The 3rd edition of Fintech Junction is bringing together the best in class in financial services technology at the largest international conference in the industry.
This year the Conference is taking place on Thursday, 27 June 2019 at the Airport Convention Center, Airport City.
FinTech Junction has become the leading conference in Israel in the field of technology and financial innovation. This year’s conference will be held for the third time, with more than 1,500 professionals from around the world, including investors, entrepreneurs, innovation and IT managers, financial institutions, banks, venture capitalists and venture capital funds.
The conference will cover the latest and hottest trends shaping the future of financial services, including Blochain, regulation, artificial intelligence AI, P2P platforms and more. The conference is produced by Ben Pelled and People & Computers, which organizes more than 150 conferences and international high-tech events every year.
“This year we invite our guests to dive into the depths of tomorrow’s technology today, to the latest trends and seek answers to critical questions at the crossroads of the financial world,” says Ben Pelled, CEO of the conference. “In recent years, many start-ups have discovered the tremendous potential inherent in financial developments, and this is just the beginning of a trend that is gaining momentum. The conference’s goal is to create a constructive environment for quality networking and to promote business cooperation and international investments in the industry”.
More specifically, the topics to be discussed this year at the conference include: mass financing, blockchain and cyber security, open banking, loans and credit, artificial intelligence in the service of financial services, social commerce, BIG DATA and more.
The conference will include booths of start-up companies and banks, with opportunities for 1: 1 meetings, lectures and panel sessions where leading figures from the industry will discuss the latest trends, challenges and opportunities that Fintech holds.
During the conference, the 7 finalists of the Fintech Junction startup competition will be making their live pitch in front of the esteemed judging panel comprised by leading professionals in the industry. The award ceremony will also be held during the conference where the 3 winners will win prizes that will be conducive to their continuous efforts for success in the market.
Among the expected guests at the conference are Michael Elanjian, Director of Digital Strategy at JP Morgan, Vlius Šapoka, Lithuanian Finance Minister, Oshrat Ben-Moshe, ounder and CEO of Ginger, Michal Kisos Herzog, CEO of PEPPER, Shachar Friedman, Innovation Director of VISA and other senior executives.