5th Africa CIS Conference

Patrick Walker participated in the 5th Africa Credit Information Sharing Conference, hosted by CIS Kenya, on “Embedding Robust Credit Infrastructure for Accelerate Economic Growth in Africa: Roadmap towards Inclusive and Sustainable Growth.” Learn more about the event and register here.

Accuracy in Consumer Reporting

Dr. Turner participated as a panelist in this joint Consumer Financial Protection Bureau-Federal Trade Commission workshop. He spoke on “Current Accuracy Topics in Traditional Credit Reporting,” and the seminal PERC and FTC reports on credit data accuracy. Watch the live webcast here.

Digital Financial Inclusion Summit

Dr. Turner will be attending the Institute of International Finance’s Digital Financial Inclusion Summit in Cairo. Topics include mainstreaming digital financial inclusion, modernizing the financial inclusion process, and integrating emerging markets into the global economy. Click here for more details.

Fall 2019 ICCR Meeting

The APCC will be attending the Fall 2019 ICCR meeting. Stay tuned for more details!

Workshop on Credit Reporting Systems

Dr. Turner will be attending and participating in the APEC workshop on credit reporting systems in Santiago. Topics of discussion include credit reporting in the digital age, new technologies, and impacts on financial inclusion. Stay tuned for more details.


The Qingdao Guofu Financial Assets Exchange Co. Ltd is hosting the 7th International Symposium on Warehouse Finance and Collateral Management in Qingdao. The conference will focus on warehouse technology. More details are coming soon.

Open Banking Summit

Kazumi Moore attended the Canadian Lenders Association event in Toronto on Open Banking in Canada. Find the agenda here and the presentations here.


Patrick Walker will be attending and speaking at the Association of Southeast Asian Nations’ Business Advisory Council seminar. The discussion will focus on¬†credit information sharing environments, small and medium enterprise access to finance, cross-border credit information sharing, and a credit information law for Thailand. More details are coming soon.

APFF Financial Data Ecosystem Roadmap Conference

Dr. Turner will be attending the Asia-Pacific Financial Forum’s Financial Data Ecosystem Roadmap Conference in Beijing, China, hosted by the¬†Guanghua School of Management of Peking University. The event will focus on personal data and data governance legislation. More details coming soon!

Credit Invisibles & Credit Deserts in Canada

PERC Canada is presenting at a workshop on Credit Invisibles & Credit Deserts hosted by Blakes, TransUnion Canada, and the Canadian Lenders Association. Topics include demographic characteristics of the Canadian credit invisible population, their geographic concentration, and the payday lending boom in Canada. Find our preliminary findings in our presentation here.