Achieving the Promise

Faster payments, interoperability, open banking, ISO 20022 and more. We’ve talked about them. We’ve seen several of these initiatives rolled out while some have steps in place to get us to the end goal. At this year’s BAFT Global Payments Conference, we’ll discuss many of these initiatives, from key learnings to its effects on correspondent banking and anticipated next steps.

Featured Speaker
  • Thursday, July 11
  • Colleen Taylor
  • Executive Vice President
  • MasterCard
  • What’s New?
  • Additional Day for Networking and Education – we’ve added the afternoon of Wednesday, July 10 for additional time to network plus learn about various payments solutions in one convenient location
  • Innovation Showcase – we’re gathering players in different payments areas, from Open Banking to AR Solutions to Reporting and Regulatory Technology to showcase their solutions
  • Payments Talk – we’re bringing a TED style talk to the event with thought provoking topics from inspirational speakers
  • What Prior Attendees Have Said About the Payments Conference
    “Balanced agenda across different topics facing the payments industry today presented from diverse perspectives - banks, non-bank fintechs, regulators, market infrastructures. Good networking opportunities.”
    “The topics covered were very interesting and relevant to what's currently going on in the payments and financial services marketplace.”
    “Great content that is relevant to today's payment landscape. Great speakers with an element of fun in their presentations - good stage presence. Great networking opportunities with a good mix of attendees.”
    “This year's BAFT payment symposium is the best I had so far! Topics and speakers well selected! Very informative and relevant!”
  • Hotel Information
  • New York Marriott Downtown
  • 85 West Street at Albany Street
  • New York, NY 10005
  • Phone | +1 212 385-4900
    Book your hotel online or call the number above by June 24, 2019 to avail of the special block of rooms reserved for conference attendees. Please mention “BAFT Global Payments Conference” to receive the special rate. *Confirm all deposit and cancellation information directly with hotel when making your reservation.
  • Register Today to the Global Payments Conference!
    Two ways to register
  • Do you have a BAFT Account? Register online by clicking the button below.
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    CategoryEarly Bird
    through May 31
    After May 31
    Group Rate Special

    BAFT members receive USD$100 discount off each member registration of 5 or more, received from the same institution at the same time. Please contact to receive your special group rate form. Non-members and discounted registration, including speakers, sponsors, planning committee, do not qualify for the group rate.