PIF Innovation Day 2017

I learned about products I was not aware of and I could speak to people about their products which was great!

PIF Innovation Day 2016Delegate

PIF's independence came across. One would imagine that you could approach them for impartial guidance and support which was great

PIF Innovation Day 2016Delegate

The most beneficial aspect was to re-establish contact with my network and meet a key contact.

PIF Innovation Day 2016Delegate

I have to confess, I always approach these types of events with trepidation. It was nice to have a refreshing change!

PIF Innovation Day 2016 Delegate

Thursday, 11 May 2017 | The Ned, London

Attending the PIF Innovation Day provides an opportunity to network with your industry colleagues, hear from a stellar line-up of prepaid industry pioneers, innovators and thought-leaders and debate the future for this dynamic and rapidly evolving payment sector.

Discover a unique event that puts you in touch with the people and the businesses driving the future for prepaid.

Latest Confirmed Speakers

Melanie Maier, Team Lead Project Management Value Added Services, Wirecard AG

Alipay is the world's largest mobile payment network with more than 450 million active users and more than 100 million transactions per day. The Chinese tourism market in Europe is constantly growing and presents a huge sales opportunity for merchants. In 2015, alone, tourists from China spent 292 billion dollars on their travels, more than any other country. Learn how merchants across Europe are now reaching this financially strong target group with Wirecard's solution for the acceptance of Alipay.

Will White, Operations Director, Loot

"Loot is not a bank, it's better". Loot believes that students and young people should be able to go out and do the things they love without worrying about money or relying on an overdraft. Hear from the creators of this smartphone and Web-based banking experience that helps users know more about their spending, so they can do more with their money.

David Pope, Marketing Director, HooYu

HooYu, know who you're dealing with. HooYu is a global identity confirmation service that verifies the customers you can’t verify with traditional processes, by using a unique combination of digital footprint analysis, ID document verification, facial biometrics and PEPs & Sanctions checks. Offering a new approach to the age-old challenge of identity verification, HooYu enables prepaid businesses to reduce account opening abandonment and comply with AML regulations. Hear how the HooYu platform works and how it’s unique ID confirmation software can easily be integrated into your processes.

Agenda Highlights

Brandon Trollip, Director of Digital Business Development, Mastercard

Hear from Mastercard on some of the consumer facing digital innovation initiatives Mastercard is currently involved with. This timely introduction also highlights consumer concerns in the adoption of digital and mobile payments.

Carlo Gualandri, CEO, Soldo

Soldo Business is a new milestone in the evolution of business expenses. Hear how entrepreneurs and banking experts have harnessed the smartest financial and payments technology to build a product that puts an end to tedious expense reports and reconciliation processes, once and for all.

Jacob Claflin, Founder & CEO, Cambrist

Multi-currency prepaid travel cards have taken the payments world by storm, offering consumers an innovative alternative to foreign currency cash and bringing a new business model to the prepaid card industry. However, travel cards are just the beginning of FX innovation. Cambrist was founded by prepaid industry veterans with the vision to take multi-currency solutions further, by incorporating their best features into the wider (non-travel) card market and enable issuers of standard, single currency card products to optimize the FX associated with all their customers' international spend.

Laurence Krieger, COO, Tide

Tide is redesigning business banking by saving companies money and time through the use of technology and innovation. Hear from Tide, the UK’s first digital only business current account with references to the background to the business, its mission for bringing better banking to the SME sector and the ways in which Tide is delivering speed and convenience to its customers.


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Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsoring the PIF Innovation Day is an excellent way to showcase your solutions to a highly targeted audience of established and emerging industry players. This one day event offers a unique platform to demonstrate industry thought-leadership, inspire and engage with potential new partners and customers and reinforce your presence in the sector.

To become a showcase sponsor, please contact diane.brocklebank@prepaidforum.org or call +44 (0) 7736 971 986