Tuesday, May 15th, 9:30 to 12:30pm The Mill Enterprise Hub, Drogheda
9:30am: Coffee / Welcome/ Intros by attendees
M1 Payments Corridor – The story to date, and future opportunities
9:50: PSD2 implementation: What are the key changes under PSD2? How does PSD2 open up the industry to fintechs? Reflections from inside the UK regulator, Do regulators like innovation? (James Borley, fscom)
10:10: PSD2 from FDI perspective (Richard Hanlon, SVP International Vesta Corporation)
Potential for greater interaction & collaboration with SMEs, Needs of FDI sector, particularly along M1 / NorthEast region.
10:30: PSD2 from Indigenous sector “Optimising User experience for Digital Banking” – (Niall Hogan, Product Manager TouchTech)
10:50: Panel Discussion based on 3 previous presentations: PSD2 Opportunities
11:30: Breakout – Facilitated Session
Break into groups facilitated by the speakers to discuss potential collaboration, and how M1PC group could assist.
Open discussion on M1PC – How can it benefit indigenous companies / region? Widening of concept from pure ‘Payments’. How do we make it more relevant for indigenous companies? Do they support concept? What is our niche/USP and ensure we avoid duplication of current supports?
12:30: Summary of Workshop Results / Next Steps.
12:45 – Close / Light Lunch
Please contact Breanndán Casey, firstname.lastname@example.org, if you wish to attend the workshop.