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

SPEAKERS

Oren Marmur
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Oren Marmur

SVP & General Manager, Payments

Finastra

Meirav Harel
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Meirav Harel

Founder & CEO

MHfintechs

Tal Weiser
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Tal Weiser

Managing Director, Global Services Payments

Finastra

Yaron Ben-Schlusch
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Yaron Ben-Schlusch

General Manager Israel

Snowflake

Nir Lifshitz
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Nir Lifshitz

Head of Open Banking Innovation and Pepper

Bank Leumi

Nick Adams
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Nick Adams

Vice President of Sales

Globalization Partners

Sam Joshua
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Sam Joshua

Regional Lead

Freshworks

Sigal Druker
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Sigal Druker

Payments, Sales Enablement & Biz Dev

Finastra

Yossi Turgeman
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Yossi Turgeman

Managing Partner & Head of Sales

ESL (Engineering Software Lab)

Ronen Assia
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Ronen Assia

Managing Partner

Team8 Fintech

Roma Bronstein
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Roma Bronstein

Co-founder & CTO

Spott

Guy Benartzi
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Guy Benartzi

Chief Architect

Tectona

Ben-Pelled
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Ben Pelled

Founder & CEO @ FinTech Junction

FinTech Junction

Amit Harel
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Amit Harel

Partner, Co-Leader

Deloitte Catalyst

Tomer Michaeli
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Tomer Michaeli

General Partner

Viola FinTech

Yonatan Stark
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Yonatan Stark

International Tax Director

Deloitte Israel

Tamir Roter
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Tamir Roter

VP EMEA & APAC

Bright Data

Odelia Torteman
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Odelia Torteman

FinTech & Digital Transformation

IFC - The World Bank Group

Arik Galansky ה
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Arik Galansky

Head of Technology Research & Innovation

Fireblocks

Anat Levin
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Anat Levin

Sr. Software Backend Developer at QuickBooks

Intuit

Micha Motlis
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Micha Motlis

Innovation Manager

Bank Leumi

Ran Shine
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Ran Shine

Head of Cloud and DevOps engineers

Bank Leumi

Neria Nefesh
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Neria Nefesh

Analyst

the Innovation Unit - Banking Supervision Department, Bank of israel

Venkatraman Krishnamurthy
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Venkat

Director

Freshworks

Alon Zilber
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Alon Zilber

CTO

Migdal Group

Amir Shalom
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Amir Shalom

CEO

Melingo

Gadi Mazor
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Gadi Mazor

CEO

BioCatch

Amit Yampolsky
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Amit Yampolsky

Director of Enterprise Workforce Solutions

Papaya Global

Avital Krupnik
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Avital Krupnik

Head of Account Information Services and Payment Services Unit

Israel Securities Authority

Dana Muhlgay
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Dana Muhlgay

Co-Founder & CPO

Fibo

Daniel Marcous
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Daniel Marcous

Co-Founder & CTO

April

Doron Cohen
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Doron Cohen

CEO, Founder

Covercy

Dr. Gal Aviv
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Dr. Gal Aviv

CEO

Blender

Dror Kaplan
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Dror Kaplan

VP Operations and Business Development

Amdocs

Elad Bleistein
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Elad Bleistein

CMO

ZenGo

Eran Vitkon
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Eran Vitkon

VP of Products

Finastra

Yair Benyamini
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Yair Benyamini

Co-Founder and CEO

Lendai

Elad Tsur
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Elad Tsur

Co-Founder & CEO

Planck

Eyal Zvuluny
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Eyal Zvuluny

VP Business Development

Feezback

Idan Levin
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Idan Levin

Principal

Collider Ventures

Inbal Polak
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Inbal Polak

Director of the Investment Department

Israel Securities Authority

Isaac Saft
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Isaac Saft

Co Founder & CEO

Blue dot

Liad Amit
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Liad Amit

Co-Founder & CMO

Sharegain

Lisya Bahar Manoah
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Lisya Bahar Manoah

Partner

Catalyst Investments

Matan Fattal
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Matan Fattal

Co-Founder & CEO

IVIX

Nadav Yur
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Nadav Yur

Business Development & Strategic Partnerships

RiseUp

Oded Zehavi
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Oded Zehavi

Co-Founder & CEO

Mesh Payments

Ori Altalat
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Ori Altalat

Head of Payment Systems Policy Section

Bank of Israel

Shahar Friedman
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Shahar Friedman

Director of Financial Services, Payments by Wix

Wix.com

Shimon Falicovich
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Shimon Falicovich

Head of Data

The First International Bank of Israel

Shiran Kleiderman
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Shiran Kleiderman

Chief Security Officer & Head of IT

Celsius

Shirli Shoham Klein
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Shirli Shoham Klein

Head of Digital & Innovation

First International Bank of Israel

Victoria Niedzwiedz
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Victoria Niedzwiedz

Co-Founder

Humanit

Yuval Brisker
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Yuval Brisker

Co-Founder, CEO & President

Alviere

Ziv Cohen
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Ziv Cohen

Co-Founder & CEO

Paygilant

2022 SPONSORS

DIAMOND

Finastra

GOLD

Snowflake
Bank Leumi
Globalization Partners
Freshworks
ESL
Deloitte
Team 8
Bright Data
AWS

SILVER

Lendai
Cybersafe
Intuit
COVERCY
Blender
Melingo
Hopon
humanit

2022 CONTENT & COMMUNITY PARTNERS

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

60mins

Ben-PelledMeirav HarelOren MarmurYaron Ben-SchluschGadi MazorNick AdamsTamir RoterVenkatraman KrishnamurthyYonatan StarkRonen AssiaDaniel MarcousMatan FattalIsaac Saft

Welcome Remarks > Ben Pelled, Founder & CEO @ FinTech Junction by People & Computers

Keynote > The Good, the Bad and the Future of Money > Meirav Harel, Founder & CEO @ MHFintechs & Conference MC

Keynote > How Banks Can Innovate and Increase Their Value Proposition in a Highly Disrupted Market > Oren Marmur, SVP & General Manager, Payments @ Finastra

Keynote > The Future of the Data Cloud > Yaron Ben-Schlusch, General Manager Israel @ Snowflake & Gadi Mazor, CEO @ BioCatch

Panel Discussion > FinTech 2.0 – The New Era of Financial Services

Moderator: Meirav Harel, Founder & CEO @ MHFintechs

  • Oren Marmur, SVP & General Manager, Payments @ Finastra
  • Nick Adams, Vice President of Sales @ Globalization Partners
  • Venkat, Director @ Freshworks
  • Tamir Roter, VP EMEA & APAC @ Bright Data

Panel Discussion > The Emergence of TaxTech – A New Era of Fintech

Moderator: Yonatan Stark, International Tax Director @ Deloitte Israel

  • Ronen Assia, Managing Partner, Team8 Fintech @ Team8
  • Daniel Marcous, Co-Founder & CTO @ April
  • Matan Fattal, Co-Founder & CEO @ IVIX
  • Isaac Saft, Co-Founder & CEO @ Blue dot
135mins

Sigal DrukerEran VitkonDr. Gal AvivAvital KrupnikTal WeiserShahar FriedmanShirli Shoham KleinOri Altalat

Track Chair > Sigal Druker, Payments, Sales Enablement & Biz Dev @ Finastra

Keynotes >

  • Embracing Disruption in Payments Seizing New Possibilities > Eran Vitkon, VP Payments & Product Management @ Finastra
  • The New Way to Finance > Dr. Gal Aviv, CEO @ Blender
  • Open Finance and Payments – From Europe to Israel > Avital Krupnik, Head of Account Information Services and Payment Services Unit @ Israel Securities Authority

Panel > Future of Payments

Moderator: Sigal Druker, Payments, Sales Enablement & Biz Dev @ Finastra

  • Tal Weiser, Managing Director, Global Services Payments @ Finastra
  • Shahar Friedman, Director of Financial Services, Payments by Wix @ Wix.com
  • Shirli Shoham Klein, Head of Digital & Innovation @ First International Bank of Israel
  • Ori Altalat, Head of Payment Systems Policy Section @ Bank of Israel

 

60mins

Yossi TurgemanSam JoshuaTamir RoterAmir ShalomShimon FalicovichVictoria NiedzwiedzAlon Zilber

Track Chair > Yossi Turgeman, Managing Partner, Head of Sales @ ESL (Engineering Software Lab)

Keynotes >

  • Always-ON IT for Unstoppable Business > Sam Joshua, Regional Lead @ Freshworks
  • Alternative Data, the Not So Secret Sauce of the Finance Industry > Tamir Roter, VP EMEA & APAC @ Bright Data
  • Structuring Text & Voice Data to Reveal Customers’ Insights > Amir Shalom, CEO @ Melingo & Shimon Falicovich, Head of Data @ The First International Bank of Israel
  • Building Applications at the Center of Global Electronic Payment Trends > Victoria Niedzwiedz, Co-Founder @ Humanit

Panel > IT in Financial Services

Moderator: Yossi Turgeman, Managing Partner, Head of Sales @ ESL (Engineering Software Lab)

  • Tamir Roter, VP EMEA & APAC @ Bright Data
  • Alon Zilber, CTO @ Migdal Group
  • Sam Joshua, Regional Lead @ Freshworks
60mins

Enjoy lunch with fellow attendees in a collaborative environment

60mins

Micha MotlisRan ShineDoron CohenInbal PolakNir LifshitzDror KaplanNeria NefeshEyal ZvulunyNadav Yur

Track Chair > Micha Motlis, Innovation Manager @ Bank Leumi

Keynotes >

  • Accelerating The Cloud Journey in The Financial Sector > Ran Shine, Head of Cloud Program @ Bank Leumi
  • Embedded Finance in Investment Management > Doron Cohen, Founder & CEO @ Covercy
  • Open Finance – Innovative Technology or an Evolution of Consumption > Inbal Polak,  Director of the Investment Department @ Israel Securities Authority

Panel > Open Banking: The Future of Finance or just a Hype?

Moderator: Micha Motlis, Innovation Manager @ Bank Leumi

  • Nir Lifshitz, Head of Open Banking Innovation and Pepper @ Bank Leumi
  • Dror Kaplan, VP Operations & Business Development @ Amdocs
  • Neria Nefesh, Analyst, Innovation Unit – Banking Supervision Department @ Bank of israel
  • Eyal Zvuluny, VP Business Development @ Feezback
  • Nadav Yur, Business Development & Strategic Partnerships @ RiseUp
60mins

Amit HarelZiv CohenRoma BronsteinDana MuhlgayLiad AmitAmit Yampolsky

Track Chair > Amit Harel, Partner, Co-Leader, Deloitte Catalyst @ Deloitte

Keynotes >

  • Materializing the Vision > Ziv Cohen, Co-Founder & CEO @ Paygilant

Panel >

Moderator: Amit Harel, Partner, Co-Leader, Deloitte Catalyst @ Deloitte

  • Roma Bronstein, Co-founder & CTO @ Spott
  • Dana Muhlgay, Co-Founder & CPO @ Fibo
  • Liad Amit, Co-Founder & CMO @ Sharegain
  • Amit Yampolsky, Director of Enterprise Workforce Solutions @ Papaya Global

 

60mins

Odelia TortemanGuy BenartziIdan LevinShiran KleidermanElad BleisteinArik Galansky ה

Track Chair > Odelia Torteman, FinTech & Digital Transformation Specialist @ IFC – The World Bank Group

Keynote > The Blockchain “Pixar Moment” > Guy Benartzi, Chief Architect @ Tectona

Panel > DeFi, Cryptocurrency and the Future of Programmable Money

Moderator: Odelia Torteman, FinTech & Digital Transformation Specialist @ IFC – The World Bank Group

  • Idan Levin, Principal @ Collider Ventures
  • Shiran Kleiderman, Chief Security Officer & Head of IT @ Celsius
  • Elad Bleistein, CMO @ ZenGo
  • Arik Galansky, Head of Technology Research & Innovation @ Fireblocks
60mins

Tomer MichaeliNick AdamsAnat LevinYair BenyaminiLisya Bahar ManoahYuval BriskerElad TsurOded Zehavi

Track Chair > Tomer Michaeli, General Partner @ Viola FinTech

Keynotes >

  • What Startups Need to Scale and Succeed in 2022 > Nick Adams, VP of Sales @ Globalization Partners
  • Our Secret Sauce for Avoiding Bugs and Ensuring Trust > Anat Levin, Sr. Software Backend Developer at QuickBooks @ Intuit
  • Minimizing your Startup’s “Growing Pains” > Yair Benyamini, Co-Founder and CEO @ Lendai

Panel > The Challenges Along the Journey From Startup to Scaleup Fintech Nation

Moderator: Tomer Michaeli, General Partner @ Viola FinTech

  • Lisya Bahar Manoah, Partner @ Catalyst Investments
  • Yuval Brisker, Co-Founder, CEO & President @ Alviere
  • Elad Tsur, Co-Founder & CEO @ Planck
  • Oded Zehavi, Co-Founder & CEO @ Mesh Payments
60mins

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

60mins

Ben-PelledMeirav HarelOren MarmurYaron Ben-SchluschGadi MazorNick AdamsTamir RoterVenkatraman KrishnamurthyYonatan StarkRonen AssiaDaniel MarcousMatan FattalIsaac Saft

Welcome Remarks > Ben Pelled, Founder & CEO @ FinTech Junction by People & Computers

Keynote > The Good, the Bad and the Future of Money > Meirav Harel, Founder & CEO @ MHFintechs & Conference MC

Keynote > How Banks Can Innovate and Increase Their Value Proposition in a Highly Disrupted Market > Oren Marmur, SVP & General Manager, Payments @ Finastra

Keynote > The Future of the Data Cloud > Yaron Ben-Schlusch, General Manager Israel @ Snowflake & Gadi Mazor, CEO @ BioCatch

Panel Discussion > FinTech 2.0 – The New Era of Financial Services

Moderator: Meirav Harel, Founder & CEO @ MHFintechs

  • Oren Marmur, SVP & General Manager, Payments @ Finastra
  • Nick Adams, Vice President of Sales @ Globalization Partners
  • Venkat, Director @ Freshworks
  • Tamir Roter, VP EMEA & APAC @ Bright Data

Panel Discussion > The Emergence of TaxTech – A New Era of Fintech

Moderator: Yonatan Stark, International Tax Director @ Deloitte Israel

  • Ronen Assia, Managing Partner, Team8 Fintech @ Team8
  • Daniel Marcous, Co-Founder & CTO @ April
  • Matan Fattal, Co-Founder & CEO @ IVIX
  • Isaac Saft, Co-Founder & CEO @ Blue dot
135mins

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

Sigal DrukerEran VitkonDr. Gal AvivAvital KrupnikTal WeiserShahar FriedmanShirli Shoham KleinOri Altalat

Track Chair > Sigal Druker, Payments, Sales Enablement & Biz Dev @ Finastra

Keynotes >

  • Embracing Disruption in Payments Seizing New Possibilities > Eran Vitkon, VP Payments & Product Management @ Finastra
  • The New Way to Finance > Dr. Gal Aviv, CEO @ Blender
  • Open Finance and Payments – From Europe to Israel > Avital Krupnik, Head of Account Information Services and Payment Services Unit @ Israel Securities Authority

Panel > Future of Payments

Moderator: Sigal Druker, Payments, Sales Enablement & Biz Dev @ Finastra

  • Tal Weiser, Managing Director, Global Services Payments @ Finastra
  • Shahar Friedman, Director of Financial Services, Payments by Wix @ Wix.com
  • Shirli Shoham Klein, Head of Digital & Innovation @ First International Bank of Israel
  • Ori Altalat, Head of Payment Systems Policy Section @ Bank of Israel

 

60mins

Enjoy lunch with fellow attendees in a collaborative environment

60mins

Micha MotlisRan ShineDoron CohenInbal PolakNir LifshitzDror KaplanNeria NefeshEyal ZvulunyNadav Yur

Track Chair > Micha Motlis, Innovation Manager @ Bank Leumi

Keynotes >

  • Accelerating The Cloud Journey in The Financial Sector > Ran Shine, Head of Cloud Program @ Bank Leumi
  • Embedded Finance in Investment Management > Doron Cohen, Founder & CEO @ Covercy
  • Open Finance – Innovative Technology or an Evolution of Consumption > Inbal Polak,  Director of the Investment Department @ Israel Securities Authority

Panel > Open Banking: The Future of Finance or just a Hype?

Moderator: Micha Motlis, Innovation Manager @ Bank Leumi

  • Nir Lifshitz, Head of Open Banking Innovation and Pepper @ Bank Leumi
  • Dror Kaplan, VP Operations & Business Development @ Amdocs
  • Neria Nefesh, Analyst, Innovation Unit – Banking Supervision Department @ Bank of israel
  • Eyal Zvuluny, VP Business Development @ Feezback
  • Nadav Yur, Business Development & Strategic Partnerships @ RiseUp
60mins

Odelia TortemanGuy BenartziIdan LevinShiran KleidermanElad BleisteinArik Galansky ה

Track Chair > Odelia Torteman, FinTech & Digital Transformation Specialist @ IFC – The World Bank Group

Keynote > The Blockchain “Pixar Moment” > Guy Benartzi, Chief Architect @ Tectona

Panel > DeFi, Cryptocurrency and the Future of Programmable Money

Moderator: Odelia Torteman, FinTech & Digital Transformation Specialist @ IFC – The World Bank Group

  • Idan Levin, Principal @ Collider Ventures
  • Shiran Kleiderman, Chief Security Officer & Head of IT @ Celsius
  • Elad Bleistein, CMO @ ZenGo
  • Arik Galansky, Head of Technology Research & Innovation @ Fireblocks
60mins

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

60mins

Yossi TurgemanSam JoshuaTamir RoterAmir ShalomShimon FalicovichVictoria NiedzwiedzAlon Zilber

Track Chair > Yossi Turgeman, Managing Partner, Head of Sales @ ESL (Engineering Software Lab)

Keynotes >

  • Always-ON IT for Unstoppable Business > Sam Joshua, Regional Lead @ Freshworks
  • Alternative Data, the Not So Secret Sauce of the Finance Industry > Tamir Roter, VP EMEA & APAC @ Bright Data
  • Structuring Text & Voice Data to Reveal Customers’ Insights > Amir Shalom, CEO @ Melingo & Shimon Falicovich, Head of Data @ The First International Bank of Israel
  • Building Applications at the Center of Global Electronic Payment Trends > Victoria Niedzwiedz, Co-Founder @ Humanit

Panel > IT in Financial Services

Moderator: Yossi Turgeman, Managing Partner, Head of Sales @ ESL (Engineering Software Lab)

  • Tamir Roter, VP EMEA & APAC @ Bright Data
  • Alon Zilber, CTO @ Migdal Group
  • Sam Joshua, Regional Lead @ Freshworks
60mins

Enjoy lunch with fellow attendees in a collaborative environment

60mins

Amit HarelZiv CohenRoma BronsteinDana MuhlgayLiad AmitAmit Yampolsky

Track Chair > Amit Harel, Partner, Co-Leader, Deloitte Catalyst @ Deloitte

Keynotes >

  • Materializing the Vision > Ziv Cohen, Co-Founder & CEO @ Paygilant

Panel >

Moderator: Amit Harel, Partner, Co-Leader, Deloitte Catalyst @ Deloitte

  • Roma Bronstein, Co-founder & CTO @ Spott
  • Dana Muhlgay, Co-Founder & CPO @ Fibo
  • Liad Amit, Co-Founder & CMO @ Sharegain
  • Amit Yampolsky, Director of Enterprise Workforce Solutions @ Papaya Global

 

60mins

Tomer MichaeliNick AdamsAnat LevinYair BenyaminiLisya Bahar ManoahYuval BriskerElad TsurOded Zehavi

Track Chair > Tomer Michaeli, General Partner @ Viola FinTech

Keynotes >

  • What Startups Need to Scale and Succeed in 2022 > Nick Adams, VP of Sales @ Globalization Partners
  • Our Secret Sauce for Avoiding Bugs and Ensuring Trust > Anat Levin, Sr. Software Backend Developer at QuickBooks @ Intuit
  • Minimizing your Startup’s “Growing Pains” > Yair Benyamini, Co-Founder and CEO @ Lendai

Panel > The Challenges Along the Journey From Startup to Scaleup Fintech Nation

Moderator: Tomer Michaeli, General Partner @ Viola FinTech

  • Lisya Bahar Manoah, Partner @ Catalyst Investments
  • Yuval Brisker, Co-Founder, CEO & President @ Alviere
  • Elad Tsur, Co-Founder & CEO @ Planck
  • Oded Zehavi, Co-Founder & CEO @ Mesh Payments
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

FinTech Junction Summer 2022 event will be held on 12 July 2022 in Tel Aviv, Israel.

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