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Temenos Regional Forum 2022: Philippines

Shangri-La The Fort | 25th August 2022 

2:00pm – 6:30pm

The Temenos Regional Forum 2022: Philippines brings together 80+ of the country’s top banking professionals to discuss the future of banking, recent trends in the market, and what makes Temenos everyone’s banking platform. 

On the back of a highly successful TCF 2022, we are bringing the best bits to vibrant Manila. 


2:00 – 2:05 pm

Opening address:
Nikhil Gujral, ASEAN Region Lead, Temenos

2:05 – 2:25 pm

  • How open banking is empowering emerging banking business models and how its changing banking in Philippines.
  • Reshaping banking digitally with embedded finance and key opportunities for Filipino Banks.
  • Composable banking – What it is, what it offers Filipino banks, and how it can be a competitive advantage for Banking in 2030.

Craig Bennett, Managing Director APAC, Temenos

2:25 – 2:45 pm

  • State of the financial services landscape as Philippines turns the page into a digital banking era.
  • Key global, national, and regional economic trends on the financial services landscape in Philippines.
  • How banks should embrace next-generation customer experiences and decentralized finance in the light of global economic headwinds.

Zennon Kapron, Founder and Director, Kapronasia

2:45 – 3:15 pm

  • Cloud banking strategies are complex. Learn the lessons from the last decade of cloud core banking and find out what it takes to successfully (re)build a bank in the cloud. How can a shift to SaaS signal your final upgrade?

Kingshuk Mallick, Regional Director, Temenos Banking Cloud

Abid Zaidi, Chief Marketing & Operations Officer, Microsoft Philippines
Ma Maxima Ventura, Country Manager, Philippines, Red Hat
Charles Shum, Senior Business Solution Consultant, Temenos
John Howard Medina, Chief Operating Officer, Philippines Bank of Communications

3:15 – 4:00 pm

  • Philippines emerging from the pandemic and the market forces supporting the rise of digital banking.
  • Why ecosystems-first banks of tomorrow are achieving breakneck growth globally, and why they have been successful.
  • How are Challenger banks deepening engagements with consumers and Islamic SMEs through digital-first models and collaborative banking.

Charles Shum, Senior Business Solutions Consultant, Temenos

Paolo Eugenio J Baltao, Senior Vice President, Philippine National Bank (PNB)
Maria Lourdes “Long” (Solis) Pineda, Country President Philippines, Tonik
Lester Cruz, Head of Liabilities – Products & Partnerships, UNO Digital Bank

4:15 – 4:35 pm

  • State of Wealth Management: Key opportunities and challenges faced by wealth managers in today’s digital era.
  • Reimagining wealth management for today’s Millennials, and how technology can provided the needed competitive advantage.
  • Composable banking for today’s Wealth Manager.

Eric Mellor, Wealth Management Specialist APAC-MEA, Temenos

4:35 – 4:50 pm

Navin Dulani, Regional Head, Banking Products, Tech Mahindra

4:50 – 5:05 pm

Mansoor Baig, Director – Consulting, Cognizant

5:05 – 5:25 pm

  • Compelling market and business drivers disrupting the payments paradigm in the Philippines.
  • Elevating the payment processing capabilities of Philippines banking branch networks.
  • Composable banking for today’s Wealth Manager.

Rishi Sarin, Business Solutions Group Manager, ASEAN and ISUB

5:25 – 5:50 pm

  • Digital lending, how it transforms the business dynamics for traditional lenders and the key opportunities for banks.
  • The Filipino market dynamics and how digital lending could evolve with shifts in consumer preferences.
  • Technology’s role in providing the platform for digital lending and new business models in Philippines.

Frederico Venturieri, Senior Director, Temenos

5:50 – 6:30 pm


Shangri-La The Fort, 30th Street corner 5th Avenue Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City, Philippines

Theme: Everyone’s Banking Platform 

Banking doesn’t just have to happen in a bank anymore, it can happen anywhere. Open and collaborative business models like BaaS are transforming banking. Life is coming to banking, and banking is coming to life. 

The future of banking has no borders or boundaries, and with our open, cloud-native platform, will create endless opportunities, for everyone. 

And after two years of remote working, you can finally meet our team, our partners and fintech all-stars to see for yourself innovation in action. Network with your peers and have those key conversations that no amount of Zoom calls can replicate. 

Discover how our Temenos ecosystem can help you engage customers, grow market share, and scale your operations. 

This is Everyone’s Banking Platform. 

 For more information about our recently concluded TCF 2022 in London, click here.  

Registrations are closed

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