THE FFCON EXPERIENCE

Immerse yourself over 2 days in the center of fintech in Canada

FFCON started as a vision of how entrepreneurs and big businesses could collaborate, build relationships and advocate for change on their behalf.  In its 6th year, FFCON represents an expanded gathering of stakeholders and global participants across finance, technology, regulation and government who come together to strengthen Canada’s fintech ecosystem and bring markets to life.

This year, in addition to facilitating connections, in depth education and insights, access to expert advice and change makers FFCON20 RISE will be hosting a series of new event initiatives including:

  • 30 day Digital Fintech Challenge
  • 2020 Fintech Draft
  • 29 day Altcoin Trading Challenge
  • RISE Expo

Informative and Inspiring

Curated expert speakers share a rich repository of thinking and perspectives resulting in a cross-pollination of ideas and mind expanding thoughts to transform your business.  Enjoy engaging presentation formats and debates as relevant discussions break-down the latest industry topics and challenges from a holistic perspective.

Curated meetings with distinguished entrepreneurs, investors, industry leaders and regulators

Founder share, curated meetings and an opportunity to connect one-to-one with like-minded peers and experts that can provide insight as you explore new ideas and thinking on various topics.  Now imagine being a part of those discussions.  This is a unique, once a year, opportunity to engage with so many stakeholders that can transform your business including founders and investors from fintech, blockchain, crypto, payments, regtech, social finance, DeFi, AI/ML, emerging fintech, and alternative finance sectors.

2020 Fintech Draft Competitions (Apply Now)

Inspired by sports league drafts, the inaugural FFCON20 annual Fintech Draft is designed to identify and feature emerging and high growth fintech startups and scaleups. Qualifying Fintech Draft participants will be profiled online and reviewed by expert fintech scouts, and will compete in one of three (3) Fintech Draft competitions:  Pitching, Export Readiness and Product Demo.

Qualifying Draft finalists compete live at FFCON20: RISE on March 23-24, 2020 for exposure and prizes including promotion to investors, media, prospective buyers and partners.  Get Drafted Today!

Prime networking with peers, experienced stakeholders and a cross pollination of ideas

Want to know what the regulators have brewing or how a certain government official interprets the evolution of technology in finance? Or maybe you are interested in how a leading entrepreneur developed a groundbreaking business.  FFCON provides unparalleled access across sectors and is inclusive to all stakeholders, new and underserviced voices, industry professionals and technologists. The objective is to bring together an expansive group of experts and facilitate creative energy, spark conversations and new thinking that can lead to a breakthrough and help your company and the industry grow.

Join the FFCON 29 Day Altcoin Trading Challenge!

Want to learn about crypto trading without taking on any of the risk? Courtesy of our partner Altcoin Fantasy, FFCON 20 will feature an altcoin trading simulation challenge to help you experience cryptocurrencies and digital assets in a fun and risk-free way.  Trading challenge winners will receive amazing prizes from our sponsors!

Interested in trying crypto without the risk?

The RISE Expo

Interested in connecting with emerging fintech companies as a mentor, investor, or job opportunity?  Look no further than the RISE Expo at FFCON, a perfect place to connect growing businesses looking for exposure with market participants, customer prospects and partner leads.

For companies looking for branding and exposure, the FFCON20 RISE Expo has a great low cost exhibitor opportunity to increase the profile your business.   Meet prospects such as a mentor or that next key employee and showcase new products and financial innovations.

Did you know we have special tickets for exhibitors?