Washington D.C. | May 11-14, 2020

2020 High Level Agenda

= Banknote Discussion Centers

= Expert Panel Discussions

= Technical Presentations

= Concurrent Session

Monday, May 11, 2020

9:00 am – 6:00 pm Delegate Check-in Open
10:00 am – 12:00 pm Bureau of Engraving and Printing Tour
Optional tour open to all Banknote delegates. Must be pre-registered. Please plan on departing on one of the earliest buses if you would like to return in time for the Technology Ideation Workshop at 12:00 pm.)
12:00 pm – 2:15 pm Technology Ideation Workshop
(Optional. Must pre-register.)
2:00 pm – 7:30 pm Exhibit Lounge Open
2:30 pm – 3:00 pm Conference Welcome and Introduction
by Shaun Ferrari and Roland Costa, Conference Co-Chairs
3:00 pm – 3:20 pm

Welcome and Opening Presentation

3:20 pm – 3:40 pm IACA Award Announcements
3:40 pm – 4:15 pm Coffee Break in the Exhibit Lounge
3:50 pm – 4:10 pm Banknote Discussion Center
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm Expert Panel Discussion I
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Welcome Reception in the Exhibit Lounge

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

8:00 am – 9:00 am Continental Breakfast in the Exhibit Lounge
8:00 am – 7:00 pm Exhibit Lounge Open
9:00 am – 10:15 am Expert Panel Discussion II
10:15 am – 11:15 am Coffee Break in the Exhibit Lounge
10:40 am – 11:00 am Banknote Discussion Center
11:15 am – 12:15 pm Technical Presentation Session I


12:15 pm – 1:45 pm Lunch in the Exhibit Lounge
12:40 pm – 1:20 pm Banknote Discussion Center
1:45 pm – 3:15 pm

Concurrent Special Interest Session I
Track 1: Special Topic Deep-Dive
Track 2: Polymer Users Summit (Central Banks only)

3:15 pm – 4:15 pm Coffee Break in the Exhibit Lounge
3:40 pm – 4:00 pm Banknote Discussion Center
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm Expert Panel Discussion III
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cocktail Reception in the Exhibit Lounge

Wednesday, May 13, 2020


8:00 am – 9:00 am Continental Breakfast in the Exhibit Lounge
8:00 am – 7:00 pm Exhibit Lounge Open
9:00 am – 10:15 am Expert Panel Discussion IV
10:15 am – 11:15 am Coffee Break in the Exhibit Lounge
10:30am – 10:50am Banknote Discussion Center
11:15 am – 12:15 pm Technical Presentation Session II
12:15 pm – 1:45 pm Lunch in the Exhibit Lounge
12:55 pm – 1:40 pm Banknote Discussion Center
1:45 pm – 3:15 pm Expert Panel Discussion V
3:15 pm – 4:15 pm Coffee Break in Exhibit Lounge
3:40 pm – 4:00 pm Banknote Discussion Center
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm Expert Panel Discussion VI
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cocktail Reception in the Exhibit Lounge

Thursday, May 14, 2020

8:00 am – 9:00 am Continental Breakfast in Exhibit Lounge
8:00 am – 11:15 am Exhibit Lounge Open
9:00 am – 10:00 am Technical Presentation Session III
10:00 am – 11:00 am Coffee Break in the Exhibit Lounge
10:40am – 11:00am Banknote Discussion Center
11:00 am – 12:15 pm Expert Panel Discussion VII
12:15 pm – 12:30 pm Closing Remarks

Banknote Technical Achievement Award Announcement

Banknote Conference Experience Award
1:30 pm – 4:00 pm IBDA Workshop (Optional. Additional fee of $400. Must pre-register and space is limited.)
1:30 pm – 4:30 pm Tour of Washington, DC (Optional. Must pre-register, $43 per person.)

Agenda subject to change.