Hyatt Regency Sydney
Hyatt Regency Sydney, 161 Sussex Street, Sydney, Australia, 2000

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Event Date Mon Nov 26 HKT - Tue Nov 27 HKT (about 3 years ago)
In your timezone (EST): Mon Nov 26 12:00am - Tue Nov 27 12:00am
Location Hyatt Regency Sydney
161 Sussex Street, Sydney, Australia, 2000
Region APAC

Join the best briefing on Australia’s payments / transaction developments and be a part of the top network in Oceania!

Co-hosted with AusPayNet, the inaugural AustralianPaymentSummit is a strategic & pragmatic – for & by senior professionals – platform. APS covers key trends and discusses global lessons, Fintech and developments in Open Banking, PSD2, Digital Identity, Real time Payments and Regulatory Alignments. By exchanging the key trends, best practices and workable solutions, we deep-dive into topics and innovations affecting the business directions for the future.


2018 Speakers

Lance Blockley
The Initiatives Group

Christian Schäfer
Director, Head of Payment Products & Solutions , Initiative Director - Group wide PSD2 project | Deutsche Bank AG | Frankfurt

Jed Horner
Policy Manager at Standards Australia

Stephen King
Commissioner at Australia’s Productivity Commission

Mia Ma
Business Director of WeChat Pay international team

Alex Scandurra
Founding CEO of Stone & Chalk

Melisande Waterford
General Manager, Licensing at APRA

Dane Birdseye
Group Treasury Manager, Cochlear Limited

Melissa Hope
Head of Note Issue at RBA

Lisa Schutz
Director of The RegTech Association and the founder and CEO of Verifier

Marisol Challen
Co-Founder and COO at PayNinja

Chackan Lai
Vice President, Global Product and Innovation Risk at Visa Inc.

Julian Potter
Group Country Manager at Visa Australia, New Zealand and South Pacific

Vaqar Khan
Senior Security Consultant at UL

Martin Gold
Senior Lecturer at Sydney Business School, UOW (School)

Kristy Duncan
CEO & Founder of Women in Payments

Lisa Shields
Founder & CEO at FI.SPAN

Tony Fish
Board Advisor at

Phillip Finnegan
Managing Director Pacific | ACI Worldwide

Steve Weston
Volt Bank Co-founder and CEO

Brady Luo
Co-Founder & CEO

Debbie Gamble
Chief Innovation and New Ventures Officer at Interac Corp. in Canada

Stephen Benton
eftpos CEO and Managing Director

Venkatesh Saha
Head of Banking - Asia Pacific at TransferWise

Pete Kooner
Vice President, Head of Product, Treasury Services, Australia & New Zealand, J.P. Morgan

Michael Moon
Head of Payments Markets, Asia Pacific at SWIFT

Dave Birch
Global Ambassador | Consult Hyperion

Gijs Boudewijn
Chair of the Payment Systems Committee at the European Banking Federation

Steve Wiggins
Chief Executive at Payments NZ

Mary McHale
Business Development Director, Financial Services, Asia-Pacific – Equinix

Sophie Gilder
Head of Experimentation, Blockchain & Embodied AI Innovation Labs, Commonwealth Bank of Australia

Rob Craig
Chairman of AusPayNet

Nick Giurietto
Chief Executive, Australian Digital Commerce Association

Tony Richards
Head of Payments Policy, Reserve Bank of Australia

Philip Lowe
Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia

Dr Leila Fourie
CEO, Australian Payments Network

Graeme Pyper
Regional Director for Aus & NZ | Gemalto

Victoria Richardson
Chief Strategy Officer, Australian Payments Network Limited

Harry Smorenberg
CEO, Smorenberg Corporate Consultancy

Sponsors & Partners

2018 Partners

• Visa
• Travelex
• Gemalto
• everiToken
• Equinix
• eftpos
• ACI Worldwide

• BNC BraveNewCoin
• Australian Financial News
• Central Bank Payment News
• Payments Consulting Network
• Fintech Finance
• The Paypers
• InstaPay
• Russian Electronic Money and Remittance Association
• Banking Technology
• Fintech News Singapore