Future of Financial Services, Melbourne 2024 | 13th Edition

1 August 2024 8:00 am - 5:30 pm

CENTREPIECE at Melbourne Park
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Complimentary for FSI Executives

Bringing together an unparalleled gathering of executives in financial services and digital leadership, The Future of Financial Services Conference, Melbourne is poised to exceed all expectations. Join a group of 500+ industry professionals, 35+ speakers, and 20+ solution providers and delve into pivotal trends and cutting-edge topics spanning technology, innovation, digitalisation, and strategy.

Some of the main themes that captivated audiences at our previous event were leveraging new technology and showcasing its ability to elevate customer experiences, propel operational efficiency, and ignite sustainable growth. Furthermore, we delved into strategies for “Unlocking the Real Value of Cloud” and gained exclusive insights for tapping into the true potential of cloud technology within the financial sector. These riveting discussions collectively served as stepping-stones, promising a future where the convergence of technology, AI, and cloud computing leads to groundbreaking advancements.

In the upcoming year, we will delve into transformative strategies aimed at enhancing the digital ecosystem. Our focus will be on fostering increased competition and fostering innovation through strategic partnerships, envisioning a landscape where collaboration propels financial institutions to unprecedented heights. Furthermore, we will shine a spotlight on the pivotal theme of digital leadership, a beacon guiding financial institutions toward remarkable advancements in sustainable performance. Our exploration goes beyond the conventional, seeking to redefine the paradigm of leadership in the digital age.

2023 Advisory Board Members:

  • Andrew Cresp, Chief Information Officer, Bendigo & Adelaide Bank
  • Bhaskar Katta, General Manager, Group Operations (Global), Westpac
  • Idris Shamsi, Chief Information Officer, RACV
  • Scott Wall, Chief Transformation Officer, Bank Australia
  • Rakesh Padmanabhan, Head of Technology: Intelligent Automation, ANZ
  • David Lochrie, Senior Executive Enterprise Digital, Medibank
  • Craig Rowlands, General Manager Enterprise Data, Australian Unity
  • Shannon Barnes, Digital Marketing & Operations, Aware Super
  • David Earls, Executive General Manager Enterprise Service, Technology, IAG
  • Leon Hagopian, Australia Credit Suisse Integration Lead, Group Integration Office, UBS
Group Chief Technology Officer
Westpac Group
Chief Technology Officer
Chief Information Officer
Bendigo and Adelaide Bank
Chief Information Officer
Chief Transformation Officer
Bank Australia
Divisional CIO, Lending Technology
Bendigo and Adelaide Bank
Chief Technology Officer
Judo Bank
Senior Executive Enterprise Digital
Divisional CIO - Home Lending and Business Banking
Suncorp Group
General Manager Enterprise Data
Australian Unity
Digital Marketing & Operations
Aware Super
Head of Product & Experience
Chief Operating Officer
Executive Marketing, Business and Private Bank
Executive Manager, Marketing
Suncorp Bank
Chief Marketing Officer
Mercer Super
Head of Group Marketing and Communications
HUB24 Limited
Chief Marketing Officer
Bennelong Funds Management
Head of Group Digital
MLC Life Insurance
Head of Product and Digital
Bank First
Head of Digital Operations
Managing Director, ANZ
Head of Data Science
QBE Insurance
Head of Technology : Intelligent Automation
Global Head of Portfolio Marketing, Communication Services
Master of Ceremonies
Master of Ceremonies

Stay tuned for further speaker announcements...

For event and marketing enquiries:
Edgard Diaz
Head of Marketing
T: +61 425 505 277
For sponsorship enquiries:
Marcus Sedman
Senior Account Director
T: +61 402 147 500
To participate as a speaker:
Murali Ramesh
Head of Production - FSI
T: +61 2 8484 0904

Please note that delegate attendance is complimentary for the financial services industry only.

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Should you be unable to attend on the day of the conference, a ‘like-for-like’ substitute is welcome to attend in your stead at no extra charge, provided we are informed of the change up to 14 days prior to the conference. Any cancellations made within 14 days of the conference, with no relevant substitute provided, will incur a $150+ GST non-attendance fee. This fee will be used to cover delegate material costs and catering costs incurred by FST Media on submission of delegate numbers to the conference venue.

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