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Main Conference: May 8-10, 2019
Additional Summit Day: May 7, 2019
| Hilton San Francisco Union Square, San Francisco

Real-world solutions and insights from fintech’s cutting edge

1100+ attendees. 60+ demoers. 120+ speakers. Only at Finovate.

See the best of the Bay Area’s fintech through unique, short-form demos. Expert speakers on banking, payments, lending, community banking, AI and customer experience.

What problems are the demoing companies solving?

Wondering if you’re overpaying on investment fees?  
Looking for more retailers accepting cryptocurrencies?
Want to increase employee engagement with retirement benefits?  

Whatever your problem is, the future technologies you will see on stage at FinovateSpring will help.

What makes Finovate unique?

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

And our new location in Union Square, San Francisco means even more networking opportunities within the city!

One-on-one connections

Join 1100+ senior financial and banking executives, venture capitalists, press, industry analysts, bloggers, regulators and entrepreneurs from the Bay Area and beyond.

This isn’t your typical trade show floor. It’s your chance to speak directly to innovators behind the most exciting tech in finance. And meet senior people from financial institutions and VC firms interested in using or investing in it.

Brella - our new matchmaking tool - makes it even easier to connect with the people that matter most to you.

Cutting edge demos

Stay ahead on fintech innovation. 

FinovateSpring features 2 days of short-form demos. 

60+ demoing companies will show you their latest innovations live. Each presenter has just 7 minutes – with no slides or video allowed. So you see live technology with no filler. 

We handpick each company on stage, and they all give you a live demo - so you only see technology that works today. 

Check out the problems they're solving.

Insights from fintech visionaries

On day three, expert speakers will analyze the latest trends, opportunities and challenges.

Leave with dozens of new ideas for your future product roadmap and strategic planning. 

Hear from Wells Fargo, Citi, Prudential, Radius Bank, Alliant Credit Union, Umpqua Bank and many more?

What’s most important to you?

4 dedicated conference streams means you'll find what you’re looking for:

Summit Day - AI and CX

NEW for 2019, don’t miss our dedicated add-on Summit Day on May 7, taking a deeper dive into Artificial Intelligence and Customer Experience. 

The two summits run concurrently, so switch between them at your leisure.

FinovateSpring 2019 in 60 seconds:


FinovateSpring by numbers

senior fintech attendees
innovative fintech demos
expert fintech speakers
financial institutions represented
C-level attendees
influential press/media

Demo Days

Cut to the chase. Stay ahead on fintech innovation. 60+ demoing companies will show you their latest innovations live.

Do you have a fintech solution or innovation you want to get in front of the financial community? Through new customers, strategic partnerships, expert feedback, press coverage and VC funding, Finovate's unique format creates the ideal atmosphere for demoing companies to achieve the next level of success.

Keynote speaker revealed!

Tim Urban
Founder @ Wait But Why 

Session: The Rise of the Machines

Tim Urban, "one of the internet's most popular writers" according to Fast Company, discusses the artificial intelligence revolution and the road to superintelligence. What will AI mean for the future of financial services - and the future of work?

Summit Day

FinovateSpring 2019 features an add-on Summit Day on May 7 to take a deeper dive into AI and customer experience.

Hear case studies and get expert advice and insights on the impact AI and customer experience have on your business.

Be Seen. Be Heard.

We provide the platform to connect with 1300+ senior fintech decision-makers. Tell us your business goals. We'll help you achieve them.

The Finovate Community

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

Finovate alumni news - sneak peeks - demos - interviews - webinars - session recordings

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Finovate Live Digital Week

Catch up on expert fintech discussions via a series of interactive webinars, whitepapers and articles shedding light on the areas most ripe for innovation.


The premier publishing platform for the worldwide fintech community – providing daily news, analysis and expert commentary. Comprehensive, accessible and free.

Fintech Training

Face-to-face, digital and bespoke in-company courses

Finovate's learning partner, IFF, offers two-day courses in London, an online programme and unique learning solutions tailored to your business needs.

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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.

Contact Us

For questions or to present at this event, email us at spring@finovate.com.

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