What's on 2019

FinTech Connect is where large teams from financial institutions go to assess the latest innovations that will underpin their next phase of transformation, and where fintechs come to accelerate dialogues with digital buyers with responsibility across digital transformation, payments, financial security, regtech and blockchain.



6 STREAM CONFERENCE

FinTech Connect featured 5 individual conferences and 6 streams, offering a laser focus on the biggest developments and areas of innovation across digital transformation, payments, financial security, regtech, blockchain and startup growth.


40 TECHNOLOGY DEMOS

The Startup LaunchPad, powered by Phrontier, is a dedicated networking and demo space designed for 40+ early and growth-stage fintech startups to showcase their exciting new tech and solutions where FIs can scope out the latest innovations. See the 2019 startups.


TAILORED NETWORKING

With over 6,000 fintech professionals in attendance at FinTech Connect 2019, there was no better opportunity to make new connections. Attendees got the chance to drill down on the exact profile of person they wanted to meet via the Official FinTech Connect App.




200 EXHIBITORS

Attendees connected with fintech’s most innovative technology providers on the exhibition floor, from long-standing industry heavyweights to bright and agile new start-ups. The 2019 edition saw a record number of exhibitors joining from all corners of the fintech world.
View 2019 exhibitors.


FOUNDERS FORUM

On Day One of the event, the FinTech Founders Forum brought together CxOs and founders from trailblazing fintechs and scaleups to discuss and debate the challenges of entering hyper growth. The day covered the challenges of leadership, financial modelling & infrastructure, and cultivating culture. See more


FINTECH UNPLUGGED

At the end of Day Two, attendees enjoyed a drink with colleagues and listened to a live recording of FinTech Unplugged. Once again, we teamed up with this disruptive fintech podcast to interview leading financial services stalwarts live on stage.




VIP AREA

The VIP Lounge is a VIP-only area designed to offer the ultimate networking experience where you meet with the key players in financial services. If you’re a C-Level decision maker from a financial institution and want a place to conduct business meetings in a private area, alongside a host of additional benefits, you will be able to apply for a VIP pass.


CRYPTOCURRENCY ON APP

All registered delegates used the Official FinTech Connect App before and during the event, to mine cryptocurrency which they used redeem prizes at the official FinTech Connect on-site shop.


MASTERCLASSES

The free to attend Masterclasses offered two days of interactive workshops led by some of the technology and banking leaders who are at the coalface of digital transformation. See more.


FINTECH POWER 50

The Fintech Power 50 promotes partnerships and collaboration among those who are transforming financial services. Attendees met their current and future cohorts (including Bud, Burgopak, Form 3, Currency Cloud, Jumio & more) at the members lounge to discuss potential opportunities.




MEDIA LOUNGE

The Media Lounge is a space for journalists, editors or their guests only. Attendees will be able to book meetings with media representatives via the official FinTech Connect App.


QUANTX CONFERENCE

QuantX was a half-day event curated by Quant Network with an audience of 100 industry professionals from across the fintech and blockchain space. It brought together bright minds to generate conversations that matter about blockchains adoption and integration into the world and the positive impact interoperability will have.