Digital Identity Summit, Paris

Digital Identity Summit 2018
Les Salons Hoche, Paris, France
May 14-15, 2018
Les Salons Hoche, Paris, France

Thank You to Our 2017 Sponsors,
Speakers and Attendees!


We had many amazing experiences at Digital Identity Summit EMEA 2017!

Thank you to all who attended and especially to the sponsors and incredible presenters who helped make the event possible. It was an honor and pleasure to host you all at such a world-class location.

Keynote Speaker
Chris Skinner

Chris Skinner

Author and CEO
The Finanser

Chris is an expert on technology trends. He shows how the rapid pace of change and tomorrow’s technology must inform today’s business strategy.

A former strategist with Unisys and NCR, Chris analyses the key shifts in technology and the implications for businesses, policy makers and individuals. He also incorporates forecasts from a variety of sectors around the world to inform strategy and influence predictions.

Bennett Arron

Bennett Arron

Comedian

Bennett Arron was the victim of identity theft. Today the experience has resulted in an acclaimed comedy show, several documentaries, and praise for his funny, honest and hard-hitting keynotes on identity theft and fraud. Amongst other things, Bennett has toured the world and has spoken at numerous anti-fraud and anti-corruption conventions.

Serge Barbe

Serge Barbe

Chief Technology Officer
Gemalto

Serge Barbe is in charge of driving and implementing technology strategies across Gemalto. He previously served as SVP Payment, Embedded Software and Products (2013-2016) and SVP Payment, Products and Services (2008 -2012), working with all major payment issuers worldwide, and as R&D Director (2000-2008). Prior to this, Serge was part of the Schlumberger management team in charge of the Transit Ticketing System (known today as Parkeon) which he began ex nihilo in 1993. During that period, Serge served all major European transportation authorities (SNCF, Deutch Bundesbah) and several urban transport authorities (RATP, London Croydon Tram) with complex systems that featured IT solutions, embedded systems, electronic ticketing and electronic payment structures.

Serge holds an Electrical Engineering degree from INSA (Institut National des Sciences Appliquées) Lyon.

Andreas Baumhof

Andreas Baumhof

Senior VP Engineering and Chief Technology Officer
ThreatMetrix

Andreas Baumhof is the technology lead for ThreatMetrix and also an internationally renowned cybersecurity expert with deep experience in the encryption, PKI, malware and phishing. Prior to ThreatMetrix, he was Executive Director, CEO and co-founder of Australian-based TrustDefender (acquired by ThreatMetrix in 2012). He was also co-founder and chief technology officer of Microdasys Inc. where he developed the first SSL proxy and has patents pending in Europe and the U.S.

Alisdair Faulkner

Alisdair Faulkner

Chief Products Officer
ThreatMetrix

Alisdair Faulkner is a technology entrepreneur and brings nearly two decades of industry experience to his role leading product management and strategy for ThreatMetrix. He is a noted industry expert in online fraud, cybercrime, identity theft, information security and networking technology and holds several patents in security, fraud and networking. Prior to ThreatMetrix he was founder and Chief Products Officer at NetPriva (now part of Riverbed).

Armen Najarian

Armen Najarian

Chief Marketing Officer
ThreatMetrix

Armen Najarian leads worldwide marketing strategy and execution for ThreatMetrix. Previously, he directed the go-to-market strategy for IBM’s $1B portfolio of 100+ SaaS solutions. Armen joined IBM through the $440M acquisition of DemandTec, where as VP of Corporate Marketing he built a modern demand generation engine and repositioned the business supporting a 3x increase in revenue over a 5 year span.

Rinaldo Oliveira

Rinaldo Oliveira

Head of Fraud Risk and IT Risk & GRC
Commercial Bank of Dubai

Rinaldo is Head of Fraud Risk and IT Risk & GRC at Commercial Bank of Dubai. He is also currently the vice chairman of the UAE Banks Federation (UBF) Information Security Committee. At CBD his main responsibilities include the overall direction of all information security functions within the bank, also acting as an expert information security advisor to the senior management and the Board Risk Committee. With a strong technical background, Rinaldo is a senior executive with more than 20 years of experience in IT and Information Security.

Vanita Pandey

Vanita Pandey

Vice President, Product Marketing
ThreatMetrix

Vanita is the Vice President of product marketing at ThreatMetrix, the Digital Identity Company. In this role, Vanita leads the strategic vision and go-to-market for ThreatMetrix products and solutions. With extensive experience in strategy, innovation, product management and analytics within the payment industry, Vanita previously led merchant development and global go-to-market for Visa’s digital products. Prior to Visa, Vanita held a range of diverse positions at some of the world’s leading financial institutions including Capital One, Standard Chartered Bank and ABN AMRO Bank.

Pascal Podvin

Pascal Podvin

Vice President, Field Operations
ThreatMetrix

Pascal leads EMEA and APAC sales and customer services as well as worldwide channel sales. As a serial entrepreneur, he brings 20 years of international experience to his role, most recently as CEO of Compario software. Pascal also served as COO of blueKiwi, and has held senior management positions at Blue Martini, Vignette, i2 Technologies, PeopleSoft and ADP/GSI.

Andrew Renshaw

Andrew Renshaw

Head of Digital and Customer Experience
Lloyds Banking Group

Andrew Renshaw has 16 years of experience working in financial services for some of the largest U.S. and UK-based banks including Capital One, Citibank and Lloyds Banking Group. At Capital One, he served as director of fraud analysis for Capital One UK. At Citibank, he was responsible for the integration of numerous fraud platforms. Now in his seventh year at Lloyds Banking Group, he currently heads up their fraud and customer experience areas within the Group Digital area. He is responsible for the strategic direction and daily execution of fraud layers within Group Digital including mobile banking, device ID, biometrics, malware prevention, and risk engine monitoring in order to protect over 14 million retail and commercial digital customers.

Reed Taussig

Reed Taussig

CEO and President
ThreatMetrix

Reed Taussig has more than 30 years of experience in the computer hardware and software field. Prior to joining ThreatMetrix, Mr. Taussig was president and CEO of Vormetric Inc., a leader in the data privacy and protection industry. Under Mr. Taussig’s direction, Vormetric established itself as a leading provider of encryption solutions for the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS). Mr. Taussig also served as president and CEO of Callidus Software [NASDAQ:CALD], the leading provider of enterprise incentive compensation management application systems. As founding CEO and the fifth employee, Mr. Taussig led the growth of company to more than $70 million in revenues and over 350 employees. Prior to Callidus, Mr. Taussig was the president and CEO of inquiry.com, a pioneer in the B2B Internet space as well as senior vice president of operations for Gupta Technologies, the leader for PC client server software development tools and databases. Mr. Taussig holds a bachelor of arts in economics from the University of Arizona.

Joel Van Arsdale

Joel Van Arsdale

Managing Director
Accenture

Joel is a leading global expert on digital payments, payment acceptance, and transaction processing. He is a frequent author and speaker on the subjects of e/m-commerce, payments innovation, and the global marketplace for payment acceptance. He is recognized by clients as a thought-leader with unique perspectives and experience in digital commerce and payment acceptance.

Ron van Wezel

Ron van Wezel

Senior Analyst, Retail Banking & Payments
Aite Group

Ron van Wezel is a senior analyst for Aite Group’s Retail Banking & Payments practice. His research covers market and regulatory trends in the payments space, with a focus on Europe.

Mr. van Wezel is a renowned expert in payments and digital banking. He brings to Aite Group 30 years of experience in product development and innovation, advising clients on a wide range of topics including mobile payments, digital wallets, cards issuing and acquiring, and ACH solutions.

Jonathan Vaux

Jonathan Vaux

Executive Director – Innovation and Partnerships
Visa

Jonathan Vaux is the Executive Director of Innovation Partnerships at Visa in Europe. His role involves working with internal teams and external organisations to identify key technology trends. He identifies opportunities to incorporate these new technologies into the Visa ecosystem to improve the services we offer our members, merchants and cardholders.

Gill Wells

Gill Wells

Revenue Assurance Manager
Just Eat

Gill has been in the compliance, fraud management and payments business for over eight years. Her experience includes various roles in financial services, mobile aggregation and ecommerce. Gill is currently the Revenue Assurance Manager at Just Eat, an online food order and delivery service. Gill’s primary focus has been on payments optimisation through card and alternative payment logistics and strategy as well as chargeback mitigation. Gill also serves as the co-chair of the European Advisory Board for the Merchant Risk Council, a non-profit organization providing education and networking for payment and fraud professionals.

London 2017 Sponsors


The Digital Identity summit provides an opportunity to engage with leaders in authentication and fraud prevention. The community atmosphere and rich content presented at the summit are a great platform for discussing the trends, challenges, and innovations affecting the payments industry.

– Mark Nelsen , SVP, Risk and Authentication Products, Visa Inc.

London 2017 Agenda


Presentation
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Customer Advisory Board
Register
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Pre-Registration and Welcome Reception
Register
8:00am
Registration & Breakfast
Presentation
9:00am
Securing a Powerful Digital Economy
How EMEA businesses can achieve profitability and security without compromise
Geoff White, Reed Taussig, Andy Renshaw
Presentation
9:50am
Welcome to the Digital Identity Summit EMEA 2017
Summit opener from event hosts
Pascal Podvin
Keynote
10:00am
Keynote – Shaping Tomorrow: Opportunities and Innovation
The future of digital identity and how it is changing our online world
Chris Skinner
Coffee
10:30am
Networking Break
Presentation
11:00am
Establishing the Currency of Trust with Digital Identity Technologies
The latest innovations enabling business to transact with trust online
Alisdair Faulkner
Presentation
11:30am
Driving Growth in a Maturing Digital Commerce and Payments Marketplace
Growth and value-creation dynamics in the global e-commerce landscape
Joel Van Arsdale, Gill Wells
Lunch
12:15pm
Networking Lunch
Presentation
1:30pm
The Digital Identity Revolution
The evolving digital identity landscape and the growing importance of establishing trusted behaviour online
Andreas Baumhof
Presentation
2:00pm
The Great PSD2 Debate
How the most disruptive payments legislation of all time is shaping the future of banking and eCommerce payments
Ron van Wezel, Vanita Pandey
Presentation
2:30pm
Identity Theft: No Laughing Matter
Comedian Bennett Aaron shares his personal experiences and advice on identity theft
Bennett Arron
Coffee
2:55pm
Networking Break
Presentation
3:25pm
Case Study: Online Fraud Detection at Commercial Bank of Dubai
Preventing fraud using the latest innovations from ThreatMetrix
Rinaldo Oliveira
Presentation
3:45pm
Finding the Balance: Customer-first Security
Instilling customer confidence through smarter security
Serge Barbe
Keynote
4:10pm
Closing Keynote – Humans at the Centre of Authentication
How to reduce friction in the fast evolving payments landscape
Jonathan Vaux
Presentation
4:40pm
Realising the Currency of Trust
Summit close and key takeaways
Armen Najarian
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Networking Cocktail Reception – Sponsored by CRIF