Introducing the New York Innovation Center

November 29, 2021
The New York Fed hosted a virtual event to launch the New York Innovation Center (NYIC), a strategic partnership with the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) Innovation Hub. As part of the New York Fed, the NYIC is collaborating with the Federal Reserve System, the BIS Innovation Hub, and public and private sector experts to validate, design, build, and launch new financial technology products and services for the central bank community.

At this event, senior leaders from the New York Fed, the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, the BIS, and the private sector shared their perspectives on the importance of innovation for the central bank community, the value of the strategic partnership, and the opportunity areas for the New York Innovation Center.

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Event Details

Date & Time
November 29, 2021
3:00pm - 4:00pm EST


This event was open to the public and the press. All remarks were on the record and the event was recorded. For media inquiries, please contact Brian Manning.

3:00pm-3:15pm Remarks
John Williams, President, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Jerome Powell, Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System  Remarks

Agustín Carstens, General Manager, Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
3:15pm-3:45pm Panel Discussion
Moderator: Naureen Hassan, First Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Benoit Coeure, Head of the BIS Innovation Hub

Per von Zelowitz, Director, New York Innovation Center, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Raj Seshadri, President of Data and Services, Mastercard

Amy Nauiokas, Founder and CEO, Anthemis
3:45pm-4:00pm Q&A


Visit the New York Innovation Center to learn more.

New York Fed Launches the New York Innovation Center to Support Financial Technology Innovation in Central Banking (November 29, 2021)

New York Fed Names Per von Zelowitz as Director of the New York Innovation Center (July 1, 2021)

New York Fed Launches Search for Head of New York Innovation Center (January 11, 2021)


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