Agenda

ABF Digital Payments Summit 2019
28 August 2019 | Hong Kong

KEY THEMES

  • Is cash still king or pauper prince?
  • How China's payment titans are taking over the world
  • The rise of emerging payment competitors
  • The challenges of cross-border payments
  • Payment fraud, data privacy and consumer protection in payments
  • Case Study: Singapore's PayNow, Thailand's PromptPay
  • Case Study: Hong Kong's Faster Payment System
  • Case Study: LinkAja in Indonesia
  • Digital Transformation of Banks

*Subject to change*

AGENDA

8:30 – 9:00 AM - Registration


9:00 – 9:05 AM - Welcome Remarks

Tim Charlton, Editor-in-Chief, Asian Banking & Finance Magazine


9:05 – 9:25 AM - Speaking Session 1: Key Drivers for Fintech innovation in China & Hong Kong

Musheer Ahmed, General Manager, FinTech Association of Hong Kong


9:25 – 9:45 AM - Speaking Session 2: Disruption in Payment: Powering Innovation in a Digital, Customer-Centric World

Arthur Shek, Associate Partner, McKinsey & Company


9:45 – 10:05 AM - Speaking Slot 3: HK Virtual Banking is coming and impact to Asia Pacific

Ken Lo, Head of Strategic Partnership, ZhongAn International


10:05 – 10:25 AM - Speaking Session 4: Banking in 2030 & the Future Customer of 2030

Avril Rae, Director, Head of FinTech, KPMG


10:25 – 10:55 AM - Panel Discussion 1: Digital Transformation of Banks

-What changes are banks introducing both tech-wise and operations-wise to compete with fintechs?
-Enhancing mobile app and online capabilities
-Fintech: friend or foe
-The bank branch of the future
-Emergence of virtual banks

Panelists:

  • John Wong, Head of Global Liquidity & Cash Management, Hang Seng Bank
  • Jimmy Chan, Chief Operation Officer & Head of Operations Management Department, ICBC (Asia)
  • Musheer Ahmed, General Manager, FinTech Association of Hong Kong
  • Jessica Lam, Head of Strategy, WeLab
  • Arthur Shek, Associate Partner, McKinsey & Company

10:55 – 11:25 AM - Morning Tea Break


11:25 – 11:45 AM - Speaking Session 5: What Drives Digital Transformation in Payments

Rajesh Mehta, Managing Director, Treasury and Trade Solutions Region Head, APAC, Citi


11:45 – 12:05 NN - Speaking Session 6: Disruptive Data Monetization Technologies: Data Platform, AI and Self-Serve Analytics in Financial Services

Eiichiro Yanagawa, Senior Analyst, Celent


12:05 – 12:25 NN - Speaking Session 7: Stopping Payment Frauds with Global Shared Intelligence

Cameron Church, Director, Marketing Planning - Fraud & Identity, LexisNexis Risk Solutions | ThreatMetrix


12:25 – 12:45 NN - Speaking Session 8: AML and Sanction Challenges for Digital Payments

Josh Heiliczer, Asia-Pacific Financial Crime Compliance Leader, EY


12:45 – 1:15 PM - Panel Discussion 2: Case Study: Developing payment apps and capabilities

- What are the revenue opportunities and indirect benefits like amassing customer data in processing payments? How can banks retain their dominance in this space?
- Best practices from bank and non-banks
- Lessons from fintechs and superapps
- What's the regulatory situation across Asia?
- Challenges
- Outlook for the trillion-dollar industry

 

Panelists:

  • Jayant Kulkarni, Head of Domestic Payments, HSBC
  • Joel Yarbrough, VP, Asia Pacific, Rapyd
  • Eiichiro Yanagawa, Senior Analyst, Celent
  • Avril Rae, Director, Head of FinTech, KPMG
  • Josh Heiliczer, Asia-Pacific Financial Crime Compliance Leader, EY

1:15 – 2:15 PM - Lunch Break


2:15 – 2:35 PM - Speaking Session 9: The Rise of Emerging Payment Competitors in Addressing X-Border Challenges

Michael Ho, Principal, Financial Services Practice, Oliver Wyman


2:35 – 2:55 PM - Speaking Session 10: Inside the Engine: What drives digital transformation

Ajay Mathur, Managing Director, Head of Consumer Banking Group & Wealth Management, DBS Bank


2:55 – 3:15 PM - Speaking Session 11: Widespread Adoption of Digital ID Could Boost Economic Growth

Victor Yim, Global Product Owner, Fraud & ID Solutions, TransUnion


3:15 – 3:45 PM - Afternoon Tea


3:45 – 4:15 PM - Panel Discussion 3: Is cash still a king or pauper prince?

- Expanding the financial inclusion net and the journey of cash-reliant countries in Asia
- Country specific case studies such as Singapore, Japan, Malaysia, Thailand and government-private sector tie-ups to boost cashless adoption
- Can Asia meet its cashless targets against an ageing population? What’s keeping cash hot?
- Interoperability of e-payment systems and security concerns in using mobile payment apps
- Meeting the cashless demands of tech-savvy Chinese tourists
- What lessons can we take away from global cashless leaders?

Panelists:

  • Michael Ho, Principal, Financial Services Practice, Oliver Wyman
  • Cameron Church, Director, Marketing Planning - Fraud & Identity, LexisNexis Risk Solutions | ThreatMetrix
  • Erin Murphy, Global Affairs Officer, KBZ Bank

4:15 Closing Remarks


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