First Glance Agenda

Day 1

Purple Stage

Old Library

Blue Stage

Livery Hall

0800
0900
Registration and Welcome
Theme

Financial Services in 2050:
What Should we be Aiming for?

Theme

The Changing Landscape:
Up and Coming Technologies

0900
1055
Sub theme: Is the Globalisation
of Data the Game-Changer?Sessions:Tech and the Future
of Financial ServicesPutting Innovation at
the Heart of Financial Services

Focus on the Future of Data

 

 

 

AI and Machine Learning –
What does the future hold for Financial Services?

1055
1115
Morning Break
1115
1300
Sub theme:

Regulators vs
Politicians vs Industry:
Who Takes the Lead?

 

Sessions:

International Regulators in Focus:
What Can We Learn From Each Other?

Building Trust in FinTech:
Data, ID and Privacy

1115
1300
Sub theme:

Digital Currencies vs
Traditional Payments

 

Sessions:

Money, Money, Money: The Future of Payments

BigTech: Threat or Opportunity?

 

1300
1345
Lunch Break
1300
1345
Sub theme:

Investment for Global Growth

 

Sessions:

Global FinTech Investment:
A Deep Dive Into Trends

Investment, Public vs Private:
What is the Way Forward?

FinTech’s Next Top Business Model:
What is the Best Strategy?

1300
1345
Sub theme:

Let’s Get Techy

 

Sessions:

The Fourth Industrial Revolution:
Taking a Peek at Tomorrow’s World

Resilient FinTech:
Business Continuity in the Cyber-age

Decentralised Assets & Central
Banking Innovation in Focus

1535
1555
Afternoon Break
1555
1800
Sub theme:

2050: Who Will Win the Global
Race for Talent

 

Sessions:

The Human Touch in FinTech:
the BBC Storyworks Panel

 

Cultivating an Inclusive Sector:
An X-Ray Analysis of the UK Talent Pool

1555
1800
Sub theme:

Letters from the Front Line

 

Sessions:

Cooperation for Innovation:
Learnings from Key Verticals

Consumer Behaviour, Habits and
the Impact on Financial Services

Day 2

Purple Stage

Old Library

Blue Stage

Livery Hall

Theme

Inspiring Innovation: The Leaders
Democratising Finance for a
Fairer World

Theme

Global FinTech: Joining up the Dots

0950
1125
Sub theme:

Profit or Purpose: Mutually
Exclusive?

 

Sessions:

Profit or Purpose in FinTech:
Do we have to Choose?

 

Tech’s Role in Democratising
Access to Financial Services

 

0950
1125
Sub theme:

Global FinTech Powered by
Local Innovation

 

Sessions:

FinTech without borders:
Key factors in international collaboration

Local vs Central,
What can we Learn from
Cities around the Globe?

 

1125
1145
Morning Break
1145
1305
Sub theme:

Should FinTech be Society’s
Safety Net?

 

Sessions:

Beyond Millennials:
FinTech For All Ages and Demographics

Bridging the Financial Education Gap

Financial Services for All:
Making Innovation Work for Everyone

1145
1305
Sub theme:

Secrets of Scaling Up

 

Sessions:

What Makes A FinTech
Scale Quickly?

Scaling Big and Fast: What Can
your VC Do for You?

What is Success in FinTech?

 

1305
1345
Lunch Break
1345
1500
Sub theme:

Open Data and the New Vision
of Financial Services

 

Sessions:

Making Banking & Finance
Accessible to all SMEs

 

Open Finance: What is the Future
of Open Banking?

 

1345
1500
Sub theme:

Pressure on Worldwide
Innovation

 

Sessions:

The Thin Blue Line:
Why Are Financial Criminals
One Step Ahead?

Innovation: East meets West

 

 

1500
1530
Afternoon Break
1530
1730
Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars,
London Demo Day 2020 

Sub theme: Focus on…

 

Sessions:

Get Your Ducks in a Row:
A Checklist to Scale Effectively

The Good, the Bad & the Ugly:
Sharing the UK’s Experience of
Open Banking with Europe

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