The 2nd
Using APIs to benefit customers and create new revenue streams
Conference Date
22nd - 24th October 2019
Location
Sydney Harbour Marriott
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Day 1 - Wednesday 23rd October, 2019

8:30
Registration, coffee & networking
9:00
Welcome remarks from the Chair
Julian Sawyer
Former Chief Operating Officer & Co-Founder
Starling Bank UK
9:10
Open Banking: Driving value for the SME customer
Graham Dickens
Chief Technology Officer
Judo Bank
9:50
SPEED NETWORKING

In this fun, interactive session, you will have the opportunity to meet fellow attendees and speakers in two minute bursts, to exchange business cards and set up conversations for the rest of the event

10:20
Morning tea & networking
10:50
PANEL DISCUSSION: Open Banking – where are we?
  • What are we trying to achieve with the consumer data right?  What are the drivers, expectations and opportunities in Australia?
  • Thoughts on the current testing phase – testing the performance, reliability and security of the CDR system.  From a data holders’ perspective?  And from a potential data recipient’s?
  • Will we be able to meet the original objectives and expectations through what we are currently doing?  Will it realise the opportunities the CDR presents?
  • Where are other jurisdictions with open banking?  How do we compare and what can we expect next?
  • What about other industries as we roll out the CDR beyond open banking?
Kate Crous
General Manager Digital Banking
Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA)
Andy White
Chief Executive Officer
Australian Payments Network
Richard Hough
Head of Open Banking
ANZ
Matthew Round
Chief Risk Officer
Archa
11:40
Open Banking, Ready, Set, Go

Bringing our experiences from PSD2 compliance in Europe and Open Banking in UK this session will cover:

  • What needs to be done – An overview of the Technical Standards for Open Banking Australia
  • How to do it – Mapping the technical requirements to each regulatory requirement 
  • What is the Investment – Cost, people, and resource efforts

Seshika Fernando
Head of Financial Solutions
WSO2
12:10
Networking lunch
1:10
ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONS
  • Promoting Financial Wellness and Ensuring Data Accuracy in the Era of Open Banking – Facilitated by Martin Evans, Regional Sales Manager, Envestnet | Yodlee
  • How can we maintain the trust, confidence and engagement of clients? – Facilitated by Amrita Bhattacharyya, Former Head of Customer Strategy & Experience Design, Suncorp
  • What can be done to improve customer awareness and education about the changes? – Facilitated by Geraldine Cremin, Head of Compliance and PRDE, Australian Retail Credit
Strengthening partnerships between banks & third parties
2:20
PANEL DISCUSSION: How partnerships are being transformed – Working with Fintechs & non-banking institutions
  • Understanding the impact of non-banking partners on your relationship with the customer
  • How can fintechs enhance the Open Banking offering for both incumbent & challenger institutions?
  • With challenger banks taking steps to increase their offerings, how can incumbents provide a similarly attractive partnership proposition?
  • Exploring the different challenges for challenger banks and incumbent banks, and how to overcome these
Julie McKay
Chapter Lead, Australia and New Zealand
Financial Data and Technology Association
Dominic Pym
Co-founder
Up Bank
Stuart Stoyan
Founder & CEO
MoneyPlace
Mary Ramsay
Head of Innovation Programs
Stone and Chalk
3:00
Afternoon tea & networking
3:30
Building a comprehensive ecosystem of partnerships to accelerate transformation & innovation
  • How to create successful partnerships – from selection to integration
  • Building the enterprise culture to align the technology and business teams
  • Scaling the technology to develop new products
Dominic Pym
Co-founder
Up Bank
4:10
INTERNATIONAL CLOSING KEYNOTE: Moving forward with an Open Banking product roadmap
Carlos López-Moctezuma
Global Head of Open Banking
BBVA
4:50
Closing remarks from the Chair & close of Day One
5:00
NETWORKING DRINKS

Day 2 - Thursday 24th October, 2019

8:30
Welcome, coffee & networking
9:00
Welcome remarks from the Chair
Julian Sawyer
Former Chief Operating Officer & Co-Founder
Starling Bank UK
9:10
INTERNATIONAL KEYNOTE: Creating Winning Strategies for building and using APIs
  • Implementing API frameworks within infrastructure and externally
  • Best practice in API integration, approaching the various possibilities of APIs and marketplace banking (API-as-a-service)
  • What are the intended outcomes of API usage? Regulatory Compliance vs. Commercial Opportunities.
  • Creating customer centric solutions with APIs
Julian Sawyer
Former Chief Operating Officer & Co-Founder
Starling Bank UK
9:50
SPOTLIGHT SESSION

In this interactive session, you will have the opportunity for reflective discussion with other delegates and discuss key takeaways from the conference so far

10:30
Morning tea & networking
11:00
PANEL DISCUSSION: How can open APIs be used to improve our customer offering?
  • Developing an API strategy that enables new ways to engage and connect with customers
  • Creating new business opportunities and improve existing products, systems, and operations
  • Designing of products and services with increased emphasis on the consumer experience
Julian Sawyer
Former Chief Operating Officer & Co-Founder
Starling Bank UK
Matthew Round
Chief Risk Officer
Archa
11:40
Responsible lending use case: Handling data in a way which benefits both customer & provider
Stuart Stoyan
Founder & CEO
MoneyPlace
12:20
Solution roundtables

Delegate led roundtables to develop solutions to the challenges identified in the spotlight session

1:00
Networking lunch
Strengthening partnerships between banks & third parties
2:00
PANEL DISCUSSION: What are the opportunities for smaller financial institutions and others in the sector?
  • How will different players within the financial field be impacted by Open Banking? How will they benefit from increased amounts of data and information?
  • How are non-banking institutions harnessing open banking, and what do you need to be aware of moving forward?
  • What needs to be done in terms of education so that the consumer can see the benefits?
Julie McKay
Chapter Lead, Australia and New Zealand
Financial Data and Technology Association
John Ford
Chief Executive Officer
Australian Military Bank
2:40
Bringing Open Banking to Life – a small bank perspective
  • Consumer Data Right & Permissioning
  • Possible Use Cases
  • Proof of Concept
John Ford
Chief Executive Officer
Australian Military Bank
3:20
Closing remarks from the Chair & close of Conference, followed by afternoon tea
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Key Speakers

Julian Sawyer
Former Chief Operating Officer & Co-Founder
Starling Bank UK
John Ford
Chief Executive Officer
Australian Military Bank
Richard Hough
Head of Open Banking
ANZ