WIRED MONEY 2016

June 23, 2016
The British Museum, London

AGENDA

The 2016 agenda has now been announced.
Download the 2015 agenda here (PDF)

“Incredible day. Superb event, many many thanks.”
Pat Phelan
Cofounder and CEO, Trustev (Main stage speaker)

“I really enjoyed it. I have to say, that I never have experienced such a professional organization and treatment!! Chapeau!!!”
Matthias Kroner
Founder and CEO, Fidor Bank (Main stage speaker)

“I had a blast, met great people, and was seriously impressed by the organisation. I know what goes into that!”
Philipp Moehring
AngelList (Main stage speaker)

“Just a quick note to say thanks for having us at Wired Money, it was a great event and provided lots of fuel and contacts to get the cogs whirring.”
Lex Deak
Managing Partner, QVentures (Startup stage speaker)

“Thank you for a great event yesterday. I really enjoyed the variety of speakers and the quality of their presentations. As a side note, one of the best networking events I have been a part of — some truly creative and amazing people were in attendance.”
Chris Severson
Chief Controls Office, Infrastructure — Investment Bank (delegate)

“As I expected, it was a fabulous event and not only did I have a great time, but I learned so much.”
Amy ter Haar
Chief Executive Officer, FLOW INC. (delegate)

“Simply impressive. Loads of feedback but at the core, great insights.”
Ben Jones
AKQA (delegate)

WIRED MONEY, TOGETHER WITH BBVA

WIRED Money returns to celebrate the individuals and companies working to upgrade the money, banking and finance sectors. The one-day event on June 23, 2016 will bring together more than 20 Main Stage speakers — from fast-growing startups, to powerful incumbents — to explain how digital technologies are reshaping business as usual.

Curated for delegates to expand their networks, WIRED Money also features dedicated networking breaks and a technology exhibition. Growth-stage companies will be pitching their business ideas on the Startup Stage.

Check back soon for speaker updates and agenda announcements.

WIRED MONEY 2016 SPEAKERS INCLUDE:

  • Sir Mark Walport300

Sir Mark Walport

Chief scientific adviser to HM Government

Sir Mark Walport's 2015 report 'Distributed ledger technology: beyond block chain' suggests the technology is key to the UK's future economic growth.

  • Eden300

Edan Yago,

CEO, Epiphyte

Epiphyte provides financial institutions with faster, cheaper and most transparent international transactions over the Bitcoin blockchain network.

  • Amos Meiri

Amos Meiri

CEO & co-founder, Colu

Bitcoin entrepreneur Amos Meiri founded Colu -- a platform that uses blockchain technology to bring trust to all types of transactions, both digital and physical.

  • Anne300

Anne Boden

CEO & Founder, Starling Bank

With Starling Bank, Boden is creating a mobile-first bank that’s designed with usability at its core.

  • Marta300

Marta Krupinska

Co-founder and general manager, Azimo

Azimo is a low-cost, fast and safe way to send money to 195 countries. Its services include cash pick-up, bank transfer, phone top-ups and a mobile wallet.

  • Katryn300

Kathryn Petralia

Chief operations officer, Kabbage

Petralia co-founded Kabbage, a platform offering capital or small loans to people who sell products online – whether it’s jewellery on Etsy or iPhone cases on eBay.

  • Anthony Watson

Anthony Watson

President & CEO, Uphold

Uphold helps people move, hold and spend any form of money or commodity online. It has enabled more than $900 million in transactions.

  • Hardeep Walia

Hardeep Walia

CEO & founder, Motif Investment

Motif lets investors build portfolios around broad concepts and themes, such as natural resources or biotech.

  • Paulo Maqrues

Paulo Marques

CTO & co-founder, Feedzai

Paulo Marques’ data science firm Feedzai uses machine learning to prevent fraud for payment networks, banks and retailers.

  • Shamir Karkal

Shamir Karkal

Head of open APIs, BBVA

Karkal aims to open up the core banking platform and services of BBVA and allow companies to build products and services on top of them.

  • Christina Kehl

Christina Kehl

MD & president, SFS & Co-founder, Knip

Co-founder of mobile-first insurance broker, Knip, Christina Kehl helped launch Swiss Finance Startups – an association of more than 70 fintech innovators.

  • Anthony300

Anthony Thomson

Founder and chairman, Atom Bank

Thomson is currently building Atom, a digital bank that aims to provide people with all the services of a normal bank, via a mobile app.

  • Johnathan300

Jonathan Medved

Founder and CEO, OurCrowd

Israeli company OurCrowd enables startup investment via crowdfunding. Startups regularly raise millions of dollars using the platform.

  • JP300

JP Rangaswami

Chief data officer, Deutsche Bank

The former chief scientist of Salesforce is now responsible for enhancing Deutsche Bank’s data quality and controls, to improve its digital strategy.

  • Aldo300

Aldo Monteforte

Founder & CEO, The Floow

Monteforte’s The Floow is using smartphones as a data collecting device for insurance companies, reducing premiums and making driving safer.

  • Matthias300

Matthias Kröner

CEO & board spokesman, Fidor Bank

Formerly the youngest CEO of a German direct bank, Kröner is CEO of digital bank Fidor, which recently launched in the UK.

  • Hank300

Hank Uberoi

CEO, Earthport

Earthport aims to create a faster, cheaper cross-border payments system. Typically it offers 50 percent cheaper remittances than the market average.

  • Müller300

Alexander Graubner-Müller

CEO and co-founder, Kreditech

Using big data algorithms and automated processes the Kreditech creates a credit score for everyone – including the unbanked population.

  • Kim300

Kim Miller

Founder and CEO, Guevara

Serial entrepreneur Kim Miller founded Guevara, a car insurance platform that allows drivers to pool their premiums for significant savings.


VIDEO: WIRED Money 2015 highlights
For more WIRED Money 2015 coverage, visit the WIRED hub


VIDEO: WIRED Money 2015 highlights

For more WIRED Money 2015 coverage,
visit the WIRED hub

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