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About the course
One-of-a-kind opportunity to learn about the latest trends in FinTech, directly from the Silicon Valley insiders. Designed specifically for financial services executives, the program includes 5 full days of immersive experience with the most innovative Silicon Valley companies and presentations by experts to provide insights into the impact of technology innovations on finance.
What Will I Learn?
Trends and innovation
Trends and innovations in mobile and tablet banking; authentication, biometrics, mobile payments, user experience, millennials, analytics and more.
Technology solutions that help improve efficiency and transparency in regulation, automate compliance processes and alleviate the regulatory burden.
Applications of one of the word’s most disruptive technologies to address particular needs within finance and beyond. Evolution, timelines, players, trends.
Digital Lending Solutions
Digital lending solutions to fuel growth, including products and services offered directly to consumers. Innovative business models (peer-to-peer lending).
DAY 1 The FinTech Revolution – drivers, players, winners
Technology leadership changes at breakneck speed exceeded only by the pace of change in the Financial Services. Discuss with prominent VC investors and newly minted start-ups incubated by companies such as 500 Startups and RocketSpace the roots of the FinTech revolution and the role of technology innovations in the battle for the financial services market.
DAY 2 Banking Disrupted: Unbundling Personal Finances
Meet with the rapidly growing FinTech companies such as NerdWallet, Token, Affirm and Abra to explore how consumers and small businesses clarity around all of the life’s financial decisions, how credit card business is evolving and what it means for the established financial services organizations.
DAY 3 The Future of Money
Blockchain, bitcoin, peer-to-peer lending, and AI are just a sample of innovations that you’ll learn about during Day 3. Hear from companies such as Bitpay, Prosper, Hyperwallet and Syndeo about the future of money. Brainstorm on ways to get ready for the next wave of tech disruption.
DAY 4 Risk Management and E-Commerce
Explore the next generation risk management and anti-fraud services for the e-commerce ecosystem with cutting-edge solution providers such as Identity Mind. Brainstorm about how to overcome the regulation and compliance challenges of working with FinTech companies. Learn from companies such as the Western Union the frameworks to assess, establish and develop partnerships with FinTech businesses.
DAY 5 Lessons On Corporate Innovation
Hear from the leaders of established companies such as BNY Mellon, CitiVentures, Mercedes, and IBM case studies on successfully implementing various corporate innovation strategies – building an innovation center, creating corporate venture fund and others. Learn from the world-famous Silicon Valley companies such as Airbnb, Google, Autodesk how to set up and maintain the innovative culture and successfully compete in the digital economy.
Why Should I Join?
Forge new alliances with top Silicon Valley executives
Learn from the visionaries of Silicon Valley
Discover the technologies defining the future
Empower your team to be agents of change
First-hand experience of the world’s innovation capital
Get Privileged Access To Silicon Valley
With over 25 years of experience, Ed is an accomplished business leader, an experienced Silicon Valley venture capitalist and a technology entrepreneur with a particular focus on machine learning and artificial intelligence. Based in Palo Alto, Ed is an electrical & electronics engineer by t...
Said Mia is the Founder and Managing Partner of Stormbreaker Venture Group LLC, an early-stage technology focused venture capital fund based in Silicon Valley. Said also founded Sweat Equity, a strategic advisory firm focused on helping venture-stage companies. He has advised and invested in seve...
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