2023 Payments Summit Agenda

All times are tentative

Sunday, February 26

8:00 – 6:00 Optional Park City – Sightsee or Ski Networking Event

Monday, February 27

U.S. Payments Forum Winter Agenda
8:00 – 8:45 Registration and Networking First-Time Attendee Briefing – Devon Rohrer, U.S. Payments Forum
8:45 – 9:30

Welcome and Opening of U.S. Payments Forum Member Meeting

Agenda Overview – Jason Bohrer, U.S. Payments Forum (10 min)

U.S. Payments Forum Overview, Status and Member Recognition – Jason Bohrer, U.S. Payments Forum (25 min)

Anti-Trust Policy Guidelines – Russ Schlossbach, Gesmer Updegrove (10 min)

9:30 – 10:15

Roundtable / Panel: Stakeholder Report – Issuers, Merchants and Acquirers

Sara Walsh, Bank of America; Roberto Cárdenas, Global Payments; Keith Koval, UBS; Sharon Scace, WEX; Pratap Gautam, Fiserv; Lindsey Theiss, The Wendy’s Company

10:15 – 10:45 Morning Networking Break
10:45 – 11:30

Roundtable / Panel: Stakeholder Report – Global Networks

Matthew Crothers, American Express; Berke Baydu, Mastercard; Brett Chemaly, Discover; Simon Hurry, Visa; Soumya Chakrabarty, JCB; Mike Yu, UnionPay

11:30 – 12:15

Roundtable / Panel: Stakeholder Report – Domestic Networks

Lillie Platko, FIS; Jennifer Schroeder, PULSE; Manish Nathwani, SHAZAM; Daneen Cady, STAR & Accel

12:15 – 1:15 Lunch Steering Committee Communications Subcommittee (Committee members only)
1:15 – 2:15 Breakout Sessions – Group 1

Joint Merchant & Issuer SIG

Led by Keri Crane, Jack Henry™ and Joe Vasterling, Best Buy

Testing & Certification Working Committee Transit Working Committee

Payments Fraud Working Committee

2:15 – 2:30 Session Transition Time
2:30 – 3:30 Breakout Sessions – Group 2

Joint Merchant & Issuer SIG

Led by Keri Crane, Jack Henry™ and Joe Vasterling, Best Buy

Communication & Education Working Committee Mobile & Touchless Payments Working Committee

ATM Working Committee

3:30 – 4:00 Afternoon Break
4:00 – 5:00 Breakout Sessions – Group 3
Petro Working Committee Debit Routing Working Committee

Birds-of-a-Feather: The Changing Face of Fraud: Disputes in the Digital Age

Led by Liz Chaffin, Visa

5:00 – 7:30

Welcome Reception – Opening of Exhibit Hall (All Registrants)

Tuesday, February 28

2023 Payments Summit Plenary Session
7:30 – 8:45Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
8:45 – 9:00

Chairman’s Welcome Address

Jason Bohrer, Executive Director, Secure Technology Alliance

9:00 – 9:30

Featured Keynote Speaker Session – With Great Growth Comes Great Accountability: How the Power of a Global Network is Harnessed to Thwart Emerging Threats

Mike Lemberger, Senior Vice President, Risk Officer North America, Visa

9:30 – 10:00

Keynote – “Every Payment Tells a Story: Understanding the new strategic value of payments”

David Mallow, Head of Government, Healthcare, Higher Ed, Non-Profit & Embedded Payments, J.P. Morgan

10:00 – 10:30

Keynote – “Mass Appeal: How Public Transit is Driving Mass Adoption of Contactless Payments”

Kevin Burgess, Director, Payment Strategy, Bytemark

10:30 – 11:00Break in Exhibit Hall
11:00 – 12:15

Merchant Roundtable Session

Moderator: Devon Rohrer, U.S. Payments Forum

Panelists:  Joe Vasterling, Best Buy; Roberta Braum, Starbucks; Caleb Burke, CITGO

12:15 – 1:45Lunch in Exhibit Hall
1:45 – 2:15

Keynote: “The Future of Faster Payments”

Daniel Braum, Senior Vice President and Head of Payments Product Management, Federal Re-serve Bank of Atlanta

2:15 – 3:15

Faster Payment Panel Session

Moderated by Jason Bohrer, Secure Technology Alliance

Panelists: Hal Granoff, Callsign; Sheree Thornsberry, The ROIG Group; Nate Marquiss, Trustly; Oluwaseun Owoeye, Citi Bank; Joanna Wisniecka, Glenbrook Partners

3:15 – 3:45Break in Exhibit Hall
3:45 – 4:15

Keynote: Consumer Identity Behaviors and Account Takeover

Paul Baer, Head of Managed Solutions, Visa

4:15 – 5:15

Fraud Roundtable Session

Moderated by Deb Ferril, Secure Technology Alliance

Panelists: Ben Turner, Verituity; Alex Zeltcer, nSure.ai; Pascal Podvin, nSure.ai

5:15 – 7:00Payments Summit / USPF Joint Welcome Reception in Exhibit Hall

Wednesday, March 1

8:00 – 8:45Breakfast in Exhibit Hall  
9:00 – 10:00

Industry Partners Panel – State of the Payments Industry

Moderated by Jason Bohrer, Secure Technology Alliance

Panelists: Christina Hulka, FIDO Alliance; Arman Aygen, EMVCo; Elizabeth Terry, PCI Security Standards Council; Ian Jacobs, W3

10:00 – 11:00

Secure Remote Commerce Overview

Speaker: Clinton Allen, Secure Remote Commerce Working Group Chair, EMVCo

11:00 – 11:15Break in Exhibit Hall  
 Emerging Technologies Game Changers
11:15 – 12:00

The Latest in Digital Currencies

Moderated by Deb Ferril, Secure Technolo-gy Alliance

Panelists:  Karl Alomar, M13; Craig Borys-owich, Payments Canada


Build Resilience and Drive Growth Through Payment Operations Transformation

Moderated by Donna Blum, BHMI

Panelists: Jennifer Schroeder, PULSE; Michelle Gauchat, Deloitte Consulting; Cheryl Gurz, The Clearing House

12:00 – 1:30Lunch in Exhibit Hall  
1:30 – 2:45

Mobile Drivers Licenses (mDL) and the Payments Community

Moderated by Tom Lockwood, Secure Technology Alliance Board

Panelists:  Sanne Ketelaar, UL; Ed Perez, Verifone; David Kelts, GET Group North America; Max Astor, GET Group North America; Jordan Kaplan, Publix


Cross Border Payments Panel

Moderated by Rod Reef, Reef Karson Consulting

Panelists: Max Grande, Onbe; Cheryl Gurz, The Clearing House; Erin Moore, Swift; Jenny Miller, Wise

2:45 – 3:15Break in Exhibit Hall  
3:15 – 4:15

Advancements in Cards and Contactless Technologies

Moderated by Jack Jania, CPI Card Group, Inc.

Panelists:  Cyril Lalo, Ellipse; David Leppek, Pace Software; Kevin Emery, UL Solutions; Joe Pitcher, GPP; Hakan Acar, IDEX Biometrics


Health and Social Care Payments – Windows of Opportunity in a Sea of Change

Moderated by Tom Lockwood, Secure Technology Alliance Board Member

Panelists:  Boe Hartman, Nomi Health; Vincent Albanese, North Star Health Solutions; Dennis Schrader, Former Secretary of Health, State of Maryland

4:15 – 5:15

Ultra-wide Band Technology Overview (FiRa Consortium)

Speakers:  Björn Scharfen, Infineon Technologies; Oliver Manahan, EMVCo

 ** Birds of a Feather Session – Call to Action for Payments in Healthcare – Next Steps
5:15Day 2 Adjourns 

Thursday, March 2

8:00 – 8:30Breakfast in Ballroom  
8:30 – 9:30

Panel – Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL)

Moderated by Joe Vasterling, Best Buy

Panelists: Hal Granoff, Callsign; Teresa Cain, TreviPay; Geoff Brown, Highline; Sean Mansfiled, Affirm

9:30 – 10:30

The Future of Biometrics in Payments

Moderated by Dori Rombola, Infineon Technologies

Panelists:  Sadiq Mohammed, Mastercard; Bruno Batut, ST Microelectronics; Vince Graziani, IDEX Biometrics; Megan Heinze, IDEMIA; Sunpreet Arora, Visa

10:30 – 11:00Break  
 Emerging Technologies, Continued Hot Topics
11:00 – 11:45

Subscription Chargebacks

Speaker: Roenen Ben-Ami, Justt; Renata Caine Justt


Payments in Transportation

Moderated by David deKozan, Cubic Transportation Systems

Panelists:  Mark Kroncke, Invoke Technologies; Gillian Gillett, Cal-ITP; Carl Commons, INIT; Jordan Kaplan, Publix; Boris Karsh, Umo Mobility

11:45 – 12:30

The Rapidly Evolving Definition of Payments Orchestration (and how to make it work for your payments stack)

Speaker: Daniel Scagnelli, Spreedly; Spencer Cook, Blip Billboards


AI, Data Science and Behavioral Analysis in Payments

Panelists:  Mousumi Chatterjee, Bank of America; Debtosh Banerjee, Avant; Zuul Quarnain Yakub, Callsign

12:00 – 1:00Lunch in Ballroom | Conference Concludes  

** Birds of a Feather Session – Call to Action for Payments in Healthcare – Next Steps (4:15 – 5:15pm Weds 3/1)

Jack Jania, Oliver Manahan, Tom Lockwood, Dennis Schrader, Boe Hartman, Vince Albanese, Don Jorgenson, Kurt Adams, Bryan Stone, Jennifer Scarberry