A poster for the Singapore Fintech Festival 2017, including the logo of the festival, date, and photos of buildings and the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore

Singapore FinTech Festival 2017

Date: 13 – 17 Nov. 2017
Event: Singapore FinTech Festival 2017

The Singapore FinTech Festival is back in town, promising even more exciting and thought-provoking discussions, demos, and debates, as reported by the Monetary Authority Singapore (MAS). Attendees, whether startups, investors, financial institutions, or government agencies, are sure to have high expectations, following the festival’s debut last year. The Singapore FinTech Festival was a great success, bringing in over 13,000 people from 60 different countries.

This year’s festival will continue with the following events:

  • FinTech Conference
  • Hackcelerator
  • FinTech Awards (a prize pool of SG$1.15 M is up for grabs!)
  • Innovation Lab Crawl, Industry Networking (meet and network with the global FinTech community)
  • Open Banking Masterclass
  • Workshops (learn from industry experts)

In addition, the Singapore FinTech Festival is introducing the Investor Summit“Deal Day” — to the programme line up “which aims to enhance access to funding for startups and improve the quality and quantity of FinTech investment deals in Singapore. “Deal Day” will showcase promising FinTech startups and innovative technologies to local and global investors, with a view towards facilitating FinTech investment deals.”

Reflecting on last year’s festival and the upcoming promises, Chief FinTech Officer, MAS Mr. Sopnendu Mohanty said, “The Singapore FinTech Festival is an excellent platform for key stakeholders of the global and regional FinTech community to connect, learn from one another, and co-create new solutions to real problems. Last year’s Festival was a great start. This year’s Festival will be brighter, bigger, better.”

For more information on the Singapore FinTech Festival please refer to their website.

If you are traveling to Singapore for the festival and need to book a meeting room or a hot desk for the busy week, GorillaSpace wants to help you! We have plenty of quality options to offer you during your week of Singapore FinTech festivities.

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