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NewFinance March FinTech Open Mic Night

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Hi Everyone,

Welcome to our FinTech Open Mic Night series in Singapore. Please join us for our monthly mixture of FinTech networking, showcasing and discussion.

This monthly session is designed to provide an opportunity to catch up with your peers, to see what's going on in the SIngapore and International FinTech scenes and to tell us all about yourself and your own work.


Please be aware that the agenda is updated on a regular basis

6:30pm - Doors open

Refreshments and Networking Opportunities

7:00pm - Session starts

-> Welcome address

Timothy Cheong (, Co-Organiser, NewFinance Singapore

-> Sponsor messages

Fernn Lim (, an introduction to OCBC's Fintech Centre

Ismail Chaib (, Tesobe, Open Bank Project & Emirates NBD Global FinTech competition (

-> FinTech Global update

Eddie George (, Founder & CEO, NewFinance (Skype-ing in from London)

-> Presentations

Bhaskar Prabhakara (, Founder, WeInvest ( Investing. Unbiased. using technology to identify the best investment ideas and products available and present them to you in an easy-to-understand format

Toby Hoenisch (, Founder, OnePay (, Using Money Should be Free. Send money to anyone, free and instant just like email. Spend at any merchant accepting credit cards via NFC

-> Panel Session

An open discussion with both speakers and delegates exploring the presentations so far

In addition to our speakers we'll be joined by:

Cynthia Siantar (, Co-Founder at Call Levels ( (Fintech) - Equalizing the playing field for everyone in financial markets

Val Ji-Hsuan Yap, Startup Entrepreneur

8:00pm - Closing address

Shout-outs (1 slide, 1 minute, please contact an Organiser), communications, feedback and thanks

Further Networking Opportunities

9:00pm Session ends




Thank you to our Partners:

The OCBC FinTech Accelerator (, powered by NEST, is a mentor-driven programme designed to help entrepreneurs build the financial technology companies of the future, faster and more efficiently. Run from a dedicated space in Singapore, up to eight startups will be selected to join the full-time 12-week programme kicking off in May 2016.