BAI Beacon Innovation Zone

BAI Beacon Innovation ZoneDesigned to showcase innovation revolutionizing the financial services industry, the highly interactive Innovation Zone was located in the center of our open campus and featured the most creative and game changing technologies and enhanced solutions driving disruptive transformation across the industry. Attendees heard from experts on the hottest topics in the industry, watched rapid-fire demos, collaborated in small group huddle discussions and met one-on-one with proven leaders of today and the pioneers of the future.

Here’s who and what attendees saw:

Showcasing Technology and Innovative Solutions

Accenture logo

BLU logo


Finastra logo


Jack Henry Banking logo

nCino logo

Personetics logo

Newgen logo


Canon logo

DDJ Meyers logo

FIS logo

IMM logo

Harland Clarke logo

NCR logo


Ventus Global Network Solutions logo


Century Link

Deluxe logo


InGo Money logo

Malauzai logo

Newgen logo

Qlik logo


ARGO logo

Cognizant logo


Harland Clarke logo

Jacada logo


Pegasystems logo


Unveiling New Research

BAI Beacon teamed up with Jim Marous and Digital Banking Report on the release of a new report, A.I. — The Next Frontier in Customer Experience.

Attendees were not only be the first to get their hands on Digital Banking Report's cutting-edge research on A.I.—one of the hottest topics in the banking industry today—but they also heard it discussed by thought leaders from BAI, Digital Banking Report and Deluxe.

Spark Sessions

Spark your imagination in just 30 minutes. In these interactive Q&A sessions, attendees learned about solutions they can use to address key business challenges from the top industry solutions providers.

NCR Spark Session:  Why customer experience is more important than ever 

Susan Steele, Director, Western Region Sales, NCR Corporation

Fiserv Spark Session: At the Heart of Payments Processing: Payment Hubs

Paul Sullivan, Vice President Sales, North America Global Sales Organization, Dovetail is now part of Fiserv

Fiserv Spark Session: New Expectation: Immediate Availability to Funds

Kenneth Patrick, Vice President, Business Development, Payments Management Solutions, Fiserv

Ingo Money Session: Forrester Consulting Study: How Instant Check Cashing Attracts Customers and Lifts Revenue

Bill Zielke, Chief Marketing Officer, Ingo Money
Sean Owens, Principal Consultant, Total Economic Impact Practice, Forrester

Rapid Fire Demos

BAI put a spotlight on innovative solutions providers who demonstrated their new retail banking innovation, technology solution, or business idea in rapid-fire presentations.

The Rapid Fire Demos were moderated by Jim Marous, publisher of Digital Banking Report.