Appearances in T.V, Radio, Podcasts and other media, This section is not including the lectures that were recorded or broadcast.

Portrait Michael Salmony


Salmony as Chair of Public Hearing on “How can we make the most of the opportunities presented by innovation?” for the European Commission’s Green Paper on Retail Financial Services with Lord Hill and 500 invited members at European Parliament March 2016


Salmony at ECB Conference 2017

1968 starred in “Gentlemen von der Stange” – TV programme broadcast in Germany and Switzerland about British education (Boarzell, King’s Canterbury, Eton, Cambridge) by Westdeutscher Rundfunk, Cologne

1980s spoken various roles in “Five o’Clock Special” – English language radio series by Süddeutscher Rundfunk, Stuttgart

16.05.94 “Licht im Interaktiven Daten-Tunnel” Radiointerview Kirche im Privatfunk

25.04.94 “Zukunft der Kommunikationstechniken” Presseöffentliches Fachgespräch mit SPD Bayern

01.09.94 “Interaktives Fernsehen” – Persönliche Radiosendung “SDR3 Leute” (Audio below)

16.06.94 “Gehört der Film schon ins Museum ?” Podiumsdiskussion, Südwestfunk, Filmtage Tübingen

11.08.94 “Elektronische Medien” Radiointerview SDR3 Schaufenster

20.09.94 “Neue Medien in Baden-Württemberg” Übertragene Podiumsdiskussion Stuttgart

04.10.94 “Technische und nicht-technische Voraussetzungen für Interaktives Fernsehen” Film- und Fernsehproduzenten, Haus der Wirtschaft, Stuttgart

02.02.95 “Interactive TV as seen from the Information Processing Industry”at Imagina, “Virtual Society and Information Highways”, Monte Carlo shown on French, German, Italian TV

20.02.95 “Interaktives Fernsehen” Intendanz Südwestfunk, Baden-Baden

08.03.00 “Green Card – The IT Personell Market in Germany” Interview with BBC World Service

10.07.00 Strategische Allianz DG BANK/Siemens zu E-Commerce Presseerklärung, Vortrag zum strategischen Hintergrund

22.08.00 Interview Financial Times Deutschland “Banken suchen ihre Position auf Internet-Marktplätzen” (s. 16)

10.01.01 Interview Financial Times Deutschland “3 Banken Modell – Vertriebsbank Szenarien” (s. 20)

11.06.01 Pressekonferenz mit Parl. Staatssekretärin Wolf im Bundesministerium für Forschung und Technologie  zur Ergebnispräsentation von “DASIT – Datenschutz in Telediensten”, Berlin Berichtet in Handelsblatt, Focus, Spiegel, c’t, VDI usw.

24.01.03 Interview zu Strukturreformen in der Finanzdienstleistungsindustrie in “Who-is-Who in eFinance” durch whois Verlag

23.10.03 Podiumsdiskussion der Systems zu Industrialisierung des Bankgeschäfts – Sourcing und Technologiestrategien als Erfolgsfaktoren. Mit Vorständen (HP, Siemens, Mircosoft, Accenture, Audi, Springer, Premiere), MdBs, Tom Groth, Thomas Middelhoff. Übertragen in n-tv und live im Internet.

4.02.04 TV-Interview durch T-mobile zu Business und Privatanwendung von Konvergenten Endgeräten (Smart-Phone, PDA, Laptop, Konsolen) über Mobile Hochgeschwindigkeitsnetze (W-LAN, GPRS, UMTS)

13.2.06 Radio Interview durch NDR zum Thema ePayments in Europa insb. zum neuen Verfahren Giropay in NDRinfo – Das Infomagazin zu Wirtschaft & Soziales

9.8.07 Financial Times Deutschland Bericht über Vortrag “Innovationen überrollen den Markt” (s. 18)

18.1.07 EC E-Invoicing Group Members named First news report of many that the European Commission has named members of its Expert Group on Electronic Invoicing to develop a European Electronic Invoicing Framework by 2009

May 2008 Clicking the Bank Account to Buy Article by Dan Balaban in Cards & Payments quoting Michael Salmony

May 2009 “The Market needs future proof solutions” – article with Benjamin Syrbe in B&F Payments Magazine, quoting M. Salmony

November 2009 iTunes Podcast Interview with Dave Birch, Hyperion Consult (Audio below)


March 2009 interview with Dan Balaban “Cards & Payments Magazine” on the Payment Services Directive and how it will open up markets in Europe to non-banks

Cambridge Science Festival 2009: VoxPop webTV recording and Question broadcast on BBC Radio4 Home Planet

Video extract of speech on cash at Moscow Plus Forum, Nov 2011

Video interview on Innovation Management: “A more systematic way to bring successful innovations in payments” at Dec 2011 CBI Conference following Keynote speech at opening session at the main Italian event for the whole international community of financial services, ABI convention centre, Milan

Video interview on EPCA Brussels and Global Payment Summit Singapore 2013

Video interview on Finextra on Financial Innovation from NACHA Payments Innovation Alliance meeting Barcelona 2015, also shown by Equens

M. Salmony promotion by Equens 2014

Live Webinar invitation by e-finance&paymentslaw&policy Cecile Park Publishing on why Blockchain is overhyped, and how the billions Europe is investing in real-time payments may actually pay off, 2016

Live stream of European Commission’s Public Hearing on the Green Paper on Retail Financial Services on Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union, with Lord Hill and of 500 invited members at the European Parliament, Brussels.

Video, Michael Salmony leading  panel on Innovation

“Blockchain – not for payments ?” in LinkedIn with 500 views in first week

Video interview at Future of Payments, Amsterdam 2017. and another: “PSD2 will change the world and unleash third party creativity in banking – interview Michael Salmony” with blog about my talk and scripted video interview

Video of GSMA High Level round table on FinTech, European Internet Forum, Brussels 2017
Invited by The Telegraph’s Director of Programming for a filmed thought leadership interview on “The Digital Transformation” on Blockchain not for Payments, Sept 2018

Podcast with figo in PaymentAndBanking on „Open Banking – looking beyond PSD2″
announced in tweet and Michael called “personifizierte Cool Brittania”

Massive Social Media promotions (my talk, payment technology) for New Scientist Live 2019

Interviewed by Blockchain Media at New Scientist Live 2019 on Technology and Society

equensWorldine CMO Alessandro Baroni Finextra SIBOS 2019 interview “Identity is bigger than payments”

Cited by EPA Emerging Payments Association whitepaper ‘unleashing the potential of open banking’ 2020

Interview as leading industry expert by Consult Hyperion for Emerging Payments Association “Banking on Open Payments” report

Interviewed by Celent for 2020 for report on “Barriers to adoption of Open Banking in Europe”

Video interview by head of Emerging Payments and Business Development in Citi’s Treasury and Trade Solutions on the business and payments landscape post Covid. “As articulate and thoughtful as always”. Promoted by Citi as kicking off Citi’s series on what “the most insightful people in the world” say about the future of payments. Republished on LinkedIn and Twitter by equensWorldline

Interview by New Money Review on developments in digital finance, payments, innovation “breaking the grip of the platforms”

Interview by  Frankfurt School of Finance & Management on “Banks’ Strategic Options in the Light of PSD2 – A Value Chain Analysis””

Hard Talk on Market- vs Regulatory-driven Open Banking with Paul Brisk, Indonesia

Embarking on Open Banking across the World, MENA