EMERGING FINTECH FOR THE REAL ECONOMY
April 17, 2018
Athenee Palace Hilton Bucharest
Rebranded as Emerging Fintech for the Real Economy, this year edition dedicates more space to discussing the latest trends in the technology sector including digital transformation of financial services, AI transformation of the banking sector, fintech funding, regtech, insurtech, cryptocurrencies, blockchain, peer-to-peer lending, trade finance as well as the regulatory landscape.
Dedicated both to established financial services and technology firms, as well as fintech start-ups, the conference aims to bring together banking professionals, fund managers, consultants, regulators, companies’ CEOs and entrepreneurs to discuss the latest developments in the financial technology space. Our moderators encourage both speakers and participants to engage in interactive session, thus creating a live platform for exchanging ideas and debates.
Raffaella TenconiFounder and Head of Research, Ada Economics
Antonia ColibasanuSenior Analyst, Geopolitical Futures
Dragos NeacsuCEO, Erste Asset Management
Peter D’AutryPartner and the Head of the Technology Practice, Pedersen & Partners
Andrius BiceikaHead of Country Managers, Revolut
Johan GabrielsCountry Manager Romania, Ebury
Dóra PetrányiPartner, CEE Managing Director, CMNO, CMS
Charles KerriganPartner, Banking & International Finance Team, CMS London
Cristina ReichmannPartner, Head of Banking, FIS and Structured Finance, CMS
Razvan ButucaruPartner, Audit & Financial Advisory Services, Mazars Romania
Peter RiedelHead of Distressed Investments, Debitos
James SandersProject Manager & Startup Coach, F10 Incubator & Accelerator
Adrian CighiCo-founder, Pago
Florin CioacaCo-founder & CEO, Traderion
Dorin Alexandru BadeaExecutive Director, Head of Capital Markets, Treasury and Financial Institutions EximBank Romania
Registration and Welcome Coffee
Opening Session: Romania and the CEE – local and regional views
Geopolitical map in 2018. Macroeconomic trends, monetary policy and fiscal constraints.
Main fintech trends to watch in 2018 and their impact on the real economy.
Will AI solve the demographic problem? The emerging role of AI in financial services.
How will fintech transform the financial sector? Threats and opportunities of fintech innovation in the banking sector. Fintech acquisitions versus internal innovation.
Plenary Session I: Digital transformation in financial services – hosted by CMS
Regtech – leveraging technologies to help businesses comply with regulations efficiently and inexpensively.
Digital transformation in banking and financial services.
Transformation of SME's landing process in fintech era.
Private Equity view on fintech developments.
Blockchain in financial services. Technologies that are shaping the financial services’ future.
Big data analytics – the base for fintech strategy.
Crypto-Currencies – implication and regulations.
Plenary Session II: Innovation and technology for financial services
Insuretech – simplifying and improving the insurance industry.
Robo-advisors and their impact on financial services offer.
Fintech companies - challenges and opportunities for financial services sector.
Payments transformation with fintech and blockchain.
Fintech and AI transformation of the banking sector.
Low level of financial education - blessing in disguise?
Where is Romania on innovation of investment practices map?
Particularities of Romanian financial market, inspiring to innovate.
€ 99 + VAT
Early booking (CLOSED) until March 16, 2018
€ 119 + VAT
Group booking minimum 2 participants
€ 129 + VAT
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