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December 3, 2018 | Nasdaq MarketSite | New York City

WHAT IS FEARLESS IN FINTECH?

Fearless in FinTech will bring together a majority female speaker faculty and audience from the forefront of start-ups, investment firms and established organizations in the Financial Services space to share their ideas for advancing the industry, strategies for effective collaboration, and their visions for the future of Financial Services.

AGENDA

Registration & Networking Breakfast

60mins

Chair’s Welcome

15mins

Opening Keynote: Redefining Leadership around Uncertainty and Disruption

The traditional leadership model is being thrown out by the leading Financial Institutions to promote constant innovation and competitiveness in today’s uncertain and increasingly digital financial landscape. Leaders must proactively identify and adapt to build a strong network of advocates, prepare the leaders of tomorrow and elevate or maintain their influence. Learn how leadership has been redefined by the world’s leading financial institutions.

30mins

Evolving to Meet the Needs of an Increasingly Diverse Customer Base

The world is seeing a proliferation of disruptions to financial services every day and in turn a growing pressure on financial business leaders to expand their service offerings in order to retain and attract new customers. Take a deep dive into customer financial behaviors, where they are heading and how to meet them in the right place at the right time.

30mins

Morning Networking Break

30mins

Panel Discussion: Proactive Planning for Blockchain Regulations

While the controls and protections of blockchain-based systems have not yet been standardized, they are coming soon and firms need to look ahead to anticipate and prepare. Learn what blockchain thought-leaders have to say about the pending regulatory environment and how to be prepared.

30mins

Collaborating to Compete: When Fintech Start-Ups meet Enterprise Financial Institutions

The Financial Institutions who do not consistently add to the experience and capabilities of their organizations risk losing out to the less expensive, or even free, competitors. But what happens when fintech start-ups partner with enterprise-level financial institutions? Unpresented Innovation. Learn how to determine who to partner with, create a detailed execution strategy and justification to gain internal buy-in, and define the best practices for creating a collaborative model for constant improvement.

30mins

Fintech Solution Spotlight

What can you learn in 20 minutes? Three speakers will attempt to dissect persistently recurring fintech topics via intensive twenty minute presentations that will leave you ignited with interest and ready to keep the conversations going well right through the break.

  1. Next Generation Regtech
  2. Securing the New Payment Ecosystem

45mins

Lucheon

60mins

Financial Business Model Innovation

With constant changes to the financial landscape, there is a need to identify a model that can evolve with the times. In this session learn how financial business models of the future can be adapted to fit the unique needs of your organization, the tools needed and the requirements of leadership in for driving the new model.

30mins

Strategic Negotiations, Network Building and Effective Decision Making

Each speaker (founders and senior execs) will present on a specific topic for 20 minutes; topics include: Strategic Negotiations, Network Building, Effective Decision Making.   After the presentation, they will break the audience into small groups and have a number of the scholarship attendees join them in group discussions to workshop specific challenges and facilitate peer-to-peer mentorship. Presentations will last one hour and the group discussion will also be allotted a full hour.

45mins

Networking Break

30mins

Case Studies in Fintech Intraprenuership and Entrepreneurship

To get ahead in today’s fast-moving financial landscape, leaders always need to be ahead of the game and ready for the next wave of disruption. Learn how innovative leaders are preparing for the unknown, adapting to compete, building influence and gaining resources to execute their strategic vision.

Case Study #1: Intraprenuership As companies are facing the threat of disruption from the outside, many are taking a bold approach to disrupting from within by building a team of intrapreneurs to drive innovation. Using the Build-Measure-Learn feedback loop as a way to develop new products and services with fast iteration and customer insight, even established companies can gain momentum by leveraging these concepts internally throughout their organizations. In this case study, you will discover the pitfalls and keys to success in building an internal innovation lab to drive transformation and create new sustainable sources of growth within a 171 year old insurance company.

45mins

Integrating New Hires and Preparing the Leaders of Tomorrow

The next generation workforce has grown up in a constant state of change, meaning the approaches to learning and thus teaching need to adapt with them, and leaders need to follow these shift to maintain an competitive and innovative workforce. In this discussion leaders will experience and gain an understanding of the best tools and approaches to guiding their successors and creating a culture of continuous improvement.

30mins

Disruptive Thinking Workshop: Agility, Adaptability & Creativity

The key to success in the rapidly shifting financial space is have a mindset that goes beyond traditional ways of thinking and out-maneuvers the others. In this interactive discussion, leveraging the brightest minds of fintech innovators, discover how and where you can adopt a disruptive mindset to progress your career as soon as you leave the conference.

30mins

Closing Comments

15mins

The Happiest Hour & Awards Celebration

Use this time to solidify the budding relationships with your fellow attendees in order to build a supportive network that will last your career.

45mins

STAY IN THE KNOW

SPEAKERS + ADVISORS

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Jennifer Barrett

Acorns

Chief Education Officer

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Lori Bieda

Bank of Montreal

Head of Analytics Center of Excellence

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Rachel Carpenter

Intrinio

Co-Founder & CEO

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Falguni Desai

Credit Suisse

Head of Strategic Initiatives & Transformation

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Ande Frazier

Penn Mutual

Vice President of Distribution

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Holly Hacker

Vitamix

Director, Brand and Customer Experience

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Elena Mesropyan

MEDICI

Global Head of Content

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Della Shea

Symcor

VP of Data Governance and Chief Privacy Officer

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Ambre Soubiran

Kaiko

CEO

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Yuliya Tarasava

CNote

Co-Founder, COO

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venue

Nasdaq MarketSite

Address

4 Times Square, New York, NY 10036

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