Startup Weekend FinTech Edition
Friday, June 5 - 7, 2015
Friday, June 5 - 7, 2015
Event starts at 6:30 pm
Indian School of Business (ISB)
ISB Road, Gachibowli
Startup Weekend FinTech Edition
A contraction of "finance" and "technology" - refers to companies that provide financial services through the engagement of technology.
What is Startup Weekend FinTech ?
A 54-hour event for developers, designers and entrepreneurs to hack on your latest fintech idea. You will be able to present your own concept and form a team around it or join forces with someone else. Over the weekend, you will be putting the foundations of a business case, designing and building a product prototype, testing your assumptions with a potential customers, and, on Sunday night, pitch the results of your weekend's work to a panel of investors and industry titans from across banking, insurance and payments. What's more, over the weekend, you will have access to over ten industry experts and mentors to help you bring your ideas to life.
Who is it for:
Anyone with a passion for fintech is welcome! If you've been toying with an idea, but need a final push to make it happen, if you are looking for ways to form a great team, or if you are simply excited to get involved with a fintech startup at its conceptualisation, this weekend is for you.
Who can apply :
Any technology-focused startup, with an innovative FinTech proposition. If you’re passionate about digital and have some radical FinTech concepts that you believe could instigate a new era in financial services innovation, we want to hear from you.
Ideas Encouraged for FInTech:
( Any Idea with a FinTech angle to it )
• Big-data analytics and predictive modelling
• E- Wallet
• Risk management
• Security & Authentication
• Capital Markets
• Asset Management
• Social media and collaboration
• Infrastructure and operational technologies (hosting, data bases, storage, networking, IT management).
STUDENT: Flat 50% off for all students use Code "STUDENT" (Students must carry and show their ID at the event).
EARLYBIRD : Use code "SWEARLYBIRD" to avail 30% discount. (Limited Seats)
For Women Entrepreneurs : Use code "WOMEN50" get 50% off for Women only (Limited Seats)
Buy Ticket at - https://in.explara.com/e/swhydfintech
Friday June 5th
Saturday June 6th
Sunday June 7th
I am fascinated by technology changing the world and how humans are adopting and evolving.
Currently I am part of PayUmoney. My mission is to build India’s most valuable enabling ecosystem for small businesses, helping them go online and accept online payments via PayUmoney.
I authored “Do You Collide With Your Customers?” a book about how businesses can create incredible relationships with customers without spending a lot of money. I was consulting India’s largest e-tailer, Jabong.com, taking customer engagement to a whole new level. My last startup, Hashtaag was chosen amongst 14 interesting startups by the Intel & UC Berkeley T2MA. It was exciting to be awarded the ‘Young Communicator 2009’, for the work in the New Media by the Symbiosis International University. And to be featured by Bloomberg UTV, the Times Group and LiveMint in India. Blogging is a passion, lucky to be featured at the NASSCOM EMERGE community. I enjoy interacting with the next India, across colleges and universities. Love the excitement and energy. IIMC, Symbiosis, Jamia, Amity and more… part of the same is my interaction with IIS cadre folks, AIR FM and also communication directorate of the GOI.
Well exposed to international universities and education system in the USA, Canada, UK, Singapore, Dubai, Malaysia among other Asian and middle eastern countries by engaging in teaching assignments, joint research projects, and facilitating institution level collaborations. He is also presently serving as President for Indian Sub-continent region of Decision Sciences Institute (ISDSI).
Have worked with various clients including global firms, startups in varied sectors to drive assignments in areas like strategic consulting, innovation management, technical consulting and project management.
Currently working as Head - Startup Studio at MobME, setting up a business accelerator to complement the Startup Village Incubator, India's first incubator in PPP space (www.startupvillage.in) and on initiatives to harness the power of Open Innovation in solving key challenges faced by different industries.
His experience building teams, establishing departments, and streamlining procedures define him as a leader. Through his work with The Education for Free Research Center (EFF), great work is being accomplished by bringing educators into rural areas of India by utilizing cutting-edge tele-presence technologies.
Prior to PurpleTalk, Ravi worked at PanTerra Networks as Director of Network Operations and Quality Assurance.
Ravi was recently awarded the HR Leadership Award by the Institute of Public Enterprise (IPE) and the Asian Pacific HRM Congress, which honors individuals for best practices in the field of human resource development.
Coaches and Mentors
Partner, Tatva Legal
Founder, Quantum Data Engines
Currently, I am fully passionate about my work at AasaanPay.com, which is into simplifying offline payments while creating delight to Merchants and their customers.
I consider execution, technology and predicting technology vectors evolution to be my forte. I have a strong record of accomplishment in planning and execution of very diverse projects in terms of technology and areas. I have a voracious appetite for learning and teaching.
Specialties: Value creation, Bootstrapper, Entrepreneurship ecosystems, Product Development and Creative problem solving.
Vice President & Head(South) Lead Angels
At Lead Angels, she heads the South operations with chapters currently in Hyderabad and shortly in Bangalore.She is accountable for deal origination, due diligence, execution post investment support and member relations.An active Tie Volunteer and a strong evangelist of Hyderabad start-up ecosystem.Her last role was as a Manager with Hyderabad Angels.
Co-founder and CEO Posidex Technologies
Viiveck is known for high levels of integrity, professional loyalty, and maturity. His leadership
Executive Coach , International Coach Federation
Director , Markit
Pavan Kumar Korlepara
Manager, Finance Operations Technology, Amazon
Sr. Manager, Finance Operations Technology, Amazon
Event Sponsors, and Partners
The Startup Weekend FinTech Edition team is grateful for the support of local community partners without whom this event would not be possible.
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