France FinTech presents the 6th edition of its major annual event: FINTECH R: EVOLUTION • # FFT21
Paris, September 14, 2021
France FinTech, the association which represents fintech entrepreneurs in France and internationally, is organizing the 6th edition of its annual event Thursday, October 14, 2021, from 9 a.m. to 00 p.m. in Paris, at the top of La Grande Arche. FINTECH R: EVOLUTION is the most important event dedicated to the sector in France. Having become a benchmark thanks to a selection of original speakers and structuring topics, this new edition will focus on “Faster Stronger Better”.
Our ecosystem is indeed experiencing a strong acceleration; financing (over 1,750 billion raised since the start of the year), maturity of a growing number of players (6 unicorns), scaling up, platformization, partnerships (over 1000 identified), recruitment ( nearly 25.000 jobs), internationalization. THEa French fintech is one of the most dynamic in Europe and one of the main components of French tech. The following themes will also be addressed:
Sovereignty, financing for entrepreneurs, impact, cybersecurity, Assurtech, innovative solutions for professionals, increased payment, NFT, new savings methods,
Evolution of working methods, talent management and hybrid management.
All these topics will be covered by more than 80 experts and 200 young shoots, start-ups and scale-ups through panels, crossed views, interviews, keynotes, pitches and demonstration terminals. A real dive into the heart of the ecosystem.
This year the event will bring together nearly 1 500 participants with varied profiles (entrepreneurs, decision-makers, investors, journalists, media, regulators, researchers, influencers, politicians, etc.). All will be gathered around a unique experience (3 plenary sessions, 2 entrepreneurial scenes, 1 demonstration course and speed-meetings - to be programmed from the event application).
Are expected in particular Bruno Le Maire, Cédric O, Olivia Grégoire, Denis Beau, Alexandra Dublanche, Martina Weimert, Maria Staszkiewicz, Emmanuelle Joseph-Dailly, Matthieu Barret, Delphine d'Amarzit, Raphaël Bloch, Cyril Chiche, Christophe Dandois, Pierre Dutaret, Pascal Gautier, Olivier Goy, Geoffroy Guigou, Anne-Sophie Laignel, Brune de Linarès, Alexandre Prot, Didier Bazzocchi, Claire Calmejane, Sophie Coulon-Renouvel, Paul de Leusse, Charlie Perreau, Solenne Niedercom-Desouches, Mathieu Stephani, Caroline Comet-Fraigneau, Olivier Huez, David Thevenon, Benoit Pagotto, Sophie Troistorff and many other personalities from the world of research and entrepreneurship.
Information, program, ticketing and press accreditation available on # FFT21
Note, Fintech R: Evolution • # FFT21 will take place this year as part of the 1st FRENCH FINTECH WEEK organized jointly by the ACPR, the AMF, Le Swave and France FinTech and which will take place from October 7 to 15.
About France FinTech:
Created in 2015 on the initiative of entrepreneurs, France FinTech brings together companies using innovative and disruptive operational, technological or economic models aimed at addressing existing or emerging issues in the financial services industry and representing the main components of the sector. The association's mission is to promote excellence in the sector in France and abroad and to represent French fintechs to public authorities, the regulator and the ecosystem. France FinTech is today the largest sectoral association of start-ups in France and in Europe. It is chaired by Alain Clot and Kristen Charvin is its general delegate. Its steering committee brings together the founders and directors of ANAXAGO, EPSOR, JENJI, LEDGER, LYDIA, + SIMPLE, OCTOBER, XAALYS, YOUNITED CREDIT. In addition to its actions in the regulatory and legislative fields, its numerous publications, its workshops and various meetings, the association organizes each year the reference event of the ecosystem, Fintech R: Evolution.
France FinTech is a member of the AMF-ACPR Fintech Forum and a founding member of theEDFA (European Digital Finance Association).
The entire France FinTech team, its members and partners wish you a happy new year 2021!
By Geraldine Russell, for Maddyness