2020's Essential Reading:  'Zeitgeist'

What it takes to move the needle on Open Banking from 1.0 – 3.0 and beyond. 

Will 2020 become the year of truth for Open Banking? Will it take more regulation, better technical standards, more pressure from watchdogs or? What do we, as we cross the Rubicon into unchartered territory, need most? More excel spreadsheets and forecasts while juggling new pricing and business models? We don’t think so…

Apart from courage, clearly reading the sign of the times is the most important guide for any player in the financial services domain going forward – incumbent or fintech. Successful adoption of Open Banking is about relevance for the end user, and that has everything to do with feeling society’s pulse.  If 2018 was Open Banking 1.0, and 2019 2.0, what will 3.0 bring?

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The undiscovered PSD2 opportunity – TPPs as a new customer segment

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UK FinTECHTalents

11-12 November, London, UK

Conny Dorrestijn chairs and moderates the Build stage around Open Banking on the afternoon of Monday 11 November.

Lean Innovation Summit

11-12 November, Rotterdam, NL 

In a fireside chat, Conny Dorrestijn will make sure she asks the right questions to Aleksa Vukotic, CTO, thestartuptechfactory.tech on platform innovation in start-ups and large corporates/banks.

Shift Money 2019

18-19 November, Zagreb, Croatia

Conny Dorrestijn speaks on Monetizing Open Banking with the only lasting capital we have... Purpose.


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