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18th NextGen Payments & RegTech Forum 

18th NPF
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“We must free ourselves of the hope that the sea will ever rest. We must learn to sail in high winds.” 
Aristotle Onassis

The 18th NextGen Payments & RegTech Forum gathers Europe’s foremost Payments and RegTech experts giving you access to exclusive insights on payments trends, RegTech developments, regulation, and the latest technologies shaping the Payments and RegTech landscape.

Join leaders from Banks, Fintechs, eCommerce, Merchants, and Government to learn more about the latest business models, regulations and best practices.

The 18th NextGen Payments & RegTech Forum is an elite gathering of global key influencers, innovators, strategists, and thought leaders in Payments and RegTech. Participate in exciting discussions around the latest market trends, digitalisation, regulations, innovation, and technology and take advantage of impactful networking opportunities.

The 18th NextGen Payments & RegTech Forum is the ultimate meeting point for future-oriented financial service enthusiasts in Payments and RegTech.

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WHAT'S COMING UP

THE EVOLVING PAYMENTS TECHNOLOGY LANDSCAPE

Hear more about - what is the future of money? Learn more about Payments in the Metaverse, embedded finance, BNPL, how to reach the market effectively with the latest innovations in Payments. Discover more about decentralized finance, Crypto payments, AI, Blockchain, biometric payments and much more…

DATA PRIVACY, ETHICS
& CYBERSECURITY

Protecting consumers’ privacy and the potential of AI are key themes to be covered. Hear more
about connecting cybersecurity with managing risk and fraud and establishing a model of security-
by-design.
Let’s explore the revolution of AI and the impact of bias and ethics.

REGTECH AND COMPLIANCE INNOVATION: KEY TRENDS & CHALLENGES

Discover more about automating compliance management and using advanced technologies.
Learn more about next-generation financial crime compliance technology and increasing transparency and cost-efficiency.

WHERE GREAT MINDS UNITE

Interactive Panels. Disruptive Challenger Sessions. Insightful Keynotes

40

A PRESTIGIOUS
LIST OF OVER 40 KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

1000

1000 MINUTES OF TAILORED CONTENT FOR SENIOR EXECUTIVES

400

OVER 400
INDUSTRY LEADERS PARTICIPATING

100

REPRESENTING 
MORE THAN 100 COMPANIES

THE AGENDA

10-11 OCTOBER | ATHENS | GREECE

10 OCTOBER 2024 [DAY 1] 

08:30-09:00

 REGISTRATION & WELCOME COFFEE

09:00-09:10

 WELCOME ADDRESS

Lilly Pavlou, Executive Director at QUBE Events 

09:10-09:20

 CHAIRMAN OPENING ADDRESS

09:20-09:45

 KEYNOTE SPEECH + Q&A

What’s Next in Payments and RegTech

  • Driving innovations with Green Finance

  • A continued emphasis on creating value for consumers

  • Redefining the financial landscape with smart contracts and blockchain technology

  • How Gen AI is seeding innovation in future financial products and services

 

09:45-10:10

FIRESIDE CHAT + Q&A

Money Reimagined

  • How technologies will converge to automate payments

  • Expanding to encompass a wider range of tokenized assets

  • Next-generation digital wallets

10:10-10:40

PANEL DISCUSSION + Q&A

Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Adoption

  • The importance of regulatory clarity

  • Tokenization of real-world assets

  • Continuous growth of Decentralized Finance (DeFi)

 

10:40-11:10

NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK

11:10-11:35

KEYNOTE SPEECH + Q&A

Cross-Border Payment Innovations

  • Continued incorporation of blockchain technology to enhance transparency, security, and speed in cross-border transactions

  • Increasing partnerships

  • Facilitate smoother cross-border transactions and compliance

  • Cost reduction focus

11:35-12:05

 PANEL DISCUSSION + Q&A

How Open Banking Initiatives Leading to Innovate Payment Solutions

  • API Integration to facilitate seamless data sharing and collaboration between financial institutions and third-party developers

  • Enhanced customer insights

  • Collaborations between traditional banks and fintechs

  • Maintain customer trust and data security

 

12:05-12:35

PANEL DISCUSSION + Q&A

Growth and Concerns of Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL)

  • Growing use of BNPL as a financial solution

  • Increasing call for regulatory focus to ensure consumer protection and responsible usage

  • Effective partnerships with BNPL providers

 

12:35-13:00

TRAINER SOFT-SKILL SESSION

 

13:00-14:00

 NETWORKING LUNCH
 

14:00-14:30

PANEL DISCUSSION + Q&A

The Rise of A2A Payments and Its Effects on the Industry​​

  • What are the driving factors behind the rising popularity of A2A payments

  • Pay By Bank Trend as a next front in merchants

  • Impact on financial institutions

14:30-14:55

FIRESIDE CHAT + Q&A

Automotive Industry's Payment Transformation

  • Electric cars and digital transformation

  • Integrating payments in-car tech

  • Creating a unified brand experience

14:55-15:20

FIRESIDE CHAT + Q&A

Cloud-Based Payment Data Management

  • Leveraging the cloud for payment data

  • Real-time data in business decision-making

  • Enhancing payment efficiency and security through cloud technology

15:20-15:50

NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK

15:50-16:20

PANEL DISCUSSION + Q&A

Technology Trends in Compliance Management and Fraud Detection​​​

  • Technology role in enhancing compliance and fraud prevention

  • Automated tasks, risk prediction, and real-time monitoring

  • Improving compliance reporting

  • Novel AI-powered algorithms

  • Adaptive learning

 

16:20-16:50

PANEL DISCUSSION + Q&A

Key Regulatory Challenges and Opportunities for 2024

  • Share perspectives from experts from regulatory bodies, financial institutions, and technology companies on navigating the evolving regulatory landscape

  • Fostering innovation and safeguarding consumer protection

  • Promoting collaboration among regulators to address payment challenges

16:50-17:00

CHAIRMAN CLOSING COMMENTS DAY 1

17:00-18:30

NETWORKING DRINKS RECEPTION

11 OCTOBER 2024 [DAY 2]

08:30-09:15

MORNING NETWORKING COFFEE

09:15-09:45

PANEL DISCUSSION + Q&A

Regulatory Reporting Focus

  • Compliance automation

  • Recognizing the increased regulatory pressure on financial institutions

  • Customization and modularity

 

09:45-10:10

KEYNOTE SPEECH + Q&A

Cybersecurity in Financial Services

  • Rise of cybercrime in financial sectors

  • Implementing robust cybersecurity measures

  • Regular risk assessments and data protection

  • Best practices in cybersecurity management

10:10-10:35

FIRESIDE CHAT + Q&A 

The Use of Biometrics for Secure and Convenient Payment Authentication

  • The evolution of biometrics to include behavioral biometrics, and analyzing unique patterns

  • Multi-factor authentication

  • Predicted integration of biometrics across various devices and platforms

  • Regulatory refinement

 

10:35-11:00

KEYNOTE SPEECH + Q&A

The Future of Regulatory Sandboxes​​

  • Increased focus on international cooperation

  • How is the technology being used to improve the efficiency of regulatory sandboxes

  • A shift towards a more proactive approach

11:00-11:30

NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK

11:30-12:00

PANEL DISCUSSION + Q&A

Regulatory Reporting Focus​​

  • Compliance automation

  • Recognizing the increased regulatory pressure on financial institutions

  • Customisation and modularity

12:00-12:30

PANEL DISCUSSION + Q&A

Envisioning the Future of Financial Transactions​​

  • Projecting the long-term evolution of payment methods

  • Integrating emerging technologies in future payment systems

 

12:30-12:40

CHAIRMAN CLOSING COMMENTS & KEY TAKEAWAYS

12:50-14:00

NETWORKING CLOSING LUNCH

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KEY BENEFITS FOR PARTICIPATING

Interactive Hybrid Platform
Hybrid events enable you to put a virtual face to your organisation or come actually face-to-face by speaking to your viewers, attending meetings and networking

Build Thought Leadership
Showcase expertise and establish yourself as an industry thought leader

Generate Leads
It is the most cost-effective way to generate qualified leads of key B2B decision makers

Targeted Audience
Meet & engage with your target group

 

Global Reach
Hybrid events enable you to connect with your target audiences both locally and globally

 

New Prospects
Engage with new prospects and support existing relationships thus helping to drive leads into your sales funnel

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BECOME A SPONSOR

Sponsoring the 18th NextGen Payments & RegTech Forum provides you with the perfect opportunity to showcase your solutions and interact with your target audience in a purposeful way.

You can expect to secure new direct connections with key decision-makers and industry influencers.

 

Our Sponsorship packages take on a holistic approach and are tailored to accommodate your specific business objectives.

Packages can include:

  • 20-30 minute keynote presentation or inclusion on an industry-expert panel discussion 

  • Access to The Meeting Point which includes 5 pre-qualified meetings

  • An integrated international marketing & branding campaign strategy

  • International social media campaigns

  • Dedicated booths and promotional areas

  • Prestigious PR opportunities & interviews with international media

MEANINGFUL NETWORKING

Finally we are back with in-person events! The time to connect with our colleagues and peers in the Payments and RegTech sector is here! Our aim with the 18th NextGen Payments & RegTech Forum is to facilitate key discussions and create a platform for meaningful networking. No spamming, no irrelevant conversations, just quality conversations that promote business growth.

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“Impressive stage of presenters discussing actual hot topics in the payments industry. A good forum for networking with others working in the same sector & also payments/financial services experts.”
 
MeDirect Malta Senior, Manager - Core Banking Platforms

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