WIRED MONEY 2016

June 23, 2016
The British Museum, London

AGENDA

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“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 event partners have access to a unique gathering of thought leaders. We work closely with each sponsor to create tailored solutions to specific marketing objectives.

Find out how you can get involved in 2017.

HEADLINE PARTNER

BBVA logoBBVA is a customer-centric, global financial services group founded in 1857. The Group has a solid position in Spain, it is the largest financial institution in Mexico and it has leading franchises in South America and the Sunbelt Region of the United States. Overall, BBVA is present in 31 countries. Its diversified business is biased to high-growth markets and it relies on technology as a key sustainable competitive advantage. As of March 2015, the Group had €673 billion in total assets, 51 million clients, 7,360 branches, 22,595 ATMs and 108,844 employees. Corporate responsibility is at the core of its business model. BBVA fosters financial education and inclusion and supports scientific research and culture. It operates with the highest integrity, a long-term vision and applies the best practices. The Group is present in the main sustainability indexes. BBVA.es

STARTUP STAGE PARTNER

Now in it’s eighth edition, BBVA Open Talent — the group’s competition for early-stage startups — will be sponsoring the Startup Stage at WIRED Money 2016. Dedicated to finding the brightest and best entrepreneurs who are changing financial services through digital innovation, BBVA Open Talent looks for exciting new business set to improve customers’ financial lives through technology.

Open to early stage startups — companies with less than EUR 2.5 million in investment and EUR 1.5 million in annual revenue — across the world, registration for this year’s BBVA Open Talent is now open at bbvaopentalent.com

Regional finals will be held in Mexico, New York and London. 6 winners will receive EUR 30,000 each and two non-consecutive immersion weeks with BBVA in Mexico and Madrid. bbvaopentalent.com

EVENT PARTNERS

Capco, an FIS™ company, is a global business and technology consultancy dedicated solely to the financial services industry. Capco delivers innovative solutions in Banking & Payments, Capital Markets and Wealth. Capco Digital is partnering with financial institutions and FinTech to deliver the digital transformation from customer experience to back-end processes. Capco.com

Today’s world is ever-changing — it’s faster, fully global and increasingly complex. Businesses face huge challenges, with users expecting to consume what they want — whenever and wherever they want it. At this exciting time, brands must embrace this new economic era — the economy of experience — and move beyond pushing product-centric mass messages. They must begin designing services and co-creating engaging, meaningful and customised experiences with consumers — or face the risk of irrelevance in an increasingly noisy world. And that’s exactly what Valtech does: engineer experiences for the digital age, whatever the channel, from web to mobile, in-store, in-car or even in a space shuttle. valtech.com

 

LEGAL PARTNER

For many decades, Bird & Bird has been the go to international legal firm for companies working with disruptive technology. Whether long established businesses leveraging cutting-edge technology or innovative new companies challenging the status quo, we guide our clients through the regulatory, legal and commercial aspects of this fast-moving environment. Twobirds.com

TICKETING PARTNER

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Eventbrite is the world’s largest self-service ticketing platform and enables people all over the world to manage, sell and promote tickets to any sort of event. The company has processed over £4 billion in gross ticket sales since inception and powers more than two million events around the world each year. Tens of millions of consumers also use Eventbrite every year to discover a variety of live experiences and get tickets on a safe, easy-to-use platform – from photography classes and obstacle runs to large concerts and festivals with tens of thousands of people. Eventbrite.com

 

MEDIA PARTNERS

CrowdReviews.com is a transparent online platform for determining which hosting products and services are the best, based on the opinion of the crowd. The crowd consists of internet users which have experienced products and services first-hand and have an interest in letting other potential buyers their thoughts on their experience. The service can be used by potential buyers to learn more about their vendors prior to making a purchasing decision. CrowdReviews.com

 

 

The BayPay Forum, a Silicon Valley-based international network composed of over 12,000 payment and commerce executives, entrepreneurs and investors from thousands of different companies, serves as a forum to connect members in identifying and understanding the emerging trends and innovations in the industry. The Bay Pay Forum

Transmit Start-Ups provides finance, support, mentoring and entrepreneurship events for startups throughout the UK. It helps hundreds of entrepreneurs every year, with the sole purpose of ensuring their long term success. The company is run by entrepreneurs who have run a number of businesses themselves, not ex-bank managers or accountants. Transmit Start-Ups delivers Governmental programmes such as Start Up Loans and Growth Accelerator and the Creative Industry Finance loan fund for Creative United. Transmit Start-Ups


Business Money is the long-established industry journal in the business banking and commercial finance marketplace, reaching over 60 countries. Uniquely placed it has an enviable track record in promoting and burnishing brands. Available by subscription in print and digital — online and in app for tablet and smart phone devices — with a focused and highly targeted readership, Business Money has unsurpassed longevity. Over 67% of subscribers retain each publication providing long-term placement as well as initial response. Business Money hosts the leading annual industry regional networking dinners and the Business Money All-Asset & Trade Finance Conference, which has continued to attract senior professionals. Business Money

 

BlockchainBriefing is the world’s leading information and news portal for ledger technology, delivered straight to your inbox. Our in-depth news and analysis, expert commentary from legal and business minds, and compliance and regulatory updates, provide you with the business intelligence you need to stay abreast of market developments and guide your decision-making process. Find out more and register for a free 14-day trial now. Blockchainbriefing.com

 

CrowdReviews.com is a transparent online platform for determining which hosting products and services are the best, based on the opinion of the crowd. The crowd consists of internet users which have experienced products and services first-hand and have an interest in letting other potential buyers their thoughts on their experience. The service can be used by potential buyers to learn more about their vendors prior to making a purchasing decision. CrowdReviews.com

The Emerging Payments Association is a community who represents the voice of the UK emerging payments industry, we are supported by our benefactor Visa Collab.  We also assist early-stage payment specific PayTech companies through our in-house payments incubator ‘The Catalyst’ sponsored by MasterCard and The Bancorp.  We work with our members — from global giants to niche startups — to shape the future of the payments industry landscape by raising the profile of the industry, helping members grow their business and addressing the barriers that stifle innovation. Emergingpayments.org 

 

 

GTR is the world’s leading news source, publisher and event organiser for the global trade finance industry, with offices in London, Hong Kong and Singapore. Our market-leading magazine Global Trade Review (GTR) provides essential news and analysis, supported by our conferences, workshops and networking events held in over 25 locations around the world. GlobalTradeReview

 

The International Association of Money Transfer Networks is the only global international trade organisation that represents Money Transfer Industry / Payment Institutions providing cross border payments. Founded in 2005, provides a platform for industry partners to come together to discuss common challenges, industry initiatives, and create opportunities. IAMTN works closely with governments, regulators, regional associations and all other stakeholders to champion the creation of the most effective, safe, reliable and efficient payment system. IAMTN

 

Let’s Talk Payments is the fastest growing global destination for news, insights & data-driven research in emerging financial services and payments. Launched in 2013, LTP has already risen to one of the top digital destinations for high quality, authentic and independent content to serve this new and expanding FinTech space at the intersection of multiple industries. Let’s Talk Payments 

The Payments & Cards Network is dedicated to the Payments industry. Adding value to clients by offering innovative executive search, recruitment and RPO solutions to international clients. With offices in Cape Town, Hong Kong and Amsterdam, a global outlook and understanding of the payments landscape is in place to offer the best advice and service on the market. paymentsandcardsnetwork.com

PaymentsCompliance helps stakeholders in the payments industry understand the legal and regulatory landscape by providing users with real-time access to country and thematic research and reports; expert commentary and analysis, a global compliance directory covering more than 130 jurisdictions; an advanced policy tracker; and local legal insights written by expert commentators. PaymentsCompliance provides actionable intelligence on the compliance, risk, legal, market and political developments that clients require in order to interpret how regulatory change affects opportunities for innovation and growth. Register for a free 14-day trial now. Paymentscompliance.com

Transmit Start-Ups provides finance, support, mentoring and entrepreneurship events for startups throughout the UK. It helps hundreds of entrepreneurs every year, with the sole purpose of ensuring their long term success. The company is run by entrepreneurs who have run a number of businesses themselves, not ex-bank managers or accountants. Transmit Start-Ups delivers Governmental programmes such as Start Up Loans and Growth Accelerator and the Creative Industry Finance loan fund for Creative United. Transmit Start-Ups

Vendorcom is a pan-European membership organisation, which represents key stakeholders in the payments industry. Our primary aim is to promote innovation through collaboration. We do this by creating platforms for thought leadership, providing a range of opportunities for knowledge sharing and resolving issues for our members, thereby generally enabling the payments community to better understand and more effectively meet market needs. Vendorcom

CoinJournal

CoinJournal is a leading bitcoin and blockchain news website which focuses on the pressing matters within the industry, they pride themselves on journalistic integrity which is reflected in the quality of their journalism. 


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