A Brand New Experience: 5 Zones

This year we're introducing 5 specially curated Zones to make it easier for you to navigate the Festival, and drive exponential business development, partnership opportunities, investments and learning.


Technology Zone

The technology zone at SFF offers a comprehensive and immersive experience for attendees, providing a platform for in-depth exploration of the latest developments in technology, with a focus on Artificial Intelligence (AI), Web3

  • Technology Stage
    • AI & its Applications
    • Web3 Tech Stack
    • Digital Public Goods 
  • Technology Lounge 
    • Meet with like minded individuals
  • Technology Showcase
    • Discover the latest products and services from our partners

Founders Zone

A dedicated platform for financial services founders, entrepreneurs, and investors worldwide to connect. SFF 2023 will also see the return of The Founders Peak stage where exceptional founders share valuable insights on successful entrepreneurship. 

  • The Founders Peak 
    • Global entrepreneurial advice 
  • Investor Lounge
    • Meet with investors, partners and founders 
  • Investor Office Hours 
    • 1:1 advice and opportunities to meet with 100+ investors 
  • Startup Village 
    • Discover the latest early stage FinTechs 
  • TiE Global Summit
    • Connect with investors & entrepreneurs around the world

ESG Zone

Where ESG ecosystem stakeholders can connect, share, collaborate, and discuss the latest developments on all things ESG and FinTech. The zone is a platform for visitors to connect with financial institutions, ESG FinTechs, regulators and other stakeholders who are focused on ESG initiatives.

  • ESG Stage 
    • Conversations with experts and industry veterans on key developments in the ESG space
    • Insights on evolving investor sentiments towards and emerging technologies for ESG FinTechs
    • New initiatives supporting real economy corporates transition to a low carbon future
  • ESG Lounge 
    • Engage, network, collaborate and learn with the ESG community
  • Greenprint Hub Workshops
    • Deep dive into the latest concepts, products, services, and real use cases from aspiring solutions, and discover how they can help businesses address real ESG pain points

Regulation Zone

A space for policymakers and regulators to exchange knowledge and insights on their regulatory and development strategies. The zone will also feature RegTech and SupTech solutions. 

  • Regulation Stage
    • Securing the digital economy against modern risk & governance challenges 
    • RegTech & SupTech
    • Policy frameworks & cross-border collaboration
  • Regulation Office Hours 
    • 1:1 meetings with regulators and central bankers
  • RegTech & SupTech Showcase
    • Discover the latest products and services from our partners

Talent Zone

Expands on the signature Talent Pavilion to advance learning, upskilling, and the future of work by highlighting the talent development initiatives of the public and private sectors.

  • Talent Stage
    • Future of work 
    • Global FinTech Hackcelerator
    • PolyFinTech100
    • CODERHACKx 2023
  • Talent Pavilion
    • Showcase of Government and talent development initiatives of Institutes of Higher Learning (IHL) in Singapore.
    • Pick up a skill at the AI, Blockchain and Web3 workshops
  • Pay It Forward Lounge 
    • 1:1 mentoring sessions
  • Careers and Education Showcase
    • Meet recruiters and potential employers
    • Discover upskilling opportunities
  • Lunch and Learn 
    • Interact and gain insights from industry leaders
  • Mentor Office Hours with 100 Mentors