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[Event][Singapore] Finovate Asia 2012

Financial and banking technology conference Finovate comes to Asia for the first time with Finovate Asia 2012. Organized by The Finovate Group, a boutique banking technology research firm based in Seattle, Washington (known for its research publication Online Banking Report and blog), this one-day event on November 6, 2012 will showcase the best innovations in financial and banking technology from a mixture of leading established companies and brand-new startups.

Finovate Asia 2012 will feature a demo-only format with 32 companies – each with only 7 minutes – to demo their latest innovations to the audience. A networking session at the end of the day also allows you to interact with the presenters. The event is expected to attract financial institution executives, venture capitalists, members of the press and entrepreneurs in the space.

Some of the companies that have indicated participation include AMP, ANZ, Arbor Partners, Bangkok Bank, Celent, Citibank, Citi Ventures, Cradle Fund, Gartner, Hitachi, IDA, IDC Financial Insights, ING,  INSEAD, Javelin Research, Mastercard, Maybank, Microsoft, OCBC, Oliver Wyman, Paypal, Standard Chartered, Sybase, SWIFT Innotribe, Thomson Reuters, UBank, UBS, UOB, and Visa.

You can register for the event here.


Daniel Goh is the founder and chief editor of Young | Upstarts, as well as an F&B entrepreneur. Daniel has a background in public relations, and is interested in issues in entrepreneurship, small business, marketing, public relations and the online space. He can be reached at daniel [at] youngupstarts [dot] com.

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