8 September 2016 (Day 1 held in English)
9:00 – 10:00 Coffee and registration
10:00 – 10:30 Opening:
prof. dr hab. Alojzy Z. Nowak, Dean of the Faculty of Management, University of Warsaw
prof. dr hab. Jerzy Żyżyński, Member of the Monetary Policy Council, Narodowy Bank Polski
dr Jakub Górka, Chairman of the Organising Committee
10:30 – 11:20 Session I presentations:

A Market for Payments: Payment Choice in the 21st Century Digital Economy
prof. dr Jürgen Bott, University of Applied Sciences in Kaiserslautern, Germany

Has the PSD2 already changed the Payments Market in Poland?
Maciej Biniek, Board Member at PayU Polska, Managing Director at PayU Group Europe

IBANs or IPANs? Creating a Level Playing Field between Bank and Non-Bank Payment Service Providers
dr Jakub Górka, Faculty of Management, University of Warsaw

11:20 – 11:50 Coffee break
11:50 – 13:30 Session I plenary discussion “What is driving change in the European payments domain?”

(different issues to be discussed, including those from the earlier presentations)

Panel speakers:

Maciej Biniek, Board Member at PayU Polska, Managing Director at PayU Group Europe

Paweł Mes, CEO and Founder, One Money Mail T/As Sami Swoi

dr Udo Milkau, Head of Strategy and Market Development for Transaction Banking at DZ BANK, Germany

Janusz Diemko, CEO Polskie e-Płatności (PeP acquirer), Hedgehog Angel Fund

Paweł Bułgaryn, Chief Specialist, Payment Systems and Services Unit Coordinator, Polish Ministry of Finance

Iñigo Moré, Research Centre Remesas, PSMEG Member at the European Commission

Chairman: prof. dr Malte Krueger, University of Applied Sciences in Aschaffenburg and PaySys Consultancy, Germany

13:30 – 14:30 Lunch
14:30 – 17:30

(with a coffee break 16.00-16.20)

Session II devoted to subjects discussed in the book

Could ‘Nudges’ Steer Us Towards a Less-Cash Society?
prof. dr Leo Van Hove, Professor of Economics at the Vrije Universiteit Brus­­sel (Free University of Brussels)

Decentralised Blockchained and Centralised Real-Time Payment Ledgers: Development Trends and Basic Requirements
Harry Leinonen, Independent Expert, former Financial Counsellor in the Financial Markets Department at the Finish Ministry of Finance

Regulating Interchange Fees for Card Payments
dr Nicole Jonker, Senior Economist at the Nederlandsche Bank (the Dutch central bank), Retail Payment Systems Policy Department

Cash Holdings in Germany and the Demand for “German” Banknotes: What Role is there for Cashless Payments?
prof. dr Franz Seitz, Professor of Economics, Monetary Policy and Financial Markets at Weiden Technical University of Applied Sciences, Germany

Mobile Payments: The Second Wave
prof. dr Malte Krueger, Professor of Economics at the University of Applied Sciences in Aschaffenburg (Germany) and PaySys Consultancy

Chair: dr Joanna Stavins, Senior Economist and Policy Advisor at Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

20:00 – Conference dinner for invited guests (separate invitation and registration)


9 September 2016 (Day 2 held in Polish)
9:30 – 10:00 Coffee and registration
10:00 – 12:00 Session III „Digital Poland and the Digital Single Market in Europe – implications for the payments industry” (session in Polish)

Panel speakers:

Paweł Jaroszek, Board Member, Zakład Ubezpieczeń Społecznych (Social Insurance Institution in Poland)

Adam Tochmański, Director of the Payment System Department at Narodowy Bank Polski (the Polish central bank)

prof. dr hab. Janina Harasim, Professor at the Faculty of Banking and Financial Markets and Vice-Rector for Science, Research and Academic Staff Development at the University of Economics in Katowice

Grzegorz Długosz, CEO, Polski Standard Płatności (Polish Payment Standard, operator of the BLIK system)

Aleksander Naganowski, Head of Business Development Poland, MasterCard

Adrian Kurowski, Country Manager Poland, Visa Europe

Chairman: Zbigniew Derdziuk, Advisor to the Management Board, mBank

12:00 – 12:10 Closing remarks
12:10 – Farewell lunch