Tuesday 26 June 2018

8:35 am – 8:55 am

OPENING ADDRESS

Shaping a connected future that counts in our industry

Steve Wiggins, Chief Executive, Payments NZ
8:55 am – 9 am

WELCOME ADDRESS

Address from our Principal Sponsor Datacom

David Paterson, Head of Banking and Finance, Datacom
9 am – 9:05 am

MC Welcome

9:05 am – 9:45 am

INTERNATIONAL KEYNOTE

How fintechs are open-sourcing financial services

Chris Skinner, Author and Industry Commentator, www.thefinanser.com, UK
9:45 am – 10:25 am

C-SUITE PANEL

Debating the future of the local payments ecosystem


10:25 am – 10:50 am

MORNING TEA


10:50 am – 10:53 am

SESSION SPONSOR INTRODUCTION

Introduction from Gold Session Sponsor Buddle Findlay

Simon Jensen, Partner, Buddle Findlay
10:53 am – 11:20 am

REGULATORY ADDRESS

In search of gold: Exploring central bank digital currencies

Geoff Bascand, Deputy Governor & Head of Financial Stability, RBNZ
11:20 am – 11:50 am

MINISTERIAL ADDRESS

Government view of the future of payments

Hon Kris Faafoi, Minister of Commerce and Consumer Affairs
11:50 am – 12:20 pm

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Digital transformation – wider implications for the payments industry

Greg Davidson, CEO, Datacom Group

12:20 pm – 1:10 pm

LUNCH


Breakout stream 1

Future connections

1.10pm - 3.10pm

Artificial intelligence, blockchain aggregation platforms, open APIs and developer ecosystems. This stream will comprise of 4 speakers and will be facilitated by our conference MC Nadine Higgins.

1:10 pm – 1:40 pm

SPEAKER 1

Augmented Reality or Augmented People - it’s time to choose

Dr Roy Davies, Director, Chief Research Officer & Co-founder, Imersia (NZ)
1:40 pm – 2:10 pm

SPEAKER 2

Building a peer-to-peer blockchain marketplace - the new future

Jerome Faury, Group General Manager, Centrality
2:10 pm – 2:40 pm

SPEAKER 3

The state of open banking - what everyone ought to know

Ismail Chaib, Chief Operating Officer, TESOBE / Open Bank Project
2:40 pm – 3:10 pm

SPEAKER 4

Shaping a connected city that works for the people

Matt Montgomery, Head of Innovation, Auckland Council

Breakout stream 2

Business connections

1.10pm - 3.10pm

Saving money by going cashless, removing friction with push payments, aggregating insights for business, and the future of point of sale. This stream will comprise of 3 speakers and a panel. The stream will be facilitated by Jane-Renee Retimana, GM Strategy and Corporate Affairs, Payments NZ.

1:10 pm – 1:40 pm

SPEAKER 1

The cashless society - are you connected?

Carolyn Luey, General Manager Enterprise Solutions and NZ, MYOB
1:40 pm – 2:10 pm

SPEAKER 2

Removing friction with push payments

Grant De Leeuw, GM Europe and Global Sales Manager, Talking Tech (UK)
2:10 pm – 2:40 pm

SPEAKER 3

Blockchain's South Pacific launch pad for cross-border payments

Robert Bell, Executive Chairman, KlickEx
2:40 pm – 3:10 pm

PANEL

Future of the checkout experience


3:10 pm – 3:35 pm

AFTERNOON TEA


3:35 pm – 4:05 pm

INTERNATIONAL KEYNOTE

Economics of the customer experience

Sponsored by Visa

Glenn Maguire, Principal Asia Pacific Economist, VISA
4:05 pm – 5:20 pm

FINTECH INNOVATION CHALLENGE

Sponsored by Paymark

Maxine Elliott, Chief Product and Marketing Officer, Paymark
5:20 pm – 5:25 pm

DAY ONE WRAP UP

Steve Wiggins, Chief Executive, Payments NZ
5:30 pm – 7 pm

COCKTAIL FUNCTION

7 pm – 10 pm

GALA DINNER

Sponsored by ACI Worldwide