Magnifintech Seven


Fintech Hive at the DIFC, in partnership with Interfima, and Stanton Chase are pleased to invite you to participate at The Magnifintech Seven.

Event Objective:

Magnifintech Seven will bring delegates from banking, financial services, regulators and IT vendors who will have the chance to meet and speak with professionals that initiated the financial technology era backing on its early days, and developed it to what is now called “Fintech”. During the event, you will be able to engage and interact with:

  • Mr Chris Gledhill, Secco
  • Mrs. Efi Pylarinou, Daily Fintech and Fintech Genome
  • Mr. Janos Barberis, SuperCharger
  • Mr. Marc Gagné, Gagné Legal Services
  • Mr. Matteo Rizzi, FintechStage
  • Mrs. Mirna Sleiman, Fintech Galaxy
  • Mr. Nektarios Liolios, StartupBootCamp Fintech

Mr. Gaurav Dhar of Marshal, international payments entrepreneur and angel investor will be the moderator for the event.

Event Agenda:

  • 8:30am - 9:00am Registration and networking
  • 9:00am - 9:10am Welcome address| Raja Al Mazrouei, Acting Executive Vice President - Fintech Hive at DIFC
  • 9:10am - 9:50am The inability of the financial sector to truly innovate | Nektarios Liolios, Co-founder StartupBootCamp Fintech
  • 9:50am - 10:30am A.I. & Alternative Lending Models. Synergies & Strengths Between Banks and Fintechs | Marc Gagné, Director - Gagne Legal
  • 10:30am - 10:45am The growth of the UAE fintech industry and a prediction of its regulatory changes | Nadim Bardawil, BSA  
  • 10:45am - 11:00am Coffee Break
  • 11:00am - 11:40am Fintech development and market adaptation in the MENA region | Mirna Sleiman, Founder - Fintech Galaxy
  • 11:40am - 12:20pm Deepening the financial sector; building emerging ecosystems | Matteo Rizzi, Co-founder FintechStage
  • 12:20pm - 1:35pm Lunch Break 
  • 1:35pm - 2:15pm Payments and Market Developments. The Hardware to Software Journey | Gaurav Dhar, Director Marshal
  • 2:15pm - 2:45pm FemTech in Fintech | Efi Pylarinou, Co-founder - Daily Fintech and Fintech Genome
  • 2:45pm - 3:35pm The Future of Currencies Beyond BitCoin. When & Where Data Becomes A Currency | Chris Gledhill, Founder - Secco
  • 3:35pm - 4:00pm Closing Remarks

 Event Details:

Date:     Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Time:     08:30am -  4:45pm

Venue:   DIFC Conference Centre – Precinct Building 4

Register now

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