16 Nov 2017 / Bratislava, Slovakia

Agenda

The event agendas time zone is CET.

Thu
16 Nov 2017
09:00 – 09:30
Kick off

ANDREW GARTH (UK)- British Ambassador to Slovakia

IVAN ŠTEFANEC (SK)-  Member of the European Parlament 

MARTIN PETER (SK)- Head of Banking Department Ministry of Finance of the Slovak Republic

2. FinTech Presentation
09:30 – 11:00
1) BLOCKCHAIN CURRENCY

Presentations are focused on the new trends from the Blockchain field. The interest is directed to the crypto

currency. We will present you Paralel polis and various other projects and innovations in this field. Finally, there
will be a place for dicsussion. 


Speakers:

09:30 - 09:40 ROGER HAENNI (CH) - CEO & Co-Founder at Datum

09:40 - 09:50 ZHAN SERZH SAGBO (RUS)- Chief Operations Officer at ZANGLL

09:50 - 10:00 RONALD IŽIP (SK) - Introducing broker at TRIM Broker 

PAVOL MOLNÁR (SK) - CEO at Crypto Invest

10:10 -10:20 MARTIN LINDÁK (SK)- Analyst at F.A. Hayek Foundation 

10:20 -10:30 PETER BEŠINA (SK) - Co-founder, CEO at CryptoDiggers

10:30 -  10:40 RUSLAN VASYUTIN Ph.D. (UA) - Chief Marketing

Officer in DATARIUS Cryptobank

10:40 - 11:00 Round table discussion with speakers





3. Hackathon
09:30 – 17:00
1) HACKHATHON
1. FinTech Round Tables Discusion
09:30 – 11:00
1) PSD2 & REGTECH

Block PSD2 & Regtech from regulatory opportunity, moving into the 22nd century. Moderated roundtable: moderator Lydia Goutas with five speakers from different countries will introduce the legislation and will share their view on implementation. They will discuss the next questions: 

• PSD2: What are positive KYC impacts?

• PSD2: How will the client benefit? What FinTech can do to help us be better at both serving customers and improving our own experience?

• PSD2: What are the challenges & advantages for financial institutions? 

• PSD2 + Regtech (paperless): What actual legislation allows? • Regtech (paperless): How to reduce printed documentation & remove a client’s frustration? 

• Regtech (paperless) Challenges for financial institutions – How to reduce operational costs? 

• How to provide simple, user friendly and well-paced clients services?

Case study: 1-2 UK company (other state) to introduce their P2P, direct payment solution successfully working for major UK bank & questions, to introduce their paperless solution - successfully implemented in the international bank.


Speakers:

  1. MICHAL ŠMÍDA (CZ)- Founder & CEO at Twisto Payments a.s.
  2. LU ZURAWSKI (UK)– Consumer Payments Practice Lead, EMEA at ACI Worldwide
  3. EVGENY LIKHODED (UK)- Founder & CEO at ClauseMatch, RegTech / FinTech Entrepreneur
  4. PAWEL TURCZYNOWICZ (PL)- CEO of Ybanking (Yfin S.A.)
  5. DAMIR BICANIC (EE)- Advisor at Funderbeam
  6. MATEJ FTÁČNIK (SK) - Railsbank


Matchmaking
11:00 – 12:00
B2B Session 1
11:00 – 12:00
Coffee break
12:00 – 13:00
Lunch
1. FinTech Round Tables Discusion
13:00 – 14:30
2) PEOPLE

Moderated roundtable, where will be discussed the following questions: 

• Do banks/ financial institutions have sufficiently skilled human capital to cover challenging requirements? 

• What new qualifications will be needed in financial sector in the upcoming decade? 

• In which areas of banking services can we expect greatest staff shortages and how to deal with it? 


Speakers:

  1. RUZ CHISHTY (UK)- International Dealmaker in the Pan European Startup Eco-System
  2. MARIÁN MINÁRIK (SK)- Executive partner at Comm-pass
  3. SAMANTHA PITCHFORD (CH)- Business Development,Sales, Commercial Business Unit Leader at Attra
  4. PETER GÉC (SK) – Solution Design at Infinity conusulting 
  5. DANIEL HORAK (AT) - Managing Partner, Marketing & Sales at CONDA


2. FinTech Presentation
13:00 – 14:30
2) SUCCESSFUL MODEL OF COOPERATION BETWEEN BANK AND START-UPS

Slovakia has an example of successful co-operation of bank and stat-ups. The aim of this presentation is to approach the options, but also the treatrs and measures to be taken and what needs to be done. 

Speakers:

13:00 - 13:15 TOMÁŠ BARBARIČ - Head of 365.business Development (SK)

13:20 - 13:30 JURAJ ROSA - GOODAI (SK)  

13:30 - 13:40 HAŇO PETER - HABITABLE s.r.o. (SK)

13:40 - 13:50 JURAJ KAPAŠNÝ - KNOYD (SK) 

13:50 - 14:00 ZUZANA MADEROVÁ - Dateio (CZ)

14:00 - 14:40 Round Table discussion with speakers


Matchmaking
14:30 – 15:30
B2B Session 2
14:30 – 15:30
Coffee break
1. FinTech Round Tables Discusion
15:30 – 17:00
3) BLOCKCHAIN REVOLUTION

Moderated roundtable

• Blockchain technology 

• Blockchain currencies – can we regulate and control it? 

• What are advantages & disadvantages of crypto currencies in comparison with traditional money? 

• How can we use blockchain in public registers (i. e.: clearing and trading with securities) 

• Is it possible to monitor block chain transactions? 

• Can block chain currencies be used (and misused) anonymously? (i.e.: funding of terrorist groups) 

• What are the challenges for financial institutions? Should the bank monitor block chain activity of its clients? Does block-chain impose any reputational risk for the bank? How to get rid of this reputational risk? 


Speakers:

  1. LUKE KOVIC (UK)- Head of Partnerships Applied Blockchain
  2. MICHAEL GEIKE (DE) - CEO at Advanced Blockchain AG 
  3. MILAN GAJDOŠ (SK) - COO at DECENT
  4. VLADIMIR REPISKY (UK)- Director at Peer Credit
  5. PAVOL LUPTÁK (SK)- CEO certified IT security professional
  6. LUKÁŠ HATALA (SK) - DXC Offering Solution Architect at DXC Technology



2. FinTech Presentation
15:30 – 17:00
3) SECURITY AND GDPR

What are the new challenges and opportunities in the area of cyber security in the financial sector? How can I
protect my credit card and what can I do with eID? Is the face and voice authenticated safety? Not only these
questions will be answered by the experts from the field.

Speakers:

15:30 - 15:40 TOMÁŠ ZAŤKO (SK) - CEO of Citadelo

15:40 - 15:50 MICHAL UNGER (SK) - Patrol Slovakia

15:50 - 16:00 PETER HANDZUŠ (SK) -  Solution Architect

at DXC Technology

16:00 - 16:10 DUŠAN SLIMÁK (SK) - Tatra Banka

16:10 - 16:20 PAVEL NECHALA (SK) - Advocate

16:20 - 16:30 ERIK CEBIK (SK)- CO-founder at DataTree

16:30 - 17:00 Round Table discussion with speakers

2. FinTech Presentation
17:00 – 17:30
1) INVESTORS PRESENTATION

Within the Investors block, there will be opportunities for collaboration or other opportunities, such as looking for
partnerships, projects, or collaboration. Where to invest and how to ask for participation in projects or tenders.

Round Table Discussion with speakers:

  1. MARTIN VLACHYNSKY (SK)- PEDAL Consulting
  2. IVAN FILUS (SK)- BIC Bratislava - Business & Innovation Centre
  3. SLAVOMÍR HRUŠKA (SK)-  CEO at Investeers