Fintech events to go to? We are on it!

We are media partners with the best fintech conferences and events around the World. Find the list of our selected events below.

5th NPF & Regtech Leaders Forum | Brussels @ stanhope hotel brussels
Oct 22 – Oct 23 all-day
5th NPF & Regtech Leaders Forum | Brussels @ stanhope hotel brussels

The 5th NPF & Regtech Leaders Forum is taking place at the award-winning Stanhope Hotel in Brussels on 22-23 October 2018.
Participants from Revolut, Global Gaming Group, Belgian Mobile ID, bitFlyer, SWIFT, SAS Ankama Gaming, Colruyt, Blanco Services will be meeting with Industry Experts, Policymakers, Regulators and Tech Innovators to discuss key regulations affecting the industry, upcoming initiatives by the EU Commission regarding payments and consumer financial service, the importance of Fintech, Regtech and Paytech in the new digital transformation era, as well as a showcase of new innovative solutions.
Our Forum is structured to offer all participants a blend of networking activities, serious business talk and loads of in-depth insight, as well as, actionable and practical tools and ideas that can add value to the advancement of your financial transactions, payments and compliance strategies.
To Register: We have allocated to you a 20% discount code which is: RTLF20, please click on our online registration link:
Welcome to The 5th NPF & Regtech Leaders Forum!  #RTLF2018

Disruption Forum London Fintech @ Level39 One Canada Square Canary Wharf London E14 5AB United Kingdom
Oct 23 all-day
Disruption Forum London Fintech @ Level39  One Canada Square  Canary Wharf  London  E14 5AB  United Kingdom

During the Disruption Forum London Fintech, which will take place on 23 October at Level39 in London, we will try to find out what determines whether a fintech product will be a success or a failure.

Meet Our Speakers & Panelists

Our special guests will share the lessons learnt by traditional banks and fintech alike. Who will speak at the event?

  • Tom Eilon, Head of Commercial, Funding Circle
  • Valentina Kristensen, Director, Growth & Communications, OakNorth
  • Youssef Darwich, Head of Operations, Tide

On the top of that our panelist will give tips on how to create a fintech product that people will use daily. Meet our panelists:

  • Chad West, Chief Marketing Officer, Revolut
  • Ben Chisell, Product Director, Starling Bank
  • Yannis Karagiannidis, Head of Growth, Monese
  • Martin Dowson, Head of Customer Labs, Lloyds Banking Group

Disruption Forum: the Idea

Our idea behind Disruption Forum London Fintech is to engage experts who actively shape the fintech landscape in a constructive discussion about creating and growing fintech products. Top-level managers from banks, people from fintech startups, industry influencers, and product people will join the debate to find the answers to fintech’s most nagging questions:

  • How to scale a fintech product?
  • What teams do we need to build and effectively manage a fintech product?
  • What can fintech learn from banks?
  • What can banks learn from fintech?

Disruption Forum – previously in Berlin

It will be the second edition of Disruption Forum organised by Netguru. The first one took place in Berlin and was joined by representatives of companies such as solarisBank, N26, figo, Penta and many more.

During the presentations and discussions, our experts talked about UX design being a vital element of fintech products. They also discussed Blockchain’s impact on the market and tried to predict how the adoption of machine learning, AI, and IoT would transform financial platforms. On top of that, they also debated what implementing the PSD2 would mean for the industry. Read the key takeaways from the Berlin edition of the Disruption Forum here.

‘I think it was one of the best panels I was on over the past two years. It turned out to be a great opportunity to discuss the more or less ‘contradictory beliefs’ of N26 and solarisBank with the help of other smart people’ – said Jörg Howein, Chief Product Officer of solarisBank.

Disruption Forum is a unique event where we hope to get to know, dazzle, and inspire you. It will take place on 23 October 2018, 6 pm in Level39, London. We want to keep it cosy, so the number of admissions is limited.

You’re more than welcome to sign up here.

4 Startup Battles, Venture & Crypto
Oct 23 – Nov 1 all-day
4 Startup Battles, Venture & Crypto

Startup.Network will hold 4 Startup Battles, Venture & Crypto this Fall in the USA!

We’re super pleased to announce this fall the next Startup Battles will take place in the USA again! We have conducted more than 100 investment battles in different countries and it will be our fourth time in US.

And this fall we will conduct 4 Startup Battles, Venture & Crypto in the USA: Boston on October 23rd, New York on October 25th, San Francisco on October 30th, Los Angeles on November 1st.

So you can plan to pitch your startup presentation at 4 events during this one trip!

The Startup Battle, Venture & Crypto is an international competition among the most promising entrepreneurs. Where venture fund members, private investors and crypto backers meet, greet and inspect the investment-attractive startups.

Participation is a great opportunity:

-To raise money from venture funds and private investors are invited to this event

-To find partners and clients in Boston, New York, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, Los Angeles and to establish a startup in one of the most developed markets

-To gain legal and financial consultations and to acquire practical advice from investors and mentors.

If you’re interested in participating, please register your startup and fill out a profile, and then we will send you more information.

See you soon at the Startup Battles, Venture & Crypto!

Crypto Challenge Forum | London @ to be announced
Oct 28 – Oct 30 all-day
Crypto Challenge Forum | London @ to be announced

Crypto Challenge Forum will take place on 28-30 October at the iconic Central Hall Westminster, London connecting global thought leaders, policy makers, investors and startups from all over the world for a 3 day top content event. The forum is expected to be the largest of its kind in Europe.
Non-collocated with any other events, the Forum is 100% dedicated to blockchain and its revolutionary impact on each sphere of human activities. It will feature inspirational keynotes, panel discussions, workshops, fire-side chats, an investors’ hub and a host of networking opportunities.
Split across three tracks, the Forum’s agenda will explore the ways in which blockchain will tranform the world’s economy and finance. It will also highlight its potential for solving environmental issues mankind is facing today thus adding to it a key ethical dimension. Speakers will include some of the world’s most renowned thought leaders and global transformers.
The Forum will abound in a rich networking programme ranging from postconference receptions to private VIP retreats. It will culminate in a big Halloween gala at one of London’s most iconic venues which will feature international celebrities and some of the world’s top classical musicians.

Hong Kong FinTech Week 2018
Oct 29 – Nov 2 all-day
Hong Kong FinTech Week 2018

Meet 8,000 executives and more than 200 speakers from over 50 countries at Hong Kong FinTech Week 2018, from Oct 29 to Nov 2.

FinTech Week is the world’s first cross-border financial technology event, taking place in Hong Kong, Asia’s financial capital, and in Shenzhen, China’s Silicon Valley. It’s one of the largest conferences on the calendar, attracting more than 8000 senior executives and featuring over 200 of the world’s top FinTech founders, investors, regulators, and academics, who are shaping the future of financial services by driving a technological revolution in the industry across Asia and globally. #hkfintechweek


Link to discounted tickets: The discount is for 15% off advertised prices

Web Summit | Lisbon
Nov 5 – Nov 8 all-day
Web Summit | Lisbon

In seven short years, Web Summit has grown from 400 attendees to over 70,000 attendees from more than 170 countries. No technology conference has ever grown so large so fast.  Web Summit has become “Europe’s largest and most important technology marketplace”. An unrivalled global meeting place for the world’s most disruptive technology companies and those interested in how that disruption can transform their businesses and their lives.

A standard Web Summit ticket grants you entry to Web Summit 2018’s 22 conferences in Lisbon on November 5-8, as well as access to Web Summit satellite events, networking events and Night Summit parties. An Executive ticket includes all of the above and access to a VIP Networking Lounge (Partners Lounge). A Chairperson ticket will include all of the above plus access to the Speakers Lounge.

For more tickets and more information make sure to head to the website:

Controller Summit, November 7 – 8 2018, Boston @ Convene One Boston Place
Nov 7 – Nov 8 all-day
Controller Summit, November 7 - 8 2018, Boston @ Convene One Boston Place | Boston | Massachusetts | United States

The 2018 edition of Controller Summit is an Advanced Level conference, dedicated to the pressing issues facing Financial Controllers today. Speakers include Bose, HP, S&P Global and many more.

The Controller Summit gathers leading finance professionals involved in financial control. Through Keynote presentations and in-depth panel discussions – we delve deeper into specifically chosen hot topics.

Nov 9 all-day

Healthcare Unblocked 2018 is the UK’s first flagship and must-attend conference dedicated to advancing Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technology in healthcare.

This 1-day conference includes user-friendly introductions, designed to brief newcomers on what Blockchain and Distributed Ledger technology is all about and why and how these technologies are transforming healthcare. This will be followed by a deeper look into specific areas where these technologies are creating waves of innovation – from improving the quality, security and integrity of healthcare data to the potential to reform the NHS and the impact on preventive medicine and longevity through to enabling the creation of entirely new tokenised business models.

Topics to be covered include:

Can blockchain help save costs and reform the NHS?

What impact are blockchain/DLT having in the arena of genomic data?

Can blockchain help patients take ownership of their own healthcare?

Convergence between Blockchain and other technologies including AI, preventive medicine and longevity – what role can blockchain play?

What are the new business models being enabled by the rise of cryptoassets and tokenisation?

Confirmed speakers include:

Elizabeth Chee – Co-Founder, HIT Foundation

Helen Disney – CEO & Founder, Unblocked

Dr Maureen Emeagi  – Founder,

Eric M. Fish – Senior VP, Legal Services, Federation of State Medical Boards
Hans Graux – IT Lawyer, Timelex

Eleonora Harwich –  Director of Research and Head of Digital and Tech Innovation, Reform

Barry E James – Founder & CEO, Token Intelligence and Host, ICO

Dr Rabia Khan – Exploratory Scientist

Toby Lewis – CEO, Novum Insights
Chrissa McFarlane – CEO, Patientory
Dr Manreet Nijjar – Contributor to Lord Holmes report on blockchain

Dr Natalie Pankova – COO, Project Shivom

Aman Quadri – CEO, AMYSYS Blockchain

Dr. Navin Ramachandran – Radiology consultant at University College London Hospital and member, IOTA Foundation

Dr James Somauroo –  Founder of  & Director of the http://DigitalHealth.London Accelerator

Dr Jane Thomason – Abt Associates and CEO, Blockchain Quantum Impact

Tina Woods – CEO and Founder, Collider Health

Dr Philip Xiu – Chief Medical Officer, Medicalchain

Katalyst Africa Summit @ Lagos, Nigeria @ Lekki Coliseum Exhibition Center
Nov 16 @ 12:00 PM – Nov 17 @ 5:00 PM
Katalyst Africa Summit @ Lagos, Nigeria @ Lekki Coliseum Exhibition Center

The #KatalystAfricaSummit is the continent’s leading interdisciplinary technology  festival. It is a new kind of festival, one where citizens, educators, innovators, and learners can connect about the vast opportunities technology will create for our continent’s already rich landscape.

Those who attend can expect a fully-immersive educational experience. Imagine a vibrant village, where the deep rhythm, repetition, and texture of traditional African music pulses.

Within the village, each avenue symbolises a different part of life. Food, health and wellness, education, business, policy, music and arts-the list goes on. These sectors will be represented by some of the industry’s foremost institutions.

From long-established businesses to innovative startups, companies have a platform to be heard. Here, they will highlight how they use disruptive technologies to their advantage and engage with attendees as they demonstrate their product or service and its value. Similarly, participants will learn about these companies. 

They will see which innovations exist, how they are being used, and leave with a new understanding for how to adopt these capabilities in their lives. Attendees will gain new insights and perspectives about their future careers, their communities, and make connections that can lead to incredible opportunities.

Fintech World Forum 2018 @ The Great Hall Kensington Conference and Events Centre London
Nov 21 – Nov 22 all-day
Fintech World Forum 2018 @ The Great Hall Kensington Conference and Events Centre London

FinTech World Forum 2018 is one of leading fintech event for global financial, AI, blockchain and banking technology industry.

More info here

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