4th Annual QED Conference on the Future of EU Payments

29 March 2017, 14.30 – 18.00, registration and welcome coffee from 14.00

Palais des Académies, Rue Ducale 1, 1000 Brussels



 

14.00 – 14.30  Registration and welcome coffee

14.30 – 14.40  Opening remarks by Wolfgang A. Maschek Partner and Head of the European Public Policy Practice, Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP

14.40 – 14.55  Keynote speech by Helmut Wacket Head of Market Integration Division, Directorate General Market Infrastructure and Payments, ECB - European Central Bank

 

 

14.55 – 16.15  Panel 1: Regulating EU payments – state of play and priorities going forward

 

 

14.55 – 15.05  Introductory speech by Philippe Pellé Deputy Head of Unit, D3 - Retail Financial Services and Payments, DG FISMA, European Commission

15.05 – 15.15  Introductory speech by Mikael Conny Svensson Head of Government Affairs & Public Policy Europe, Mastercard

15.15 – 16.15  Panel Discussion

 

 

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Speakers include:

Philippe Pellé Deputy Head of Unit, D3 - Retail Financial Services and Payments, DG FISMA, European Commission

Dr Dirk Haubrich Head of Consumer Protection, Financial Innovation & Payments, European Banking Authority

Georg Schardt Managing Director, Sofort

Mikael Conny Svensson Head of Government Affairs & Public Policy Europe, Mastercard

Farid Aliyev Senior Financial Services Officer, BEUC - The European Consumer Organisation

 

Moderator:

Wolfgang A. Maschek Partner and Head of the European Public Policy Practice, Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP

 

 

16.15 – 16.40 Refreshments & networking

 

 

16.40 – 18.00 Panel 2: The changing payment landscape – how technology is changing the industry

 

 

16.40 – 16.50  Introductory speech by Catalin Sorin Ivan Member of the European Parliament

16.50 – 17.00  Introductory speech by Tatjana Christians Head of Legal, Barclaycard Germany

17.00 – 18.00  Panel discussion

 

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Speakers include:

Catalin Sorin Ivan Member of the European Parliament

J.D. Peteris Zilgalvis Head of Unit F3 - Start-ups and Innovation, DG CONNECT, European Commission

Tatjana Christians Head of Legal, Barclaycard Germany

Matthew Hatton Director B2B Banking and Financing Products, Traxpay

 

Moderator:

Wolfgang A. Maschek Partner and Head of the European Public Policy Practice, Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP

 

 

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