Agenda

Day 1: Monday, February 27, 2017

8:00am – 8:45am

Registration

8:45am – 9:00am

 

 

9:00am – 9:05am

 

 

9:05am – 9:30am

Opening Remarks

Todd Sorenson, Acting Mission Director, USAID/RDMA


Objectives of the Workshop

Kevin Martin, Deputy Team Lead, Technical Advisory Group, USAID/RDMA

 

Introduction: Setting the Stage

Evan Voshell, Event Lead, Social Impact

Jost Wagner, Facilitator, Social Impact

 

SESSION 1: THE RISE OF FINTECH 

9:30am – 10:00am

Presenter:

·         Brooke Patterson, Digital Development Asia Regional Advisor, Digital Development, U.S. Global Development Lab

SESSION 2: FINTECH: A WINDOW INTO THE FUTURE           

10:00am – 10:45am

Panelists:

·         Amarit Charoenphan, Group CEO and Co-Founder, HUBBA & TechSauce

·         Kelvin Lee, Vice President and Head of Processing (South-East Asia), MasterCard Asia Pacific

·         Neal Cross, Chief Innovation Officer, DBS Bank

·         Steve Tunstall, CEO and Co-Founder, Inzsure

Moderator: Kevin Martin, Deputy Team Lead, Technical Advisory Group, USAID/RDMA

10:45am – 11:15am

Networking Break

SESSION 3: SHOW ME THE MONEY: CONNECTING IDEAS TO MONEY IN THE SOCIAL AGE

11:15am – 12:15pm

Presenters:

·         Jason Best, Co-Founder & Principal, Crowdfund Capital Advisors (CCA)

·         Sean Keogh, Director of Sustainable Investing, QED Group

12:15pm – 1:30pm

Lunch Break

SESSION 4: FROM THE FIRST TO THE LAST MILE: ACTIVE APPROACHES PROMOTING DIGITAL FINANCIAL INCLUSION

1:30pm – 2:30pm

Presenters:

·         Dianne Rajaratnam, Regional Lead for Asia Pacific, Better Than Cash Alliance, United Nations

·         Fajar Adiwidodo, Asia Business Development Director, Entrepreneurial Finance Lab (EFL)

·         Juanita Woodward, Principal, Connecting the Dots

2:30pm – 3:00pm

Networking Break

SESSION 5: TOOLS OF THE TRADE: EMPOWERING TECHNOLOGIES AND METHODOLOGIES FOR THE FIELD

3:00pm – 4:45pm

Presenters:

·         Dianne Rajaratnam, Regional Lead for Asia Pacific, Better Than Cash Alliance, United Nations

·         Josh Woodard, Regional ICT and Digital Finance Advisor, FHI 360

·         Max Kortrakul, Founder, StockRadars

·         Robin GravesteijnData Management Specialist, UNCDF

4:45pm – 5:00pm

Wrap-Up of Day One

·         Luke Zahner, Team Lead, Technical Advisory Group, USAID/RDMA

5:15pm – 7:00pm

Networking Social Hour

 

 Day 2: Tuesday, February 28, 2017

08:30am – 9:00am

 

09:00am – 09:10am

Registration

 

Recap of Day 1

SESSION 1: REGTECH: SHIFTING REGULATORY AND COMPLIANCE FROM INHIBITOR TO ENABLER VIA TECHNOLOGY

09:10am – 10:30am

Presenters:

·         Grant Wainscott, Senior Director of Technology Ecosystem Expansion Economic Development, Metro Atlanta Chamber

·         Kullarat Phongsathaporn, Senior Associate, Baker McKenzie

·         Roy Teo, Director,  Fintech & Innovation Group, Monetary Authority of Singapore

·         Ryan Hollowell, Foreign Commercial Service Officer, U.S. Department of Commerce

Moderator: Evan Voshell, Event Lead, Social Impact

10:30am – 11:00am

Networking Break

SESSION 2: WHERE THE RUBBER MEETS THE ROAD: REALITIES & ANECDOTES FROM THE TRENCHES

11:00am – 12:00pm

Presenters:

·         Radha Rama Dorai, Country Head, ATM & Allied Services, FIS Payment Solutions

·         Signis Aliks, Project Manager of FAO-GIZ MicroBanker Project, FAO

·         Neville Molyneux, Managing Director, Scale 360

12:00pm – 1:30pm

Lunch Break

SESSION 3: BUILDING OPPORTUNITIES: BRINGING COMMUNITIES TOGETHER

1:30pm – 3:00pm

Resource Persons:

Start-Up Ecosystem in Thailand

·         Amarit Charoenphan, Group CEO and Co-Founder, HUBBA & TechSauce

Digital Financial Services

·         Brooke Patterson, Digital Development Asia Regional Advisor, Digital Development, U.S. Global Development Lab

Digitization of payments; change management

·         Dianne Rajaratnam, Regional Lead for Asia Pacific, Better Than Cash Alliance, United Nations

Credit Scoring, Syariah (Islamic) Finance and Banking

·         Fajar Adiwidodo, Asia Business Development Director, Entrepreneurial Finance Lab (EFL)

US Business Expansion, Global Network to US

·         Grant Wainscott, Senior Director of Technology Ecosystem Expansion Economic Development, Metro Atlanta Chamber

Crowdfunding and Venture Capital

·         Jason Best, Co-Founder & Principal, Crowdfund Capital Advisors (CCA)

Technology Enabled Social Programs

·         Josh Woodard, Regional ICT and Digital Finance Advisor, FHI 360

Payments and Remittances

·         Juanita Woodward, Principal, Connecting the Dots

Payments and Payment Networks and Processing

·         Kelvin Lee, Vice President and Head of Processing (South-East Asia), MasterCard Asia Pacific

Legal Negotiation and Process for Regulation around Burgeoning Technologies

·         Kullarat Phongsathaporn, Senior Associate, Baker McKenzie

Digital Banking, Customer Experience

·         Neville Molyneux, Managing Director, Scale 360

ATIM Operations, Switching, Financial Inclusion

·         Radha Rama Durai, Country Head, ATM & Allied Services, FIS Payment Solutions

Regulation and Fintech; Regtech

·         Roy Teo, Director,  Fintech & Innovation Group, Monetary Authority of Singapore

U.S. Business Support from U.S. Government

·         Ryan Hollowell, Foreign Commercial Service Officer, U.S. Department of Commerce

Sustainable Investing

·         Sean Keogh, Director of Sustainable Investing, QED Group

Insurtech, Risk Management, BlockChain

·         Steve Tunstall, CEO and Co-Founder, Inzsure

3:00pm – 3:30 pm

Networking Break

SESSION 4: CALL TO ACTION

3:30pm – 4:30pm

Group Discussion

4:30pm – 5:00pm

Conclusions, Evaluation and Next Steps