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KPMG is a proud sponsor of Sibos 2023 Toronto. Sibos is an annual conference, exhibition and networking event organized by Swift for the global financial industry. Sibos brings together some 10,000 decision makers and topic experts from financial institutions, market infrastructures, multinational corporations, and technology partners, to do business and collectively shape the future of payments, securities, cash management and trade.

The theme for the Sibos 2023 is ‘Collaborative finance in a fragmented world’ addressing issues such as working together to create a sustainable and inclusive financial industry, risk management in times of economic and geopolitical uncertainty, and the balance between technology and trust.

If you are planning on being in Toronto for Sibos, we want to see you!

Welcome and networking reception

To celebrate our global connections KPMG will be hosting a welcome and networking reception at the historic Royal Canadian Yacht Club (RCYC), a private club, a short boat ride from downtown Toronto to experience the city from a unique point of view. Situated on the picturesque shores of Lake Ontario, the club provides stunning vistas of the water, city skyline, and the natural beauty of the surrounding landscapes.

Contact us for more information at sibos@kpmg.com

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KPMG activities at Sibos

Over the course of the week, KPMG will be participating in and hosting several events, sessions, and presentations, please join us!

Tuesday 19 September – 10:00 am EST
Thought Machine booth J01
Case study: Building innovative commercial lending capabilities

KPMG will be sharing a case study that provides deep insight into the value of a core transformation with Thought Machine. The case will cover how KPMG is helping a US bank implement Thought Machine for commercial banking with an overview of the process and key outcomes.

Tuesday 19 September – 3:00 pm EST
KPMG booth - C34
Creating a vision for deploying Gen AI to transform payments in commercial banking

This session will explore how to get started with a transformation program that seeks to build on Gen AI capabilities. During the session we will consider both the payments landscape and the commercial banking space, where there is of course significant mutual interest. Join Paul Greenan, Head of Digital Baking, KPMG UK for a practical session, seeking to avoid jargon and help with getting constructive work up and running.

Wednesday 20 September – 9:00 am to 9:30 am EST
Exhibitor session – stage 1
Payments Modernization as a Catalyst for Growth

The global payments landscape is rapidly evolving, driving opportunities for growth and innovation. Market trends such as, Instant Payments and ISO 20022, are driving banks to provide better payment experiences and value-added services. These market forces are serving as catalysts for payments modernization across the industry as financial institutions look to position themselves for growth. Courtney Trimble, Global Head of Payments, KPMG International and Peter Harmston, Head of Payments, KPMG in the UK, present an overview of these trends and highlight some of the keys to success in this fast-moving environment.

Wednesday 20 September – 3:00pm EST
KPMG Booth - C34
Payments Modernization as a Catalyst for Growth – condensed version

If you miss our exhibitor stage session, you can view a condensed version at the KPMG booth C34. Courtney Trimble, Global Head of Payments, KPMG International, Peter Harmston, Head of Payments, KPMG in the UK and Martijn Berghuis, Partner, Risk Management, KPMG in the Netherlands, will present an overview of some key market trends like, instant payments and ISO 20022 and highlight some of the keys to success in this fast-moving environment.

Wednesday 20 September – 4:00pm EST
KPMG Booth C34 and E14, Sibos exhibition floor
KPMG Block Party!

KPMG is please to invite you to a joint reception as we team up with Volante Technologies for networking, refreshments and more. Join us on the exhibition floor.

Connect with our team

We look forward to connecting with you at this year's conference. Our KPMG professionals will be available during the conference if you wish to arrange a meeting.

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