The Ultimate Guide to 2017 Fintech Conferences

February 16, 2017

In 2017, the industry’s leading Fintech conferences will focus on partnerships between Fintech startups and traditional financial institutions, compliance with regulatory changes, improving the customer experience, appealing to younger generations, and digital innovation.

January

Strategic Venturing & Partnership Between Fintech & Financial Institutions

January 25-26, 2017 | New York, NY

Industry leaders come together to discuss key topics like partnerships, integrations, venturing, adapting to consumer expectations, innovation, and ways to capitalize on the Fintech movement.

Paris Fintech Forum

January 25-26, 2017 | Paris, France

The leading European Fintech conference, focusing on key industry trends such as payments, Fintech cooperation/competition, digital disruption, Insurtech, and more.

February

ABA National Conference for Community Bankers

February 19-22, 2017 | Orlando, FL

Boosting profitability for community banks by developing strategies that incorporate the latest Fintech innovations to attract the latest generation of banking customers.

March

Bank Innovation

March 6-7, 2017 | San Jose, CA

Insights into the most effective approaches to customer acquisition and retention for banking institutions, including major Fintech trends.

LendIt USA

March 6-7, 2017 | New York City, NY

Bringing together over 5,000 attendees from leading Fintech and investment firms, service providers, and banks, this event focuses on the application of disruptive financial technologies to the lending industry.

Temenos Innovation Jam Series

March 7/16/22/23/28, 2017 | Abu Dhabi, UAE/ Miami, FL/ London, England/ Singapore/ Geneva, Switzerland

This annual regional conference series is a contest to find the most promising up-and-coming Fintechs in the industry, featuring product demonstrations of the latest innovative banking technologies from startups around the world.

Fintech Valley Vizag Conference

March 9-10, 2017 | Visakhapatnam (Vizag), India

Held in one of India’s largest Fintech hubs, this event brings together global financial service vendors, financial institutions, academics, investors, and entrepreneurs to discuss how Fintech innovation can promote growth and business success.

Ignition UK: Future of Fintech

March 15, 2017 | London, England

Focusing on banking innovation, global financial disruption, and cooperation between emerging Fintechs and legacy institutions.

FinDEVr New York

March 21-22, 2017 | New York, NY

Fintech developers from around the world will gather to discuss the latest innovation tools, platforms, APIs, and case studies to help promote rapid innovation.

Retail Banking

March 22-24, 2017 | Miami, FL

Tackling the increasing digitization of banking and exploring how conventional institutions can survive and thrive by adopting Fintech solutions.

April

Banking Transformation & Innovation Summit

April 6-7, 2017 | Vienna, Austria

Presenting case studies on how to navigate the latest industry challenges, including digital banking disruption, the mobile customer experience, and the expectations of Millennial customers.

NACUSO Network Conference

April 10-13, 2017 | Lake Buena Vista, FL

Discussing emerging challenges for credit unions, including fraud and security, risk management, Fintech partnerships, and new regulations.

Empire Startups Fintech Conference

April 25, 2017 | New York, NY

A gathering of hundreds of Fintech entrepreneurs and startup accelerators blazing new trails in digital payments, Insurtech, blockchain, and robo-advising.

Temenos Community Forum

April 25-27, 2017 | Lisbon, Portugal

This year’s theme of this annual event is “Real World Fintech,” focusing on how the latest innovative financial technologies can improve real life customer outcomes.

Finovate

April 26-27, 2017 | San Jose, CA

Navigating major changes to the Fintech ecosystem through technological innovation, new partnerships, and policy advancements.

May

The Financial Brand Forum

May 17-19, 2017 | Las Vegas, NV

Featuring live demonstrations of the latest mobile apps and digital tools that are revolutionizing banking tasks.

Marketing Association of Credit Unions Conference

May 30-June 2, 2017 | Austin, TX

Covering strategies for appealing to and serving all customer demographics, marketing with empathy, and innovating for the future.

June

MoneyConf

June 6-7, 2017 | Madrid, Spain

Sponsored by Web Summit, this invite-only event examines the future of finance according to the world’s biggest financial institutions and most disruptive startups.

Digital Banking

June 12-14, 2017 | Austin, TX

Examining groundbreaking innovations in Fintech, including mobile wallets, wearables, analytics, and security.

CFSI Emerge Financial Health Forum

June 14-16, 2017 | Austin, TX

Introducing innovative technologies that provide banks and other financial service providers with the tools they need to help underbanked Americans improve their financial health.

Southeast CU Conference & Expo

June 14-17, 2017 | Orlando, FL

One of the largest industry credit union conferences, focusing on meeting the needs of all customer demographics, avoiding the threat of digital disruption, and compliance with new NCUA regulations.

Fincoder

June 20, 2017 | London, England

Some of the brightest developers and technical leaders from large financial service firms and fast-growing startups explore Fintech partnerships and what investors look for in emerging technology.

The Future of Fintech

June 26-28, 2017 | New York, NY

Covering the continued movement of Fintech, this conference will detail what you can expect in robo-advising, artificial intelligence, blockchain, and Insurtech.

July

London Fintech Week

July 7-14, 2017 | London, England

Celebrating disruptive Fintech innovation, this year’s London Fintech Week will bring together the leaders of the Fintech revolution and discuss how the financial services industry will be affected by events like Brexit.

In|Vest

July 11-12, 2017 | New York, NY

Focusing on the digitalization of the wealth management industry, this conference highlights advancements in technologies such as new user interfaces, account aggregation, and artificial intelligence.

AI in Banking Summit

July 17-19, 2017 | Virtual Event

This exclusive three-day event is brining together the industry’s leading experts in artificial intelligence and finance to explore the opportunities, challenges, and future of AI-powered banking.

August

Canada National FinTech Conference

August 18, 2017 | Toronto, Canada

The third annual Canada National Fintech Conference, covering topics in Fintech, Regtech, innovation, startups, payments, financial inclusion, and artificial intelligence.

September

AI Vancouver Conference

September 7, 2017 | Vancouver, Canada

This inaugural event will focus on the applications of artificial intelligence (AI) in the financial services industry, featuring talks on machine learning, deep learning, blockchain, and automatic payments. 

October

BAI Beacon 17

October 4-5, 2017 | Atlanta, Georgia

This two-day event brings together experts in payments, compliance, analytics, and technology to explore innovation strategies that can solve real-world challenges and drive positive industry change.

FinTech Expo Conference & Exhibition

October 16-17, 2017 | London, England

Offering insights into the increasingly integral nature of Fintech to financial service strongholds such as asset management, loans, money transfers, and payments.

Money 20/20

October 22-25, 2017 | Las Vegas, NV

Discussing the surge of investment in Fintech companies and the most profitable strategies for leveraging the global Fintech industry.

FinCon

October 25-28, 2017 | Dallas, TX

Exploring trends in personal finance and investing and how to create and profit from effective online content.

ChatbotConf

October 2017 (Dates TBA) | Vienna, Austria

Ideas and innovation related to chatbots, mobile messaging, and conversational commerce.

November

FinTech Evolution

November 1-2, 2017 | Berlin, Germany

Focusing on bridging the gap between traditional finance institutions and Fintech startups to navigate the future of the evolving financial services industry.

December

Fintech Connect Live!

December 6-7, 2017 | London, England

Bringing together Fintech startups, technology vendors, government agencies, and financial service providers to discuss key strategies related to importation/exportation, regulation, and growth.

The Future of Money and Technology Summit

December 2017 (Dates TBA) | San Francisco, CA

An annual meeting of some of the brightest minds in finance and technology, including startups, developers, investors, solutions providers, and press discussing the changing Fintech industry.

 

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  • Let’s not forget the Temenos Innovation Jams (Abu Dhabi, Miami, London, Geneva & Singapore) plus the Temenos Community Forum, this year held in beautiful Lisbon, Portugal – http://www.temenos.com

    • Elizabeth Mills

      Thanks for the tip! I’ve added those conferences to the article. Feel free to share the updated list with your network!

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  • Shreya

    Another one is Spring Conference -March 9th and 10th 2017. Andhra Pradesh’s (India) Fintech Valley Vizag has launched the first Fintech innovation challenge for India’s leading broking firm, Angel Broking.
    More details here:
    http://www.fintechvalleyvizag.com/springconference2017/
    http://www.fintechvalleyvizag.com/

    • Elizabeth Mills

      Good catch, thanks for letting me know! I’ve added it to the list.

  • Columbia Business School’s FinTech, DFS & Payments Summit on June 8 & 9 in NY is one not to miss. 70+ speakers, top tier participants, regulators, VCs and innovators covering blockchain, mobile money, payments, DFS, big data & more. Pricing very competitive and tickets limited. https://goo.gl/FQ1C9C

  • Kairui Guo

    Hi Elizabeth,

    I would like to suggest another event for your great list!

    Name: Eventful Forum
    Date: September 14-15
    Location: NYC
    Overview: Eventful Enterprises presents the second annual gathering of the Eventful Forum, an executive conference dedicated to addressing the future of business through the world’s converging industries. Last year, EF2016 hosted participants from 12 cities around the country and 4 countries around the world. For this year’s followup, EF2017 will be the first conference anywhere to bring the martech and fintech worlds together under one roof, to address the most urgent and actionable collaborations needed for facing the imminent new paradigm of virtualized consumerism.

    Link: http://www.eventfulforum.com