Presentation will be about the future of banking & payments industry. Key idea - if internet is powered by open-source and free software and protocols, banking ecosystem will adopt the same principles. Demo of free open-source banking platform will be shown.
Speaker. Pavel Kravchenko is a known decentralized systems expert, PhD information security, university lecturer and public speaker. Former Stellar team member, co-founder of blockchain R&D centers Distributed Lab and Attic Lab. Now Pavel focuses on creation of open-source infrastructure for banking and digital asset management industry - http://openbankit.com/
Why now?Dynamic technological changes create challenges that have never confronted incumbent banking and payment industry. At the same time previously unseen opportunities are opened for the new generation of financial services. Over the next years these markets will be reshaped with an accelerated growth of electronic payments and the advent of new and disruptive players.
Target audience.FinTech & blockchain experts, banks and e-money providers willing to build a digital infrastructure, payment services providers, debit card services providers, startups and companies that are planning an ICO.
Schedule.18:30-18:45 - Arrivals & introduction.18:45-20:00 - Industry trends overview and featured presentation.20:00-20:30 - Q&A Session, business contacts time.
Location.841 Broadway, Floor 8Map: https://goo.gl/nVULRu
Ticket costFree. But preregistration is required. https://goo.gl/forms/jnCxOTTOIprdn8lJ3