Conference Schedule


Attendees are encourage to arrive early to check in and receive their conference passes.

»   8:00 am – 9:00 am

Welcome Remarks

Welcoming Remarks

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»   9:00 am – 9:20 am

Opening Keynote

»   9:20 am – 9:40 am

Solo Talk: Interac

»    9:40 am – 9:55 am

Interac Corp., Canada’s biggest online funds transfer service provider is sharing their secret sauce in FinTech.

Panel: Latest Developments in FinTech

»    9:55 am – 10:40 am

FinTech has been evolving for the past 10 years, and we’re seeing developments and innovation in financial technology year by year. In this panel, we will hear what is happening in FinTech from some of  the world’s innovators.

Coffee Break

»    10:40 am – 10:55 am

CEOs Talk FinTech

»    10:55 am – 11:35 am

This is proven to be fan’s fav session! Listen to 3 CEOs sharing their personal and professional journey in Tech and how they made their way to where they are.

Panel: Payments Innovation: How It Can Impact the Bottom Line and Help FinTechs

»    11:35 am – 12:10 pm

Payment is the key to any business, and payments innovation can have a huge impact on FinTechs at both B2B and C2C levels. Listen to our experts in payments about what to expect and prepare for the near future.

Break for Lunch*

»   12:10 pm – 1:20 pm

*Lunch is not included

Solo Talk: Blockchain for Financial Services

»   1:20 pm – 1:35 pm

Blockchain has gone through its hype and low for the past year, however, its implications for financial services remains valuable and unique for many of the world’s largest banks.

Fireside Chat with Ontario Securities Commission on Digital Currencies

»   1:35 pm – 2:15 pm

Sit in the fireside chat between the CEO of Ontario Security Commission and BNN Bloomberg over  the OSC’s view and approach to digital currencies.

Solo Talk: the UN Secretary General’s Task Force on Digital Financing of the SDGs

»    2:15 pm – 2:30 pm

Automation is seen everywhere in every industry with the aim of increasing efficiency and freeing the human labour from less intelligent work. Automation in financial services provides many of the sectors great assistance and improves accuracy in many ways.

Solo Talk: Transforming the Customer Journey Through Personalized Mobile Video Messaging

»    2:30 pm – 2:45 pm

Keynote: Why is Financial Inclusion Failing?

»    2:45 pm – 3:05 pm

Financial Inclusion has been an issue globally. We believe that financial services should be accessible to all the population. However, why is it failing? What can be done better or differently to help people in need? Let’s figure it out.

The Future of Banking

»    3:05 pm – 3:50 pm

Banking industry has never been this innovative ever since FinTech and AI kick in. Hear from the world’s top banks on how big data,  AI, Machine Learning and other technologies have been re-shaping the financial industry.

Coffee Break

»    3:50 pm – 4:10 pm

How is Google Harnessing FinTech

»    4:10 pm – 4:25 pm

Google, the world’s tech giant, is looking at their opportunity in financial service. What would happen to other industry players if company like Google is harnessing FinTech? Let’s find out.

Solo Talk:  Disruptive Technologies in FinTech

»    4:25 pm – 4:40 pm

Solo Talk: How Machine Learning is Creating Wider Access to Credit

»    4:40 pm – 4:55 pm

Machine learning provides many industries with possibility to make fair predictions and increase efficiency. In the credit industry, machine learning has been widely introduced to credit scoring, credit fraud protection, credit risk mitigation and many more aspects. How exactly is machine learning working in the credit industry? What are the successful experiences that we can learn from?

Closing Remarks

»    4:55 pm – 5:00 pm

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