Sibos at ExCel Convention Centre

Corda for Corporates

25 September 2019 London, UK

Save Your Spot

Join us for one of four partner-hosted sessions at Sibos in London on Wednesday, 25 September located in South Gallery 12.

Blockchain-based technology has proven successful in addressing today’s banking pain points, but this technology can also enable banks to enhance interactions and transactions for their corporate customers. Take this opportunity during Sibos week to learn how new collaborative networks and consortia have come together to transform corporate supply chains, international trade, KYC and payments.

Through a series of four, one-hour sessions, R3 ecosystem participants will showcase applications they’ve built on Corda, R3’s enterprise blockchain platform. They will highlight the progress of some of the market-leading applications being developed in the corporate banking arena and demonstrate the benefits they are bringing. 

Register your place to find out how these groups have worked together to address industry level pain points - increasing access to traditional trade finance, creating a distributed marketplace for supply chain finance and solving the KYC conundrum for banks, buyers and suppliers.

There are only 25 spaces available for each session so please register your interest as soon as possible. You will receive a confirmation email including logistical details closer to the event but if you have any questions before then please contact


Room #: South Gallery 12

  1.    10:00-11:00 Capgemini – Trusted Data Exchange for Supplier Onboarding & KYC

  2.    11:15-12:15 Infosys Finacle – Reimagining Trade Processes with Blockchain

  3.    13:30-14:30 Contour - The Roadmap for Trade Transformation and Digitisation

  4.   15:00-16:00 TradeIX + The Marco Polo Network - The Future of Trade Finance is Now

Note: You do not have to be a Sibos attendee to register for these sessions, however if you will not be attending Sibos please make sure you bring government-issued ID with you to access the venue.



Trusted Data Exchange for Supplier Onboarding & KYC

The rise of digital business platforms and regulatory burdens affecting Banks and Corporates is driving the need for automated counterparty onboarding and fiduciary processes. This is true for both the KYC (Know Your Customer) and KYS (Know Your Supplier) processes, throughout business ecosystems, and is resulting in a convergence of the Compliance and Procurement functions.

Join this session to find out how the Blue Catalyst solution, developed by Capgemini and R3, and leveraging R3’s Corda technology, is designed to address both KYC and KYS challenges. There will also be a discussion with Dun & Bradstreet about the recent 'Compliance And Procurement Sentiment Report'.


  • Abbas Ali - R3
  • Damien DeChillaz - Capgemini Blue Catalyst
  • Chris Laws - Dun & Bradstreet

Infosys Finacle

Reimagining Trade Processes with Blockchain Technology

Join this session to learn how you can transform inter-organizational trade processes through blockchain.

Already supporting 500+ corporates, Finacle’s Trade Connect solution is designed specifically to address and simplify trade finance processing requirements of banks, connecting banks, trade partners and corporates on a unified distributed network. Banks use the solution to build intra-group networks with subsidiaries and clients, and curate service networks to facilitate trade services for other financial institutions. 
Discover how global banks have partnered with Finacle for their blockchain journey driving unprecedented efficiencies and value through these projects. 


  • Rajashekhara V Maiya - Infosys Finacle



The Roadmap for Trade Transformation and Digitisation

Join senior trade finance bankers and members of the Contour project to find out the results of recent live corporate blockchain LC transactions from eight Contour member banks (Bangkok Bank, BNP Paribas, CTBC, HSBC, ING, Natwest, SEB and Standard Chartered Bank), and corporate clients such as Cargill, Landmark Group, PTT and Rio Tinto.

Discover why Contour is uniquely positioned to unify the trade finance ecosystem of trade participants, technology providers and industry bodies, and realize the vision of digital trade.

Meet the participants of this ground-breaking network and provide your input into the future roadmap for trade transformation. 


  • Aaron Seabrook - R3
  • Carl Wegner - R3
  • Joshua Kroeker - HSBC
  • Jordane Rollin - Standard Chartered Bank
  • Eric Henry - BNP Paribas
  • Florian Keller - SEB


TradeIX + the Marco Polo Network - The Future of Trade Finance is Now

During this panel discussion banks and technology providers will discuss the challenges posed by existing trade finance offerings as well as the solutions and opportunities provided by new technologies.

Join this session to find out how the Marco Polo Network is disrupting the market and hear first-hand experiences, and lessons learned, from the team building the future of trade finance.


  • Carl Wegner - R3
  • Dave Sutter - TradeIX
  • Enno-Burghard Weitzel - Commerzbank
  • Christian Aue - Dürr Aktiengesellschaft
  • Achim Baumhoer - LBBW
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