2017 Agenda

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THE DIGITAL MONEY FORUM 2017
PRESENTED BY:
Thursday, January 5

Welcome: The Future of Payments and Fintech

The financial sector is facing a digital disruption thanks to customer demands, mobile technology, global e-commerce, blockchain ledgers and crypto-currencies. Hear the trends and predictions for this industry makeover.

8:00 AM-8:35 AM
LVCC North Hall | N259

Welcome to the Digital Money Forum

Karen Webster will be providing insight and industry color immediately after each presentation throughout the day.

Emcee:
CEO and Industry Expert
Market Platform Dynamics
8:35 AM-9:00 AM
LVCC North Hall | N259

Predictions: The Shakeup in Fintech and Payments

From money management to the sharing economy, from digital wallets to mobile apps, peer into the disruption of commerce and fintech.

Speakers:
Co-founder & Chairman
Bloq
Payments and Commerce

Get the latest on digital payments and commerce with a look at everything from security and privacy, to global commerce and self-service transactions.  Also, learn about the future of credit cards and how the EMV movement is impacting business.

9:00 AM-9:25 AM
LVCC North Hall | N259

Love Story? Consumers and Their Mobile Payments

PYMNTS.com releases findings on consumer retail use of mobile phones for paying. The short answer is that – at least so far – they aren’t. PYMNTS.com CEO Karen Webster offers her insights on why, and brings Samsung and Venmo into the discussion.

Moderator:
CEO and Industry Expert
Market Platform Dynamics
Panelists:
Vice President and General Manager, Samsung Electronics America
Samsung Electronics America
9:25 AM-9:45 AM
LVCC North Hall | N259

Magical Payments Experiences on the Digital Edge

New magical payments experiences depend on the existing inflexible payments infrastructure that we’ve had for decades and will likely have for decades to come. Building these new experiences requires the combination of existing ledgers with the latest in user experiences.

Speakers:
Founder & CEO
Modo
9:45 AM-10:30 AM
LVCC North Hall | N259

The Current State of Digital Transactions

Think of the transactions individuals and global companies make in a day. Whether using credit cards with EMV chips, self-service purchases, or international e-commerce, find out how we are moving money digitally and the vast diversity in consumer payment preference.

Moderator:
Founder
Solve for Interesting
Panelists:
Chief Services Officer
USA Technologies
CEO
National Merchants Association
Senior Industry Analyst
CreditCards.com
CEO
World First USA
Retail Banking and Mobile Demand

As a well-established conservative industry, banking as we know it is undergoing a huge transformation to keep up with mobile demand, multiple generational views, while still operating traditional brick-and-mortar branches. Learn how the banking industry is reinventing itself with technology.

10:30 AM-10:45
LVCC North Hall | N259

Augmented Life Meets Finance

The coming Augmented Age promises more change in the next 20 years than it has in the last 250. Hear champion disruptor, Brett King, discuss how the Augmented Age will disrupt modern finance.

Speakers:
CEO/Founder
Moven
10:45 AM-11:15 AM
LVCC North Hall | N259

The Digitization of Commerce & Frictionless Payments

Technology is driving massive shifts in consumer expectations and shopping behaviors. We will explore how retail digitization is changing customer engagement, transforming the shopping experience and impacting other areas of retail commerce. This panel will discuss the industry’s future.

Moderator:
Senior Vice Presdient, Payments Technology & Innovation
Synchrony Financial
Panelists:
Co-Founder and President
Transmit Security
CEO and Founder of Digital Retail Apps
Digital Retail Apps
CMO and Co-Founder of GPShopper
GPShopper
Co-Founder Clover
Clover Network Inc.
11:15 AM-11:30 AM
LVCC North Hall | N259

BREAK

Wealth Management and the Underbanked

Two opposite ends of the financial spectrum meet in the middle. Join us as we take a high-tech look into wealth management while understanding the immense market potential of serving the underbanked around the globe.

11:30AM-12:00 AM
LVCC North Hall | N259

High Tech Tools Tackle Retirement

Whether it’s the millennial market, the underbanked or the ready-to-retire, technology including robo-advisors, AI and predictive analysis is helping to identify opportunities for saving and planning.

Moderator:
Director, Market Innovation
AARP
Panelists:
Financial Editor
NBC Today
President, Investment Services
Fiserv
12:00 PM-12:30 PM
LVCC North Hall | N259

Unleashing the High-Tech Power of the Underbanked

The global underbanked community is proving to be one of the industry’s largest opportunities for customer growth and loyalty. But imagine the challenges in serving a consumer base with little to no connectivity. It can still happen. Come hear how.

Moderator:
Founder
Solve for Interesting
Panelists:
Senior Data Scientist
Intuit
Founder and Chief Innovation Officer
Nucleus Software
Chief Executive Officer
Lantern Credit
12:30 PM-1:00 PM
LVCC North Hall | N259

LUNCH

Behavior, Loyalty and Rewards in Digital Pay

Digital payments, IoT and mobile innovations open up a whole new set of challenges and opportunities to gain more customers and keep them happy. See what companies are experts on financial behaviors and leveraging technology to deliver value and service.

1:00 PM-1:40 PM
LVCC North Hall | N259

Loyalty and Rewards in the Digital Ecosystem

Millennials are dominating the economy. Consumers of all ages are replacing wallets with phones. Retailers must look beyond “transactions” to build consumer relationships. Discover how data like location, purchase history, and demographics help retailers engage and reward at the point-of-sale.

Moderator:
CEO
Street Fight
Speakers:
CEO
Moblico
SR. DIRECTOR OF MARKETING & STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS
USA TECHNOLOGIES
CEO
Brandify
1:40 PM-2:00 PM
LVCC North Hall | N259

Digital Spending Lifestyle

How are consumers transacting today, what really matters to them, and why is the omnichannel digital wallet so important to the now and future? Check out this session where we connect consumers’ changing lifestyle behaviors to the latest payment innovations.

Speakers:
Executive Vice President of Digital Partnerships in North America
Mastercard
2:00 PM-2:15 PM
LVCC North Hall | N259

Tech and The Underbanked

Why Some Programs Work and others Fail

Speakers:
Deputy Director
International Telecommunication Union
Innovation Tipping Point: Payments, Security and Privacy

Money is moving at the tap of a finger, blockchain is looking more like a reality, and companies are working to meet the demands of multi-channel commerce. Hear how experts are balancing protection for consumers and businesses.

2:15 PM-2:55 PM
LVCC North Hall | N259

Regulation in the Age of Digital Money

As money becomes digital, we must create new thinking and direction for oversight and regulation that combines growth in both security and commerce. This panel brings together thought leaders and innovators from technology, finance, legal and governmental agencies and organizations.

Moderator:
Founder and President
Chamber of Digital Commerce
Panelists:
AVP Enterprise Innovation
USAA
Chairman & President
Symbiont
Assistant Director
Federal Trade Commission
Managing Director, Head of Global Public Policy
DTCC
2:55 PM-3:30 PM
LVCC North Hall | N259

Creating a Better, Safer Payment Ecosystem

People are migrating across different commerce channels to get the things they need when they want, where they want and how they want. They are becoming conditioned to convenience, are somewhat indifferent on how they transact, and demand ubiquity. Join Mastercard and its partners in a discussion on how to enable this seamless but safe payment experience.

Moderator:
CONSUMER TECH RESEARCH CREATIVE STRATEGIES INC.
Panelists:
Senior Vice President North America Security Solutions and Processing Regional Lead
Mastercard
Senior Vice Presdient, Payments Technology & Innovation
Synchrony Financial
Senior Industry Analyst
CreditCards.com
IoT and Innovations Disrupting Digital Money

Machines are talking to each other. Financial data and transactions are flowing like never before. The Internet of Things and Big Data have become attached at the hip. Discover the latest technology and high-tech firms disrupting the industry.

3:30 PM-4:00 PM
LVCC North Hall | N259

Building a Payment-Ready Device

Consumer technology is smarter than ever. More and more devices from appliances to POS to mobile phones are expected to manage digital payments, orders, and Big Data. Join this masterclass in what you need to know when developing payment-ready technology.

Panelists:
VP Apple global accounts
NXP Semiconductors
Founder and CEO
uConekt Inc.
4:00 PM-4:30 PM
LVCC North Hall | N259

Financial Trends You Can’t Ignore

Trends may come and go, but these new financial technologies and market challenges are changing the way we handle our money for good. Learn about the latest in cybersecurity, biometrics, behavior, Big Data, and robo-bots.

Moderator:
CEO
The Rudin Group
Speakers:
Director of Innovation
Consult Hyperion
CEO and Founder
Marstone, Inc
The Blockchain: More Than a One-Trick Pony

We will take a deep dive into the use of blockchain distributed ledger across multiple industries and discuss the long- and short-term use and integration into the world economy.

4:30 PM-5:00 PM
LVCC North Hall | N259

Blockchain Unbound

Where is the blockchain taking us and how will cryptocurrencies play into the future of world economies? Learn about this and more through industry experts and VCs.

Moderator:
Founder and CEO
Transform Group/BitAngels
Panelists:
Founder
Consensys Systems LLC
Managing Partner
Blockchain Capital
Co-founder & Chairman
Bloq
CEO
Bitcoin
5:00PM-5:10 PM
LVCC North Hall | N259

Concluding Remarks

Review where we’ve been, and see you in 2018.

Emcee:
CEO and Industry Expert
Market Platform Dynamics