Miami / 9 Nov 2017

This event will be in English.

Exploring Latin America’s Fintech potential

Morning 
 

7:30 – 8:30 Registration and coffee 

8:30 – 8:45 Welcome and Introduction
By the organizers of FINNOSUMMIT. Fermín Bueno y Andrés Fontao from Finnovista
keynote8:45 – 9:15 Opening Keynote: Collaborative innovation in Financial Services
Alex Farcet (Partner, Rainmaking Innovation)
9:15 – 9:45 Fintech Innovations made in Latin America
Moderator: Tigre Wenrich
 (CEO, LAB Miami Ventures)
Panelists: Benjamin Gleason
 (Founder, GuiaBolso), Luis Maldonado (Senior Digital Financial Sector Specialist, International Finance Corporation- IFC), Miguel Santos (Founder and CEO, Technisys), Lionel Carrasco (Founder, Monies)
9:45 – 10:15 Opportunities for Fintech investment in Latin America
Mike Packer
 (Principal, QED Investor) 
10:15 – 10:45 Financial institutions & startup collaboration in Latin America 
Moderator: Fermín Ezquer Matallana
(Managing Partner, Think Creative)
Panelists: Anabel Perez (CEO and Co-Founder, NovoPayment), Dan Cohen (CEO & Founder, Tienda Pago), Ruben Salazar (Senior Vice President, Products for Latin America, Visa Inc. LAC), Thayde Olarte (Vice President, Fintech Partnership, Innovation, Scotiabank)
10:45 – 11:15 Coffee Break
11:15 – 11:45 Open collaboration to build the future of payments
Jim McCarthy
(EVP of Innovation and Strategic Partnerships, Visa)
11:45 – 12:30 Startup pitches: Visas’s Everywhere Initiative 
Pitches of the most innovative Fintech startups of Latin America
12:30 – 13:00 Accelerating Fintech innovation in Latin America
Moderator: Laura Maydon 
(Managing Director, Endeavor Miami) 
Panelists: Nektarios Liolios (CEO and co-founder, Startupbootcamp FinTech), Vitor Perez (Co-founder, Kyvo | gsvLabs Brazil)
13:00 – 14:00 Networking Lunch
14:00 – 14:30 Startup pitches: Visa’s Everywhere Initiative  
Pitches of the most innovative Fintech startups of Latin America
Afternoon
14:30 – 14:50 Mexican Fintech scene
Álvaro Rodriguez Arregui (Co-founder and Managing Partner, IGNIA)
14:50 – 15:10 Brazilian Fintech scene
 Guilherme Horn (Managing Director – Head of Innovation LATAM, Accenture Brazil) 
15:10 – 15:40 Technologies transforming Financial Services in Latin America 
Mariano Amartino (LATAM Startups Director, Microsoft)
15:40 – 16:00 Awards ceremony: Visa’s Everywhere Initiative
Winner announcement of the Final of Visa’s Everywhere Initiative for LatAm region.
16:00 – 16:30 Coffee Break
16:30 – 17:00 Fireside chat: Fintech regulatory frameworks in Latin America
Facilitator: Raúl Fernández-Briseño
(Partner, White&Case)
Álvaro Rodriguez Arregui (Co-founder and Managing Partner, IGNIA)
Guilherme Horn (Managing Director – Head of Innovation LATAM, Accenture Brazil) 
17:00 – 17:20 Women in Fintech
Johanna Posada
(Managing Director and Founder, Elevar Equity LLC)
17:20 – 17:40 Fintech innovation for the unbanked and underbanked
Jonathan Whittle
(Partner, Quona Capital)
17:40 – 18:25 Closing Keynote: Deep change in organizations
Peter Vander Auwera
 (Co-Founder, Innotribe) 
 18:25 – 18:30 Conclusions and closing remarks
By the organizers of FINNOSUMMIT. Fermín Bueno and Andrés Fontao from Finnovista
18:30 – 19:30 Cocktail 

Download the agenda in PDF format HERE.

 

 

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