Exploring the frontier of central banking

Innovation tour by the BIS Innovation Hub, Zurich, Switzerland, 1 July 2024. 

This tour uncovers how the BIS Innovation Hub is pushing the technological boundaries of central banking and shaping the future of the financial system together with partners around the globe. Attendees have the opportunity to gain first-hand insight into BIS projects covering topics such as advanced data analytics, CBDC and tokenisation of financial instruments and learn more about central bank innovation in interactive ways.

This event is part of the Point Zero Forum (PZF), a policy-technology dialogue taking place from 1-3 July 2024 in Zurich, Switzerland. Interested participants may register for the event in the PZF website.


13:30 - 14:00 Registration
14:00 - 14:50

Panel discussion: Privacy enhancing technologies: policy and technical trade-offs

Moderated by Cecilia Skingsley, Head BIS Innovation Hub


  • Evin McMullen, Co-Founder & CEO, Disco.xyz

  • Fabian Schaer, University of Basel

  • Jiaying Jiang, Levin College of Law - University of Florida

  • Thomas Moser, Alternate Member of the Governing Boardof the Swiss National Bank
14:50 - 17:00 

Project showcases and demos

17:00 - 18:00 Networking and drinks