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February 9-11, 2021|InterContinental Berlin,Germany

Innovative fintech. Real-world applications.

1000+ senior attendees. 50%+ from financial institutions. 50+ demoers. 150+ speakers. Only at Finovate.

See the best of Europe's fintech through unique, short-form demos. Hear expert speakers on the future of digital, open banking, tech, payments and insurance.

Who won Best of Show at FinovateEurope 2020?

The votes are in and the people have spoken! Congratulations to the winners of Best of Show at FinovateEurope 2020 in Berlin, Germany!


Check out the Finovate blog for more news, the Finovate TV YouTube channel for more interviews and the Flickr page for event photos!

Best of Show winners announced!

The votes have been tallied and the people have spoken! Learn more about the winners of our Best of Show awards for FinovateEurope 2020.

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FinovateEurope 2020 Supplement

Our media partner FinTech Futures have produced a free supplement for FinovateEurope 2020.

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FinovateEurope live tweets!

Catch up on all of the live tweets from the event.

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Keynote address

Steven Van Belleghem, Author of Customers The Day After Tomorrow, gives his keynote address on which new technologies will be truly transformative in a new digital world?

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Analyst Insight: What’s Hot & What’s Not In Fintech?

Martin Stiller, Senior Research Analyst at IDC Financial Insights and leading FinTech research analyst takes to the stage to present key opportunities for the future.

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Keynote Address

Clara Durodié, CEO at Cognitive Finance Group speaks about how AI impacts business strategy, profitability and corporate governance.

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5 fintech trends at Finovate in Berlin

by Lindsay Whyte, API Security & Open Finance enthusiast

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Finovate 2020 in Berlin: Trends from the conference

by Thomas Muth, UK and Europe FinTech Specialist, five°degrees

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FinovateEurope 2020: For the Better Customer Journey

By Denis Goncharenko, Managing Editor, Bitnews Today

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FinovateEurope 2020 highlights

What makes Finovate unique?

We don’t waste your time. Finovate is curated, fast-paced, and gets right to the point. And we’ve been delivering value for over 10 years.

Pan-European focus

For the first time ever, FinovateEurope took place in continental Europe, bringing 1000+ attendees a truly Pan-European fintech event. 

European fintech is booming in Dublin, Moscow, Lisbon, Istanbul, and everywhere in between. The central location of Berlin made it easier than ever to see the best of what the continent has to offer.

Top 6 reasons to attend FinovateEurope
Value-packed format

We’ve also updated to a new value-packed three-day format. The first day was a series of individual events, giving attendees the chance to select the specific subject area that interested them most. 

The following two days were single-track general sessions, featuring FinovateEuropes’s signature 7-minute demos of the latest innovations mixed in with a variety of exciting, informative speakers.

Your time is valuable. The event format has been designed to help you get the most information possible and maximise your event ROI.

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50+ product demos

Two days dedicated to 50+ demos -- new and improved financial services and solutions that can be used today. 

We comb through hundreds of inquiries and applications for innovative technology solving real-world pain points. See how these 2020 solutions can help grow your business here.

Not only is there something for everyone, it creates an influential audience to move the needle for demoers. Apply to demo for FinovateEurope 2021.

Who demoed at FinovateEurope 2020?
5 deep-dive stages on the future of finance

Day one of FinovateEurope gave attendees the opportunity to hear from the innovators driving change in your field. Expert speakers analysed the latest trends, opportunities and challenges. Giving attendees the valuable insights to future proof their business.

The 5 stages covered digital, open banking, tech, payments, and insurance.

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One-on-one connections

With lots of dedicated networking time built into the agenda and the Brella app - a smart networking and matchmaking tool - it’s never been easier to start a conversation with the right person before, during and after the event.

Networking opportunities
Who will you meet?

Join 1000+ senior attendees from across the fintech industry - including 50%+ from financial institutions.

This is your chance to meet and network with senior financial and banking executives, venture capitalists, press, industry analysts, bloggers, regulators and entrepreneurs from across Europe and beyond. 

Who attended FinovateEurope 2020?
Startup Booster Program

Insights and connections to give your startup a boost.

Startup Booster tickets cost just £495 for all three days and include access to special content and networking opportunities exclusively for early-stage companies

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Exec Reboot Program

Rebooting the leadership mindset.

An invitation-only program designed to provide the leading bank c-suite executives with an opportunity to rethink executive leadership and build an invaluable peer network.

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Finovate Leadership Program

Fostering relationships for the C-Suite within banks and FIs.

A community, designed for banks and FIs to foster business relationships with the most senior industry players and create environments for networking and peer-led benchmarking.

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Be Seen. Be Heard.

We provide a unique platform to connect with 1000+ senior fintech decision-makers. Tell us your business goals. We'll help you achieve them.

FinovateEurope in numbers

senior attendees
fintech innovators demoing
expert speakers
major financial institutions represented
C-level attendees
influential press/media

Demo Stage Days

Cut to the chase. 50+ product demos (not just pitches) of financial services technology in just 2 days.

Not only will you see innovations from countries across Europe -- Germany, Switzerland, Hungary, Portugal, Italy, and Spain -- but also globally: United Kingdom, Russia, Australia, Singapore, Canada and United States.



Five Industry Stages. Five key topics.

Day one featured five stages tackling critical topics defining the future of finance.

Digital Future Stage

How can traditional players build an innovation culture not an innovation team?

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Open Banking Stage

How is open banking redefining financial services?

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Future Tech Stage

Which new technologies will truly transform digital finance?

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Payments Stage

How will the innovations of today affect the payments of tomorrow?

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Insurtech Stage

Insurtech - a paradigm shift for insurance?

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