Digital Banking Philippines 2024
Digital Banking Philippines 2024 is the premier leadership event for banking/ fintech and financial services industry in Philippines
Philippines’s Flagship Leadership Summit for Bank CxOs and Fintech Disruptors

Digital Banking Innovation Conference Philippines is a series of events hosted in Philippines since 2015 and it is recognized as Philippines’s Flagship Leadership Summit for Bank CxOs and Fintech Disruptors. The 2024 event will be featuring 200+bank CXOs, digital disruptors, innovators in Indonesia and the world. 30+ speakers and panelists will present engaging demos, interactive panels and insightful keynotes. Leading professionals from global top andbanks will be in attendance to share their experiences discuss trending topics such as AI, ML, deep learning, cognitive computing, NLP, digital assets and much more.

The event gathers some 200+ Senior level experts, decision makers and project owners from Banking and Fintech Community
  • 200+

    C-Level Attendees

  • 30+

    Speakers/ panelists

  • 60+

    Banks, Fintechs

  • 10+

    Event Partners

  • 5

    Media Partners

  • 66%

    C-level executives

  • 8+

    Solutions Providers

  • 70+

    CXOs Attennding

Speakers & Panelists
09:00 – 09:05
Conference Opening
Paul Leonardo, Director of Agile Strategy and Digital Transformation at Manulife Asia
09:05 – 09:25

Keynote: Fintech and Digital Banking 2025 in Philippines

Chuchi G. Fonacier, Deputy Governor at BSP Financial Supervision Sector


Panel Session: Charting the Digital Transformation Landscape: Banking CEOs' Top Priorities in Asia

In this panel, the Bank CEOs and VPs will share their top priority in digital transformation strategies in the region, such as How are retail financial institutions tackling digital transformation, and how far along should they be in their journey? What new technologies are critical to delivering the digital experience consumers expect?
  • Sumit Kumar, Managing Director and Partner at BCG ( Moderator)
  • Paolo Salcedo, Head, Virtual Banking at Maybank
  • Greg Krasnov, CEO & Founder at Tonik Bank
  • Nate Clarke, CEO at GoTyme Bank
  • Sushreem Jadhav, BFSI Practice Lead at Collabera Digital Philippines
  • Colin Kum, APAC Market Director at Mambu
10:10 – 10:30

Presentation: Topic tbc

Session reserved for partner

10:30 – 11:00
Morning Tea Break
11:00 – 11:20
Topic: Unlocking further Value in Payments : Data, Journeys and Future proofing.
Sabitha Vuppala, SVP & Global BFSI Head at Collabera digital
Real-time Payments / Wallet solutions have been the key to financial inclusion and digitalization of payments for consumers, merchants, and businesses, in Philippines and globally. There is significant potential for further unlocking the value in payments data - e.g. for lending decisioning, customer churn management, next best offers to Retail and MSME segments. Future proofing is going to an important consideration – with a continued adoption of newer technologies and global standards (for instance Open Finance, CBDCs, IOT, NFC etc.) for enhanced offerings and more seamless customer journeys.
11:25 – 12:10

Panel Discussion: Customer Feedback and Continuous Improvement: Using Voice of the Customer (VoC) to Drive Innovation

Discuss the importance of gathering and acting upon customer feedback and how it can lead to iterative improvements in products and services.

  • Vicky Salas, Partner at SGV (Moderator)
  • Dan Ramirez, Senior Vice President - Head of Transformation Office; Office of the Chief Operating Officer at ING Bank
  • Lionel Gacad, Chief Experience Officer at Gotyme Bank
  • Mica Diaz de Rivera, UX Strategy and Design Head at Metrobank
12:15 – 12:25

Presentation: Topic tbc

Session reserved for partner
13:50 – 14:15

Presentation: Case Study: AI, ML applications in Financial Services

Session reserved for partner
14:15– 15:00

Panel Discussion: The Role of AI and Machine Learning in Shaping the Future of Finance

We invited bank CIOs. CTOs and head of AI project to discuss: How can banking providers respond to pressure from fintechsand digital-only challengers, and how can they foster a culture of innovation? What are the practical applications for artificial intelligence, machine learning, and other advanced data analytics capabilities?
  • Gilbert Trinchera, Partner at KPMG (Moderator)
  • Sara Venturina, Chief Data Officer at GCash
  • Kenneth Catugas, Head of IT at ING Bank
  • Lucose Eralil, Executive Vice President Head Enterprise Technology & Operations at Security Bank
  • Durjoy Patranabish, Vice President, Business Development at Tiger Analytics
15:00 – 15:25

Presentation: Session reserved for Geniusto

Afternoon Tea Break
15:55 – 16:20
Presentation: Open Finance: Unlocking Opportunities for Collaboration and Innovation
Erika Denise B. Dizon, Senior Vice President. Head of Fintech Business Group and Open Finance and Digital Services Center of Excellence, UnionBank of the Philippines
16:20 – 16:45

Topic: tbc

Session reserved for event partner
16:45 – 17:30
Panel Discussion: Cybersecurity in Financial Services: Protecting Data and Building Trust
Address the evolving cybersecurity threats in the financial sector and discuss strategies, technologies, and best practices for safeguarding sensitive data.
  • Mark Anthony Almodovar, Risk Assurance - Cybersecurity and Privacy Executive Director at PwC (Moderator)
  • Marlon Sorongon, Chief Information Security Officer at Maybank Philippines
  • Carlos Tengkiat, Chief Information Security Officer at RCBC
  • Akbar Senior Motani, CEO at DPM
  • Ryan Pahignalo, Head of Compliance and Monitoring Services at Digido Finance Corp.
  • Hung Wong, Vice President - ICT Solution & Partnership at HGC Global Communications
17:20 – 17:30

Closing Remarks

Paul Leonardo, Director of Agile Strategy and Digital Transformation at Manulife Asia
Event Format

C-Level Decision Makers, Energy Thought Leaders, Government Officials, EV producers, Project Owners, Battery producers, and eMobility Advocates will be gathering to discuss the market, investment, technology, ecosystem and partnership.

Solution providers and companies from around the world gather to display their latest innovations and case studies. In addition, governmental bodies present their energy policies, programs and initiatives.
1-1 Meetings

Receive a comprehensive delegate list one week prior to the event with the name, designation, company. Selected event partners are privileged to make a wishlist of their potential clients, we will pre-arrange those 1:1 meetings and they will be conducted in a Private Meeting Area

Peer Networking

Extensive networking opportunities at this conference includes professional networking, gala lunch, coffee and tea break. A great avenue and platform for connecting and engaging with industry experts and colleagues in EV Battery Industry.

You'll Experience
Sponsors & Partners
Early Bird VIP Pass
Limited to Car Producers, Battery Producers and Gov Officials (the 1st 300 registered delegates)
The conference gathers EV project owners, buyers, decision makers from Southeast Asia region and it is the ideal place to showcase your products to your direct customers
Tailored presentation, exhibition booths, one to one meetings with delegates on your wish-list, branding and promotion, we will set up everything you need to make sure you get connected with the right people
Venue & Floorplan
Venue:Marriott Manila
Grand Ballroom
Getting in Touch

Sponsorship & Exhibition

Angela Wei

Event Director/ Asia Retail/ eCommerce Series Events

M +86 135 6887 1872


Speaking Slot & Partnership

Maggie Liu

Conference Producer/ Retail, eCommerce and Fintech

M +86 136 7832 0495


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