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FINTECH 2022

Uk FINTECH Symposium 2022

GROWING FINTECH INNOVATION ACROSS THE UK

Wednesday 23 November

OX Edinburgh, Natwest GOGARBURN

UK Fintech symposium 2022 – Delivered by Fintech scotland

Delivered by Fintech Scotland, the summit is the gathering place for the FinTech National Network and UK FinTech leaders to collaborate, cooperate and develop new market opportunities.

Growing FinTech Innovation Across the UK is the national summit for FinTech policymakers, regulators, industry and innovation experts tasked with developing one of the fastest-growing and most dynamic technology sectors.

The annual event comes to the city of Edinburgh, where senior stakeholders will check progress on ambitious government plans to establish the UK as one of the leading FinTech destinations globally.

This is a must-attend event where you will hear from UK and Scottish Government ministers on the next steps for the industry. Attendance at UK FinTech Symposium is by invite only, if you would like to attend, please register your interest above.

Speakers


Executive Chair
FinTech Scotland

Executive Chair / Non-Executive Director
FinTech Scotland / CFIT

Chair
Centre for Finance, Innovation and Technology (CFIT)

CEO
Innovate Finance

CEO
FinTech Scotland

Chair / Professor of Practice in Finance and FinTech
University of Birmingham

Minister for Exports
UK Government

CEO & Founder
Yoello

Chief Technology Officer
FinTrU

Head of Asset Management Client Service Technology & Innovation Lead for Glasgow
J.P. Morgan

Chair / Partner (Financial Services)
FinTech NI / A&L Goodbody

Principal Sales Engineer
BlackBerry

Director of Intelligence and Digital
Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)

Challenge Director - Next Generation Services
Innovate UK

Advisory board member / Deputy Dean
FinTech West / University of Bristol

CEO & Founder
DirectID

Head of Scouting UK & Europe, Innovation and Partnerships
Nat West Group

CEO
Smart Data Foundry

Partner - UK Head of FinTech Growth
EY

CEO
FinTech Wales

Executive Lead
SuperTech West Midlands

Director
FinTech North / Whitecap Consulting Limited

Head of Financial Services
Department for Business & Trade

Senior Climate Advisor
Pinsent Masons

Head of Fintech Propositions & Legal Director
Pinsent Masons

CEO & Co-founder
CienDos

CEO
Cybershell

Founder & CEO
Biscuit Tin

Founder & CEO
Legado

Director Of Business Development
Snugg

Head of Legal
Nude

23 November 2022 | Session One

8:30 AM – 9:15 AM

Registration & networking

9:15 AM – 9:20 AM

Welcome and objectives

Symposium Chair


Stephen Ingledew OBE
FinTech Scotland / CFIT
9:20 AM – 9:30 AM

UK FinTech Leveraging Global Opportunities


Andrew Bowie MP
UK Government
9:30 AM – 10:05 AM

Expert Panel with UK Government Department of International Trade


Hugh de Lusignan
Department for Business & Trade

James Varga
DirectID

Emma Pollock
FinTrU

Sina Yamani
Yoello

Darren Kennedy
J.P. Morgan
10:05 AM – 11:00 AM

Strategic Development of UK FinTech Building on Kalifa Review


Charlotte Crosswell OBE
Centre for Finance, Innovation and Technology (CFIT)

Ian Phoenix
Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)

Janine Hirt
Innovate Finance
11:00 AM – 11:20 AM

Break

Refreshments and Networking

23 November 2022 | Session Two

11:20 AM – 12:30 PM

UK FinTech Regional Leadership examples: Growing Regional Clusters


Sarah Williams-Gardener
FinTech Wales

Prof. Jonathan Beaverstock
FinTech West / University of Bristol

Hilary Smyth-Allen
SuperTech West Midlands

Julian Wells
FinTech North / Whitecap Consulting Limited

Chris Jessup
FinTech NI / A&L Goodbody

Nicola Anderson
FinTech Scotland
12:30 PM – 1:15 PM

Lunch

Lunch and Networking

23 November 2022 | Session Three

1:15 PM – 2:15 PM

Innovation Strategies to Develop Economic Opportunities


Stephen Browning
Innovate UK

Matt James
Nat West Group

Colin Payne
NCR

Luke Scanlon
Pinsent Masons

23 November 2022 | Session Four- Please choose one of the following two sessions to attend

2:15 PM – 3:00 PM

Climate Finance

Understanding how ESG issues affect the FinTech industry
Location: The Knuckle, First Floor


Euan McVicar
Pinsent Masons

Luke Scanlon
Pinsent Masons

Jules Salmond
CienDos
2:15 PM – 3:00 PM

Data Innovation

Data Protection with Zero trust – Blackberry
Synthetic Data, inspiring financial innovation – Smart Data Foundry
Location: The Presentation Space, Ground Floor


Frank Gauld
Smart Data Foundry

Andy Brand
BlackBerry
3:00 PM – 3:20 PM

Break

Refreshments and Networking

23 November 2022 | Session Five

3:20 PM – 3:30 PM

Ministerial Keynote


Ivan McKee MSP
The Scottish Government
3:30 PM – 3:40 PM

Seeding Research Collaborations for Wicked Problems in Financial Services


Prof Karen Elliott
University of Birmingham
3:40 PM – 4:10 PM

Showcasing the very best in Fintech Innovation

Quick Fire 5-minute spotlight of six leading FinTech entrepreneurs


Josif Grace
Legado

Kate McKay
Nude

Mike Teall
Snugg

Sheila Hogan
Biscuit Tin

Dr Tayyaba Nafees
Cybershell

Sina Yamani
Yoello
4:10 PM – 4:40 PM

What next and closing comments with expert panel and interactive Q&A

Stephen Ingledew and guest speakers


Stephen Ingledew OBE
FinTech Scotland / CFIT
4:40 PM – 5:40 PM

Networking & drinks reception

Sponsors

Agenda subject to change
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