About the event

Dear Sirs!

Company BUSINESS-FORMAT invites you to take part in the annual International Forum in the sphere of payments and payment innovations PAYINN FEST. ALL ABOUT PAYMENTS to be held on June 3, 2021 in Kiev (Ukraine).


Forum 2021 should visit: Top managers and executives responsible for the sphere of payments and payment technology, the card business, integrators, service providers, mobile and postal operators, representatives of trade and service networks, e-commerce, money transfer systems, as well as all those interested in the Forum.

Briefly about the event. The payment industry is already one of the most dynamic sectors in the financial services sphere and it continues to grow, fueled by technological and operational innovation from banks, payment scope players and FinTech. The future of payments requires cooperation between the payment brands, networks, financial institutions, retailers, processors, suppliers, mobile wallets and technologists. Our Forum – is a marketplace, where all the payment solutions are represented at one platform. The unique industry platform created for a variety of organizations that are innovating to offer benefits with the new solutions and services and use these suggestions to meet the needs of their business and interact with their customers.


  1. Trend setting event. At the beginning of the year it is important for every business to meet with their partners and customers and to “benchmark” to understand which direction to go for the maximum acceleration in the development of new products and technologies.
  2. International experience. The main difference and advantage of our Forums is the opportunity of international experience with their colleagues from the CIS countries and Eastern Europe. Among our speakers, partners and participants, you always meet your colleagues from different countries and learn about best practices in the development of payment technologies
  3. Warm atmosphere and communication with like-minded people. At the head of each project is always a customer, and we make every effort to ensure that our client get the maximum benefit from participation in the Forum, which will eventually lead to professional growth, new contracts and business development!

We hope that you and your colleagues will find the opportunity to participate in the Forum!

Contact the Organizer. «Business-Format» call center +38 (056) 375-72-80 (81,82,03)  

Respectfully Yours,

Forum organizers





June 3, 2021, Kiev, Ukraine


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 09.00 – 09.30 – Registration in the Meeting room.

9.30- Opening speech by Platinum Partner



Moderator: Irina Blinova, Senior Manager, Head of PWC Academy PwC Ukraine 

Participants of  the discussion

• Andriy Dligach, Doctor of Economics, General Director of the Advanter Group, Member of the Board of the Institute of Digital Transformation, SingularityU Kyiv, Professor of KSE

• Elena Sosedka, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Concord Bank

• Andrey Blinov, Coordinator of the Expert Platform of the NBU

• Irina Chernyshova, Founder / CEO of Changeimpuls, Chairman of the Board of ACMP Ukraine

Nikita Bobnev, CEO “SYSTEM”

Questions to discuss:

• New paradigm of managerial thinking. How can we turn this change into an era of new opportunities?

• Change management. Adaptation to “new normal”. What are the success and failure factors when innovating in an organization?

• Behavioral trends in the Digital world. How to win the customer’s heart?

• How to become “antifragile” and create conditions for business development in the current realities?

10.15-11.35- VISION SESSION:

“Future of payment technologies market. Trends 2030 “


The hottest tendencies in the field of the European payment innovations

Online speaker: Denis Filipov, Head of the Payment Systems Policy Department of the Bank of Latvia



Harmonization of payment rules in the EU and Ukraine: successes, failures and prospects

Speaker: Oleksiy Shaban, Deputy Head of the National Bank of Ukraine



Changes in legislation. Steps for payment ecosystem development

Speaker: Galina Kheilo, President UAPS


PCI DSS v4.0 – what’s new and what to expect?

Speaker: Bogdan Bondar, Business Development Manager “ADVANTIO”

11.35-12.00- Coffee & networking

 12.00 – 13.00 –CASE STUDY SESSION:



Open API based Convenient payment service from OTP Bank and City 24

Speaker: Oleg Klimenko, Member of the Management Board of OTP BANK JSC (Ukraine)


Speaker Andrew Begunov, CIO Bank PUMB


Retail and payments. Successful cases of implementation of payment technologies

Speaker: Alexander Lapko, CEO Fintech, Rozetka & EVO (Ukraine)


13.00-14.00- Lunch

14.10 – 15.30 –  LIGHTING TALKS:



Eco-environment: sales of payment products in collaboration with E-com services

Speaker: Alla Petrichenko, Co-founder of Shop-Express 


Transformation and challenges of the E-com market after the pandemic

Co-speakers: Oksana Babenko, Deputy Chairman of the Management Board, Bank “AKB” Concord “, Neighbor Yulia, Member of the Supervisory Board, Bank” AKB “Concord” (Ukraine) 


Growing your business with AI and machine learning services from AWS in today’s world

Co-Speakers: Vladislav Gavrilenko, Architect of the Cloud Services Direction, Alexander Ena, Development Manager of the Cloud Services Direction SOFTPROM (Ukraine) 


Biometric verification of customers – an innovative approach and practical implementation

Speaker  Alexandrd Sabanyuk CEO SECNET EECA


Meeting Challenges – Payment System in real banking environment

Speaker online Jiri Sandanus, Managing Director Crede Experto Prague (Czech Republic)

 15.30 – 16.00 – Coffee & networking

16.00-17.00 – CROSS-DIALOG ONLINE:


Discussion moderator: Anastasia Shevchenko, General Manager and Partner of Lugera Ukraine (ex-Adecco), author of the book “Digital Era”, is in the TOP-50 of the most influential women in Fintech Top managers of the leading banks of the CIS countries have been invited to participate in the discussion.

• Ulugbek Tavakkalov, Deputy Chairman of the Management Board, JSCB ” TENGE bank”, Uzbekistan

Mikhail Rakov, Head of Technology, Payments at First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB) UAE

• Natalya Storina, Deputy Director of the Department of Card Business and Remote Banking Services, Rosselkhozbank (Russia)• Dinara Amanbaeva, Director of the Department for the Development of Direct Sales and Premium Services, Halyk Bank of Kazakhstan JSC

Questions for exchange of experience are suggested:
• International experience in the field of payments. What is most in demand now?

• Which startups and payment technologies to invest in today to gain a market advantage tomorrow?

• What payment products are currently interesting for SMEs?

• Will cash and plastic cards remain, or will digital and crypto-currencies, biometric payment systems and other payment innovations come in their place?

• Top 5 payment trends. How and with what will the consumer pay in 2021, in 2025 or even in 2030?

17.00 – Q&A, closing speech 

The organizers reserve the right to make changes

the Forum program





Alexey Shaban, Deputy Chairman of the Board of the National Bank of Ukraine 

Appointed as Deputy Chairman of the Board of the National Bank of Ukraine from August 7, 2020. In this position, he is responsible for the activities of the Payment Systems and Currency Circulation block, and his sphere of management includes issues of development, regulation of payment and settlement systems, and management of the money circulation system.Alexey Shaban has been working in the banking system of Ukraine for over 25 years. Since February 2020, he has worked as Director of the Department of Payment Systems and Innovative Development of the National Bank of Ukraine.Prior to joining the National Bank, Alexey Shaban worked for over 24 years at PrivatBank. Since 2018, he has been a member of the PrivatBank Management Board for retail business. Since then and before joining the National Bank, Alexey Shaban headed the retail business of PrivatBank and was actively involved in the implementation of new card and payment products, including through remote channels.


Deniss Filipovs, Head of Payment Systems Policy division Bank of Latvia

Since 2015, Deniss is the Head of Payment Systems Policy Division of the Bank of Latvia responsible for oversight and development of payment systems and payment instruments in Latvia. Deniss is a participant of internal Instant payments working group within the Bank of Latvia and manages market relations and public communications in relation with the instant payments project.


Andrey Dligach, Founder and CEO of Advanter Group.

Doctor of Economics, strategist, futurologist. Member of the Board of Directors of the Digital Transformation Institute and SingularityU Kyiv. CEO, Luniter troubleshootin, Professor at KSE Business School, LvBS and several universities. Co-founder of Business Community Board. Investor and partner of technology startups, Co-founder of the Center for Economic Renewal.


Ulugbek TAVAKKALOV, Deputy Chairman of the Management Board “Uzpromstroybank”

Tavakkalov Ulugbek Uktamovich was born on November 20, 1978 in the city of Tashkent. In 2000, he graduated from the Russian State University of Service with a degree in Accounting and Auditing, in 2013, a bachelor’s degree from the Tashkent Financial Institute in the direction of “Banking”, in 2016 – a master’s degree department of the Tashkent State Economic Institute with a degree in “Banking”.

He began his career in 1997 as a specialist of the 1st category of the Credit and Monitoring Department of the Business Fund JSC in the city of Tashkent.From 2003 to October 2019, he worked as Head of the Monitoring Department, Head of the Loan Portfolio Monitoring Department, Head of the Retail Business Department of AIKB Ipak Yuli.Tavakkalov Ulugbek Uktamovich from October 7, 2019 was appointed to the position of Deputy Chairman of the Board of JSCB “Uzpromstroybank”.


Elena Sosedka, Founder of the first open fintech ecosystem in Ukraine Concord Fintech Solutions

Head of the Supervisory Board of ConcordBank, Member of NABU

Under Elena’s leadership, ConcordBank became the first non-state bank in Ukraine to start accepting payments via Apple Pay and Google Pay. Elena also initiated the creation of an independent processing center ProCard, IT-company MustPay and became a co-founder of the DobroDiy digital charity exchange.

In 2020, Elena Sosedka founded the first open fintech ecosystem in Ukraine, Concord Fintech Solutions, on the basis of which market participants create their fintech projects. The infrastructure of the ecosystem was formed by a bank, an independent processing center, a payment service, an IT company, a billing system, which provide various technological solutions for the market.


Julia Sosedka, Member of the Supervisory Board of ConcordBank, Co-founder of the DobroDiy Charity Exchange, Founder of the Alefbet brand, Mother of 7 children 

Since 2011, he has been working on the development of ConcordBank, which during this time has gone from a traditional to a modern technological bank.In 2014, Yulia became a co-founder of the DobroDiy Philanthropy Exchange, a platform that ensures the meeting and interaction of people in need of material support and those who wish to help. This charity is online only and does not accept cash donations.


Jiří Sandanus, Managing Director Crede Experto Praha spol. s r.o.

After taking in the early nineties new challenges in Bank Austria and Oberbank as Head of IT and Operations, I created in the late nineties the company Crede Experto. I’m running it now for nearly 23 years and I’m proud to say we moved from a small consulting company focusing on IBM Power i based Core Banking System to a provider of value added solutions in many areas of banking and financial services with a special focus payments.


Mikhail RAKOV, Head Of Technology, Payments at First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB) (UAE)

Experienced Managing Director with a demonstrated history of working in the information technology and services industry. Skilled in Business Process, Analytical Skills, Sales, IT Strategy, and Management. Strong community and social services professional with a Specialist focused in Financial from Kyiv KROK University. MBA degree. 


Oleg Klimenko, Board member, OTP BANK

Graduated from the Vadim Hetman Kiev National Economic University with a degree in Finance, holds a master’s degree. He began his work at OTP Bank in 2005 as an economist in the private customer service sector of the sales support department, and a year later he was appointed head of the sector for support of retail lending operations and SMB of OTP BANK JSC. In 2014, he headed the retail business development department of OTP BANK JSC. Since 2017, he held the position of Director of the Retail Business Development Department of OTP Bank JSC.

Since November 2020 – Member of the Management Board of OTP BANK JSC. Supervises the retail business line.


Anastasia Shevchenko, general manager and partner of Lugera Ukraine (ex-Adecco), author of the book “Digital Era”, is in the TOP-50 of the most influential women in Fintech

Anastasia Shevchenko – CEO and partner of Lugera Ukraine (ex-Adecco Ukraine), author of the book Digital Era, independent fintech expert, one of the TOP-50 most influential women in Fintech, co-founder and CEO of Fintech Solutions LLC and co-founder of fintech- marketplace LetsPartner.

Since 2004, Anastasia has worked in banks – UkrSibbank BNP Paribas Group, UniCredit Bank, Oschadbank, making these financial institutions the TOP-5 and TOP-2 market leaders in the business areas she leads. The projects implemented by Anastasia Shevchenko in banks are still considered an innovative breakthrough in Ukraine and over time were repeated in several CIS countries.In 2012 to 2016. headed the business development group of VISA in Ukraine. Since March 2017, she has joined the list of Adecco partners, and since December 2017, she has become the general manager of this company, the world’s leader in outsourcing and HR management. Anastasia has also authored numerous articles on fintech and the largest book project in the CIS on digital technologies – the bestseller Digital Era.


Dinara Amanbaeva, Director of Retail Business Department, Halyk Bank of Kazakhstan


Oksana Babenko

Deputy Chairman of the Board of ConcordBank; 

Head of transactional business, founder of the chatbot of the Payment Acceptance Platform, the universal billing platform MassPay and the international payment system CordPay


Irina Blinova, Director, Head of the PwC Academy in Ukraine, Assoc CIPD

She founded and runs the PwC Academy in Ukraine since 2009. For many years she has worked in international companies as the head of such areas as financial control and coordination of internal audit work. Member of professional communities CIPD, IIA, ICASA. Author of publications in the business press (,, Strategy Development magazine, Human Resources Management magazine). Regular speaker at conferences related to a wide range of issues on corporate governance, people management, new trends in professional education.


Alla Petrichenko

Co-founder of Shop-Express startup, a platform for creating branded online stores without programmers and templates.

In March 2020, the platform will be open for a transitional mode of operation for the lockdown period.

Objectives achieved: bringing trade enterprises online, optimizing work at peak loads, researching the market for pains and tools in online commerce. Since the end of 2020, partnerships with payment systems, banks, service companies.


Alexander Sabanyuk, CEO of Secnet EECA

Secnet EECA is a regional IT-VAD distributor doing business in the CIS countries, headquartered in Kiev. Secnet EECA specializes in project distribution of B2B solutions, including: supply of professional equipment and software solutions for building IT infrastructure for corporate enterprises / network retailers / banking institutions / MFOs through a network of authorized partners in the CIS countries


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