RegTech Americas: Event Agenda



Registration and networking


Welcome Remarks

Alistair Rennie, General Manager, Watson Financial Services, IBM


Confessions from the C-Suite

Eugene Ludwig, Chief Executive Officer, Promontory Financial Group


Keynote: Why you want Watson on your team

Bridget van Kralingen
, Senior Vice President, Industry Platforms, IBM


New Product Introduction and Demos: Watson Financial Services solutions for RegTech

Alistair Rennie, General Manager, Watson Financial Services, IBM

(with participation from other senior IBM and Promontory executives)


IT Risk and Cybersecurity

Dr. Phyllis Schneck, Managing Director and Global Leader of Cyber Solutions, Promontory Financial Group


Afternoon break and opportunity to network


Client Panel and Q&A: A new era of Confidence in the C-Suite

Exclusive keynote panel featuring senior practitioners that will focus on how cognitive and the new offerings will help them execute their roles with more confidence.

Moderator: Anthony Malakian, US Editor, Waters and WatersTechnology
Joe Lodato, Global Head of Compliance Technology and Surveillance, GUGGENHEIM PARTNERS
Abel Picardi, Managing Director and Chief Compliance Officer, BANK OF CHINA
Chris Vickery, MD, Chief Operations Officer Americas, Global Head of Enterprise Data Management, NOMURA
Jonathan Carroll, MD Enterprise Risk IT, Technology and Operations, BMO


Defining the Challenges and Benefits of AI Implementation in Risk and Compliance

Exclusive: Chartis Research Findings in Partnership with IBM

This talk will focus on outlining and taxonomizing Artificial Intelligence (AI) methods and models, and mapping them to specific risk and compliance challenges. It will also outline the specific challenges and benefits of using AI techniques in these contexts. We will focus on a variety of risk and compliance challenges (including fraud analytics and mitigation strategies, trade surveillance, operational risk analytics and mitigation strategies).

Sidhartha Dash, Research Director, Chartis


Closing remarks

Alistair Rennie, General Manager, Watson Financial Services, IBM


Drinks reception and opportunity to network

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