LAS VEGAS, September 03, 2018 – Alongside nearly 1000 attendees, NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) took to Las Vegas’ Cosmopolitan Hotel this week to ideate on the future of banking, financial services, fintech and payments with its financial institution (FI) customer base.
NCR’s 2018 Innovation Conference provided a forum for NCR to bring together thought leaders from across the industry to share learnings, and for NCR leadership to share NCR’s vision for the future. Attendees also experienced compelling case studies through keynotes, panel presentations and breakout sessions designed to help address customers’ top business challenges.
At the three-day event, NCR also announced planned additions to its banking solutions portfolio designed to help FIs stay ahead of the digital curve, including: Digital Marketing tools that enable a personalized approach and leverage a users’ location; Person-to-Person payments with Zelle; Digital Card lifecycle management capabilities; and an expanded software development kit (SDK), thoughtfully designed to help our customers create and add digital experiences as they guide their FIs through digital transformation.
NCR President and CEO Michael Hayford opened the conference with a keynote on NCR’s commitment to digital banking, delivering industry leading customer experiences, and bringing cutting-edge financial services solutions to market.
Following his day two keynote presentation, Frank Gauld, VP & GM, Financial Solutions at NCR, discussed the implications of open banking in the U.S. market with Robert Bardusch, COO of Valley National Bank, and Tony del Fierro, SVP and CTO of Sound Credit Union on the mainstage. Frank D’Angelo, EVP & President of NCR’s newly formed Financial Institutions Unit, closed NCR’s mainstage with his vision for NCR’s solutions for the banking industry.
“It was an honor to meet so many of our valued customers in person, and in such an energizing environment,” said Frank D’Angelo. “The level of engagement with us, and the passion our customers have for providing their members the very best experiences, really made this week a pleasure to be a part of.”
The event also featured keynote presentations from international best-selling author and NYU Stern professor Luke Williams, and branding expert and entrepreneur Johnny “Cupcakes” Earle.