How Technology is Reshaping the Payments Customer Experience
Date & Time
May 29, 2019
6:00PM - 8:00PM
675 Ponce De Leon Ave NE Suite #8500 Atlanta, GA, 30308
May 29, 2019
At this private event, our guests will be treated to hors d’oeuvres and drinks provided by Art of Food (bring your appetite), and a $150 Sunglass Hut shopping voucher.
We often hear the buzzwords like digital transformation, APIs, and AI, but rarely do we see how they are actually shaping mobile commerce, e-commerce, and other payments today. Financial service providers are adopting these advancements in the background, but what the general public doesn’t see is how these technologies are improving interactions with retailers, service providers, and financial services.
Join us on May 29 in Atlanta to hear from the Levvel Financial Services team, the Levvel Product team, and our panel of guests who work in payments. You’ll hear them discuss how technological advancements are reshaping the payments customer experience.
Guests Will Learn About
- Recent trends in technology and their impact on the payments customer experience
- How APIs, AI, and cloud are shaping digital commerce
- New ways that retailers, service providers, and banks are interacting with their customers and more
- 6:00-6:15: Check-in
- 6:15-7:15: Panel and Q&A
- 7:15-8:00: Sunglass Hut Shopping and Happy Hour
Who Should Attend?
- Product Owners
- Digital Leads
- Technology Managers
- Innovation Teams
- Strategy Leads
Each guest will receive a $150 shopping voucher to be used at our Sunglass Hut pop-up shop during the event. Food and drinks will be provided, so bring your appetite!
Senior Payments Consultant, Levvel
Chris is a Senior Payments Consultant for the Payments Practice at Levvel where he is responsible for providing insight into various payments topics allowing clients to create, improve, and sustain their products and business. Prior to Levvel, Chris spent 5 years at BBVA Compass, most recently leading business-efforts in the launch of Android Pay and Samsung Pay, as well as managing their mobile wallet offering. Prior to BBVA Compass, Chris held a variety of IT services roles at DRD Technologies and URS Federal Services. Chris holds an M.B.A. from Walden University and a B.S. from Athens State University. He currently resides in Charlotte, NC with his wife and two children.
Head of Strategy and Payments, Levvel
Scott Harkey leads the Strategy and Payment Practice at Levvel where he manages the payments efforts with clients that include Global Banks, Digital Wallet Providers, Merchants, Acquirers and startups. Prior to joining Levvel, Scott was a Technology Executive at Bank of America managing the bank’s Digital Wallet technical efforts. This experience, along with 10 years of technology merger integration and IT operations outsourcing work at Wells Fargo, enables Scott to bring a unique “insider” point of view combined with a proven track record of delivery to banks, technology providers, and merchants operating in the digital payments space.
VP, Strategy, Levvel
Devin helps guide strategic direction at Levvel. He brings 20 years of experience in design, advertising, and development across a range of industries, including financial services, e-commerce, retail, and automotive. He uses design thinking to provide a holistic, customer-centered, and cross-functional approach to solving real business problems.
SVP, Head of Debit Processing, First Data
Melissa Jankowski is the Senior Vice President and Head of First Data Processing and ATM Terminal Driving for First Data Corporation, where she is in charge of the P&L and provides overall leadership to the business, leading the growth and innovation strategy for the division.
Jankowski is a member of several industry boards and leadership committees, including First Data’s CEO Senior Leaders Advisory Board, STAR Network Advisory Board, Visa’s Issuer Processor Executive Client Council, Wnet’s Mentor Co-Chair and the Secretary for the West Forsyth High School’ Local School Council.
Jankowski has been married for 23 years to her husband Tim. They have two children, a 16-year old son and a 13-year old daughter, and an 8-year old fur baby, Angel. She enjoys playing tennis, running and doing yoga in her spare time.