundtable discussions
  • 17:00Defining ING‘s Open Banking Strategy

    Laura Mian, Open Banking Innovation Driver, ING (Netherlands)
    17:30Delivering Open Banking as a Service under PSD2

    Emma Steeley, CEO, Accountscore (UK)
    18:00Absa‘s Open Banking Strategy
  • Transfoming banks into services and distribution platforms
  • Platformication and market places
  • Specifics of the African markets: Mobile internet explosion, rural target groups, financial inclusion, traditional p2p lending culture
    Llew Adamson, Director of Emerging Channels, Absa Group (South Africa)
  • 18:30Drinks Reception at Hercules Pillars Pub - Chill out after an exciting day
    TimeActivity4th of December 2019
    8:30Start of registration
    9:00Realtime Cross Currency Payment Infrastructure for Scandinavia
  • Cross-border payments in multiple currencies in real time
  • Interoperability with existing solutions
  • Serving customers’ increasing demand for instant and account to account payments
  • Developing new services around the platform
    Danny Pedersen, Head of Products, P27 - The Nordic Payment Platform
  • 9:30Innovation Management as Key to Open Banking
  • Customer experience is in the center
  • Cooperation with Fintechs
  • Internal innovation processes
    Adem Yekeler, Head of Innovation and Customer Experience, ING Turkey
  • 10:00Financial Inclusion and Education with APIs

    Mohammad Hussain, Head of Alternative Delivery Channels, Bank Alfalah (Pakistan)
    10:30Coffee Break / Networking Session 8
    11:00Aligning Architecture with Open Banking Strategy

    Quoc Anh Truong, Technical Architect, Société Générale
    11:30Preparing for the Shift to API Economy and the Ensuing FinTech Disruption

    Denis Nwanshi, Technology Delivery & Partner Manager, TD Bank
    12:00Networking Session 9 (parallel activities)
  • Meetings with peers, experts and solution providers
  • Workshop
  • Open roundtable discussions
  • 12:30Networking Session 10 (parallel activities)
  • Meetings with peers, experts and solution providers
  • Workshop
  • Open roundtable discussions
  • 13:00Lunch / Networking
    14:00Developing DenizBank‘s API Platform
  • Building an ecosystem of partners and fintechs
  • Anticipating the upcoming regulation
  • Why there is a market for API Banking in Turkey
    Levent Kazim Oguz, Internet and Open (API) Banking Head, DenizBank (Turkey)
  • 14:30Open 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)
  • 15:00Lending 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
  • 15:30Tea Break / Networking Session 12
    16:00API 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)
  • 16:30Creation and Rollout of Corporate APIs at Barclays

    Speaker TBA, Barclays (UK)
    17:00The Role of SWIFT in Open Banking

    Speaker TBA, SWIFT
    17:30Wrap-up Discussion
    17:45End of Event

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