November 23rd, 2017
BE PART OF
November 23rd, 2017 in Vienna
FINTECHMATTERS - the European FinTech Ecosystem Summit and Business Matchmaking Platform. We connect innovators, corporates, investors, opinion leaders and the frontrunners of the European FinTech Ecosystems in order to generate international collaboration and business integration.
We connect leading innovators, corporates, service providers, institutional and private investors based on their needs and interests. A great experience and short-cut for all who want to find new investment opportunities, business partnerships and clients.
What are the current trends, niches and bubbles of the FinTech industry? Besides topics like Digital Banking, Regulation, Payment, Blockchain and Cyber Security, we will talk about ICO Funds, Platformification, AI, Data Analytics and more.
European FinTech Ecosystems
Ecosystem influencers and decision makers share insights about needs, upcoming initiatives and future trends in their ecosystems. Exchange best practices how to grow an Ecosystem and launch cross-country-projects.
10:00 REGISTRATION & ICEBREAKERS
10:30 INTRODUCTION & KEYNOTE
by Meaghan Johnson & Karl Pfister-Kraxner
11:00 INNOVATOR INSIGHTS
Leading innovators of the European Fintech Ecosystems present their solutions and share their vision for the future of the financial services industry.
12:30 LUNCH BREAK
13:30 EMERGING DISRUPTIONS IN FINTECH & UNBANKING
Experts share insights about why an increasing number of non-banks challenges the incumbents in the financial services industry.
14:30 INNOVATIVE BANKING
Corporates and accelerators present their FinTech initiatives and share insights about their learnings, best practices and challenges
15:30 INNOVATIVE FINANCE – PANEL DISCUSSION
How the blockchain, tokens and cryptos will shape the future of the financial industry.
16:30 ECOSYSTEM INSIGHTS
European FinTech associations present their ecosystems and share insights about local trends, collaboration and growth opportunities.
17:30 BUSINESS SPEED DATING
Giuded matchmaking sessions between you and your next business partner.
19:00 NETWORKING DINNER
"FinTech Group AG is one of the leading providers of innovative financial technologies in Europe. FinTechMatters is a great platform that enables participants to get to know and interact with such prominent players and innovators in the financial technology ecosystem." Robert Ulm
FinTech Group Bank AG
"We were able to attend highly interesting talks, panels, discussions and speed-dating sessions. We also made valuable contacts during the event, which opened up new business opportunities for us. One of the best events we have visited in recent years – kudos!" Stephan Simmang
FinTech Group AG
"Building up a successful FinTech ecosystem and connecting it internationally takes time and efforts. We have achieved a lot in Frankfurt in the last years and are looking forward to connect with others." Jochen Biedermann
Frankfurt Main Finance
"The Barbarians are here and they are friendly! Financial Institutions and Fintechs cooperation can result in trully disruptive offering - still the cooperation models are to be developed." Marek Chlebicki
“We work with FinTechs to overcome regulatory challenges, so they have the space they need to operate and innovate. Let’s share best practices and look at the matters from a creative perspective at FinTechMatters.” Michael Jünemann
“As an entrepreneur and investor, I believe we experience disruption of the financial landscape. We have a chance to use technology for better customer experiences, better products and eventually a better ecosystem and a stronger economy. That’s why I co-founded Fintech Austria and we strongly support initiatives like FinTechMatters.” Stefan Kalteis
"FinTech Community is rapidly growing in the DACH region and we see increasing need to connect major players also on CEE level. Financial institutions are keen to onboard trusted partners to be prepared for the implementation of PSD2, while new technologies such as machine learning and chatbots will be key for future interactions with customers. FinTechMatters is a platform connecting those players and we are proud to co-host such event." Philipp Kinsky
"FinTechs are technology companies, showing the way how future financial services will be provided and how banks need to transform from traditional banking to digital banking. PSD2, APIs and Open Banking will start to shift the banking landscape and prompt banking platform models filled by FinTechs. FinTechMatters is a very good opportunity to collaborate." Thomas Labenbacher
“We at CEE FinTech are enthusiastic to create powerful and innovative fintech ecosystem of Central Eastern Europe. FinTechMatters is a good opportunity to connect with ecosystem players and creators." Zsombor Imre