UNIT Fintech Forum 2018

The Future of banking system. Technologies and innovations

19 of April 2018, 9:30-22:00
UNIT.City Innovation Park
Ukraine, Kyiv, Dorohozhytska str, 1.

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The ceremony of recognition of best banks top managers. Powered by Finance.ua and Minfin.com.ua.
About the forum
UNIT.City, newly opened innovation park in Kyiv, together with UFuture Investment Group, will collect best Ukrainian banks, corporate innovation programs, fintech startups, ecosystem players and international fintech experts to talk about the hottest trends and cases in corporate innovations and fintech digital transformations.

We will share practical cases and discuss risks and opportunities of opening internal digital innovations offices for banks, as well as explore such instruments as challenges, acceleration programs, technology scouting and more.

We will also cover the most modern blockchain cases and technologies that could reshape banking industry and future fintech landscape.

Also we will try to discuss how Ukraine could become a cashless country and what next steps ecosystem players need to implement to make cashless future a reality.

The forum will be finished with a ceremony of recognition of best banks top managers FinAwards 2018. The ceremony will be held in a partnership with Finance.ua and Minfin.com.ua.
Meet local and international experts from top-tier banks and companies
We will unite people relevant to each other to make both sides happy
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Keynote speaker

Chairman, Innovate Finance and Prime Minister’s Business Ambassador for FinTech (GB)
Alastair Lukies founded Monitise in 2003 and three years later it was recognized as a 'Technology Pioneer' by the World Economic Forum. Lukies remained Chief Executive of Monitise for 12 years until 2014.

In 2014, Lukies was appointed as a Business Ambassador for the financial services industry by the UK Government, and was named Chairman of the FinTech industry membership body, Innovate Finance, at its launch in 2014. Innovate Finance is a convening force for the FinTech ecosystem in the UK and internationally, and currently has 250 members.

He is Chairman of Innovate Finance since August 2014. Innovate Finance is an independent not for profit membership organization serving the global FinTech community.

Lukies was named Entrepreneur of the Year at the 2011 Growing Business Awards
Forum Program
April 19, Thursday
09:30 – 10:00
Welcome coffee
10:00 – 10:30
Keynote speech
Alastair Lukies, Chairman, Innovate Finance and Prime Minister's Business Ambassador for FinTech
10:30 – 11:30
Banking Digital Transformation
  • Andrew Chakhoyan, Founder and CEO, Strategic Narrative Consulting
  • Alastair Lukies, Chairman, Innovate Finance and Prime Minister's Business Ambassador for FinTech
  • Mykhaylo Vidyakin, Director, Strategy and Reforms Department, National Bank of Ukraine
  • Maria Barsuk, Venture Capital Investment Program, Information and Communication Technologies, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (https://www.ebrdvcip.com/)
  • Vira Platonova, General Manager, Ukraine Cluster, Mastercard
11:30 – 12:00
Coffee break
12:00 – 13:00
Innovation offices: cases & challenges. Why do banks need them?
  • Ruslan Spivak, Corporate Business Director at Raiffeisen Bank Aval Ukraine
  • Olga Papanova, Director E-Channels development, Alfa Digital, Alfa Bank Ukraine
  • Anton Tiutiun, Deputy Chairman, JSC Oschadbank
  • Sergey Bondarenko, Chief Technology Officer, Deloitte
  • Jean-Erik De Zagon, Head of EIB representation in Ukraine
  • Sebastian Rubay, The Deputy Chairman of the Board, FUIB
13:00 – 14:00
14:00 – 15:00
FinTech corporate innovations: ecosystem and accelerators
  • Max Yakover, Managing Partner, CEO at Unit.City
  • Viktoriya Tigipko, Founding Partner at TA Ventures
  • Konstantin Lezhnin, Head of Retail Banking at BNP Paribas
  • Rostyslav Dyuk, Chairman of the Board, Ukrainian association of fintech and innovative companies
  • Volodymyr Stavniuk, Head of the Board - State Finance Institution for Innovations Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine
15:00 – 16:00
Disruptive FinTech technologies
  • Stanislav Podyachev, Managing Partner Blockchain lab
  • Alexander Tulko, Managing Director at USP Capital
  • Dmytro Zarakhovych, Managing partner at UAPAY
  • Alex Momot, Founder & CEO, REMME
  • Maryna Kvashnina, Managing Partner at EdenLab
  • Sergii Danylenko, Chief Operating Officer at Corezoid
16:00 – 17:00
Ceremony of recognition of best banks top managers
17:00 – 22:00
Gala Dinner

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2500 UAH / ~90$
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19 of April, 2018
UNIT.City, Dorohozhytska str, 1. Kyiv, Ukraine.
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