Conference Program

IFINTEC 2019 Conference Program is presented below. Conference program is not finalized yet, we will go on updating it. By visiting this webpage time to time, you can view up-to-date conference program. By clicking each button below, you can view the conference program belonging to that day.

Time Bosphorus 1 Hall Bosphorus 2 Hall
08:00 - 16:00   Registration
09:20 - 09:40 Gokhan Gokcay
Akbank - Digital Banking and Payment Systems Application Development Senior Vice President

“Being Human At The World of AI”




09:50 - 10:10 Emel Cuhaci
Yapi Kredi Bank - Director, Innovation and Customer Experience

“Customer Experience Management in Banking”
Serkan Fergan
Turkish Economy Bank - Digital Banking Group Director

“From Digital to Open Banking”
10:20 - 10:40 Deniz Omer
Calypso Technology - Senior Sales Executive

“Treasury and Liquidity Management”




10:50 - 11:10 Rolf Schroeder
Wacom - Senior Sales Manager EMEA, Business Solutions

“The Last Mile to Paperless Process”




11:10 - 11:40 Coffee Break
11:40 - 12:00 Colin O’Neill
Daon - Director of Sales (EMEA)

“Biometrics in Financial Services”
12:10 - 12:30 Funda Oney
HSBC Turkey - CIO

“Digital Transformation”
Yigit Behram Anayaroglu
Anadolubank - Director of Process Management

“Process automation with Big Data”
12:40 - 13:00 Jamal Dweik
Pio-Tech - Associate Director

“Utilizing Technology Advancements in the Journey of Banking Compliance”




13:00 - 14:10 Lunch
14:10 - 14:30 Jacques Caers
Guardsquare - Sales Manager, Financial Markets

“How to Protect Your Mobile Apps Against Hacking and Reverse Engineering”




14:40 - 15:00 John DesJardins
Hazelcast - Global VP of Solution Architecture

“Transforming Banking with In-Memory Computing”




15:10 - 15:30 Cuneyt Dincer
Garanti Bank - Digital Banking, Digital Agile Projects Manager

“Agile and Digital Transformation Axis”
Cem Ergul
IsNet A.S. (A Subsidiary of Is Bank) - CAE, Chief Audit Executive

“Governance by Knowledge; Data and IoT”
15:30 - 15:50 Coffee Break
15:50 - 16:10 Omer Ragip Ozkan
Burgan Bank Turkey - Head of Project, Test and DevOps Management

“Digital Transformation in Information Technology: From Scratch to Building”


16:20 - 16:40 Visal Ahmet Ozten
Albaraka Turk Participation Bank - Manager, Alternative Delivery Channels Department

“Innovation Journey of Albaraka”




Time Bosphorus 1 Hall Bosphorus 2 Hall
08:00 - 16:00   Registration
09:20 - 09:40 Turker Tunbis
ICBC Turkey Bank - Head of E-Banking

“Backstage of a UX Oriented Project”




09:50 - 10:10 Esra Alpaslan Azman
Aktif Bank - Director, CRM and Data Analytics, Payment System

“Our Figital World: Combining Digitalization with Fintech Insights”




10:20 - 10:40 Murat Ozlu
Citibank Turkey - Assistant General Manager Treasury & Trade Solutions Head - Turkey, Central Asia & Caucasia

“Citibank Next Generation Banking Solutions”
Nalan Yildirim
Turkish Economy Bank - Marketing & Product Development Manager

“Payment Systems”
10:50 - 11:10 Can Us
Odeabank - Direct Banking, Digital Banking Head

“Digital Banking”
Atika Guler
TEB - Process Design & Development Senior Manager

“Digital Transformation at Banking Processes”
11:10 - 11:40 Coffee Break
11:40 - 12:00 Bulent Dedeoglu
Softtech (A Subsidiary of Is Bank) - Director, Card Payments Systems

“Event Driven Financial Reconciliation Platform”
Okan Acar
Kuveyt Turk Participation Bank - Digital Transformation Group Manager

“What Should We Really Understand From Digital Transformation”
12:10 - 12:30 Mehmet Ilgar
Kuveyt Turk Participation Bank - Manager

“Blockchain Use Cases”




12:40 - 13:00 Unal Sezer
IBTECH (a Subsidiary of QNB Finansbank) - Group Manager, Internet and Mobile Banking Channels

“AI For Mobile Apps: How Apps Getting Smarter?”




13:00 - 14:10 Lunch
14:10 - 14:30 Davut Gungor
Ziraat Technology (A Subsidiary of Ziraat Bank) - IT Architectural Group Manager

“Role of IT Architecture in the Age of Digital Transformation”




14:40 - 15:00 Turhal Temizer
Akbank - Smart Digital Assistant Applications Development Manager

“Conversational Banking”




15:10 - 15:30 Bahar Savas
ING Bank - SVP, Core Banking Applications

“Digital Transformation in Banking”
Emre Bilgin
Unico Insurance - Director, Information Technologies

“Insurance Information Technologies”
15:30 - 15:50 Coffee Break
15:50 - 16:10



Arda Samik
ING Bank - Head of PMO and Agile Transformation

“Transforming “Agile” not “Urgent” ”
16:20 - 16:40



Mehmet Besek
The Interbank Card Center - Manager

“Payment Systems Operational Security Management”