FULL PROGRAM

 

JUNE 19, 2018

PRE-CONFERENCE: Workshop (for registrants only)
09:00 – 16:00  –  Salle des marchés, UQAR

 

Processus intelligents en assurance –principes et exemples

Dr Hafedh Mili, Département d’informatique, Université du Québec à Montréal

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JUNE 20, 2018

REGISTRATION
07:30 – 17:00  –  ATRIUM

 

WELCOME ADDRESS
08:15 – 8:45  –  AUDITORIUM

 

GUEST SPEAKER
08:45 – 9:45  –  AUDITORIUM

 

Blockchain Nuances: Lessons from Fintech use-cases

Dr. Jeremy Clark, Professor at the Concordia Institute for Information Systems Engineering

 

COFFEE BREAK
09:40 – 10:00

 

SESSION 1:    FINTECH’S RESEACH, IMPACT AND LANDSCAPE
10:00 – 11:20  –  Location TBA

Session Chair: Saint-Yves Durand Samuel, Université de Québec à Rimouski

 

The Fintech Vendor Landscape – Context and Changing Relationships

Gilles Ubaghs (Aite Group, Canada)

Fintech Research: What Have we Learned and What Do We Need to Know?

Hamid Nach, Rachid Ghilal (Université de Québec à Rimouski, Canada)

The Diffusion of FinTech Innovations and Impacts

Bernadett Deák, Denis J. Garand (Université Laval, Canada)

 

SESSION 2:    CRYPTOCURRENCIES
10:00 – 11:20  –  Location TBA

Session Chair: Hamed Motaghi, Université de Québec en Outaouais.

 

Cryptocurrency and the news: Is Bitcoin antifragile or just robust?

Olivier Habimana, (Jönköping University, Sweden)

An exploratory study of cryptocurrencies usage in current exchanges

Joanie Arsenault, Myriam Ertz (Université du Québec à Chicoutimi, Canada)

A New “Gold Rush”: Success Determinants of Initial Coin Offerings

Ryan Amsden (McGill University, Canada), Denis Schweizer (Concordia University, Canada)

 

GUEST SPEAKER
11:20 – 12:00  –  AUDITORIUM

 

L'assurance de dommages à l'ère du numérique au Québec

Vice President Communications & Partner Relations, CEFRIO

 

LUNCH
12:00 – 13:00  –  ATRIUM

 

GUEST SPEAKER
13:00 – 13:50  –  AUDITORIUM

 

FinTech Innovation: Order, Reorder and Disorder: On the Trail to a New Financial Services Narrative

Dr. Dimitrios Salampasis  Lecturer of Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Swinburne Business School

 

PANEL 1
14:00 – 15:20  –  Location TBA

 

Gen Y & Z, FinTech and evolution of the financial and insurance ecosystems

Denis J. Garand, (Université Laval, Canada)
Sehl Mellouli (Université Laval, Canada)
Bernadett Deák (Université Laval, Canada)
Asher Fredricks (Université Laval, Canada)
Yasmina Maouche (Université Laval, Canada)

 

SESSION 3:    BLOCKCHAIN
14:00 – 15:20  –  Location TBA

Session Chair: Hamid Nach, Université de Québec à Rimouski

 

Blockchain - Du mythe à la réalité

Jose Angel Franco (Innovation Lab, La Banque Nationale, Canada)

The potential of blockchain

Mario Malouin (Université du Québec en Outaouais, Canada)

The Blockchain, Plums and Lemons

Benedikt Notheisen (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany)

 

COFFEE BREAK
15:20 – 15:40

 

PANEL 2
15:40 – 17:00  –  AUDITORIUM

Fintech Disruption

Mélissa Perreault, Avocate
Julien Brault, CEO, HardBacon
Eytan Bensoussan, CEO, NorthOne
Frederick Lavoie, COO, Flinks
Phil Barrat, CEO Mylo

 

SESSION 4:    DIGITAL BANKING AND REGULATION
15:40 – 17:00  –  Location TBA

Session Chair: Rachid Ghilal, Université de Québec à Rimouski

 

Reintermediation in FinTech: Evidence from Online Lending

Tetyana Balyuk (Emory University, USA), Sergei Davydenko (University of Toronto, Canada)

Digital Banking and Beyond

Laarabi Mohamed (Mohammadia School of Engineers, Morocco)

Le rôle de l’Autorité des marchés financiers dans un contexte d’innovation

 Hélène Samson, Director, Prudential Oversight of Financial Institutions, (AMF, Canada)

Why data analytics isn’t working for money laundering detection

David Skillicorn, Christian Leuprecht (Queen’s University, Canada)


SOCIAL EVENT @ DESJARDINS
17:30 – 20:00

 


 

JUNE 21, 2018

 

REGISTRATION
07:30 – 12:00  –  ATRIUM

 

INTERVIEW +  PANEL 3
8:15 – 9:35  –  AUDITORIUM

 

Interview

Denis Dubois, PVP, Insurance, Desjardins

Insurtech and the Future of Insurance

Denis Dubois, PVP, Insurance, Desjardins
Jean-Sébastien Guy, VP Sales, marketing and Partnerhips
Scott Loong, CEO, Cofounder, Covera AI
Xavier Freeman, CEO, Cofounder, Allset
Vincent Gauthier, Founder, Catallaxy
Francis Nadeau, CEO, Cofounder, HydraLab & Cofounder, Blockchain Hub Québec

 

SESSION 5:    ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, INNOVATION AND SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT
08:15 – 09:35  –  Location TBA

Session Chair: Anissa Frini, Université de Québec à Rimouski

 

Le Lab d’Innovation, Acteur de la Transformation

Olivier Berrod (Innovation Lab, La Banque Nationale, Canada)

Vers l'intelligence collective augmentée.

Elier Delgado (Innovation Lab, La Banque Nationale, Canada)

Quality-aware and economics-driven DevOps processes for financial software services

Marios Fokaefs (École Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada)

 

COFFEE BREAK
09:35 – 09:50

 

PANEL 4
09:50 – 11:10  –  Location TBA

 

Fintechs : les premières réponses du droit

Ivan Tchotourian, (Université Laval, Canada),
Marc Lacoursière (Université Laval, Canada),
Charlaine Bouchard (Université Laval, Canada)

 

SESSION 6:    DECENTRALIZED MARKETS ANALYSIS
09:50 – 11:10  –  Location TBA

Session Chair: Said Echchakoui, Université de Québec à Rimouski

 

Trading Stocks on Blocks: The Quality of Decentralized Markets

Benedikt Notheisen (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany)

Bitcoin and the Kimchi premium

Kyoung Jin Choi, Alfred Lehar, Ryan Stauffer (University of Calgary, Canada)

On the sources of Systemic Risk in Cryptocurrency

Percy Venegas (Economy Monitor, Costa Rica)

 

GUEST SPEAKER
11:15 – 12:00  –  AUDITORIUM

 

Le numérique : pour les membres et les clients d’abord

Chadi Habib, VP, IT, Desjardins 

 

LUNCH
12:00 – 13:00  –  ATRIUM

 

GUEST SPEAKER
13:00 – 13:45  –  AUDITORIUM

 

How Quebec launched into a world-class Fintech Ecosystem

 Jan Christopher Arp, Fintech Evangelist 

 

SESSION 7:    DISRUPTION, FINANCIAL INCLUSION AND DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES
13:50 – 15:30  –  Location TBA

Session Chair: Mirela Pirlea,

A Model for Financial Inclusion Using Fintech in Egypt

 Aliaa Bassiouny, Sherif Kamel, Eskandar Tooma (The American University in Cairo, Egypt)

Le Big Data dans le domaine de l'inclusion financière : risques et potentialités

Marie Langevin (Université de Québec à Montréal, Canada)

Les Fintech au Maroc, entre les ambitions du secteur bancaire et financier et les freins de la transformation digitale de la société

Youssef Bentaleb (Université Ibn Tofail Kénitra, Maroc)

Understanding Managers' Perception of Disruptive Technology in the Banking Market

Leandro Feitosa Jorge, (DBA student), Elaine Mosconi, (University of Sherbrook, Canada)

 

SESSION 8:    TECHNOLOGY AND FINANCIAL SERVICES
13:50 – 15:30  –  Location TBA

Session Chair: Jalal El-Fadil, Université de Québec à Rimouski

Analysing Stock Market Returns and Twitter Sentiments of Investors

Divya Gakhar (Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, India)

Spécification des exigences des tâches cognitives pour la gestion de portefeuille

Martina Hantaniaina, Alexandre MOÏSE (University de Sherbrook, Canada)

Responses to an Anticipated Increase in Cash on Hand: Evidence from Term Loan Repayments

Philippe d’Astous (HEC Montréal, Canada)

 

COFFEE BREAK
15:30 – 15:50

 

GUEST SPEAKER
15:50 – 16:35  –  AUDITORIUM

 

Les données financières: de la matière première à la valeur ajoutée

Frederick Lavoie, Chief Operations Officer at Flinks  

Closing speech
16:40 – 17:00