MEA Cash Cycle Seminar (ICCOS) 2018 Agenda


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We are honored to co-host the MEA Cash Cycle Seminar with the Central Bank of the United Arab Emirates (CBUAE). Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank


MONDAY | 5 FEBRUARY 2018

09:00 – 10:30

Central Bank Summit on Fraud Detection
Moderated by Younes Al Belooki |Head of the Currency Management Division | CBUAE
Al Muqam | First Floor

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee Break
A light snack and coffee/tea will be served
Al Muqam Pre-Function Area | First Floor

11:00– 12:30

Central Bank Summit continued
Al Muqam | First Floor

12:30 – 13:30

Delegate Lunch
The Terrace Restaurant | Ground Floor

13:30 – 14:50

Central Bank Workshop: The Symphony of Aesthetics, Durability, Security and Machine Readability in a New Banknote Series - How the Efficient Design of a New Banknote Series Makes All the Difference
Presented by Thomas Stütz| Vice President Key Accounts, Banknotes Division | G+D Currency Technology
Al Muqam | First Floor

14:50 – 15:20

Coffee Break
A light snack and coffee/tea will be served
Al Muqam Pre-Function Area | First Floor

16:00 – 18:00

Delegate Check-In and Distribution of Delegate Materials
Sponsor Exhibit | Al Mudhaif I & II | Ground Floor

17:00 – 19:00

Welcome Cocktail Reception
Sponsor Exhibit | Al Mudhaif I & II | Ground Floor

TUESDAY | 6 FEBRUARY 2018

08:30 – 19:00

Sponsor Exhibit Viewing
Coffee, tea and light refreshments served from 8:30 - 9:00
Sponsor Exhibit | Al Mudhaif I & II | Ground Floor

09:00 - 09:15

Opening Remarks and Live Industry Survey
by Dan Harrison | Vice President | Currency Research
Al Mudhaif III | Ground Floor

09:15 – 09:30

Welcome Remarks
by H.E. Saif Hadef Al Shamsi |Assistant Governor | CBUAE
Al Mudhaif III | Ground Floor    

Plenary Session 1 | Trends in Cash and Payments Landscape
Coordinated by Dan Harrison | Vice President, Operations | Currency Research
Al Mudhaif III | Ground Floor

09:30 – 10:00

Cash and Payments in the United Arab Emirates
by Younes Al Belooki | Head of the Currency Management Division and Hafid Oubrik |Payment Systems Manager | CBUAE

10:00 – 10:20

Future of Cash in the Light of Emergence of FINTECH
by Gonzalo Santamaria | Vice President, Payments | Currency Research

10:20– 10:40

eDirham Program
by Rasheed Shakhsheer | Director of eDirham Program | UAE Ministry of Finance                               

10:40 – 11:00

Questions and Answers
Submit questions or participate in polling on the Online Delegate Portal or at www.sli.do using the event code #CR1

11:00 – 11:25

Delegate Photograph
Grand Staircase | In the Lobby, between Ground and First Floors

11:25 – 11:55

Coffee Break
A light snack and coffee/tea will be served
Sponsor Exhibit | Al Mudhaif I & II | Ground Floor

Sponsor Breakout Meetings 1

11:55 – 12:40

Turning Data into Information: An Independent Approach to Data Analysis
(Closed to Competitors) by Cash Processing Solutions (CPS)
Al Khaznah I | First Floor

The Integration of ADSURE® RFID Security Bag with Internet Applications Enables Real-Time, Locational Based, Track and Traceable Cash Management by Adsure Packaging Limited
Al Khaznah II | First Floor

21st Century Cash Management Model by Transtrack International
Al Muqam | First Floor

12:40 - 14:00

Delegate Lunch sponsored by Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank

Sponsor Exhibit | Al Mudhaif I & II | Ground Floor

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Sponsor Breakout Meetings 2

14:00 – 14:45

Using Software to Increase Productivity, Stay Flexible and Maintain Control
(Closed to Competitors) by Cash Processing Solutions (CPS)
Al Khaznah I | First Floor

Are You Ready - To Manage the Forces Currently Impacting the Cash Distribution Process? by NCR
Al Khaznah II | First Floor

How to Reduce your ATM Management Cost? by Sargent and Greenleaf
Al Muqam | First Floor

14:45 - 15:15

Coffee Break
A light snack and coffee/tea will be served
Sponsor Exhibit | Al Mudhaif I & II | Ground Floor

Plenary Session 2 | Improving Customer Experience and Optimization
Coordinated by Gonzalo Santamaria | Vice President | Currency Research
Al Mudhaif III | Ground Floor

15:15 – 15:35

Optimization of the Cash Supply Chain Through Technological Innovation and Integration
by Manu Kataria | Director-Commercial Cash Services |Transguard Group                                  

15:35 – 15:55

Beyond Cash - Managing Digital Transformation in Banking
by Sylvia Nwakwue | Divisional Head, Transaction Services Lagos and South West | Guaranty Trust Bank               

15:55 – 16:15

Effects of Global Trends on the Cash Cycle: How Digitalization and Automation Change Our Industry!
by Ferenc Szelenyi | Managing Director and Group Vice-President Middle East and Africa | G+D Currency Technology

16:15 – 16:35

Achieving a Delightful Customer Experience Through Bank Branch Transformation
by Phillip King | Head of Retail Banking, UAE | Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB)

16:35 – 16:55

Questions and Answers
Submit questions or participate in polling on the Online Delegate Portal or at www.sli.do using the event code #CR1

17:00 - 19:00

Networking Reception
Sponsor Exhibit | Al Mudhaif I & II | Ground Floor

Evening

Delegates are free to pursue evening entertainment with colleagues and friends

WEDNESDAY | 7 FEBRUARY 2018

08:30 – 15:30

Sponsor Exhibit Viewing
Coffee, tea and light refreshments served from 8:30 - 9:00
Sponsor Exhibit | Al Mudhaif I & II | Ground Floor

Plenary Session 3 | Innovations in the Cash Cycle
Coordinated by David Milner| Business Development Manager | Spinnaker International Ltd
Al Mudhaif III | Ground Floor

09:00 – 09:20

Managing the Massive Issuance of Fresh Notes on Eid Occasions: An IT Solution
by Zargham Khan | Assistant Director, Currency Management Department | State Bank of Pakistan

09:20 – 09:40

Cash Operational Improvement Through Technology
by Marius Potgieter | Chief Operations Officer | Saudi Financial Support Services Company (Sanid)

09:40 – 10:00

Saudi Vision 2030: What Role Will Cash Play
by Sajid Khan | Global Head of Consulting | Vaultex & Mohamed Al-Afif | Managing Director and Co-Founder | Cash Solutions Company (CSCL)

10:00 – 10:20

Questions and Answers
Submit questions or participate in polling on the Online Delegate Portal or at www.sli.do using the event code #CR1

Sponsor Breakout Meetings 3

10:20 – 11:10

End-to-End Cash Centre Automation by G+D Currency Technology
Al Khaznah I | First Floor

Eliminating Cash Loss Using Smart Technology – ATM & Cash Transport by Spinnaker International Ltd
Al Khaznah II | First Floor

Leading the Way in Cash Services Transformation Within the Middle East, Through Strategic Technological Partnerships by Transguard Group
Al Muqam | First Floor

11:10 - 11:40

Coffee Break
A light snack and coffee/tea will be served
Sponsor Exhibit | Al Mudhaif I & II | Ground Floor

Plenary Session 4 | Retail Cash Management
Moderated by Shaun Ferrari | Managing Director, Americas and Caribbean | Currency Research
Al Mudhaif III | Ground Floor

11:40 – 12:40

Panel Discussion on Retail Cash Management
Panellists:
Pedro Vaz | Chief Product Officer | Transtrack International
Jim Poteet | Executive Vice President - Cash Management Solutions | FireKing Security Group
Larry Robinson | President |Armor Safe Technologies
followed by Questions and Answers
Submit questions or participate in polling on the Online Delegate Portal or at www.sli.do using the event code #CR1

12:40 - 14:00

Delegate Lunch sponsored by Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank

Sponsor Exhibit | Al Mudhaif I & II | Ground Floor

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Sponsor Breakout Meetings 4

14:00 – 14:45

Commercial Cash Processing: Entering New Dimensions by G+D Currency Technology
Al Khaznah I | First Floor

Turning Cash into Digital Information by Armor Safe Technologies
Al Khaznah II | First Floor

14:45 - 15:15

Coffee Break
A light snack and coffee/tea will be served
Sponsor Exhibit | Al Mudhaif I & II | Ground Floor

Plenary Session 5 | Collaborative Approach to an Efficient Cash Cycle
Coordinated by Sid Keyte| Head of Sales MEA | Cash Processing Solutions (CPS)
Al Mudhaif III | Ground Floor

15:15 – 15:35

Corporate Cash Collection and Management
by Motasim Iqbal | Managing Director, Head Transaction Banking-UAE | Standard Chartered Bank

15:35 – 15:55

The World of Foreign Banknotes
by Nibu Varkey | Head of Wholesale Banknotes | UAE Exchange

15:55 – 16:15

Efficient Cash Circulation Solutions in a Changing Cash Ecosystem: Best Practice Examples for Cash Solutions in Scandinavian Markets
by Urs Röösli | President of International Business | Loomis International

16:15 – 16:35

TBD
by Gordon Kanyoke | Project Manager | uniBank (Ghana) Ltd.

16:35 – 16:55

Questions and Answers
Submit questions or participate in polling on the Online Delegate Portal or at www.sli.do using the event code #CR1

16:55 – 17:05

Seminar Closing Remarks by Nena Vukicevic | Managing Director, Europe and Africa | Currency Research

19:00 - 22:00

Delegate Appreciation Dinner sponsored by Loomis
Loomis Logo
Shorooq Events Lawn | Ground Floor

 

THURSDAY | 8 FEBRUARY 2018

Post-Seminar Symposium on Currency Production – Where The Cash Cycle Begins
Session 1
Coordinated by Dan Harrison | Vice President | Currency Research
Al Mudhaif 1 | Ground Floor

09:00 – 09:10

Welcome Remarks
by Dan Harrison | Vice President | Currency Research

09:10 – 09:30

Operational Readiness for Printing Banknotes in the Desert
by Gavin Brogan | Chief Technical Officer, Emirates Investment Authority | Oumolat Security Printing

09:30 – 09:50

Operation of the National Currency, Central Bank of Iraq
by Abdulkareem Shanoon | Director General | Central Bank of Iraq

09:50 – 10:10

Industry 4.0 Meets Cash Cycle: From Banknote Architecture and Design, Through Production, Processing to Destruction
by Marc-Julian Siewert | Vice President Sales & Marketing MEA | G+D Currency Technology

10:10 – 10:20

Questions and Answers
Submit questions or participate in polling on the Online Delegate Portal or at www.sli.do using the event code #CR1

10:20 – 10:50

Coffee Break
A light snack and coffee/tea will be served
Al Mudhaif I Pre-Function Area | Ground Floor

Post-Seminar Symposium on Currency Production – Where The Cash Cycle Begins
 Session 2
Coordinated by Tom Mitchell | Regional Director, Northern Europe & Global Sales Manager, Sponsorship | Currency Research
Al Mudhaif 1 | Ground Floor

10:50 – 11:10

End of Banknote Life
by Benedicth Maduagwu | Assistant Director, Currency Operations | Central Bank of Nigeria

11:10 – 11:30

Thinking About Using Data to Optimise Your Cash Operations? This is Already Happening Around the World - Discover How
by Sid Keyte | Head of Sales MEA | Cash Processing Solutions (CPS)

11:30 – 11:50

Currency and Technology, Evolving the Oldest Payment Instrument: A US Perspective
by Shaun Ferrari | Managing Director, Americas and Caribbean | Currency Research

11:50 – 12:00

Questions and Answers
Submit questions or participate in polling on the Online Delegate Portal or at www.sli.do using the event code #CR1

12:00 – 12:10

Symposium Closing Remarks by Tom Mitchell | Regional Director, Northern Europe & Global Sales Manager, Sponsorship | Currency Research

12:10 – 13:00

Delegate Lunch
Al Mudhaif I Pre-Function Area | Ground Floor

13:00 – 16:00

Tour of Oumolat Security Printing 
Buses begin loading in Hotel Lobby at 12:45 I Ground Floor