INAUGURAL Canada FinTech Week

Comes to Toronto!

Why Attend?

The inaugural Canada FinTech Week brings together executives, entrepreneurs, investors and regulators from Canada, US and across the world to explore the latest in FinTech. Join us and experience Canada’s most innovative FinTech event.

Proclaimed by the City of Toronto

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CANADA FINTECH WEEK

August 12 – 15, 2019

OFFICIAL CANADA FINTECH WEEK EVENTS

Monday | August 12, 2019

Blockchain & Holocaust Asset Recovery
Monday, August 12, 2019 | 11:00am – 12:00pm | 7 Hart House Cir, Toronto

Between $17 billion and $200 billion of stolen Holocaust financial assets, including insurance policies and corporate shares, are still unpaid to victims. Over 15% of those claims are owed to Canadians. Learn how the Proveit team is using Blockchain to help the process of Holocaust asset recovery in the financial services sector, tackling the world’s largest financial crime case.

How can we improve Financial Inclusion?
Monday, August 12, 2019 | 2:00pm – 4:00pm | Mastercard Office | 121 Bloor St E #600, Toronto

Financial inclusion is one of the most pressing problems in finance and banking today. Global thought leaders from The World Bank, The United Nations Development Programme, Mastercard and Aga Khan Foundation lead the discussion on how Canada can make a difference in financial inclusion in today’s fast pace tech world.

Scotch & Talk presents

Canada FinTech Week Kickoff Party
Monday, August 12, 2019 | 5:00pm – 8:00pm | 

Join Scotch & Talk and the Digital Finance Institute for a celebration of the inaugural Canada FinTech Week and a sample of good scotch, sponsored by Macallan!

Tuesday | August 13, 2019

eSports and eGaming Breakfast & Networking

Tuesday, August 13, 2019 | 7:30am – 9:30am | Wildeboer Dellelce | 365 Bay Street #800, Toronto
Join us for a morning breakfast and an engaging discussion on the eSports boom in Canada and worldwide.

Breakfast included.

CYBERSECURITY LUNCH & LEARN

Tuesday, August 13, 2019 | 11:00am – 1:00pm | Trend Micro | 1 Snooker St, Toronto

In this one hour session, join Fernando Cardoso, Security Solution Architect, as he takes you through art of building better applications that meet the speed and demands of your business—driving a successful DevOps practice. Q&A and Networking to follow.

Lunch will be provided.

Open Banking: Canada’s Regulatory Developments
Tuesday, August 13, 2019 | 3:00pm – 4:30pm | Accenture | 40 King St W Suite #3000, Toronto

Join Senator Colin Deacon (member of the Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce), regulator and fintech community, and Accenture for a panel discussion on the Canadian Regulatory Developments in Open Banking and the opportunities and threats Open Banking brings to the economy.

Doors open & Registration: 3pm
Presentation & Discussion: 3:30pm 

Panel Members:
Senator Colin Deacon (Canadian Senate)
Steven Boms (Financial Data and Technology Association)
Vikas Shreedhar (Accenture)
Moderator: Sean Rudd (Accenture)

Official FinTech Canada Networking Cocktail Party
Tuesday, August 13, 2019 | 5:00pm – 8:00pm | KPMG | 333 Bay Street, 46th Floor, Toronto

KPMG hosts the official cocktail party for FinTech Canada, a networking opportunity to connect with industry thought leaders from FinTech companies, financial institutions, AI companies, law firms, advisory firms, investment firms and government organizations. Get connected!

Access to this event is included for all ticket holders of the FinTech Canada Conference.

Wednesday | August 14, 2019

FinTech Canada Conference
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 | 8:00am – 5:00pm | MaRS Discovery District | 101 College Street, Toronto

For the 5th year in a row, Canada’s 5th National FinTech conference brings together the top global leaders in the financial technology industry for a day of engaging discussions. Come and learn about the latest developments in financial innovation from the likes of the IMF, the world bank, google, citi bank, IBM, and Interac.

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Unwind at Canada FinTech Week Bar Night
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 | 8:00pm – 11:00pm | Pravda | 44 Wellington St E, Toronto

Unwind with new and old comrades at Canada’s famous vodka bar, Pravda, in the heart of Canada’s financial district.

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Thursday | August 15, 2019

The different sides of innovation in finance
Thursday, August 15, 2019 | 8:00am – 10:00am | 905 King Street West, Suite 300, Toronto

In finance, innovation is no longer a competitive advantage, but rather a necessity. The pace of rapid change is driving unique challenges and opportunities among industry players. Join Nanopay for breakfast on Thursday, August 15th to learn how different players across the financial ecosystem are conceptualizing, approaching and delivering innovation in finance.

Environics FinTech Forum – Driving Canadian consumer adoption
Thursday, August 15, 2019 | 11:00am – 12:30pm | Environics Town Hall, 33 Bloor St. E., Suite 900, Toronto

New technologies are transforming the financial services industry, but while the Canadian FinTech industry is flourishing with innovative new products, services and collaborations, consumer adoption remains relatively low. Businesses are left to wonder: What is the missing ingredient? What will drive adoption in Canada?

Join Environics for lunch on Thursday, August 15th to discuss consumer adoption challenges facing the FinTech sector and identify opportunities to move the industry forward.

Let’s talk ‘Alt-Fi’

Thursday, August 15, 2019 | 1:30pm – 4:30pm | 260 Spadina Avenue, Suite 400, Toronto

Join Fundthrough for a panel discussion about the landscape of alternative finance landscape and learn about future of alt-fi from a mix of FinTech.

Toronto’s Celebrating Women In Tech
Thursday, August 15, 2019 | 5:00pm – 8:00pm | The National Club

Join us at Genesys’ Women in Tech key event for women in tech in Toronto. Through inspirational keynotes, panel discussion on business strategy and networking cocktail party, this event enables people and organizations to connect, learn and take action on gender diversity and inclusion. Register now to hear success stories from industry leaders, explore challenges faced by women in tech, and celebrate Toronto’s amazing trailblazing women in tech.
Few points that will be discussed:

  • Women leadership in the tech industry
  • Gender gap and its impact
  • Gender diversity and its importance
  • Business strategy on supporting women in tech
  • Successful solutions to achieve gender diversity for better enterprise results

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Official Scotch Partner

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Organizer

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Get Involved

Don’t miss an opportunity to participate in Canada’s largest FinTech event and connect with FinTech & AI Leaders. 
 
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Access Passes

Full Access VIP Pass

*pass includes access to all the events

$999.00
Startup Pass

Company must be under 4 years old to be eligible for the statup pass.

*pass includes access to all the events

$499.00

Everyone is coming, are you?

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