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About Us / The 4th FinTech Summit 2017

Date:

Thursday, 2nd November 2017

Venue:

Ashurst, The Ashurst Ballroom, Level 9, Number 5 Martin Place,
Sydney, NSW 2000

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About the 4th FinTech Summit 2017

We are very excited to be running the 4th FinTech Summit, and delighted to be partnering with global law firm and fintech experts, Ashurst.

The FinTech Summit brings together the influential, disruptive and innovative technology companies that are redefining financial services across all areas of fintech: lending, payments, big data, crypto, blockchain, InsureTech, robo-advice; and we’ll also be covering bank-fintech collaboration, the Bank’s corporate VCs and much more.

We put FinTech firms and FinTech entrepreneurs first. This event is for the ‘eco-system’ of fintech; from fintech entrepreneurs to finance professionals, investors, bankers, lawyers, and other tech professionals. The FinTech Summit and The FinTech Awards are owned and organised by Frocomm Australia; we are independent of any association, and our agenda is simple: we champion fintech.

You may also be interested in the FinTech Awards Click Here as well as our regular fintech meetups Click Here

The following companies attended the 3rd Annual FinTech Summit:

Acorns, ADCCA, Adroit Lawyers, AFPG, AIMS/SSX, Aircoin International, AirRemit, Allen Partners, American Express, AML Compliance, ANZ, APCA, Ashurst, Aurionpro, Baker & McKenzie, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Bank Statements, BC Finance, Benchmark Media, Best Exchange Rates, Bit Trade Labs, CBA, Chi-X Australia, Codesource, Digital Asset, DNR Capital, emondo, EY, FinanceDesk, Financial Observer, Fincast, finder.com.au, Frederick Jordan Chambers, FundX, gale instruments, GBG, Goldman Sachs, Harmoney, Herbert Smith Freehills, Invest Blue, InvestHK, Investorbase, IPTMA, Joust, Keystone Capital, Korn Ferry, KPMG, Lab49, Lambdas IO , Leadenhall Corporate Advisory, Ledger Assets, Macquarie Group, Manning Asset Management, Map My Plan, MavenApp, Meeco, Microsoft, MoneyMe, Morgan Stanley, Motley Fool Australia, Nexus Law Group, Octet Group, OFX, OnDeck, Oracle, OzForex Group Limited (OFX), PayPal, Peter R Kelly & Associates, Practifi, Prana Credit Solutions, Preacta, Prospa Advance, Proviso, PwC, Quantifeed, Rackspace, RealP2P, Refine Media, Rice Warner, Roman Daniel Suit Club, Ronai Services, Schroders, Scottish Pacific, Sefiani Communications Group, ShortTermLoans.com.au, Skychain Australia, Smarter Group, SocietyOne, Spotcap, SPP, State Chambers, Stockspot, Succession Recruitment, SuperEd, SuperGuide, Swipezy, Swiss Re, Tactical PR, Telstra, Thomson Reuters, Transacumen, TSY, Tyro, UBS, Ultradata, UOW, Veredictum.io, Vuhn, Waller Lawyers, Webpresence Builders, Western Union, Business Solutions, Westpac, Worldremit, and XTB

Program / The 4th FinTech Summit 2017

9.00am – 9.10am Welcome & Opening Remarks
9.10am – 10.00am FinTech Industry Growth: Challengers, Competition & Partnerships
FinTech National and International Perspectives from:

Larry Diamond, Founder & CEO, zipMoney Limited (CONFIRMED)
Cameron Poolman, CEO, OnDeck Australia (CONFIRMED)
Anna Harper, CFO, SocietyOne (CONFIRMED)
10.05am – 10.50am Changing Every Aspect of Financial Services: Blockchain, Smart Contracts, ICOs
A Journey into the future

Tim Brookes, Partner, Ashurst
Karen Dwyer, Senior Associate, Ashurst
Panel Chair: Phil Trinca, Partner, Ashurst
10.50am – 11.30am Morning Break
11.30am – 12.30pm Regulatory Keynote: The FinTech Sector Opportunity: ASIC Perspective
John Price, ASIC Commissioner with oversight of the Innovation and Fintech (CONFIRMED)
12.30pm – 1.30pm Lunch Break
AFTERNOON
1. Afternoon Streams from 1.45 – 2.45 => delegates select a stream
2. From 2.45 – 3.30 => afternoon tea/coffee in the Ashurst Ballroom
3. Then => stay in the Ashurst Ballroom for the Closing Keynote Address: 3.30 – 4.30
STREAM 1: (Main Ballroom)
1.45pm – 2.45pm The Era of Open APIs
How can fintechs work with banks and financial institutions to use open APIs? When will banking Open APIs arrive and how will it change fintech?
Ben Smoker, CEO, Saxo Capital Markets (Australia) (CONFIRMED)
Rick Klink, Executive Director, Open Markets (CONFIRMED)
Peter Santiago, Director, In-store, Engineering & Product, PayPal (CONFIRMED)
STREAM 2:
1.45pm – 2.45pm Funding the FinTech Revolution: how are Bank CVCs investing in &/or partnering with fintech firms? What are CVCs looking for in fintechs? What are your international VC options?
Melissa Widner, General Partner, NAB Ventures (CONFIRMED)
Kara Frederick, General Partner, Reinventure (CONFIRMED)
Catherine Thomas, Business Development Director, Asia Pacific, London & Partners (CONFIRMED)
Melissa Curran, Head of Global Partnerships & Ecosystems, Bank of Queensland (CONFIRMED)
Panel Session Chair: James Cameron, Partner, AirTree Ventures (CONFIRMED)
STREAM 3:
1.45pm – 2.45pm Understanding the ASIC FinTech Sandbox and AFSLs: what are your options?
This is a practical ‘how to’ session; how should aspiring/startup fintechs approach the ASIC ‘fintech sandbox’ licence exemption, as well as the standard AFSL application process, as well as other regulatory considerations?
Phil Trinca, Partner, Ashurst (CONFIRMED)
Sean Graham, Director, Assured Support (CONFIRMED)
Tom Culver, Co-Founder, Goodments (CONFIRMED)
Panel Session Chair: Danielle Lehrer, Independent Strategist, Analyst, Fintech Consultant (CONFIRMED)
STREAM 4:
1.45pm – 2.45pm The Future of FinTech; Founders and CEOs give their views on the top trends and issues in the global and local fintech sectors
Loretta Joseph, Chair, ADCCA (CONFIRMED)
Paul Bennetts, Co-Founder & CEO, Spaceship (CONFIRMED)
Andrew Connors, Managing Director & Co-Founder, Fincast (CONFIRMED)
Clayton Howes, CEO, MoneyMe Financial Group (CONFIRMED)
Panel Session Chair: Panel Session Chair: Brad Delamare, CEO, Tank Stream Labs (CONFIRMED)
All Delegates Return to The Ashurst Ballroom:
2.45pm – 3.30pm Afternoon tea/coffee break
PANEL SESSION DISCUSSION followed by AUDIENCE Q&A:
3.30pm – 4.15pm The Paradigm is going to change, and faster than you think
What is the Future of Financial Services? Three experts discuss their vision for the future of financial services and how fintechs can benefit from open banking and open APIs
Jacqui Henderson, Founder, Advice Intelligence (CONFIRMED)
Damir Cuca, Founder, BASIQ (CONFIRMED)
Chelsea Dunne, Co-Founder, Fincast (CONFIRMED)
Paul Hunyor, Managing Partner, BCG Digital Ventures (CONFIRMED)
4.15pm – 5.00pm Conference closes: delegate networking until 5pm
5.15pm – 8.15pm tyro-logo-blackDrinks Function at The Tyro FinTech Hub
Welcome and Introduction by: Andrew Corbett-Jones, Head, Tyro FinTech Hub
VIP Guest: Minister The Hon Matt Kean MP, Minister for Innovation & Better Regulation NSW
Venue: Tyro, Level 5, 155 Clarence Street, Sydney NSW 2000

Event Speakers / The 4th FinTech Summit 2017

  • Larry Diamond, Founder & CEO, zipMoney Limited (CONFIRMED)
  • Cameron Poolman, CEO, OnDeck Australia (CONFIRMED)
  • Anna Harper, CFO, SocietyOne (CONFIRMED)
  • John Price, ASIC Commissioner with oversight of the Innovation and Fintech (CONFIRMED)
  • Ben Smoker, CEO, Saxo Australia (CONFIRMED)
  • Rick Klink, Executive Director, Open Markets (CONFIRMED)
  • Peter Santiago, Director, In-store, Engineering & Product, PayPal (CONFIRMED)
  • Panel Chair: Tim Brookes, Partner, Ashurst (CONFIRMED)
  • Melissa Widner, General Partner, NAB Ventures (CONFIRMED)
  • Kara Frederick, General Partner, Reinventure (CONFIRMED)
  • Lisa Simmons, Partner, Ashurst (CONFIRMED)
  • Sean Graham, Director, Managing Complexity, Risk & Compliance, OpenAFSL (CONFIRMED)
  • Loretta Joseph, Chair, ADCCA (CONFIRMED)
  • Paul Bennetts, Founder & CEO, Spaceship (CONFIRMED)
  • Andrew Connors, Managing Director & Co-Founder, Fincast (CONFIRMED)
  • Clayton Howes, CEO, MoneyMe Financial Group (CONFIRMED)
  • Damir Cuca, Founder, BASIQ (CONFIRMED)
  • Jason O’Shaughnessy, Senior Vice President of EMEA and Australia, Yodlee (CONFIRMED)

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