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May 27-29, 2020|Hilton San Francisco Union Square,San Francisco, CA

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.

Finovate Podcast has launched!

The first ever Finovate Podcast brings you the stories and people that drive fintech innovation and features conversations from fintech’s elite innovators and influencers. 

New episodes are released every Monday and Wednesday. Find out more about our latest guests and fintech innovations.


Check out the Finovate blog for more news, the Finovate TV YouTube channel for more interviews and the Flickr page for event photos!

Best of Show winners announced!

The votes have been tallied and the people have spoken! Learn more about the winners of our Best of Show awards for FinovateSpring 2019.

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FinovateSpring 2019 Supplement

Our media partner FinTech Futures have produced a free supplement for FinovateSpring featuring articles such as, ‘Five Imperatives to Help you Scale your Fintech’ and ‘The Subtle Art of Holding Yourself Accountable’.

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Fintech Illustrated

Check out sketches that cover the highlights from 10 sessions at last week’s show done by Giselle Chow.

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Keynote: The Rise of the Machines

Tim Urban, Founder @ Wait But Why

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Analyst All Stars - Global Fintech: What's Hot and What's Not?

Michelle Evans @ Euromonitor International

Jacob Jegher @ Javelin

Daniel Latimore  @ Celent

Paul Berg @ Gallup

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How are Regulators Approaching Cryptocurrencies?

Valentina Isakina @ JobsOhio

Andrea Seidt @ Ohio Department of Commerce

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What Just Happened At Finovate Spring 2019

Chris Nichols @ CenterState Bank

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Seven Takeaways for Advisors From FinovateSpring 2019

Davis Janowski @ Wealth Management

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FinovateSpring '19: 3 Takeaways in 3 Minutes

Sam Kilmer @ Cornerstone Advisors

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A Review of the FinovateSpring 2019 Demos

Steven Ramirez, CEO @ Beyond the Arc

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Catch up with Bronze Sponsor and demoer, US Bank

Tory Passons, VP Middle Market Product, Commercial payments at U.S. Bank talks about their experience at FinovateSpring 2019 and why the audience is right for them.

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FinovateSpring live tweets!

Catch up on all of the live tweets from the event.

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FinovateSpring 2019 highlights

 Over 1,100 fintech professionals joined us in San Francisco for FinovateSpring 2019. Hear what the fintech industry thought of the event. 

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 over 10 years.

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.

Top 6 reasons to attend
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.

Who attends?
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. 

Learn more about the industry issues solved by the 2019 demoing companies.

2019 demoing companies
Insights from fintech visionaries

On the third day of the event, expert speakers 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?

2019 speaker lineup
What’s most important to you?

FinovateSpring 2019 featured 4 dedicated conference streams to ensure all attendees find what thy're looking for:

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Summit Day - AI and CX

FinovateSpring 2019 featured a dedicated add-on Summit Day that took a deeper dive into Artificial Intelligence and Customer Experience. 

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FinovateSpring 2019 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.

2019 keynote speaker!

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, discussed 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 featured an add-on Summit Day on May 7 to take a deeper dive into AI and customer experience.

Attendees heard case studies and received expert advice and insights on the impact AI and customer experience has on their business.

Be Seen. Be Heard.

We provide the platform to connect with 1100+ senior fintech decision-makers. Tell us your business goals. We'll help you achieve them.

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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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