FinTECHTalents Virtual Nordics will be a Festival both for and about the region. A showcase on the progress and innovation for those around the world who would like to know more. This 14th October, discover the answers to these questions.
Show me the money, where can Nordic FinTech find its capital?
One of the major pillars of an effective FinTech Hub is access to capital for new companies. Is capital hard to find in the Nordic region?
Working from…home, remote, distributed wherever…
The future of work has often been promoted as one where anyone can work anywhere. This set up is no longer a choice, but how most of us work in 2020. What tools, strategies, and procedures are needed to make sure your team works together when they are not together?
The Class of 1984
In 1984, Olof Stenhammar founded Swedish derivatives exchange OM in 1984, and in doing so, became a global pioneer in electronic trading. Is Nordic innovation still defined by the launch of OM?
The Lunchtime Debate—Is Nordic Innovation a Myth?
Conventional wisdom regarding disruptive companies in the Nordic region will throw up tech giants like Skype and Spotify. However, if you dig deeper, a different FinTech reality emerges—one of incumbent bank complacency, an aversion to partnerships, and a lack of capital and support for startups. What is the reality?
Identity Rules in the Nordics and Beyond
The Nordic, Scandanavian, and even Baltics states have had much success with national identity schemes. How does it compare to the rest of the world?
The Journey to P27
Once completed, P27 will provide a single payment infrastructure for almost 27 million people living in the Nordics region. What has been the journey so far, what else needs to be done?
The Open Banking Salon
Open Banking initiatives are rife throughout Europe and the Nordics. While banks, PSPs, and new entrants focus on open APIs, marketplaces, and data—is anyone in the industry really looking at the needs of the consumer?
Inclusion, the Environment and FinTech’s true impact on Society
How does the Nordic region understand financial health? How can prosperity be enabled? Does the move towards a cashless society hinder of enable these efforts?