The famous futurist, Brett King, author of bestsellers about the banking sector and the future of business, co-founder and CEO of Moven, will open the forum of innovative financial technologies Finopolis-2017 that will be held on 4-6 October in Sochi. He will deliver his speech in the run-up to the first plenary session.
King will share his outlook on the future of financial companies and their customers, as well as the influence of massive technological changes on both individual businesses and the industry overall.
The first plenary discussion, moderated by the Bank of Russia Governor Elvira Nabiullina, will be dedicated to the new economy in the single cyberspace. Olga Dergunova, Deputy President and Chairman of the Management Board at VTB Bank, Nikolay Nikiforov, Minister of Communications and Mass Media of Russia, Mikhail Oseevsky, President of Rostelecom, and other Russian and foreign experts have been invited to join the discussion.
The second plenary discussion, moderated by Andrei Sharonov, President of Moscow School of Management Skolkovo, will cover key technological trends in the financial market and the cost of the sector’s digital transformation.
Round tables and section meetings are scheduled to be held simultaneously at the forum. The main topics for discussion include cybersecurity and digitalisation, financial ecosystems and marketplaces, new technologies in external audit, digital currencies and ICO, cooperation between telecommunication companies and banks in developing financial technologies, bots, aggregators and their objectives in promoting financial literacy and financial inclusion. The forum organisers have also planned a plenary discussion dedicated to artificial intelligence and the changes it will bring to the financial market.
Finopolis has traditionally paid considerable attention to youth projects. The first youth day of Fintech will offer young participants the chance to participate in contests, lectures and master classes, as well as case solving.
More information about agenda: http://finopolis.ru/program/
More information about key participants: http://finopolis.ru/speakers/