Enigio’s Alex Waites is speaking at DNI Initiative workshop.

Published: July 5, 2023
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ITFA is hosting its second DNI Initiative in-person workshop on 12th July in London.

During this full-day event banks, trade solution providers, working capital platforms and web3 technologists will share their recent progress on policy and product developments related to MLETR, and how to grow SCF origination.

Enigio’s Alex Waites is among a great line-up of speakers and he will present a corporate case study about:
Digitising e-bills of lading as per MLETR and ITFA dDOC


09:30   Welcome by ITFA Board
Sean Edwards and André Casterman

09:40   Legal keynote – Preparing for the new Act
Sean Edwards, Chair, ITFA

10:00   Business keynote – Raising client satisfaction with digital negotiable instruments
Merisa Lee Gimpel, MD, Solution Development, Lending & Working Capital, Lloyds Bank

10:30   Technology keynote – Putting DLT to work in trade finance
André Casterman, MD, Casterman Advisory and ITFA Board Member

11:00   Coffee break

11:30   Early adopters on stage: how MLETR supports digital trade
Jon Boran and Poppie Simmonds, Lloyds Bank; David Stafford, Mercore; Richard Fossett, TradeRiver; Mark Abrams, Trade Finance Global Moderated by André Casterman, ITFA

12:30   The role of the e-bill of exchange in expanding Supply Chain Finance
Moez Thameur, VP Product, Working Capital, Kyriba and André Casterman, ITFA Moderated by Deepesh Patel, Editor, Trade Finance Global

13:00    Lunch break

14:00   Digitising e-bills of lading as per MLETR and ITFA dDOC – a Corporate case study
Alex Waites, Executive Director, Enigio

14:30   Integrating e-bills of lading with trade back-office systems
Ofer Ein Bar, VP Business Development, WaveBL and Gregory Duval, SaaS Sales Director, Surecomp

15:00   Coffee break

15:15   Multi-bank digital trade technologies – how will they integrate MLETR instruments?
Simon de Monte, Executive Director, Mitigram; Joel Schrevens, Global Solutions Director & Head of European Operations, China Systems Moderated by André Casterman, ITFA

15:45   Trading using digital warehouse receipts and looking at interoperability
Udo Klein, CEO, IMP

16:15   The Accounting Treatment of Digital Negotiable Instruments – DNI Initiative paper
Wayne Mills, Founder and MD, Atom Advisory

16:30   Wrap-up and next steps by ITFA Board Members

17:00    Close


Submit your registration through here, by no later than 5th July.