New Partners, New Format
This year, we mixed it up with new partners, a new format and new content– A great combination of keynotes, hands-on discussions, startup demos and networking, presented by Next Bank.
NYC Tomorrow’s Transactions Unconference
We partnered with NYPAY and Consult Hyperion to include in our day the 4th annual NYC Tomorrow’s Transactions Unconference, a mix of thought-provoking leadership talks and open space discussions on topics chosen by the attendees
If you’re not familiar with this immersive, participative format, a Forbes article recently called unconferences a better way to unleash creative ideas.
BBVA Open Talent Competition
We also included the North American finals of the BBVA Open Talent Competition, now in its 7th year of creating lasting realtionships with startups to change the world of finance. 20 FinTech startup finalists competed for two grand prize packages.
Presentations and Discussions
Thought provoking discussions with innovators and change makers from inside and outside the industry, included:
- Josh Reich, Co-Founder and CEO, Simple
- Matt Harris, Managing Director, Bain Capital Ventures
- Jay Reinemann, Executive Director, BBVA Ventures
- Dave Birch, Director, Consult Hyperion
Quotes from Attendees:
“I was thoroughly impressed with the caliber of speakers/attendees”
“I’m still telling people about yesterday’s #FintechX. Best event I have been to in a long while.”
- Innovation leaders
- Product development managers
- Community bank CEOs
- Business line leaders
- Senior and executive managers
- Digital/mobile channel executives
- Customer experience executives
- UX/Design leads
- IT/Technology team members
- Service delivery/service design managers
- FinTech entrepreneurs
- Anyone seeking to create new experiences and revenues
Our members come from banks and FinTech companies of all sizes, from 40 U.S. states and 65 countries on 6 continents.
Last Year’s Event
Finovate is the leading demo-based conference series for new innovation from startups and established companies in the fields of banking and financial technology. Held each year in London, Silicon Valley and New York, the event series offers an insight-packed glimpse of the future of money via a fast-paced, intimate, and unique format. For more information on the FinovateFall event in New York in September, 2015, or to view videos of previous demos, please visit http://fall2015.finovate.com
(Save 20% on any Finovate event tickets by using discount code BIC20!)