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Accenture at Sibos

Overview

Speaker sessions

Location
Meet the Experts Stage, Hall 5 – Amtrium, RAI Amsterdam

Policymakers and regulators expect banks to be at the forefront of building a global economy with net-zero carbon emissions. Banks have a unique opportunity to expand their businesses, become sustainable companies and lead the charge to net zero. However, our global survey suggests they face quite a few internal challenges. How can these be addressed and what help and resources do banks need for their journey?

Speaker
Peter Beardshaw

Managing Director – Sustainability Services Lead, Accenture

Location
Meet the Experts Stage, Hall 5 – Amtrium, RAI Amsterdam

Location
Conference stage 3, RAI Amsterdam

The emergence of central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) raises many questions about how they will work with existing payment systems. We’ll explore what banks, central banks and payment networks need to do to ensure interoperability between the existing and the new. We’ll also discuss how fragmentation of the global financial system can be avoided and debate which CBDC model is most likely to win out in the future.

Speaker
David Treat

Global Metaverse Co-Lead and Technology Incubation Group Lead

Location
Conference stage 3, RAI Amsterdam

Location
Conference stage 3, RAI Amsterdam

The adoption of AI across the financial industry has the potential to streamline and optimize processes ranging from credit decisions to quantitative trading and financial risk management. Join this session to unlock your possibilities.

Speaker
Ed Broussard

European AI Lead

Location
Conference stage 3, RAI Amsterdam

Location
Conference stage 3, RAI Amsterdam

Did you ever think you’d be asking, “Should I buy a piece of land in the metaverse?” Well, many traditional banks have started. Not only to buy land but to build stadiums, lounges and branches. When will the first stock exchange and asset manager open in the metaverse? Will you be one of the first investors? And what are the factors that might influence your strategy?

Speaker
Michael Abbott

Senior Managing Director – Global Banking Lead

Location
Conference stage 3, RAI Amsterdam

Location
Meet the Experts Stage, Hall 5 – Amtrium, RAI Amsterdam

Rabobank Chief Digital Officer Anton Rutten and Murex CEO and co-founder Maroun Eddé join Thomas Syrett to set out and substantiate the benefits of frequent upgrades, a scaled agile way of working, leveraging continuous integration and adopting cloud infrastructure. They will also touch on unleashing new strategic avenues around flexible scaling and mutualization.

Speaker
Tom Syrett

Managing Director – Capital Markets Platforms Lead

Location
Meet the Experts Stage, Hall 5 – Amtrium, RAI Amsterdam

Inspirational demos

Meet our leaders

Michael Abbott

Senior Managing Director – Global Banking Lead

David Treat

Global Metaverse Co-Lead and Technology Incubation Group Lead

Dave leads our blockchain practice and leads New York FinTech Innovation Lab. He has 20+ years' experience leading client business transformations.

MANAGING DIRECTOR – GLOBAL PAYMENTS LEAD

Peter Beardshaw

Managing Director – Sustainability Services Lead, Accenture

Peter is Accenture’s Financial Services’ sustainability lead. He is focused on helping organisations embed sustainability and ESG into their value chain.

Ed Broussard

European AI Lead

David Cordero

Managing Director – Strategy & Consulting Iberia Lead

Jacky Fox

Managing Director - Accenture Security, Europe Lead

Matt Long

MANAGING DIRECTOR – CAPITAL MARKETS, EUROPE LEAD

Jess Murray

Managing Director – Song, Banking & Capital Markets Lead, North America

Jared Rorrer

Managing Director – Global Commercial Banking Lead

Peter Sidebottom

MANAGING DIRECTOR – ACCENTURE STRATEGY, BANKING & CAPITAL MARKETS

Peter advises leaders on how to penetrate new markets quickly, increase market share and reduce costs.

Tom Syrett

Managing Director – Capital Markets Platforms Lead

John Velissarios

Managing Director – Blockchain MPS Digital Asset, Custody, CBDC Lead

John is an expert in cryptography, leading Accenture in developing global blockchain security protocols and central bank digital currency initiatives.

Margaret Weichert

Managing Director – Payments Lead, North America

For over 25 years, Margaret has led payments businesses for banks, processors and consulting firms. She is named as an inventor on 14 payments patents.