October 9, 2019

CFTE goes to Canada Fintech Forum

Meet CFTE team at Canada Fintech Forum in Montréal on 21st – 23rd of October 2019

London, 9 October 2019 – The Centre for Finance, Technology and Entrepreneurship (CFTE) is participating in the Canada Fintech Forum in Montréal on 21st – 23rd October 2019. During the Forum, CFTE will be running an interactive, an hour-long masterclass on Open Banking, where the attendees will have a chance to explore the threads and opportunities of this new paradigm. After a successful collaboration last year, CFTE and Finance Montréal are looking forward to this partnership again to upskill Canadian professionals in the disruptive landscape of finance.

The masterclass will be led by Janos Barberis, Head of Entrepreneurship & Academic Advisory Board of CFTE, and Alessandro Di Lullo, Director of Academia & Entrepreneurship of CFTE. The masterclass will take place at 9:30 am – 10:30 am on Wednesday, 23rd of October 2019 at Palais des Congres de Montréal.

Prior to the masterclass, the learners will take the Fintech Foundation online course to have a general overview of the main trends disrupting the industry such as blockchain, cloud or challenger banks. This combined with the Open Banking masterclass will leave the students with in-depth knowledge on Fintech and Open Baking in particular. Upon completion, the participants will receive certificates of completion and become part of CFTE global alumni network.

During the Forum, CFTE will be also present at the stand 44 in the Entrance Foyer Zone. The team will be there to explore the opportunities in helping organisations and finance professionals in the digital transformation journey.

Canada Fintech Forum is the largest event of this kind in Canada. This 7th edition aims to spark a discussion on global trends in Fintech, new applications of technologies in the financial industry, and growing Fintech start-ups. With more than 120 speakers and 3,000 attendees, it also facilitates networking and collaboration as well as contributes to the visibility of Canadian talent in the field of technology applied to finance.  Please find out more about the Canada Fintech Forum and register here.

About CFTE

CFTE is an education platform supported by senior leaders from the largest institutions, startups and universities. It addresses the needs of professionals in finance and technologists to upskill in a rapidly changing industry being transformed by emerging technologies. For more information, see http://www.cfte.education and follow us on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.

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