Europe Agenda Tracks 2019

Lending and banking are converging. Traditional banks are launching new lending products, online lenders are adding bank-like services or even acquiring banking licenses of their own. Then we have the digital challengers banks that are rewriting the rules of banking.

Explaining how this new world works -- and connecting the dots -- can be problematic, if not impossible, for siloed financial services executives.

LendIt Fintech Europe’s agenda, divided into the following tracks, delves deeply into this new world bringing you the latest developments in the most important areas of fintech:

LENDING INNOVATIONS

Lending will always be the largest revenue generator for financial institutions, especially as we move into the digital age. The changes in this segment have been rapid on both the originator side and the investor side which is why we spend 2 full days on these areas.

  • Hear from the largest investors in the space and what is top of mind today.
  • Securitisation is starting to get into gear in Europe. But, will it take off like in the US?
  • Learn how platforms can broaden their audience
  • Learn how lenders are augmenting their underwriting using AI

DIGITAL BANKING

Disruption in the banking space has come fast with traditional banks and their digital challengers racing to deliver the best experience. Expanded to two days the digital banking track will explore the latest innovation happening for both of these core groups, including:

  • Will a digital-only bank reach scale and challenge a traditional lender?
  • Which of these hot digital startups could go bust?
  • Learn about banking as a service (BaaS)
  • Examine the latest bank partnerships
  • See how executives are working to build the bank of the future

CUTTING EDGE IN FINTECH

Fintech companies didn’t get where they are today by standing flat footed. It was the vision of entrepreneurs that have pushed financial services forward and is the focus of this track with topics including:

  • How does fintech make its next “quantum” leap?
  • What are the technologies that will drive financial services for the next generation?
  • Learn how artificial intelligence is advancing
  • Examine the effect of quantum computing and how it is being used

SPENDIT @ LENDIT

Fintech is fuelling the incredible growth of digital payments globally, stimulating intense competition amongst incumbent players and upstarts alike while radically transforming how we spend our money. New and exciting solutions leveraging the latest technology innovations are continuously seeking to enhance and improve the payment experience for individuals and organisations which is covered in this track including:

  • How will the digital payments ecosystem respond to the challenges of a maturing market?
  • What can today’s key industry trends tell us about how digital payments will evolve in the coming years?
  • What is the true impact of going cashless?
  • Examine how payments solutions are being tailored to specific industry verticals
  • Learn how payments will become a platform for a range of value-added services
2 Day Schedule

Day 1: Thursday, 26 September

7:30 Registration Opens
8:30 Expo Hall Opens
9:00 - 10:30 Keynotes
10:30 - 11:00 Networking Break
11:00 - 12:40 Keynotes
12:40 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:00 Innovation Zone Cutting Edge in Fintech Digital Banking Lending Innovation
15:00 - 15:30 Networking Break
15:30 - 17:30 Innovation Zone Cutting Edge in Fintech Digital Banking Lending Innovation
17:00 - 20:00 Pub Crawl

Day 2: Friday, 27 September

7:30 Registration Opens
8:30 Expo Hall Opens
9:00 - 10:30 Keynotes
10:30 - 11:00 Networking Break
11:00 - 12:40 Keynotes
12:40 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 17:00 Innovation Zone SpendIt at LendIt Digital Banking Lending Innovation