08:00 - Registration, exhibition and refreshments 

09:00 - Chair opening remarks 


  • Jana Mackintosh, Managing Director, Payments, Innovation & Resilience, UK Finance 

09:05 - Opening keynote: The future of finance 


  • Igor Pejic, Fintech Expert and Author of Big Tech in Finance

09:20 - Keynote presentation: Future of finance and the City


  • Michael Mainelli, Executive Chairman, Z/Yen Group & Lord Mayor Elect, City of London

09:35 - Opening panel discussion: Leadership driving forward the future of finance 


  • David Postings, CEO, UK Finance 


  • Charlotte Hogg, Chief Executive Officer, Visa
  • Francesco Simoneschi, Co-Founder & CEO, TrueLayer 
  • Hannah Dobson, Co-Head of FinTech, KPMG
  • Angela Byrne, Chief Operating Officer, Retail Banking, NatWest Group

10:15 - Fireside chat: Sustainable digital innovation 


  • Julie Carruthers, Managing Director, Membership & Strategic Partnerships, UK Finance 


  • Sims Witherspoon, Climate & Sustainability Lead, DeepMind 

10:35 - Morning refreshment and networking break – Exhibition 

11:00 - Ideathon: The future of ISO 20022 – Realising the benefits 

The implementation of ISO 20022 provides an opportunity to furnish tangible benefits to customers and businesses, when they make and receive payments. 

Most of these benefits will only be realised through the adoption of enhanced data in the UK. This interactive session will explore three of the best industry ideas, with an expert panel of judges, who will determine the best idea with help from delegates.  

We’ll also hear from Victoria Cleland on the strategic importance of ISO 20022. 

       Keynote speaker: 

  • Victoria Cleland, Executive Director Payments, Bank of England 

       Head Judge and Moderator:

  • Marion King, Trustee and Chair, Open Banking 


  • Simon Eacott, Head of Payments, NatWest 
  • Rajesh Gosain, Payments Director, KPMG 
  • Alla Gancz, UK Payments Consulting Leader, EY
  • Karen Braithwaite, Global Head of Transaction Banking, Barclay
  • Nick Telford-Reed, Managing Director, Stormglass Consulting 
  • Robert White, Head of Payment Services, Santander UK 
  • Nuala Jackson, Director, Payments, UK Finance

12:00 - Presentation: Innovation Banking 


  • Ian Stuart, CEO, HSBC UK 

12:20Fireside chat: The future is cloud 


  • Jana Mackintosh, Managing Director, Payments, Innovation & Resilience, UK Finance


  • Michael Mueller, Founder & Executive Chair, Form3
  • Ben Donaldson, Managing Director, Economic Crime, UK Finance

12:45 - 13:45 - Networking lunch and exhibition

15:50 - Afternoon refreshments and exhibition

16:15 - Panel discussion: Transformation and innovation in the mortgage market 


  • Phillippa Cardno, Chief Executive, Newbury Building Society


  • Ben Ussher-Stanley, Head of Business Development – EMEA Region, Ncino
  • Krystle Kocik, Chief Product and Experience Officer, Pexa
  • Stuart Cheetham, CEO, MQube

16:45 - Closing panel: Our future leaders on the future of finance


  • Izzi Ariail, Research Junior Associate, Climate
  • Hamish Blythe, Founder & CEO, Trilo  
  • Ciaran Savage, Founder & MD, Card Industry Professionals (CIP)    
  • Brian Toperesu, Senior Consultant, Oliver Wyman
  • Ludolf von Schöning, VC Investor, Laser Digital

17:15 Closing keynote 


  • John Edwards, UK Information Commissioner

17:30 - Chair closing remarks


  • Jana Mackintosh, Managing Director, Payments, Innovation & Resilience, UK Finance

17:40 - Drinks reception (Sponsored by Shoosmiths)