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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





Minister for Exports
UK Government




Minister for Business, Trade, Tourism and Enterprise
The Scottish Government




Professor of Practice in Finance and Fintech at the University of Birmingham Business School
Co-Lead of UKFin+ Network for Financial Services




CEO
FinTech Scotland




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




Chair
Open Banking Implementation Entity (OBIE)




Principal Sales Engineer
BlackBerry




Director of Intelligence and Digital
Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)




Challenge Director - Next Generation Services
Innovate UK




Professor and ESRC Knowledge Exchange Fellow
University of Bristol and FinTech West




CEO & Founder
DirectID




Head of Fintech Propositions & Legal Director
Pinsent Masons




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




Executive Chair
FinTech Scotland




CEO Innovate Finance & CFIT Steering Committee Member
Innovate Finance




CEO
Smart Data Foundry




Partner - UK Head of FinTech Growth
EY




Director
FinTech North




CEO
FinTech Wales




Executive Lead
SuperTech (West Midlands)




Head of Financial Services
Department for International Trade




Senior Climate Advisor
Pinsent Masons




CEO & Co-founder
CienDos




CEO
Cybershell




Founder & CEO
Biscuit Tin




Founder & CEO
Legado




Director Of Business Development
Snugg




Head of Legal
Nude

Conference Agenda

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
FinTech Scotland
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 International 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
Open Banking Implementation Entity (OBIE)

Ian Phoenix
Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)

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

Break

Refreshments and Networking

Session Two

11:20 AM – 12:30 PM

UK FinTech Regional Leadership examples: Growing Regional Clusters


Sarah Williams-Gardener
FinTech Wales

Prof Jon Beaverstock
University of Bristol and FinTech West

Hilary Smyth-Allen
SuperTech (West Midlands)

Julian Wells
FinTech North

Chris Jessup
FinTech NI / A&L Goodbody

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

Lunch

Lunch and Networking

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

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

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
Co-Lead of UKFin+ Network for Financial Services
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
FinTech Scotland
4:40 PM – 5:40 PM

Networking & drinks reception

Sponsors

Agenda subject to change
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