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Day 1

TUESDAY 11-28-2017

  • Connector.

    8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

    Breakfast
     

  • Connector.

    9:00 AM – 9:15 AM

    WELCOME AND OPENING REMARKS
    Breaking Through in Latin America
     
    Embrace the change. Shift paradigms.
    Gilberto Caldart, President, Mastercard Latin America and Caribbean

  • Connector.

    9:15 AM – 10:15 AM

    Past, Present and Future in Consumer Tech & Payments
     
    Steve Wozniak aka “The Woz,”Computer Scientist and Co-Founder of Apple, Inc.
    Garry Lyons, Chief Innovation Officer, Mastercard

  • Connector.

    10:15 AM – 10:30 AM

    Breakthrough Tech Unveiled
     
    James Anderson,”Group Executive, Digital Payment Products, Mastercard

10:30 AM – 11:00 AM

BREAK & DEMOS

  • Connector.

    11:00 AM – 11:45 AM

    Breaking Through the Minds of the New Consumer
     
    Preparing for the future by predicting changes in technology.
    Amy Webb, Author, Futurist and Founder of The Future Today Institute

  • Connector.

    11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

    The Future is Written in Lines of Code
     
    Coding, automation and how it’s impacting the world.
    Kathryn Parsons, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Decoded

  • Connector.

    12:15 PM – 1:00 PM

    Demystifying the Digital World
     
    Live an artificial intelligence hands-on experience.
    Amadeus Stevenson, Chief Technology Officer, Decoded

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

LUNCH & DEMOS

  • Connector.

    2:00 PM – 4:45 PM

    Breakout Sessions

  • Connector.

    7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

    Cocktail Party
     
    JUANES’ SHOW

Consumers

DAY 1 – TUESDAY 11-28-2017

  • Connector.

    2:00 PM – 2:45 PM

    Understanding the Minds and Wallets of Millennials: Study Insights
     
    Millennials are the largest living generation in the world. Not only that, by 2020, millennials will tie Gen X as the top-earning generation. All eyes are on conquering their minds and wallets. Join us in this session to learn more about what drives them, how they spend and connect to people and brands, and what you can be doing to capture the opportunity they bring in Latin America.

  • Connector.

    2:45 PM – 3:30 PM

    Coming soon
     
     

  • Connector.

    3:30 PM – 4:00 PM

    BREAK
     
     

  • Connector.

    4:00 PM – 4:45 PM

    Prototyping Payment Products for Millennials, Simplified
     
    Product innovation is a structured process, but there is also a trial and error component that needs to take place in order to get better technologies and products in-market faster for Millennials. In this session you’ll find out how Mastercard Labs can become an acceleration engine for product innovation in your world.

Commercial

DAY 1 – TUESDAY 11-28-2017

  • Connector.

    2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

    B2B Payments with Mastercard Procurement: A Unique Platform Integrating Payments, Data and Financing for Supply Chains
     
    B2B payments represent 45% of the total payments opportunity in Latin America. This space has traditionally been under penetrated. In this session you’ll gain more insights into key B2B verticals in Latin America and how those insights are translated into meaningful opportunities that can be addressed via a differentiated ecosystem model.

  • Connector.

    3:30 PM – 4:00 PM

    BREAK
     
     

  • Connector.

    4:00 PM – 4:45 PM

    Coming soon
     
     

Merchants

DAY 1 – TUESDAY 11-28-2017

  • Connector.

    2:00 PM – 2:45 PM

    Key Trends Influencing the Future of Retail & Travel
     
    Economic and technological changes are transforming the way we do commerce. Consumers are increasingly more connected, demanding and expect real value from transactions. Value doesn’t necessarily measure up to price. In this session you’ll get a full immersion into some of these digital trends and learn how they are shifting the commerce ecosystem and are influencing the way merchants operate globally and in Latin America.

  • Connector.

    2:45 PM – 3:30 PM

    Mastercard and the Internet of Things: Linking the Hyper-Connected Consumer with Merchants Across Devices
     
    You might have heard the term of the Internet of Things (IoT) many times. But, what does it really mean and how can the IoT help your business? Join us in this session to hear Mastercard´s perspective on the IoT and learn how brands like Fitbit, Garmin and Chevrolet are bringing IoT to life.

  • Connector.

    3:30 PM – 4:00 PM

    BREAK
     
     

  • Connector.

    4:00 PM – 4:45 PM

    Merchants Redefining the Omni-Channel Customer Journey
     
    To keep up with the modern hyper-connected consumer, merchants across all industries are reinventing themselves in the physical and digital spaces, quicker and more radically than ever before. Come to learn how McDonald’s is adapting to this new reality and using technology to generate a unique experience for its customers.


Acceptance

DAY 1 – TUESDAY 11-28-2017

  • Connector.

    2:00 PM – 2:45 PM

    Winning in an Omni-Channel and Multi-Partner Acceptance World: Global Trends and How to Team Up with Mastercard
     
    Evolution in acquiring is crucial to evolve digital payments as a whole. A big huddle is keeping up with what’s happening in the digital space. Join us to learn about the latest innovations in acquiring around the world and hear Mastercard’s perspective on propelling the growth and evolution of the acquiring business in Latin America.

  • Connector.

    2:45 PM – 3:30 PM

    Insights and Best Practices for Profitable Acquiring Growth in Latin America
     
    Mastercard Advisors’ power resides primarily in providing insights and solutions that drive tangible impact and financial gain to all players in the payments value chain. That is what it does for acquirers in Latin America. In this session, we’ll discuss common themes emerging in acquiring across Latin America and show you what Mastercard Advisors’ power can do for your business.

  • Connector.

    3:30 PM – 4:00 PM

    BREAK
     
     

  • Connector.

    4:00 PM – 4:45 PM

    Conversational Commerce: The Rise of Chatbots
     
    What’s behind conversational commerce? Chatbots or simply super smart conversation simulation programs. Here you’ll learn more about how Mastercard uses chatbots to create s deeper and more compelling and secure digital payments experiences.


Safety & Security

DAY 1 – TUESDAY 11-28-2017

  • Connector.

    2:00 PM – 2:45 PM

    Coming soon

  • Connector.

    2:45 PM – 3:30 PM

    Coming soon

  • Connector.

    3:30 PM – 4:00 PM

    BREAK

  • Connector.

    4:00 PM – 4:45 PM

    Coming soon


Day 2

WEDNESDAY 11-29-2017

  • Connector.

    7:30 AM – 8:30 AM

    Breakfast
     

  • Connector.

    8:30 AM – 8:45 AM

    WELCOME AND OPENING REMARKS
     
    Ana Ferrell, SVP, Marketing & Communications, Mastercard Latin America and Caribbean

  • Connector.

    8:45 AM – 9:30 AM

    KEYNOTE
    The New Normal
     
    Surviving today’s rapidly changing global economy.
    Frits van Paasschen, Author of The Disruptors’ Feast

  • Connector.

    9:30 AM – 10:00 AM

    Nailing it in Retail
     
    What’s shaking retail at its core.
    David Bell, Award-Winning Researcher, Professor at the Wharton School, and Author of “Location Is (Still) Everything”

  • Connector.

    10:00 AM – 10:40 AM

    Smarter Cities, Better Economies
     
    The role payments play in the disruptive environment we live in today.
    Michael Miebach, Chief Product Officer, Mastercard

10:40 AM – 11:10 AM

BREAK & DEMOS

  • Connector.

    11:10 AM – 12:00 PM

    TECH TALK: Hyper Connected Cities, Homes and Lives
     
    On-Demand Economy
    Simon Borrero, CEO and Founder, Rappi
     
    Smart Homes
     Speaker to be confirmed
     
    World-Changing Tech
     Speaker to be confirmed
     

  • Connector.

    12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

    The New Disruptors: Start Path Program
     
    Meet a new wave of startups that are shifting paradigms in technology.

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

LUNCH & DEMOS

  • Connector.

    2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

    Breakout Sessions

  • Connector.

    6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

    Closing Party
    Experiential Activation

Consumers

DAY 2 – WEDNESDAY 11-29-2017

  • Connector.

    2:00 PM – 2:45 PM

    Segment Insights: Conquering More Wallet Space of Consumers at the Top of the Pyramid
     
    Spend from consumers at the top of the pyramid continues to be extremely valuable and profitable to all players in the payments value chain. At the same time, segment consumers’ needs and lifestyle are rapidly evolving and only the brands that create products that adjust to those needs will win. Join us to learn about powerful insights Mastercard has uncovered that can help you conquer more wallet space and relevance in the segment.

  • Connector.

    2:45 PM – 3:30 PM

    Using Tech and Innovation as the Backbone for More Personalized Service for Affluent Consumers
     
    Personalized service through Artificial Intelligence (AI) and predictive analytics to anticipate needs is the name of the game. In this session you’ll hear how TEN, a travel and lifestyle concierge services and loyalty solutions provider, uses technology to power travel platforms and help brands connect on a deeper level with their Affluent consumer-base.

Commercial

DAY 2 – WEDNESDAY 11-29-20

  • Connector.

    2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

    Harnessing Trade for Growth: Enabling SMEs to Enter Global Commerce
     
    The Internet has dropped the borders for cross border trade. But the big question is, can SMEs keep up? During this roundtable session, NGOs, fintechs and trade associations will discuss how to unlock SMEs’ potential and build an agenda to be taken to regulators and governments in Latin America to address the key challenges for SMEs.

Merchants

DAY 2 – WEDNESDAY 11-29-20

  • Connector.

    2:00 PM – 2:45 PM

    Mastercard Labs: Helping your Business Innovate and Create Digital Solutions to Consumer-Centric Problems
     
    The unavoidable force of the digital transformation is shaking companies at their core. Many of their practices are transforming to adjust to a new normal. Mastercard Labs, Mastercard’s global Research & Development arm, is now partnering with merchants to help them find innovative digital solutions to tackle these challenges. Join us to learn how they do it, with case studies, and how you can benefit from this resource in your own business.

  • Connector.

    2:45 PM – 3:30 PM

    Breaking the Mold and Driving Success: Best Partnership Stories around Innovation
     
    Learn how companies like Netflix, Starbucks, McDonald’s and many more utilize Applied Payments Technology (APT) to propel business growth.


Acceptance

DAY 2 – WEDNESDAY 11-29-20

  • Connector.

    2:00 PM – 2:45 PM

    Knowing and Recognizing your Customer
     
    Engaging in the digital space in commerce offers many advantages, and one of the most important ones is an increased ability to boost convenience of use of payment technologies while arming transactions with the tightest security shields in the market. In this session you’ll find out what the latest technologies for convenient secure transactions you can be making use of today and how key players in the industry have put them into practice.

  • Connector.

    2:45 PM – 3:30 PM

    Smart Cities and Transit: Growing the Acceptance Footprint in Latin America
     
    Making cities smarter and more efficient by enhancing their transit infrastructure with digital payments is a priority across Latin America. The benefits are endless for all of those involved, citizens, governments, the private sector and the cities’ economies. Here we’ll discuss what it takes to move faster on this front and how Mastercard has helped cities across the world leapfrog barriers and get them where they need to be.