Top fintech events to look out for in 2023

Business development and marketing teams are planning for the 12 months ahead and a big part of any sales strategy (and budget!) is events.

In fintech, prioritising events is no easy feat given there are hundreds, if not thousands, of events that now take place across the globe every year. From blockchain expos in London to fintech festivals in Singapore, event budgets can disappear very quickly.

With this in mind, we have pulled together a list of some of the top fintech events in 2023 across the globe. These events bring together fintech’s best and brightest and provide a platform for collaboration and idea sharing, helping to drive the industry forward.

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Stockholm Fintech Week – 15-16 February 2023, Stockholm

Sthlm Fintech Week 2023 kicks off the year with a packed 2-day conference and a full week of side-events from industry leaders.

This time Sthlm Fintech Week 2023 includes:

  • 10 fintech tracks during a 2-day conference on February 15-16th
  • Full week of side events, networking, dinners and matchmaking on February 13-17th
  • 750 attendees ready to co-create and innovate
  • 70 world-class leaders sharing their knowledge in keynotes, panel discussions and fireside chats
  • 100 start ups hungry to collaborate with more established players in the industry

During the event you’ll listen to experts on stage speaking on topics like Regulations, BNPL & Embedded Finance, PayTech, RegTech, Combating the Dark Side of Fintech, Ecosystem Banking, Open Banking, Impact Driven Fintech and Web3 trends.

 

European Blockchain Convention – 15-17 February 2023, Barcelona

Join 3.000+ attendees in a three-day event and don’t miss the opportunity to meet with the startups, investors, developers and corporates that are changing the world.

Right in the heart of Barcelona, the event will feature 200+ speakers across a variety of panels, keynotes, workshops and fire-side chats on the current state of blockchain, crypto, DeFi, NFTs, and Web 3.

 

Blockchain Economy London Summit – 27-28 February, London

Blockchain Economy London Summit is a large UK blockchain event uniting together the key players of crypto industry and experts to redefine the future of finance.

The 6th edition of the Blockchain Economy Summit will take place during two days on 27-28 February, 2023 with the world’s top crypto companies and blockchain entrepreneurs and will be a wide range crypto event in London to explore the potential of web3, NFTs, cryptocurrencies, blockchain and Metaverse.

 

MoneyLIVE Summit – 8-9 March 2023, London

Hosted in the fintech capital of the world, MoneyLIVE Summit is the global payments and banking event uniting industry leaders at the top of their game. The event brings together 850+ attendees from 250+ organisations to hear insights from 150+ top speakers. It’s a great spot for building partnerships, amplifying innovation and getting your brand in front of buyers.

 

Finovate Europe – 14-15 March 2023, London

See cutting-edge fintech that financial institutions can deploy now. Hear from experts who can help you plan for a digital future. Connect with people who can take your business to the next level.

1000+ senior attendees. Over 50% from financial institutions. 35+ demoers. 100+ insightful speakers. A quality of audience and breadth of insights you only find at Finovate.

 

PAY360 – 21-22 March 2023, London

The annual meeting place for the payments industry, PAY360 will bring together 2,000 of the most senior representatives from banks, merchants, government, investors, fintechs, financial institutions, card providers, consultants and solutions providers.

Whether you are an established bank, emerging fintech or sit anywhere in between, PAY360 will help you plan product development, get visibility on challenges you will face along the way and build a network of contacts.

 

Innovate Finance Global Summit – 17-18 April 2023, London

IFGS returns for its 9th year to the historic Guildhall in the City of London and will welcome 2,000 attendees from the financial services and fintech ecosystem to discuss and debate the crucial issues facing the sector now and in years to come.

IFGS 2023 will convene industry leaders ranging from innovators, institutions, regulators to policymakers, startups and investors to one place for two days of thought-provoking discussion. The agenda will shine a spotlight on the global fintech ecosystem, with an increased focus on the key areas that are enhancing, empowering and ensuring that fintech and financial services pave the way for economic growth, sustainability, and a financial system that caters for all.

 

Money 20/20 Europe – 6-8th June, Amsterdam

The place where global fintech communities do business is back. Money 20/20 Europe is an annual meeting place for you to reconnect, reunite, and re-engage with power players. At a glance, we are talking over 7,500+ people in attendance, 14,500+ 1-2-1 meetings at the live show and countless connections.

 

Fintech Week London – 19-23 June 2023, London

Fintech Week London 2023 is a five-day event with a two-day flagship in-person conference. Combining the best of learning and networking, this event will give you unparalleled access to London’s fintech leaders, as well as other fintech executives who are interested in the region.

 

CordaCon – September 2023, London

CordaCon 2023 will take place in London (date TBC) and bring together 1000+ financial services leaders, technologists and Corda enthusiasts from world-leading private and public sector institutions to explore the latest topics impacting the new digital asset economy—everything from CBDCs to DeFi.

 

Sibos – 18-21 September 2023, Toronto

Hot on the heels of a successful Sibos in Amsterdam in 2022 and following on from two successful events in 2011 and 2017, Toronto will once again host SWIFT’s flagship Sibos event from 18 to 21 September 2023. Sibos is organised by SWIFT for the financial industry and is held annually around the world in major cities.

Sibos brings together thousands of business leaders, decision makers and topic experts from across the financial ecosystem. Industry leading speakers and conference sessions, partners, and multiple networking events make Sibos the perfect platform to collectively shape the future of the sector.

The Sibos community will come together at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, located in the heart of downtown Toronto and within the city’s vibrant business and entertainment core.

 

Money 20/20 USA – 22-25 October 2023, Las Vegas

Money 20/20 USA will be back in Las Vegas in 2023 with its continued mission to “bring together the ecosystem of money to inform, to connect and do business”.

The event, held at The Venetian, aims to give companies access to thousands of visionaries, decision-makers and influencers. In 2022, there were over 11,500 attendees and 3,000 companies at the event making this one a no brainer for fintechs. Through stages and experiences, people can engage, learn, be inspired and ultimately connect across the ecosystem to get business done.

 

Singapore Fintech Festival – 15-17 November 2023, Singapore

Every year, the Singapore Fintech Festival (SFF) brings together thousands of people (60,000 in 2022) from across the world, bringing forward ideas that shape the economy, and making impactful public and private sector connections. The week-long celebration is packed with curated, interactive sessions and networking opportunities.

 

 

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