BE FEARLESS. BE TRUE. BE AWESOME.
The National Crowdfunding & Fintech Association of Canada (NCFA) and partners are delighted to present the 2019 Fintech & Financing Conference and Expo (#FFCON19) taking place April 3-4, 2019 in downtown Toronto.
In its 5th year, FFCON19 remains inclusive and one of the most engaging platforms in Canada for high growth and emerging startups-scaleups, professionals, regulatory bodies and ecosystem stakeholders in fintech, capital markets innovation, blockchain, social and peer finance and AI sectors; to launch, build, connect, invest and scale the next generation of rising stars at the intersection of finance, technology, entrepreneurship and global digital markets.
This year’s theme, FEARLESS, explores the naked truth about Canadian fintech markets, innovation and developments while empowering participants with expansive networks, strategic insights and productive advantages, and the global mindset, partnerships and investment opportunities needed to transform bold visions into commercial global success. New to FFCON19 this year is the 1st People’s Choice Awards and the launch of an inaugural global educational program that will feature world class experts providing strategic insights, market intelligence and break down the fundamentals in a way that resonates with both new and experienced executive teams and fosters actionable plans.
If you are a fintech, blockchain, peer finance, AI innovator, investor or a company actively raising capital or key decision maker/stakeholder in technology and capital markets innovation initiatives and programs, FFCON19 is a must attend event.
DATES: APRIL 3-4, 2019 | TORONTO, CANADA
DAY 1: WEDNESDAY, APRIL 3 (TBD)
DAY 2: THURSDAY, APRIL 4 (Bram & Bluma Appel Salon, Yorkville)
1 DAY PASS > APR 4: Buy Now Rate $210 + tax (Price $295):
2 DAY VIP PASS > APR 3+4: Buy Now Rate $295 + tax (Price $495)
EXHIBITOR TABLE (APR 4) + VIP PASS $595 + tax
EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT SAVE 30%
* Student and startup discounts – please apply!
* FFCON19 has multiple venues so stay tuned and please be mindful of ticket type and location!
RAISING CAPITAL & ALTERNATIVE INVESTING
Dragon's Den style Pitching & People's Choice Awards
Investment Perspectives and Market Intelligence
Public, Private and International Markets
Hot Sectors (ie. Fintech, Cannabis, Crypto, Real Estate)
How to Raise $ Capital (Crowd, Angel, VC, PE)
Compare Funding Options (ie. Debt, Equity, Rev share, hybrids)
Digital Securities, Crypto Assets, Coins and Tokens
Equity, Product, Social and Community Crowdfunding
EMERGING FINANCIAL TECHNOLOGIES & SECTORS
Latest Trends, Innovation and Thought Leadership
Fintech AI + Smart Data Enablement
Blockchain Finance and Leading Applications
The Future of Banking
Emerging Regulations, Risk, Compliance, Governance
Emerging Sectors (ie. Regtech, Insurtech, Wealthtech)
Cybersecurity, Data Privacy, Identity
Mobile, Payments & Global Funds Transfer
IMMERSIVE EDUCATION & NETWORKING
Customer-centric Design Thinking
Debates, Best Practices, AMA
Leadership, Culture, Health & Wellness
Interactive Sessions and Advanced Workshops
Global Innovation, Financial Inclusion and Humanity
Networking, Meeting Exchanges and Mentoring
Partnership & Investment, International Trade
Aligning Stakeholders and Partnerships for Industry Growth
GLOBAL FINTECH EDUCATION, INNOVATION AND OPPORTUNITY
FFCON19 pushes boundaries and delivers multiple streams of immersive education over 2 days that brings markets to life; featuring global thought leadership and keynote presentations, industry workshops, hot debates, leading fintechs, 750 attendees, Expo trade and job fair, 50+ speakers, dragons den style pitching with 12 companies, people’s choice awards, co-creation of a global digital pop-up magazine, and a multitude of networking and partnership opportunities. FFCON19 brings together fintech leaders, investors and emerging innovators from start-ups to scale-ups to government regulatory bodies and agencies who have a vision for the future of finance.
Emerging Fintech Innovations
Funding & Investment Opportunities
Immersive Educational Experience
If you are launching, scaling, investing or supporting the fintech ecosystem in Canada, FFCON19 is the most comprehensive and immersive educational and networking platform for you to connect with.
Industry Workshops & Executive Exchange
Expert led industry workshops and round tables for fintech CEOs, leaders and decision makers to discuss and connect with peers the latest in insider industry opportunities and challenges.
Tap Expanding Networks
‘FINTECH BLOCKCHAIN AI CONFIDENTIAL’ A themed digital pop-up magazine featuring select content, insider views, best practices, global thought leadership. A special issue will follow the 5th annual FFCON19 Conference & Expo featuring conference content and feature articles.
Fearless Investors and Funders
Discover stealth deal flow opportunities, new players, global players and insights in the hot and emerging sectors from cannabis and healthtech to fintech, blockchain and AI
Fearless Institutions & Professionals
Source intel, IP, leading projects, development teams and help shape the future of fintech in Canada
Engage industry, remove road blocks, create jobs. Learn how emerging technologies will transform financial services and work to ensure Canada is at the forefront of opportunity
Fearless Startups and Scaleups
Network and pitch your company to investors, customers and partners. Launch – scale and fearlessly generate opportunities, partnerships and capital. Here’s to your next milestone!
Fearless Industry Participants
Calling all fearless leaders to unite! Tackle challenges, connect with peers, and showcase innovation and success.
Fearless Innovators & Stakeholders
Rub elbows with leaders and experts at the intersection of financial innovation, regulation, technology and community.
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