WE NEED FINTECH NOW MORE THAN EVER

The coronavirus pandemic has changed everything, from the way we live and work to the way we consume and get basic services. Financial services will never look the same again.

In this new reality, financial services companies will have to accelerate the development of their digital services, protect their customer data, and continue to improve their user friendliness, ease-of-use, transparency and seamless service on a variety of online platforms.

Companies that will not adapt to the new normal will fail. The fintechs are now needed more than ever.

FinTech Junction is a global community that brings together business and tech leaders from banks, financial institutions, fintechs, startups & investors.

Our annual conference and bi-monthly meetups & virtual conferences present the best fintech solutions that enable businesses to stay relevant.

We invite you to join us today to take your businesses to the next level!

VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS

Check out the highlights from the two flagship editions of FinTech Junction held in 2019 in Tel Aviv & Berlin

SUMMER 2022 SPEAKERS

Yurfest
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Idan Yurfest

Advisory Solution Consultant

ServiceNow

Yulia Aidler
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Yulia Aidler

Director of Product Management

Finastra

Annie Degani
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Annie Degani

Director of Business Development

FinSec Innovation Lab

Amir Sadras
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Amir Sadras

Founder & CEO

FUGU

Galia Beer-Gabel
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Galia Beer-Gabel

Partner

Team8 Fintech

Guy Salame
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Guy Salame

Co-Founder & CEO

Spott

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Oran Aish

Public Cloud Country Leader, Israel

IBM

Shay Rosenberg
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Shay Rosenberg

CEO FinTeka by Bank Leumi & Head Of Digital

Bank Leumi

Sidney Gottesman
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Sidney Gottesman

CEO

FinSec Innovation Lab

Vered Ben Ami
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Vered Ben Ami

Senior Account Executive Finance sector

ServiceNow

Josh Behar
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Josh Behar

Head of Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies in Payments

Finastra

Avi Shalisman
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Avi Shalisman

Co-Founder & CEO

MoovingON

Enav Perez
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Enav Perez

Head of Payments Data Product

Finastra

Stuart Tarmy
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Stuart Tarmy

Global Director of Financial Services Industry Solutions

Aerospike, Inc.

Ami Aharonovich
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Ami Aharonovich

Country Manager

Aerospike, Inc.

Orly Grinfeld
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Orly Grinfeld

EVP, Head of Clearing

Tel Aviv Stock Exchange

Dror Arie
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Dror Arie

Head of Engineering

GlobalDots

Yuval Rachlin
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Yuval Rachlin

CEO

GlobalDots

Ruth Margalit
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Ruth Margalit

Founder and CEO

Membit

Christian Deger
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Christian Deger

Venture Partner

CommerzVentures

Asaf Erez
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Asaf Erez

Digital Assets and Open Finance Lead

Israel Securities Authority

Meirav Harel
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Meirav Harel

Founder & CEO

MHfintechs

SUMMER 2022 SPONSORS

DIAMOND

Finastra
IBM
FinSec
Aerospike, Inc.
GlobalDots
Bank Leumi

GOLD

ServiceNow
TASE

SILVER

Moovingon
membit
Bits of Gold

SUMMER 2022 PROGRAM

11 July 2022 at Tel Aviv Stock Exchange Conference Center

Check-in to the conference and enjoy breakfast with fellow attendees in a collaborative environment.

60mins
Ben Pelled
Ben Pelled, Founder & CEO, FinTech Junction @ People & Computers

Ben will open our Summer 2022 event, briefly outlining the event’s agenda and presenting the main themes for the day.

FinTech Junction boutique events are THE place to learn and stay informed about the latest in fintech, to get inspired, to make new friends and contacts and to learn about career opportunities. Our events are one of a kind, like no other fintech events.

10mins
Enav Perez
Enav Perez, Head of Product, Data Analytics @ Finastra

Head of Payments Data Product at Finastra, with 13 years of Data and Product Management experience, driving and building successful data products and solutions across various industries and technologies, in BI, Analytics, Big Data and Mobile Apps.

Holds BSc. in Industrial Engineering & Management (Ben Gurion University) and MBA (Bar Ilan University).

15min
Oran Aish, Public Cloud Country Leader, Israel @ IBM

Self-driven, results-oriented individual with a proven track record in sales attainment and growth in both local and international environments. I’m highly qualified in sales, strategic planning, business development and complex problem solving.

As an experienced leader, I’m able to lead and manage diverse teams, understand business problems, position and articulate a vision with a corresponding solution approach to improve the company’s and customer’s business performance and success.

15mins
Stuart Tarmy
Stuart Tarmy, Global Director - Financial Services Industry Solutions @ Aerospike

AI is enabling the financial services industry to bring digital transformation to the forefront in digital banking, payments, fraud and customer360. According to McKinsey, the ‘digital winners’ are seeing the most significant market share and customer gains, and most of their customers are open to purchasing more banking services through digital channels and smartphones. As a result, financial institutions are heavily investing in digital banking and artificial intelligence technology to claim a share of this market ahead of their competitors.

Developing the capability to deliver these innovative solutions doesn’t have to be painful or stressful on the balance sheet. See what is possible when it comes to:

– Operationalize AI in real-time at scale
– Best practice, real-time digital banking applications
– Protecting yourself and your customers with best-of-breed, real-time fraud prevention

– Utilizing fraud/risk metrics to turbocharge your customer360
– Best practice architectures for real-time performance at enterprise scale and significantly reduced TCO

Learn how Aerospike’s real-time data platform is helping leading financial institutions modernize digital banking, payments, fraud and customer360 architectures. Aerospike allows you to act in real-time (<20 ms) across enormous data sets (terabytes, petabytes) and billions of transactions while reducing your TCO and server footprint by up to 80 percent.

15mins
Dror Arie
Dror Arie, Head of Engineering @ GlobalDots

With the uberfast growth of new promising startups and new improvements by security giants, let’s clear the hot air, seperate the men from the boys and see what new opportunities are out there for the fast growing Fintechs!

GlobalDots is a 20-year world leader in cloud & web innovation, connecting over 1,000 global businesses such as Lufthansa, Playtika, AppsFlyer, Fiat and Payoneer with the latest technologies. Our ever-growing solution portfolio contains over 80 innovative technologies, including: Security, Performance, DevOps & Cloud Management, Corporate IT, and advanced AI/ML models.

 

20mins
Sidney Gottesman
Sidney Gottesman, CEO @ FinSec Innovation Lab

A client-focused financial services executive with a passion for excellence with extensive operations, technology, and product delivery experience in payments and banking. Demonstrated track record of delivering strategic, mission-critical, products to achieve business results. Adept at managing large-scale programs that span numerous systems in multiple product lines. Recognized for dedication to business partners and creating a culture that promotes accountability, empowerment, and results. Deep understanding of effect of service delivery on business effectiveness and bottom-line results. Accomplished people manager who builds loyalty and morale among staff members

15mins
Idan Yurfest
Idan Yurfest, Advisory Solution Consultant @ ServiceNow

Today, overwhelming numbers of challenger banks, neobanks, and fintechs are leveraging technology to offer transparent, nimble services. By delivering effortless banking experiences, these digitized companies are attracting clients and revenue from traditional banks.

With ServiceNow Financial Services Operations, banks can digitize siloed processes – connecting and automating them so that work flows. Banks can also integrate and communicate across any banking process or core system. ServiceNow can provide the full solution – from client self-service and front office interaction through issue resolution across the bank

10mins
Orly Grinfeld
Orly Grinfeld, EVP, Head of Clearing @ TASE (Tel Aviv Stock Exchange)

In her previous position Ms. Grinfeld served as Chief Risk Officer at Israel Railways. Ms. Grinfeld joined TASE staff on 2010 as Chief Risk Officer and established the Risk Management field at TASE. Between 2012-2014, she served as Senior Vice President and Head of the TASE Clearing House.

Between 2001-2009 Ms. Grinfeld served as the head of the risk management department at Ernst & Young Israel’s Advisory Division. Previously she worked at the Bank of Israel’s Bank Supervision Department as an auditor in the risk management team.

10mins

Meirav HarelDan SofferJosh BeharAsaf Erez

Moderator: Meirav Harel, Founder & CEO @ MHfintechs

  • Dan Soffer, VP & General Manager, Direct to Merchant Markets @ Verifone
  • Josh Behar, Head of Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies, Payments Product Innovation @ Finastra
  • Asaf Erez, Digital Assets and Open Finance Lead @ Israel Securities Authority
35mins

Yulia AidlerDror ArieYurfestAmi Aharonovich

Moderator: Yulia Aidler, Director of Product Management @ Finastra

  • Dror Arie, Head of Engineering @ GlobalDots
  • Idan Yurfest, Advisory Solution Consultant @ ServiceNow
  • Ami Aharonovich, Country Manager @ Aerospike
35mins

Annie DeganiAmir SadrasGalia Beer-GabelGuy Salame

Moderator: Annie Degani, Director of Business Development @ FinSec Innovation Lab

  • Amir Sadras, Founder & CEO @ FUGU
  • Galia Beer-Gabel, Partner @ Team8 Fintech
  • Guy Salame, Co-Founder & CEO @ Spott
  • Speaker TBA @ IBM
35mins
Ruth Margalit
Ruth Margalit, Founder and CEO @ Membit

Membit is changing the rules of the game with the only off-the-shelf chatbot solution that enables organizations to plug a working AI chatbot with Ready-made, built-in modules, without any integration in three quick steps! Only several minutes are needed to integrate the bot to your enterprise CRM/ERP.

Designed for your both vendors and customers, Membit features ready-to-use processes like managing service tickets, obtaining information about orders, making appointments, retrieving statuses of billing and payments, and more. An easy-to-use dashboard provides a 360-degree view of each process and feedback, and a built-in clearing system facilitates end-to-end payment process.

Membit was established by i-rox, a leading software provider with more than 140 developers, which provides development services to some of the largest companies in Israel, including Elbit Systems, Synel, Nice and Amdocs.

10mins
Avi Shalisman
Avi Shalisman, Co-Founder & CEO @ MoovingON

Cloud computing is without a doubt a key enabler in FinTech. However, this new category faces different challenges in adopting public and hybrid cloud services, including concerns about compliance, security, and data integrity. Avi Shalisman, CEO and Co-Founder of MoovingON, will speak about how FinTech companies should operate their cloud operations and how to turn it into their competitive advantage.

10mins

Enjoy lunch with fellow attendees in a collaborative environment

60mins
70min

Christian Deger

Moderator: TBA

  • Christian Deger, Venture Partner @ CommerzVentures •
30mins

Check-in to the conference and enjoy breakfast with fellow attendees in a collaborative environment.

60mins

Enjoy lunch with fellow attendees in a collaborative environment

60mins

Check-in to the conference and enjoy breakfast with fellow attendees in a collaborative environment.

60mins

Enjoy lunch with fellow attendees in a collaborative environment

60mins

Check-in to the conference and enjoy breakfast with fellow attendees in a collaborative environment.

60mins

Enjoy lunch with fellow attendees in a collaborative environment

60mins

* Confirmed sessions will be updated here as we get closer to the next event date.

* Most sessions will be held in English. Agenda is subject to change.

REGISTER

11 July 2022 at TASE (Tel Aviv Stock Exchange) Conference Center, Ahuzat Bayit St 2, Tel Aviv.

Check out our 2 + 1 promo pass: buy 2 tickets, get the 3rd for free!