Exclusive Breakfast & Lunch Programs

These privately hosted experiences are curated by select sponsor partners, providing you with more of a deep dive into key industry topics.

Attendees will have the opportunity to network and learn in a more intimate setting, providing them access to exclusive subject matter experts, comprehensive research and dynamic case studies.

Sessions will be first come first serve on the day.



Investing in crypto doesn’t need to be this hard.

9-10am | Venetian Level 1, Marco Polo 701-702

Crypto is the world’s first truly global asset class. Bruno Sousa will discuss what is needed to ensure that every individual and institution has the opportunity to access regulated and secure crypto investment products.


Creating Standout Customer Experiences

9-10am | Venetian Level 1 Ballrooms | Casanova 501-502

Nuance and Microsoft will share how CX leaders can harness customer experience management solutions and AI to drive loyalty and revenue through personalized, secure customer journeys, unlocking greater operational efficiency.


Using identity data for more than fraud detection

1-2pm | Venetian Level 1 Ballrooms | Galileo 901-902

Identity data is critical for accurate risk assessments, but that’s not all it can do. Pairing digital and physical identity data enables growth by revealing customer engagement insights, helping you target new customers and deliver personalized offers to existing ones.


Getting Embedded Finance Right: Netspend + myFloc

1-2pm | Venetian Level 1 Ballrooms | Marco Polo 701-702

The journey from concept to execution is critical for embedded finance. Join Walt Granville (Netspend SVP of Embedded Finance) and Tommy Marshall (myFloc Co-Founder & COO) to learn how Netspend helped myFloc power a solution that takes friction out of money management.


Negotiation Skills for Women

1-2pm | Venetian Level 1 Ballrooms | Casanova 501-502

This session runs as part of Do. Better. Together.

Wells Fargo is proud to sponsor the Rise Up Luncheon, on the topic of Negotiation Skills for Women. The session will feature negotiation expert and author Alexandra Carter, along with Wells Fargo’s head of Enterprise Payments, Ulrike Guigui.



Stellar Network: Real-World Blockchain Solutions

9-10am | Venetian Level 1 | Marco Polo 701-702

The Stellar blockchain network is a decentralized, fast, scalable, and sustainable network for financial products. Join us to learn how Stellar is powering global payment solutions, leading blockchain sustainability, plus hear from companies building on Stellar today.


A new world order in digital payments and DeFi

9-10am | Venetian Level 1 | Galileo 901-902

Asset tokenization, CBDC’s and the move to real time processing with scalable privacy are forming a pressure cooker in banking and markets. Join us for a conversation about flexible app architectures, open API's and a new world order in digital payments and DeFi.


Bold moves drive real change, NOT size

1-2pm | Venetian Level 1 Ballrooms | Marco Polo 701-702

There is an emerging tech divide in mid-tier businesses when it comes to foundational technology investments that organizations are making to gain business advantage. Organizations of all size must embrace innovative thinking and invest for growth to disrupt the market.


The Evolving World of Payments

1-2pm | Venetian Level 1 Ballrooms | Galileo 901-902

Panelists, including Galit Michel, Head of Payments at Forter, discuss the world of payments and why using data is key to enhancing the customer experience, reducing friction and building greater trust with merchants and consumers.


Leveraging Fintech Innovation to drive growth

1-2pm | Venetian Level 1 Ballrooms, Cassanova 504-505

Join J.P. Morgan for lunch and hear from the leaders of OpenInvest, 55IP, and Global Shares on their journeys to acquisition, how the partnerships are going and what it all means for the future of financial services.


Journey to the Metaverse

1-2am | Venetian Level 1 Ballrooms | Casanova 501-502

Microsoft and Accenture/Avanade will explore how banks are experimenting and learning to deliver new metaverse experiences that are compelling, convenient, and secure. Join us to get practical next steps that will help you prepare for this new era of immersive banking.