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Day I – 24th of May 2017

FUTURETECH CONGRESS

8:30 – 09:30 Registration


9:30 – 09:50 Opening & Introduction

Trends driving our world today and tomorrow – setting the scene for the FutureTech Congress

Marcin Petrykowski, Vice-president of the Advisory Board, Managing Director, S&P Global
Dorota Zimnoch, International expert industry Fintech and Insurtech


09:50 – 10:05 KEYNOTE SPEECH

Deputy Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki, Minister of Economic Development and Finance


10:05 – 10:35 KEYNOTE SPEECH

"The Autonomous Internet Of Everything"
5 minutes intro quiz for audience, 15 minutes Guest’s quiz conclusion and presentation about the futuristic perspective of the surrounding environment, 10 minutes for Q&A

James Felton Keith, Chairman of International Personal Data Trade Association, USA


10:35 – 10:50 KEYNOTE SPEECH

Culture & Innovation in fintech trends

Ghela Boskovich, Founder of FemTechGlobal / Head of Partnership at StartupBootCamp, UK


10:50 – 11:05 KEYNOTE SPEECH

Fintech impact on future life.

Chris Skinner, Writer, Fintech Commentator, Chair of the Financial Services Club, The Finanser, UK


11:05 – 11:35 Debate: What is the future of human and where will it take us in 2020?

Speakers in discussion:
Ghela Boskovich, Founder of FemTechGlobal / Head of Partnership at StartupBootCamp, UK
Chris Skinner, Writer, Fintech Commentator, Chair of the Financial Services Club, The Finanser, UK
Marcin Petrykowski, Managing Director, S&P Global


11:35 – 11:50 KEYNOTE SPEECH

“Are you ready for the digital future?”

Spriros K. Margaris, Founder & Venture Capitalist, Margaris Advisory, Switzerland


11:50 – 12:20 Debate: How does futuristic vision translates into business – practical dimension

Speakers in discussion:
Stephen Brobst, Chief Technology Officer, Teradata Corporation, USA
Witold Jaworski, CEO, NIO, former CEO of Allianz between 2013-2014
Cezary Stypułkowski, CEO, mBank
Ralph Talmont, Speaker, Author and Sensemaker; Team Leader for TEDxWarsaw


12:20 - 12:50 DEBATE

Investors perspective key trends

Speakers in discussion:
James Felton Keith, Chairman of International Personal Data Trade Association, USA
Jacek Levernes, President of ABSL; CEO of Finteco; Cornerstone Partners
Adam Niewiński, Vice President of the Management Board, Pekao SA
Łukasz Wejchert, Founder, Dirlango


12:50 - 13:00 PRESENTATION

Data Center of the future - secure, efficent & fault tolerant
Bartłomiej Danek, Vicepresident of the Board, Beyond.pl


13:00 - 13:30 Networking break

FINTECH DIGITAL CONGRESS

Digital Finance – what is next and ahead?

Introductory Speech: Tomasz Czechowicz, President of the Management Board, Managing Partner, MCI Capital; Chairman of the Advisory Board of FinTech Digital Congress

13:30 – 13:55 DEBATE

Fintech influence on finance development. Where are we now? What are the next steps? Discussion about accomplishments – what has been achieved, what are the best practices, what should we do next. Wide perspective of new technologies.

Facilitator:
Edyta Sadowska, CEO, Ringier Axel Springer Polska

Speakers in discussion:
Maria Campos, Board Member, Bank Millennium
Loukas Notopoulos, CEO, Vivus Finance
Mario Shiliashki, President of the Management Board & CEO, PayU EMEA


13:55 – 14:15 1:1 FireChat with bank CEO

In discussion Zbigniew Jagiełło, CEO, PKO Bank Polski with Marcin Petrykowski, Managing Director, S&P Global


New Client Experience in Finance


14:15 – 15:10 CROSS DEBATE

Reshaping the client experience through digitalization - digital identity, access, services and interface

Facilitator:
Jerzy Kalinowski, Partner, Head of Information, Communications & Entertainment Industry in CEE KPMG

Speakers I: 
Daniel Daszkiewicz, VP of Digital Experience, Global Consumer Banking, Citi
Dariusz Marcjasz, Vicepresident of the Board, Krajowa Izba Rozliczeniowa S.A.
Malgorzata Szturmowicz, Board Member, Idea Bank
Speakers II:
Alvaro Amorim, CEO for the Indian market, SalaryFits, UK
Daniel Arak, Co-Founder & Board Member, ITMAGINATION
Bartosz Skwarczek, CEO & Co-Founder, G2A.COM


15:10 – 15:30 1:1 FireChat with Fintech Entreprenuer on Client Experience

In discussion Mario Shiliashki, President of the Management Board & CEO, PayU EMEA with Nell Przybylska, Editor, Onet


Practical case studies. Dinosaurs and unicorns cooperation!

Introduction on models for Corporate – Startups cooperation

15:30 – 15:40
Thibaut Rouquette, FinTech Director, The Heart Warsaw

Success stories of cooperation between traditional player and fintech company

15:40 – 15:50
Krzysztof Klimczak, CEO & Founder, ZenCard
Grzegorz Pawlicki, Director of Innovation & Customer Experience, PKO Bank Polski

15:50 – 16:00
Christoph Rieche, CEO and Co-Founder, iwoca
Mario Shiliashki, President of the Management Board & CEO, PayU EMEA


16:00 Lunch


19:00 FutureTech Night for Platinum & Diamond Tickets Holders

INSURTECH DIGITAL CONGRESS

13:30 – 13:35 InsurTech Congress Opening

Witold Jaworski, Chairman of the Advisory Board of InsurTech Digital Congress, CEO, NIO


Insurance Future

13:35 - 13:50 Keynote Speech

“An economists view - finally recovery? Post Brexit, Post Trump impact on the financial market"

Lars Christensen, Founder and Owner of Markets and Money Advisory, former Danske Bank chief economist, Denmark


13:50 - 14:30 Debate

  • How will new technologies affect and change the insurance sector in 10 years (automation, robotics and smartphone trends)?
  • Is traditional insurance coming to an end?
  • Will insurance companies still exist in the near future?

Moderator:
Marek Zefirian, CEO, Starter24

Speakers:
Lars Christensen, Founder and Owner of Markets and Money Advisor, former Danske Bank chief economist, Denmark
Samir El-Alami, Co-Founder, ONE, UK
Hesus Inoma, Founder & CEO, WeSavvy, Ireland


Redefining customer needs

14:30 - 15:10 Debate

  • What will customers be in the future? What will their needs and behaviours look like?
  • Which products and services do customers want? Is the sector ready for that?
  • Will insurance products change in the future (e.g. P2P insurance, short term insurance etc.)
  • Selling in the future – will robots replace humans?
  • Is the second “direct” wave coming?
  • Will (and how) insurance marketing change?

Moderator:
Artur Olech, CEO, hiPRO; Chairman of Insurance Forum Advisory Board

Speakers:
Maciej Bryłka, Site Leader, Guidewire
Michał Jackowiak, CMO, Atos Polska
Atique Waghani, Marketing & Startup Consultant at Waghani Marketing, Mentor at Startupbootcamp FinTech, UK


How do regulations foster/hinder the development of new technologies in insurance?

15:10 - 15:25 Regulations - impact on insurtech

Wojciech Rabiej, Senior Advisor, PwC


15:25 - 16:00 Debate

  • How to construct regulations to make them foster market development?
  • In what way do the present regulations (especially for data protection) support/hinder development/competitiveness of new technologies?
  • In what way do the present regulations (especially for data protection) support/hinder development/competitiveness of new technologies?
  • If new technologies can explore business value from delivered data and reporting systems
  • Why direct 2.0 will succeed when direct 1.0 failed?

Moderator:
Wojciech Rabiej, Senior Advisor, PwC
Speakers:
Paweł Gruza, Undersecretary of the State, Ministerstwo Finansów
Andrzej Lewiński, Deputy General Inspector for Personal Data Protection in 2006-2016
Igor Rusinowski, CEO, Unilink
Konrad Wypchło, Data Division Director and Board Member, ITMAGINATION


16:00 Lunch


19:00 FutureTech Night for Platinum & Diamond Tickets Holders

BIG DATA: THINK BIG CEE CONGRESS

13:30 - 14:10 Keynote speech

„Autonomous Decision-Making, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence:  What Does It All Mean and Why Should You Care?”

Stephen Brobst, Chief Technology Oficer, Teradata Corporation


14:10 – 14:40 Keynote speech

Digitizing the physical world

Scott Neuman, Global Marketing Director IBM Watson IoT


14:40 - 15:50 Debate: The rise of modern technologies in business: is replacement of human beings with AI the best possible solution?

Block host: Ministry of Economic Development

  • The rise of AI: should it become a manager instead of an assistant?
  • Human beings vs. AI: in which areas would the machine be more effective? How will job reduction affect business and what benefits could replacement of human beings offer?
  • Virtual sales assistant: how will AI development in the industry affect customer service and satisfaction?
    • Social media: is it possible to collect additional customer data in real time?
    • How to collect and store data (requirements, needs, expectations) obtained during virtual customer service
    • Undecided customers: is it possible for AI at this stage of development to apply persuasion and product recommendation techniques in the manner similar to a professional salesperson?
  • Artificial intelligence, adaptive algorithms, new generation of malware: are we ready for intelligent threats both inside and outside the organization? What security measures should an average user apply when interacting with AI?

Moderator:
Tim Peters, Partner, Arthur D. Little

Speakers:
Tomasz Domański, Principal Data Engineer, Teradata
Scott Neuman, Global Marketing Director IBM Watson IoT
Wojciech Olechno, Head of B2B Sales, Samsung Electronics
Paweł Tulin, Lead VX Designer, G2A.COM


15:50-16:00 Q&A


16:00 Lunch


19:00 FutureTech Night for Platinum & Diamond Tickets Holders

Day II – 25th of May 2017

FINTECH DIGITAL CONGRESS

8:00 – 09:00 Registration


9:00 – 9:20 Opening of the 2nd day of the Congress


Fintech Investors perspective

9:20 - 9:35 Changing landscape of Fintech investments

Dorota Zimnoch, International Fintech and Insurtech Expert


9:35 - 10:05 DEBATE

Fintech Investors perspective – key investment theses for next 12 months

Facilitator:
Katarzyna Królak-Wyszyńska, CEO, Innovatika

Speakers:
Sylwester Janik, Senior Partner, VicePresident of the Board, MCI Capital
Monika Morali-Majkut, Investor & Advisor, Chairman of the Investment Committee, PFR Ventures
Szymon Wałach, Managing Director, PKO Bank Polski


10:05 - 10:25 Discussion about interaction between fund and company

Sylwester Janik, Senior Partner, VicePresident of the Board, MCI Capital and Adam Bąkowski, CEO, Naviexpert


Market standards – already there or yet not developed? How much do we really need them?

10:25 - 10:45 Data portability: does Fintech need more?

Krzysztof Korus, Partner, dLK.Legal


10:45 - 11:05 DEBATE about market standards

Paweł Bułgaryn, Chief Specialist, Payment Systems and Services Unit Coordinator, Ministry of Finance
Krzysztof Korus, Legal Advisor and Economist, dLK.Legal
Marianna Sidoroff, Deputy Director at Ministry of Economic Development


11:05 - 11:20 Blockchain Technology Solving Regulatory Problems

Paweł Kuskowski, CEO & Co-Founder, Coinfirm Blockchain Lab


11:20 - 11:40 Digital Identity, The Next Frontier

Andrey Kovalev, Expert, ThreatMetrix, The Netherlands


11:40 - 12:00 What awaits us in 2018 and why is there no answer to the question "How to regulate the market?"

Ewa Wernerowicz, Chief Operating Officer, Vivus Finance


12:00 - 12:30 Networking break

E-commerce and payments - Client experience


12:30 - 12:45 “Smart Phone, Stupid Man” – you cannot possibly think outside the box unless you understand the nature of the box that bounds your current thinking

Zuzanna Skalska, Founding Partner, 360Inspiration


12:45 - 13:00 1:1 FireChat

In discussion Konrad Kucharski, CEO, Blue Media SA with Michał Turalski, Senior Manager, KPMG Advisory


13:00 - 13:30 DEBATE

E-commerce and payments - Client experience

  • Payments to ease the Client experience, not the institution / process
  • Fintech’s influence on e-commerce and e-commerce on fintech
  • Smart contracting – e-wallets
  • AI, smart bots, new client interfacing

Facilitator:
Anna Maj, FinTech Expert, Country Manager, PayTech Consulting

Speakers:
Patryk Kadlec, Director of Strategic Development Department, G2A.COM
Adrian Kurowski, Country Manager for Poland, Visa
Maciej Orzechowski, CEO, mPay


13:30 - 13:45 1:1 FireChat with Digital Enterpreneur

In discussion Krzysztof Bajołek, Founder, Answear.com with Karolina Wysota, Editor, Onet – RASP Group


13:45 - 14:00 Business case of BLIK- Polish banks’ FinTech revolutionizing mobile payments

Dariusz Mazurkiewicz, VicePresident of the Board, Polish Payment Standard


14:00 - 14:15 Designig products around APIs

Monika Kania, Chief Executive Officer & Founder at Xchanger.io


Artificial Intelligence as the future of finance

14:15 - 14:30 Artificial Intelligence as the future of finance?

Paul Higgins, CTO, Crowd Valley Inc, USA


14:30 - 14:45 The Good, the Bot, and the Ugly - How inteligent can be chatbot?

Paweł Tadejko, Chief Information Officer, Global X Solution sp. z o.o.


14:45 - 15:00 1:1 FireChat

In discussion Ernest Wagner, RPA/AI Architect, ING Bank Śląski with Anna Maj, FinTech Expert, Country Manager, PayTech Consulting


Poland/CEE best fintech practices

15:00 - 15:20 Poland as the next startup Hub in Europe

Paweł Borys, President of Polish Development Fund (PFR)


15:20 - 15:40 How new technologies optimize banking business - best practices in Estonian bank

Kaarel Kotkas, CEO & Founder at Veriff, Estonia and Tomasz Rzeski, Deputy General Director, Inbank Poland


15:40 – 16:00 Fintech in CEE: Swaper P2P marketplace- a thriving future of alternative investing

Iveta Brūvele, CEO, Swaper, Latvia


16:00 - 16:20 Finding and Managing Leaders for Disruptive Industries – CEE perspective

Evita Lune, Global Partner, Country Manager for Latvia and Head of Digital Economy, Pedersen & Partners, Latvia


16:20 - 16:30 FinTech Digital Congress Summary


16:30 Lunch

INSURTECH DIGITAL CONGRESS

8:00 – 09:00 Registration


9:00 – 9:20 Opening of the 2nd day of the Congress


Insurers vs InsurTech – collaboration or competition?

9:20 - 10:35 Debate

  • How should insurance companies plan innovations? New technologies – collaboration or competition?
  • Can the existing solutions/technologies affect the sector to a significant extent?
  • How start-ups should prepare their offers to be easy to impement by traditional insurance companies
  • In which sector implementation of new technologies comes the easiest?

Moderator:
Bartłomiej Gola, General Partner, SpeedUp Venture Capital Group

Speakers:
Maciej Balsewicz, CEO, bValue Angels VC
Tomasz Brożyna, CMO & CO-FOUNDER, Vintom
Jedrzej Iwaszkiewicz, Co-Founder & VP Business Development of The Heart Warsaw
Rafał Stankiewicz, VicePresident of the Board, Warta
Cezary Świerszcz, CEO, Bacca


Blockchain in insurance

10:35 - 10:55 Blockchain application in intelligent insurance

Marcin Tabędzki, Partner at Be Poland Think, Solve & Execute


10:55 - 12:00 Debate

  • Will (and how) blockchain change the insurance sector?
  • An opportunity or a threat?
  • Influence of blockchain on peer-to-peer insurance

Moderator:
Filip Pawczyński Chairman, Polish Bitcoin Association

Speakers:
Grant Blaisdell,CMO, Co-Founder, Coinfirm Blockchain Lab representative
Jacek Figuła, Chief Commercial Officer, Billon Group
Piotr Kujawa, COO, Bacca
Marcin Tabędzki, Partner at Be Poland Think, Solve & Execute
Dorota Zimnoch, International expert industry FinTech and InsurTech


12:00-12:30 Networking break


Telematics – fashion or future?

12:30 - 12:45 How areas of telematics and economy of sharing can change the way we create services for the consumer

Jakub Tabędzki, CEO, Clorce/Enegive


12:45 - 13:45 Debate

  • The Internet of Things and the use of sensors in underwriting and loss adjustment in health, life, and motor insurance
  • In health, life, and motor insurance
  • Dynamic pricing
  • Car sharing

Moderator:
Witold Jaworski, CEO, NIO

Speakers:
Michał Gomowski, President of the Board, Benefia Ubezpieczenia
Piotr Nawrocki, CEO, iTuran Europe
Alexander Sieńczewski, UBI Project Manager, Willis Towers Watson Polska
Jakub Tabedzki, CEO, Clorce/Enegive
Agnieszka Wrońska, CEO, Link4


Implementation of innovations in insurance today and tomorrow

13:45 - 14:00 Digital insurance that has been built from scratch. The vision for future technology driven innovations in insurance, & how they benefit the policy holder and industry as a whole

Samir El-Alami, Co-Founder, ONE, UK


14:00 - 15:00 Debate

  • In which fields of the insurance activity do new technologies show the highest potential? Should we expect a revolution in insurance in the near future? Will new technologies change the model of insurers?
  • Automation
  • Personalized risk assessment
  • AI – opportunities & threats – self-coding solutions

Moderator:
Piotr Czublun, Editor-In-Chief, beinsured
Speakers:
Leszek Hajkowski, CEO & Owner, hollo.pl
Andrew Hope, Management Board VP, Salesbook, UK
Roman Pałac, President of the Board, PZU Życie SA
Rafał Stankiewicz, VicePresident of the Board, Warta
Paweł Wieczyński, CEO, PiLab SA


Biometrics & Healthcare & Life

15:00 - 15:15 Contextualized data & Artificial Intelligence - the new tools for an improved preventive care

Fabienne Ostermeyer, International Development Director, Visiomed Group, France


15:15 - 16:15 Debate

  • Prevention in life & health insurance
  • Sensory technology as a bridge between the insurer and the client
  • Genomic & Patient-generated data – where do they lead and how can they support development of insurance market?
  • Digital/connected Hospitals

Moderator:
Jacek Błoński, Managing Partner, Meta Zernike Meta Ventures

Speakers:
Hesus Inoma, Founder & CEO, WeSavvy, Ireland
Marta Kaleńska – Jaśkiewicz, CEO, Victor
Piotr Orzechowski, CEO, Infermedica
Fabienne Ostermeyer, International Development Director, Visiomed Group, France


16:15 - 16:30 Q&A


16:30 Lunch

BIG DATA: THINK BIG CEE CONGRESS

8:00 – 09:00 Registration


9:00 - 9:20 Opening of the 2nd day of the Congress


9:20 - 9:40 Case study

Affective data and what to make out of it

Aleksandra Przegalińska-Skierkowska, Assistant Professor, Kozminski University, visiting Research Fellow, Center for Collective Intelligence MIT Boston


9:40 - 10:50 Debate: How to find and attract a customer in a business/commercial jungle?

  • What do we know and what will we know about the customer, and how should that information be used when preparing a customized offer?
  • Don’t speak too much, keep to the point: from a monolog to a dialog. Big Data in the transfer from mass communication to personalized one-2-one communication
  • Fast, easy, nice, with new benefits: evolution of sales models
  • Fast, faster, you know where to find me: logistics at times of growing expectations
  • I expect you to know who you’re talking to and what I want to talk to you about: evolution of support and change in customer service processes

Moderator:
Daniel Arak, Co-Founder and Board Member, ITMAGINATION
Speakers:
Guillaume de Colonges, CEO and General Director, Carrefour Poland
Renata Juszkiewicz, President of the Trade and Distribution Organization
Piotr Kaznowski, Customer Marketing Director, Mars Polska
Pedro Martinho, Member of the Management Board, Eurocash
Giorgio Tsoupis, Business Development Manager, SALESmanago


10:50 - 11:00 Q&A

1:1 FireChat: “Modern technologies & business operations – how to adapt to dynamic changes?”

Moderator:
Piotr Buszka, Board Member, Ultimo S.A.

11:00 – 11:20
Joao Bras Jorge, President of the Management Board, Bank Millennium

11:20 – 11:40
Aleksandra Łucja Jaworska, Business Consultant, Atos Global Delivery Center Polska

11:40 – 12:00
Paul Higgins, CTO, Crowd Valley Inc, USA


12:00 - 12:30 Networking break


12:30 - 12:45 Keynote Speech

Giovanni Buttarelli, European Data Protection Supervisor


12:45 - 13:00 Keynote Speech

Big Data – big challenges for data protection.

Edyta Bielak-Jomaa, General Inspector for Personal Data Protection


13:00 - 13:50 Debate:

The impact of the General Data Protection Regulation on solutions based on Big Data processing

Block host: GIODO

  • The need to protect privacy and personal data: profiling, disclosure obligation, privacy by design, PIA, seemingly anonymized data – how to avoid the traps?
  • Big data = Big Responsibility. Challenges for companies, i.e. how to prepare for the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (economic aspects).
  • Performance of public tasks in the context of implementation of the GDPR: are public authorities prepared for the application of new personal data protection regulations?
  • Codes of conduct and certification in the GDPR: a step towards identification of the best practices in business?

Moderator:
Paweł Makowski, General Counselor of Inspector General, GIODO

Speakers:
Maciej Bluj, Deputy Mayor of Wroclaw, Municipality of Wroclaw
Piotr Mechliński, Country Leader for Government and Banking, IBM
Ireneusz Piecuch, Partner, CMS
Jakub Turowski, Head of Public Policy for Poland, Facebook
Gertruda Uścińska, President of the Social Insurance Institution


13:50 - 14:00 Q&A


14:00 - 14:30 Case study

How African tech uses AI

Marek Zmysłowski, International Development Director, Unified Factory S.A.


14:30 - 14:50 Case study

“See the whole story in your data – how to combine your data closed in various systems and transform it into business benefits.”

Piotr Kowal, Presales Team Leader, Qlik


14:50 - 15:50 Debate: Technological aspects of implementing Big Data solutions in business

Block host: IBM

  • How to prepare your company for implementing Big Data solutions:
    • What problems might arise during the implementation and how can they be solved?
    • Cost calculation: how to implement a solution which does not cost more than the value of benefits
    • Big Data team: resources, competencies and its place in the organization
    • Data management
  • Big Data solutions and technological platforms
    • Customized solutions: how to avoid solutions that do not meet the requirements
    • Solutions in the classic model
    • Cloud-based solutions
    • Uses of Open Source software

Moderator:
Arkadiusz Wiśniewski, Analytics Center Of Competence Director, IBM Analytics, Central & Eastern Europe
Speakers:
Arkadiusz Kalemba, COO & Board Member, Energy Data Lab, ATENDE GROUP
Leszek Maśniak, Chief Data Officer, Political Cabinet of the Minister of Digital Affairs
Tomasz Motyl, Chief Innovation Officer, Alior Bank
Michał Możdżonek, Member of the Management Board, Social Insurance Institution
Artur Pollak, President of the Management Board, APA Group


15:50 - 16:00 Q&A


16:00 Lunch

*to be confirmed