FinTech – The New Australian Revolution? - Sydney

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Fintech is beginning to disrupt the financial world as we know it. The financial industry is now more focused than ever on technological innovation than at any other time. It’s so important, Malcolm Turnbull referred to it in his first speech as PM.

But, for those unfamiliar with the term, here’s a quick explainer.

Put simply, Fintech is financial technology; a digital revolution. It’s about major changes to asset management, business and personal loans, fund raising, money transfers, and the way we invest. Fintech involves disrupting the way all businesses operate, as well as our personal finances. Why pay to see a financial advisor when you can get financial advice online for a much lower price?

HuffPost Australia.

6pm – Arrive. Networking + Food and Drinks

6:30 –Presentations

Priyanka Dayalan - Capital Markets Technology - Xpand @Xpand (https://twitter.com/Xpand)

Presentation:-

FinTech – Australian Staffing Trends and Demands

David Davies - CEO of Xisons and Fintech Investor

Presentation:-

Exchanges in the Era of Cryptoledgers, Evolution or Extinction?

Jim Drainas - COO Cloudcase

Presentation:-

Cloudcase an active FinTech disruptor

7:30pm – Panel discussion/Q&A

Scott Newham - Founder of Metamako @MetamakoLP (https://twitter.com/MetamakoLP)

Gerhard Diedericks - @GerhardD (https://twitter.com/GerhardD)

Digital Venture Architect & Director of Finiti Ventures

Alexander Johnston - @aDoct0r (https://twitter.com/aDoct0r)

Director of Client Technology - Thomson Reuters Australia

Farid Sammur -

starXchange Asset Manager- FICC Digital at National Australia Bank

8:30pm –Final Q&A’s and wrap-up

8:45 – Door prize presentations

Door Prize (FitBit Surge) sponsored by Cloudcase Software Solutions

8:45+ - Networking and drinks

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