The Future of Community Banking – Trends to Watch in 2022
Thursday, December 9th | 10:20 am ET
With the evolving consumer behavior, new players entering the market (such as buy now pay later), and the rise of digital assets, the payments industry is going through a dramatic shift - Shifts that present opportunities and risks for financial institutions. Join this session to learn about the implications of real-time payments, cryptocurrencies, and open banking for community banks.
Nasreen Quibria serves as Vice President, Emerging Payments and Technology Policy at Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA). A recognized payments industry authority, her expertise encompasses the financial ecosystem, spanning disruptive emerging technologies (blockchain, bitcoin, NFC) in the consumer space to corporate treasury, cash management, bank transformation and payment market infrastructure modernization efforts. These are areas she also covered as a former industry analyst and as an executive consultant with prominent firms. Previously Quibria founded the boutique payments research and consulting company Q Insights. Quibria also served as senior advisor in innovation and technology to NACHA, providing guidance on standardization efforts in U.S. financial services enabled by APIs and ISO 20022.
Quibria has a track record of leading successful initiatives in the financial services and technology industries. She was instrumental in redefining the direction of the Association for Financial Professionals (AFP), and a key architect of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston's Emerging Payments Research Group (EPRG). Prior to the Fed, as director of product development and management at Eliza Corporation she played a pivotal role in transforming a start-up company to a profitable business. During her tenure at Eliza, Quibria became the co-inventor of two patents in artificial intelligence.
Quibria holds a BA in economics from Wellesley College and an MBA in finance and strategy from Boston College.