Conference Program1

IFINTEC 2017 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 2 Hall Bosphorus 1 Hall
08:00 - 17:00   Registration
09:20 - 09:40 Asil Okan
Odeabank - Head of Direct Banking

"Omnichannel Customer Experience"




09:50 - 10:10 Pritesh Kotecha
SmartStream - Senior Vice President: Turkey, Middle East & Africa

"What is the Real Cost of a Weak Operational Strategy within a Digital Bank Model (Banking 4.0)?"


10:20 - 10:40 Hakan Aran
İs Bank - Assistant General Manager

"Industry 4.0 for Banks & The Banking"
Ersin Emir
Finansbank - Chief Audit Executive, MSC, CIA, CISA

“Human Factor and Insider Threats in Cyber Security”
10:40 - 11:10 Coffee Break
11:10 - 11:30 Rolf Schroeder
Wacom - Senior Sales Manager EMEA, Business Solutions

"Onboarding and the Last Mile Paper – Go Paperless !"
11:40 - 12:00 Cigdem Carino
Akbank - SVP, Digital Banking Design and Innovation Head

“Next Generation Banking : Digital Customer Experience, Analytic and Innovation”
Cihan Vural
Burgan Bank - Executive Vice President, Internal Audit and Control Group

“Industry:4 - Audit: ?”
12:10 - 12:30 Emre Cabuk
BI Technology - Consultancy and Support Director

"360 Degree of Customer View With Embedded Analytics"


12:30 - 13:40 Lunch
13:40 - 14:00 Deniz Devrim Cengiz
TEB - Digital Banking Director

“How Much can Current Banks Use Fintechs as an Opportunity?”
Bahar Akin
Garanti Bank Payment Systems - Digital Products Manager

"BonusFlas- Campaigns, Cards and Payments Under Control !"
14:10 - 14:30 Engin Comakci
KOBIL - Strategic Marketing

"New Banking & Customer Journey Ownership"


14:40 - 15:00 Bayram Tuzcu
Ziraat Bank - Head of Digital Banking Department

“Technology, Banking and The Customer – The Balance of Digital Transformation“
Bulent Ersoz
TEB - Card Payment System Director

“Mobile Payment at Transportation”

15:10 - 15:30 Visal Ahmet Ozten
Albaraka Turk Bank - Manager, Alternative Delivery Channels Department

“Changing Face of Payment Systems”
15:30 - 15:55 Coffee Break
15:55 - 16:15 Esat Belhan
Yapi Kredi Bank - Head of Mobile

"The future After Mobile.."


16:25 - 16:45 Unal Sezer
IBTECH, Subsidiary of Finansbank - Group Manager, Internet and Mobile Banking Channels

"The Dream of a King : Fintech vs Bank"
Okyar Tahaoglu
The Interbank Card Center - Director of Digital Payments

“The Role of Payment in Digitalization of The Corporations”
16:50 - 17:10 Elife Alagoz
Vakifbank - Application Development Manager at Vakıfbank

“Key Success Factors for Technological Transformation Projects in Banking Sector”

Time Bosphorus 2 Hall Bosphorus 1 Hall
08:00 - 17:00   Registration
09:20 - 09:40 Tuncer Demirel
Aktifbank - Head of Digital Channels and Payment Systems Application Development Department

“Can Robots Replace Employees in Banking ? “
Gurhan Cam
DenizBank - Digital Generation Banking Senior Vice President

"Recipe of Success from the Most Innovative Bank of the World that Made Hat-Trick on “Innovation” “
09:50 - 10:10



Ozge Yilmazkurt
ING Bank - Digital Banking Group Manager

“Future of Digital Banking and Digital Strategy”
10:20 - 10:40 Mehmet Burcin Gokgoz
Vakifbank - Chief Enterprise Architect

“Architecting the Enterprise”
Baris Tezcan
Citi Bank - Assistant General Manager, Commercial Banking

“Latest Developments in Fintech Area Globally & in Turkey, the Impact of These Changes to the Banking Industry and the Approach that Banks Introduce for This New Competition”
10:40 - 11:10 Coffee Break
11:10 - 11:30




Jean-Philippe Bersier
ERI Bancaire - Director, Business Development

"Digital Transformation - Obtaining Real Value"
11:40 - 12:00 Hakan Kantas
Halkbank - IT Governance and Continual Service Improvement Division Manager

"Digital Transformation Driven Effective IT GRC Model of Halkbank"
Serhat Yildirim
Akbank - Head of Digital Banking Department

"FinTech vs Banks: Cooperation or Competition"
12:10 - 12:30 Ersin Taskin
Kod-A - Executive President

"Experience of ABBYY Technology Usage at Financial Sector"
12:30 - 13:40 Lunch
13:40 - 14:00 Didem Karaca
Anadolubank - Retail Banking Head of Sales Department

"A Digital Approach to Multivendor Bancasurance Management (MBM)"
Cuneyt Dincer
Garanti Bank - Delivery Channels, Digital Strategy Manager

"Digital Transformation in Finance"
14:10 - 14:30 Burak Erkek
Garanti Bank - Senior Vice President, Internal Audit

“Agenda of Digital Risks & New Generation Audit Approaches”
14:40 - 15:00 Orkun Deniz
Credit Bureau of Turkey (KKB) - Assistant General Manager, Risk Center Coordination

“Credit Bureau of Turkey - Risk Center Relationship & Recently Opened Services”
Mucahit Gundebahar
Kuwait Turkish Bank - CIO

“FinTech: Threat or Opportunity?”
15:10 - 15:30 Murat Oltulular
T-Bank Internal Control Center President and ACFE Turkey President

"Risk Management"
15:30 - 15:55 Coffee Break
15:55 - 16:15 Chetan Parekh
Cedar Management Consulting, Partner

“Digital Transformation and Customer Experience”
16:25 - 16:45 Veli Gulsen
Halkbank - IT Manager

“Architectural Components of Strategic Performance“