WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND

Good business starts with a relationship, a timely idea or an opportunity

The beauty of FFCON is that it can be whatever you want it to be. Talk to entrepreneurs, investors, regulators and government over 8 weeks. Find a mentor, investment or funding. Open your mind to a new way of seeing the world, or clarify something about the one you are involved in. Participate in a pitch, an eye-opening conversation and prime networking.

INVESTORS AND FUNDERS
Discover deals, new players and insights in emerging sectors in fintech, blockchain, AI and alternative investing

PROFESSIONALS
Connect with clients, brokers, IP, stealth projects, future boss, development teams

STARTUPS AND SCALEUPS
Pitch for funding and learn best practices.
Get access to capital market networks.
Launch. Build. Invest. Connect. Scale.

LEADERS, INNOVATORS, ENTREPRENEURS
Rub elbows with fintech leaders and experts at the intersection of finance, tech and digital economies

INDUSTRY PARTICIPANTS
Tackle challenges, showcase success, launch something new and connect with peers

ENGAGE REGULATORS
Engage industry, remove road blocks, create jobs.
Work to ensure Canada is competitive and at the forefront of opportunity

THE EXPERIENCE

Immerse yourself over 8 weeks in the center of fintech in Canada (Jul 9 – Aug 27)

FFCON (Fintech and Financing Conference) 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.  The FFCON Experience

THIS WEEK'S AGENDA

Thur, August 6 Week 5 Theme:  DIGITAL IDENTITY & CONVERGENCE MARKETPLACES

Join us Thursday, August 6, 2020!  As the digital economy grows and the world increasingly moves online, the future of digital identity will deliver new frameworks and infrastructure to support digital commerce, online interactions and social identification in more secure and robust ways than ever thought before. This future is here today where individuals and businesses can establish digital representations of their identities to serve as the gateway to store and protect sensitive data, manage permissions and ultimately enable the future of Convergence Marketplaces.

  • Why digital identity matters globally in 2020 - where is it taking us and what's the future
  • How businesses and government need to adapt to consumer ownership of data
  • Are consumers ready to control their own data?
  • How blockchain technology and other core tenants are the foundation for Convergence Marketplaces - A peak into the future 
  • Liquid Avatar and and convergent marketplace DEMOs