2014 APCA Annual General Meeting

APCA held its 23rd Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the Hilton Hotel in Sydney on 23 October 2014. The AGM was attended by many APCA members including the Reserve Bank of Australia, financial institutions, card schemes, and other payments service providers.

APCA was delighted to have the Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, Glenn Stevens, address members and special guests at the public proceedings prior to the AGM. The Governor spoke on current issues and important developments in payments systems. Members and guests also heard from APCA Chairman Rob Craig and CEO Chris Hamilton.

The Governor's full speech can be read here.

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RBA Governor Glenn Stevens APCA Chairman Rob Craig APCA CEO Chris Hamilton
                Glenn Stevens                                   Rob Craig                                   Chris Hamilton

APCA Payments Symposium

On 28 May 2012, APCA held a special event to commemorate 20 years of improving Australian payments. The 20th Anniversary Symposium, a day dedicated to looking at the future of payments over the next 20 years, both globally and in Australia, was opened with a keynote speech from the Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, Glenn Stevens. The impressive lineup of speakers included local and international experts and consultants. The event was attended by a range of senior representatives from the banking industry, government regulators, consumer organisations and industry associations. The full program, speakers bios, a selection of videos and presentations slides from the day are provided below.


Glenn Stevens
Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia

Innovation, Stability, and the Role of the Payments System

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Glenn Stevens

The perspective of a global payments organisation

Lázaro Campos

Insights into the challenges of dealing with competition and innovation in a globally changing environment.

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Lazaro Campos

Panel discussion: future global challenges to payments

Guy Legault - President & CEO, Canadian Payments Association
Jan Estep - President & CEO, NACHA USA
Steve Nichols - CEO, Payments NZ
Walter Volker - CEO, Payments Association of South Africa

CEO's from global leading payments bodies explore the challenges facing their regions.
Moderated by Chris Hamilton, APCA CEO

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ICPACE panel

Integrated payments in a connected world

Rupert Keeley
Senior Vice President, PayPal Asia Pacific

Internet enabled devices are changing the payments landscape. Payments are becoming more deeply connected to user experiences and blending in with the user experience. What are the trends driving rapid change in the payments industry?

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Rupert Keeley

Payments: a generation from now

David Birch
Director, Consult Hyperion

A thought-provoking and stimulating perspective on the next generation of payments by one of the world’s leading experts on digital money.

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David Birch