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2015 Program

Enabling Trusted, Ubiquitous Innovation

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Time Topics
8:00 – 10:00 p.m. Reception for Participants and Speakers at InterContinental

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Time Topics
7:30 – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast
8:30 – 8:45 a.m. Welcome and Overview
Charles Evans, President and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
8:45 – 9:45 a.m. Keynote – Technology in the Cloud: A Way to Think About Risk, Innovation, Scale, and Success
Thomas Koulopoulos, Author of Cloud Surfing and the Innovation Zone
9:45 – 10:00 a.m. Break
10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Progress and Challenges in Reaching the Goal of Trusted, Ubiquitous Innovation
Mary Monahan, Executive Vice President & Research Director, Mobile, Javelin Strategy & Research (Moderator)
Melanie Swan, Founder & CEO, Institute for Blockchain Studies
Terry Dooley, Executive Vice President and CIO, SHAZAM Network
Suresh Ramamurthi, Chairman, CBW Bank
Rahier Rahman, Founder & CEO, Pangea
11:30 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. Vision for Trusted, Open and Ubiquitous Innovation: New Models?
Kenneth Montgomery, First Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston (Moderator)
Chris Hamilton, CEO, Australian Payments Clearing Association (Presenter)
Dr. Charles Kahn, Bailey Memorial Chair Professor, Department of Finance, University of Illinois
1:15 – 1:30 p.m. Break
1:30 – 2:30 p.m. The Future of Identity and Assurance
Lou Ann Alexander, Chief Market Development Officer- Payments, Early Warning Services (Moderator)
Greg Williamson, Senior Business Leader, MasterCard
Manu Sporny, Founder and CEO, Digital Bazaar (W3C)
Carol Coye Benson, Founding Partner, Glenbrook Partners
2:30 – 3:30 p.m. Mitigating Risk: Challenges and Opportunities
Julie Conroy, Research Director, Aite Group (Moderator)
Marianne Crowe, Vice President, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Peter Tapling, President and CEO, Authentify
Canh Tran, Co-Founder and CEO, Rippleshot
Amador Testa, Chief Product Officer, Emailage
3:30 – 3:45 p.m. Break
3:45 – 4:45 p.m. Rules of the Road: Regulatory, Supervisory, Legal Trends and Implications
Duncan Douglass, Partner, Alston & Bird LLP (Moderator)
Valerie Abend, Senior Critical Infrastructure Officer, OCC
Sarah Jane Hughes, University Scholar and Fellow in Commercial Law, Indiana University
Benjamin Lawsky, Former Superintendent of Financial Services for New York State
4:45 – 5:30 p.m. Update on Strategies for Improving the U.S. Payment System
Sean Rodriguez, Senior Vice President, Federal Reserve System (Moderator)
Christina Tetreault, Staff Attorney, Financial Services Program, Consumers Union
Reed Luhtanen, Senior Director, Payments Policy, Walmart
Roy DeCicco, Managing Director, JPM Chase
5:30 – 7:00 PM Reception

Friday, September 25, 2015

Time Topics
8:30 a.m. Day 2 Kick-Off
8:30 – 9:00 a.m. Lessons Learned for Realizing Ubiquity
Jim Mortimer, Head of International Propositions, VocaLink
9:00 – 9:15 a.m. Break
9:15 – 10:45 a.m. Envision the Future: Business, Technical, and Operating Models
Anita Patterson, Director- Treasury Services & Patriot Act Compliance Officer, Cox Enterprises (Moderator)
BC Krishna, President and CEO, Mineral Tree
Mike Bilski, CEO, North American Banking Company
Larry Buettner, Senior Vice President, Wausau Financial Systems
Ed Bachelder, Director of Research, BlueFlame Consulting
10:45 – 11:00 a.m. Wrap–up
Gordon Werkema, Payments Strategy Director, Federal Reserve System