About Payment Solutions Summit

Money in and money out is at the heart of every business model. Handling payments, providing local solutions in every market and improving efficiencies are critical success factors. This show will give you industry specific data that puts it above and beyond what is already available. The Payment Solutions Summit offers delegates a unique learning and networking environment. As well as the must-attend conference sessions there are also specific networking events for people working within payments. 



Conference schedule

The Payment Solutions Summit is taking place on Thursday 13th July 2017

Welcome from the conference chair 10:25 - 10:30

10:30 - 11:15: The future of money

The presentation will take the audience through the past, present and future of money up to a timespan of 2075. We will look at money in all its future forms, from the perspectives of both humans and machines, and raise the spectre that in the future the richest entity on the planet might not be human…


Matthew Griffin, CEO, 311 Institute

12:00 - 12:45: A Major Disruption in Payments Architecture

Dao.Casino is disrupting the online casino gaming model. Its innovations reduce friction and costs in the payment supply chain, and introduce immediacy and micro-transaction ability that had been previously unachievable with traditional payment infrastructures. In this session, this disruptive enterprise will explain how its blockchain- based platform flattens the traditional payment infrastructure, and introduces incredible efficiencies between customer, payment and casino.


Eric Benz, Managing Director, Cryptopay


Ilya Tarutiv, CEO, Dao Casino
Aleksandra Fetisova, Project Manager, Dao

14:00 - 14:45: Payments focus: China

WeChat Pay, AliPay and China UnionPay: In this session hear about the landscape of the Chinese payment market, the leading providers, their market share, product differentiation and whether co-existence between WeChat and Alipay is impossible or unavoidable. Sharpen your pencils to take notes on the biggest battleground in payments - China.


Fred Lum, Vice President, Chelsea Securities

Robin Le Prevost, CEO, Le Prevost Consultancy

14:45 - 15:30: Payments focus: Africa

QR-Codes, NFC, Mobile Money, Biometrics and more. Doing business in Africa comes with its share of challenges. So what are the best payment types for iGaming that ensures market compatibility and uptake in Sub-Saharan Africa? Let’s explore the varied payment options that exist within the region as well as digital adoption, payment usage and behavioural patterns in these dynamic markets.


Priya Thakoor, Head of Digital Strategy, Barclays Africa Group Limited

16:00 - 16:45: Legal eagles

16:45 - 17:30: Crypto

Cryptocurrencies are nothing new, but what is new is their uptake in igaming. This session explores the idea that cryptocurrencies may be the perfect solution for our industry. 


Marc Kinesberg, CEO, Jamworx

Max Krupyshev, Chief Operating Officer, Cubits