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November 2019

The Event 

The Canadian payments industry accounts for nearly 1% of GDP with revenues from payment activities estimated at over $16.4B in 2016 — and it’s changing, rapidly.

Traditional players in the payments market are extending products, fintech and bigtech are disrupting products and infrastructure while domestic and global regulatory bodies are moving rapidly to adapt.

These changes can mean big opportunities for your organization if you know how to use them to your advantage. Rotman’s Business of Payments program helps payments leaders harness these opportunities.

Your competitive advantage in a shifting landscape.

Over the course of three days, you will gain a solid understanding of the changing context of the payments landscape, and the forces and trends shaping its future. You will develop the knowledge and competencies you need to stay ahead.

*In Partnership with Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto and Payments Canada

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The Event

Payments Canada and the Bank of Canada would like to invite industry practitioners, central bankers, academic researchers and regulators with interest and expertise in payment systems and technology to participate in our joint research conference. The annual event, now in its sixth year, provides a forum to discuss research on innovations that are impacting and shaping the payments industry.

The symposium will host a limited number of presentations and panels to allow ample time for discussion and questions. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • The application of artificial intelligence, machine learning and quantum computing to payment systems
  • The impact of FinTech on payment systems
  • Modernization of payments and payments migration
  • Technological innovations in retail and wholesale payments
  • Management of clearing and settlement processes using new technologies
  • Fraud detection and cybersecurity in payment systems

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Call for papers now open | Deadline: August 20, 2019 
Presentation proposals and/or extended abstracts should be submitted to the following email address: research@payments.ca 
Submissions should include a speaker bio and presentation details for consideration.

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