Next Money will hold its 2017 flagship North American event in Chicago on September 26 at Venue SIX10 on Michigan Avenue.
This year’s event will again host the finals of the “Global Trends” division of BBVA’s Open Talent Competition, in coordination with Chicago’s recently announced FinTech Center of Excellence called Currency.
The event is being brought to Chicago in partnership with FinTEx Chicago, a collaboration between leading players in financial services and technology to expand Chicago’s role as a center of Innovation.
Next Money Chicago will focus on three major themes that are very timely and relevant for anyone in the financial services industry today: capabilities, compliance and collaboration, as detailed below.
Both the morning and afternoon will also feature demos from fintech start-ups seeking to transform the financial services industry by competing in the BBVA Open Talent Challenge. The winners will go on to compete in the finals in Mexico City for the chance to win €30,000 and and immersion and interaction week with BBVA executives in Madrid.