December 4-5, 2017
Intercontinental Festival City Hotel,
The most effective way to stay ahead of fintech innovation in the Middle East and North Africa
400+ attendees. 30+ companies demoing. Countless opportunities.
Finovate events bring together the entire fintech community to showcase cutting-edge banking, financial and payments technology in a unique, short-form, demo-only format as well as insights from global financial service experts.
What makes Finovate unique?
We don’t waste your time. Finovate is curated, fast-paced, and gets right to the point. And we’ve been delivering value for 10 years.
Fast-paced demos of cutting-edge fintech
30+ innovative fintech companies will have just 7 minutes to demo their latest solutions live. No slides or video are allowed!
With the amount of noise in the space, staying up to date on fintech innovation has never been more challenging. Our competitive application process means only truly innovative companies will be on stage.
One-on-one connections with innovators
Speak directly to the founders and senior executives from the demoing companies during FinovateMiddleEast's high-impact networking sessions.
This isn’t your typical trade show floor, it’s your chance to speak directly with the innovators behind the technology that excites you.
Each morning Finovate will kick off with a high-energy, visonary keynote.
Stay tuned for announcements.
Beyond the demos: Insights from global fintech leaders
In addition to seeing the newest innovative technologies live on stage, you will hear about the latest regional trends and macro issues affecting financial technology.
Networking measured in quality and quantity
FinovateMiddleEast attracts 400+ senior financial and banking executives, venture capitalists, press, industry analysts, bloggers, regulators, and entrepreneurs from across MENA.
You'll meet the decision-makers behind the biggest financial brands in the world through our mobile app, hot-topic round tables, and high-impact networking sessions.
The future of fintech
Fintech innovation continues at a blistering pace, and you can’t afford to be left behind.
Stay informed and find the next big advantage – before your competition does.
FinovateMiddleEast by the numbers
Cut to the chase. Stay ahead on fintech innovation. 30+ demoing companies will show you their latest innovations live.
Best and brightest thinking on the future of fintech
Visionary keynote speakers and power panels keep you up to date on the latest opportunities for your business. Leave with dozens of new ideas for your 2018 product roadmap and strategic planning.
Finovate felt like stepping into the future of finance with genuinely innovative companies challenging conventional wisdom.
Standard Chartered Bank
Demoing at Finovate had an incredible impact for us. It was an amazing platform for launching our latest innovation and helped us get attention from serious financial services investors.
For online personal finance nerds — like your humble correspondent – Finovate is the Super Bowl and World’s Fair rolled into one.
WSJ The Wallet
I’m totally Finovate addicted. It’s amazing. I come all the way from Italy, and this is my fourth Finovate.
Strategic Management & Innovation
Finovate is the premier financial technology conference for a reason. You’ll see the best examples of leading innovators from around the globe, every single time. Finovate delivers.
Lead of Digital Channel Strategy
Keep up with the latest in fintech from our global network of industry veterans.
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The Finovate Group
The Finovate Group is a research and events firm focused on innovation in financial and banking technology. Our team runs the Finovate and FinDEVr conference series and authors the associated blogs.
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