MEET 1,500 TECH LEADERS & DECISION MAKERS

ENJOY 3 CO-LOCATED EVENTS IN THE HEART OF EUROPE

 

Now in its 3rd year, FinTech Junction has become a leading conference on technology and innovation in the financial industry. This year, for the first time, FinTech Junction is coming to Europe! And this time you will enjoy not 1, but 3 co-located events: FinTech Junction, Future of AI and Chatbot Summit.

Join us and meet global leaders and decision makers from banks, financial institutions, payment and lending companies, insurance companies, fintechs, startups, hubs, accelerators and VCs from the private and public sectors.

We will cover the latest trends shaping the future of financial services, including: payments, lending, insurance, open banking, cybersecurity, AI, blockchain, cryptocurrencies, regulation, venture capital and much more.

FinTech Junction is brought to you by People & Computers – a 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.

Meet & Connect

This is your chance to meet 2,000 fintech leaders and decision makers face to face. Corporates, startups and investors – everyone in fintech is going to be there.

Watch, Hear & Learn

Watch, hear & learn from the best thinkers and doers in fintech. Choose from over 100 sessions: keynotes, panels and workshops.

Grow Your Business

We connect movers & shakers, buyers and sellers. If you have a solution, meet the people who have a need for it. Schedule a meetings in advance and create new sales opportunities.

2018 & 2019 HIGHLIGHTS

Here's just a taste of what happened at FinTech Junction annual editions held in 2018 & 2019 in Tel Aviv

ENJOY 3 CO-LOCATED EVENTS

Enjoy amazing networking opportunities at our 3 co-located events: FinTech Junction, Future of AI and Chatbot Summit. Meet forward thinking tech and business leaders and create new growth opportunities.

1500

attendees

200

speakers

70

sessions

25

Countries

EUROPE 2019 SPEAKERS

Yoni Assia
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Yoni Assia

Co-founder & CEO

eToro

Alon Katz
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Alon Katz

Founder & CEO

BTB Connecting Loans

Ben Robinson
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Ben Robinson

Co-Founder, Aperture

Former Chief Strategy & Marketing Officer, Temenos

Nicolas Kozakiewicz
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Nicolas Kozakiewicz

CHIEF INNOVATION OFFICER

Worldline

Stefan Heilmann
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Stefan Heilmann

Chief Executive Officer

IEG - Investment Banking Group

Shlomi Turgeman
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Shlomi Turgeman

Founder & CEO

BTB

Daria Berdnikova
plus

Daria Berdnikova

Sales Manager Financial Institutions

Wirecard

Roel Lammers
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Roel Lammers

Marketing Manager

Klarna Bank AB

Rudolph Psaila
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Rudolph Psaila

Chairman

FinanceMalta

Léa Jakobiak
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Lea Jakobiak

Head of Content

Zena Media

Jesper Wahrendorf
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Jesper Wahrendorf

CEO

RatePAY

Dr. Nimrod Kozlovski
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Dr. Nimrod Kozlovski

Head of Tech & Regulation

HFN

Pedro Pinto Coelho
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Pedro Pinto Coelho

Executive Chairman

Banco BNI Europa

Mali-Baum
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Mali M Baum

CEO & Founding Partner

WLOUNGE | MAGDA GROUP

Stewart Rogers
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Stewart Rogers

Managing Editor, GritDaily and Analyst-at-large, VentureBeat

Maria Pennanen
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Maria Pennanen

Co-Founder and Managing Director

Accelerator Frankfurt

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Tamaz Georgadze

CEO & Co-Founder

Raisin

Edouard Abdulhak
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Edouard Abdulhak

Business Development Associate

fund ourselves

Radoslav Albrecht
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Radoslav Albrecht

Founder & CEO

Bitbond

Thomas Antonioli
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Thomas Antonioli

CFO

Grover

Tzahi Kanza
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Tzahi Kanza

CEO

Securer

Karolina
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Karolina Attspodina

Founding Partner & CIO

WLOUNGE

Marta De Stradis
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Marta De Stradis

Business Developer

QEDIT

Dr. Jens Woloszczak
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Dr. Jens Woloszczak

CEO & Founder

Spotcap

Arturo González Mac Dowell
plus

Arturo González Mac Dowell

CEO

Eurobits Technologies

Yaron Golgher
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Yaron Golgher

CEO and CO-Founder

I Know First

Leonie Moos
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Leonie Moos

Head of Program

Grace - Accelerate Female Entrepreneurship

Ralf Huber
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Ralf Huber

Co-Founder

Apiax

Don Ginsel
plus

Don Ginsel

Founder and CEO

Holland Fintech

Lionel Baraban
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Lionel Baraban

Co-Founder & CEO

Famoco

Martynas Pilkis
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Martynas Pilkis

Senior Economist

Bank of Lithuania

Michael O'Loughlin
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Michael O’Loughlin

Managing Director, Global Solutions

Token

Jonathan Lavender
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Jonathan Lavender

Global Chairman KPMG Enterprise

KPMG

Sebastian Schaefer
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Sebastian Schaefer

Managing Director

TechQuartier

Ali P
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Ali Paterson

Editor in Chief

Fintech Finance

Jimmy Massatschi
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Jimmy Massatschi

Founder & Managing Partner

Innovantage Partners

Nicolo Petrone
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Nicolo Petrone

Head of Europe

MEDICI

Diana Nanova
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Diana Nanova

Customer Engineer

Google Cloud

Wayne Butterfield
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Wayne Butterfield

Senior Director

ISG

Jeremy Berger
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Jeremy Berger

Co-Founder & COO

Arival Bank

Ronan Assia
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Ronen Assia

Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer

eToro

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Martyn Holman

Partner

Augmentum Fintech

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Magdalena Balcerzak

Manager

Vestbee

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George Karantonis

Partner

Metavallon.vc

plus

Samarth Shekhar

Regional Manager EMEA

SixThirty Ventures

Ram Shoham
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Ram Shoham

CEO

Accelerator Frankfurt GmbH

Agada Nameri
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Agada Nameri

General Manager

21M Capital

Gal Aviv
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Gal Aviv

CEO & Co Founder

Blender

Meital Raviv
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Meital Raviv

Director, Head of Fintech & Innovation

KPMG

Ben Pelled
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Ben Pelled

Founder & CEO

FinTech Junction

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Jerome Flint

VP International Markets

e-bot7

Andreas von Hirschhausen
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Andreas von Hirschhausen

Senior Manager New Business & Accounts

Fincite GmbH

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Begonia Merayo

Managing Director

Why Consult

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Anna Ettedgui

Head of Funding

Blender

plus

Andrei Dvornic

Investments Manager

Finch Capital

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Naveen Kukreja

CEO & Co-founder

Paisabazaar

plus

eiTan LaVi

Co-Founder & CTO

2key Network

plus

Lily Jacobs

Director for UK & Europe

COSEC

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Nikola Rafaj

Chief Operating Officer

Startup Yard

plus

Monica Ray Scott

Design Strategist

Goodpatch

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Yakup Sezer

Managing Director

insha GmbH

plus

Yoni Arbel

Head of Treasury

Transferwise

plus

Scott Harkey

Global Head of Financial Services

Levvel

Enno Einfeld
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Enno Einfeld

CEO

Finiata

Ben Marrel
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Ben Marrel

Founding Partner

Breega

Stefan Tirtey
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Stefan Tirtey

Managing Partner

CommerzVentures

plus

Henrik Gebbing

Co-Founder & Managing Director

Finoa GmbH

Alberto Fernandez
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Alberto Fernandez

Software Engineer & Business Developer

Jelurida Swiss

plus

Ziv Adato

COO

Levent

plus

Daniel Scott

VP Strategy & Biz Dev

VALA

plus

Lily Jacobs

Director for UK & Europe

CoSec Consulting

plus

David Benizri

Co-Founder & CEO

Rivver

plus

Fiona De Nicola

Fintech Associate

Plug and Play

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Oender Boyman

Investment Manager, PF CVC

PostFinance Corporate Venture Capital

EUROPE 2019 SPONSORS & PARTNERS

GOLD SPONSORS

eToro
Finance Malta
Docusign
4
5
Cluster
EU
WLounge

SILVER SPONSORS

Jelurida
Wirecard
7
9
Coognitive
2

BRONZE SPONSORS

8
15
16
C&P-01
Levents-01
AF
17
1
Qwics
10
11
Fund
12
6
13

STARTUP COMPETITION SPONSORS

SixThirty-Logo-new-version-01-300x150
metavallon
fintech-capital
Vestbee
Google (1)
Breega
Augmentum-Fintech
cos
STARTUP-YARD
Goodpatch

MEDIA & COMMUNITY PARTNERS

factoryberlin_logo_black
holland fintech
Medici
3
Datanatives
net4tec
PaymentGenes
FT50
Frankfurt Main Finance
tech it forward
BlockchainAllaince black-10-10
Fintech Scotland
fintech district
fintech forum
2
Netcamp1
ministry
bittax
AHK
Fintech Forum Logo
FTC
City TLV
thecurrencyanalytics
FintechFans-01
Finance Magnets
cointelegraph
crypto jungle
CryptoNewsZ
fintech fever
8200-01

TEL AVIV 2019 SPONSORS & PARTNERS

JP
TD
bbva new
Finastra
Ginger
Regus
Visa
Deloitte
Microsoft
MAX
Feedzai
Citi
Rise Barclays
Melissa
matrix
BDO_
Menora
etorox
Abbyy
17
Millentrix
Invest HK
iAngels
finscend
beam
Bumo
Bancor
Entree
Stash
Currency
capital
Straterix
Bluelion
BT360
Cellarix
Kin
PayKey
V
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Aviv-Yehezkel-1
Merage Institute
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LABS

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.

EUROPE 2019 PROGRAM

DECEMBER 11-12 at STATION BERLIN

Luckenwalder Str. 4-6, 10963 Berlin

Our program will include 2 days full of learning & networking opportunities.

December 11 will be our OPENING DAY, and December 12 will be our MAIN DAY.

FinTech Junction will be co-located with 2 additional international conferences: Future of AI and Chatbot Summit, so you will meet more tech and business leaders, startups, investors and media.

Wednesday, December 11, OPENING DAY:

‣ Check-in opens at 10:00
‣ Coffee and croissants: 10:00 - 11:30
‣ Conference & exhibition: 10:00 - 18:00
‣ 1 on 1 Brella Meeting Hours 12:00 - 16:00
‣ Lunch: 14:00 - 15:00

Thursday, December 12, MAIN DAY:

‣ Check-in opens at 8:00
‣ Coffee and croissants: 8:00 - 9:00
‣ Conference & exhibition: 8:00 - 18:00
‣ 1 on 1 Brella Meeting Hours 12:00 - 16:00
‣ Lunch: 13:00 - 14:00

maren

Maren is a communicator and connector by heart. She loves to find stories, to tell stories and to listen to stories. She is fascinated by new and innovative startup ideas and happy to support entrepreneurs growing their business. She is a moderator, speaker, mentor and match-maker.

Ben Pelled

Opening remarks by Ben Pelled, Founder & CEO, FinTech Junction and Rainer Seider, Head of International Cooperation Unit, ​Berlin’s Ministry for Economics, Technology and Research.

10mins

Ben RobinsonRudolph PsailaStefan HeilmannYoni AssiaJames Henry

Moderator: Ben Robinson | Co-Founder, Aperture and Former Chief Strategy & Marketing Officer, Temenos

  • Rudolph Psaila | Chairman, FinanceMalta
  • Stefan Heilmann | Chief Executive Officer, IEG – Investment Banking Group
  • Yoni Assia | Co-founder & CEO, eToro
  • James Henry | Head of Sales & Partnerships, SumUp
25mins

Dr. Nimrod KozlovskiMervynDr. Jens WoloszczakPedro Pinto Coelho

The new landscape of retail banking and personal finance in the age of open banking and the growth of digital services by banks and fintechs.

Moderator: Dr. Nimrod Kozlovski | Head of Tech & Regulation, HFN 

  • Dr. Tamaz Georgadze | CEO & Co-Founder, Raisin
  • Dr. Mervyn G. Maistry | Founder, Konfid.io & Kintaro Capital, former Global COO, Deutsche Bank Analytics & Information Services
  • Dr. Jens Woloszczak | Founder & CEO, Spotcap
  • Pedro Coelho | Chairman and CEO, BNI Europe
25mins
Yoni Assia

Keynote Title

Free Money – How Financial Services are Becoming Free Like Information

Bio

Yoni has shown interest in finance and computer science since youth, and so, decided to merge his passions. Yoni is a member of the YPO and was included by Financial News in its prestigious Fintech 40 ranking and by City A.M. as a Fintech 100 top influencer. He holds a B.Sc. in Computer Science and Management and an MSC in Computer Science.

Company

eToro is a social trading and investment marketplace that allows users to trade currencies, commodities, indices, and stocks. It was founded in 2007 and raised $223 million to date.

15mins
Shlomi Turgeman

Prior to joining BTB, Shlomi spent 13 years working as founding partner at S. Turgeman Attorneys at Law. He has served as an expert in shareholder disputes, advising business clients and shareholders on litigation, mergers and acquisitions, restructuring, financing and venture partnerships.

10mins
Ben Robinson

Keynote Title

Capetilizing on Change

Bio

Ben Robinson is co-founder of Aperture, a strategy consultancy helping banks and fintech companies launch digital era business models. He also sits on the board on two fintech firms: additiv, based in Zurich, and Assure Hedge, based in Dublin.

Before starting Aperture, Ben worked at Temenos, the Swiss market-leading banking software company, where he was Chief Marketing Officer and Chief Strategy Officer.

Ben is a prize-winning chartered accountant and holds a first-class degree in Economics from the University of Leeds.

10mins
Nicolo Petrone

Bio

Nicolo Petrone is Head of Europe at MEDICI Global and also leads the company’s Inner Circle business.

Nicolo started his FinTech journey as the Product Lead for the launch of the MEDICI platform and soon migrated to a partnership role first in the US and then in Europe. He currently leads business expansion in EMEA. Prior to MEDICI, Nicolo developed a strong corporate finance background by working for a leading Italian boutique consulting firm. Nicolo also led the APAC expansion of a pharma distribution company. Nicolo’s passion is building things and bringing world-changing products to market.

Company

MEDICI is the world’s leading FinTech Research and Innovation Platform. As a premier destination for FinTech insights, MEDICI has over 13,000 FinTechs on the platform, which enables FinTechs to scale and create global economic impact. By partnering with banks, various technology companies, and FIs globally, MEDICI is committed to supporting the complex financial services ecosystem and enabling stakeholders to benefit from the industry’s accelerated growth and global impact.

10mins

Meital RavivOdedArturoErez Shachar

Moderator: Meital Raviv | Director, Head of Fintech & Innovation, KPMG

  • Oded Zehavi | CEO & Co-Founder, Mesh Payments
  • Arturo Gonzalez Macdowell | President & CEO, Eurobits
  • Erez Shachar | Managing Partner, Qumra Capital
  • Yoni Arbel | Head of Treasury, Transferwise
25mins

Stewart RogersEnno EinfeldGal AvivS. Daniel Leon

Moderator: Stewart Rogers| Managing Editor, GritDaily and Analyst-at-large, VentureBeat

  • Enno Einfeld | CEO, Finiata
  • Dr. Gal Aviv | CEO, BLender
  • Daniel Leon | Founding President & COO, Celsius Network
25mins

Maria Pennanen

Moderator: Maria Pennanen | Investor and Co-founder, Accelerator Frankfurt 

  • Jeannette Gusko | Senior Regional Manager DACH, GoFundMe
  • Dieter Büttenbender | Partner & Strategic Advisor, Bankify
  • Boris Jitsukata | Managing Director, Goodpatch
  • Robert Henker, Research Manager | Hasso Plattner Institute, Potsdam Germany
25mins

Ram ShohamS. Daniel LeonAlberto FernandezMichael O'Loughlin

Moderator: Ram Shoham | Founder, Accelerator Frankfurt

  • Daniel Leon | Founding President & COO, Celsius Network
  • Alberto Fernandez | Business Success Engineer, Jelurida
  • Michael O’Loughlin | Vice President, Global Solutions, Token
30mins
60mins
30mins

4-min pitches + 4-min Q&A from the top-7 finalists in our startup competition.

Criteria: FinTech startups, <5 years old,  <$4 million in funding.

Startups will be graded by our panel of judges and the audience in the hall.

Top-3 winners will win prizes including: Google Cloud for Startups Surge Package, compliance and operational services, fast track to fintech program, VC workshop, and more.

Finalists:

  • Apiax | Ralf Huber, Co-Founder
  • Blanco FinTech |Koen Vanderhoydonk, CEO Belgium, Luxembourg & Germany
  • Limitless | Ka Lim, CIO and Co-Founder
  • LogSentinel | Bozhidar Bozhanov, CEO
  • Myos | Nikolas Hilgenfeldt, CEO and Founder
  • Particeep |Saltana EL JAZOULI, CMO
  • IKU | Michael Kisselgof

Judges:

  • Diana Nanova | Customer Engineer, Google Cloud
  • Martyn Holman | Partner, Augmentum Fintech
  • Magdalena Balcerzak | Manager, Vestbee
  • George Karantonis | Partner, Metavallon.vc
  • Samarth Shekhar | Regional Manager EMEA, SixThirty Ventures
  • Andrei Dvornic | Investments Manager, Finch Capital
  • Marie Kopie | Senior Manager Venture Development, Deutsche Bahn Digital Ventures
  • Lily Jacobs | Director for UK & Europe, COSEC
  • Nikola Rafaj | Chief Operating Officer, Startup Yard
  • Monica Ray Scott | Design Strategist, Goodpatch
  • Oender Boyman | Investment Manager – Corporate Venture Capital, PostFinance
60mins
Tzahi Kanza

Bio

Tzahi has 20 years of experience as founder and CEO managing global companies. Expert in IT and innovation management, building startups, strategic planning and international business activity. Highly experienced in Blockchain technology and products.

Company

Securer is a blockchain based infrastructure for digitizing investors, assets, companies and funds ecosystems.

15mins
Alon Katz
15mins

Moderator: Maria Pennanen | Co-Founder and Managing Director, Accelerator Frankfurt

  • Peter Eulberg | Co-Founder & CEO, Any Block Analytics
  • Melanie Mohr | CEO, WOM Protocol
  • Robert Henker | Research Manager, Hasso Plattner Institute, Potsdam Germany
  • Alain Falys | Co-founder and CEO, Keybox
30mins

Moderator: Danielle Keller Aviram | Sustainability in Fashion Writer, Luxiders Magazine

  • Doron Abrahami | Head of the Economic and Trade Mission Embassy of Israel, Berlin
  • Fiona De Nicola | Fintech Associate, Plug and Play
  • Sisi Zheng | Innovation Manager & Head of China Tech, Deutsche Bahn
30mins

Moderator: Nicholas Borsotto | Founder, Archgriffin Consulting

  • Ziv Adato | COO, Levent
  • Yaron Golgher | Co-Founder & CEO, I Know First
30mins

Yoni leads a team spread across the UK, Estonia, Singapore and the US that builds fast and efficient systems for managing global liquidity, financial risk and capital markets activities – or simply put: delivering funds where customers need them.

15mins
Andreas von Hirschhausen

Andreas is responsible for New Business and the Account Management of Fincite. Fincite aims to bring Asset & Wealth Management into a digital and connected world. Andreas is also the host of a finance podcast called The Wall Street Lab, interviewing financial professionals. Before Fincite he worked in Technology Consulting for FIS, the world’s largest Fintech and Deutsche Bank in various roles. He holds a Master of Science in Financial Engineering degree from the National University of Singapore and passed all 3 levels of the CFA exam.

10mins
Gal Aviv

Gal was the managing partner at ATD, the technological investments arm of the Aviv Group for over 10 years. Aviv received his PhD in Nano-Physics from the University of Nottingham, England, for his research on ultra-cold atoms, using atom-chips.

Aviv built the first Quantum-Bit from room temperature vapor atoms. His research has been presented in many papers, lectures and conferences. Gal was named to the “40 under 40” most promising young entrepreneur by Globes.

10mins

10-minute spotlight talks from fintech’s finest

  • Marta De Stradis | Business Developer, QEDIT
  • David Shames | Founder & CEO, DBS-H
  • Martynas Pilkis | Senior Economist, Bank of Lithuania
  • Thorsten Terweiden | Former Deputy Head of Fintech, Invest Hong Kong
60mins

A series of 7-minute startup pitches

  • Yakup Sezer | Managing Director, insha
  • Philipp Brune | Founder, QWICS
  • Jeremy Berger | Co-Founder & COO, Arival Bank
  • Dieter Büttenbender | Partner & Strategic Advisor, Bankify
  • Hederik Laloo | Head of Sales, Invest Suite
  • Atanas Zaprianov | Director Product and Channels, Payhawk
  • Radoslav Albrecht | Founder & CEO, Bit Bond
  • Scott Harkey | Head of Strategy & Payments, Levvel
  • David Benizri | CEO and Co-Founder, Rivver
  • Edouard Abdulhak | Business Development Associate, Fund Ourselves
  • Yaron Golgher | Co-Founder & CEO, I Know First

 

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.

BOOK 1 ON 1 MEETINGS IN ADVANCE WITH BRELLA

FinTech Junction is focused on business networking. Our attendees get access to Brella, a leading meeting platform where they can schedule 1 on 1 meetings starting in advance. These 15-minute speed dates allow startups, investors and corporates to maximize the ROI they get from attending the conference.

Brella will open by Thursday, December 5th. Only registered attendees will get invited via email. So what are you waiting for? Register today and meet your next client, partner or investor at FinTech Junction!

1 on 1

WELCOME RECEPTION

WED, DEC 11, 19:00-21:00

Join our invite-only exclusive welcome reception and mingle with speakers, sponsors and VIPs.

Location and details will be shared with speakers, sponsors and VIP pass holders.

FJ welcome

EUROPE 2019 VENUE: STATION BERLIN

STATION Berlin is one of the most extraordinary event venues in Europe. Situated at the heart of Germany’s capital, its superb accessibility, dimensions, technological resources and architecture make it an international hotspot
Station Berlin

REGISTER

We have many great options for you to choose from. You can choose a regular pass or upgrade it to enjoy our workshops. You can get a special VIP pass and join our exclusive welcome reception and VIP lounge. If you're an employee of an early stage startup, we have a special pass for you.