ACT Canada Forum 2019 Agenda

A printable version of the agenda can be found here. It continues to be updated as more speakers and panelists are announced.

Open Banking - The Consumer Perspective

This session will feature an overview of open banking opportunities, followed by a panel discussion on the consumer perspectives of open banking.

Open Banking Opportunities for Canadian FIs: Jonathan Magder, Open Banking Lead, North America, Accenture Strategy

Jaime Cabrera, Sales Director, Market Strategy & Understanding,Ipsos Canada

Reza Rahmanifard, Head of Payments - Marketing,FIME

Additional panelist to be announced

Legal Update: Impacts of Canada's Digital Charter, and The Risks of Data Management

This presentation will help you understand:

  • Canada’s Digital Charter and how it is set to impact the business industry, including the impact on new innovative platforms such as open banking.
  • Assessing the risks and rewards associated with data ownership and consent, including treatment of personal information and data trusts.

Daniel Leslie, Associate, Norton Rose Fulbright

The Innovation Process Panel

This session will feature a presentation on disciplined innovation - what it is, what it means, and how to make sure you can implement it right.  This will be followed by a panel discussion on innovation in your own organization.

Disciplined Innovation Process: Milos Dunjic, AVP Payments Innovation Technology Solutions, TD Bank

Michelle Beyo, Founder, FinAvator

Additional panelist to be announced

Digital ID and Changes in the Canadian Market

This session will feature an update on the state of digital ID in Canada, followed by a panel discussion on what’s left to accomplish.

Digital ID in Canada - Overview & Opportunities: Nick Norman, EVP Sales, Consult Hyperion

Additional panelists to be announced

Secure Remote Commerce - What to Expect in Canada

This presentation will provide you with the need to knows about Secure Remote Commerce.

Ellie Zolghad, Product Manager, Digital Payments & Innovation, MasterCard

Enabling Digital Commerce in Canada

These presentations are tailored to enable digital commerce in Canada

Customer Centric Shopping Experience & Using AI for Fraud: Claude Clausing, SVP, Head of eCommerce,Elavon

Fighting eCommerce Fraud & Improving the Consumer Experience: Helen Hartsell, Director, Global Issuer Partnerships, Ethoca

Additional panelist to be announced

Innovation Changing our Market

Session details to be announced

Payment Insights Panel

Where are payments headed in Canada?  What are the key considerations you should be focused on today?  This panel will feature the thought leaders who are shaping our industry.

Tracey Black, Executive Director of Modernization, Payments Canada

Debbie Gamble, Chief Officer, Innovation Labs and New Ventures, Interac Corporation

Michele Poole, Global Head of Customer Experience, Buckzy Payments

Additional panelists to be announced

Gala Reception, sponsored by Gemalto