Jack Henry & Associates (JHA) and Cornerstone Advisors have teamed up to provide a unique Conversation Series where they discuss current events and issues while taking a deep dive into 'what's going on' right now in the financial industry. Each episode in the series features a lively conversation on some of the hottest topics, including payments, openness, and the future of digital. Hosts Lee Wetherington and Ron Shevlin are joined by special guests to discuss key issues and how to prepare for the future. Attendees are encouraged to participate in the conversation.
Lee is Director of Strategic Insight for Jack Henry & Associates® (JKHY: NASDAQ). Lee directs the development of actionable insight and strategy for the financial services industry at large. To this end, he creates programs, presentations, and articles designed to orient and educate financial executives on the trends and implications of new technologies. He delivers keynotes nationwide focusing upon opportunities and challenges in fintech, payments, and digital banking, and he is widely renowned for his unique style of comedic delivery.
Ron is the Director of Research at Cornerstone Advisors where he heads up the firm's strategic research efforts, including commissioned research, the Insight Vault service, and the Cornerstone Performance Report. A nationally sought-after speaker, Ron is the author of the Amazon best-selling book Smarter Bank, and is the purveyor of fine snark on the Financial Brand's Snarketing column and the Fintech Snark Tank podcast. Ron's prior experience includes research and consulting for Aite Group, Forrester Research, and KPMG.
As discrete delivery channels dissolve and online, mobile, and physical channels converge, financial institutions have a unique opportunity to differentiate themselves digitally. In this episode, Lee and Ron will be joined by special guests Ben Metz and Jim Burson. They'll discuss how you can take advantage of this fantastic opportunity and meet consumer expectations at any time and from any device. Join the conversation to learn more about the human-centered, insight-driven future of digital banking.Watch Now »
Lee and Ron share their thoughts, analysis, and perspectives on Cornerstone's What's Going on in Banking 2019 study which looked at community-based financial institutions' outlooks, concerns, priorities and technology plans. They also take a deeper dive into the world of payments with guests Greg Adelson, Deborah Phillips, and Tony DeSanctis. They cover key topics like P2P payments, mobile payments, and mobile wallets.Watch Now
Today's modern consumers require a level of user-centricity like never before. It takes openness in your philosophy, technology and partnerships to understand and meet the needs of this modern consumer. Lee and Ron are joined by Mark Forbis and Steve Williams to discuss openness and how it effects future readiness. Listen in as we discuss business models, partnership strategies and the ecosystems of the future.Watch Now