Faster Payments Experience

Faster Payments Experience

Sessions and solutions that focus on real-time, same-day and other faster payments initiatives.

Sponsored by  Wells



MONDAY, APRIL 30, 2018


Faster Payments Experience | Intermediate
10:00 AM-10:50 AM | Room 5B

This session features a panel discussion with The Clearing House and clients that examines the implementation of real-time payments. Panelists share their thoughts and insights regarding their experiences with the new payment network.

Arthur Brieske
Managing Director, J.P. Morgan Chase & Company

Jim Colassano
SVP, Product Development & Strategy, The Clearing House

Katja Lehr
Director, Americas  Bank Product, PayPal Inc.

Karen Reiff
Senior Manager, Regional Accounting/Finance Division, Honda Trading America


Faster Payments Experience | Intermediate
10:00 AM-10:50 AM | Faster Payments Zone

Although many credit unions and community banks may not have a faster payments strategy, this industry evolution is important to their future as well, This session discusses business use cases and operation readiness, and looks at how faster payments fit into the long-term strategy of smaller financial institutions to help them to stay relevant and competitive.

Lindsay Land
Vice President, Operations, Consumers Credit Union

Mark Nelson
Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer, Horicon Bank

Milind Pathak
Group Leader, Payments and Integration, Finastra

#KillTheCheck: The Rise of Push Payments

Faster Payments Experience | Intermediate
11:10 AM-12:00 PM | Room 5A

This panel discussion provides attendees with an understanding of the basics of push payments technology, current and future use cases, the state of adoption within various industries, and best practices for deployment.

Drew Edwards
Chief Executive Officer, InGo Money, Inc.

Cecilia Frew
Senior Vice President, Head of North America Push Payments, Visa Inc.

How to Achieve Real-Time Mobile ACH Credit Push Payments

Faster Payments Experience | Advanced
11:10 AM-12:00 PM | Faster Payments Zone

Attend this session for a visual overview of how to enable real-time payments using a credit push and ACH, solving many of the inherent problems with card network and decoupled debit payments, The presentation features a live demonstration.

Tim Ferrio
Vice President, eServices, Team One Credit Union

Scott Moeller
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, mSHIFT, Inc.

Bringing Real-Time Payments to Life

Faster Payments Experience | Intermediate
1:15 PM-2:05 PM | Room 5B

Consumers are living in the era of immediacy. This session shows how financial institutions have joined forces to bring real-time payments directly to consumers.

Lou Anne Alexander
Chief Market Development Officer, Early Warning

Transferring Business to Faster Payments

Faster Payments Experience | Intermediate
1:15 PM-2:05 PM | Room 7B

Gain practical ideas on how to evaluate the faster payments landscape through a real-life case study about a B2C payments adoption of Zelle, including business case criteria, implementation, and launch metrics.

Andrew Stephen Boyajian
Banking and Product, TransferWise Ltd.

Michelle Ziolkowski, CTP
Senior Vice President, ACH Group Product Manager, Wells Fargo


Faster Payments Experience | Intermediate
4:40 PM-5:30 PM | Room 7A

Learn from three different perspectives and hear actual market experiences from a Community Bank, a Transaction Processor and a Portal Technology Provider that are solving problems in the market. Gain visibility into actual in-market use cases and leave with visual illustrations that you can take away and apply in the market. Gain appreciation for how Faster Payments is changing the banking risk and leading models.

Robert Conery
Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President, Avidia Bank

Travis Dulaney
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, PUSH Payments

Richard McShirley
Chief Marketing Officer, Transmodus Corporation DBA linked2pay


TUESDAY, MAY 1, 2018

Update on the U.S. Path to Real-Time Payments

Faster Payments Experience | Intermediate
10:15 AM-11:05 AM | Room 7A

The industry-led Interim Collaboration Work Group (ICWG) discusses its approach to a governance structure for the U.S. faster payments ecosystem. Join this session to be among the first to hear how the proposal facilitates cross-solution payments and achieves broad adoption, safety, integrity, trust and interoperability.

Kevin J. Christensen, CISA, CRISC, CTGA
Senior Vice President, Market Intelligence and Data Analytics, SHAZAM, Inc.

Matthew R. Friend
Vice President, Head of Product Strategy and New Product Dev., Visa Inc.

Steve Ledford
Senior Vice President, Product & Strategy, The Clearing House

Sean Rodriguez
Senior Vice President, Faster Payments Strategy Leader, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

Faster Payments: Implementation Considerations for Corporates in a Large Global Context

Faster Payments Experience | Intermediate
10:15 AM-11:05 AM | Faster Payments Zone

This session addresses the challenges, benefits and perspectives of the corporate cash management market from the perspective of a financial institution and a corporate.

Luc Belpaire
Product Director, Payments, FIS

Rene Schuurman
Product Manager, Citibank N.A.

Ken Shuyama
Vice President, International Treasury, FIS

Real-World Real Time: Delivering Faster Payments with Zelle & RTP

Faster Payments Experience | Intermediate
11:20 AM-12:10 PM | Room 2

Panelists provide an update on how banks and credit unions are using Zelle and RTP, including a case study from a financial institution that explains its strategy to provide real-time payments across use cases and client segments.

Steve Ledford
Senior Vice President, Product & Strategy, The Clearing House

Paul Trozzo
Senior Vice President, Product Group Manager, PNC Bank

Laura Weinflash
Vice President, Product Management, Early Warning

Faster Payments, Mobile Wallets...What is Taking Sooo Long?

Faster Payments Experience | Intermediate
11:20 AM-12:10 PM | Faster Payments Zone

Hear the most up-to-date research on corporate and consumer adoption and usage of payments technologies. Gain an understanding of the current state of faster payments, mobile wallets, P2P and other payments initiatives, as well as a roadmap for next steps.

Leon Majors, III
Senior Vice President, Phoenix Marketing International

Stephen Mott
Principal, BetterBuyDesign

Lessons Learned from Real-Time Payments Early Adopters

Faster Payments Experience | Intermediate
2:30 PM-3:20 PM | Room 3

In this session early adopters of the The Clearing House's Real-Time Payments network share lessons learned and customer feedback.

Jim Colassano
Senior Vice President, Product Development & Strategy, The Clearing House

Laura J. Listwan, AAP, CTP
Senior Vice President, U.S. Bank

Rita Rafalovsky
Senior Vice President, TM Innovations, PNC Bank

Carl Slabicki, AAP, CTP
Director, Product Line Manager, BNY Mellon


Faster Payments Experience | Intermediate
2:30 PM-3:20 PM | Faster Payments Zone

This session outlines the faster payments movement, critical strategic considerations for preparation and provides a case study on how a community bank is working with their core processor for moving payments faster and supporting this movement through a sustainable risk management program for the next generation of payments.

Deborah Matthews Phillips, AAP
Managing Director, Payment Strategy, Jack Henry & Associates

Terri P. Sands, AAP
Senior Vice President, Payments Oversight & Fraud Management, State Bank & Trust Company

Exploring the Charted Territories of Real-time Payments: What Maturing Markets Reveal

Faster Payments Experience | Advanced
4:35 PM-5:25 PM | Room 8

The UK real-time market continues to evolve and open up and it’s changed the competitive landscape as smaller institutions jump on opportunities to win new business. This session reveals the kinds of real-time innovations that have been at the center of the UK’s market demand and competitive wins and offers practical guidance for realizing similar gains at your institution.

George Evers
SVP, Product, Real-time Infrastructure & Commercial Applications, VocaLink

Sandra Horn
Senior Principal Product Manager, ACI Worldwide



Faster Payments Experience | Intermediate
8:00 AM-8:50 AM | Room 5B

This session delves into market size, use cases, as well as what is driving change in this critical business function, including a review of merchant and consumer preferences and expectations for receiving disbursements. Attendees learn from market-leading research conducted with consumers, merchants and payments leaders across industries, leaving the session with a clear understanding of the importance of real-time funds disbursement, as well as ideas to drive payments innovation within their business.

Talie Baker
Senior Analyst Retail Banking & Payments Practice, Aite Group

Mike West
Head of Business & Government Disbursements, Visa Inc.


Making the Leap: Developing and Implementing your Faster Payments Strategy

Faster Payments Experience | Intermediate
9:05 AM-9:55 AM | Room 2

Implementing a faster payments strategy is not an all-or-nothing proposition. Attendees walk away with a framework for building and rolling out a custom payables strategy at a pace that is appropriate for your organization.

Yinka Adeyemi, CPA, CGMA
Director of Finance, Musco Family Olive Co.

Thara Trivedi
Head of Commercial Banking Payables, Bank of the West

Increase Disbursements Efficiency for your Treasury Partners

Faster Payments Experience | Advanced
10:10 AM-11:00 AM | Room 5B

Find out how treasury services provide safer, more efficient disbursements for corporate customers including a real life case study that successfully applied disbursements innovation to higher education.

Robert Foote
Director, Senior Treasury Product Manager, Payments, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Eric Foust
Director, Market Solutions, Early Warning


Session details are subject to change.