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MARCH 6-9, 2018 | ExCeL London, London

The most effective way to stay ahead on fintech innovation

1400+ attendees. 70+ companies demoing. 120+ expert speakers. Countless opportunities.

See cutting-edge banking, financial and payments technology in a unique, short-form, demo format. Plus new for 2018....after the 70+ demos, get advice and insights from another 120+ fintech experts in a newly expanded programme. All taking place in a larger venue to accommodate increased demand.

Last chance to save

Register by Friday, February 23 and save £400.

What makes Finovate unique?

Diverse fintech solutions

Finovate’s demoing companies come from a wide variety of fintech sub-sections. Here's a few of the topics that you’ll see the latest innovations in:

Investing/wealth management
User experience
Core banking
Big data

Specialised focus. Specialised knowledge.

Our expanded event will feature 6 tracks, making sure that you can see what you need to, no matter what your focus is. The tracks are:

New Tech
Digital Lending

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. 

FinovateEurope will help you stay informed and find the next big advantage – before your competition does.

Who will you learn from?

Visionaries, innovators and senior executives from the some of the world's leading financial institutions.

The 120+ speakers will include:

  • Ruth Wanderhofer, Global Head of Regulatory & Market Strategy at Citi
  • Claire Calmejane, Director of Innovation at Lloyds Banking Group
  • Ilyas Khan, CEO & Founder at Cambridge Quantum Computing
Networking measured in quality and quantity

FinovateEurope attracts 1400+ senior financial and banking executives, venture capitalists, press, industry analysts, bloggers, regulators, and entrepreneurs from across the UK and EU. 

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.

Open Innovation – disrupt your market by partnering

NEW for 2018! This interactive 2-day workshop is designed for professionals looking to drive disruptive innovation.

  • Understand where the disruptive ideas and partners are in the innovation ecosystem
  • Learn how to evaluate & leverage your external partnerships
  • Walk away with practical open innovation tools and a plan for your next steps

Led by former Director of Open Innovation at UK Innovation Agency and Investment Fund.

FinovateEurope in 30 seconds


FinovateEurope by the numbers

senior fintech attendees
fintech innovators demoing
Expert fintech speakers
Major financial institutions represented
C-level attendees
Influential press/media

Demo Days: March 6 & 7

Cut to the chase. Stay ahead on fintech innovation. 70+ demoing companies will show your their latest innovations live.

The Conversation Continues: MARCH 8 & 9

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 future product roadmap and strategic planning.

Open Innovation in the Financial Industry

Training Programme: 5 - 6 March 2018, London. Powered by Innovation Academy.

With the move to open systems and rapidly increasing advancements in FinTech, the finance industry is embracing ways to be more agile, well connected and are exploring a variety of open innovation initiatives.

This 2-day training programme help you build the knowledge necessary to thrive in this new environment. It will equip you with practical open innovation tools, understanding of the most successful initiatives inside and outside of the finance industry and how to develop an action plan for your next steps.

Be Seen. Be Heard.

We provide the platform to connect with 1400+ senior fintech decision-makers. Tell us your business goals. We'll help you achieve them.

Finovate blog

Keep up with the latest in fintech from our global network of industry insiders.

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More Event Information

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 conference series and authors the associated blogs.

Contact Us

Email inquires to europe@finovate.com.

Important Event FAQ

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 FinovateEurope.