Prague Congress Centre
Prague Congress Centre, 5. května 1640/65, 140 21 Praha 4, Czechia

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Event Date Fri Apr 12 CEST - Sat Apr 13 CEST (over 2 years ago)
In your timezone (EST): Fri Apr 12 2:00am - Sat Apr 13 11:00am
Location Prague Congress Centre
5. května 1640/65, 140 21 Praha 4, Czechia
Region EMEA

In recent years banks have become complex financial organizations which offer a wide variety of products and services to their customers and manage huge numbers of transactions. Using the latest technologies banks are working to develop and offer fast, convenient and modern services whilst exploring new market opportunities.

Nowadays banking sector is under constant pressure from various sources, including changes to the regulatory framework, new market participants, blockchain & crypto currencies, innovative and complicated technologies.

In FinTech era, banks have to be innovative. They have to be new, have to be fresh. People are counting on that. And every day customer expectations grow.

And that’s what makes 11th Global Banking Innovation Forum & EXPO a must-attend event for financial experts from all around the world.

The Forum will uncover the newest trends in banking, the most innovative and effective strategies for improving customer experience and optimizing internal banking processes.

World’s leading banks will share case studies of their transformational journey. Brightest minds of banking industry will be discussing the future of financial sector.

Join us at this annual 2-days event with an audience of 500+ industry leaders, with strong educational program, based on world’s top banks’ case studies, various networking opportunities: formal and informal, and an EXPO with world’s most innovative existing fintech solutions presented.


2019 Speakers

Letitia Seglah
Independent Expert, Blockchain and FinTech Regulation

Marco Bosma
SVP Fintech & Innovation, RABOBANK

Noemie Papp
Head of Digital & Retail, European Banking Federation

Victor Dostov
President Russian Electronic Money and Remittance Association Senior Researcher, St.Petersburg State University

Nadish Lad
Head of payments Product, Volante Technologies, Inc

Jan Macek
Vice President Consulting Services, Global Leader of Anti Financial Crime Solutions and Financial Sector

Michal Vodrážka
Director, Payments Regulation and Financial Innovations Division, Czech National Bank

Torsten Strass
President, Central and Eastern Europe Operations, CGI

Dr. Benjamin Wellstein
Managing Partner Banking CEE, Simon-Kucher & Partners

Luka Milinković
Senior IS Auditor, NLB Bank Belgrade

Ruben Nieto Martin-Vares
Head of Innovation, Allfunds Bank S.A.U.

Richard Podpiera
Executive Director, Data, Analysis, Operations and Procurement, ČSOB

Monika Drobna
Innovation Head, Komerční Banka

Marcel Gajdos
Country Manager | Czech Republic & Slovakia, VISA

Jan Antoš
Executive Director, Brand & Strategic Innovations, Trask solutions

Alexey Tartyshev
Head of Digital, Deltacredit Bank

Srdjan Novakovic
Head of Digital Banking Group Competence Centre, Addiko Bank

Usman Sheikh
Director of Design & Experimentation, Barclaycard

Pierre-Nicolas Patouillard
Head of Innovation, Fintechs and new business models, SOCIÉTÉ GÉNÉRALE

Ivan Bekarovski
Director, Arbes Technologies

Chris Scheuermann
Head of Partnerships, figo GmbH

Valeriy Rykhlov
Global Head of Pre-Sales – Fraud Prevention, Kaspersky Lab

Tamas Josvai
Director, Industry Solutions, Financial Services, Microsoft Central and Eastern Europe

Tim Bedard
Director Product Marketing, Onespan

Sponsors & Partners

2019 Sponsors


• Openway

• Microsoft

• Appello
• Emailage
• tink

• OneSpan
• Arrow
• Bueau Van Dijk
• Citrix
• Kaspersky
• InfoCert
• ThreatMetrix
• Simon + Kucher & Partners
• Unblu

• Titio

• Zentity
• Trask
• Volante
• Bluepoint

• Figo
• Arbes
• Swift

• Fintech Futures
• Crypto PR Lab