As we close the curtains on an exhilarating week of learning and networking, we at the House of Training/ATTF are thrilled to share the highlights from our "Digitalisation in Banking - Driving the Digital Transformation of Your Bank" seminar, held in Luxembourg from November 13 to 17, 2023.
A Week Packed with Insights and Innovations
Our journey began with an engaging welcome dinner at Mama Shelter with our participants coming from Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Cape Verde, Egypt, Ethiopia, Georgia, Kosovo, Moldova, North Macedonia, Rwanda, Serbia, Ukraine and Vietnam, setting the stage for a week of insightful discussions and knowledge sharing. The program kicked off with a comprehensive introduction to the Luxembourg financial center and fintech landscape, delivered by experts from Luxembourg for Finance (LfF) and Luxembourg House of Financial Technology (LHoFT).
Exploring the Facets of Digital Banking
Key sessions covered a range of crucial topics:
The evolution of digital banking and fintech collaborations, presented by industry leaders like Jean Diederich.
An immersive Room#42 Cyberattack Simulation game, providing hands-on experience in cybersecurity Pascal Steichen.
Insightful talks on global retail banking strategies, omni-channel banking, and customer experience by Christian Moreels from ING.
A deep dive into emerging technologies like cloud computing, AI, machine learning and DLT & Blockchain expertly handled by speakers from Microsoft Sébastien Respaut and the University of Luxembourg Christophe Schommer and Proximus Frank Roessig.
Navigating Cybersecurity and Regulatory Landscapes
Our focus then shifted to the pivotal aspects of cybersecurity, GDPR, and the EU digital package regulations, with comprehensive sessions led by the CNPD Luxembourg Marc Lemmer and cybersecurity experts Jean-Hubert Antoine. The discussions on open banking, PSD2 Anne-Sophie Morvan, and the fireside chat on navigating regulatory challenges provided invaluable perspectives Cedric Mauny, Roger H. Hartmann, Philippe Noeltner.
FinTech's Future and Innovation Challenge
The seminar concluded with thought-provoking talks on the global view of FinTech and an exciting Finance Innovation Challenge workshop, where participants applied their learnings in real-world scenarios Anna Maj, Andy Bryant, Kamel Amroune, Habib Niamkey Kouamé, Louis Chevalier and Alicia Brun.
A Memorable Conclusion
The week wrapped up with a closing cocktail and certificate ceremony at L’Osteria, marking not just the end of an event, but the beginning of many digital transformation journeys in banking.
Our Heartfelt Thanks
We extend our heartfelt gratitude to all the speakers, participants, and organizers who made this seminar a resounding success. Your enthusiasm and eagerness to learn and share have truly set a new benchmark for our future events.
Stay tuned for more such events as we continue to explore and embrace the digital transformation in banking!
Digital disruption is having an increasing impact throughout all industries and Banking faces challenges from all sides in these trying times. This seminar aims to be a transformative journey and provid a solid introduction to digital and transformation frameworks from first principles, we will approach digital from a number of different perspectives along theoretical and practical approaches.