Watch SFF and earn a Web 3.0 Knowledge Certificate in Financial Services issued by The Asian Institute of Digital Finance, National University of Singapore (NUS). Enrol for $10 Learn more. Prices increase 30 October! Get pass now. Free passes for students. Claim pass now. Free passes for non-profits. Claim pass now. Free government passes. Claim pass now. Special offers for Small and Medium Enterprises Get pass now. Watch SME Day and earn a Certificate of Knowledge: Digital Transformation of Business issued by Global FinTech Institute and supported by SUSS (Singapore University of Social Sciences). Learn more. Investors – buy one, get three passes free. Get pass now. Startups – buy one pass, get one free. Get pass now.

Web 3.0 has collided with financial services and the movement towards decentralised infrastructure continues to accelerate. Decentralised finance has the potential to transform every financial transaction and to reach individuals and businesses traditionally excluded from the financial system. Ultimately, Web 3.0 will shape new business models, enterprises, careers and the new digital economy.

  • Reset

8th Nov

Core Strategy
7:30 AM - 8:15 AM
Presentation Guest of Honour Opening
Grand Opening
Government Technology AI & Machine Learning Central Banking & Regulators
image
Heng Swee Keat
Deputy Prime Minister and Coordinating Minister for Economic Policies
Singapore
image
Steven Chia
Presenter
CNA
Moderator

8th Nov

Core Strategy
8:15 AM - 8:30 AM
Presentation SFF Host Opening
Grand Opening
Media
image
Manisha Tank
TV Anchor & Correspondent
SFF 2021 Host

8th Nov

Core Strategy
8:30 AM - 8:55 AM
Fireside Market-changing Impact Series: Decentralised Financial Products
Core Strategy
Technology Blockchain Asset Management Central Banking & Regulators Cryptocurrencies
image
Balaji Srinivasan
Former Chief Technology Officer
Coinbase
image
Sopnendu Mohanty
Chief FinTech Officer
Monetary Authority of Singapore
Moderator

Web 3.0 is here. Web 3.0 is open, permissionless and trustless. What would happen if financial institutions aren’t the sole gatekeepers of trust?

In a world that there’s no gatekeepers, what would new finance services look like? How would we design and evolve our business models?

Balaji Srinivasan, an angel investor, entrepreneur, and prominent futurist discusses decentralised financial products and his thesis on the rise of the network state.

8th Nov

Core Strategy
8:55 AM - 9:20 AM
Fireside The Foundational Firesides Series – How Financial Services Will Change?: 1. Capital Markets
Core Strategy
Banking & Financial Institutions Capital Markets Investment Banking Wealth Management Investments Technology
image
Vikram Pandit
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
The Orogen Group
image
Haslinda Amin
Chief International Correspondent for Southeast Asia
Bloomberg
Moderator

In a world where finance industry is decentralising, how will the capital markets be moving in the next one to three years?

From exchange rate, capital movement and monetary policy to financial services, Vikram Pandit, current CEO of The Orogen Group and former Citigroup CEO, will discuss the current applications at play. And how you can create your own CEO strategy in the Web 3.0 era.

8th Nov

Core Strategy
9:20 AM - 9:45 AM
Fireside The Foundational Firesides Series – How Financial Services Will Change?: 2. Insurance
Core Strategy
Banking & Financial Institutions Insurance Technology InsurTech
image
Julian Teicke
Founder & Chief Executive Officer
wefox
image
Mike Wells
Group Chief Executive
Prudential
image
Haslinda Amin
Chief International Correspondent for Southeast Asia
Bloomberg
Moderator

The insurance products we have today were built to fit the economy and needs of the past. With the waves of Web 3.0 hitting the shores, will you surf or drown? How will the insurance industry be riding the waves of Web 3.0?

Come join the fireside session by the duo Julian Teicke, Co-founder and CEO of wefox, Europe’s largest digital insurer and Mike Wells, Chief Executive of Prudential Group. From IoT, AI, smart contracts to alternative insurance products and premium models, the duo will discuss what the new waves in insurance look like.

8th Nov

Core Strategy
9:45 AM - 10:10 AM
Panel The Foundational Firesides Series – How Financial Services Will Change?: 3. Asset Management
Core Strategy
Banking & Financial Institutions Asset Management Technology Wealth Management Tech
image
Antoine Flamarion
Co-Founder
Tikehau Capital
image
Leslie Picker
Reporter
CNBC
Moderator

With accelerated change in the world and society, what does the future of the asset management landscape look like?

From hedge funds to WallStreetBets, CEO of Tikehau Capital will share insights into the emerging asset management in Web 3.0, specifically covering non-custodial ownership of assets, global access and financial inclusion, transparency and round-the-clock trading.

8th Nov

Core Strategy
10:10 AM - 10:35 AM
Fireside The Foundational Firesides Series – How Financial Services Will Change?: 4. Consumer Banking
Core Strategy
Banking & Financial Institutions Retail Banking Identity Authentication & Authorisation Banking Infrastructure Technology
image
Forest Lin
Corporate Vice President of Tencent & President of Tencent Financial Technology
Tencent
image
Nuno Matos
Chief Executive of Wealth and Personal Banking
HSBC
image
Manisha Tank
TV Anchor & Correspondent
Moderator

The advent of Web 3.0 in financial services is creating a paradigm shift, impacting every industry sector. It is beginning to shape new business models, enterprises, careers and the new digital economy. What are the implications and opportunities in Consumer banking? This session will dive into the current applications of web 3.0 technologies and what the consumer bank of the future will look like specifically focussing on autonomous banking, cross-border products, data portability and digital platforms.

8th Nov

Core Strategy
10:35 AM - 11:00 AM
Fireside The Foundational Firesides Series – How Financial Services Will Change?: 5. Wholesale Banking
Core Strategy
Banking & Financial Institutions Wholesale Banking Identity Authentication & Authorisation Trade Finance Banking Infrastructure Tecnhology Retail, Marketplace and Merchants
image
Panagiostis Georgakopoulos
Head of Wholesale Payments
JPMorgan Chase
image
Tan Su Shan
Group Head of Institutional Banking
DBS
image
Manisha Tank
TV Anchor & Correspondent
Moderator

In 1994, Bill Gates said: “Banking is necessary, banks are not”.

As we develop the solutions for wholesale banking for tomorrow, how will the day-to-day roles in existing organisations play out given innovations in Web 3.0? What will the new order look like in inter-bank settlements, cross-border and cash management?

8th Nov

Collaboration
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Collaborative Session In Partnership with Temasek: Realising the Value of Blockchain in Financial Services
In partnership with Temasek
Technology Blockchain Banking & Financial Institutions Asset Management Government Investments Data & Analytics
image
Pradyumna Agrawal
Managing Director, Investment (Blockchain)
Temasek
image
Mukaya (Tai) Panich
Chief Venture & Investment Officer
SCB 10X
image
Joanna Ossinger
Asia Crypto Czar & Global Markets Editor
Bloomberg News
Moderator

Blockchain is changing finance as much as the internet changed communication-forever. In 2020, the adoption of blockchain technology gained traction. Will 2021 be the year of harnessing the value and reaping the returns?

The speakers will discuss the state of the use-cases, and how blockchain is revolutionizing the way we trade and transfer money as transactions become cheaper, faster and more reliable.

In Partnership With:
sponsor-image

8th Nov

Core Strategy
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Fireside Market Infrastructure
Core Strategy
Banking & Financial Institutions Capital Markets Asset Management Technology
image
Christopher Young
Executive Vice President of Business Development, Strategy and Ventures
Microsoft
image
Roman Regelman
Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Executive Officer of Asset Servicing & Head of Digital
BNY Mellon
image
Manisha Tank
TV Anchor & Correspondent
Moderator

8th Nov

Deep Dive
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Pitch Global FinTech Hackcelerator
Deep Dive
Associations, Accelerators & Incubators Banking & Financial Institutions Wealth Management Tech RegTech & SupTech InsurTech Identity Authentication & Authorisation Data & Analytics Cybersecurity Cloud Computing Advisory & Professional Services Legal Financial Training Green Finance Lending Payments Pensions Remittances Trade Finance Wealth Management Government Investments Venture Capital Family Offices Private Equity Retail, Marketplace and Merchants

The Global FinTech Hackcelerator publishes high-priority business challenges and invites FinTech solution providers with a market-ready solution from around the world to submit applications on how they intend to solve these challenges with their proprietary solutions. This year’s theme is “Harnessing Technology to Power Green Finance”. The competition comprises two parallel scouting programmes – the Local Programme, supported by Oliver Wyman, tackles problem statements originating from the finance industry in Singapore and globally; and the International Programme comprises of FinTech challenges organised by international partners. Watch the 20 finalists present their ground-breaking solutions that aim to accelerate the development of Green Finance to an esteemed panel of judges during the Global FinTech Hackcelerator Demo Day. The top three winners will walk away with S$50,000 each and a fast-tracked application process to receive a cash grant of up to S$200,000 under the MAS Financial Sector Technology and Innovation (FSTI) Proof-of-Concept Scheme.

8th Nov

Collaboration
11:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Collaborative Session In Partnership with Temasek: Digital Currencies: The Missing Puzzle Piece?
In partnership with Temasek
Technology Blockchain Banking & Financial Institutions Asset Management Government Investments
image
Cuy Sheffield
Vice President, Head of Crypto
Visa
image
Eric Anziani
Chief Operating Officer
Crypto.com
image
Kevin Lim
Director
Temasek
image
Yusho Liu
Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Hako Technology Pte Ltd
image
Sharon Paul
Head of Payments, Southeast Asia
Xfers
Moderator

There is growing interest and adoption of cryptocurrencies among consumers, businesses and governments. This trend shows no sign of slowing.

Why is there a need for digital currencies to fully harness the value of blockchain use-cases? We’ll examine the current state of play with examples and case studies of live usage, and how central banks are exploring the adoption of central bank digital currencies (CBDCs), and the future of digital currencies.

In Partnership With:
sponsor-image

Don’t miss an update, ever.
Join us here. Sign up today!

    Search...