Banks around the world are looking to simlify domain architectures and application integration as a means to reduce costs and deliver more competitive products. Discover how your banking application environment can evolve with BIAN to address these needs through the adoption of industry standards for application integration.


BIAN series of Webinars will continue in September 2020!


July 28, 2020

Adoption of BIAN APIs in Day-to-Day development by USA Based Bank, PNC

In this webinar, PNC Bank will discuss how they have adopted the use of the BIAN Service Landscape and BIAN APIs in their approach to modern software development. This will include an overview of how BIAN has been integrated into the bank as a whole as well as how it is used in their day-to-day delivery.

July 14, 2020

BIAN Coreless Bank initiative aims to promote a more efficient and effective approach to modernising banking software

In this 1-hour webinar we will provide you an insight in the construct of the PoC and he will demo the software and some of the technology participants will share their lessons learned.

July 9, 2020

BIAN Certifcation by Van Haren – Recording

July 1, 2020

Introduction to the BIAN Landscape and some testimonials of BIAN implementations

In this webinar BIAN will briefly make you familiar with the Banking Industry Reference Architecture. An overview of the BIAN artifacts and what it can be used for, the most important concept, the Service Domain will be explained.

June 29, 2020

Global Open Banking Initiatives and the added value of the BIAN Open Standards

An introduction to Open Banking around the world, classifying them into Regulatory-Mandated, Regulatory-Encouraged and Market-Driven initiatives, looking at the common trends in terms of Financial Institutions and Products in scope, Consent Management and Technical Security Standards, also highlighting how the BIAN open standards can be used to leverage these initiatives to drive innovation.

June 15, 2020

BIAN & ACTUS PoC – The Power of Algorithmic Financial Contracts

In the webinar we will cover the lessons learned mapping ACTUS to BIAN, demonstrate the PoC and discuss some of the powerful insights and perspectives the ACTUS algorithmic data can support looking beyond the examples of the PoC. The analytical engine for the PoC is provided by Ariadne Business Analytics.

Creating BIAN’s Financial Industry Data Model

June 8, 2020

In this webinar we will introduce the BIAN Way of creating Financial Industry Data Models.

BIAN & ArchiMate®; a focus on Information Architecture

May 11, 2020

ArchiMate is the standard language Enterprise Architects express their Architecture in.
It was a logical step for BIAN to use ArchiMate as the notation to describe the Service Landscape and underlying materials.

Implementing the BIAN Specifications by using the Semantic API User Guide

April 29, 2020

The webinar presents the key content and highlight changes, enhancements and extensions made to the BIAN standard in the latest revision.

November 20, 2018

BIAN Takes A Big Step Toward The Promise Of Standard Banking APIs by delivering the first wave of their Open API’s to the Financial Services Industry.

How Capability Thinking can help Architect Banking

July 11, 2018

Is Ecosystem the new hype or is it here to stay? And if so, what does it entail and how could banks use the underlying philosophy?

Semantic APIs, as defined by the BIAN 5.0 Landscape

November 21, 2016 Download presentation The Service Landscape 5.0 release is being coordinated with the publication of the BIAN semantic API guidelines. These describe how the high level semantic BIAN…

BIAN Service Landscape 5.0 provides a foundation for open APIs

November 16, 2016 Download presentation With Service Landscape (SL) 5.0, BIAN has significantly expanded the business model to better represent a loosely coupled network of service dependencies. Every Service Domain…

Modelling future financial industry networks/ecosystems using an enhanced BIAN model

December 8, 2015 External drivers like digitization, changing customer behaviour, and specialization force traditional financial institutions to break up their value chains. Additionally, new players from outside the industry (non-banks)…

Leveraging BIAN in an RFI/RFP Process

May 27, 2015 There are many ways BIAN provides value to the Financial Services Industry. In this webinar we will show how a bank and software providers use the BIAN…

How to ‘cloud-enable’ the banking industry by using the BIAN Service Landscape

September 23, 2014 The cloud is everywhere, and yet for most banks its adoption and impact has been limited. The cloud may be considered as one option for accessing ‘infrastructure’…

BIAN Service Landscape 3.0 – Webinar

April 15, 2014 The new release of our industry standard framework contains over 180 business scenarios for banks. Developed by BIAN’s international network of leading banks, banking software developers and…

Webinar: Implementing BIAN Service Domains using the IFX Business Message Specification

December 16, 2013 BIAN and the IFX Forum are pleased to demonstrate how their respective standards can be mapped to a bank’s current IT landscape and using the standards together…

Integrating the TOGAF® Standard with the BIAN Service Landscape

November 18, 2013 The Webinar focus on the recently published White Paper: “Integrating the TOGAF® Standard with the BIAN Service Landscape” by Paul Bonnie, ING, Thomas Obitz, KPMG LLP (UK).…

Bank Case Studies Webinar by Scotiabank and Credit Suisse

October 16, 2013 There are many ways BIAN provides value to the Banking Community. We are pleased to have 2 of our members, Credit Suisse and Scotiabank, share how they…

BIAN sets the standard for rapidly developing banking channels to build upon!

July 2, 2013 – With the explosion of e-banking, mobile banking and social media, Channels is one of the most interesting workgroups within the BIAN Organisation! In this Channels Webinar,…

BIAN Service Landscape 2.0

February 26, 2013 – Hans Tesselaar, BIAN Executive Director and Guy Rackham, BIAN Project Architect lead through the Webinar and give you a deep insight and introduction to the BIAN…

Collaboration between BIAN & TOGAF

February 14, 2012 – There are synergies in using BIAN in combination with TOGAF, an open industry consensus framework and method for enterprise architecture. When applying TOGAF in a banking…

The BIAN Service Landscape as a Reference Model for SAP

August 10, 2011 – Based on the publication of the BIAN Service Landscape 1.5, Jens-Peter Jensen, Chief Solution Architect, Financial Services at SAP highlights the role of BIAN in the…

BIAN Service Landscape 1.5

July 20, 2011 – The BIAN Service Landscape 1.5 is a comprehensive set of semantic specifications defining unique and discrete business recognizable IT capabilities. The BIAN Service Landscape presents a…

Standardization of Lending Services: A Peek Inside

June 29, 2011 – Simplify integration and reduce technology costs: Standardization paves the way for easier reuse of functions in heterogeneous environments. Anjali Joglekar, Product Manager in the Product Group…

BIAN Working Group Party

May 24, 2011 – Jörg Wiederspohn, Senior Development Architect in the area of Master Data, SAP AG and Chairman of the BIAN Working Group Business Partner give an insight on…

Making SOA Mature: BIAN helps Credit Suisse to improve its IT

April 19, 2011 – Claus Hagen, Head of Integration Architecture, Credit Suisse gives an overview of Credit Suisse’s experiences with applying SOA on the enterprise level and how they have…

BIAN Introduction and Why ING joined BIAN

March 23, 2011 – The Chairman of BIAN, Steve van Wyk, Chief Technology Officer ING Group, Head of Operations & Information Technology Banking and Karin Fischenbeck, Secretary General of BIAN…