Join us for the Fintech Focus theme to inspire change in Fintech for women, and other minority groups, whilst empowering the community through game-changing content.

Through a mixture of panels and presentations we will explore the opportunities to come from the growth of Fintech's global investment, and the new technologies emerging to support this expansion. Attendees will also have the opportunity to examine the challenges the sector faces as female founded startups are still vastly underfunded leaving a huge area of potential for increased growth.

What to look out for

Fintech for Good  
Sustainable finance  
New technologies  
Security and cybercrime  

Sessions include

Thu 15 Oct

11:35 - 12:35

Fintech for Social Good

Ralph Benson

Co-Founder and Head of Financial Advice @ Moneycube

Fintech services are changing the way consumers view their finances to help solve many of ...

Fintech services are changing the way consumers view their finances to help solve many of society’s biggest issues such as financial inclusion and debt. By building a product with the customer in mind from the offset, how is fintech using technology to help consumers manage their money better?

Key takeaways include:

  • Utilising technology as an opportunity to change consumer habits towards finance
  • Understand how putting the customer first will have the potential to increase brand loyalty

Thu 15 Oct

11:35 - 12:35

Fintech for Social Good

Ralph Benson

Co-Founder and Head of Financial Advice @ Moneycube

Fintech services are changing the way consumers view their finances to help solve many of ...

Fintech services are changing the way consumers view their finances to help solve many of society’s biggest issues such as financial inclusion and debt. By building a product with the customer in mind from the offset, how is fintech using technology to help consumers manage their money better?

Key takeaways include:

  • Utilising technology as an opportunity to change consumer habits towards finance
  • Understand how putting the customer first will have the potential to increase brand loyalty
 

Thu 15 Oct

13:30 - 14:30

Monitoring Criminal Activities in a Digital Age

Mobile-first banks and cryptocurrencies are becoming the driving force behind the move towards a ...

Mobile-first banks and cryptocurrencies are becoming the driving force behind the move towards a completely cashless society, but historically, regulators and policymakers are slow to respond to new innovation. As the new regulation moves to enforce Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Counter-Terrorist Financing (CTF) how can financial services prevent criminal activity while protecting their customers privacy?

Key takeaways include:

  • Understand the benefits of a Central Bank for Digital Currency
  • How new regulation will impact the privacy of consumers

Thu 15 Oct

13:30 - 14:30

Monitoring Criminal Activities in a Digital Age

Mobile-first banks and cryptocurrencies are becoming the driving force behind the move towards a ...

Mobile-first banks and cryptocurrencies are becoming the driving force behind the move towards a completely cashless society, but historically, regulators and policymakers are slow to respond to new innovation. As the new regulation moves to enforce Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Counter-Terrorist Financing (CTF) how can financial services prevent criminal activity while protecting their customers privacy?

Key takeaways include:

  • Understand the benefits of a Central Bank for Digital Currency
  • How new regulation will impact the privacy of consumers
 

Thu 15 Oct

15:40 - 16:10

Transparent and Ethical AI Usage for Financial Services

Reserved for Event Partners

Artificial intelligence has the opportunity to transform the financial services and automate ...

Artificial intelligence has the opportunity to transform the financial services and automate decision making services based on data input. However if not implemented properly in line with pre-existing systems and in line with regulation, AI may cause more harm to the customer than good.

Key takeaways include:

  • Understand the safe and secure routes to implementing AI
  • Learn what data is required for fair and accurate responses

Thu 15 Oct

15:40 - 16:10

Transparent and Ethical AI Usage for Financial Services

Reserved for Event Partners

Artificial intelligence has the opportunity to transform the financial services and automate ...

Artificial intelligence has the opportunity to transform the financial services and automate decision making services based on data input. However if not implemented properly in line with pre-existing systems and in line with regulation, AI may cause more harm to the customer than good.

Key takeaways include:

  • Understand the safe and secure routes to implementing AI
  • Learn what data is required for fair and accurate responses
 

Thu 15 Oct

16:15 - 16:45

Tackling Climate Change Through Responsible Banking

Reserved for Event Partners

Set out by the UN, the Principles of Responsible Banking provides the framework for financial ...

Set out by the UN, the Principles of Responsible Banking provides the framework for financial institutions of any size to demonstrate how their products are contributing to solving one of society’s biggest threats. With growing consumer pressure on CEOs of the largest corporations to address their ESG criteria, how can financial services contribute to slowing the effects of climate change?

Key takeaways include:

  • Understand the benefits of green bonds and learn how to gain stakeholder buy-in
  • Learn how fintech and legacy corporations can engage with consumers to consider their climate footprint

Thu 15 Oct

16:15 - 16:45

Tackling Climate Change Through Responsible Banking

Reserved for Event Partners

Set out by the UN, the Principles of Responsible Banking provides the framework for financial ...

Set out by the UN, the Principles of Responsible Banking provides the framework for financial institutions of any size to demonstrate how their products are contributing to solving one of society’s biggest threats. With growing consumer pressure on CEOs of the largest corporations to address their ESG criteria, how can financial services contribute to slowing the effects of climate change?

Key takeaways include:

  • Understand the benefits of green bonds and learn how to gain stakeholder buy-in
  • Learn how fintech and legacy corporations can engage with consumers to consider their climate footprint
 

Thu 15 Oct

16:50 - 17:50

The Future of Payments – Transforming Payments at Lightning Speed

Elena Novokreshchenova

VP, International Europe and APAC @ Remitly

Payment technology is changing rapidly and companies need to be able to adapt. A panel of ...

Payment technology is changing rapidly and companies need to be able to adapt. A panel of payment experts discuss how payments are changing rapidly and how our organizations are creating innovative ways for consumers to pay and move money faster.

Key takeaways include:

  • Learn about how the payments landscape is changing with new ways to pay
  • Learn how changing technology will affect you and your organization
  • Learn what these changes will mean for future cost and security

Thu 15 Oct

16:50 - 17:50

The Future of Payments – Transforming Payments at Lightning Speed

Elena Novokreshchenova

VP, International Europe and APAC @ Remitly

Payment technology is changing rapidly and companies need to be able to adapt. A panel of ...

Payment technology is changing rapidly and companies need to be able to adapt. A panel of payment experts discuss how payments are changing rapidly and how our organizations are creating innovative ways for consumers to pay and move money faster.

Key takeaways include:

  • Learn about how the payments landscape is changing with new ways to pay
  • Learn how changing technology will affect you and your organization
  • Learn what these changes will mean for future cost and security