What makes Finovate unique among fintech events?
We don’t waste your time. Finovate is curated, fast-paced, and gets right to the point. And we’ve been delivering value for over 10 years.
Fast-paced demos of cutting-edge fintech
20+ 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.
Beyond the demos: Insights from global fintech leaders
In addition to seeing the latest innovative technologies live on stage, you will hear about the latest regional trends and macro issues affecting financial technology.
Keynote topics and sessions will range from the future of fintech unfolding in the Middle East, the evolution and limits of current financial regulation, and investment from within or without the region to the future of digital banks, AI, blockchain, and digital currency.
Networking measured in quality and quantity
Join 300+ senior financial and banking executives, venture capitalists, press, industry analysts, bloggers, regulators, and entrepreneurs from across the UAE.
Who attends FinovateMiddleEast? - find out here
We’ll help you connect with the people you want to meet through:
- hot-topic round tables
- high-impact networking sessions
- NEW for 2018, the Brella networking and matchmaking app – see more details
Stand up and be heard
Something for everyone
Whether you’re a banker, venture capitalist, entrepreneur or member of the press, Finovate has the insight and ideas you need to stay current.
Fintech innovation continues at a blistering pace. You can’t afford to be left behind.
FinovateMiddleEast will help you stay informed and find the next big advantage – before your competition does.
Future-focused fintech in action
Fintech innovation continues at a blistering pace, and you can’t afford to be left behind.
- Get up to speed on the latest fintech developments and how they are shaping financial services around the world.
- Hear fintech demos on financial inclusion, identity and future technologies.
- See the newest start-ups in the quick paced Accelerator Showcase.
FinovateMiddleEast by the numbers
Speakers at the region's leading fintech conference include:
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.
FinovateFall was excellent, and really well run. We had an overwhelming response to our product after demoing.
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
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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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Important Event FAQs
We’re looking forward to seeing you at our next event and wanted to give you a little more information. Here are some of the FAQs about FinovateMiddleEast.