New Products & Fintech for Payments & Fraud - Fintech Connect Australia

Date: 13 Feb 2020    Location: Sydney, Australia    Delegates: 30+

Photo: A previous Ai Events Session being led by Lance Blockley of the host, Initiatives Group

Overview:  The Fintech revolution is now starting to deliver both for investors, but aslo for merchants and consumers.  This session aims to help airlines and travel-related companies, as well as the Fintech companies that support the complex travel payments ecosystem, get an up close and detailed insight into the latest fintech developments. We'll be examining developments with potential to not only to disrupt the market place, but also deliver significant cost savings for merchants.

This afternoon session is designed to help you understand what is already being delivered, as well as what might be coming next! Registration is free-of-charge, but places are limited.

Register now free-of-charge to secure your spot. Note: Seats are limited.


Registration & Check-in

The State of Fintech in Australia and Beyond:  The significance for airlines & travel merchants
Lance Blockley, Director, The Initiatives Group

The Latest Fintech Pitches:  What they are and how they can benefit consumers & merchants!
 Chris Haylock, Digital Payments Disruptor, Azupay
 Kurt Knackstedt, Chief Executive Officer, Troovo

...other pitching company to be announced

If you have a disruptive Fintech product that you'd like to share as part of this session, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Coffee Break & Networking

Panel Session: Ask the Experts - Is Fintech just hype or can it really deliver? 
• Lance Blockley, Director, The Initiatives Group

• David McLellan, Director, Agitur Capital
....others to be announced


Photo: Offices of The the Initiatives Group, Sydney

Offices of The Initiatives  Group
Level 4
151 Castlereagh Street
New South Wales, Australia

For a link to Google Maps to find the venue please click here

Photo: A previous Ai "Ask the Experts" panel 

The Airline and Travel Industry has an extremely complex landscape when it comes to how customers can pay for their services. But the complexity of B2B payments goes off the scale in terms of payouts to both customers and vendors in multiple countries and currencies. This session took place in Sydney on the afternoon of November 18th and had three excellent presentations which are are able to share with you. Scroll down to see them.

If these topics are of interest, please join us for a Fintech and Payments/Fraud distruption session on the afternoon of Thursday the 13th of February 2020 in Sydney. We are also running the Airline & Travel Payments Summit B2B Payouts Powwow on the 27th of February.  More details here


► The Issues & Challenges in Payouts
 Kristofer Rogers, CEO, Split Payments

► Can Big Data & AI help manage complexity and reduce payout & fraud costs?
 Ata Gokyildirim, General Manager APAC, Forter

► Dealing and Managing the Fraud Risk for Payouts
• Gregor Lochtie, Director Commercial Payment Solutions, Mastercard