Innovators, disruptors and visionaries driving Canada’s Open Banking revolution

June 11, 2024 | Metro Toronto Convention Centre

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The Canadian government has accelerated the launch of its Open Finance framework in Budget 2024. With this move, the conversation shifts from "when" to "how" to capitalize on untold opportunities.

Join us at this pivotal event where the future of consumer-driven finance takes shape. Discover how to align regulatory expectations, meet technology requirements, and enhance customer experience to drive financial empowerment for Canadians. With significant groundwork and challenges ahead before Open Banking becomes fully operational in Canada, this event offers the ideal platform to strategize, refocus efforts, and share best practices.

Don't miss out on this opportunity to collaborate with industry peers and accelerate towards executing consumer-driven finance by 2025.

Why attend

Incisive conference

Across three stages 80+ industry headliners from Canada and beyond will dive into the topics on everyone’s lips. From building your own Open Banking strategy to the end of screen scraping, and from data security to embedded finance, we have you covered.

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Join us after the conference for the drinks reception. The perfect opportunity to discuss the day’s learnings with industry colleagues and friends.

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Partner exhibition

Looking for a partner to supercharge your Open Banking strategy? Find them on the Expo floor. We have a host of industry heavyweights showcasing the latest innovations and new products on the market.


Using the event app you can book a slot in our Networking Zone during the event to build out your connections, forge new partnerships or catch up with industry friends.

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What others say

Rating 4.7 out of 5
“Open Banking Expo Canada is an exciting and ground-breaking event that brings together industry leaders, innovators, and experts in the field of Open Banking. It serves as a premier platform for delegates, speakers, and sponsors to connect, exchange ideas, and explore the transformative potential of Open Banking in the Canadian financial landscape.”
Dean Velentzas, Canadian Lenders Association
"Open Banking Expo is a must-attend event to be at for all things Open Banking, Open Data, Open Finance. The thought-leaders and innovators in attendance are truly helping shape the landscape to open banking in Canada and it's a show not to be missed!"
Elizabeth Barrasso, Portfolio+
"The one place to see all the action happening in the Open Banking space."
Tushar Tyagi, EQ Bank
"The biggest open banking-focused conference, featuring the most prominent financial institutions, fintechs, and professionals in the field."
Reuben Piryatinsky, Altitude Consulting
"Great opportunity to learn this nascent space in Canada and how industry players are working towards implementation."
Aldrin Uy TD
"A growing event that brings together important voices and minds in the Canadian Open Banking ecosystem."
Andrew Obee, Lumenus Community Services
"Well structured, great topics, highly relevant and credible speakers."
Shanavas Sayeed, CGI

Check out our full speaker roster here.

Surbhi Dhir

Senior Client Partner

Roy Kao

Senior Advisor

Abhishek Sinha


Mauricio Deutsch

SVP – Banking & Capital Markets Canada

Ellie Duncan

Head of Content

Cindy Zhang

Financial Services Lawyer

Adeline Cheng


Brian Harris

President & Chief Executive Officer

Craig Borysowich

Principal Partner

Jeremy Bornstein

Chief Revenue Officer

Cathy Ly

Vice President Customer Experience, Marketing & Open Banking Lead

Carol Haverty

Vice President Partnerships

Javier Garcia Lemus

Head of Product for Open Banking

Craig Reiff

Vice President, Core Products

Shruti Suman Awasthi

Director, Open Banking Strategy

Kirsten Fraser

Director, Financial Services Innovation

Shanti Samaroo

Chief Financial Officer

Sabena Sandhu

Manager, Policy

Robyn King

Director of Industry Relations

Jack Jones

Vice President Digital & Technology Platforms

Susan Hawkins

Head, Global Enterprise Payments

Sandeep Achar

Director Strategy, Emerging Businesses

Eytan Bensoussan

Chief Executive Officer

Ryan Williams

Member of Parliament

Tanya Woods

MD, Government & Regulatory Affairs, & Policy Councel

Alexander Vronces

Executive Director

André Gagné

Chief Executive Officer

Shekher Puri

Vice President Digital Components & Platforms

Saba Shariff

SVP Chief Strategy, Product & Innovation Officer

Eyal Sivan

General Manager, North America

Jamie Kruspel

Chief Transformation Officer

Brigit Carroll

Policy Lead, North America

Andrew Moor

Chief Executive Officer & President

Victoria Clark

Associate Vice President, Payments, Client Experience & Technology

Natacha Boudrias

Lead Open Banking

Krista Broughton

Director Open Banking

Nick Schiavo

Director of Federal Affairs

Heather Davis

Senior Director, Innovation

Kartik Kamat

Vice President for Payments, Analytics & Fraud Mitigation

Sean McCarthy

Financial Services Industry Leader

Jason Chomik

Canadian Director

Ryan Grundy

Lead, Industry Relations

Darryl Kingston

Executive Director

Stephanie Zee

VP & Global Head, Enterprise Payments Risk, Financial Crimes Risk Management

Edwin Isted

Executive Director

Steve Boms

Executive Director

Bhuvan Anand

Director – Presales & Solutions

Michael Cascone

Vice President of Government Experience, Americas

Swati Dublish

Vice President, BFS Solutions

Alejandro Servín

Head of Open Banking

David Hooper

Vice President, Open Banking & Payments Consulting

Michelle Beyo

Chief Executive Officer, Finavator

Geetika Tiwari

Business Director, Enterprise Payments Transformation

John Pitts

Global Head of Policy

Carrie Forbes

Chief Executive Officer

Jason Hsiung

Executive Director, Payments

Daniel Cascone

Financial Services Sector Leader Canada

Paul-Emile McNab

Vice President, Business Development & Membership Experience

Neela Maharaj

Director, Digital Product & Strategy Open Banking & APIs

Michelle Winsor

Chief Executive Officer

Barry O’Donohoe

Co-founder & Chief Executive Officer

Must-see agenda

Across three stages we have 80+ speakers offering killer content, their secrets of success, use cases, regulatory updates, and visionary insight.


North Building
Metro Toronto Convention Centre
255 Front Street West

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