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WE NEED FINTECH NOW MORE THAN EVER

The coronavirus pandemic has changed everything, from the way we live and work to the way we consume and get basic services. Financial services will never look the same again.

In this new reality, financial services companies will have to accelerate the development of their digital services, protect their customer data, and continue to improve their user friendliness, ease-of-use, transparency and seamless service on a variety of online platforms.

Companies that will not adapt to the new normal will fail. The fintechs are now needed more than ever.

FinTech Junction is a global community that brings together business and tech leaders from banks, financial institutions, fintechs, startups & investors.

Our annual conference and bi-monthly meetups & virtual conferences present the best fintech solutions that enable businesses to stay relevant.

We invite you to join us today to take your businesses to the next level!

VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS

Check out the highlights from the two flagship editions of FinTech Junction held in 2019 in Tel Aviv & Berlin

1500

attendees

200

speakers

70

sessions

25

Countries

FALL 2020 SPEAKERS

Odelia Torteman
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Odelia Torteman

Digital Transformation & FinTech Industry Specialist

IFC - International Finance Corporation

Lior King
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Lior King

Sr. Solutions Engineer @ Couchbase

Couchbase

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Ofer Rotem

Founding Partner

Collider Ventures

Kamil Wałdoch
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Kamil Wałdoch

Tech Leader

Profil Software

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Lia Tsur

CEO

LT RISKMGMT

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Shlomo Amir

Chief Business Officer

EasySend

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Daniel Gelman

General Manager

Think Future Technologies

Meital Raviv
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Meital Raviv

EVP, Head of Digital Strategy and Fintech innovation

Bank Hapoalim

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Dror Shapira

Co-Founder & CEO

INVIOU

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Omri Shtayer

CEO

Lagoon

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Yifat Aharon Bar Zev

GRC Manager

Next Insurance

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Oren Gur

CISO & DPO at Credorax Group

Credorax

Tomer Michaeli
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Tomer Michaeli

General Partner

Viola FinTech

Oded Zehavi
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Oded Zehavi

CEO and Co-founder

Mesh

Inbar Wolanski
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Inbar Wolanski

Head of Fintech and Innovation

Isracard

Adam Cohen
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Adam Cohen

GM, Enterprise

Payoneer

Eliran-Rubin
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Eliran Rubin

Director of Business Development

TLV Partners

Sigal Druker
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Sigal Druker

Payments, Sales Enablement & Biz Dev

Finastra

Roi Ben Daniel
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Roi Ben Daniel

Digital Partnerships & Ventures, Europe

Visa

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Eliaz Tobias

CEO & Co-Founder

Crowdsense

Ziv Cohen
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Ziv Cohen

CEO

Paygilant

Michael Shaulov
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Michael Shaulov

CEO & Co-Founder

Fireblocks

Yaki Oliel
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Yaki Oliel

Chief Risk & Compliance Officer

Coinmama

Keren Aviasaf Migdal
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Keren Aviasaf Migdal

Co-Founder & CEO

PaymentsOp

Ofer Golan
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Ofer Golan

Head of Risk, Payments by Wix

Wix.com

Hernan Arber
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Hernan Arber

Founder & Community Lead

EOS Israel

Lior Lamesh
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Lior Lamesh

Co-Founder & CEO

GK8

Joseph Wong
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Joseph Wong

General Manager, Asia Pacific and Japan

OpenLegacy

Hilla Ovil-Brenner
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Hilla Ovil-Brenner

Managing Director

Techstars Tel Aviv

Rony Klein
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Rony Klein

Director of Sales APAC

PayKey

Liri Halperin Segal
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Liri Halperin Segal

Co-Founder and CEO

LeO

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Shahar Rabin

CEO & Co-Founder

Capitalise.ai

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Robert Soden

Sales Director (Asia)

Transmit Security

Ellie Pohl
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Ellie Pohl

Global Director, Events and Community

Glassbox

Bernardo Arnaud
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Bernardo Arnaud

Co-Founder & CTO

OSeuGestor

Ben-Pelled
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Ben Pelled

Founder & CEO

FinTech Junction

SPRING 2021 SPONSORS

Microsoft
VMware
Fortinet
InterSystems
Globalization Partners

2021 MEDIA & COMMUNITY PARTNERS

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OUR EVENTS

FinTech Junction is brought to you by People & Computers – Israel’s leading tech media outlet and conference organizer. We organize 150 events a year attracting 100,000+ professional attendees and featuring the leading figures and companies in technology and business.

FALL 2020 VIRTUAL EVENT PROGRAM

16 Dec 2020, 9:30 CET / 10:30 Israel Time

Link to Virtual Event will be Emailed to Registered Attendees

Our virtual platform includes: main stage speaking sessions, chat & networking with event attendees, 1 on 1 meetings, engaging polls, sponsor booths & more.

Networking lets you network just like you would at an in-person event. Our connection discovery tool pairs people up in one-on-one conversations via live video. Every “date” will be for a minimum of 30 seconds and maximum of 5 minutes. You can also just chat with other attendees using text only.

30mins
Ben-Pelled
Ben Pelled, Founder & CEO, FinTech Junction

The coronavirus pandemic has changed everything, from the way we live and work to the way we consume and get basic services. Financial services will never look the same again.  In this new reality, financial services companies will have to accelerate the development of their digital services, protect their customer data, and continue to improve their user friendliness, ease-of-use, transparency and seamless service on a variety of online platforms.

Companies that will not adapt to the new normal will fail. The fintechs are now needed more than ever.

Welcome to FinTech Junction Fall 2020 virtual event! Join us to meet business and tech leaders from banks, financial institutions, fintechs, startups & investors.  Our event will allow you to meet new fintech people from Israel & around the world. You might learn something new or create a new opportunity for your company or yourself.

The FinTech Junction team is looking forward to meeting you at the event!

10mins
Lior King
Lior King, Sr. Solutions Engineer @ Couchbase

Session

The new generation of financial systems are expected to produce great performance under any load and to be always available. Oftentimes, performance and availability issues are caused by the data platform. In this session we’ll learn why Couchbase is an ideal data platform for modern financial systems, how it delivers scalability, performance and agility and why it is a great source of truth. We’ll also explore how companies from the financial services industry are using Couchbase for their critical systems.

Speaker

Lior King is a Senior Solutions Engineer at Couchbase. Prior to Couchbase, Lior worked as a data platforms team manager at Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) handling the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) data platforms and the ICE Data Services platforms. Lior has spent more than 30 years in the IT industry in a variety of roles: developer, dev team leader, instructor, DBA, group manager, architect, and more.

15mins
Kamil Wałdoch
Kamil Waldoch, Tech Leader @ Profil Software

Session

You want to launch the application for your fintech startup or you launched it already,  but you feel everything happens too slow? The questions from this keynote can help you to talk with your developers or find the best software provider for your business.

Speaker

Kamil is a software architect and developer with over 10 years of experience in building web applications, last years I spent on developing fintech startups.

Company

Profil Software leverages deep technical experience and proven development processes to ensure successful outcomes and confidence in product development.

15mins
Bernardo Arnaud
Bernardo Arnaud, Co-Founder & CTO @ OSeuGestor

Keynote > Coordinating the Uncoordinated: A More Sustainable Business Ecosystem Through Open Banking, Green Finance and Cybersecurity

Session

The intersection of Open Banking, Green Finance and cybersecurity constitutes the framework for a more sustainable business in a few countries already and it is becoming a trend. The advantages to individuals, to companies and to governments are visible. What is needed for the adoption of this ecosystem in most markets? Coordinating the uncoordinated may be a role for fintechs: the case of OSeuGestor in Brazil.

Speaker

Bernardo Arnaud built a 20 year career in technology and industry: auto parts manufacturing, telecommunications, mobile marketing, agtech and fintech. He is the founder of StarkSat, a company developing crop monitoring systems; UNIDIRE, a messaging company with focus on systems supporting IoT hardware and chatbot platforms with time sensitive delivery tasks in markets like Brazil, India, Europe and Africa. His companies multi-channel platforms serve clients in industries like farming, banking, healthcare, retail, logistics and entertainment.

In fintech he co-founded startups in Asia, Africa and the most recent one in Brazil: OSeuGestor – meaning literally Your Manager in Portuguese – the most affordable and complete Business Finance Management app in the Brazilian market.

10mins

Odelia TortemanZiv CohenRony KleinJoseph WongEllie PohlLior Lamesh

An overview of Israel’s FinTech Startup Landscape by Odelia Torteman, a fintech expert, followed by a very quick round of introductions from 7 promising Israeli FinTech Startups:

  • Odelia Torteman, Digital Transformation & FinTech Industry Specialist @ IFC – International Finance Corporation
  1. Ziv Cohen, CEO @ Paygilant
  2. Rony Klein, Director of Sales APAC @ PayKey
  3. Shahar Rabin, CEO & Co-Founder @ Capitalise.ai
  4. Joseph Wong, General Manager, Asia Pacific and Japan @ OpenLegacy
  5. Robert Soden, Sales Director (Asia) @ Transmit Security
  6. Ellie Pohl, Global Director, Events and Community @ Glassbox
  7. Lior Lamesh, Co-Founder & CEO @ GK8
20mins

Odelia TortemanMeital RavivSigal DrukerInbar Wolanski

Moderator: Odelia Torteman, Digital Transformation & FinTech Industry Specialist @ IFC – International Finance Corporation

Speakers:

  • Meital Raviv, EVP, Head of Digital Strategy and Fintech innovation @ Bank Hapoalim
  • Sigal Druker, Payments, Sales Enablement & Biz Dev @ Finastra
  • Inbar Wolanski, Head of Fintech and Innovation @ Isracard
45mins

Adam CohenRoi Ben DanielOded Zehavi

Moderator: Eliran Rubin, Director of Business Development @ TLV Partners

Speakers:

  • Adam Cohen, GM, Enterprise @ Payoneer
  • Roi Ben Daniel, Ventures Lead – Digital Partnerships & Investments @ Visa
  • Oded Zehavi, CEO and Co-founder @ Mesh
45mins

Open Expo

The Expo area will have virtual vendor booth with pre-recorded video or live video, special promotions and dedicated chatrooms. The expo will be open throughout the event, but if you’d like to watch all speaking sessions, you can use this time to visit the expo

Networking

Networking lets you network just like you would at an in-person event. Our connection discovery tool pairs people up in one-on-one conversations via live video. Every “date” will be for a minimum of 30 seconds and maximum of 5 minutes. You can also just chat with other attendees using text only.

30mins

Odelia TortemanHernan ArberTomer MichaeliMichael Shaulov

Moderator: Odelia Torteman, Digital Transformation & FinTech Industry Specialist @ IFC – International Finance Corporation

Speakers:

  • Ofer Rotem, Founding Partner @ Collider Ventures
  • Hernan Arber, Founder & Community Lead @ EOS Israel
  • Tomer Michaeli, General Partner @ Viola FinTech
  • Michael Shaulov, CEO & Co-Founder @ Fireblocks
45mins

Ofer GolanKeren Aviasaf MigdalYaki Oliel

Moderator: Lia Tsur, CEO @ LT RISKMGMT

Speakers:

  • Ofer Golan, Head of Risk, Payments by Wix @ Wix.com
  • Keren Aviasaf Migdal, Co-Founder & CEO @ PaymentsOp
  • Yaki Oliel, Chief Risk & Compliance Officer @ Coinmama
  • Oren Gur, CISO & DPO @ Credorax Group
  • Yifat Aharon Bar Zev, GRC Manager @ Next Insurance
45mins

Hilla Ovil-BrennerLiri Halperin Segal

Moderator: Hilla Ovil-Brenner, Managing Director @ Techstars Tel Aviv

Speakers:

  • Liri Halperin, Co-Founder and CEO @ LeO
  • Omri Shtayer, Co-Founder & CEO @ Lagoon
  • Eliaz (Eli) Tobias, Co-Founder & CEO @ CrowdSense.ai
  • Dror Shapira, Founder & CEO @ INVIOU
  • Daniel Gelman, Industry Expert, Techstars Mentor & Country Manager – Israel @ Think Future Technologies
  • Shlomo Amir, Chief Business Officer @ EasySend
45mins

Open Expo

The Expo area will have virtual vendor booth with pre-recorded video or live video, special promotions and dedicated chatrooms. The expo will be open throughout the event, but if you’d like to watch all speaking sessions, you can use this time to visit the expo

Networking

Networking lets you network just like you would at an in-person event. Our connection discovery tool pairs people up in one-on-one conversations via live video. Every “date” will be for a minimum of 30 seconds and maximum of 5 minutes. You can also just chat with other attendees using text only.

90mins

* All sessions will be held in English. Agenda is subject to change.

STARTUP COMPETITION

Now in its 3rd year, our startup competition is where early stage fintech startups pitch their ideas and technology in front of an esteemed judging panel, the participants of the conference and media outlets.

If you have an early-stage fintech startup and you've raised less than $4 million we invite you to apply for a chance to pitch at the conference and win amazing prizes, visibility and networking opportunities with the best in class.

PRESCHEDULED B2B / 1 ON 1 MEETINGS

FinTech Junction is focused on business networking.

Our attendees can preschedule B2B / 1 on 1 meetings starting 2 weeks before the date of a FinTech Junction event.

These meetings allow individuals and organizations to maximize the ROI they get from attending our events.

This year we are honored to have the Israel Export Institute’s supporting the coordination of our B2B meetings.

1 on 1

REGISTER

FIntech Junction Spring 2021 virtual event will be held on 27 April 2021 at 10:00 Israel Time / 09:00 CET.
Register today to secure your spot!