Paris Fintech Meetup

The Role of Mobile in the FinTech Revolution

Join Barclays, Revolut, Yoyo Wallet, WorldRemit and Pollen VC for the Apps Alliance London Meetup: The Role of Mobile in the FinTech Revolution in partnership with Visa Europe Collab on 17 May 2016 at WeWork Spitalfields.

Date: 17 May, 2016, from 6.30pm to 9pm

Location: WeWork Spitalfields, 1 PRIMROSE STREET, LONDON, EC2A 2EX, London (map)

The event welcomes app developers, mobile tech startups and entrepreneurs to discuss how FinTech mobile apps disrupt traditional banking and focus on the future of financial services as a whole. The event includes a panel discussion with FinTech experts and Q&A session. A networking reception with drinks & nibbles will follow.

AGENDA

18.30 Registration & Welcoming drinks 

18.55 Apps Alliance Meetup Welcoming Remarks 

Beverley Eve
Director of Membership & Marketing, EMEA

 

19.00 Fireside chat

Catriona Meehan

EU Policy Director & Government Relations

Syed Kamall

MEP for London and ECR Chairman

 

19.15 AN INTRODUCTION TO VISA COLLAB

Jon Downing
Innovation Partner - Emerging Payments

19.30 Panel “The Role of Mobile in the FinTech Revolution” with Audience Q&A

Hendrik Kleinsmiede  Co-Founder and Innovation Partner 

Hendrik Kleinsmiede 

Co-Founder and Innovation Partner 

Magdalena Krön Head of Rise London and VP Open Innovation

Magdalena Krön

Head of Rise London and VP Open Innovation

Alice Newton  Head of Product   

Alice Newton 

Head of Product 

 

Edward Cooper  Head of Mobile 

Edward Cooper 

Head of Mobile 

Tariq Patel  Senior Mobile Lead    

Tariq Patel 

Senior Mobile Lead

 

 

Key Topics:

  • The most significant disruptions to banking as a result of Fintech
  • The role existing banks will play in the FinTech revolution
  • The benefits (or otherwise) of accelerators, investment funds and incubators
  • The impact of regulation on Fintech, and how to know if you should be regulated
  • The best place to base your FinTech start-up

Download Free FinTech Papers

Find out how ‪‎FinTech is disrupting finance in London from the Apps Alliance free FinTech papers and get valuable insights from key industry experts including Capco, Keystone Law, Currency Cloud, Simmons & Simmons and Alliance members Pollen VC & Techstars. Find out more here.  

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HOST PARTNER

Operating out of London’s Tech City, Tel Aviv and Berlin, Visa Europe Collab works with an international community of banks, start-ups and innovators to co-create new products and services for the financial industry and its customers.

The fintech space has never been more exciting, with everything from wearable technology to virtual reality impacting the way consumers interact with payments. They've identified six theme areas that we think have the most potential to benefit our members, retailers and the consumer and change and improve the payments industry today. 

• Me2B
• Smart Cities
• Untangling the Blockchain
• Inclusion
• Authentication
• Emerging Retail Journeys

Within these chosen theme areas, Visa Europe Collab works with entrepreneurs and start-ups across the payments ecosystem - whether they're established players or newcomers looking to disrupt the status quo. 

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