Ekaterina Frolovicheva

VTB Bank, Head of the new technologies testing Department of VTB Bank PJSC

About speaker

Since October 2019 - Deputy head of the it architecture Department head of the new technologies testing Department of VTB Bank From January 2018 to September 2019, she worked in a position Head of IT Innovation Department, Gazprombank. Area of ​​responsibility: -development of affiliate channels and API platform User Experience Lab -development of cognitive channels of customer interaction (chat bots, voice assistants) -new, promising digital products technological due diligence acquired by the Bank companies -transfer of new technologies into production (“sandbox” -banking environment for launching pilots) -work with professional communities Achievements: banking API platform (CNews Award 2019), an affiliate market place based on the GPButton solution, blockchain accounting and payment platform for the gas industry, From 2013 to 2018, she held the position of Manager Director of the Center for Technology Innovation Area of ​​Responsibility: -study and adaptations of innovative products in bank -transfer of new technologies (pilots and prototypes), -ecosystem and innovative environment (work with startups, technological due diligence projects for venture fund - supervision of work with international professional communities, consortia, and federal agencies (AFT, Linux Foundation, Apache Foundation, Ethereum EA et al.), Intellectual Property Management Office. Achievements: ApplePay based on MDES platform, series products based on biometric factors identification, more than 10 pilot projects based on blockchain, Machine Learning framework, marketplace OpenAPI (https://developer.sberbank.ru/). From 2012 to 2013 - Head of IT Architects Ibm From 2007 to 2012 - Deputy General Director IBM Development Center From 2004 to 2007 - program manager IBM Academic Collaboration in Russia and Countries CIS. From 2002 to 2004 - held various positions in oilfield service companies. Graduated from the Department of Management, University of Manchester