See how the startup ecosystem is responding to the consequences of the pandemic. Learn about new innovations that are supporting customers today. Find the technologies and connections to keep you relevant tomorrow.1100+ senior attendees. Over 50% from financial institutions. 30+ demoers. 100+ speakers. Hundreds of meetings. A quality of audience and breadth of insights you only find at Finovate.Why a digital event?
Fintech innovation doesn’t wait and you shouldn’t have to either. Moving FinovateSpring to a digital event in 2021 allows organizations to move their business forward and stay up to date despite the unpredictability of travel plans due to COVID-19.
Every aspect of the program was reassessed for a virtual event to ensure the digital experience will deliver maximum value. Day 1, the Conversation Starter, will be devoted to interactive roundtables allowing you to meet our expert speaker face-to-face and discuss the issues at the top of your agenda. Days 2 & 3 will be a mixture of demos, interviews, keynotes and panels. Day 4, FinDEVr, will allow you to meet and interact with the developers creating the latest fintech solutions from companies like Instnt, Finicity, LoanPro and more!
What to expect
A program that works around the attendees. Sessions are spread across 4 days so that content is more manageable for digital consumption. Access all keynotes, fireside chats and panel discussions live or on-demand*.
Networking, interaction and a socially engaged digital experience. Meetings scheduled all 4 days, 24 hours a day, to accommodate all time zones. Engage with speakers in person and in real-time on our new interactive event platform. Other networking opportunities include 1-to-1 meetings, virtual meet-ups, interactive Q&A with the speakers and your peers plus the ability to arrange impromptu meetings.
30+ product demos
Finovate is known for spotlighting new fintech innovations from seed-stage startups to established leaders. And for FinovateSpring 2021, this will happen virtually.
Hand-selected companies demo — not just pitch — their services and solutions for the financial industry in 8 minutes. That way, attendees can see how the tech works and if it’s the right fit for their organizations.
After each demo session, join the demo speakers for live Q&A and chat moderated by Finovate. Want to see who’s already been selected to demo this May?
100+ innovators respond to the current climate in 2021
Leave no stone unturned. All spheres of financial services will be covered in depth by industry experts from financial institutions, fintechs, investors, analysts and solutions providers.
With an unparalleled range of perspectives from across the fintech ecosystem, hear how financial services has been affected by COVID-19 and how the pandemic is fast-tracking innovation and adoption of new technologies. The cutting edge sessions will give you real insights into what these unprecedented times mean for the industry in the months and years ahead.
Meet a global audience of 1100+ senior attendees from across the fintech industry – 50%+ from financial institutions.
Connect directly to innovators behind the most exciting tech in finance. Meet fintechs, platform players, financial institutions, regulators and investors redefining the future of financial services around the world.
Networking measured in quality and quantity
Network, connect, collaborate.
In times of unprecedented change, staying connected and making connections is more important than ever. And networking is at the heart of our digital platform. Plus, by going digital you have an even greater ability to meet more people.
Create personalized profiles, send messages, arrange virtual meetings, and interact with speakers and fellow attendees in live chat, Q&A and polls.
FinDEVr – NEW FOR 2021!
Finovate’s techfin event focused on the developer side of fintech is happening May 13 as part of FinovateSpring.
In 15-minute TECHTalks, companies will debut technologies, share use cases, and explore thought leadership from the perspective of developers, IT execs, software architects, designers, and other technologists. Following the TECHTalks, deep dive workshops allow you to engage with products and solutions and the developers who created them.
Who will you hear from? Instnt, Finicity, and LoanPro. More announced each week!
Register now for only $99.
Early-stage fintech startups can attend for a fraction of the full fee!
Connect with our influential audience, hear from experts on what should be at the top of your mind, and see demos of fully-baked fintech rolling out of workshops around the world. All for just $299.
Startup Booster tickets are for fintech and tech startups who are less than 5 years old and raised less than $5M USD. Limited availability.
If you’re a director/head/SVP/C-level from a financial institution, you can attend FinovateSpring Digital 2021 for free!
A community, designed for banks, credit unions, insurance/reinsurance companies and investment companies to foster business relationships with the most senior industry players and create environments for networking and peer-led benchmarking.
FinovateFall is one of a series of conferences focusing on financial technology (fintech). The event includes demonstrations of new fintech products, networking opportunities and approximately 120 speakers. Although the agenda for this year has yet to be announced, the 2020 agenda included sessions such as Keynote presentations by Pablos Holman, inventor at the Intellectual Ventures Lab; Sarika Sangwan, Global Head of strategy and marketing at Pinterest; and a panel discussion of post-Covid innovation. Details regarding an option to participate virtually are under development.
Background on Organizer: The Finovate Group, a US-based research firm, began offering events on innovation in the banking and fintech sectors in 2007. It is part of InformaConnect, a UK-based research and events firm.
Cost: The full fee to attend is USD 1,899. A “demo days” pass, priced at USD 1,499, covers attendance on September 13 and September 14. The “conference day” pass, priced at USD 899, applies to the proceedings on September 15. Discounts are available for groups, representatives of government and those from eligible fintech companies.
Event Website: https://informaconnect.com/finovatefall/
For more information, you may email register[at]informaconnect.com or – when in the US – call +1 888 670 8200. Regarding speaking opportunities, you may contact Laura Maxwell-Bernier at Laura.MaxwellBernier[at]informa.com or +44 0 20 7017 7149.
By Harriet Ritchie, Research Associate
Sources and Additional Resources
MicroCapital coverage of FinovateEurope; February 11-13, 2020; Berlin, Germany
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