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Save-the-date innovation events, our October edition

We are back this month with our choice of the best digital innovation and fintech events happening this October. All our chosen events focus on transformative technologies, with South Summit starting off October followed by Canada Fintech Forum, leading onto EFMA Innovation Summit and CES Unveiled.

South Summit takes place this month from the 4th-6th October in Madrid, Spain.  Aiming to inspire through storytelling, attendees will hear from some of the world’s greatest disruptors. This year there is a focus on the major global challenges & opportunities in billion dollar markets that are ripe for disruption.  Join us at the conference and meet Sandrine Szagata, OpenUp’s Innovation & Marketing Manager, who will be presenting “OpenUp, the best way to connect with BNP Paribas around business opportunities @ The Next Big Thing, South Summit on October 5th, 13:40 – 13:55.


No matter if you are a startup or a professional and you’re keen for more fintech, get over to Canada Forum FinTech in Montreal from 9th-11th October. It is a unique annual gathering organized by Finance Montréal whose primary objective is to identify and develop business opportunities for the global financial services and information technology industries. Come and hear top speakers discussing pertinent topics  “matching fintech companies with established financial institutions, or collaborative innovation”.


Hosted in Rome over two days (23rd-24th October), this EFMA Innovation Summit is targeted more at how technologies like artificial intelligence and blockchain are impacting banks and financial institutions. Attempting to answer questions like how is the move to open banking impacting innovation strategies and how do successful banks collaborate with fintechs to deploy their solution within their organization, if you want to discover new talents, network, and uncover new IT trends, then this forum is for you.


CES Unveiled Paris will return to France for the fifth year in a row with an expected 80+ exhibitors, including budding startups and global brands, and over 600 tech industry professionals in attendance. CES Unveiled won’t fail to please if you are a professional seeking to meet new startups with the latest transformative technologies. On October 24th, hear breaking CES news announcements and build relationships as you network, accompanied by top-tier media.


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