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Larger organizations and financial institutions around the world are becoming more dynamic and agile as more players arrive in the market everyday. Fintech is leading the movement with its rapidly expanding ecosystem.


 
 

The Fintech and Entrepreneurship Stage

THURSDAY OCTOBER 26TH

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FINTECH & ENTREPRENEURSHIP STAGE
FINTECH & ENTREPRENEURSHIP STAGE
How to handle and make the most out of your big data
10:00 - 10:30
Talkshop
How to handle and make the most out of your big data
10:00 - 10:30
Talkshop
TIME
10:00 - 10:30
LOCATION
Fintech & Entrepreneurship Stage
TAGS
Big Data, Analysis, EU
SPACE CAPACITY
100 People

Talkshop Description

A talkshop is a tips and tricks session whereby we discuss the practicalities of Big Data and how to manage it. Upcoming changes in data handling and personal control over data management and how we as businesses deal with it is a very prominent issue to tackle.

Panel Host


 Sabina Ciofu
Sabina Ciofu
Policy Advisor of European Parliament Belgium
Liberal, feminist, troublemaker. Attempting to write a PhD, while working at @Europarl_en. Hopefully known for @GWCBxl @YPDigitalPolicy @BrusselShapers

Panelists:


 Sherif Elsayed-Ali
Sherif Elsayed-Ali
Head of Technology and Human Rights of Amnesty International
Normally head of technology & human rights @AmnestyTech, momentarily director of global issues at @Amnesty. http://medium.com/@sherifea .
 David Burke
David Burke
VP Engineering of Datahug
David is a driven technical leader, experienced in building and motivating teams to apply cutting edge technology to achieve an an outstanding customer experience.

Enterprise Ireland
10:40 - 10:50
Questions Time (AMA)
Enterprise Ireland

Question Time with Enterprise Ireland
10:40 - 10:50
Questions Time (AMA)
Question Time with Enterprise Ireland

Questions Time 2
11:00 - 11:10
Questions Time 2

Beyond the Bank: Transparency and service
11:30 - 12:00
Panel
Beyond the Bank: Transparency and service
11:30 - 12:00
Panel
TIME
11:30 - 12:00
LOCATION
Fintech & Entrepreneurship Stage
TAGS
Panel, Fintech, Banking, Digital, transactions
SPACE CAPACITY
100

Description

Digital Banking is evolving into a collection of services and customer focused products that move beyond the traditional paradigm of a 'bank'. With more intense regulations and an attention paid to security of data and personalisation what is the next evolution for a customer oriented financial transaction system?

Panel Host:


 Mahoney Turnbull
Mahoney Turnbull
Partnerships: Early Stage Growth of Crowdcube
Mahoney believes no startup ecosystem can exist isolated and cross-pollination is essential to survival and growth. She hails from New Zealand with a background in TechLaw.

Panelists:


 Joao Reginatto
Joao Reginatto
Director of Product Europe at Circle
I help teams build and ship great technology products to customers. Director, EU Product & Operations @Circlepay. MBA @EMLyon.
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Anne Boden
CEO at Starling Bank
Founder & CEO at Starling Bank. Incredibly passionate about changing the way people interact with their Bank and to make better decisions with your money.
 Eddie Dillon
Eddie Dillon
Director of Innovation of KBC Bank Ireland
Eddie Dillon is Director of Innovation for KBC with responsibility for digital transformation and innovation.

OnStage Music
12:10 - 12:30
OnStage Music
12:10 - 12:30

Questions Time 3
12:40 - 12:50
Questions Time 3

Secret Advocates: Why support growing companies
13:10 - 13:40
Panel
Secret Advocates: Why support growing companies
13:10 - 13:40
Panel
13:10 - 13:40
LOCATION
Fintech & Entrepreneurship Stage
SPACE CAPACITY
100

Panel Description

How to convince startups and small-scale businesses to keep their unique identity without sacrificing profitability or ability to scale.

Panel Host


 Melissa Marijnen
Melissa Marijnen
Founder of Professional Rebel Netherlands
My personal mission and biggest interest is to learn from professional rebels; people who dare to challengebusiness-as-usual and change the status-quo of their industry or their expertise for the better.

Panelists:


Rory O'Connor
Rory O'Connor
CEO and Founder at Scurri
Scurri powers online delivery options that meet individual customers needs, decreasing purchase abandonment, increasing customer satisfaction and significantly improving the customer lifetime value.
 Steven O'Gara
Steven O'Gara
Senior Economic Development Officer at Dublin City Council
Part of the economic development Team for Dublin City Council, supporting the Economic Development and Enterprise SPC.
 Tom Early
Tom Early
HPSU Start Department Manager at Enterprise Ireland
Strategic assessment; financial planning; due diligence; fund raising; bank & 3rd party investor negotiations; trainer on strategy and finance; change management; event management

The surprising uses of Blockchain
13:50 - 14:20
The surprising uses of Blockchain
13:50 - 14:20
TIME
13:50 - 14:20
LOCATION
Fintech & Entrepreneurship Stage
SPACE CAPACITY
100

Panel Description

This panel will discuss the impact of Blockchain in unexpected areas.

Panelists:


 Jörg von Minckwitz
Jörg von Minckwitz
CEO and Co-Founder at Bitwala
CEO and co-founder of Bitwala, he is responsible for the vision, investor relations, PR, and the acquisition of new customers.
Lory Kehoe
Lory Kehoe
Deloitte EMEA Blockchain Lab Lead of Deloitte
Lory has been heavily involved in blockchain technology and innovation in the FinTech and RegTech areas and is Deloitte’s Europe Middle East and Africa (EMEA) Blockchain lab lead.
Aleks Nowak
Aleks Nowak
Chief Operations Officer of BlockEx
Aleks is a former Army officer with broad multi-disciplinary management expertise. A founding member of the UKDCA, he regularly speaks on Bitcoin to both commercial and consumer audiences.

Roundtable Sessions
14:30 - 15:00
Pre-booked Roundtable Session with: Tenderscout, Dublin City Council
Roundtable Sessions
14:30 - 15:00
Pre-booked Roundtable Session with: Tenderscout, Dublin City Council
TIME
14:30 - 15:00
LOCATION
Fintech & Entrepreneurship Stage
TAGS
Public Procurement, Public Policy
SPACE CAPACITY
100

Description

Our Roundtable Sessions consist of 1 company or group meeting a maximum of 6 pre-booked attendees. Multiple sessions will occur at this time on the Fintech & Entrepreneurship Stage

Roundtable Host - Tenderscout


Tenders are a #growthhack
Tenderscout will discuss how technology and machine learning can level the government procurement playing field by giving SMEs competitive insights that usually only large corporates have. Public Procurement has huge potential for smaller businesses and Tenderscout will discuss exactly how to best leverage these opportunities.

Roundtable Host - Dublin City Council


How can Cities Retain Talent?
Dublin City Council recognizes that talent retention is a major concern, not only for business but also for the entrepreneurship and innovation fabric of our city. They are seeking to engage with sectoral leaders and stakeholders to assist in identifying possible programs and policy initiatives. This Roundtable is an opportunity to assist in developing a public policy response to a significant threat to the competitiveness of Dublin City.

The Ripple Effect: Cybersecurity Impact on business behaviour
15:10 - 15:40
The Ripple Effect: Cybersecurity Impact on business behaviour
15:10 - 15:40
TIME
15:10 - 15:40
LOCATION
Fintech & Entrepreneurship Stage
SPACE CAPACITY
100

Panel Description

What should a company look out for when assessing cybersecurity risks? How recent hacking of companies such as HBO has affected the industry. How can we be sure that a business we work with has secure control over its data.

Panel Host:


 Ian Ellis
Ian Ellis
Director of Microsoft Startup Growth Partners
Ian Ellis is a Director at Microsoft Startup Growth Partners, working with high performing emerging technology companies.

Panelists:


 Neil Costigan
Neil Costigan
CEO of Behaviosec Sweden
Technology commercialisation, product management, security software engineering & architecture, Cryptography, Software development.
 Said Kenj
Said Kenj
Head of Accounts UK/I of Cyberlytic
Millennial with interests and background in IOT, blockchain, IT security and artificial intelligence.
 Donal Kerr
Donal Kerr
Co Founder / COO of 4Securitas
Donal is a cross-functional legal, policy and business expert with years of experience researching, developing and leading global policies, enforcement practices and processes, and trust and safety initiatives.

Question Time 03
15:50 - 16:00
Question Time 03

Building Trust in Transaction & Scale
16:10 - 16:40
Panel
Building Trust in Transaction & Scale
16:10 - 16:40
Panel
TIME
16:10 - 16:40
LOCATION
Fintech & Entrepreneurship Stage
SPACE CAPACITY
100

Panel Description

This panel will focus on companies’ efforts to appease and appeal to clients and investors as they grow and expand. This is made more complicated by the emergence of new technologies and digital methods, which is often very different from that which came before it.

Panel Host


 Sally Eaves
Sally Eaves
Emergent Technology CTO
Business & Digital Strategist | FinTech | Intrapreneur | Speaker and Author

Panelists:


 Sara Green Brodersen
Sara Green Brodersen
Founder & CEO of Deemly
Entrepreneur and rapidly rising thought leader within the global sharing economy.
 James Butland
James Butland
Head of Payments Europe of Airwallex | United Kingdom

Question Time 04
16:50 - 17:00
Question Time 04

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