Summit 2021 Program

  • 8:15-9:00
    Registration & arrival refreshments
  • 9:00-9:10
    Welcome Opening remarks from the Summit's MC, Lance Blockley from The Initiatives Group.
  • 9:10-9:45
    Opening address Michele Bullock, Assistant Governor (Financial System), Reserve Bank of Australia will provide the keynote address providing the RBA's perspective on real-time payments in Australia, reflecting on what has been achieved to date and expectations for the future, as well as commentary on wider developments in the payments market in Australia that are currently underway.
  • 9:45-10:15
    Perspective of government Senator the Hon Jane Hume, Minister for Superannuation, Financial Services and the Digital Economy will provide perspectives on real-time payments and the role that the NPP can play in driving Australia towards a digital economy.
  • 10:15-10:45
    What's next for the NPP? Adrian Lovney, CEO of New Payments Platform Australia will provide an update on the New Payments Platform and real-time payments in Australia including the platform's roadmap of future capability development.
  • 10:45-11:15
    Morning tea break
  • 11:15-12:00
    Driving innovation on the NPP An opening presentation on access and innovation on the NPP followed by a panel discussion with payment service providers who will share real-life case studies on how the NPP is being used today.
  • 12:00-12:30
    How CDR payment initiation intersects with PayTo Listen to a panel discussion about how payment initiation under future extensions of CDR might intersect with PayTo, future capability on the NPP that will deliver payment initiation for account to account payments.
  • 12:30-13:15
    Networking lunch Hosted by CBA
  • 13:15-14:00
    Can corporates benefit from real-time payments? Panellists will discuss what the benefits of real-time payments are for Corporates, highlighting some specific real-life case studies that are emerging in the market.
  • 14:00-14:30
    How real-time payments are making an impact and what the future might hold Listen to a panel discussion about how real-time payments are impacting different aspects of the market, supporting broader market initiatives such as eInvoicing, and how they have the potential to change how we make payments in the future.
  • 14:30-15:00
    Afternoon tea break
  • 15:00-15:45
    Around the world of real-time payments Travel around the world of real time payments with cameo presentations from a number of overseas markets followed by a panel discussion on what trends are occurring in real-time payments globally.
  • 15:45-16:15
    Case study presentation This presentation will deep dive into a specific case study from one of the world's main real-time payments markets.
  • 16:15-16:45
    Closing session; Perspectives on the real-time journey Join a fireside chat with one of the original founders of the NPP, Philip Chronican, Chairman of NAB.
  • 16:45-16:55
    Summit close Closing remarks from the Summit's MC, Lance Blockley from The Initiatives Group.
  • 17:00
    Networking reception Hosted by Paypa Plane