Cloud in FinTech & Banking Summit NEW


Driving FinTech Into The Future With The Power Of Cloud

On-Demand Sessions

Why Attend?

Cloud in FinTech & Banking Conference, 30 June 2022 (BST) is an exclusive virtual event that will explore cloud as a potential game-changer for how financial services will operate in future. As banks face changing consumer expectations, emerging technologies and alternative business models, C-suite executives, CIOs and board members are moving cloud computing to the forefront of their focus.

Who Attends?

Cloud in FinTech & Banking Conference will bring together over 500 industry-leading IT Directors within SMEs and large corporates responsible for cloud & FinTech strategies in their businesses.

Join your peer group of professionals including CTO’s, CIO’s, Heads of Innovation and Strategy, IT and Information System Directors, and more within this connected ecosystem.

Key Topics

Key event takeaways:
● Data sovereignty and security
● Understanding cloud-native FinTech
● The role of cloud and what the bank of the future may look like
● Understanding how to build a cloud value-assessment model for your business case
● Understanding and navigating financial regulations, governance and compliance
● Understanding cyber risk and how to handle security concerns

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Free Virtual Event

Expert Industry Speakers

500+ Live Attendees

On-Demand Sessions


13:50 -14:00 (BST)

Event Welcome Address

Duncan MacRae, Editor in Chief, Techforge 

14:00 (BST)

Presentation: The role of cloud in the shifting landscape of FinTech & Banking

An overview of the opportunities of cloud adoption by the banking sector

Understanding cloud deployment models: how to mix and match based on needs

Understanding how to build a cloud value-assessment model for your business case

Leveraging the cloud to create new business frontiers

How to leverage the cloud “above the line” and “below the line” to optimise the organisation

Ange Johnson de Wet, Cloud Enabled Business Transformation – Head of Function, Lloyds Banking Group

14:30 – 15:00 (BST)

Presentation: Inspiring Customer Engagement through Digital Transformation

How to ensure a positive client onboarding process to keep your customers happy

– How to digitalise, streamline and automate the process whilst retaining the human touch in both the onboarding procedure and overall customer experience

– How to balance a smooth CX and communication with compliance and efficiency in highly regulated industries such as finance and banking

– The opportunities and challenges of digitalising client onboarding

– A checklist of must-haves in any digital transformation project

George Amanatiadis, VP Banking & Finance, Scrive

15:00 – 15:45 (BST)

Fireside chat: Navigating finance industry challenges to gain the benefits

Data sovereignty and how to protect sensitive financial data when moving to the cloud

Understanding and navigating financial regulations, governance and compliance

Understanding cyber risk and how to handle security concerns

How to manage vendor relationships and avoid vendor lock-in

Moderator: Hayley Bromilow, Chief Operating Officer, Innovate Finance

Dwayne Monroe, Senior Cloud Architect & Strategist, Cloudreach

15:45 – 16:15 (BST)

Presentation: How to communicate effectively in the world of tech

A product marketing insight on how to communicate effectively with your tech engineers to help drive the digital transformation results that you’re after

-The human side of fintech – how to identify and better connect with your colleagues personality styles

-What are the challenges of product marketing and how to engage with developers effectively

Adele Goodfellow, Product Adoption, Chief Technology Office, JP Morgan Chase & Co.

16:15 – 16:45 (BST)

Presentation: What you need to know: Cloud-native solutions for superior CX in banking

Business priorities for retail banking and wealth management firms have shifted as a result of changing customer expectations. Firms are now repositioning their core offering with client centric approaches enabled through innovations in technology.

What are the motivating forces that are driving the acceleration of enhanced customer experience and customer 360 priorities in financial services? 

Exploring how cloud-native solutions can enrich customer data and visibility for firms and aggregate data for analysis

How cloud-native solutions can support real-time analysis to enhance time to insight and financial planning, as well as allowing hyper-personalisation applications and tools building 

Nathan Attrell, Head of Financial Services EMEA, Snowflake

16:45 – 17:15 (BST)

Presentation: What is Microservice Architecture? Microservices explained

Exploring Microservices as an architectural and organisational approach to software development

How to build a distributed application using containers to provide the ideal architecture for continuous delivery

Monolithic architecture vs microservice architecture – the pros and con

– How to protect the entire system and facilitate agile processes

Andrew Bonham, Senior Director, Senior Distinguished Engineer, Capital One

17:15 – 18:00 (BST)

Panel discussion: What will financial services look like in future? Perspectives from banking, asset management & FinTech

The bank of 2030 will look very different from today. Facing changing consumer expectations, emerging technologies and alternative business models, banks need to begin putting strategies in place now to help them prepare for the future.

Moderator: Stephen Downing, Group Operations & Delivery Manager, TechForge Media

Praveen Kesani, CTO – Head of Transformation & Digitization, Wells Fargo

Alexander Romanenko, AI & Data Strategy Lead, AIG Investments

18:00 – 18:30 (BST)

Presentation: Cloud Transformation Challenges and Best Practices

A successful cloud transformation takes more than a technology change—it requires a culture change as well.

In this session, Drew Firment, AWS Community Hero and Head Enterprise Strategist at Pluralsight, illustrates common challenges that can derail cloud transformation efforts. Whether you’re sketching out your plans or putting the finishing touches on a migration, this fun session can help you draw a clearer path to getting the most out of the cloud.

Drew Firment, Vice President – Enterprise Strategies, Pluralsight

18:30 – 18:50 (BST)

Speed Networking

18:50 (BST)

Event Close


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