Mastercard Virtual Cyber & Risk Summit

Join us LIVE as we discuss the current and future state
of cybersecurity in today's hyper-digital environment.

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Register now for our first-ever complimentary virtual summit on the key themes defining the cyber, security and economic crime landscape. Join us for live sessions, expert Q&As and on-demand video content.

Why You Should Attend

Latest Trends:

Hear from a variety of industry leaders on key topics facing the world of payments security and economic crime

Network with Peers:

Engage in live forums to hear how your peers are tackling key challenges

Immersive Experience

Stay informed and be inspired with different main stage presenters, break outs and forums

Keynote Speakers

Full Agenda


Experience Center

Additional Information

Welcome Message

Michael Miebach, President, Mastercard

9:30AM - 10:00AM

Network in the Experience Center

10:00AM - 10:05AM

Opening Address
Speaker: Ajay Bhalla, President, Cybersecurity & Intelligence Solutions, Mastercard

10:05AM - 10:35AM

Disruptors, Innovators and Securing the IoT
Join the Mastercard Collective, a group of industry influencers, who will discuss the future of cybersecurity.

Speakers: Dr. Jessica Barker, Co-Founder and co-CEO of Cygenta, Sherri Davidoff, Co-founder of LMG Security, Bob Carver, Senior Security Analyst at Verizon Wireless Moderator: Ryan Patel, Board Member for the Drucker School of Management

10:35AM - 11:00AM

Businesses Under Siege: The Latest Fraud Trends & Impacts
Customers will share information on emerging fraud threats. The session will provide detail on COVID-19 fraud risks and the steps companies can take to mitigate the risk.

Speakers: Don McNelly, Vice President, Fraud Risk & Payments, Western Union; Carolina Reddy, Head: Business Risk and Cybercrime, Group Card & Emerging Payments, Standard Bank of South Africa; Kurt Schaeffer, EVP, Operations, Global Payments Inc.; Moderator – Claire Le Gal, SVP, Fraud Intelligence & Strategy

11:05AM - 11:30AM

Revolutionizing Fraud Detection: Connected Intelligence Meets CARTA
Learn about Gartner’s CARTA approach to safeguarding the entire consumer journey. We’ll discuss how Mastercard’s Connected Intelligence strategy uses multi-layered security across thousands of data-based decision points throughout authentication, authorization, and dispute resolution.

Speakers: Johan Gerber, EVP, Cyber & Security Products, Akif Khan, Ph.D., Senior Director, Gartner Research

11:35AM - 12:00PM

Power Talk: The Value of Digital Receipts
False claims are a significant – and growing – headache for all stakeholders in the payments ecosystem. One of the most common causes: Transaction confusion. But, what if this hugely expensive problem could be tackled by solutions that simultaneously eliminate transaction confusion and increase the time cardholders spend with their digital banking applications? Enter digital receipts.

Speakers: Keith Briscoe, Chief Marketing & Product Officer, Ethoca; Julie Conroy, Research Director, Aite Group

12:00PM - 12:30PM

Network in the Experience Center

12:35PM - 1:00PM

Connected Intelligence in Practice: Bridging Authorization and Authentication
Mastercard discusses recent efforts to partner with key issuers in order to help maximize portfolio performance and recognize the benefits of full authentication.

Speakers: Iain Young, SVP, Strategy & Optimization, Seckin Yilgoren, SVP, Product Management, Kerry Thomas, Vice President, Product Development

1:05PM - 1:30PM

Protecting Trust across New Frontiers:  Expanding Security throughout an Evolving Ecosystem
Mastercard discusses what it means to protect our stakeholders’ trust against cyber, digital and economic threats amidst the rapid evolution of the payments ecosystem. We’ll hear more from a panel of experts about some ways we are putting our strategy into action to help financial institutions and merchants flourish during these times of unprecedented change.

Speakers:  Sandy Condellire, SVP, Security & Decision Products, Jess Turner, EVP, North America Products and Innovation, Moderator: Johan Gerber, EVP, Security & Cyber Innovation Solutions

1:30PM - 2:00PM

Network in the Experience Center

2:00PM - 2:25PM

Harnessing the Power of AI
Artificial Intelligence – it’s a term we have all heard but to most, AI is complex and how it can be applied is understood by only a few. This session will help define what AI is and how we can harness this new technology to transform business. Learn how Mastercard is integrating AI not only into its products and solutions but its overall business strategy and how they can help start your journey to using AI.

Speakers: Sudhir Jha, Head of Brighterion; Karen Webster, CEO, Market Platform Dynamics

2:30PM - 2:45PM

Combating Economic Crime: Uncovering Fraud and Money Laundering
In 2018, the World Economic Forum valued financial crime as a trillion dollar industry with devastating effects on both society and the economy. The need to effectively protect against financial crime is imperative to business globally. Learn more about this global phenomenon and why Mastercard has teams in place to help battle this fraud.

Speaker: David Rich, EVP, Vocalink Services & Analytics

2:50PM -3:15PM

Cyber Futures
Speakers: Paul Trueman, SVP, Product Advancement, David Shrier, Esme Learning

3:15PM - 4:00PM


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Join us June 17th for our first virtual
Cyber & Risk Summit

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