APIs, Ecosystems and Finance-as-a-Service

450+
attendees

200+
companies

30+
sessions

30+
speakers

WHAT IS APIDAYS?

Open Banking is just the start. Digital Marketplaces are changing the way customer value is delivered. Across industries – banking and investment, insurance, payments, communications, travel, retail and business services – enterprises and startups alike must build a partner ecosystem enabled by APIs, or make their own services plug-and-play so they can participate in others’ marketplaces.

APIdays is the leading industry tech and business series of conferences in APIs and the programmable economy.

25,000 past attendees

CIOs, CTO, CDOs, SVPs, VPs, Heads of Innovation, Heads of API, API Architects, Developers, Software Engineers, Infrastructure & Cloud Managers, IT Managers, Product Managers, Consultants & Analysts

2,000+ speakers

Learn from the best about Business Models, Design & Documentation, Lifecycle Management, Security & Identity Management, Testing & Monitoring, Banking APIs and Open Banking, Developer Marketing, Digital Transformation, GraphQL, Microservice Architecture, Mobile & IoT APIs

A global community

NORTH AMERICA / EMEA / APAC Amsterdam | Barcelona | Berlin | Helsinki | Jakarta | London | Melbourne | New York | Paris | San Francisco | Singapore | Sydney | Zurich

47 events

Since 2012, 47 apidays conferences have been organised in 12 countries to cover Banking & Financial Services | Consulting | Energy | Healthcare & Life Science | IT & Technology | Manufacturing & Automotive | Media | Non-profit & Education | Public Sector | Retail | Transport & Hospitality

Asia’s diverse cultures, economies and regulatory environments present challenges for firms wanting to scale their business. Yet these are opportunities for those who have learned to partner to deliver great customer experiences. Building a partner ecosystem enabled by flexible, secure and sustainable Application Programming Interfaces is key. Marketplaces enable customers to plug-and-play the services they need.

​We are gathering the best experts and companies on the business and technology of APIs to show you how to develop the skills, build a platform, and how “as-a-Service” re-defines how to serve customers. Join us to learn:

​APIs

  • API Design Best Practice
  • API Frameworks and Standards
  • Securing your APIs
  • Authentication & Authorisation: Gaining customer consent to share their data with partners
  • Monitoring you APIs for adoption, performance, security and future opportunities
  • Assembling a DevOps toolchain for the entire API lifecycle

Ecosystems

  • What is your Partnership strategy?
  • How APIs enable plug-and-play partnerships between large enterprises and nimble startups to find and serve customers
  • Are you a Platform/Marketplace or a Plug-and-Play service?
  • Which model fits your firm best?
  • One or Many: Connect to each partner separately, or to an API aggregator?
  • How “Think Global, Act Local” typifies the challenge of doing business across the diversity of Asia (and how APIs help)

Finance-as-a-Service

  • The Customer Journey: How Open Banking, Open Insurance, “Finance-as-a-Service” is re-defining how financial services are delivered and consumed
  • Partner or Perish: Lead, follow or get out of the way
  • Marketplace models in Finance
  • Payments APIs: Enabling customers to pay when, how, where they want
  • Wealth Management: Bringing greater access and choices for customers to grow and protect their wealth
  • Financial Inclusion: How APIs can connect the next billion people to the financial system
  • Regulatory Drivers and Requirements

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YOU HEARD FROM

Zennon Kapron

Founder of Kapronasia

Dr Sebastian Wedeniwski

CIO Technology Strategy & aXess at Standard Chartered Bank

Anuj Agrawal

APAC Open Banking Lead Analyst at IDC

Christopher Skene

Regional Manager (APAC) & Director (Australia) at platform.sh

Uli Hitzel

Catalyst at Axway

Ajay Biyani

Head of Customer Engineering - Asia & Japan at ForgeRock

James Coleman

Senior Developer Evangelist at Xero

S. Adeel Ali

Founder & CEO of APIMatic.io

Aravind Putrevu

Developer Advocate at Elastic

Allan Chua

Solutions and Integrations Architect at FWD Group

Ankit Sobti

CTO and Co-Founder of Postman

Martin Buhr

CEO of Tyk

Marco Palladino

CTO and Co-Founder of Kong

Jessica Tai

Software Engineer at Airbnb

Vincenzo Chianese

Software Developer at Stoplight

Syed Ahmed

Developer Advocate at PubNub

Tanmai Gopal

Co-Founder & CEO of Hasura

Sam Bellen

Developer Evangelist at Auth0

Anton Shchekalov

VP Engineering at Wavecell

Sanjeewa Malalgoda

Associate Director, Engineering/Architecture at WSO2

James Lee

Lead Solutions Architect at GovTech Singapore

Amalka Subasinghe

Technical Lead at WSO2

Ashwin Jeksani

Principal Engineer at Autodesk

Jan Chee Yeo

Technical Solutions Architect, ASEAN & Rest of Asia at NGINX

Kevin Fitzgerald

Regional Director, Asia at Xero

Alan Glickenhouse

API Strategist at IBM

Emmelyn Wang

API Strategist at Axway

Stanimira Koleva

Senior Vice President & GM APJ at HERE Technologies

Akhil Bhaskar

General Manager, Asia Pacific at Levvel

Kartik Narayan

VP Business Transformation, Consumer Financial Services at OCBC

Tomasz Kurczyk

Chief Transformation and Digital Officer at AXA

Seshika Fernando

Head of Financial Solutions at WSO2

Aki Ranin

Co-Founder & COO of Bambu

Dilip Krishnan

Vice President, Open Banking / API Business Manager at OCBC Bank

Augustine Tay

General Manager, South East Asia at eBaoTech

Luca Ferrari

EMEA Senior Solution Architect at Red Hat

Kenneth Shaw

Founder & CTO of Brankas

Grégoire Rastoul

Founder & CEO of UEX

Adrien Boué

General Manager Singapore at IT Consultis

Ivan Mortimer-Schutts

Digital Financial Specialist at IFC

Ian Ward

DevOps, Integration and APIs Lead at Software AG

Sarveen Chester

Country Manager at Revolut

Sumeet Puri

Chief Technology Solutions Officer at Solace

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WSO2 is the world’s #1 open source integration vendor, helping digital-driven organizations become integration agile. Customers choose us for our broad integrated platform, approach to open source, and agile transformation methodology. The company’s hybrid platform for developing, reusing, running and managing integrations prevents lock-in through open source software that runs on-premises or in the cloud. Today, hundreds of leading brands and thousands of global projects execute 6 trillion transactions annually using WSO2 integration technologies. Visit https://wso2.com to learn more.

Axway’s integration solutions simplify and accelerate your digital transformation and customer experience initiatives. Our flagship Axway AMPLIFY™ Hybrid Integration Platform (HIP) speeds the discovery, use and deployment of integrations by combining traditional integration patterns with APIs surfaced in a unified catalog. Traditional integration patterns are supported for B2B Integration, Managed File Transfer, and Content Collaboration that are delivered along with API Management and Application Integration (via more than 150 prebuilt connectors), all in a single platform experience. More than 11,000 organizations in 100 countries and across a diverse spectrum of industries continue to benefit from Axway’s unrelenting commitment to solving the world’s data integration challenges.

Red Hat is the world’s leading provider of enterprise open source software solutions, using a community-powered approach to deliver reliable and high-performing Linux, hybrid cloud, container, and Kubernetes technologies. Red Hat helps customers integrate new and existing IT applications, develop cloud-native applications, standardize on our industry-leading operating system, and automate, secure, and manage complex environments. Award-winning support, training, and consulting services make Red Hat a trusted adviser to the Fortune 500. As a strategic partner to cloud providers, system integrators, application vendors, customers, and open source communities, Red Hat can help organizations prepare for the digital future.

IBM

As we move into the API economy, there are huge opportunities for new and innovative solutions. In order to unlock value with new business models and winning experiences you need the help of an API management solution that enables automated API creation, simple discovery of assets, self-service access for developers, and built-in security and governance. IBM would like to be your partner on this journey, sharing our expertise and experiences to help maximize the value of APIs for your enterprise. More information: https://www.ibm.com/cloud/api-connect

Software

Software AG’s end-to-end API solutions enable connection between applications, data and services—enabling your business to expose data and services in web apps, mobile apps, Internet of Things (IoT) sensors and other endpoints. Software AG’s webMethods API Management platform provides lifecycle management for APIs including an API gateway for security and policy management, as well as a developer’s portal to help your community discover, test and sign up for APIs. We also provide an API catalog for full API lifecycle management, and a microgateway for securing APIs in distributed microservices architectures. We offer to build an ecosystem connected by APIs where the constituents share information, data and services to unlock value.

Postman

Postman is the only complete API development environment, used by nearly five million developers and more than 100,000 companies worldwide. Postman is an elegant, flexible tool used to build connected software via APIs — quickly, easily and accurately.
Learn more at http://www.getpostman.com

Tyk is a leading Open Source API Gateway and Management Platform, featuring an API gateway, analytics, developer portal and dashboard. We power millions of transactions per day, for thousands of innovative organisations including AXA, Cisco, Starbucks, and USA Today. Fast, flexible, and highly-performant, Tyk is available to install on-premises, as a cloud service, or hybrid. Learn more at https://tyk.io/

Nginx


NGINX, Inc., now part of F5, is the company behind the popular open source project. We offer a suite of technologies for developing and delivering modern applications. Together with F5, our combined solution bridges the gap between NetOps and DevOps, with multi‑cloud application services that span from code to customer.

Moskitos offers an innovative cloud service designed to accelerate Enterprise client’s move to the cloud and seamlessly connect cloud innovation to legacy on-premise applications. We use connectors, transformation blocks and a powerful workflow engine to create data flows and orchestrations!” Website: https://moskitos.asia/

Platform.sh

Platform.sh is a Platform-as-a-service (PaaS) that develops and delivers applications in multiple languages and frameworks across multiple clouds.

APImatic

APIMatic is a Developer Experience Platform for APIs. Our aim is to make developers more productive through automation.
With our state of the art CodeGen Engine, API providers can automatically generate Documentation, SDKs, Code Samples and Test cases in multiple languages, along with a customisable developer portal to host it all!

UEX uses smart technology to make health insurance simple and human-centric. This insurtech has launched UWS (UEX Web Services), a platform-as-a-service to enhance insurance companies distribution channels and improve customer service.

Brankas

Brankas is building the next generation of Open APIs and infrastructure for Banks, Insurance, and other Financial Institutions across Southeast Asia.

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