Apply to Demo in the Tech Tunnel

Brand new to IFGS 2022: The Tech Tunnel. This is a great opportunity for you to demonstrate your technology to over 2500 senior delegates over the two days of IFGS, on the 4th and 5th of April 2022.

Located in the Crypt of the historic Guildhall, you will have the opportunity to show off how your cutting edge technology works to the FinTech ecosystem. The catch? You only have a screen to do it. There will be 10 Tech Tunnellers in total, showcasing the very best of the best of emerging financial technology.

To apply, please complete the application form. If you have any questions regarding the Tech Tunnel package, please see our FAQs below.

Frequently Asked Questions

When do applications close?

Applications close on Tuesday 1st February 2022.

When do we find out if our application has been successful?

The Innovate Finance team will be in touch if your application is successful.

What is included in my Tech Tunnel demo stand?

1 x TV with stand and shelf, 2 x chairs, signage / branding, 1 x IFGS ticket, entry to the IFGS drinks reception.

Do we get extra IFGS tickets?

Tech Tunnel exhibitors receive one additional ticket.

How much does it cost to demo in the Tech Tunnel?

The cost for the package is £3000 + VAT.

Where is the Tech Tunnel?

The Tech Tunnel, which is brand new for IFGS 2022, is located in the Crypt.

When will I be exhibiting my tech to delegates?

Tech Tunnel exhibitors will need to be at their demo stand from 8am to 6pm on both days of IFGS 2022.

Who can apply?

Exhibiting in the Tech Tunnel is for Innovate Finance members only, if you would like to find out more about membership, please click here.

Does it matter what type of business I am?

We are looking to have a mixture of B2B, B2C and B2B2C companies exhibiting.

What do we need to provide and by when?

Artwork for branding and payment will be required in February. Final screen content will be due in March.

Can we bring flyers and give away merchandise?

Yes you can but due to the space you cannot store excess at your stand. You will need to store this in the cloakroom and restock as required. 

Can we bring a pull up banner?

No you are not able to bring a pull up banner due to space restrictions. However, your demo stand will be branded.

Will there will be any lead scanning?

Yes, however this will be available at an additional cost.

Will we appear in the event programme?

Yes, you will appear as an exhibitor in the event programme.

Can we leave our valuables somewhere?

You are able to check valuables into the cloakroom on site.

How many people can demo on my stand?

This is up to you: We suggest not more than 2 people at once. You will need to make use of your complimentary membership ticket(s) and your 1 additional Tech Tunnel ticket.

Can we get materials delivered to the Guildhall?

Yes, you are able to have items delivered on Sunday 3rd April 2022. If you would like to do this, please email