2021 CPPO Symposium

2021 CPPO Symposium 

Online virtual event

Date: June 9, 2021

The fourth annual CPPO Symposium is the premier event for the prepaid technology industry, fueling the transformation to digital banking in Canada. Attended by leaders in fintech, banking, payments and government, the Symposium is ideal for learning about the $5 billion Canadian prepaid technology industry.

Featured speakers and highlights include:

  • Fireside chat with the CPPO and Greg Feller, President of Mogo. One of Canada’s first challenger banks will talk about its expansion south of the border and pioneering a new crypto offering.
  • Shawna Miller, Vice President, Head of Marketing and Communications at Mastercard will share new research on Gen Z and how the youngest consumers have reacted to the pandemic.
  • People’s Trust’s VP Digital Enablement and Issuing and CPPO Board Chair Karen Budahazy leads a panel discussion with Ceridian and Marqeta on the implications of a post COVID environment on prepaid issuers and the new opportunities and use cases it presents.
  • Fireside chat with Bonny Murray, Partner at Blakes, Cassels and Graydon and Department of Finance.
  • A look at how embedded finance allows non-financial brands to offer financial services with Netspend, Paypal, Shopify and Mastercard.
  • A deep dive into updated AML regulations for prepaid cards that come into effect July 2021 with Jacqueline Shinfield, Partner Blakes and CPPO Legal Advisor and Tammy Maheral, Senior Compliance Officer, Relationship Management, FINTRAC
  • Finavator's CEO and Founder, Michelle Beyo talks innovations in prepaid with Aya Payments, KABN and Treasure Financial.
  • The Canadian Prepaid Ecosystem Report and Heatmap presented by Fintech Growth Syndicate.